Religious leadership for creating world peace
19 July 2015 00:00
Fr. Emmanuel Edeh a priest from Nigeria, philosopher, writer, scholar and Founder of the Peace Centre Elele, Port harcourt Nigeria for his works towards peaceful eradication of terrorism and violent extremism.
Since 1985, starting from helping the war victims from the civil war in Nigeria, Fr. Edeh, has been involved in the social uplift and rehabilitation of victims from various terrorists and environmental disasters. In the past thirty years his support and rehabilitation works and network have grown globally starting from Nigeria with the Maitatsine terror uprising and Boko Haram, to the Norwegian Red Cross, UNICEF and Syrian War Refugees to just name a few.