The Peace Corps is a youth organization committed to the training, education, and reorientation of the Nigerian youth for a leadership position. This has become important as youths in Nigeria increasingly become tools used by criminal elements to disturb the peace of the country.
That is why the corps inculcates in the youths, the spirit of nation-building, respect for constituted authority and patriotism, among others. With these training, the Nigerian youth become aware of the great role they have to play in conflict resolution and restoration of peace in troubled spots in the country.
The Peace Corps of Nigeria is undoubtedly a youth organization that is solely committed to educating, training and reorientation of the nation’s youth for any form of leadership positions presented to them.
Peace Corps boss accused of receiving n18.7m ‘share’ from n54m ‘job scam’ (November 8, 2018)
A group called Good Governance Agenda (GGA) has petitioned Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to investigate a job scam amounting to the sum of N54 million involving Gombe State Commandant of the Corps, Ambore Enoch, who is being investigated by the agency.
The group averred that the alleged crime was committed in collusion with Akoh – claiming that Peace Corps boss had already taken the sum of N18.7 million out of the N54 million, as his own share.
They further alleged that National Assembly members have some share in the deal that is why they keep on protecting the national commandant