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CRIME

Top NEWS In Nigeria This Morning (7/11/20)

NACA, Women Ministry, UN, EU flag-off COVID-19 relief response for vulnerable women THE Federal Ministry of Women Affairs in conjunction with the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), United Nations (UN) and European Union (EU) has unveiled the ‘Risk Communication and Community Engagement project.’ The project, which is championed via the UN Basket Fund support to the National COVID-19 Multi-sectoral Pandemic Response in Nigeria, is set up to help mitigate the negative impact of COVID-19 on vulnerable

  1 year ago ago
Top NEWS In Nigeria This Morning (7/11/20)

POLITICS

See What Aisha Buhari Donated to People as Relief Materials

Yesterday, items were donated to the Federal Ministry of Women Affairs in continuation of the first lady's intervention towards curbing the spread of COVID 19.  The items included quantities of hand sanitizers, and personal protection equipment including disposable gowns, overalls, N95 surgical masks,and gloves. Food items were also presented for distribution to women and women groups to support the lockdown.  These items included rice, millet, sugar, milk and tomato puree.  The Minister of Women Affair

  1 year ago ago
See What Aisha Buhari Donated to People as Relief Materials

EDUCATION

FG reiterates commitment to inclusive education for children with special needs

The Federal Government has reinstated its commitment of all inclusive education and policy development by making school accessible for Children with special needs and most vulnerable in the country. The Minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Farouk stated this while declaring opened a 3-day step-down training workshop for teachers and caregivers of children with special needs with the theme; 'Ensuring Improvement and Well-being of Children with Special N

  2 years ago ago
FG reiterates commitment to inclusive education for children with special needs

BUSINESS

Women Group Laments Neglect Over COVID-19

A Non Governmental Organisation, Women Network Nigeria, has expressed concerns over the continuous non inclusion of women in the key decision-making tables particularly in this critical period of the Coronavirus otherwise called Covid-19 pandemic. In a statement by its National Coordinator Mimidoo Achakpa, the failure of Ministries, Departments and Agencies to adequately respond to women’s issues and achieve agreeable targets was worrisome. The statement adds that assisting and enabling the nation to meet

  1 year ago ago
Women Group Laments Neglect Over COVID-19

BUSINESS

Women group laments neglect over COVID-19

Women group laments neglect over COVID-19. A Non Governmental Organisation, Women Network Nigeria, has expressed concerns over the continuous non inclusion of women in the key decision-making tables particularly in this critical period of the Coronavirus otherwise called Covid-19 pandemic. In a statement by its National Coordinator Mimidoo Achakpa, the failure of Ministries, Departments and Agencies to adequately respond to women’s issues and achieve agreeable targets was worrisome. The statement adds tha

  1 year ago ago
Women group laments neglect over COVID-19

POLITICS

Rape : leave our daughters, sisters and mothers alone - Aisha Buhari speaks

Hajjiya Aisha Buhari, wife to the president Federal Republic of Nigeria vowed to end rape in Nigeria. Mrs buhari make this known via he facebook page. She said "It is devastating to hear about the gruesome death of our daughters who were mercilessly raped by men, who in some cases are their fathers, brothers and protectors of their chastity. Women are increasingly becoming vulnerable in a society that is expected to guaranty their safety and we owe it a duty to do everything possible to protect them. Last y

  1 year ago ago
Rape : leave our daughters, sisters and mothers alone - Aisha Buhari speaks

POLITICS

Nigeria’s Ministry of Women Affairs and the Struggle Ahead

One good thing about the era in which we currently live is that it seems to be taking us closer to the apotheosis of human evolution. From the Stone Age through the different civilizations which different generations and dynasties have lived in the past, to the Age of Enlightenment and the ever-promising era in which we presently live; the quality of thoughts and their unending evolutions, and the apparent rise in the revamp of old dogmas, cultures, and ideologies which continually informs the birth of new

  2 years ago ago
Nigeria’s Ministry of Women Affairs and the Struggle Ahead

SOCIETY

International day of girl child: How the Nigerian govt is tackling genital mutilation on girls

As part of the efforts to eradicate the practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Nigeria, the Federal Ministry of Women Affairs has created women affinity groups, through a project called ‘Nigeria for women’ and supported by the World Bank. These groups currently in six states within the six geopolitical zones are mandated to address all issues of women and girls through four components- social capital, livelihood support, innovation and partnerships.

  3 months ago ago
International day of girl child: How the Nigerian govt is tackling genital mutilation on girls

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

National Girls Child Anthem

The following are the rhyme of Nigeria National Girls Child Anthem as approved by Federal Ministry of Women Affairs I’M A GIRL CHILD, FULL OF DIGNITY, I’m a symbol of love, and I’m a symbol of hope. I am beautiful, can’t you see I am colourful and bright, cant you see I’m a future mother, mother of future leaders, that’s who I am. I am a girl child. Yes oh I’m proud to be a girl child. Yes oh yes oh. Education is my right, stop the discrimination. I have a right to a great future, stop the mol

  1 year ago ago
National Girls Child Anthem

SOCIETY

Nigerian Government Launches Menstrual Pad Bank For Emergency Situations

The Federal Ministry of Women Affairs has launched a Menstrual Pad Bank to meet the needs of women and girls throughout their monthly period. According to her, this project was part of the celebrations for World Menstrual Hygiene Day in 2021. The ministry has established a committee to guarantee that young girls and women of reproductive age can manage their menstrual cycle in a dignified manner.

  8 months ago ago
Nigerian Government Launches Menstrual Pad Bank For Emergency Situations