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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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Award winning author and writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has made her entry into children’s literature with the book titled “Mama’s Sleeping Scarf”. Chimamanda made this known via her Instagram page with the caption "So delighted to announce that I’ve written my first children’s book, Mama’s Sleeping Scarf. It is a celebration of the joy in…
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Super Eagles on Friday in Abuja lost 0-1 to the Guinea Bissau senior national team, following a 29th minute goal by Mama Samba Balde in their Match Day 3 clash in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.
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As the world marks the 2023 World Tuberculosis Day today, March 24, the Nigerian Thoracic Society has appealed to the government to do more in tackling Tuberculosis in order for the country to be delisted from the group of high-burden states.
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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has raised concern over the continued rise in the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere with devastating global consequences.
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The Cross River State Director of Public Health Mr Jonah Offor has said that the state is having a shot fall of about 4000 tuberculosis cases out of the 8,000 cases expected to be notified.