Conflict: Nigerians urged to utilize alternative dispute resolution


Micheal Oladejo, Ibadan

The Peace Corps of Nigeria  says it had trained  680 Commandants of the Corps on Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and workplace mediation.
According to him, the workshop exposed the officers to effective method that could be use when dealing with thorny issues such as jungle-justice, inter-communal clash and other related issues among the youths.
In their remarks, guest lectures at the conference with the theme, ” Achieving Best Peace/ADR Practices in Nigeria”, urged parents to catch their children young by inculcating in them Alternative Dispute Resolution as confrontation tactics is always counter productive.