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ENTERTAINMENT

Do you remember Onyeka Onwenu the actress and singer? See her recent Photos

The name Onyeka Onwenu is a popular household name among Nigerians that grew up in the early eighties and nineties. She was a popular Musician, Actress, human right activist and businesswoman. Onyeka Onwenu is from Imo state Nigeria although the grew up in portharcourt. This intelligent superwoman also worked as a Journalist with NTA and BBC in 1984. Years later, she was appointed as the executive director of the "National Centre for Women Development". Onyeka Onwenu due to the wickedness she suffered in th

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Do you remember Onyeka Onwenu the actress and singer? See her recent Photos

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Onyeka Onwenu Tells Buhari To call off troops from Igboland, Biden Slams FGN

KILLINGS: Withdraw Troops From Igboland, Onyeka Onwenu Tells Buhari Human right activist and former Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of the National Centre for Women Development, Onyeka Onwenu, yesterday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to withdraw the Nigerian troops deployed in south east and dialogue with secessionist agitators in the region.

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Today's Headlines: Onyeka Onwenu Tells Buhari To call off troops from Igboland, Biden Slams FGN

POLITICS

NCWD DG re-validates APC membership, donates 100 bags of rice, cash, others to party members

The Director General of the National Centre For Women Development (NCWD), Barr.Mary Ekpere - Eta on Saturday, revalidated her membership of the All Progressives Congress, APC in her native community in Ikom local government area of Cross River State.

  9 months ago ago
NCWD DG re-validates APC membership, donates 100 bags of rice, cash, others to party members

POLITICS

Onyeka Onwenu urge Buhari to withdraw troop stationed in South-east

A human rights activist and previously the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the National Centre for Women Development, Onyeka Onwenu, yesterday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to withdraw Its troops stationed in the south-eastern part of the country and to initiate a dialogue with the separatist agitators in the region.

  5 months ago ago
Onyeka Onwenu urge Buhari to withdraw troop stationed in South-east

CRIME

OAU failed to release my certificate because a lecturer was jailed after I reported him

Representatives of the Women Rights Advancement and Protection Alternative, Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre, International Federation of Women Lawyers, female lawmakers and students union, among others, spoke passionately in support of the bill. The Director General, National Centre for Women Development, Abuja, Mrs Mary Ekpere-Eta, sought the extension of the law to also cover pupils and teachers in both primary and secondary schools across the country He said, “Every university has st

  1 year ago ago
OAU failed to release my certificate because a lecturer was jailed after I reported him

MILITARY

"Withdraw Nigerian troops and engage in dialogue with secessionist agitators," Onwenu advises Buhari

Onyeka Onwenu, a human rights activist and former Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of the National Centre for Women Development, called on President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday to withdraw Nigerian troops from the south-east and engage in dialogue with secessionist agitators in the region. The request was made in response to public outrage over alleged extrajudicial killings of Igbo youths by security personnel.

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ENTERTAINMENT

Remember Onyeka Onwenu? She Protested Against NTA Over Refusal To Pay Royalties On Her Songs

Remember Legendary Onyeka Onwenu? She Protested Against NTA Over Refusal To Pay Royalties On Her Song Onyeka Onwenu is a Nigerian singer/songwriter, actress, human right activist, social activist, journalist, politician, and former X Factor series judge.Dubbed the "Elegant Stallion" by the Nigerian press, she is a former chairperson of the Imo State Council for Arts and Culture and currently the Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of the National Centre for Women Development. In 1984, Onwenu wrote an

  1 year ago ago
Remember Onyeka Onwenu? She Protested Against NTA Over Refusal To Pay Royalties On Her Songs

ENTERTAINMENT

Adorable Youthful Photos Of Music Veteran Onyeka Onwenu That Shows She Was A Beauty Queen

Not only is she a mother, role model, celebrity, singer, song writer, actress, human right activist, social activist, journalist, politician,former X Factor series judge { the list still goes on} but she's also a phenomenal woman. Onyeka Onwenu (born 31 January 1952, Dubbed the "Elegant Stallion" by the Nigerian press, she is a former chairperson of the Imo State Council for Arts and Culture. In 2013 she was appointed the Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of the National Centre for Women Development.

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Adorable Youthful Photos Of Music Veteran Onyeka Onwenu That Shows She Was A Beauty Queen

HEALTH

Fight Against Cancer: Aisha Buhari Set To Establish Zonal Cancer Screening Centres

The fight against cancer has been a long battle for the living especially those suffering from cancer and families of those who are suffering from cancer. Cancer is a very dangerous sickness that has no cure and that no matter the amount of money you have, it will do little or nothing in saving your life as they all have stages. Well, there is good news here as the first lady of the country, who is also a wife to the president, Aisha Buhari has come up with a plan to set up cancer screening centres. She explained

  1 year ago ago
Fight Against Cancer: Aisha Buhari Set To Establish Zonal Cancer Screening Centres

POLITICS

Nigeria to prioritise sex offenders’ register in 2020

National   Nigeria to prioritise sex offenders’ register in 2020 By Tina Abeku, Abuja 23 December 2019 | 3:54 am Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen. Photo: TWITTER/STERLINGBANK The Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, at the weekend said the recently launched sex offenders’ register, containing the data of sexual offenders, would be given prominence next year.During a familiarisation tour of the National Centre for Women Development (NCWD), the minister stated that issues of sexual vio

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Nigeria to prioritise sex offenders’ register in 2020

ENTERTAINMENT

Women Urged To Remember The Poor During This Festive Season

Director-General of the National Centre for Women Development (NCWD), Barr. Mary Ekpere-Eta, has called on Women in the country to reach out to the less privileged in this festive season. Ekpere-Eta who made the call in her Christmas message added that despite the challenges that have plagued the year 2020, it was still important for people to show love to one another as the body of Christ is love.  She maintained that though the year has been a tough one for many families courtesy of the slowing down of the

  11 months ago ago
Women Urged To Remember The Poor During This Festive Season

POLITICS

Nigeria government to implement sex offender register.

The Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, says the Sex Offender Register will be fully implemented to protect girls and women from sexual abuse in Nigeria. Mrs Tallen gave this assurance when she took a tour of the National Centre for Women Development (NCWD), on Friday, in Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the minister, who decried the rising cases of women abuse in the country, also held an interactive session with members of staff of the centre. “The sex offender’s register

  1 year ago ago
Nigeria government to implement sex offender register.

TECHNOLOGY

National Centre For Women Development Trains 100 Women On ICT

The National Centre for Women Development has trained one hundred women across the country in information and communication technology, including computer hardware and mobile phone repairs. 30 deaf and hard of hearing women were trained on various ICT and entrepreneurial courses while 70 female artisans were trained on computer hardware and Mobile phone repairs. At the end of the 5-day training, the Director- general of the centre, Mrs Mary Ekpere-Eta explained the importance of empowering women especially

  2 years ago ago
National Centre For Women Development Trains 100 Women On ICT

ENTERTAINMENT

Onyeka Onwenu And Omawumi Megbele, Who Is More Popular?

Onyeka Onwenu And Omawumi Megbele, Who Is More Popular? Onyeka Onwenu was born on the 31st of January 1952, She is a Nigerian singer songwriter, actress, human right activist, social activist, journalist, humanitarian politician of and former X Factor series judge. Onyeka is very beautiful, gifted, skillful, creative and talented Dubbed the Elegant Stallion by the Nigerian press, she is a former chairperson of the Imo State Council for Arts and Culture. In 2013 she was appointed the Executive Director/Chie

  1 year ago ago
Onyeka Onwenu And Omawumi Megbele, Who Is More Popular?

CRIME

Anti-Sexual Harrassment Bill : All you Need to know About Today's Public Hearing

In October 2019 Senator Ovia Omo-Agage sponsored the Anti-Sexual Harrassment Bill 2019 (SB.77). The Bill has passed through the First and second reading and it is at the public hearing stage, which was held today .This Bill seeks to protect students against sexual harassment by educators in Tertiary Institutions. Some highlight of today's public hearing: Director General of National Centre for Women Development, Barrister Mary Ekpere, suggested that punishment for lecturers should be more severe including c

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Anti-Sexual Harrassment Bill : All you Need to know About Today's Public Hearing

POLITICS

Intl Women's Day : 7000 Women Empowered, 2000 Trained On Men Preserved Skills

The Director General of National Centre For Women Development (NCWD) , Chief Mary Ekpere-Eta has said that since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the federal government through her agency has empowerred not fewer than 7000 women and girls and trained another 2000 on skills perceived as men preserve. Ekpere-Eta who

  9 months ago ago
Intl Women's Day : 7000 Women Empowered, 2000 Trained On Men Preserved Skills