The provision of security for citizens, as well as the centralisation and monopolisation of the means of legitimate force constitute the central feature and function of the state.
Partners West Africa – Nigeria (PWA-Nigeria): Rule of Law and Empowerment Initiative is a nongovernmental organization dedicated to enhancing citizens’ participation and improving security governance in Nigeria and West Africa broadly. The organization is located in Abuja, with a national and regional reach. PWA Nigeria is the newest addition to the Partners Global network. PWA-Nigeria joins a vibrant international community of 19 like-minded national organizations around the world, united by common approaches including participatory decision making, collaborative advocacy, consensus building and social entrepreneurship for democratic governance.Read More