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Gender-Based Violence

11 Sep
As part of its advocacy for a better society, Wale Adenuga Productions (WAP) has, through its popular demand comedy series, Papa Ajasco Reloaded: Special Season, joined the campaign against gender-based violence. The new campaign, which was commissioned by the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), was executed in partnership with KIN Production, a…
9 Sep
The Ebonyi State Government, yesterday, declared that the Governor David Umahi-led government has made significant impact in addressing the negative consequences of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in the state.
29 Aug
The month of August was anointed as Women’s Month after the August women’s match on Union Building in 1956. That match was to protest against the extension of the Pass Laws to women.
25 Aug
Traditional rulers in Abia State, yesterday, resolved to free the state from all forms of violence against women and girls and expressed support for inclusion of women in leadership, politics and decision-making in matters that affect them.
23 Aug
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission’s Department of Social Affairs and Gender has engaged with the Regional Partners Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and National Security Agencies...
12 Aug
A widespread sigh of relief greeted the passage of Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) Bill in Sokoto; six years after the law came into effect in Nigeria.
7 Aug
There have been allegations and counter-allegations over the death of a former student of Premiere Academy, Lugbe, Abuja, Keren Akpagher.
6 Aug
Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has said the Federal Government is engaging heads of courts for the establishment of special courts to fast track justice
21 Jun
From doing business to staying informed of the news, everyone relies on access to information every now and then. But what happens when that information is incorrect, or worse still
1 Jun
With incidence of gender-based violence (GBV) increasing by the day, the United Nations Spotlight Initiative Nigeria, in collaboration with the European Union...
21 May
The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat Women group under the aegis of Lajna Imailla (Women Servants of Allah), has set out modalities to end Gender-Based Violence ...
15 May
No fewer than 25 rape cases were recorded in Enugu State from January to March 2021, the Centre Manager, Tamar Sexual Assault Referral Centre (Tamar SARC), Mrs Evelyn Onah, said.


The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Abuja branch known as “The Unity Bar” has assured that the Police Duty Solicitors Scheme (PDSS) will be fully implemented in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in it’s upcoming training.
At least 1000 ex-agitators and delegates of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) will soon commence training at the 60-daily-metric-tonne Bayelsa Cassava Processing Factory the Project Management Consultant of the facility, Adebowale Ayoade, has said.
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The World Bank has described the 2020 audited financial report statement of Kogi State as a standard for transparency and accountability in the public sector.
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The Nigeria Health Watch has instituted awards aimed at celebrating evidence-based and accurate reporting of epidemic preparedness.
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RiversState Governor, Nyesom Wike, has created an office for the deputy chief of staff and special adviser on aviation.