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19 Nov
As part of efforts to advance women and children’s issues in Nigeria, the International Women’s Society (IWS) has held its yearly November luncheon aimed at raising funds to run its projects.
6 Aug 2022
As part of efforts to promote quality education in Makoko, a riverine community in Lagos, the International Women Society (IWS) has donated furniture and Mobility equipment to students of Whanyinna School.
9 Apr 2022
Ifeoma Monye is the 65th President of the International Women’s Society (IWS). A management consultant, execution focused strategist and political economist, she is partner at Ciuci Consulting. Monye has a degree in Economics and Politics from the University of Essex, and also obtained a General Management Programme (GMP) in Business Administration and Management from the…
10 Mar 2022
The International Women’s Society (IWS), Nigeria, has inaugurated Mrs. Ifeoma Monye as its 65th President.
4 Feb 2020
About 170 widows were empowered with trading equipment to support their skills, and help in their quest to earn a living.The group, Widows New Year Feast...
1 Aug 2019
The International Women’s Society (IWS), has condemned the rate of incessant rate of rape and stigmatisation of victims just as the group also called for fair representation...
21 Mar 2019
International Women’s Society (IWS), Nigeria has appointed Mrs. Nkoli Ogbolu as the 62nd President.    She takes over from Mrs Abimbola Bawaallah.   While accepting her appointment, Mrs Ogbolu pledged to consolidate on the achievements of her predecessor, and will strive to create better and massive impact with IWS re-strategizing.    She explained that the clamour…
15 Sep 2018
Veteran actress and movie producer, Ego Boyo (nee Nnamani), who is popular for her role in the late 80s soap, Checkmate, clocked 50 on September 6. Ego is the immediate past and 60th president of International Women Society (IWS), an independent, non-political, non-governmental and non-profit organisation founded in 1957. On the occasion of her golden…
2 Jun 2018
The International Women’s Society, (IWS), last weekend held a special event tagged, “Mother/Daughter Meet and Greet” to mark the International Mother’s Day in Lagos.
17 Mar 2018
The wife of the Lagos State governor, Bolanle Ambode, represented by Jumoke Benson, promised to work with the society to effect positive change in the society, especially for women.
8 Dec 2017
One of the oldest Service Clubs in the country, the International Women’s Society Nigeria recently marked its 60th Anniversary and November fundraising dinner in Lagos.The event, which held at the prestigious Lagoon Restaurant on Ozumba Mbadiwe, Street, Victoria Island, saw women from all walks of life gracing the colourful ceremony to celebrate the great milestone…
24 Apr 2017
On typically hot Friday afternoon in Lagos, I found a flower-filled oasis at the beautiful home of Ego Boyo set in lush gardens and with a pool to match  the luxurious ambiance. Ego Boyo gracefully descended her romantic winding staircase as she said, “I hope you haven't been waiting too long?” We sat down and…


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Youth leadership initiative will provide funding, mentorship and resources to youth-led organizations working to end NTDs in their communitiesParticipants will receive grants and training to strengthen their capacity to engage in policy and decision-making spaces, and to position them as leaders in the movement to eliminate NTDsThe initiative will also cultivate a peer network of…
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Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn has revealed his interest in organizing a bout between former UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou and Anthony Joshua. Ngannou recently became a free agent in the world of combat sports after failing to renew his contract with the UFC and is expected to transition to boxing. The 36-year-old is already being…
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Bruno Fernandes has hailed Erik ten Hag's role in transforming the fortunes of Manchester United after the club secured a place in the League Cup final.
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Chelsea manager Graham Potter says he is excited by the challenge of getting the best out of a bloated squad after the Blues smashed spending records during the January transfer window.
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Bruno Fernandes has hailed Erik ten Hag's role in transforming the fortunes of Manchester United after the club secured a place in the League Cup final.