Malami has launched UNIDO strategic vision for Nigeria.
9Janewshub.com.ng gathered that the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami SAN has launched the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime strategic vision for Nigeria 2030.
The 2030 UNODC Strategic Vision for Nigeria specifically has five key priority areas, which target at strengthening and ensuring access to the administration of justice system, security of Nigerians from terrorism, protecting people from organized crimes and criminalities, promoting people’s health and providing access to healthcare services etc.
Malami was represented at the occasion by the Acting Solicitor General of the Federation and Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Justice, Mr Benjamin Okolo.
Mr Oliver Stople, represented Mr Ghada Waly, Executive Director, UNODC.
Mr Stople, Head, UNODC Nigeria said the strategic vision is targeted at to providing more safety to Nigeria, its government and institutions from drugs, crime, corruption, terrorism and illicit financial flows.
“Our Vision 2030 seeks to strengthen crime prevention, enhance justice, address organized crime, ensure a balanced response to drugs, improve the rule of law and bolster resilience, the UNODC official stated.
Among dignitaries present at Friday’s launch were Mr Abdulrasheed Bawa, Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Prof Bolaji Owasanoye Chairman Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC. Mr Shedrach Haruna stood in for Brigadier General Buba Marwa (rtd), Director General, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).
Ms Ladidi Baratu Mohammed, Head, Asset Recovery and Management Unit, Federal Ministry of Justice.
Highpoint of the event was the launch of the UNODC Strategic Vision For Nigeria 2030 by represented of the AGF.
*Source: Daily INDEPENDENT