Abiodun Essiet: Canvassing gender justice

Abiodun Essiet is the  Founder,  Abiodun Essiet Initiative for Girls, co-founder of Easy Medi–Option Initiative, and Board member of Strong Enough Girls Empowerment Initiative. She is also the initiator of Young Africa Women Leaders Network, an online social media group to mentor Young Women in Africa who are interested in Leadership. In this interview More...

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By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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WAFAA honours gender icon, restates call for parity

By Ene Osang As the year unfolds, Nigerian women has again harped the need for gender equality particularly in the area of leadership and governance. This, is believed, would fast-track the addressing of gender More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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Ex-Kannywood star, Rahama Hassan ties the knot tomorrow

By Aliyu Askira and Ibrahim Ramalan The popular Kannywood actress, Rahama Hassan will be tieing the marital knot with Peace Ambassador Othman Sani El-Kudan tomorrow Friday, and Governor of Gombe state, Alhaji Hassan More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, December 29th, 2016
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Women In Politics celebrate their own

It was a praise singing galore when the Women in Politics Forum (WIPF) paid a courtesy visit on the new Executive Secretary of the Pension Transitional Arrangement Development (PTAD) Barrister Sharon Ikeazor, and More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, December 22nd, 2016
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Women with disabilities seek health rights

The need for an inclusive sustainable development especially in the area of health has been emphasised by women living with disabilities in Nigeria. ENE OSANG writes  President of the Deaf Women Association of More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, December 15th, 2016
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Beauty, intelligence open doors of success for me – Samira Saje

Samira Rukayya Saje, 22, is a graduate of Kaduna Polytechnic, an Actress and a Masters Stroke (an association that assists people with stroke) Ambassador. In this chat with Aliyu Abubakar Askira, she discusses her More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, December 15th, 2016
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Group seeks end to violence against children, women

Stories by Ene Osang Abuja The need to end all forms of violence against children and women has been reiterated as Nigerians joined the rest of the world in the 16 days of activism against violence. Chairman, Advisory More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, December 8th, 2016
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WAFAA re-emphasises gender equality

The under-representation of women in governance, politics, economy and, particularly, business, is a major concern of the World Affirmative Action Awards (WAFAA); a gender mainstreaming  non-governmental organisation More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Fati Askira: I rejected Turkish Airline job offer for IDPs

Fati Yerima Askira, an Indigene of Borno state is a 22-year-old graduate of Botany from the University of Maiduguri. She is the Executive Director of the Borno Women Development Initiative (BWDI), an NGO primarily More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, November 24th, 2016
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Women In Politics celebrate their own

It was a praise singing galore when the Women in Politics Forum (WIPF) paid a courtesy visit on the new Executive Secretary of the Pension Transitional Arrangement Development (PTAD) Barrister Sharon Ikeazor, and More...

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