“Women having issues with their husbands, not allowing them to access CBS services, prefer to come in the evening between 7.00 p.m. and 8.00 p.m.” The post Why some Bauchi women access childbirth spacing services at night – Official appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Hey BellaNaijarians, we’ve got great news! Our Head of Content, Adesola Ade-Unuigbe has just been announced as part of the second cohort of Poynter’s 2020 Leadership Academy for Women in Media. Poynter Institute wrote on its website: The Poynter Institute is pleased to announce the second of three classes selected for its sixth annual Leadership Academy […]
A Consultant Gynecologist, Dr Ayodele Ademola, on Tuesday warned young women against constant abuse of pregnancy prevention drugs, stating that they have negative effects on fertility. Ademola gave the warning in an interview with newsmen in Lagos, NAN reports. He said the effects of such drugs, also known as emergency contraceptives could delay conception […]
A close examination of petitions shows how Igbo women formed part of the complex power relations between the women and the colonial state, and enabled them to influence events. The post How Igbo women used petitions to influence British authorities during colonial rule appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Teenage and underage girls at IDP camps are daily abused but hardly do the survivors or their families speak out. The post Special Report: How Boko Haram-displaced women, girls are sexually abused at IDP camps (1) appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Bauchi Governor Bala Mohammed The Bauchi State Government has come out to clear the air on the recent appointment of Special Assistant on “Unmarried” Women Affairs. Recall that the recent appointment of Balaraba Ibrahim as Special Assistant on Women Affairs (Unmarried) to Governor Bala Abdulkadi Mohammed sparked a backlash. Also Read: Dogara Out Of Touch With […]
<p class="">The governor says he only intends to address the plights of widows and divorcees in Bauchi state not unmarried women.</p> <h1>Governor Bala Mohammed has described his recent appointment of a Special Assistant on unmarried women affairs as a clear mistake of the head.</h1> <p class="">The Governor said <a href="https://www.pulse.ng/news/local/bauchi-governor-appoints-special-assistant-on-unmarried-women-affairs/frqgh46" id="a8ffbdf1-5442-4f81-9694-87c7c380cd9a">the appointment of Balaraba Ibrahim […]
Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has appointed Balaraba Ibrahim as the Special Assistant on Women Affairs (Unmarried). This is according to a letter dated August 4, 2020, with reference number GO/SS/POL/S/83 and signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Mohammed Baba. The letter, which was obtained by Sahara Reporters, read in part, “I am […]
<p class="">Balaraba Ibrahim is the Chairperson, Association of Divorcees in Bauchi State.</p> <h1>Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has appointed Balaraba Ibrahim, the Chairperson, Association of Divorcees in the state as the Special Assistant on Women Affairs (Unmarried).</h1> <p class="">Ibrahim’s appointment was made known in a letter dated Tuesday, August 4, 2020.</p> <figure class="image" align="center"> […]
Hundreds of placard–wielding women from Awba Ofemili in Awka North local government area of Anambra State yesterday stormed the Government House, Awka to protest the alleged harassment of their traditional ruler, Igwe Ezekwesili Maduagwuna and the continued border skirmishes between them and their neighbours, Ibite Ollo in Ezeagu local government area of Enugu State. One […]
Women protest economic hardship in the country. Full video below Just as RevolutionNow protesters march along the roads of Lagos in commemorating the one year anniversary of the movement and at the same time expressing their anger at the present state of government, women can also be seen lamenting the economic hardship in the country. […]