Mainstream CVE into your programmes, county governments told

All  the  47 county governments have been urged to mainstream Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) in all their programmes. Speaking  during the close of a two-day training workshop for Busia County Security team and other stakeholders on Tuesday, the Programme Director of Champions of Peace Kenya, Elly Opondo said that CVE cannot be implemented in isolation. […]

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EU grants Sh.19 million to Stave Violent Extremism in Lake Region

Two  Counties  in the lake region have benefited from a Sh.19 million European Union (EU) grant to stave  violent extremism in the region. The  initiative that is being implemented by the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) in collaboration with the Lake Basin Development Authority (LBDA) targets 20 groups and 5000 beneficiaries in . The  NCTC […]

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A Rapid action plan to counter violent extremism activities

Counties  have been asked to fast track the development of coherent and inclusive strategies  to  supplement national government efforts in the fight against violent extremism in their regions. The  National  Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) senior official, Benson  Ngeiywo said there was an urgent need for counties  to  put in place a rapid county action plan […]

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