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CAPIO’S STRATEGIC PLANNING WORKSHOP

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CAPIO embarked on a 5-day strategic planning workshop after reviewing the level of implementation of her previous strategic plan for the year span of 2014-2018. CAPIO Staff, Volunteers, Board of Trustees and Stakeholders (Ministry of Justice, Judiciary, Nigerian Prison Service, Enugu State Justice Reform Team, Ministry of Education and the Media) are back to the […]

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CAPIO LENDS HER VOICE AGAINST DEATH PENALTY

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CAPIO joins the international Coalition Against Death Penalty to decry continual mass execution of people by the government of Saudi Arabia. Reacting to the news of execution of 34 Saudi citizens, the Executive Director of Carmelite Prisoners’ Interest Organization, (CAPIO), noted that it is high time the United Nations and other International bodies stepped in […]

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NIGERIA’S OLDEST PRISONER REGAINS FREEDOM

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The Executive Director of Carmelite Prisoners’ Interest Organisation (CAPIO), Rev. Fr. Ambrose Ekeroku, OCD has commended the immediate past governor of Imo State, His Excellency, Owelle Rochas Okorocha for granting amnesty to about 70 Convicts in the State serviing jail term in different prisons. According to Fr Ekeroku, CAPIO in conjunction with other CSOs in […]

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CAPIO LECTURES CORPS LEGAL AID CDS GROUP

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On the 23rd May, 2019, CAPIO invited by the Corps Legal AID CDS group delivered a lecture on the topic: “CAPIO, Persons in Prison and the Law” The lecture was to enable an effective collaboration and exchange of ideas, knowledge and strategies between CAPIO and the Corps Legal AID CDS group. Delivering the lecture, Rev. […]