Peace Corps Award Ceremony – Dickson Akoh Applauded for Rural Development

Ogoli-Ugboju district area of Otukpo Local Government of Benue State, was over the weekend, 9th December 2017, a cynosure of National attention, as people thronged in, from far and near to defy the aged long maxim of “a… Read More

Peace Corps: Amb. Akoh Receives Sports Promoter’s Award

The National Commandant of the Peace Corps of Nigeria was on the 24th of November, 2017 presented with the Most Outstanding Grassroots Sports Promoters in Nigeria Award, under the Central Coordinating Committee of the Nigeria Sports Summit.

Peace Corps Changes Ceremonial Dress, warns against Illegal Production

It was a unique and colourful Tuesday morning being 21st November, 2017, as the National Commandant of the Peace Corps of Nigeria, Amb (Dr) Dickson A. O. Akoh, officially unveiled the new ceremonial dress of the Corps. The… Read More

I am resuming in my office – Peace Corps boss tells police IG

The National Commandant of Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN), Dickson Akoh, has declared that he would resume in his office in Abuja on Monday, November 13 despite police barricade. Akoh made this declaration following the alleged refusal of… Read More

Peace Corps wins N2bn Human Rights Suit against Nigerian Police

Today, the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) won its N2bn Human Rights Suit instituted against the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, the Nigerian Police Force and 4 others. The presiding Judge, Hon. Justice Gabriel Kolawole also gave a… Read More

Youths For Peace Organize Peace March

The Youths of Peace in collaboration with the National Youth Council of Nigeria; the Peace Corps of Nigeria, Ohaneze, Yoruba Youth Congress, Nigerian Youth Parliament and a host of other non governmental organisations today carried out a Peace… Read More

Peace Corps Celebrate International Peace Day

September 21 is celebrated as World Peace Day annually. The 2017 event, which had the theme ‘Together for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All’, was organised at the instance of the Peace Corps of Nigeria, under the… Read More

BREAKING: Senate finally passes Peace Corps bill

The Senate on Tuesday finally passed a bill to make the Nigerian Peace Corps a para-military agency. The Senate adopted the conference report on the bill to establish the Nigerian Peace Corps, after it was so advised by… Read More

SENATE 2019: AKOH ADVOCATES FOR OLD OKPOKWU AND OJU

SENATE 2019: AKOH ADVOCATES FOR OLD OKPOKWU AND OJU * Proposes An Endowment Fund to cater for Onov’s Children As the tussle for 2019 approaches, so many eavesdropping, particularly imagined fabrications, have filled the Benue political firmament. Amidst… Read More

The Police Treated us unfairly – Peace Corps Commandant, Dickson Akoh

The National Commandant of the Nigerian Peace Corps, Amb. (Dr.) Dickson Akoh, has described as crude and unjust, his arrest and detention alongside 47 others, by the Nigeria Police, saying they were manhandled. The Police, Army and Department… Read More