IWD: We need more women into leadership positions – NDIC Chair

March 21, 2022 Benjamin Umuteme Abuja 0

The Board Chairman of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Mrs Ronke Sokefun, has stressed the need for women in leadership positions to encourage more women to join the table to ensure the number of women in management positions keep growing and consequently ensure its sustainability. A statement by Director, Communication & Public Affairs Department of the Corporation, Bashir A. Read More

IWD: Heritage Bank, FAMO strategise to advance women economic sustainability

March 15, 2022 David Agba Abuja 0

As part of its commitment to empower women to break the bias in today’s world, Heritage Bank Plc has joined forces with Fateema Mohammed Ogunkola Foundation (FAMO) in advancing women’s economic sustainability in Nigeria. This move was made known at an event to commemorate this year’s International Women Day, themed, “Break the Bias,” with a host of top female dignitaries, Read More

IWD: Showmax celebrates 30 Nollywood women

March 15, 2022 John Oba Abuja 0

As the world continue to mark the 2022 International Women’s Day, Showmax, an online subscription video on demand (SVOD) service which was launched in South Africa on 19 August 2015, has announced that they would be putting out profiles of Nollywood women daily to celebrate women’s history month. The streaming platform is taking the celebrations a notch higher with a Read More

Gombe: KFP slams NASS, advocates women participation in politics

March 9, 2022 Auwal Ahmad 0

Chairperson of Kalthum Foundation for Peace, Ummul Khalthum Muhammad, has called on women to actively participate in the political process ahead of the 2023 general elections. Ummul Khathum made the call in a press statement signed and made available to newsmen in Gombe on Wednesday, in commemoration of the International Women’s Day (IWD) celebration. The woman activist urged the federal Read More

IWD: Unity Bank, AltSchool Africa partner, empower female software engineers

March 9, 2022 Amaka Ifeakandu, Lagos 0

In commemoration of International Women’s Day, IWD 2022, Nigeria’s retail lender, Unity Bank Plc is partnering AltSchool Africa to sponsor female students towards the acquisition of specialist software skills – an empowerment initiative to boost the capacity of the female gender. AltSchool Africa is a school for individuals looking to gain technical skills and kick start a career in Software Read More

IWD: Ekiti women’re jewels of inestimable value – Oni

March 8, 2022 Ojo Oladele 0

A former Ekiti state governor and Social Democratic Party (SDP) governorship candidate in the forthcoming gubernatorial poll, Engr. Segun Oni, has felicitated with the generality of Ekiti women on the 2022 anniversary of the International Women’s Day, describing them as ‘jewel of inestimable value’. According to a press release issued in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital, Tuesday, by the Director Read More