Court discharges PCN Commandant, Dickson Akoh of all Charges

The National Commandant of the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN), Amb. (Dr.) Dickson Akoh, was on Tuesday discharged of the 13-count criminal charges preferred against him by the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Kpotum Idris.

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CSOs Take Peace Corps Protests to Human Rights Commission

Coalition of Civil Society Organizations for Justice and Equity (CCSO-JE) has expressed displeasure over the Nigeria Police Force refusal to obey court orders to unseal the Peace Corps of Nigeria corporate headquarters located in Jabi, Abuja.

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NPC Bill Not Dead, Says PCN Commandant – Dickson Akoh

National Commandant of Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN), Amb. (Dr.) Dickson Akoh says the Bill to establish Nigerian Peace Corps was still on course and not dead, contrary to some media reports.

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Peace Corps of Nigeria Remains a Legal entity, Court says, reprimands Civil Defence

Despite the setback suffered by Nigerian Peace Corps Bill at the House of Representatives, on Thursday, a Federal High Court in Abuja, has declared that the Corps was a “lawfully registered organization that has the rights to carry out its programs in the country within the ambit of the law.

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Akoh Advises FG against Excess Spending on Existing Security Agencies.

The National Commandant of Peace Corps of Nigeria, Amb. Dr. Dickson Akoh, has advised the federal government against excessive spending on already existing security agencies.

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DECISIONS BY PEACE CORPS NIGERIA

Pursuant to the recent development affecting the Nigerian Peace Corps Bill (NPC), a joint meeting of the Board of Trustees, National Executive Council and State Commandants was held in Abuja to brainstorm on the way forward for the Corps.

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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 prophet never being honour in his own town”.

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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.

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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 unveiling ceremony, which took place during the National Executive Council/State Commandants’ Meeting held at the National Headquarters of the Corps, Gwarimpa Abuja, was witnessed by members of the Board of Trustees, National Executive Council Members and all the State Commandants.

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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 the police to leave the office headquarters despite a court ruling against the action. The office located at number 57 Iya Abubakar Crescent, off Alex Ekwueme way, opposite Jabi Lake, Jabi, Abuja, has been under lock and keys since Tuesday, February 28, when the Nigerian Police led other agencies to invade the premises and arrested Akoh and 49 others.

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