Groups task FG, lament assault of women by law enforcement officers
Several concerned stakeholders, Network on Police Reform In Nigeria (NOPRIN), OSIWA and Project Alert have noted with despair the continuous assault, rape, molestation and unwarranted arrests of women by law enforcement officials, calling government at all levels to urgently look into the situation.
Women in tech urged to scale for global impact
Women in technology, especially female founders of tech start-ups have been urged to scale up for global impact despite the various challenges the market and environment throws at them.
First ladies unite to fight cancer with Diamond in the Sky
First Ladies of various states and their respective Foundations have joined hands to form an alliance called First Ladies Against Cancer (FLAC) to create awareness and tackle the deadly scourge.
Project 40 for 40 partners, empowers underprivileged girls in Lagos slum communities
While the United Nations has called for concerted efforts and investments in the girl- child education, health, safety and 21st-century skills, no fewer than 44 underprivileged girls in the rural and urban slums of Lagos State have been empowered in different skills.
Bruised but not broken: Dabira women conference breaks the silence on pain, Trauma
The annual Dabira Women Conference held over the weekend in Lagos, drawing women and men from all walks of life for a life-changing explosive session. Aptly titled: “Bruised but not broken,” the conference which is in its seventh year fielded two different panels....
Children’s creativity takes centre-stage at LagosMums 6th annual parenting conference & exhibition
The LagosMums 6th Annual Parenting Conference and Exhibition held on October 12, 2019 at Harbor Point Victoria Island, Lagos and it was well attended. The Saturday event served as an extension of the online hub, providing a face-to-face forum for networking and discussions on parenting in the 21st Century.
‘Empowering the African woman would strengthen family units, not break it’
My organisation is the Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF). It is a pan-African non-profit organisation that nurtures and actively promotes women’s innovation and entrepreneurship in Africa through its development programmes, accelerators, and networking events.
‘Some men intentionally trample down on their wives so that they wont have any power at all’
Out of over 350 Senior Advocate Of Nigeria (SAN), only about 22 of us are women. The first woman to become SAN was Chief Folake Sholanke in 1981 long after we have had several men as SAN.
Xperience womanity honours wedomen in Ghana
The Xperience Womanity Awards and Conference 2019 Ghana Edition held successfully on July 26 and 27th at the Swiss Spirit Hotel and Suites in Alisa, Accra – Ghana.