Women Fund mentees take on school girls on politics, leadership

By Ene Osang Abuja Mentees of the Nigerian Women Trust Fund (NWTF) in response to the call for women to double up efforts into leadership positions recently organised a sensitization workshop for young girls in Secondary School. The workshop tagged ‘’Project Kadara; meaning our girls our assets’’ organised at the Government Secondary School More...

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By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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Dukes Transnational trains women on management, leadership

By Ene Osang Abuja Women in public service has been charged on personal development that can harness their leadership competences and enable them thrive in any given field. The call was made in Abuja at the opening More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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Youth unemployment and need for life skill development

Yearly, thousands of young people join the labour market in search of unavailable employments, especially government job. It has been argued that this challenge can be tackled if life skills education is inculcated More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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Youth ministry endorses ‘not too young to run’ bill

By Ene Osang Abuja The Ministry of Youth and Sports has endorsed the ‘Not Too Young To Run” proposed bill which is undergoing legislative attention of the National Assembly (NASS). In a statement by the Director More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, May 4th, 2017
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My husband is my cheerleader – Sa’adiya Aminu

Sa’adiya Aminu is the Chief Operating Officer of the Urban Shelter Ltd., the position she has been in for the past two years. Before becoming the COO, she was at the chairman’s office assisting in business development, More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, May 4th, 2017
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Husband abandons wife and baby over hospital bill

By Ene Osang Abuja It was a pitiable sight at the maternity ward of the National Hospital Abuja seeing women abandoned by their husbands for not being able to foot their bills. Ruth Charles Okoye, a new mum of a More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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Sephiny Smart is the Director of Programmes and Initiator of SmartSistas Foundation (SSF). She runs a TV/media communications consultancy

Sephiny Smart is the Director of Programmes and Initiator of SmartSistas Foundation (SSF). She runs a TV/media communications consultancy which specializes in TV production and public relations and also manages More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Commitment from men will fastrack passage of GEO Bill – Olujimi

ENE OSANG in this piece reports that Nigerian  women blame the slow passage of the Gender and Equal Opportunies Bill (GEOBill) on the lack of commitment from their male counterparts.  Deputy Minority Whip at the More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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Dynamics of participatory governance, implication for young women in Nigeria

Happiness Ogbuehi, a mentee of the Nigerian Women Trust Fund (NWTF) is the winner of the 2017 #MyBoldSteps Young Women Essay Competition. In this piece she gives a young woman’s perspective of governance in Nigeria More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, April 6th, 2017
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Women demand implementation of Uwais report

Stories by Ene Osang Abuja Nigerian women has called for the full implementation of the popular Uwais report, saying it contains 60% of their aspirations for the actualization of gender parity in Nigeria. This was More...