By Gabriel Udeh, Kaduna
Prisoners’ Care and Human Rehabilitation Aid (PCHRA), on Saturday officially inaugurated a Nine Man Board of Trustee that’ll ensure the well-being of the organization.
PCHRA is a non- governmental organization charged with the responsibility to rehabilitate and provides humanitarian services to inmates, ex-convicts, IDPs, Widows, Orphans and the physically-challenged in Kaduna and Nigeria.
In chat at the end of the inauguration, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PCHRA, Pastor Adekunle Festus, stressed the need for mobility to ease movement of Officials and transportation of relief Materials meant for Prisoners, IDPs and other vulnerable people in the society.
The Chairman who described the trustee as a pillar and life wire of the organization said a member of trustee working outside Nigeria vouched to assist in anyway possible for the success of PCHRA.
Responding on behalf of the trustee, Adeniyi Babatunte and charity Ogbole deliberated on the important of the organization to it critical stakeholders and need to work very hard to uphold the objective of the PCHRA in area of empowerment and training.
The duo also empathized the need to provide befitting office accommodation with enough space for the rehabilitation, training of ex-convicts, empowerment as well as partnering prison officials and networking Life Plus Foundation International for the vulnerable in that regard.
The need for equipment such as software and hardware systems, computer system ICT for trainings, vehicle for movement and transportation of members, relief Materials, furniture and other facilities necessary to enhanced the activities of PCHRA, were also stressed and itemized.
Members of the Trustee inaugurated at Kaduna Head Office of PCHRA, including the Chairman Boniface Tukura, Adeniyi Babatunte, Dr. Charity O. Ogbole, Mr Lanre David among others.
Some Zonal and states offices that have already been opened and efforts been made to established more in other states are said to be on top gear.