Excitement and hope pervaded the atmosphere of Agodi prisons, Ibadan, on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 as EXPAR launched its creative arts project for long term and life inmates. The inmates were schooled on the values and benefits of the programme and encouraged to take advantage of the opportunity to express themselves via arts. […]
Expression Parole is set to launch June 12, 2018 in Ibadan. The project which is aimed at using expressive art, drawing and painting, to address the psychological challenges that comes with long-term and life-term incarceration will kick off on June 12, 2018 in Agodi’s prison, Ibadan. 20 inmates are enrolled in the program and subsequently, […]
WHAT IS EXPAR? EXPAR is a creative vocational training program aimed at engaging prisoners in the art of drawing and painting as a creative tool to check the negative effects of long-term imprisonment, and improve the psychological wellbeing of prisoners on long-term and life sentences in Nigerian Prisons. We aim to develop a culture where […]
On the 24th of April 2018, the Controller of Prisons, Oyo state command gave EXPAR the approval to impact lives in Agodi prison via Painting and Drawing.