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International Women’s Month

5 Mar 2020
The Federal Government, the United Nations (UN), partner organisations and civil society are dedicating the entire month of March to commemorate the strength, resilience, and achievements of Nigerian women
27 Mar 2019
International Women’s Day passed in Nigeria with thousands of people going online to share and post messages with the hashtag #IWD2019 and politicians and companies making statements celebrating past female leaders that instigated change in this country. But a certain section of women remains uncelebrated. Nigeria has a small community of transgender women. These women,…
27 Mar 2019
A foremost development communication non-governmental organisation, ARDA, which has over 20 years experience of changing norms and behaviours through drama and entertainment, is excited to celebrate International Women’s Month with the production of The Wives’ Revolt, a stage play by the literary icon, Prof. John Pepper Clark. Oxygen Concepts will give a command performance of…
22 Mar 2018
It is amusing that some people argue that mothers are overhyped. Some others say that fathers should be celebrated just as much as mothers because fathers are also parents. In celebration of the National Women History Month, on Thursday the 8th of March, women marched in Lagos to the Governor’s office to propagate the gospel…
15 Mar 2018
The World Economic Forum has ranked Nigeria 122, four places behind the previous year, in the 2017 Global Gender Gap Report. The GGGR is a framework for capturing the magnitude and scope of gender-based disparities and tracking their progress over time. Since 2006, when the reports were first published to include more than 100 countries,…


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The Nigerian Communications Commission has announced that three telecoms companies have qualified as approved bidders of the forthcoming 3.5 gigahertz spectrum auction for the deployment of Fifth-generation networks in the country.
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The Experience, an all-night gospel music concert hosted by Pastor Paul Adefarasin, The Metropolitan Senior Pastor of the House on The Rock Churches, holds on Friday, December 3.
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  *Okowa, Sultan praise Tambuwal   Delta State Governor Senator Ifeanyi Okowa on Wednesday inaugurated a multi-billion naira Advanced Diagnostic Centre in Farfaru, Sokoto State.   The facility, with state-of-the art medical equipment, has a Radiology Unit, Laboratory Unit, Out-patient Clinics, Dental Unit, and ENT Unit. It will offer a variety of services, including Medical…
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The International Olympic Committee said Thursday it had held a second video conference call with Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai, who has accused a former Communist Party leader of sexual assault.
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Antonio Conte says getting troubled Tottenham back on track will be the biggest challenge of his glittering managerial career.