Join Our Team: Research Associate

Vacancy: Research Associate WACCE is currently inviting qualified applications from recent grauduates for the role of Research Associate. welcomes passionate, ambitious, innovative and talented individuals who crave learning new skills …

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Join Our Team – Internship

Position: Research Associate (Internship) Location: Accra Deadline: Thursday May 30, 2019 WACCE is inviting qualified applications from recent graduates for a three-month internship as Research Associate. WACCE welcomes passionate, ambitious, …

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Ghana Needs to Prepare Adequately Against Terrorism

WACCE’s Executive Director, Mutaru Mumuni Muqthar, has warned that current developments within the West Africa region indicate that Ghana could be the next target of attacks if adequate steps are …

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Government Urged to do More to Prevent Violent Extremism in Ghana

Bolgatanga – January 06, 2019. The Executive Director of the West Africa Centre for Counter-Extremism (WACCE), Mr Mutaru Mumuni  Muqthar, has urged the government to do more in the prevention, …

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Chieftaincy disputes, threat to security, governance – WACCE

Accra – October 16, 2018 West Africa Centre for Counter-Extremism (WACCE) has warned that the prolonged unresolved chieftaincy conflicts in most parts of Ghana pose major security and governance challenge …

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WACCE Expands its Program on Preventing Violent Extremism (PVE) in Ghana

Tamale, November 21, 2018. West Africa Centre for Counter Extremism (WACCE) has begun another two-day capacity building workshop in Tamale to train 120 selected youth from the three regions of …

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Mutaru to Speak at Munich Security Conference 2018

Accra, February 13, 2018 – Executive Director of West Africa Centre for Counter-Extremism (WACCE), Mutaru Mumuni Muqthar, is due to speak alongside other security officials at the Munich Security Conference …

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Mutaru Muqthar Honoured in Nigeria as African of the Year 2017

WACCE’s Executive Director, Mutaru Mumuni Muqthar, was on Wednesday night honoured at a special occasion in Abuja, Nigeria, as the 2017 Daily Trust African of the Year. He was selected …

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Mutaru Muqthar emerges African of the Year 2017

Executive Director of WACCE has been named African of the Year 2017. The award jury of the Daily Trust African of the Year Award named 34-year-old Mutaru Mumuni Muqthar as …

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Up to 6,000 Africans Who Fought with ISIS in Iraq and Syria Are Returning Home

Up to 6,000 Africans who fought with ISIS in Syria and Iraq are returning home, Executive Director of WACCE, Mumuni Muqthar, has revealed. He was speaking in an interview with a local …

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Building Partnerships for Peace

Partnerships and collaborative work define our approach to work. We work with organizations, big and small, who share in our vision and approach to building a sustainably peaceful and stable region. We have worked with …

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WACCE Supports Counter-Terrorism Task Force in Building Resilience Against Terrorism

The West Africa Centre for Counter-Extremism (WACCE) has provided training support to the Ghana Police Service to strengthen its newly constituted Counter-terrorism Task Force to effectively contribute to the fight against terrorism. This intelligence-focused …

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