Upon an invitation from the office of the wife of the President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, the Executive Director and some Board members of CRACO were in Abuja on the 16th day of December, 2017 to honour the invitation.
Those in attendance were: Bar. Joseph Igwe, the Executive Director; Mrs. Rose Osuji, a member of the Board, and Prof. Yinka Omorogbe, chairman Board of Trustees. Prof. Yinka Omorogbe who is presently the Commissioner for Justice and Attorney General of Edo State attended the workshop also in her capacity as the Commissioner for justice and Attorney General of Edo State. All Commissioners and Attorney Generals of states in Nigeria were present. All Police Commissioners were present, All the wives of state governors were present. Unicef’s repesentative and representatives of some other international organisations were equally present.
It was a National Workshop on WAR against Abuse in Nigeria. The focus was on abuse of women and children. It was chaired by the Minister of justice and Attorney General of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.