You probably know a lot about Eddie Murphy. You probably know that he’s been in a ton of classic movies, from Beverly Hills Cop, to Coming to America, to The Nutty Professor and Dreamgirls and Shrek (you also probably know about Norbit, but we don’t have to think about that one). You probably are also […]
PRESIDENT, African Development Bank Group, AFDB, Dr. Akinwumi A Adesina has called on African leaders to invest in women and girls as a means to fast track economic, social and a political opportunities. Adding that women are the best investments any society can make Continue reading Smart nations invest in women, girls, Adesina tells African […]
On this episode of Ndani TV‘s “Just Say It“, on air-personality Simi Drey sets things straight for people who think women don’t support other women just because they may dislike each other occasionally. Watch the video below. The post Simi Drey has a Word for People who say “Women don’t support women” on Ndani TV’s “Just […]
80 women picked from across the six geo-political zones are p[articipating in the project. The post Nigerian government trains women farmers in financial literacy appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Mavin Records boss, Don Jazzy seems to have had enough of the role to which women are assumed to play in the house. Nigerian Music Producer Don Jazzy This time around, Don Baba took his time to point out a lady’s mistake and advise her never to reduce her fellow women to low level. Also […]
From the fear of Ayamatanga to witchcraft, Nollywood movies have impacted us in many ways we cannot explain. Thanks to Nollywood, the fear of ‘old women’ is the beginning of wisdom for some youngies. Many people thought most elderly women were witches who flew at night, sometimes missed their timing and got stuck as birds. […]
Niger State Ministry of Women Affairs, in collaboration with Raise Foundation and WRAPA, is kicking against gender based violence. Men and women came out enmasse in one voice to commemorate the annual 16 days of activism, taking to the streets with banners. 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign to challenge […]
Women groups have re-stated their call for justice for the death of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Woman Leader, Mrs Salome Abuh, who was burnt to death in her house during the Nov. 16, Kogi governorship election. National President, Women in Politics Forum (WIPF), Ebere Ifendu, made the demand while briefing newsmen at the end of […]
<p class=""> The Kaduna House of Assembly on Thursday, confirmed two more women as commissioners.</p> <h1>The Assembly also confirmed the nomination of a board member of the state Fiscal Responsibility Commission.</h1> <p class="">Their confirmation followed a letter sent to the House by the Acting Governor, Dr Hadiza Balarabe.</p> <p class="">Those confirmed include Dr Amina Baloni […]
Three women have come forward to publicly accuse Gordon Sondland of sexual misconduct before the prominent businessman became the US ambassador to the European Union. The women shared their stories in a lengthy report that was jointly published Wednesday by ProPublica and the Portland Monthly. The alleged instances spanned seven years from 2003 to 2010 […]
<p class="">The figure represents 23 per cent of the global deaths due to pregnancy and child birth complications.</p> <h1> Prof. Dolapo Lufadeju, the National Coordinator, Rotary International Project on National Family Planning Campaign, says Nigeria is losing 68,000 women yearly as a result of pregnancy and child birth complications.</h1> <p class="">Lufadeju disclosed this on Thursday […]
Prof. Funmi Para-Mallam, a member of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) Kuru, has called on women to unite and fund female political candidates during elections. Continue reading Women tasked on funding female candidates at Vanguard News.