‘Women should not be afraid to leave their comfort zones and diversify their professional backgrounds’
Chinenye Monde-Anumihe has built a career weaving the fields of international relations and human rights with business and development. She has years of international experience working in Anglophone and Francophone Africa, Europe, and the United States for business, government and non-profit organizations engaging C and D-level executives, Heads of State and senior government officials. An…
CDS Group seeks gender balance for women
In celebration of 2020 International Women’s Day (IWD), the community and development service (CDS), gender and servicom group at Oshodi-Isolo Local Council
IWD: CHATROOM puts gender-based violence on front burner
As part of activities marking the International Women’s Day, the Deputy British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Harriet Thompson hosted guests to an exclusive screening of the movie, CHATROOM, produced by Peju Ibekwe.
IWD: UNODC calls for equal access to justice
Nigeria must make deliberate efforts to address the scourge of terrorism, by standing up to terrorists, and ensuring access to justice for victims in a gender-sensitive manner
IWD: IWEF, others partner Eko Hospital to fight cancer, screen 5, 000 women
As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to mark this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD) tomorrow, stakeholders in the healthcare sector have identified the need for effective collaboration to address health issues affecting women, such as cancer.
IWD: Project alert, CSOs call for end to SGBV against women with launch of SIP
Experts, stakeholders, government representatives, religious leaders as well as a number of Civil Service Organisations (CSOs) have called for more light to be shed and better action taken against sexual and gender based violence...
Rite Foods boosts women enterprises with exhibition
Rite Foods Limited recently celebrated exceptional women, who have excelled in making quality contributions to the development of the country’s entrepreneurial sector.
Gender stereotype, girls and science education
In an era marked by a significant shift in the traditional concept of womanhood and an increasing presence of women in medicine, law and business, a growing concern that there are few women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), should attract the attention of authorities in any jurisdictions. In this regard, as the issue…
AMCON seeks more women in financial services
In commemoration of the International Women’s Day (IWD), the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Ahmed Lawan Kuru, has called on parents to educate the girl child, to enable them compete with their male counterparts in the financial services industry, and other fields of employment hitherto dominated by men. Addressing the…