...working together to enhance transparency and report corruption in the administration of public projects

Private Military and Security Companies Must Be Quickly Regulated, Nigeria’s Dr. Chris Kwaja Tells UN Human Rights Council

Standpoint Media Nigeria Limited | 19 September, 2019

It was the 42nd Session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva on September 9th, 2019 and Nigeria’s Dr. Chris Kwaja, Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the right of peoples to self-determination was on the stage. Below are excerpts from the statement at the interactive session, published as such just to let Dr Kwaja say it in his own words on a key dimension of the paradox of over-abundance peculiar to Africa and Latin America: the violent turn at the sites of exploitation of natural resources towards securing vested interests.
Read on! – 
https://intervention.ng/17445/ Download Full Report

Recent Publications