Senator Uche Lillian Ekwunife is popularly known as Iyom, which is one out of many honorific titles she has garnered over the years as a result of her public-spirited and political activities. Mrs. Ekwunife has been a constant factor as far as politics
To all the bosses I’ve endured…
With the global work from home experience still going on in most parts of the world five months and counting, there have been quite a few discussions in business publications such as Forbes or Harvard Business Review around management styles and what makes a good manager.
Motherhood Nigeria Initiative launches “Project Safe Birth”, calls for partners
According to the World Health Organization, Nigeria accounts for 20% of all global maternal deaths happen and also the largest country in Africa. The high number of maternal deaths in Nigeria, especially in the rural communities is due to unequal access to health services. A safe birth kit with essential items will protect the lives…
How to answer difficult questions your kids ask
Have your kids asked questions you may consider weird and difficult, which made you go blank, and then you wonder how they came about these questions? For Jayne Augoye, founder, Fabmumng...
With AHEM, stakeholders seek reform of domestic staffing industry
In light of several irregularities and unpleasant stories making the rounds regarding the domestic staffing industry in recent times, a group of concerned stakeholders...
Survival strategies for entrepreneurs during and beyond COVID-19
As the Covid-19 pandemic triggers a wave economic paralysis around the globe, businesses are gasping desperately for survivial strategies. The question on the mind of every entrepreneur is, “how do I survive this crisis”? Even as some lay-off staff in a bid to reduce payment obligations
‘We must collectively raise good boys to eliminate SGBV’
Men resource person, counsellor, radio talk show host and chief responsibility officer at X2D Nigeria, Deji Irawo, has advocated that for the country to effectively end Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV), the boy child has to be targeted, moulded and guided very early on in life.
Shoots of hope
Amidst the ongoing pandemic, the fears of a second wave, devastating loss of lives and livelihoods globally, and the worst economic fallout in history looming large, it may be difficult to find much to smile about these days.
Wevvo Nigeria, Arese Ugwu to organise virtual financial literacy workshop for single mothers
Financial literacy is essential to anyone, and for women responsible for providing for their children and families, the skill of making, managing and growing wealth is fundamental. One of the common threads of most single female breadwinners (single mothers) is that they live in survival mode. When society continues to portray women responsible for their…
'We need laws stringent enough to deter rapists, compassionate enough to protect victims'
The Hygiene First campaign was formed out of a strong desire and urgency to awaken our consciousness about our personal and community hygiene.
Safely reopening of schools: Task before parents
Over the past few months, a lot of parents have painfully watched their kids struggle with online learning since nationwide school closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Hence, the reopening of schools for graduating students come with mixed feelings.