Thursday, 8th June 2023

International Women’s Day

29 Mar
Risevest, a financial technology company, has announced its commitment to promoting gender equity and inclusion in its business operations by sponsoring the SATs and preparatory costs for two female students from Nigeria to study in the United States. The initiative was in celebration of International Women’s Month, which is dedicated to highlighting the achievements of…
23 Mar
To commemorate International Women’s Day, Greenwich Merchant Bank has unveiled the Greenwich Women Network (GWN). The GWN is conceptualised to support women to deepen their competence through mentoring, coaching and peer-to-peer knowledge exchange.
19 Mar
As the Nigerian music industry joined the rest of the world to commemorate this year's International Women's Day with the theme, Embrace Equity, Africa's leading music streaming and download platform, Boomplay, exemplified this by celebrating its rich ensemble of women achievers, who are leading the charge for groundbreaking achievements in the industry.
18 Mar
Special focus in today’s gubernatorial and State Assembly elections would be on Adamawa and Rivers States. The elections in the two states are of great interest to Nigerian women, especially coming barely days after the celebration of the International Women’s Day (IWD) and particularly the Presidential and National Assembly polls.
14 Mar
International Women’s Day, celebrated every March 8, is a day to commemorate the achievements of women and gender equality advocates. This year’s theme focuses on innovation and digital technology for gender equality, recognising the rising influence of technology...
13 Mar
Women have called for creation of free zones for female politicians with 35 per cent affirmative action.
13 Mar
As part of celebrations to mark the 2023 International Women's Day (IWD), Interswitch hosted its employees to an engaging evening of networking, discussions and product exhibitions.
11 Mar
As the world marks another International Women’s Day (IWD), Baobab for Women’s Human Rights has joined other women’s groups and individuals around the world to galvanise action towards making the vision of a gender equal world a reality.
11 Mar
As the Nigerian music industry joins the rest of the world to commemorate this year’s International Women’s Day with the theme, Embrace Equity, prominent music streaming and download platform, Boomplay, has called for a more inclusive industry.
10 Mar
The Institute for Media and Society (IMS) has called on stakeholders to be committed to actions that promote increased capacity building on digital literacy and deepened political participation of women to strengthen democracy and development in Nigeria.
9 Mar
Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), in partnership with Godrej, May & Baker, yesterday, celebrated female staff members as the real faces of waste management in the state, in commemoration of the International Women’s Day.
8 Mar
Over the years, Nigerian women have been rewriting women's narrative across the globe: setting new standards and forging new paths, for the sole goal of gender equality. For this year's International Women's Day, we celebrate these powerful Nigerian women breaking glass ceilings internationally. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Dr Ngozi is the Director-General of the World Trade Organization.…


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