Internship – Research Associate

Research Associate – Internship West Africa Centre for Counter-Extremism (WACCE) is looking for a Research Associate for internship for a period of between 3 to 6 months at its Accra …

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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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The Menace of Vigilantism Results From Poor and Distrustful Leadership – Dr. Kwesi Aning

The Director of Faculty of Academic Affairs and Research (FAAR) at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre, Dr. Kwesi Aning, has declared that the menace of political vigilantism results from poor …

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A Culture of Pluralism is key to Sustainable Peace and Social Cohesion

Executive Director of WACCE, Mutaru Mumuni Muqthar, has called on society to build on the values of pluralism, tolerance and citizenship as central to sustainable peace and social cohesion. Speaking …

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