Blessing Timidi Digha has a wealth of knowledge when it comes to Female Genital Mutilation. She is a community-based researcher with over 20 years of experience working on issues centered on Gender Based Violence.
Passionate about the wellbeing of the aged in the society, Mrs. Oluremi Ajayi has said that her Non-Governmental Organisation, Compassion for the Aged Foundation (CAF) would continue to provide necessary supports for senior citizens in the country. Speaking during an outreach put together for the aged by CAF at Wooro in Obafemi Owode local council…
As a civil society organisation advancing the rights of women and girls, Gender Mobile Initiative (GMI) has emphasised the need to make institutions of learning safe for everyone to thrive, particularly women and girls. According to the Executive Director of the organisation, Omowumi Ogunrotimi, school-related sexual violence has assumed an epidemic proportion. She noted that…
Executive Secretary of the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency (DSVA), Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi, has launched her memoir, Living For Higher Purpose, where she chronicles her journey towards setting up a response centre and team dedicated to addressing and helping victims and survivors of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) in the state. Vivour-Adeniyi, who said…
Piqued at the worrying trend the 2023 elections is going Women’s right organisation and movement has told political parties to stop every forms of violence against female politicians.
In commemoration of the 16 Days of Global Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV), the Magni-Cedar Production House, in partnership with the British Council and Live Abundantly...
To encourage women’s participation in politics, a non-partisan group, ElectHer is poised to support women seeking election into political offices in the country.
TV host, actress and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) conqueror, Stephanie Coker-Aderinokun, is on a mission to raise awareness by amplifying the voices of brave women living with PCOS through her latest work, “Where The Heck is My Period?”
With peer pressure among young people being one of the negative vices affecting their journey in life, a not-for-profit organisation, Elevate Her Africa, was launched in Nigeria...
The activities of the various political parties in Nigeria play an important role in ensuring that elections are free and fair in the country.
To increase awareness of violence against women, a two-day residential capacity-building training on elimination of the menace was organised for the lower court (magistrates/customary) by a non-governmental organisation, Women Aid Collective (WACOL) in collaboration with the Ford Foundation in Umuahia, Abia State.