SEVEN FULANI HERDSMEN GAINED FREEDOM AFTER TWO YEARS
Seven Fulani herdsmen who had been standing trial in magistrate court 1, Iyaganku, Ibadan for two years on alleged robbery gained freedom six months after Legal Advice hath declared them of no case to answer.
Reporter and photographer: Bob Manuel Alakhumeh CJMR Admin
FROM THE ARCHIVE.
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SEVEN FULANI PICTURES
CJMR SEVENTEENTH (17) YEAR THANKSGIVING SERVICE – 3rd of March 2016
Thanks Giving service was held on the 3rd of March, 2016 to mark the 17 year anniversary at the office of CJMR. Some of the beneficiaries of the CJMR came from Lagos to join the event. In attendance were the Controller of Prisons, Mr. Tairudeen Ogunmola and the Assistant Commissioner of Police Mr. Okoh representing Oyo State Commissioner of Police.
FOOD / MEDICAL OUTREACHES
On the 4th of March, 2016 there was a food outreach, over 450 inmates of Agodi prison were fed. Pastor Mrs. Tola Oyediran (nee Awolowo) ministered to the inmates at the full capacity of over 500 inmates in attendance. Victoria Fellowship Church was represented by Bro Bayo Adesiyan.
We thank those who supported us with cash and kind during 2016 outreach.
We thank our mother Pharm C E Akpa, Daystar Christian Centre, Victoria Fellowship Church, Lagos, Pastor Prof Mike Adebamowo of Grace and Glory Church, Lagos
CJMR seeks to collaborate with relevant stake holders in criminal justice, Human rights Civic Societies and NGOs (National and International).
CJMR shall generate funds and materials for its activities through: Missions/ Societies/ Corporate Bodies, Non-Governmental Organizations, Foundations within and outside Nigeria and kindhearted individuals.
WHAT YOU CAN DO TO SUPPORT THIS INITIATIVE.
Our staffs and our devoted team of volunteers continue to work hard on behalf of those who languish in prison, wrongfully detained or convicted. If you would like to support our effort in freeing the wrongly detained or convicted, innocent on death-row, you may support this project either in cash or kind. Volunteers are highly needed. We count on your generous donation to achieve our vision. For payment, bank details are as follows:
Account name: Centre for Justice Mercy & Reconciliation ; Current Account no: 2013454021
Domiciliary account no: 20134969882 ; Bank: First Bank Plc. Oke-Ado Branch, Ibadan, Nigeria.
You can make your cheque payable in US Dollars to:
Domiciliary account no: 20134969882 ; Bank: First Bank Plc. Oke-Ado Branch, Ibadan, Nigeria. Alternative Account:
Account No: 1012189729 ; Bank: Zenith Bank Plc, Iwo-Road Branch, Ibadan, Nigeria.