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Foundation Blames Child Upbringing, Poor Value System
Shafaqna
The foundation made this identification during its one- day sensitisation workshop at Owaza Community, Ukwa West Local Government Area, Abia State. Other factors identified.. . ....

Foundation Identifies Child Upbringing, Poor Value System As Factors Aggravating Crime In The Society
Global Villagel Nigeria
CLEEN Foundation has identified upbringing and childhood experience, poor value system,lack of transparency and accountability in our society as factors aggravating crime and criminality in our society.. . ....

Youths brainstorm on partnering with oil companies
Authorityl Nigeria
Oguta is notorious and considered volatile due to the activities of militants who go on rampage over perceived abandonment by oil companies. Disturbed by violence in oil producing communities, CLEEN Foundation, organized the workshop to reach out to all aggrieved groups.. . ....

STILL ON VOLUNTARY PRINCIPLES ON SECURITY ON HUMAN RIGHTS
Thewill Nigeria
This has substantially formed the basis of several sensitisations workshops held by a non-governmental organisation, NGO, CLEEN Foundation recently in oil communities of Owaza, Umuorie, and Umuokwor in Ukwa West Local Government of Abia State, Ohaji/Egbema in Imo State. . ....

Insecurity: Imo Monarch Petitions IGP
Leadership.ng
The traditional ruler of Umuokanne community, in the Ohaji/Egbema council area of Imo State, Eze (Dr) Cyriacus Nwokoma has appealed to . ....

Still on Voluntary Principles on Security on Human Rights
247ureports
This has substantially formed the basis of several sensitisations workshops held by a non-governmental organisation,NGO, CLEEN Foundation recently in oil communities of Owaza, Umuorie,and Umuokwor in Ukwa West Local Government of Abia State,Ohaji/Egbema in Imo State. . ....

INEC to be unbundled soon
Daily Trust
The Director General of The Electoral Institute (TEI) Professor Abubakar Momoh said this Thursday in Abuja at the stakeholders’ meeting and policy brief on “Election Violence and Mitigation Tool (EVMT)” organised by the Cleen Foundation, UKAID and TEI. ....

Arase’s Counter Insurgency, Anti- Kidnap And Anti- Corruption Efforts
PointBlank Newspaper
Since its inception few months ago as an online platform that runs 24/7, the response and feedback from Nigerians has been very encouraging. This real time, social media based platform is unique and ....

FG begins new training programme for police officers
TodayNG
Towards its criminal justice and police reform agenda, the federal government has commenced a new training initiative that will better equip the Nigeria Police Force to more effectively discharge its roles and functions....

FG begins new training programme for police officers
The Nation
Towards its criminal justice and police reform agenda, the federal government has commenced a new training initiative that will better equip the Nigeria Police Force to more effectively discharge its roles and functions.....

FG begins new training programme for police officers
TodayNG
Towards its criminal justice and police reform agenda, the federal government has commenced a new training initiative that will better equip the Nigeria Police Force to more effectively discharge its roles and functions....

CJN Urges Judges to Use Administration of Criminal Justice Act to Speed up Criminal Trials
Thisday
The debate about reform and decentralisation of policing in Nigeria dates back to before independence in 1960. ..... ........

Corruption: Presidency, police begin training of senior officers
Punch
The Federal Government has commenced a new training initiative that will better equip the Nigeria Police Force to discharge their duties.. ..... ........

Police Reform: What Does the Evidence Tell Us About State Policing?, By CLEEN Foundation and Olly Owen
Premiumtimes
The debate about reform and decentralisation of policing in Nigeria dates back to before independence in 1960. ..... ........

Policing and Donor Support in Nigeria: Deepening Knowledge Exchange
socsci
He has also worked with Nigeria’s CLEEN Foundation, a civil society organisation working on justice sector reform and aimed at improving public safety and security, the Police Service Commission and the National Human Rights Commission, to protect the police from political interference..... ........

Abia Oil Communities Advocate Community Policing
Universal Reporters
The communities made this appeal during a one day sensitisation workshop on voluntary principles on security and human rights organised by CLEEN Foundation.... ........

Abia oil communities advocate community policing
The Moment
Members of two oil producing communities in Abia State, Owaza and Umuorie both in Ukwa West local government area of the state have advocated the adoption of community policing to complement the efforts of the police and other security agencies in securing their environments.... ........

Oil spill hits Imo community, monarch raises alarm
National Daily
The traditional ruler of Umuokanne autonomous community, in the Ohaji/Egbema council area of Imo State HRH Eze Dr. Cyriacus M. Nwokoma has raised an alarm over the unbridled environmental degradation of the area by oil companies operating in the community... ........

CLEEN Foundation holds 2 day stakeholders’ dialogue on Civil Military Relations in Nigeria
Babsol Newspaper
The CLEEN Foundation has organised a two-day stakeholder dialogue in Abuja today on Civil Military Relation in Nigeria. The dialogue which had representatives of top security operatives, military and paramilitary in Nigeria such as Civil Defence Corp, Nigerian Army and other stakeholders in security .. ........

Insurgency: CLEEN Foundation Assures Civil/Military Collaboration
The Union
A Non-Governmental Organisation, NGO,CLEEN Foundation, has called for better relationship and collaboration between the masses and the military as one of the most effective and efficient ways in fighting insurgency, most especially in the North Eastern part of the country... ........

Group To Tackle Youth Restiveness In Imo Oil Communities
Nigerianewsflight
A group known as Oguta Human Rights Monitoring Committee has been set up in the Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State to monitor reported cases of Human Rights abuses in the area with particular emphases on voluntary principles (VPS).. ........

Abia Oil Communities Advocate Community Policing
Nigerian Voice
The communities made this appeal during a one day sensitisation workshop on voluntary principles on security and human rights organised by CLEEN Foundation. ........

The rejuvenating of the Nigeria Police
Daily Sun
IGP Solomon Arase indicated that the unit will take full advantage of ICT and social media platform to interface with the public and the police are poised to promptly address complaints received from the ........

How new police ombudsman CRU will function, by head
The Nation
Also recognised is the support of CLEEN Foundation for leading the way in assisting the Nigeria Police to set up the ‘stop-the-bribes’ social networking site which will form an integral component of the NPF Complaint Response Unit. .... .........

Group Urges Voters To Shun Corrupt Politicians In Future Elections
Leadership
Enwelum stated this in Enugu at the 2nd Enugu South Local Government Area Governance and Security Forum, organized by CLEEN Foundation with support from Ford Foundation... .........

Life or Death: Investigative Reporting in Nigeria
Thisday
A few weeks ago, a Nigerian journalist uncovered alleged cases of rape and sodomy in a boys' school in Kano, northern Nigeria. Reporting on a sensitive cultural taboo, the journalist discovered that .. .........

Training next set of tech savvy investigative reporters
The Nation
For five awesome days, 11 selected reporters from various news medium including the well acclaimed Al Jazeera took time off the rigours of normal reportorial duties to learn rudiments and innovative . . .........

Migration: ECOWAS takes citizens as centre of its policies
NewsWatch Times
The study carried out by CLEEN Foundation, in conjunction with the Open Society Foundations was conducted across five border crossing points across seven countries in the region.. . . .........

CLEEN Foundation holds Security talks in Nigeria
News Ghana
Nigeria has in recent years been battling different security and governance challenges which manifest in the form of impunity, mismanagement of resources, human rights violations, corruption, bad governance and insecurity. . . .........

Sexual violence, threat to child survival in sub-Saharan Africa – Don
New Telegrapragh
In a paper, titled: “Sexual Abuse of Children in Nigeria – The Effect,” which she delivered at a day sensitisation workshop on sexual and gender based violence in Nigeria organised by the Nigeria Police in collaboration with the CLEEN Foundation in Owerri.. . .........

Don laments spate of child abuse
The Nation
The workshop on sexual and gender-based violence in Nigeria was organised by the Nigeria Police in collaboration with CLEEN Foundation in Owerri.. . .........

Stop attacks on oil firms, monarch counsels Niger Deltans
Tribute Newspaper
Speaking on “Human Rights in the Extractive Sector” during a one-day sensitisation workshop on “Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights in the Ohaji Egbema Council Area” organised by the CLEEN Foundation .........

CLEEN Foundation sensitized Abia oil communities on Voluntary Principles on Security & Human Rights
Babsol Newspaper
The communities are Umuorie and Owaza, both in Ukwa West Local Government Area of Abia State. Inaugurating the committees during sensitisation workshops on Voluntary Principles on Security & Human Rights. .........

Foundation inaugurates human rights committees in Abia oil producing communities
The City Reporters
According to him, the committees would be interfacing with CLEEN Foundation periodically to review the reports of the human rights abuses and look for ways of addressing them.. .........

Imo Monarch Cautions Niger Delta Communities Over Violence With Oil Firms
All Africa
The monarch and an expert in educational technology gave the advice in his speech, "Human Rights in the Extractive Sector," at a one-day workshop on "Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights in the Ohaji Egbema council organised by the "CLEEN Foundation. . .........

Monarch decries violence against oil firms in N’Delta
Nigerian Pilot
The traditional ruler of Umuokanne Community in Ohaji Egbema Local Government Area of Imo State, Eze Cyriacus M. Nwokoma has condemned the violent attacks on top personnel of oil companies operating in the region........

NGO: Tackling Youth Restiveness In Imo Oil Communities
Daily Independent
The Oguta ancient kingdom in Imo State is undoubtedly a settlement of note, East of the Niger and beyond. Blessed with abundant human and material resources with enviable serenity and topography, Oguta is the largest oil producing community in Imo State and thus, plays host to a number of . .........

Monarch cautions Niger Delta communities against violence with oil firms
The Nation
Traditional ruler of Umuokanne Community, in the Ohaji Egbema council area of Imo State, Eze Dr. Cyriacus Nwokoma has advised communities in the Niger Delta region to shun all forms of violence and confrontation in their agitations.. .........

Ngo to resolve conflicts in Imo communities
Tribune
Communities currently engulfed in one form of conflict or the other in Imo State, Maka Ndigbo learnt, might soon heave a sigh of relief as a non-governmental organisation (NGO), CLEEN Foundation, has taken up the challenge of restoring peace and tranquility to such communities. .........

Community, NGO partner on security
Newtelegraph
Community Leaders in Ebonyi state and a nongovernmental organisation, Cleen Foundation, yesterday partnered on crime prevention in the rural areas. The community leaders and the NGO struck the deal during a seminar organised by the foundation at Ugbodo, the headquarters of Ebonyi local government .........

Community, NGO signs MOU on crime prevention
Daily Times
Speaking on the degeneration of societal value in the country, Programme officer of Cleen Foundation Ifeanyi Anyanwu, a nongovernmental organization made this known in Abakaliki yesterday during a workshop organized by the organization.........

Why crime persists — NGO
Newtelegraph
Speaking on the degeneration of societal value in the country, Programme officer of Cleen Foundation Ifeanyi Anyanwu, a nongovernmental organization made this known in Abakaliki yesterday during a workshop organized by the organization.........

Nigerian President Declares War Against Corruption
Africanleadership
President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted a seven-member committee to advise him on his plans to tackle corruption.........

Why crime persists
Thenation
A Poor value system, poor child-upbringing, lack of transparency and accountability have been identified as the major causes of crime.........

Buhari Constitutes Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption
Thisday
Etannibi Alemika is a professor of Criminology and Sociology of Law, specialising in criminology, sociology of law, criminal justice reform, policy and practice, and security governance. .. . .. .........

Enugu communities bemoan police attitude in crime prevention, control
Guardian
In a paper on crime and its prevention Mr. Ifeanyi Anyanwu, Programme Officer, CLEEN Foundation, highlighted factors that aggravate crime to include upbringing and childhood experience. .. . .. .........

The New FRSC Driver’s Licence
Daily Independent
A concerned NGO, CLEEN Foundation, reportedly did a study on driver’s licence issuance in the country recently, in conjunction with the FRSC, and came out with findings that the process had been purloined by high charges and delay in issuance. .. . .. .........

NGO to partner FG on youth employment
National Mirrior
Cleen Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, NGO, has indicated intention to partner with the Federal Government in tackling corruption and the problem of youth unemployment in the country. .... . .. .........

IGP orders cancellation of discriminatory Police regulations against women
Uncova
CLEEN Foundation said these could be achieved through the “Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights.” The Voluntary Principles project essentially .... . .. .........

Foundation holds workshop for rural people on firm, community relationship in Abia
Vanguard
CLEEN Foundation said these could be achieved through the “Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights.” The Voluntary Principles project essentially .... . .. .........

Death Toll in Pre-Election Violence Underscores Nigeria's Political Animosities
Chicagochronicle
CLEEN Foundation, a nonprofit organization that champions public safety, has classified 21 of Nigerias 36 states as violence-prone because of their political tensions and histories of electoral violence... . .. .........

NGO rates conduct of security personnel on election polls as good
NAN
The CLEEN Foundation, an NGO on Wednesday said the conduct of security personnel across the country during the May 28 elections was ``good’’, putting it at 89 per cent.. . .. .........

#NIGERIADECIDES 2015 Kemi Okenyodo of CLEEN Foundation on Security
Sahara Reporter
Kwesi Baako interviews the Executive Director of CLEEN Foundation Kemi Okenyodo as she discusses the role of CLEEN Foundation during the electoral process in Nigeria.. . .. .........

CLEEN Foundation’s preliminary statement on Nigeria’s 2015 elections
Babsol
As in every election since 2003, CLEEN Foundation deployed observers during the Presidential and National Assembly elections held on Saturday 28th March, 2015. With support from Justice for All (J4A) . .........

CLEEN Foundation's preliminary statement on Nigeria's 2015 elections
Worldstage
CLEEN Foundation recruited, trained and mobilised a team of five hundred and twelve election observers to observe the conduct of security personnel in order to measure their effectiveness and adherence to the benchmark of acceptable behaviour... . .. .........

Security During Nigeria’s 2015 National Elections: What Should We Expect From the Police?
CNA
Violence before, during, and after elections has been a feature of Nigeria’s political landscape since the 1940s. The federal government’s first line of defense against election violence is the Nigeria Police .........

2015: Military rule not an option for Nigerians- Afrobarometer survey
City Voice
Despite the challenges facing the country’s democracy, Nigerians still prefer their elected representatives to military rule, a survey conducted by Afrobarometer and the CLEEN Foundation has shown. . .. .........

General Elections And Security Threat Assessment
Theunion
With barely eight days to the general elections, a group, the “CLEEN Foundation,” has released its 10th edition of the Election Security Threat Assessment (STA) which identified violent hot sports and .........

Video: Survey: Polls not effective in changing poor leadership
TV360
As Nigerians prepare to vote less than 5 Days away, a group known as AFROBAROMETER in collaboration with The Cleen Foundation carried out a survey to show if Nigerians actually consider the . .. .........

Electoral Violence: Is The Peace Accord Failing?
Leadership
But if these figures are anything to go by, a research conducted by CLEEN Foundation revealed that the national aggregation of the STAs revealed that 11 out the 37 states and the FCT .. .........

Poll: Security agencies to synergise against violence in Ughelli
NationalMirror
Barely a week to the Presidential election, Security agencies in Ughelli North Council Area in Delta State comprising men of the 222 Battalion, Nigerian Police, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps. .. .........

CLEEN Foundation's Election Security Threat Assessment: Towards 2015 Elections
nigeriaelections
The CLEEN Foundation held their Public Presentation of the 10th Security Threat Assessments (STA) on Monday. This edition analyzes key trends that could pose a threat ahead of the rescheduled .. .........

Survey Reveals Mixed Views on Nigeria’s Democracy, Officials
voanews
A new survey by the non-partisan Afrobarometer finds wide support for democracy among Nigerians preparing to held to the polls in Saturday’s election. c .. .........

Hate campaign speeches: Group calls for erring media sanction
newswatchtimes
Following the harsh campaign strategies employed by the two major political parties, using the core and social media, a group has called for severe punishment for media houses that violate the basic .. .........

Hate Speech: Cleen Foundation seeks sanction of media houses
City Voice
The CLEEN Foundation has called on the Advertising Practitioners Council Of Nigeria and the Nigeria Broadcasting Corporation to be alive to their responsibility as the 2015 general election approaches... .........

Nigeria's pre-election pulse: Mixed views on democracy and accountability
modernghana
As Nigerians prepare to vote in the 2015 general elections, Afrobarometer survey findings show that support for democracy remains the majority view, though weaker than two years ago and tempered by high.. .........

More Nigerians Will Vote In 2015 Election – Study
ICIR Nigeria
In feeling the pulse of Nigerians ahead of the 2015 general elections, a survey released by the Cleen Foundation shows that 89 per cent of Nigerians are willing to vote in the coming general elections. .........

Nigerians await 2015 polls amid threat of violence
Daily Trust
In its January 2015 Security Threat Assessment Towards 2015 Elections, the CLEEN Foundation identified six major threats to security within the next few days to the elections, including dangerous and hate speeches by politicians, youths and at the lower levels of the states .........

INEC and the mechanisms for secure and violence-free elections
Nigerian InsightThe INEC Electoral Institute (TEI), in collaboration with CLEEN Foundation and other development partners and agencies, is saddled with the responsibility of providing . .........

Parties, stakeholders express different views
Punch
A coalition of 60 election observers, under the aegis of Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, has called for the resignation of all the military chiefs and heads of security agencies, including the Police following .........

Defy the military and conduct elections, Group tells INEC
Premium Times
Sixty civil society groups organized in support of credible and transparent elections in Nigeria called in Abuja, Saturday, for the resignation of military chiefs and security heads including the Police “on account of .........

ACCORD/TfP co-hosts experts’ roundtable on developing a Conduct and Discipline Framework for the AU PSOs
Training for peace
The overarching purpose of the roundtable was to strengthen the existing conduct and discipline mechanisms of AU PSOs through validation and interrogation of the draft documents already prepared. .........

Implications Of Electoral Violence For The 2015 General Elections In Nigeria
Thenigerianvoice
With the benefit of hindsight and after a pain-staking research, CLEEN Foundation, in its ‘Third Security Threat Assessment’ projected that electoral violence is most likely to occur in 15 Nigerian most volatile .........

Security Chiefs Put Pressure On Me To Shift Polls – Jega
Naijaloaded
The NIGERIA Civil Society Situation Room (Situation Room) this afternoon, Saturday, 7th February 2015 met with the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and with all of . .........

Mixed reactions trail shift of election dates
National Daily
The civil society groups under the aegis of the Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room (Situation Room) in a statement on Saturday by Agianpe Ashang, a‎ Senior Programme Officer, Policy and Legal .........

89% of electorate will vote —Report
Tribune
A recent survey jointly carried out by The Afrobarometer and CLEEN Foundation (formerly the Centre for Law Enforcement Education), based in Lagos State through practical sampling has described the .........

Nigeria’s politics fast becoming a storm –CLEEN Foundation
National Mirrors
A non governmental organisation, CLEEN Foundation has said security threats influence Nigeria politics and are fast becoming the storms that must be dis encumbered through multi stakeholders corporation .........

INEC, not ready for credible elections –Survey
Newswatch Times
A recent survey jointly carried out by The Afrobarometer and CLEEN Foundation (formerly the Centre for Law Enforcement Education), based in Lagos State through practical sampling has described the .........

89% of electorate will vote —Report
Tribune
CLEEN Foundation, in partnership with the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA), has, in a fresh report, indicated that 89 per cent of voters are willing to exercise their franchise in the forthcoming g . .........

Nigeria Set for Closest Election Ever –Survey Reveals
Westernpost Nigeria
Fieldwork for Afrobarometer Round 6 fieldwork in Nigeria was conducted by Practical Sampling International (PSI) in collaboration with the CLEEN Foundation. PSI interviewed 2,400 adult Nigerians betwee. . .........

Afrobarometer survey put Jonathan, Buhari in dead heat
City Voice
Fieldwork for Afrobarometer Round 6 in Nigeria was conducted by Practical Sampling International (PSI) in collaboration with the CLEEN Foundation. . .........

February Date for General Elections Sacrosanct
Realnews Magazine
A survey by a pan-African non-partisan research network, Afrobarometre, has revealed that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the All Progressives Congress, APC, are likely going to get 42 per . .........

Civil Society Situation Room Raises Alarm On Threats To Nigerian Elections Using Courts
Saharareporters
The Situation Room is made up of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) working in support of credible and transparent elections in Nigeria . .........

As survey predicts close contest in presidential polls
Daily Independent
A survey conducted by Afrobarometer, an African-led, non-partisan research network, in collaboration with CLEEN Foundation survey shows that the two main contenders in the presidential race are running......

Nigeria’s February presidential election to be the keenest contested ever— Survey
Premiumtimes
A survey by a pan-African non-partisan research network, Afrobarometre, has revealed that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the All Progressives Congress, APC, are likely going to get 42 per . .........

Nigeria Heads For Closest Election On Record
Nairaland
Afrobarometer, which made public the result of its research on the forthcoming presidential election in Nigeria, said the survey which it conducted two months before the elections showed a highly . .........

Afrobarometer Survey-Election Too Close To Call
Africanripples
As part of its Election Security Management Project, CLEEN Foundation in the eighth edition of its election security threat assessment towards 2015, has highlighted major threats to peaceful and credible co .........

Elections 'too close to call' in Nigeria, says major survey
NationalDaily
As part of its Election Security Management Project, CLEEN Foundation in the eighth edition of its election security threat assessment towards 2015, has highlighted major threats to peaceful and credible co .........

2015 Polls Will Be Fiercely Contested , Study Reveals
CompleteNews
As part of its Election Security Management Project, CLEEN Foundation in the eighth edition of its election security threat assessment towards 2015, has highlighted major threats to peaceful and credible co .........

2015 Election Security Threat Assessment
Leadership
As part of its Election Security Management Project, CLEEN Foundation in the eighth edition of its election security threat assessment towards 2015, has highlighted major threats to peaceful and credible co .........

2015 election:States prone to violence
Newswatchtimes
According to CLEEN Foundation, these states are on RED Alert: From North Central zone of the country, to the North East, to the North West and from some states in South- South to few states in the south .........

Much Ado About Imo PDP Governorship Ticket
Daily Independent
CLEEN Foundation, has designed a project to facilitate governance and security forums in few selected local government areas in the South East, with the first phase of the project already implemented .........

INEC ‘got more than 6,000 applications to monitor election’
The Cable
The official disclosed, however, that civil society organisations and groups with political affiliations were not accredited as observers of the elections........

Annan to Hold Roundtable on 2015 Elections
Thisday
The statement said “Annan has been invited to deliver the keynote address at a roundtable conference with different CSOs. Annan’s wealth of knowledge and experience in promoting and protecting the ........

Drivers’ license: FRSC warns Nigerians to stop patronising touts
Sundiata Post
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Friday urged Nigerians to report any of its officers caught engaging in dubious practices in the ongoing issuance of the new driver’s license.......

Foundation, FRSC hold sensitisation workshop on obtaining driver’s licence in Owerri
Daily Independent
The programme manager of CLEEN Foundation, Mr. Ifeanyi Anyanwu, urged Imo indigenes and Nigerians to know the procedures for obtaining their individual driver’s licence. ........

Foundation, FRSC hold sensitisation workshop on obtaining driver’s licence in Owerri
Daily Independent
The programme manager of CLEEN Foundation, Mr. Ifeanyi Anyanwu, urged Imo indigenes and Nigerians to know the procedures for obtaining their individual driver’s licence. ........

Drivers’ Licence: FRSC Warns Nigerians Against Patronising Touts
The Tide News
The partnership between FRSC and the CLEEN Foundation is to sensitise the motoring public on procedures for obtaining the new national driver’s license. ........

Monitors List Threats To 2015 Elections
Leadership
The 2011 post-election violence that followed the announcement of presidential election results has remained a sore point in that years election. ........

10 national emergencies next president will face
Dailytrust
A recent report by a non-governmental organisation, CLEEN Foundation said election violence is likely to occur in 15 states in 2015. ........

2015 Presidency: Jonathan’s Incumbency, Buhari’s Appeal
Leadership
CLEEN Foundation in the seventh edition of its 2015 Election Security Threat Assessment report submitted that vote rigging or perceived rigging will be the major trigger ........

FRSC, CLEEN seek stress-free drivers licence procurement
Daily Newswatch Times
Last week in Lagos State, the Sector Command, CLEEN Foundation, Journalists and members of the National Youth Service Commission, NYSC, took to the streets in Lagos State on sensitisation . ........

Drivers’ license: FRSC warns Nigerians to stop patronising touts
NAN
Omeje said that the corps' partnership with the CLEEN Foundation would further reduce corruption in the acquisition of of the document. ........

NGO holds seminar on electoral violence in Imo
Daily Independent
Desirous to ensure free and fair election in various parts of Imo State, a non-governmental organization with the aim at promoting public safety, security and access to justice in the country and the ........

IGP directs Zonal AIGs, Command CPs, all police officers to uphold human rights
Babsol Newspaper
The well thought out document was produced with support from Altus Global Alliance, Department of Foreign International Development (DFID), Cleen Foundation, Justice for All Nigeria (J4A)........

IGP directs top officers, others to uphold human rights
Tribune Newspaper
According to a statement issued and signed by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Ag. CP Emmanuel Ojukwu, “the well thought out document was produced with support from Altus Global Alliance, Department of Foreign International Development (DFID), Cleen Foundation, Justice for All Nigeria (J4A) ........

Foundation moves to empower human rights defenders in Nigeria
Daily Newswatch
Recently, CLEEN Foundation in partnership with the British High Commission in Nigeria opened a series of training workshops for Human Rights’ Defenders from North East Nigeria in Abuja.. ........

Fashola creates sex offenders register, chides banks for misusing female staff
The News
Mr Ipaye stressed that the DSVRT under the aegis of the Attorney General’s Office is in partnership with several organizations like the Lagos State Area Metropolitan Transport Authority (LAMATA) LAGBUS, Cleen Foundation... ........

Foundation moves to empower human rights defenders in Nigeria
Daily Newswatch
Recently, CLEEN Foundation in partnership with the British High Commission in Nigeria opened a series of training workshops for Human Rights’ Defenders from North East Nigeria in Abuja.. ........

Nigeria seeks to curb police corruption
The Africareport
A report prepared this year by a group of civil society organizations comprising CLEEN Foundation (Nigeria), Partners for Democratic Change (United States), Campaign for Good Governance (Sierra Leone), Institute for War and Peace Reporting (United States) and BudgIT (Nigeria) exposed what it maintained . ........

Responses to Information Requests
Canada.ca
The CLEEN Foundation's 2013 National Crime and Safety Survey sampled 11,518 Nigerians who were interviewed, and found that nationally, three percent of respondents had been victims of . ........

32 Countries Where Global Warming Could Make Violence Worse
Motherjones
There are now more clashes between farmers and nomadic herders over ever-dwindling agricultural land, and economic hardships in the country are boosting Boko Haram's recruitment efforts. Eichelberger quoted Oluwakemi Okenyodo, the executive director of CLEEN Foundation. ........

How FG is killing war against corruption
Daily Trust
A report prepared this year by a group of civil society organizations comprising CLEEN Foundation (Nigeria), Partners for Democratic Change (United States), Campaign for Good Governance (Sierra Leone), Institute for War and Peace Reporting (United States) and BudgIT (Nigeria) exposed what it maintained . ........

2015: Adamawa in the eye of storm
Daily Newswatch
As the 2015 general election draws closer, the possibility of achieving a peaceful election during the period is not certain considering the dreaded activities of the outlawed sectarian organisation named Boko Haram. . ........

2015 Elections will Be Accepted and Safe, IG Promises
Thisday
The Inspector General of Police (IG), Suleiman Abba, has promised that the 2015 general elections will be devoid of any form of rancour and will be accepted by all. . ........

Mapping efforts against armed violence in Nigeria
Action on Armed Violence
The CLEEN Foundation finds that the incident of domestic violence is highest in the South West. Almost half, or 42% of its respondents indicated being a victim of in 2011.......

CLEEN Foundation Assesses Election Security Threat In Adamawa State
Babsol Newspaper
Since March 2014, the Access Nigeria (AccessNG) project is working with 12 civil society organisations (CSOs) to collaboratively access information from the government agencies at the fore of the fight against corruption and trans-national organized crimes (TOC) in Nigeria. The four focal public agencies ........

Accessing Information In Nigeria Report
Spyghana
Since March 2014, the Access Nigeria (AccessNG) project is working with 12 civil society organisations (CSOs) to collaboratively access information from the government agencies at the fore of the fight against corruption and trans-national organized crimes (TOC) in Nigeria. The four focal public agencies ........

2015 Elections: Group highlights factors that could make or mar it
Dailynewswatch
Elections in Nigeria since independence have been characterised by electoral flaws, irregularities in result figures churned out by different electoral bodies that have conducted the elections and inconclusive results.......

2015 Poll: CLEEN Foundation Predicts Increase in Violent Crimes
Thisday
A CLEEN Foundation report on security ahead of the 2015 general election has shown that incidents of politics-induced assassinations, kidnappings, armed robbery and bombings may escalate as the political campaigns begin. ...............

2015 Poll: CLEEN Foundation Predicts Increase in Violent Crimes
Codewit World News
A CLEEN Foundation report on security ahead of the 2015 general election has shown that incidents of politics-induced assassinations, kidnappings, armed robbery and bombings may escalate as the political campaigns begin. ...............

2015: INEC urged to suspend new polling units till after elections
Dailytrust
Ahead of the 2015 General Elections the Centre for Law Enforcement Education (CLEEN Foundation) has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to stay actions on the proposed 30,027 additional Polling Units (PUs) till after the elections to calm frayed nerves and concentrate on other issues to enhance success of the elections...............

2015: Stakeholders warn against engaging youths in violence
Punch
The stakeholders’ advice followed a recent report by a Non-Governmental Organisation, CLEEN Foundation, which says that electoral violence is likely to occur in 15 states during the 2015 general elections..............

Prevent corruption, don’t just treat it – A case study
Thescoopng
CLEEN Foundation, one of our AccessNG_SL partners, to train Nigerian civil society representatives on effective approaches to accessing information from justice and security sector agencies...............

Poll shows change in Nigerians’ position on fuel subsidy removal
sweetcrudereports
The stakeholders’ advice followed a recent report by a Non-Governmental Organisation, CLEEN Foundation, which says that electoral violence is likely to occur in 15 states during the 2015 general elections..............

Scary statistics on rape of minors, others
The Nation
CLEEN Foundation said. The incidence of rape in the region was higher than the national average by 100 per cent. The survey showed that the national average of victims was five per cent .............

Domestic Violence Against Women: Any End In Sight?
Leadership
She came close to tears as she told her story in her shop in one of the shopping centres in Abuja, and had to pause intermittently, to get a hold on her emotions..............

Nigerian, Sierra Leonean Journalists Learn Investigative Skills
AllAfrica
Journalists in Nigeria and Sierra Leone and Nigeria say they plan to apply newly-acquired investigative reporting techniques to uncover wrongdoing in each country..............

Election observers flay use of masks by security operatives during Osun poll
Dailypost
Nwagu added that there is the need to improve the quality of the voter register and minimise incidents of voter exclusion because of missing or inaccurate data, noting that; “the deployment strategy.............

Election Observers Decry Deployment Of Masked Security Operatives
Leadership
Election observers, under the aegis of CLEEN Foundation, have said that the deployment of masked security operatives as it obtained during the August 9 governorship election..............

Osun Election: Seven potential ‘flashpoints’ identified in state
Premiumtimes
CLEEN believes any perceived act of prejudice or bias by security agents in favour or against any of the contestants can result in breakdown of law and order .............

Revealed: Top Reasons That May Cause Political Violence In Osun Governorship Election – Study!
Osun Defender
According to the CLEEN Foundation’s Election Security Brief, unguarded statements, inflammatory and inciting comments by political gladiators in the state are contributory factors to violence..............

Osun Guber Election: INEC Releases List of 20 Participating Parties, Candidates
Thisday
With a little over a week to the August 9 governorship election in Osun State, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday released the list of the 20 political parties and .............

INEC accredits 29 observer groups for Osun governorship election
Premiumtimes
The executive director appealed to INEC, the National Orientation Agency, Civil Society Organisations and political parties to carry out massive voter education to guarantee violence-free election in the.............

Osun Election: Group urges INEC to Distribute Permanent Voters card now
Osun Defender
The executive director appealed to INEC, the National Orientation Agency, Civil Society Organisations and political parties to carry out massive voter education to guarantee violence-free election in the.............

Osun Election:Distribute Permanent Voters card now, Group urges INEC
Vanguard
The Executive Director of the foundation, Ms Kemi Okenyodo, made the call on Monday in Abuja at public presentation of the 4th Security Threat Assessment Report for 2015 elections. Okenyodo said the call became necessary to make sure that all eligible voters in the state exercise their constitutional ...............

Crowd control, challenge for security operatives – CLEEN Foundation
Daily Independent
CLEEN Foundation, one of the organisations accredited by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to specifically monitor the conduct of security officials during last Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo State, said crowd control remains a challenge for security operatives. ...............

Use Of Federal Might Against Opposition Threat To 2015 Election – Report
Leadership
A security threat assessment report has revealed that alleged use of federal might in crushing opposition may be the greatest threat to the successful conduct of the 2015 general election.................

Gov-elect, Fayose Meets Fayemi Over Transition Committee
Leadership
Winner of last Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State, Mr Ayo Fayose, yesterday held a meeting with the defeated All Progressives Congress APC candidate and incumbent governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi over the setting up of a transition committee.................

Ekiti poll: Why APC should allow peace to reign
Sun news
Concerned Civil Society leaders have enjoined the House of Representatives to listen to the voice of reason and withdraw a Bill for an Act to Regulate the Acceptance and Utilisation of Finance/Material Contributions of Donor Agencies to Voluntary Organisations and for Matters Related Connected therewith................

CSOs Flay Bill Seeking to Regulate Donor Financial Assistance
Thisday
Concerned Civil Society leaders have enjoined the House of Representatives to listen to the voice of reason and withdraw a Bill for an Act to Regulate the Acceptance and Utilisation of Finance/Material Contributions of Donor Agencies to Voluntary Organisations and for Matters Related Connected therewith................

Observer group wants electoral offenders prosecuted
Tribune
ONE of the accredited observer groups that monitored Ekiti election, the Cleen Foundation, has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to arrest and prosecute electoral offenders apprehended before and during the June 21 governorship election in the state...............

CLEEN Foundation’s Preliminary Statement On The Conduct Of Security Officials During Ekiti State Guber Election
Thegazellenews
Although 18 political parties fielded candidates for the Ekiti State gubernatorial election, the contest was however perceived as mostly between three parties/candidates; Incumbent governor Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Opeyemi Bamidele of Labour Party (LP) and Ayo Fayose of the ..............

Cleen Foundation demands prosecution of electoral offenders
Punch
Cleen Foundation has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission to arrest and prosecute electoral offenders arrested before and during the June 21 governorship election in Ekiti State...............

CLEEN Foundation’s Preliminary Statement On The Conduct Of Security Officials During Ekiti State Guber Election
Babsol
CLEEN Foundation implemented a number of integrated activities aimed at contributing to public safety and security during the election in Ekiti State..............

Rising insecurity: Security agents can’t do it alone
Newtelegraph
As the ‘Bring Back Our Girls’ mantra continues to resonates across the Nigerian federation, members of the civil society organizations in West Africa have teamed up to brainstorm on how to respond to the rising trend of violent conflicts and its attendant threats to regional security..............

Why young men join Boko Haram –Report
Punch
The United States of America’s Institute of Peace has identified religious ignorance, grinding poverty, unemployment and illiteracy as reasons why Boko Haram has continued to be successful in recruiting young men into its ranks of deadly foot soldiers and potential suicide bombers..............

Interim Statement By Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room In Respect Of The Gubernatorial Election In Ekiti State
Sahara Reporter
Beginning from June 18, 2014, the Nigerian Civil Society Situation Room (Situation Room) comprising more than 60 civic organizations observed the electioneering developments in Ekiti State, including the governorship election held on June 21, 2014.............

Preliminary Statement By Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room In Respect Of The Gubernatorial Election In Ekiti State
Sahara Reporter
The Nigerian Civil Society Situation Room (Situation Room) comprising more than 60 civic organisations are observing the Ekiti State governorship election holding throughout the State. Observers have been deployed across the 16 LGAs.............

Group raises alarm over coming Ekiti election amidst security threats
Daily Newswatch
As preparations for the much awaited Ekiti State governorship election scheduled for June 21, 2014, continues, it’s expected that much effort has been committed to have a free and fair election............

Security report highlights potential flashpoints
Guardian
Ahead of gubernatorial election in Ekiti State this weekend, a security report by independent observers has identified potential trouble spots that security agencies must watch out for to forestall electoral violence. ...........

Ekiti Election: Foundation Urges Security Agencies To Brace Up For Electoral Violence
Eloti tV
Chances are high that the Ekiti State governorship election, which is only 12 days away, will be marred by the state’s long-running history of electoral violence, so security agencies must be well prepared for all ...........

Analysis of 2014 Appropriation Bill For Anticorruption Agencies
thegazellenews
The budget of the three agencies combined is less than half the budget of The Ministry of Niger Delta at N111bn or the N100bn allocated to National Assembly for constituency projects without details on ...........

Analysis of 2014 Appropriation Bill For Anticorruption Agencies
Babsol
The Access Nigeria and Access Sierra Leone is an Accountable Governance for Justice and Security (AGJS) project. The project is being implemented by a consortium made up of CLEEN Foundation...........

Ekiti Election: Foundation Urges Security Agencies To Brace Up For Electoral Violence
Babsol
Non-governmental organization, CLEEN Foundation, gave the advice in the latest edition of its Election Security Brief (ESB), obtained by SaharaReporters..................

Jonathan Approves Self-Accounting Status For Nigeria Police
Daily Times
The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar, says President Goodluck Jonathan has approved a self-accounting status for the police.................

Ekiti Election: Foundation Urges Security Agencies To Brace Up For Electoral Violence
Sahara Reporter
Chances are high that the Ekiti State governorship election, which is only 12 days away, will be marred by the state’s long-running history of electoral violence, so security agencies must be well prepared .................

Enugu govt threatens to disband illegal vigilance groups
The Sun
Enugu State Government has condemned the operation of illegal vigilance groups in the state, warning that those caught in the act risk prosecution................

West Africa civil society groups to partner govt in fighting terror
CityVoice
The activists made the pledge at the end of a training programme organized by the Altus Global Alliance and the CLEEN Foundation to assist governments in checking rising cases of violent conflicts in the sub-region.
The five day capacity building, according to Kemi Okenyodo, . ...............

Altus Global Alliance, CLEEN Foundation hold training on security sector governance in West Africa
Babsol
The Altus Global Alliance and CLEEN Foundation are organizing a week long capacity building regional training on “Tools for Monitoring and Advocacy on Security Sector Governance in West Africa”. ...............

Altus Global Alliance, CLEEN Foundation hold training on security sector governance in West Africa
Worldstage Group
The Altus Global Alliance and CLEEN Foundation are organizing a week long capacity building regional training on “Tools for Monitoring and Advocacy on Security Sector Governance in West Africa”. ...............

CLEEN Foundation organizes capacity building for CSOs
Spy Ghana
The Altus Global Alliance and CLEEN Foundation are organizing a week long capacity building regional training on “Tools for Monitoring and Advocacy on Security Sector Governance in West Africa”. ...............

Okiro tasks police officers on professionalism
Daily Independent
Former Inspector General of Police and chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC), Mike Okiro, has advised serving police officers to always apply professionalism and ethical standards ...............

What Is Boko Haram?
Yahoo News
One of the most infamous terrorist organizations in Africa today, Boko Haram has achieved international notoriety for its recent murders, kidnappings and violence................

Rejoinder: Boko Haram reflects flaws in Islam
Vibeghana
Bad governance, corruption, persistent economic hardship, and rising inequality have fostered the growth of radical extremist groups. A Nigerian bishop characterized Boko Haram as “a resistance ................

How Nigerians can thwart Boko Haram
CSMONITOR
Foreign help for Nigeria to rescue the girls abducted by Boko Haram only highlights the government's failings, notably corruption. To dry up support for such militant groups, Nigerians must put an end to graft ...............

Justice For All Foundation Donates To VPS
Spy Ghana
According to the Component Lead Consultant, Mrs. Josephine Effah-Chukwuma, over the years, the important role being played by vigilante groups in ensuring public safety and security in inner cities.........

Justice for All (J4A) to support the development of voluntary policing sector (VPS) groups in Niger State.
Babsol Newspaper
The Justice for All (J4A) programme of the Department for International Development, DFID is donating equipment to some VPS groups in Niger State under its Component Intervention Plan (CIP) that ...............

Nigeria's Boko Haram: Who Are They and What Do They Want?
National Ggeographic
Outrage over the kidnapping of nearly 300 Nigerian schoolgirls continued to intensify Wednesday as relatives and supporters of the girls planned a protest in the capital, Abuja. The kidnapping ...............

CLEEN lists threats to 2015 polls
Weekly Trust
The Centre for Law Enforcement Education (CLEEN Foundation), yesterday said the activities of non-state actors especially those involved in security like the Civilian JTF tackling Boko Haram and the rising ...............

Nigeria: 15 states most prone to electoral violence – Report
Babsol
The organization stated that the parameters used for the categorization include: history of violence, degree of control by incumbent and relationship with the federal Government, stability of internal state party ...........

CLEEN foundation calls for adequate election preparation
AIT
The CLEEN foundation in its third security threat assessment ahead of the election wants key players including security agencies, INEC, and political parties to add the issue of conflict management in..............

Synopsis 3rd Security Threat Assessment
SpyGhana
The security situation has been dominated by the cases of cattle rustling, banditry, assassinations, ritual killings, political skirmishes and rape. Two different cases of violence in March 2014 killed over 200..............

Nigeria: 15 states most prone to electoral violence – Report
Premium Times
Electoral violence is most likely to occur in 15 Nigerian states during the 2015 general elections, a research by a non-governmental organisation has shown...............

Nigeria: 15 states most prone to electoral violence – Report
Premium Times
Electoral violence is most likely to occur in 15 Nigerian states during the 2015 general elections, a research by a non-governmental organisation has shown...............

Rights Commission To Develop Guidelines For Detention Facilities Improvement
Channels
The National Human Rights Commission in Nigeria has announced plans to develop guidelines for the improvement of detention facilities in police stations across the country..............

Waiting For Fruits From Police Station Visitors’ Week
Leadership
The results of the 2013 Police station Visitors’ Week pulled some surprises with Karu Police station located in an Abuja suburb scoring 100 per cent in each of the five categories of assessment. ..............

Rights Commission releases report on police, rates Abuja, Lagos high
Completenews
The National Human Rights Commission has released its report on the inspection of police stations across the nation. The exercise was conducted from 18-23 November, 2013.............

Release Of Results Of Police Station Visitation Conducted By National Human Rights Commission In Nigeria
Babsol News
The visitation to police stations was conducted in line with the Commission’s legal mandate as stated in Section 6 (1) [d] of the National Human Rights Commission (Amendment) Act 2011, which empowers the Commission to visit prisons, police cells and other places of detention in order to ascertain ............

NHRC: Most Nigerian Police Stations Perform Below Acceptable Standards
Thisday
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has said that only 10 police stations out of 369 assessed in 21 state police commands performed credibly under five areas of key indicators.The findings of a research, which was jointly conducted by the commission and Altus Global Alliance, were released yesterday............

Human Rights Commission Release Police Visitation Report
spyghana
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has said that only 10 police stations out of 369 assessed in 21 state police commands performed credibly under five areas of key indicators.The findings of a research, which was jointly conducted by the commission and Altus Global Alliance, were released yesterday............

Survey blames shoddy tax regime for taxpayers’ apathy in Africa
Daily Independent
Corruption and vague tax systems have been identified as factors preventing Nigerians and other Africans from paying taxes. Integrity of tax authorities and officials also thwart citizens in Africa from paying their taxes which are germane for the development of the continent...........

Afrobarometer survey covering 29 countries in sub-Saharan Africa
Spy Ghana
Mobilization of resources through taxation is a top priority on Africa’s development agenda. For most countries, the revenue available from taxes is far less than actual public-sector spending needs..........

Survey shows Nigerians want transparent tax system
cityvoice
Further findings shows that two- thirds (66%) of the people interviewed say citizens pay taxes for their country to develop. A majority (52%) favours paying higher taxes in exchange for better services; just one in three (35%) who would give up services in favour for low taxes..........

Survey shows Nigerians want transparent tax system
Babsol
The Round 5 Survey, which covered 29 countries in sub- Sahara Africa including Nigeria, has the theme: “Africa’s willing taxpayers thwarted by opaque tax systems and corruption..........

Afrobarometer Global Taxation Data Release
Babsol
Afrobarometer measures the social, political, and economic atmosphere in Africa. Afrobarometer surveys are conducted in many African countries including Nigeria and are repeated on a regular cycle.........

Afrobarometer Global Taxation Data Release
spyghana
African governments’ independence from donors and donor priorities in part hinges on effectiveness in raising and managing taxes. At the same time, government accountability rests on the abilities .........

Afrobarometer Global Taxation Data Release By CLEEN Foundation
thegazellenews
African governments’ independence from donors and donor priorities in part hinges on effectiveness in raising and managing taxes. At the same time, government accountability rests on the abilities .........

South African Crime Quarterly 46
issafrica
When, early in 2013, we began planning this edition of SACQ to focus on policing, we expected that by the time of publication the Farlam Commission investigating the Marikana massacre would have concluded........

CLEEN Foundation trains NURTW members, others on how to report bribery cases
Completenewsng
Mr. Gabriel Akinremi, a staff of CLEEN foundation who also trained the participants explained how many well meanings Nigerians have used the mobile phones and the social media in exposing corrupt ........

CLEEN Foundation trains NURTW members, others on how to report bribery cases
Babsol Newspaper
During the two-day interactive training programme held at the Lagos office of the organization on 25th and 26th February 2014, participants were trained on discreet ways of reporting corruption and bribery .........

CLEEN Foundation organises Regional Conference on Conflicts and Security Governance in West Africa
Babsol Newspaper
The widely held perception that security personnel aggravate conflicts while trying to quell armed violence is raising very serious concerns to stakeholders in the international community.................

Experts brainstorm on security challenges in West Africa
Premiumtimes
Bothered about the increasing security challenges in West Africa, security and governance experts drawn from over six countries are to discuss how to stem the challenges with a view to driving development................

CLEEN Foundation organises Regional Conference on Conflicts and Security Governance in West Africa
citad4peace
The widely held perception that security personnel aggravate conflicts while trying to quell armed violence is raising very serious concerns to stakeholders in the international community. ................

CLEEN Foundation organises regional conference on conflicts and security governance in West Africa
worldstagegroup
Participants for the conference will be drawn from West African countries like Liberia, Ghana, Niger Republic, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and Burkina Faso. Dignitaries from the international community including ...............

Alcohol abuse, leading cause of road accidents in Nigeria –Survey
Osundefender
The abuse of alcohol has been identified as a leading cause of road accidents across the globe, and in Nigeria research has shown that more than 70 per cent of drivers in the rural and urban................

Eight in ten Nigerian drivers drive under the influence of alcohol, study says
Premiumtimes
About 79 per cent of motorists say that they “sometimes” or “always” consume alcohol before driving, a 2013 study by CLEEN Foundation has revealed................

Alcohol abuse, leading cause of road accidents in Nigeria –Survey
Nationalmirror
The abuse of alcohol has been identified as a leading cause of road accidents across the globe, and in Nigeria research has shown that more than 70 per cent of drivers in the rural and urban ................

2015: Group identifies 12 states as potential flashpoints
Punch
A Non-Governmental Organisation, the CLEEN Foundation, has identified 12 states that should be placed under close security watch for possible outbreak of violence before, during and after the 2015 general elections................

Nigeria needs national data bank to effectively check crime- Experts
Premiumtimes
Nigeria needs a comprehensive national data bank for its security and anti-graft agencies to be able to effectively check corruption and crime, security and human rights experts have said...............

2015: CLEEN Foundation Identifies 12 States as Volatile
Babsol news
The states, according to the group, are Nasarawa, Plateau, Benue, Borno, Yobe, Adamawa and Taraba. Others are Kaduna, Kano, Sokoto, Rivers and Delta. The foundation said it used various ..............

2015: CLEEN Foundation Identifies 12 States as Volatile
Thisday
A Non-Governmental Organisation, CLEEN Foundation, has identified 12 states that could be placed under close security watch for possible outbreak of violence before, during and after the 2015...................

Cleen Foundation evaluates Anambra gov poll
Tribune
THE Cleen Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, said it did not support the cancellation of the governorship poll. Addressing newsmen in Awka, the foundation’s Program Manager...................

CLEEN Foundation to observe Anambra governorship elections
Premiumtimes
CLEEN foundation wishes to announce its intention to observe Anambra state gubernatorial election...................

CLEEN Foundation Outlines Activity For Anambra Elections
Babsol
Elections in Anambra state, according to CLEEN Foundation, is one of the most eagerly contested elections in the recent Nigeria history, as a result of this the foundation decided to carry out activities that ..................

CLEEN Assessment Of Security Threats In Anambra Governorship Election
Thegazellenews
As the countdown to the Anambra gubernatorial election continues, the dynamics of politics in the state and the large number of political parties and candidates contesting for the seat make it an election..................

CLEEN Foundation Lists Threats to Anambra Governorship Election
Babsol Newspaper
As the countdown to the Anambra gubernatorial election continues, the dynamics of politics in the state and the large number of political parties and candidates contesting for the seat make it an election..................

Altus and CLEEN Foundation to start annual Police Station Visitors’ Week
Telegraph
Altus Global Alliance, in partnership with its member organisation in Nigeria, CLEEN Foundation, has commenced the 2013 Altus Annual Police Station Visitors’ Week (PSVW)...................

CLEEN Foundation Commences Altus Police Station Visitors’ Week 2013
Babsol Newspaper
The Altus Global Alliance and its member organization in Nigeria, CLEEN Foundation announces the commencement of the Altus’ Annual Police Station Visitors’ Week (PSVW) 2013..................

CLEEN FOUNDATION COMMENCES ALTUS POLICE STATION VISITORS’ WEEK 2013
Nigeriapolicewatch
The Altus Global Alliance and its member organization in Nigeria, CLEEN Foundation announces the commencement of the Altus’ Annual Police Station Visitors’ Week (PSVW) 2013..................

Niger Delta, rape capital of Nigeria – Survey
Premiumtimes
One in ten women surveyed in Niger Delta was either raped or survived a rape attempt last year in the Niger Delta.More women were raped in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria than any other part .................

South West is Nigeria’s kidnap capital- Report
Premiumtimes
Contrary to the perception that kidnapping is more prevalent in the South East and South South geo-political zones, a recent survey shows that people are more likely to be kidnapped in the South West .................

Corruption rating: EFCC tackles NGO
Punch
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday said that cases of persons, impersonating the agency’s operatives had become rampant. .................

Police rank top in bribery and corruption survey
Telegraphng
Anti-corruption and law enforcement agencies have ironically been named as the most corrupt agencies in Nigeria.According to CLEEN Foundation, these agencies are the Nigeria Police Force, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the .................

“Cleening” the police
Telegraphng
The report of a recent survey conducted by the CLEEN Foundation has again highlighted the tragedy of the Nigerian state and our so-called war against corruption. Respondents in the survey indicted several law enforcement agencies including ..................

Police, EFCC, Immigration Service, ICPC Top Corruption Ranking
Thisday
The police, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) have been listed as the most corrupt of federal government agencies in the country.................

Police, ICPC, EFCC Lead In Corruption Index – Report
Leadership
The Nigeria Police and the country’s two major anti-corruption agencies, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) have come tops among the federal government agencies presently enmeshed in bribery and corruption................

Enugu, crime capital of Nigeria – Survey
Premium Times
Enugu State, in the south east, is the official crime capital of Nigeria, a crime perception survey released on Monday in Abuja has said.At least 70 per cent of respondents to the survey in Enugu admitted they were victims of crime in the past year, the 2013 National Crime Victimization and Safety Survey conducted by CLEEN Foundation showed...........

CLEEN Foundation To Presents National Crime,Safety Survey Report
Babsol News
The CLEEN Foundation in collaboration with the MacArthur Foundation will hold a public presentation of the findings of the National Crime and Safety Survey, 2013 at Bolton White Hotels, No 7 Gwandu Street, beside...............

Lagos Tops Crude Oil Crimes In August, Says CLEEN Report
Thegazellenews
According to a Crude Oil Policy Brief published by CLEEN Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, the state leads in crude oil crimes garnering over 20 percent of the total of crude oil crimes reported for the month of August................

What to Do When Stopped By The Nigeria Police
Premium Times
These are very simple questions, which can be easily answered by almost everyone. But when a police officer is involved, it can cause a lot of problems both for the officer and YOU. Most of the time, there is a reason for the officer to question you – even if it may not seem so at the time...............

Cleen Foundation canvasses tax education among Nigerians
Dailynewswatch
Considering the low knowledge among some Nigerians on various taxes they are require to pay, the Cleen Foundation has called for urgent tax education and enlightenment in Nigeria, especially the range of goods and services that require payment of Value Added Tax (VAT) ..............

CLEEN Foundation presents Victoria Island Police Station
nigeriapolicewatch
Victoria Island police station was rated across the 5 indicator area in the 2012 Police Station Visitors’ Week as follow – Community Orientation (100%); Physical Condition (96.67%); Equal Treatment of the ..........

Victoria Island Police Station wins Altus Regional Award
Guardian
The CLEEN Foundation, an international non-governmental organization (NGO), revealed to newsmen on Tuesday. Cleen is one of the programme coordinating NGO in Nigeria working to promote public..........

CLEEN Foundation presents Victoria Island Police Station
Babsol Newspaper
The sixth edition of the Police Station Visitors Week held in 2012 was organized by the Altus Global Alliance in 17 countries to provide local civilians an opportunity to visit local police stations and to assess the ..........

More Nigerians willing to pay tax –Survey
National Mirror
Cleen Foundation has said that the result of its findings through a survey has revealed that majority of Nigerians are willing to pay their taxes, saying however that more than half of the respondents ..........

Victoria Island Police Divn wins award
Daily Newswatch
The Victoria Island Divisional Police headquarters put smiles on the faces of the Nigerian police authorities and the Federal Government that at least there is still hope for the Nigerian Police Force to take the centre stage in the global arena..........

Lagos Police Command ranks first in Africa
Telegraph
The Victoria Island police station, Lagos State police command has emerged the top police station and regional winner of the Police Station Visitors Week(PSVW) 2012 in Africa... ...........

Lagos Tops Crude Oil Crimes In August, Says CLEEN Report
Thegazellenews
According to a Crude Oil Policy Brief published by CLEEN Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, the state leads in crude oil crimes garnering over 20 percent of the total of crude oil crimes reported for the month of August............

CLEEN Presents V/I Police Station With 2012 Altus Regional Award For Best Police Station In Africa
Thegazellenews
An award presentation ceremony is being organized by the CLEEN Foundation in Lagos to recognize and honor Victoria Island police station, for ............

Nigeria will develop if APC cooperates with PDP
Babsol Newspaper
An Afrobarometer survey recently conducted in Nigeria reveals that the cooperation between the opposition political parties and the ruling party would develop the country.. ...........

Afro Barometer/Cleen Foundation Report: Nigeria’s Economy Worse Under Jonathan
Leadership
The nation’s economy has further nosedived under the President Goodluck Jonathan-led federal government, lower than at any other time since 1999, a recent report has revealed. ...........

Judging Nigerian Police, economic conditions
dailyindependent
The result of a recent survey conducted in Nigeria has indicated that a number of Nigerians, about 70 per cent, have the opinion that the country is generally going at the wrong direction. In related stead, ratings of the country’s economic condition are low.. ...........

Report lists Rivers, Borno, Nasarawa, others as volatile states ahead of 2015 elections
Premiumtimes
Cleen foundation listed eight states as being most likely to be entangled in security breaches during the 2015 elections.A non-governmental organisation that promotes public safety, security, and access to justice, CLEEN Foundation, on Wednesday listed eight states as the most volatile with high risk of security ...........

NGO Predicts Violence in 2015 Elections
BabsolNews
The foundation listed states that have mid-level chances of violence as Kogi, Niger, Gombe, Taraba, Kano, Katsina, Anambra, Enugu, Ebonyi, Imo, Edo, Bayelsa, Lagos, Oyo and Ogun, while it said Kwara, Jigawa, Zamfara, Kebbi, Abia, Cross River, Akwa Ibom, Ondo, Ekiti and Osun have the lowest threat level............

Youth unemployment, militancy threatening 2015 elections, says report
Guardian
THE rising youth unemployment and unavailability of permanent voters’ register, as well as the continued existence of militant groups are formidable threats to the peaceful conduct of the 2015 general elections, says a group, CLEEN Foundation............

CLEEN Foundation Predicts Violence in 2015 Elections
Thisday
The foundation listed states that have mid-level chances of violence as Kogi, Niger, Gombe, Taraba, Kano, Katsina, Anambra, Enugu, Ebonyi, Imo, Edo, Bayelsa, Lagos, Oyo and Ogun, while it said Kwara, Jigawa, Zamfara, Kebbi, Abia, Cross River, Akwa Ibom, Ondo, Ekiti and Osun have the lowest threat level............

Youth unemployment, militancy threatening 2015 elections, says report
Guardian
THE rising youth unemployment and unavailability of permanent voters’ register, as well as the continued existence of militant groups are formidable threats to the peaceful conduct of the 2015 general elections, says a group, CLEEN Foundation...........

Report lists Rivers, Borno, Nasarawa, others as volatile states ahead of 2015 elections
Premiumtimes
The organisation stated this in its report titled Security Risk Assessment Towards the 2015 elections.The eight states are Borno, Rivers, Bauchi, Plateau, Kaduna, Benue, Nasarawa, Delta, Sokoto, Adamawa, and Yobe states...........

Violence May Mar 2015 Elections – Report
Leadership
“Already, the emerging signs are pointing to the possibility of pre-election, election-day and post-election violence. The deployment of federal might to factionalise the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, (NGF) is an example of such tendencies. With the merger of opposition parties, the contest will possibly be stiffer ............

Most Nigerians want fuel subsidy to continue
UPI
The CLEEN Foundation NGO reported that most Nigerians want fuel subsidies to continue. The data were contained in a national survey report it conducted in collaboration with Afrobarometer Network and Ghana's Center for Democratic Development...........

Setting up small scale business in Nigeria is difficult -Survey
Mydailynewswatch
As a result of non availability of resources and lack of enabling environment for private sector to thrive, it has been revealed that it is very difficult to set up small and medium scales businesses in Nigeria. This revelation was contained in a survey conducted by Afro Barometer, a non- governmental organization based ...........

Activist to Nigerians: demand security, good governance
The Nation
Nigerians have been urged to demand security of lives and property as well as good governance.
The Chairman of the Governing Council of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Dr Chidi Odinkalu, made the call during a two-day summit on security and governance challenges in the ...........

Majority of Nigerians want petrol subsidy to continue- survey
Premium Times
A vast majority of Nigerians want the federal government to continue to subsidise petrol, a survey conducted by three non-profit organizations has stated. The survey revealed that over 60 per cent of 2,400 respondents believe that there is need for the subsidy to remain..........

Afrobarometer Round 5 Survey On Nigeria Released
Spyghana
CLEEN Foundation has presented highlights of the Afrobarometer round 5 Survey of Nigeria, in collaboration with the Afrobarometer Network and the Center for Democratic Development CDD-Ghana.The Afrobarometer (AB) is a comparative series of public opinion surveys that measure public attitudes toward ............

Government Officials Biggest Beneficiaries of Fuel Subsidy, Study Reveals
Blog
Government officials are the major beneficiaries of fuel subsidy in Nigeria, a research conducted by the three non-profit, independent, Africa-based organisations has revealed. According to Executive Director of CLEEN Foundation, leader of the threesome, Miss 'Kemi Okenyodo, the research was organised in collaboration with Afrobarometer Network and the Centre for Democratic Development (CDD), Ghana.............

Insecurity: Looking beyond govt effort in S’East
Daily Independent
Mankind has traditionally been security conscious in any environment he finds himself, in recognition of the fact that life is precious and has no duplicate.Growth and development in any part of the biosphere is predicated on reliable security network which not only emboldens man to settle down, contrive and evolve policies and programmes to realize a ............

South-East: Rethinking security and governance as platform to development
Dailypost
There are times I found myself at a position that the considered option towards escape seems taking a dive to the top of an Iroko tree or mounting up like an Eagle for a trans-Atlantic crossing while those left behind go through these challenges. ............

Removal of roadblocks reduced corruption in police by 80 Per cent, says IGP
Vanguard
THE Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar yesterday said the removal of roadblocks from the nation’s highways has reduced corruption in the Nigeria Police Force in the past one year ............

Lagos police stations rank top in Nigeria
The Eagle
The Lagos State Police Command has been ranked first among the police commands in the country.This followed the release of the national result of the Police Station Visitors’ Week conducted in ............

CLEEN Foundation, BRACED Commission unite against oil theft
Daily Independent
Good governance, deployment of modern technology and proper funding of security agencies have been identified as panacea to the scourge of oil theft and related vices ravaging the Niger Delta region. ............

Police Stations Visitors week 2012
Citizensplatform
On behalf of the Altus Global Alliance and its member organization in Nigeria, CLEEN Foundation, the National Human Right Commission, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung and Justice 4 All, warmly welcome you all to this ............

CLEEN Foundation, BRACED Commission unite against oil theft
Daily Independent
Good governance, deployment of modern technology and proper funding of security agencies have been identified as panacea to the scourge of oil theft and related vices ravaging the Niger Delta region. ............

How To End Oil Theft In Niger Delta – Summit
Leadership
Good governance, deployment of modern technology and proper funding of security agencies have been identified as panacea to the scourge of oil theft and related vices ravaging the Niger Delta region. ............

How to end oil theft in Niger Delta
Guardian News
UNTIL the country adopts good governance, deploys modern technology to monitor oil pipelines and ensures proper funding of security agencies, it will continue to face the challenges of crude oil theft ............

Treating Women Issues as Non Issues
Premium Times
In a patriarchal society, it has become important to talk about female issues and the need to entrench in any society gender equality and do away with sexist stereotypes.............

Group trains community leaders on budget advocacy
Dailytimes
An NGO, CLEEN Foundation, has commenced a “train the trainer” programme with the 20 communities in Aninri Local Government Area (LGA) of Enugu State on the issues of budget advocacy and ............

CLEEN Launches Anti- corruption Website
Leadership
As part of efforts to curb corruption, the CLEEN Foundation in collaboration with the Nigeria Police and the Canadian High Commission, yesterday, launched a website where Nigerians could report ............

NGO trains communities on governance, security
National Mirror
A non-governmental organisation, CLEEN Foundation, has begun the training of grassroots residents on local governance and provision of security............

CLEEN Foundation Launches Corruption Reporting Website
Dailytimes
The website nicknamed (Ushahidi) stopthebribes.net, is a platform through which cases of bribery and extortion by public officials can be monitored and reported by victims or witnesses...........

Decaying Police College: Criminologist Calls For Soul-searching
Channels
A Nigerian criminologist and member of the Cleen Foundation, Chukwuma Innocent, has said that the deplorable state of the Nigeria Police training center calls for ‘soul searching’ on the part of the Government..

CLEEN appoints new ED
Citizensplatform
The Board of Directors of the CLEEN Foundation today announced the appointment of Ms. Kemi Okenyodo as the new Executive Director of the Foundation and to lead the organization in the post ..........

Ford Foundation Appoints Innocent Chukwuma to Lead Its West Africa Office
Ford
New York, 12 December 2012 — The Ford Foundation today announced the appointment of Innocent Chukwuma as representative for West Africa, serving Nigeria, Ghana, Senegal, The Gambia, Mali, ...............

Groups plan assessment of 200 police stations
Punch
Human rights organisations will between December 3 and 9, visit 200 police stations in 14 states to assess among other things the detention centres and quality of services in them..............

Expert says FG not serious in equipping Police to fight Boko Haram
Channel
Mr Chukwuma, who was a guest on Channels Television’s breakfast programme, Sunrise Daily, wondered why it is taking the Federal government so much time to produce a white paper on the report of the .............

Civil Society panel calls for inclusive police force
The Eagle Newspapers
Community support and participation are critical to improving police performance and confronting the insecurity in the country, Innocent Chukwuma, the Executive Director of CLEEN Foundation, has said............

Nigeria Police: an important indicator of Independence
Daily Times
The Police usually are the best reflection of an administration’s character, Innocent Chukwuma, the Executive Director of Cleen Foundation, an NGO that focuses on police reforms, said in an interview...........

Police kill nine innocent Nigerians in three months
Information Nigeria
At least nine people have been killed extra-judicially by officers of the Nigerian Police Force in the last three months, a PREMIUM TIMES investigation has shown.This is separate from the scores of innocent ..........

Nigeria: Extra-judicial killings raise concern
Digital Journal
Recently, the Chairman, Governing Council of the NHRC, Prof. C. Odinkalu, said at a workshop in Abuja, that the Nigerian police executes over 5,000 detainees summarily every year. He said that officers ..........

Crowd control, challenge for security operatives
Daily Independent
CLEEN Foundation, one of the organisations accredited by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to specifically monitor the conduct of security officials during last Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo State, said crowd control remains a challenge for security operatives..........

Observers give kudos, knocks to Ondo poll
Vanguard
THE Civil society groups that observed the last Saturday governorship election in Ondo State have described it as the most credible election in the country in recent times but added, however, that the heavy presence of security personnel actually scared voters away....

Ondo Election: Observers Differ On Conduct
Leadership
Two groups of registered election observers who participated in the Saturday election, Cleen Foundation and the Forum of Independent Election Observers in Nigeria (FION), issued their separate interim reports yesterday..........

Governors Forum Calls For Improved Tax System
Leadership
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), has called on stakeholders to join in the task of improving tax system in the country.This call was made yesterday in Abuja at a one-day workshop organised by the Forum and CLEEN Foundation in collaboration with Oxford University and the American University.........

Civil society groups back call for state police, task FG
Daily Independent
Civil Society groups in Nigeria have urged the Federal Government to establish a committee to work out the modalities for the establishment of state police in states desirous of maintaining such. This, they said, is with a view to recommending the framework and measures that should be put in place to address the ........

NGO trains community leaders, youths
The Nation
A non-governmental organisation, CLEEN Foundation International, has held a two-day training programme for town union leaders and youths in Owerri, the Imo State capital. Over 500 trainees turned for the exercise, drawn from all the autonomous communities in the 27 local government areas of the state.......

Elections security in Nigeria
Blueprint
The peculiarity of elections is defined not only by the electoral rules, but also shaped by the social values, politics, religions, history and culture of the people. In the same way, the security of an election is unique to the circumstances in which it is conducted. ......

NGO decries insecurity in Southeast
The Nation
A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), the CLEEN Foundation International,has decried the rising crime wave and abject poverty in the Southeast, blaming the woes on leadership failure......

We need a national, not sovereign conference – Okenyodo
Blueprintng
You know, we just released a crime victimisation report and from the report, there is a high rate of insecurity in the country that could be seen in the high rate of bombings and violent crimes that have pervaded the country. .....

Most crimes in Nigeria not reported to police -Survey
Sunday Trust
It is not news that Nigerians are a people living in fear, but to what extent is fear determining how Nigerians live is something that has yet to be determined, well, until a recent survey came out with some startling results that defied expectation .....

Are the police that bad?
The Nation
Rights’ groups issue damning reports Reports just released by Amnesty International, CLEEN Foundation and Legal Defence and Assistance Project (LEDAP) accuse the police of large-scale impunity and rights violations, resulting in loss of public confidence. For lawyers, there is nothing new about the reports; it is the same old story. Will the police image ever change? .....

Policing strategies discourage abuse of arrest, detention – IG
Triumph News
The application of Intelligence led policing strategies discourages abuse of powers of arrest and pre-trial detention, the Inspector – General of Police, Mr. Mohammed D. Abubakar has said .....

Corruption, violent crime on the increase in Nigeria – Report
Blueprint
Corruption and violent crime have been on the increase in Nigeria in the last two years notwithstanding efforts by government and security agencies, a report has said.This and other statistics on crime rate, extent .....

‘Robbery cases rise by six per cent in Nigeria’
Guardian
ARMED robbery cases in Nigeria have increased by six per cent from 11 per cent in 2010 to 17 per cent in 2012, a National Crime Victimisation and Safety Survey conducted by CLEEN Foundation, has shown.....

Nigeria Police is number one bribe-takers
Trends
Men of the Nigeria Police have been named the number one bribe-taking public officials in Nigeria.A report presented by the CLEEN Foundation in Abuja on Tuesday also said corruption was on the.....

Edo: Civil society group lauds INEC, security agencies, others
Vanguard
ONE of the Civil Society groups that monitored the July 14, 2012 governorship election in Edo State, CLEEN FOUNDATION, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Nigeria Police Force and other security agencies as well as the people of Edo State for the peaceful conduct of the election.....

Using science to boost governance
Dailytimes
For Nigerians to enjoy the dividends of democracy, there is need for people-centred reforms, and this was the view of stakeholders at a one-day event organised by AfroBarometer Network and CLEEN Foundation to brainstorm on possible survey questions that will impact positively on the lives of Nigerians........

Insecurity: Voluntary Policing Sector to the Rescue
Thisday
An intervention plan has been delivered by a department of the Justice for All Programme in collaboration with Cleen Foundation to support the development of voluntary policing sector (VPS) groups otherwise known as Vigilante in Lagos State. The project, which kicked off recently started........
Community policing will tackle insecurity
Nigerian Tribune
Innocent Chukwuma, the Executive Director of CLEEN Foundation and the lead consultant for Justice for All, said the vigilance groups play vital and unique...........
Community policing to tackle security challenges
Dailytimes
Community policing has been described as imperative to tackle security challenges in the country. Security experts made this known at the completion of an inaugural training programme for Voluntary Police Service, popularly called Vigilante policing...........
Summit: Community policing will tackle terrorism
The Eagle Online
For Nigeria to tackle its security challenges, there is the need for the government to improve security at the grass roots.This was the consensus of participants at the inauguration of the Voluntary Policing Service, also known as the vigilante group, at the Agege Local Government Area during the week...........
Sack all police officers -Group
Dailytimes
In what may be termed a radical approach to reforming the Nigeria Police Force, Save Visions Africa, a non-profit organisation, has called for the sack of the entire police force. Peter Okereke, the organisation's Executive Director, said this on Thursday while speaking at a public hearing organised by civil society groups in collaboration with the Network For Police Reform in Nigeria (NOPRIN) and the CLEEN Foundation..........
Lagos seeks proactive measure in policing
The Nation
The Lagos State government has said that the Police should embrace proactive measures and strategies if they must conquer the current threat to national security.
The state, according to him, has identified lack of public trust, inadequate training and lack of communication equipment as some of the challenges that urgently need to be addressed..
RAPE: When old vice becomes new monster
Vanguard
REGARDLESS of various laws aimed at protecting the rights of women, rape has become an epidemic in Nigeria lately. Across the six-geopolitical zones, newspapers are full of reports of numerous cases of rape, especially of minors, teenagers and elderly women. With the trend becoming alarming, CHARLES KUMOLU asks: Why the sudden increase in rape incidents?.........
Physically-challenged lack infrastructure –CLEEN survey
Punch
About 57 per cent of persons living with disabilities are of the opinion that physical infrastructure in Lagos State are not accessible to them.This was made known in a recently-conducted survey by the Centre for Law Enforcement Education Foundation.CLEEN’s Deputy Director, Programmes, Dr. Eban Ebai, stated this at a news conference at their Lagos office on Friday.....
2012 National Crime Victimization and Safety Survey begins
Business Eye
The CLEEN Foundation has begun the 2012 edition of its National Crime Victimization and Safety Survey. The survey which began on Tuesday, April 03, 2012 would last for three weeks, covering the 36 states of the federation and Abuja, the federal capital.Eleven thousand five hundred and eighteen respondents will be interviewed in their homes using personal face-to-face interview and multi-stage sampling technique.........
The plight of persons with disabilities
Daily Times
Fifty-nine percent of persons living with disabilities in Lagos, have said that they do not have access to public places such as offices, schools and hospitals.In a recent pilot survey conducted by CLEEN Foundation, most of the respondents, who were all persons with disabilities, claimed to be systematically excluded from active participation in the society.Speaking on the issue, the director of Programmes at the Foundation, Eban Ebai, urged all levels of government to be more considerate of persons with disabilities........
NGO Plans National Survey to Help Security Agencies Fight Crimes
News Before Bed
As Nigeria continues to contend with the rising trend of crimes, especially terrorism which has become a daily routine in several parts of the country, a foremost non governmental organization in Nig-Cleen Foundation has commenced the 2012 edition of its National Crime Victimization and safety survey.The Executive Director, Innocent Chukwuma disclosed this at press conference held in Lagos. He said the survey which began on Tuesday, April 3 2012 will cover 36 states and the FCT and would last for three weeks........
‘Tackle crime with statistics’, CLEEN tells FG
Daily Times
The NGO is carrying out a survey to gather data for law enforcement agencies’ use Conducting comprehensive national crime and victim survey statistics will help government tackle terrorism and other violent crimes in the country, the Executive Director of CLEEN Foundation, Innocent Chukwuma, said on Wednesday. Speaking at a presentation on the 2012 edition of the organisation's National Crime Victimisation and Safety Survey in Lagos, Chukwuma, whose organisation is a non-profit sector reform outfit, blamed crime increase on the government’s failure to conduct crime and safety surveys.......
Police Reform Bill a welcome development- Innocent Chukwuma
Channels
Looking at the Police reform bill which already passed through the second reading,is a bill sponsored by the Senator Edoma Egba a lawyer himself.The Bill like every other bill that not from the Executive arm of government.
The question now is will make into law?
Is the bill encompassing enough to cater for issues around the force?
Innocent Chukwuma of the CLEEN Foundation who has been working hand in hand with the Police was on ground to look into the matter........
Community policing gets boost
Daily Times
Community policing has been given a boost, following the training of security groups to combat crime in Lagos State.The two day workshop was organised by the Justice For All (J4A), in collaboration with the DFID.More than twenty personnel from the Neighborhood Watch, Vigilantes and other community-based outfits from the Agege local government council received intensive training from seasoned security experts,among whom was the former commissioner for police, Frank Odita.......
Nima Police Tops All
Hubrise News
Thirteen police stations frοm Ghana participated іn thе awards alongside others frοm thе continent bυt Nima beat thеm аll tο house thе overall best whіlе Dansoman аnd Tema Community 2 police stations positioned second аnd third respectively іn thе national awards.Subsequently, thе Nima District Police Commander, Director Aduhene-Benieh, wіll join οthеr award-wining police officers frοm different regions іn Nеw York іn USA thіѕ week tο participate іn a Global Award Ceremony......
Nima Police Tops All
Ghana, MMA
THE NIMA District Police Station has won the Altus Global Alliance Best African Police Station award as a result of best policing practices at the station, particularly its relation with the public. Thirteen police stations from Ghana participated in the awards alongside others from the continent but Nima beat them all to place the overall best while Dansoman and Tema Community 2 police stations placed second and third......
Nima Police Tops All
Daily Guide, Ghana
THE NIMA District Police Station has won the Altus Global Alliance Best African Police Station award as a result of best policing practices at the station, particularly its relation with the public.Thirteen police stations from Ghana participated in the awards alongside others from the continent but Nima beat them all to place the overall best ......
Nima Police Station adjudged best in Africa
GBC News, Ghana
The Nima Police Station in Accra has been adjudged the overall best out of more than three hundred Police stations in Africa in terms of quality service delivery.The Station received a plague and a certificate as well as a free ticket for the station Commander to travel to New York......
Nima Police Station Receives Global Award
Amandla Newspaper, Ghana
Nima Police Station in Accra,Ghana’s was adjugded the best in Africa by Altus Police Station Visitors Week (PSVW). The coveted award was received on behalf of the station by its District Commander, Police Superintendent Justice Anthony Aduhene-Benieh at a ceremony at the Vera Institute in New York City on Thursday, March 29. Supt. Aduhene said the basis for the......
Nima Police Tops All
Daily Guide, Ghana
THE NIMA District Police Station has won the Altus Global Alliance Best African Police Station award as a result of best policing practices at the station, particularly its relation with the public.Thirteen police stations from Ghana participated in the awards alongside others from the continent but Nima beat them all to place the overall best ......
Nima Police Station adjudged best in Africa
GBC News, Ghana
The Nima Police Station in Accra has been adjudged the overall best out of more than three hundred Police stations in Africa in terms of quality service delivery.The Station received a plague and a certificate as well as a free ticket for the station Commander to travel to New York......
CLEEN Foundation picks loophole in sokoto poll.
Nigeria Pilot
CLEEN Foundation, following its preliminary findings on the recently concluded Sokoto governorship election, revealed that the exercise was occasioned by internal divisions attributed to the activities of political thugs, just as it noted that security officials were missing at polling units outside the metropolis......
INEC fast redeeming image – Cleen Foundation.
Nigeria Pilot
In another development, CLEEN Foundation has described the conduct of the Adamawa State gubernatorial election as the best so far in the country. The foundation boasted that INEC under Professor Attahiru Jega was fast redeeming the country’s name in the eyes of the international community.....
Analysis: What can be done about Nigeria’s Boko Haram militants?.
IRIN Africa
Innocent Chukwuma: Boko Haram represents different things to different people depending on where you stand in the deep divide of Nigerian society. To the political elite in the south, it may have started as a small, fringe religious sect with a radical worldview about how Nigerian society, especially the northern part, should be governed according to the dictates of Islam....
Subsidy protest: 11 rights groups drag Jonathan to ICC.
Vanguard
Eleven human rights groups have dragged President Goodluck Jonathan before the International Criminal Court, ICC, over alleged killings of no fewer than 35 Nigerians by security agencies in the on-going protest against subsidy removal by the Nigerian government...
Questions over second term performance of Fashola.
The Moment
A national survey conducted by a foundation that is known as CLEEN, between February and May 2010, revealed that majority of Lagosians expressed satisfaction with the crime control measure adopted by the state government.The survey conducted in all the 36 states and the federal capital with the support of Mac Arthur Foundation..........
80% Of Nigerians Oppose Subsidy Removal - Pollsters.
Leadership
A recent public opinion poll conducted by the Alliance for Credible Elections (ACE-Nigeria) and CLEEN Foundation indicates that over 80 percent of Nigerians oppose the fuel subsidy removal plan. ACE Nigeria’s, Deputy General Secretary, Asuzu Echezona, yesterday made the opinion poll’s findings available to LEADERSHIP.........
Modern policing is intelligence-driven – CP.
Punch
He said police education should be based on enhancement of police officers intellectual profile through human capacity training and development programmes.Arase said this in Uyo on Monday at a workshop on ‘Contemporary Policing and Crime Challenges in Akwa Ibom State,’ organised by the the command in collaboration with CLEEN Foundation, Lagos.........
Intelligence, not brute force, drives modern policing -A/Ibom CP.
Nigerian Tribune
Arase, who stated this in Uyo, on Monday, at a one-day capacity building workshop on Contemporary Policing and Crime Challenges in Akwa Ibom State, organised by the Akwa Ibom State police command in collaboration with CLEEN Foundation........
Civil groups want review of IGP’s appointment procedure.
Daily Trust
Government representatives and Civil Society Organizations yesterday met in Abuja to review and change the constitutional method for the appointment of Inspector General of Police.Executive Director of CLEEN Foundation, Innocent Chukwuma, said at the meeting in Abuja the constitutional provision of selection of IG did not state the qualities of who should be IG and need to be changed........
More women oppose fuel subsidy removal than men – Survey.
Daily Trust
An opinion poll on the proposed removal of fuel subsidy shows that 92 percent of female respondents opposed the subsidy removal against 82 percent male respondents. The poll, conducted by Alliance for Credible Elections (ACE) and the Cleen Foundation, said a number of Nigerians were willing to accept the planned fuel subsidy removal on condition that the Federal Government would provide safety nets.......
Fuel subsidy removal: Nigerians doubt security agents' ability to handle fallout - Survey.
Daily Trust
Despite some Nigerians' willingness to accept the planned controversial fuel subsidy removal if the federal government can put some things in place, the larger majority still oppose the removal, saying security agencies lack the capability to handle a possible crisis on it, a survey has shown........
87% of Nigerians reject subsidy removal – Survey.
Vanguard
This survey was carried out with a view to ascertaining what Nigerians think of the proposed removal of the subsidy on petrol. Verdict: An overwhelming rejection of the idea.Even as the Federal government looks set to implement its policy to remove subsidy on petrol by January, 2012, a recent survey carried out by a coalition of civil society organizations in the country has shown that more than 80 percent of Nigerians are not in support of the plan........
Poll shows that Nigerians oppose fuel subsidy removal.
Daily Times
For months, the Federal Government has been canvassing for the removal of the fuel subsidy, with President Goodluck Jonathan saying that the country would collapse if government continued to support the subsidy.
In 2011 for instance, N240 billion was budgeted for fuel subsidy, however, the Petroleum Minister Diezani Alison-Madueke revealed that N1.3trillion had been spent on subsidy during the year........
More Women Oppose Fuel Subsidy Removal Than Men - Survey.
AllAfrica
An opinion poll on the proposed removal of fuel subsidy shows that 92 percent of female respondents opposed the subsidy removal against 82 percent male respondents.The poll, conducted by Alliance for Credible Elections (ACE) and the Cleen Foundation, said a number of Nigerians were willing to accept the planned fuel subsidy removal on condition that the Federal Government would provide safety nets........
Call Off Plan to Remove Fuel Subsidy, NGOs Urge FG.
Mena
THE Alliance for Credible Elections and Cleen Foundation (two NGOs) have urged the Federal Government to call off its proposed plan to remove fuel subsidy. Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, the Chairman of Cleen Foundation, made the call at a joint .......
Stark Differences Among Nigerian NGOs on Antigay Bill.
Advocate
The CLEEN Foundation, a group that monitors police corruption and has received a MacArthur grant for its work, has criticized lawmakers for what it sees as a culture of “idleness and misplacement of priority.” "We have a thousand and one important legislative bills begging for attention, and oversight functions that have been abandoned on same-sex marriage,” executive director Innocent Chukwuma said.......
Rule of Law: The Foundations are shaking.
Vanguard
The data on police performance and public confidence in the police is also not particularly cheering. 78% of victims of crime in the CLEEN FOUNDATION NATIONAL CRIME SURVEY (2010) did not report crimes to the police. Reasons given by the victims for not reporting (aside from where the victims thought the offenses were minor) include “self-help”, the “police would not do anything”, “did not want any police involvement”, “fear of reprisals”, “did not have any money to give police”, and “police would inform the offender”. .......
Gay right controversy: A gathering storm over Cameron’s comments.
Vanguard
On the issue of the proposed bill to criminalise same-sex marriage raised by the senators, the Executive Director, Innocent Chukwuma, attacked the legislators with a salvo of insults.According to him: “I think Nigerian legislators are suffering from idleness and misplacement of priority. We have a thousand and one important legislative bills begging for attention and oversight functions that have been abandoned only for the same people enthrusted with these responsibilities to turn around and chase shadows .......
NGO facilitates community/police partnership.
The Nation
A global Alliance for Security and Justice, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) has continued its effort to foster a better relationship between the police and communities, with the aim of checking criminality and insecurity more effectively. The group which is called ALTUS, initiated the Police Station Visitors’ Week (PSVW) in collaboration with another organisation, CLEEN Foundation. According to ALTUS chairman, Mr Innocent Chukwuma, the PSVW is a yearly event that seeks to build a stronger relationship between the police .......
Crime Rate Still High in Nigeria.
Newswatch
CLEEN Foundation releases a report on crime in Nigeria for 2010 and 2011 and identifies mobile phone handsets, money and food as items holding more attraction to thieves Controversy has continued to trail the 2011 national criminal victimisation and safety survey presented by CLEEN Foundation recently. The foundation claimed that in spite of the various crimes control measures adopted by the law enforcement agencies in the Past 11 years, criminals have continued to operate with impunity........
When Communities Own The Police Station.
Guardian
THE Station Officer at Nyanya Police Station in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, is sure of his responsibility. “After the DPO (Divisional Police Officer), the station is mine. Anything you want to know about the station, I handle it,” the officer told a group of five community members on a friendly visit to the station on the first day of November 2011. It was part of the annual global Police Station .......
The Conditions Of Nigeria's Police Force.
SAHARA REPORTERS
When Chief Superintendent of Police Musa Garba said the challenges facing the Mpape Police Station located in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, are “enormous”, he wasn’t overstating it. For the past three years, this Police divisional headquarters has remained an eye sore......
Group Assesses Policing Service in the Country, Others.
DAILY TRUST
Over 1000 citizens of eight African countries started visiting their local police stations yesterday to assess the quality of policing service as part of the annual Police Station Visitors' Week (PSVW).The participating countries in the programme organised by the Altus Global Alliance and its African member organisation, the CLEEN Foundation are: Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Uganda, Benin, Niger and Kenya.....
Activists to scrutinise services in Nigeria's filthy police stations.
Nigeriapolicewatch.com
Hundreds of activists in Nigeria are gearing up to fan across Nigeria to visit select 265 police stations in six Nigerian states to assess the quality of services the Nigeria Police renders to the public. Most police stations in Nigeria are dirty, shambolic and maddening, and the 795 activists will attempt to assess the level of service and human rights abuses in the stations.....
Murder of Badagry DPO, DCO. CLEEN Foundation Offers Free Legal Services.
ALLAFRICA
Non Governmental Organisation,, NGO, CLEEN Foundation has threatened to assemble legal team, comprising of several Senior Advocates Nigeria, SANs to seek redress for the slain Badagry Divisional Police Officer Mr Samuel Saliu who was allegedly killed by soldiers.
‘Who killed the police officers?’.
DAILY TIMES
The police and the military have been urged to make public the results of the investigation into the death of three senior police officers of the Badagry Police Station that were murdered by suspected soldiers from the 243 Recce Battalion Barracks at Badagry on May 26........
Nima Police Station adjudged 4th best in Africa.
GBC
The Nima District Divisional Police has been adjudged the 4th best police station in Africa.This was based on limited cases of human rights abuses, good community relations and orientation, good record keeping and professionalism of the officers.......
Lagos residents urge government to investigate cause of Boko Haram violence.
NEXT
Some Nigerians on Tuesday in Lagos urged the federal government to investigate the reasons behind the violence by the Boko Haram sect in some parts of the country. The residents also advised the government to initiate discussions with northern elders on how best to resolve the problem.......
Rape least reported crime in Nigeria.
PUNCH
The result of a survey conducted by the CLEEN Foundation, a non-governmental organisation on justice reform, has listed rape as the least reported crime in Nigeria. The survey, which was undertaken by 11,518 respondents, half of which were males, was conducted across the 36 states of the federation......
Responding to terrorism in Nigeria.
NEXT
Terrorism in Nigeria is a direct consequence of the people’s deep dissatisfaction with their government,said participants at the fifth policing executive forum held recently in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, which dwelt on responding to the emerging trends of terrorism in the country.A lecturer of Mass Communications at .....
Report links rising crime rate to despairing youth.
NEXT
A recent survey on criminal victimisation in Nigeria has revealed that the growing state of insecurity will continue unabated unless government takes urgent steps to provide jobs for its teeming unemployed youth. The report, “National Criminal Victimisation and Safety Survey 2011,” prepared by CLEEN Foundation.....
More Nigerians support military action on Boko Haram
DAILY TIMES
More than half of Nigerians support the deployment of soldiers to Maiduguri to help provide security following the Boko Haram insurgency, a survey by CLEEN Foundation has revealed.The survey was conducted.....
‘Dream it, achieve it’
NEXT
A group of secondary school students in Lagos on Thursday were advised to shun crime and violence while taking necessary steps to plan for their future and pursue their dreams....
FG Advised to Focus Attention on Illicit Drug Consumption
DAILY INDEPENDENT
Federal Government and civil society groups in the country have been advised to focus attention on tackling growing incidence of illicit drug consumption.Lagos State Commandant National Drug Law Enforcement ...
Group Advises Mushin Youth on Crime
NEXT
Youths residing in Mushin, a suburb of Lagos, have been advised to work closely with the police in reducing crime in the area. With the reputation as one of the most volatile parts of the state ...
DPO, DCO Murder - Families, NGOs Reject IGP's Tribunal
DAILY CHAMPION
Brothers of the deceased three slain senior Police officers attached to Badagry and a coalition of Non Governmental Organizations, led by CLEEN Foundations, have called on President Good Luck Jonathan ...
Army / Police Clash, Which Way Forward?
ALL AFRICA
The Badagry division, where the trio served, won the best police station in community policing in the country, this year The award was presented by Altus in Partnership with CLEEN Foundation. Their corpses are lying ...
Groups want slain officers immortalised
NEXT
In a press briefing tagged ‘Bring The Soldiers To Justice’ organized, Tuesday, in Lagos, by a coalition of human rights groups led by the CLEEN Foundation, the groups berated the presidency for its ...
Police commission to tackle extra- judicial killings
NEXT
Mr Osayande spoke during a visit by the leadership of the CLEEN Foundation and Harvard Criminal Justice Programme (HCJP). “The coroner's law had been ...
Rains and Official Misconduct Dampen Imo State Election Reruns
VOA
Voters in Nigeria’s Imo State are taking part in a rerun gubernatorial election days after the Independent Electoral Commission [INEC] annulled the earlier one...
Group calls for credible election in Imo
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A coalition of civil society organisations monitoring the 2011 general elections yesterday said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) must ensure that today’s supplementary election in Imo State is free and fair.....
NHRC, CLEEN Foundation call for security
DAILY TRIUMPH
The National Human Right Commission and the CLEEN Foundation have called on the need for the security agencies to improve on intelligence gathering on the upcoming governorship and state house Assembly....
Nigeria: Uneasy Calm as Violence Spreads in Kano, Jigawa
DAILY INDEPENDENT
National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and the CLEEN Foundation noted in their preliminary report on security that post election violence marred the poll....
Nigeria: Concern Mounts Over Governorship Polls
THIS DAY
Addressing journalists in Abuja Tuesday, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and the Cleen Foundation said INEC as well as security agents must be .....
Activists laud INEC, seeks probe of lapses
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A coalition of civil society organisations monitoring the 2011 general elections has said that the Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC) preparation and organization of the presidential election...
Redeploy Partisan Security Personnel, NHRC, Cleen Foundation Tell Govt
DAILY INDEPENDENT
Abuja — National Human Rights Commission and CLEEN Foundation have demanded that security personnel, especially those in the South East and South South who played suspected partisan roles in the last National Assembly elections should be redeployed and investigated....
Why Irregularities Pervaded National Assembly Polls
THIS DAY
Lagos — Executive Director, CLEEN Foundation, Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, has said the major reasons why there were irregularities in some parts of the country during the just concluded National Assembly elections...
Changing a history of flawed elections
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A recent report has labelled everybody involved in electioneering as responsible for the dangerous trend of election malpractice in the country...
Activists blame governors for political violence
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A coalition of civil society organisations monitoring the 2011 general elections has said, state governors are largely responsible for the political violence being experienced across Nigeria. Speaking yesterday in Abuja...
Seme police station, best in Africa –Study
Daily Sun
Seme Police Division has won the 2010 edition of the Altus Police Station Visitors’ Week (PSVW).It is the best police station in Nigeria as well as Africa. At the continental level, the station clinched the first position...
Seme police station, two others voted best in Nigeria
Compass
Three police stations adjudged overall best in the country have been honoured with awards of excellence by a non-governmental organisation (NGO), CLEEN Foundation...
Why our democracy succeeded
Nigeria Daily Independent
A two-day workshop entitled, ‘Making Democracy Work for Nigerians’,organised by the CLEEN Foundation in collaboration with the Ford Foundation West Africa office in Owerri ...
On the CLEEN foundation survey
Nigeria Daily Independent
A report recently released by CLEEN Foundation, a non-governmental organization with the support of MacArthur Foundation entitled the National Criminal ...
Nigerian Ruling Party Fires National Leader Days after Convention
Voice of America
Professor Innocent Chukwuma is the executive director of the voter advocacy group the CLEEN Foundation. “For them to have shoved him aside like that is ...
Trauma deaths from road accidents on the increase
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A recent forum on 'Emergency Response to Victims of Gun Violence and Road Accidents in Nigeria', jointly organised by CLEEN Foundation, the Lagos State ...
CLEEN Foundation trains 15 policemen on crime-mapping technique
Daily Sun
By CHRIS ANUCHA CLEEN Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), which promotes public safety, security and accessible justice, has been in the ...
Preventing youths from taking to crime
Nigeria Daily Independent
It was against this background that a Non-governmental Organisation, (NGO) CLEEN Foundation in collaboration with the Lagos State Ministry of Education, ...
SECURITY ALERT WITH JIDE
A non-governmental organisation, CLEEN Foundation, has trained 15 police officers in Lagos in Geographic Information System technology to improve their ...
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Nigeria: Agbedi And Bayelsa Governorship
AllAfrica.com
The 2010 National Crime and Safety Survey conducted by the highly regarded CLEEN Foundationand published on September 14, showed Bayelsa as the 16th out of ...
Evaluation of the safety system in Benin: Beninese Civil Society visit 20 police stations and gendarmerie
levenement precis
he 2010 edition of the Global Week of visiting police stations and gendarmerie did not go unnoticed in Benin. At the initiative of the West Africa Network for Peacebuilding (WANEP-Benin),
Nigeria: Two Kinds of Justice
AllAfrica.com
What else can explain the results of a poll carried out by CLEEN Foundation where 44 per cent of those who reported their experiences of crime to the police ...
CAMPVO Observes Police Station Visitation Week
Awoko
The Police Station Visitors Week (PSVW) has become an annual event organized by Altus Global Alliance of which CLEEN Foundation is a founding member. ...

Unfriendly Police Station
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While waiting to see the Divisional Police Officer (DPO), he was reprimanded by a female police officer for reading notices pasted on the notice board near the counter.

Cross River, Ebonyi, Bayelsa Top Crime Rate In Nigeria —Survey
P.M. News
A recent national crime and safety survey conducted by CLEEN Foundation with support from Macarthur Foundation has revealed that Cross-River , Ebonyi and ...
Repositioning emergency response in Lagos
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A 2009 report by CLEEN Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, ... A few days after the Lagos-Ibadan accident, CLEEN Foundation organised an ...
'Why youths, police clash'
The Punch
The interactive forum was organised by a non-governmental organisation, CLEEN Foundation, in collaboration with the Lagos State Security Trust Fund and the ...
AC wants police recruitment halted – The Guadian
Nigerian Bulletin
They said this at a youth and policing interactive forum organised by CLEEN Foundation in collaboration with Ajeromi Ifelodun Local Government Council and ...
Police Lose 630 Officers To Criminals, Says AIG
Nigeria Daily Independent
... the disclosure on Tuesday at a forum “On emergency response to victims of gun violence and road accidents in Nigeria” organised by CLEEN Foundation...
Nigeria Police: They Are, Because We Are?
THISDAY
CLEEN Foundation, in its recent National Crime Victimisation and Safety Survey, found that although there were marked reductions in crime rates, ...
UN Okays Lagos Crime Prevention Strategy
THISDAY
28 Apr 2010... prevention strategy and crime and safety survey independently conducted by CLEEN Foundation covering a period between 2005 and 2009. ...

Foundation urges support for crime prevention in schools
PUNCH
A Non-Governmental Organisation, the CLEEN Foundation, on Thursday urged governments ...

Growing Crime Despite Huge Investments
THISDAY
4 Jul 2010 ... This fact was disclosed by CLEEN Foundation, an organization that believes in promoting public safety, security and justice through ...
Police Reforms To Gulp N400b, Says IG
Leadership Nigeria
Niger State, on Saturday during the opening of the first policing executive forum, organised by CLEEN Foundation, an NGO. ...

NGO moves to save accident, gunshot victims
Compass
CLEEN Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has held an interactive forum on emergency response to trauma victims of gun violence and road accidents in Nigeria. It was organised in collaboration ...

Kidnapping and Other Security Concerns
Financial Standard News
Again, the outcome of a national criminal victimisation and safety survey released recently by theCLEEN Foundation (formerly the Centre for Law Enforcement ...
Crippling Fear Of Crimes
Vanguard
CLEEN Foundation (formerly the Centre for Law Enforcement Education), worked with a field survey company and a data management company on the survey. ...
Nigeria: Lagos Records Drop in Violent Crime --Survey
AllAfrica.com
Lagos — A survey conducted by a Non-Governmental Organisation, NGO, CLEEN foundation has adjudged Lagos State as one of the safest cities in the country ...

Police, doctors, CLEEN Foundation, others brainstorm on gunshot wounds, road accident victims
Sun Newspaper
Police doctors CLEEN Foundation others brainstorm on gunshot wounds road ... issue a NonGovernmental Organisation CLEEN Foundation in collaboration with the ...

Doctors Can Treat Gunshot Victims
THISDAY ONLINE
24 Jun 2010 ... It is in the light of this that the CLEEN FOUNDATION's Forum on ... Innocent Chukwuma, Executive Director, CLEEN FOUNDATION and Lagos NMA ...
Study finds Nigerians too scared to live
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The survey was conducted by CLEEN Foundation (formerly known as the Centre for Law Enforcement Education); Practical Sampling International (PSI), ...
That piece of paper
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So it was encouraging that at the CLEEN Foundation's recent conference on breaking the cycle of youth alienation, many speakers recognised that the building ...
Crime, Safety Survey Begins in Lagos
THISDAY ONLINE / Nigeria ...
2 Sep 2009 ... The CLEEN Foundation in collaboration with the Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF) and support from Ford Foundation, has commenced the ...
African researchers investigate disciplinary measures in police
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he event, organised by CLEEN Foundation, a non-governmental organisation promoting better police-public relations, was held over the weekend at their ...
Group plans national crime victimisation survey
PUNCH
The CLEEN Foundation on Wednesday said that it would commence a
Civil organisation to hold police station visits
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The executive director of a non-governmental organisation, CLEEN Foundation, Innocent Chukwuma, said on Tuesday that the foundation is organising a ...
Phone theft tops crime list in Lagos
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21 Dec 2009 ... The CLEEN Foundation, in collaboration with the Lagos State Security Trust Fund and supported by the FORD Foundation, has revealed that in ...

NGO advocates crime prevention programme in school curriculum
Compass
A non-governmental organisation (NGO),Centre for Law Enforcement Education (CLEEN) has called on government to include a programme in crime prevention in the curriculum of schools in the country. The ... Tuesday, 08 June 2010

CLEEN expresses worry over Jos crisis
PUNCH
A group, the CLEEN Foundation, on Tuesday, urged the police to exhibit more commitment...

Onovo asks Nigerians to visit police stations
Compass
Onovo made the remarks at the Global Conference on Community Oversight of Policing which was organised by Altus Global Allaince in collaboration with CLEEN Foundation in Abuja. The IGP, who was ...
Sunday, 28 March 2010

Group assists police to combat crime
Compass
DETERMINED to map crime hot-spots across the country, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), CLEEN Foundation, has vowed to partner with the police force, using a crime mapping technology. Its Executive ...
Monday, 15 February 2010

Robbery, corrupt policemen: A burden on Lagosians
Compass
... of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN), the police, among others. This was the outcome of a crime and security survey conducted in September last year by the CLEEN Foundation, a Non-Governmental ...
Sunday, 03 January 2010
Mob roasts two policemen in Onitsha over extortion
Compass
... of Altus Police Station Visitors Week, 2009 organised by the CLEEN Foundation in Abuja. The Foundation's Programme Officer, Ms Odinkalu Chigozirim, disclosed that the Ilupeju Police Station, Lagos, emerged ... Tuesday, 15 December 2009
Cleen Foundation organises police station visitors week
Saturday Compass
TO ensure improved relationship between the public and the Nigerian police, CLEEN Foundation will organise Police Station Visitors Week (PSVW). The PSVW is a unique...event organized to mobilize members ...
Saturday, 05 September 2009
Police welcome community intervention in crime fighting
Compass
The Commissioner of Police (CP), FCT Command, Mr. Haruna John made this disclosure recently during a stakeholders’ interactive forum organized by the CLEEN Foundation in Abuja. According ...
Tuesday, 21 July 2009
Police embrace informal police group
Sunday Compass
The Commissioner of Police, FCT Command, Mr. Haruna John, made this disclosure on Friday during a stakeholders' interactive forum organised by the CLEEN Foundation in Abuja. According to ...
Sunday, 19 July 2009
At a roundtable, NGO, activists unite against corruption
Compass
Raise it up as a flag of honour. We know there are serious structural problems with Nigeria, but we can move ahead,”he said. Innocent Chukwu of CLEEN Foundation, after assessing ...
Wednesday, 15 July 2009
‘Police kill over 2,865 innocent people yearly’
Compass
... abuse, particularly extra-judicial killings, and exercise disciplinary action against those who have acted abusively, or have killed illegally. Also speaking, the Deputy Director of the CLEEN Foundation, ...
Tuesday, 09 June 2009
Sad songs in Lagos over convicted soldiers
Compass
Taiwo Jimoh “Free 27 soldiers now! Free 27 soldiers now! All we are saying free our 27 soldiers now!” These were the calls that rented the air...on June 3, at the CLEEN foundation, Ojodu, Lagos, where ... Monday, 08 June 2009
Family members of 27 convicted soldiers plead for clemency
Compass
... the UN approved to be paid to them on monthly basis, authorities of the Nigeria Army shortchanged them by giving them only 3,000 dollars each for six month period. The chief executive officer of CLEEN ... Thursday, 28 May 2009
CLEEN partners LSSTF on crime 
PUNCH
A group, CLEEN Foundation, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Lagos State ...
CLEEN, Police, stakeholders brainstorm on security
The Sun News
31 Jul 2008 ... The occasion was the “summit on partnership between the police and the Informal Policing Groups”, organized by CLEEN Foundation, a frontline ...
www.sunnewsonline.com/webpages/.../crimewatch-31-07-2008-003.htm
How to build a safe society – CLEEN 
PUNCH
The Executive Director, CLEEN Foundation, Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, has said that an ...
Don sees police in new light
Compass
... the police as the greatest strength that Africa has. The Don spoke at a public lecture to mark CLEEN Foundation’s tenth year anniversary. Shearing said: “Africa is far from a unified continent full ... Wednesday, 24 December 2008
Police give women hope over violence
The Sun News Online | Crime watch
31 May 2007 ... In line with this, Project Alert and CLEEN Foundation, among others, recently donated office equipment to the gender crime based desk for a ...
www.sunnewsonline.com/webpages/.../crimewatch-31-05-2007-002.htm
How to Curb Electoral Fraud
THISDAY ONLINE / Nigeria news ...
25 Apr 2008 ... Lagos A Non-Governmental Organisation, CLEEN Foundation, has advocated provision of arms to policemen, to curb electoral fraud in 2011. ...
Group Urges Action on Police Reform
THISDAY ONLINE / Nigeria ...
12 Dec 2009 ... This was the view expressed at the workshop organised by a pro-human rights group, CLEEN Foundation in Maiduguri where the federal ...
Apo Killings: Group Faults Commission of Inquiry
THISDAY ONLINE ...
23 May 2006 ... Executive Director, CLEEN Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Mr Innocent Chukwuma, has condemned the anxiety-induced ...
Police: What Way Out
THISDAYonline
In August 1989, Babangida laid the foundation stone for a Nigeria Police .... comprising the Centre for Law Enforcement Education in Nigeria (CLEEN), ...
ECOWAS urged to initiate joint border patrols 
PUNCH
The Executive Director, CLEEN Foundation, Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, has advised ...
 
 
 
 

 

     
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