Sunday, 3rd December 2023


2 Apr
To promote equity and raise advocacy for women’s inclusion and visibility, Kuda, the money app for Africans, has announced a month-long series of activities to commemorate this year’s International Women’s Day.
21 Mar
A virtual event was hosted by the Flour Mills of Nigeria's Women Network with the goal of promoting the use of technology and innovation to empower women and advance gender equality. Expert speakers from a variety of industries presented their knowledge and experiences at the event about how technology and innovation can be leveraged to…
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
The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN) has called for greater observance of women’s rights. President of ICSAN, Taiwo Owokalade, said this during the celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD).
14 Mar
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) and the Maritime Workers’ Union of Nigeria (MWUN), have reiterated their commitment to the adoption...
13 Mar
To further reaffirm its staunch support for women, Hypo Toilet Cleaner on the International Women’s Day came out to explicitly educate thousands of women at major Primary Healthcare Centers across eight regions in Nigeria on the need to ensure hygienic toilet practices towards a sustainable healthy living. The brand was present in Lagos Island, Ikeja,…
12 Mar
Throughout history, women have been subjected to discrimination and marginalisation in many different aspects of life, including politics, education, employment, and social roles. This sort of marginalisation has propelled women all over the world and in all sectors to speak up in one voice against such inequity. The International Women's Day themed DigitALL: Innovation and…
11 Mar
Today, technology plays a key role in driving innovations and setting the pace across sectors in the economy. The male dominance in the tech space is abysmally visible and there is need for inclusivity.
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.
9 Mar
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senatorial candidate for Kogi Central in the 2023 general election, Natasha Akpoti-Uduaghan, has expressed concern that only two women have so far made it to the Senate of the coming 10th National Assembly.
9 Mar
As the 2023 International Women’s Day (IWD) held yesterday, Canadian High Commissioner to Nigeria, James Christoff, has said Nigeria is facing an institutionalised Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) crisis.
9 Mar
A non-governmental organisation, Family & Youth Support Initiative (FYSI), has admonished female police officers not to see the digital or technological aspects of policing as an exclusive preserve of their male counterparts.


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As the Christmas season, also known as Yuletide season approaches, anticipation fills the air, and festive decorations adorn homes and streets alike. For many, this is a time of joy, celebration and cherished traditions. However, not everyone eagerly awaits the arrival of the holiday season with the same enthusiasm. While some individuals eagerly count down…
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In today's fast-paced world, where schedules are often packed with work commitments, meetings and deadlines, finding time to unwind is essential for maintaining a healthy balance. Engaging in activities that promote relaxation and rejuvenation is crucial to combat stress and improve overall well-being. Here are some activities that can help individuals with busy schedules unwind:…
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The management of Golden Sugar Company, Sunti Division, at the weekend reiterated its commitment to the development of its host community through a well-defined funding programme to avail residents of technical expertise and opportunities in line with global best practices. General Manager of the Golden Sugar Company, Mr. Anlo Du Pisani, made the promise during…
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The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), has approved amnesty on penalties and interests for outstanding tax liabilities.
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Candidates of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) won all the 38 chairmanship and 177 councillorship seats in Saturday’s council elections in Ekiti.
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Founder and Executive Director of Project Enable Africa, Olusola Owonikoko, has tasked stakeholders on unified efforts towards implementation of the Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) Prohibition Act. He made the call during the 5th Disability Inclusion and Leadership (DIAL) Awards and dialogue, at the weekend in Abuja. He pointed that it took Nigeria 18 years to…
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The Hamas-run health ministry on Sunday said 15,523 people had died in the Gaza Strip since the start of the war with Israel.
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Arsenal will host Liverpool in a blockbuster third-round FA Cup tie next month featuring sides that have won the competition 22 times between them.
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NDLEA has thwarted attempts by drug syndicates to export hard drugs sewn into hems of jeans trousers, or stuffed in dolls, buttons, soaps and in beverage tins.
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The languages spoken across the country form an intricate pattern that reflects the diverse tapestry of its people. However, the haunting specter of extinction looms over some of the major indigenous languages, posing a threat to the rich linguistic heritage that has evolved over the years. According to reports, more than 400 Nigerian indigenous languages…