Africa And The Rape Culture: A Review Of Kunle Afolayan’s Citation
“Citation” stands as a newfangled Nigerian film that has since gathered quite a number of both positive and negative reviews. Could the film’s fame come from the fact that a certain billionaire’s daughter was featured in it; or that the film in itself was great in content as per reflecting life or that the acting…
COWLSO and women empowerment
In the commitment of any government to end poverty and improve the standard of living of its citizens, the implementation of socio-economic programmes, especially in terms of women empowerment must be put in proper perspective. Consequently, governments at all levels initiate and implement various programmes in a bid to accommodate the needs of women and…
Sanwo-Olu, others seek work-friendly environment for women
Wife of the Lagos State Governor, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, and other stakeholders have implored managers of organisations, to create work-friendly places for lactating mothers to take care of their babies. They urged stakeholders, especially the private sector in other states to support family-friendly policies like six months maternity leaves, and workplace crèche to enable…
Sanwo-Olu’s wife, others canvass indigenous languages against rape, others
Wife of Lagos State Governor, Dr. (Mrs.) Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has said that sensitisation campaigns against rape should be carried out in indigenous languages to allow members...
Sanwo-Olu unveils 5,000 transistor radios for access to learning
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu yesterday unveiled 5,000 transistor radios, 5,000 face-masks and cash donation to improve access to educational contents by pupils and students in the state in response to the challenges thrown up by COVID-19 pandemic.
Lagos State governor’s wife charges council chairmen on rape-free society
Wife of Lagos State Governor, Dr. (Mrs.) Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has charged chairmen of the 20 local councils and 37 local council development areas (LCDAs) in the state to ensure that their domains are rape-free.
Replicate U.S. rape protest in Nigeria, Sanwo-Olu’s wife charges men
Wife of Lagos State Governor, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has urged Nigerian men to replicate the ongoing massive anti-racism protest in United States (U.S.) in Nigeria against sexual and gender-based violence to send a strong message against rape and its perpetrators.
‘I lost two family members, life has lost its meaning’
Twenty-four hours after an explosion rocked Abule-Ado in Lagos State, the tears of its residents continued to flow yesterday as they recounted the ordeal. As the sun rose, the distraught residents besieged the scene trying desperately to make sense of the terrible devastation
Sanwo-olu, others task Lagos youths on community, national development
Wife of the Lagos State Governor, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has called on youths in the state to be actively involved in the development of their communities and the nation at large.
Aisha Buhari, Lagos, Osun, Rivers, Ogun first ladies welcome first babies of the year
Wife of the President, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari and Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, yesterday received the first baby of the year at the Gwagwa Health Centre in the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC).