Campaigners of international day of peace in Abuja are raising awareness on the need for sustainable peace in the country to pave the way for rapid development.
The goal is to reduce the vulnerability of young people to recruitment by terrorists organisations.
The International Day of Peace is observed around the world on September the 21st and the UN General Assembly devoted the day to strengthening the ideals of peace, through observing 24 hours of non-violence and cease-fire.
In Nigeria, the security challenges pose grave threats to peace but renewed offensives by security forces continue to decimate terrorists in the north.
At a programme in Abuja to commemorate the international peace day, advocates raise awareness among students on the need to embrace peace and reduce the vulnerability of young people to recruitment by terrorists organisations..