Monday, 29th November 2021
<To guardian.ng
Search
Breaking News:

girls

18 hours ago
As the world marks November 25th every year as “International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women”, this year 2021 is not peculiar as the trends are sadly unabated.
18 hours ago
Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, has called for the end to violence against women and girls, urging victims to speak out for justice to be served.
2 days ago
Three-quarters of children have faced abuse in sport and boys are more likely to be victims than girls, a study of more than 10,000 individuals
21 Sep
Wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, has stressed the need for adequate investment in girls’ education to help tackle challenges in society. Mrs. Osinbajo stated this in her address at the two-day MALLPAI Foundation 2021 Literacy Day with the theme: ‘Promoting Literacy for Better Education in Nigeria’ in Abuja, at the weekend. At…
22 Jul
As part of effort aimed at ending violence against women and girls, members of the Christian Council of Nigeria (CCN) have commenced an enlightenment campaign in Lagos
25 Apr
Lagos State government, in demonstration of its commitment to full implementation of its mass literacy policy of promoting formal and informal education
29 Nov 2020
The Director of the National Orientation Agency in Cross River State, Mr. Amissine Ogban has called on residents to desist from covering up perpetrators of rape and violence against girls and women in the state.
25 Nov 2020
From the time we are little, we hear the same cautions: Listen to authority figures, be feminine, defer to others, and follow the rules, official and implied, act like a lady, be soft-spoken so you can meet the man of your dreams. However, as time goes, the women we see as bad girls may defy…
28 Aug 2020
In the name of the Almighty, the Beneficent the Merciful O YOU who believe! Protect yourselves and your families from a fire which shall be fueled with people and stones… (Quran 66: 6) In other words, gangs are not ghouls. They are not apparitions. They are not spirit. They are not centaurs. No. They are…
9 Apr 2020
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), violence affects millions of women in Africa. In a 2005 study on women’s health and domestic violence, the WHO found that 50 per cent of women
8 Mar 2020
- CDD Canvasses Removal Of Barriers Limiting Women In Politics County representative of the United Nations Women and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in Nigeria, Comfort Lamptey has called on the media to collaborate with UN agency to positively promote its activities, educating Nigerians on progress and challenges of women, as the…
18 Feb 2020
To empower young girls with life skills to maximise their potential, Hope Inspired Foundation, organised a 5-day girls Boot camp, themed: “Finding your style and being YOU”.

Latest

14 mins ago
A team of policemen patrolling Maiduguri-Damaturu road, on Monday prevented the abduction of a soldier and 15 travellers by insurgents.
1 hour ago
The Federal Government says it would make its final decision on the proposed new hazard allowance for health workers next week.
2 hours ago
Operatives of the Lagos Command of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 60 suspected internet fraudsters during an award ceremony at Conference Hotel in Abeokuta, Ogun.
2 hours ago
The American dictionary of reference Merriam-Webster on Monday revealed "vaccine" to be its word of the year for 2021, reflecting both the hopes and deep divisions sparked by vaccination as the world wrestled with year two of the Covid-19 pandemic. "The word vaccine was about much more than medicine in 2021," the dictionary -- which…
3 hours ago
By Dr Jonathan Awori Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), 29th November 2021 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- I remember my first COVID-19 patient. She was 16 and I was called to see her after she had been admitted to hospital. Alone in her hospital room, she looked scared. Though I tried to hide it, I was too. I…