In Omoniyun, Dayo Amusa makes case for girl child
Nollywood actress, Dayo Amusa, has revelaed that says her latest movie Omoniyun is the story for the protection of the girl child.
Alumni uplift the girl-child for national development
Worried by the increased cases of rape, sexual harassment, and molestation in our society, the Girl Force Movement was recently launched in Lagos to address the myriads of challenges confronting the girl-child in our society.
At SHIELD 2019, call for girl child’s protection re-echoes
Committed to raising confident girls, by promoting, projecting and changing the narrative of how a girl-child should be perceived especially as it relates to her physical and physiological development...
‘Why rights of the girl child to education must be protected’
As Nigeria joins the world to mark 2019 International Day of the Girl Child, Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has called on all stakeholders especially parents, guardians and religious...
Empowering the girl child in Nigeria
Religious misinterpretations, poverty, teenage pregnancy and early marriage amongst others are factors hindering the girl-child in Nigeria. Despite accounting for 94.2million out of the 200 million population of Nigeria, the female gender is relegated, treated as second class citizens in the country.
International Day of the Girl Child: Conversation Café Drives Engagements With #DearTeenageGirl
As the global community marks International Day of the Girl Child, the Conversation Café has launched #DearTeenageGirl to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls’ face, while promoting girls' empowerment and fulfilment of their human rights. Declared by the United Nations in 2011, the International Day of the Girl Child is commemorated once a…
Don advocates more nomadic schools to increase enrolment
To encourage nomadic education, Executive Secretary, Gombe State Universal Basic Education Board, Mr Babaji Babadidi, has canvassed the establishment of more schools to cater for the numerous school-age children in the state.
Experts harp on grooming, empowering girl-child
An appeal has been made to parents and society; to give the girl-child a voice, opportunities and empowerment towards building capacities, thrive like everyone else and bridge the gender inequality gap in leadership.