In line with its commitment to support women towards developing the skills need to grow Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), Cherie Blair Foundation for Women...
Firm to empower African women, transform beauty industry
The beauty industry is worth billions of dollars whilst the African beauty and personal care market is put at €12 billion. Unfortunately, Nigeria is yet to take a giant share of this market despite...
At Arise conference 2020, Iluyomade celebrates life, gives palliatives
The Astro Turf of Redeem Christian Church of God, City of David, Oniru, Lagos, was beehive of activities last weekend, as women and men from different walks of life graced this year’s Arise Women Conference (AWC) under the theme: Deeply Rooted – Stay Alive.
Preserving your child’s mental health during crisis
The past few weeks shook the country and in light of the recent EndSARS protests, it is not unlikely that as adults, we are overwhelmed and faced with stress, says Gbonjubola Abiri, a consultant psychiatrist and Medical Director of Tranquil and Quest Behavioral health.
Women groups decry low representation in COVID-19 palliative distribution
Demand Accountability Around Monetary, Material Distribution President of the Nigerian Women Trust Fund (NWTF), Mufuliat Fijabi and CEO, Women’s Radio, Toun Okewale-Sonaiya have lent their voices to women groups that have decried the poor representation of women in the distribution of cash and relief items to cushion the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent…
Soroptimist club gets new president, to engage women in vocational skills
Development expert and entrepreneur, Helen Majemite has been decorated as the president of Soroptimist Club of Ikoyi. The investiture ceremony performed by the National President of Soroptimist International Nigeria Mrs. Bose Milan-Jack Adeshite also had in attendance other dignitaries.
Homeschooling your preschoolers this season
The outbreak of COVID-19 has affected parents in different ways. The lockdown had equally forced some parents to become teachers at home, in addition to other family responsibilities.
Africa’s leading women in PR and marketing - Part 2
Following an increase from fashion companies, Diana Opoti rebranded her media consultancy Artemis Media into Diana Opoti PR, recognised as Kenya’s first PR consultancy focusing exclusively on services for the fashion industry.
‘I look forward to seeing a society free of vagrant psychiatric patients’
As a child, I have always seen people stone the mentally ill persons on the street when they ask for food, and it pricked my heart.
WARDC trains grassroots women on corrupt practices
Grassroots women in Lagos, Enugu and Akwa Ibom states have recounted their efforts at eradicating corrupt practices during the COVID-19 lockdown and beyond in their communities.
WISE fund holds women’s summit, launches global initiatives for post-COVID recovery
To round up this year’s Black Philanthropy Month, which kicked off on the first, the Women Invested to Save Earth (WISE) Fund will be hosting a virtual summit themed, Reunity™: The Pan-African Women’s Philanthropy Network Summit.