The Federal government has called on the residents of Wara-Oja community in Kwara state and their Christian neighbours to embrace peace.

The Federal government has called on the residents of Wara-Oja community in Kwara state and their Christian neighbours where communal Crisis erupted recently to embrace peace .

The Director- General of the Institute for Peace and Conflicts Resolution (IPCR) Dr, Tswah Bakut made the call while Speaking at a three-day workshop for peace education and inauguration of the Wara-Oja peace engagement volunteers held in Ilorin West local government area of the state.

He advised the two warring factions to make themselves available for the peace meetings to find a lasting solution to the Crisis.

Represented by Ms. Hepzibah Achanya, the Head of Internal Conflict Prevention and Resolution, of the Institute, Ms,Hepzibah Achanya ,the Director- General said there was the need to search for peace in the community for the progress and development of the country.

He urged the people of Wara-Oja not to allow their differences to destroy the community .

In a remark Imam Fuad Adeyemi , commended the institute for the quick intervention in the Crisis.
ALI RABIU

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