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8 Mar 2019
Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), has called on the use of technology to promote gender equality as the world marks International Women’s day today. The Union in a statement, said it would be holding a half-day conference on Gender equality in Exchange in Lagos. The event which is organized in partnership with International Finance Corporation (IFC),…
19 Jan 2019
Ifedayo Durosinmi Etti is a marketing and sustainability expert with over a decade of management and leadership experience working in the fashion, marketing and manufacturing industries. She holds a degree in Biochemistry and an MBA in Global Business.
10 Nov 2018
The notion of empowering women at work is inextricably linked to the concept of Diversity & Inclusion, also known as D&I in the forward-thinking Human Resources departments of the Corporate World. How can we, on the one hand be fighting for equality among the genders if we don’t pay attention to the fight against racism…
12 Oct 2018
Stakeholders have urged girls and women to continually seek knowledge by reading widely to break barriers that relegate them to the background in the society.
1 Oct 2018
Text of national broadcast by His Excellency, Muhammadu Buhari, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on the 58th Independence anniversary, October 1, 2018 Fellow Nigerians, Today is a day of celebration and solemn reflection. It is the anniversary of the day Nigerians realised one of the most cherished of human desires – the desire…
5 Mar 2018
For the fourth year, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) will join other global exchanges on March 8, to promote gender equality in celebration of the 110th International Women’s Day (IWD), at the Stock Exchange House, Lagos.
18 Feb 2018
Sir: The culture in Nigeria heavily discriminates against women. Our attitude to the female gender is borne out largely of ignorance and lower state of evolution.
25 Jan 2018
The British government will support Nigerian women who want to be actively involved in politics. The UK Special envoy on gender equality, Joanna Roper, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that there was the need to increase women participation in politics in Nigeria. stated this in an interview with the News.
24 Oct 2017
Globally, gender equality has been a concern that has raised many questions related to women and girls on the need for a balance on economic and socially based resolutions.
6 Aug 2017
Ladies and gentlemen, class is in session. This week we'll be discussing gender equality (or rather inequality); women's rights and gender pay gap – all which are synonymous. This isn't the first article on gender (in)equality and certainly won't be the last. The mere fact that gender equality as a topic is still so hotly…
26 May 2017
As a woman, if you find yourself in an office where there are few women or are the only woman, it is your duty to lobby, if you will, for more opportunities for women.
13 May 2017
A group, Strategies To Achieve Gender Equality (STAGE) For Women Coalition Project, has re-echoed the need to integrate female aspirants willing to contest for positions in all elections, ahead of the 2019 general elections.


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Uber and Bolt drivers have called on ride hailing companies operating in Nigeria to conduct proper profiling of riders in order to stop frequent killing of innocent drivers by criminally minded users.
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Suspected pirates have abducted an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff working at the Conoil field in Koluama 1 in Bayelsa.
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NAIROBI, Kenya, 6 December 2021- /African Media Agency (AMA) /- The Kerry Group has expanded its footprint in Africa following its acquisition of Rwanda-based Afribon. This transaction further enhances Kerry’s focus as a leading business to business ingredient solutions provider for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical markets.  Launched in 2012, Afribon is specialised in the…
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President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Auditors-General across the country to introduce strategies that will help stamp out corruption from the system.
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The Borno Police Command on Monday said it arrested five suspected rapists and a woman in possession of 90 rounds of ammunition.