11 Jul 2022
New Era Educational and Charitable Support Foundation in Partnership with Benue State Ministry of Education held its first Stakeholder’s peacebuilding assembly at Doo Palace Nyiman, Makurdi Benue State on Friday 27 September 2019. The Peace Assembly which is a platform for key stakeholders to promote the spirit of understanding, tolerance, interfaith dialogue, and peaceful co-existence and also an avenue for young ambassadors to interact and learn, was attended by members of civil societies, government officials, individuals and students. A total number of 68 participants were in attendance.
The Hon. Commissioner of Benue State Ministry of Education was represented by Hon. Aniho T. He thanked NEEDSI for the good work of promoting Youth Leadership and Peace through its School Based Youth Leadership and Peace Education Program and assured NEEDSI of the Ministry’s support always. The President, Federation of Muslim Women Association of Nigeria, Dr. Yakubu Mariam gave goodwill message as well as the Executive Director, Civil Society Action Coalition for Education for All, the President, JNI women wing, Benue State Chapter, Hajiya Hauwa Isah, and other invited guest.