NIALS in collaboration with GIZ under the POLICE PROGRAMME AFRICA Funded by the German Foreign Office,
the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is currently having a one week training workshop for police and Prosecutors at the Lagos State DNA & Forensic Centre, Lagos State. It is a basic training for mid-level participants targeted at senior investigating officers, Chief Legal Officers and Assistant Directors to be held in four locations: Abuja, Lagos, Sokoto and Kaduna aimed at improving capacity of the police and prosecutors through gathering of forensic evidence and cooperation to further lead the cause of justice right.
The workshop had in attendance the Director General of NIALS, Professor Adedeji Adekunle, SAN who welcomed the participants and charged them on the need to follow international best practices. The training team comprises of Criminal Justice Experts Mr Jaiyebo, Dr Akeem Bello of the University of Lagos and also NIALS Faculty Mrs Lilian Uche, Mr David Oluwagbami, Senior Research fellow of NIALS as facilitators.