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Paternity Leave

21 Nov
Mixed reactions have continued to trail the 14-day paternity leave approved by the Federal Government on Sept. 29 for fathers of new-born
12 Oct
In the midst of the excruciating existential problems that Nigerians currently face, most of us must have missed it.
9 Oct
Ten days after the Federal Government approved the introduction of 14 days paternity leave for male civil servants in its employment, male workers at the state level have urged the state governments to extend the same treatment to them.
30 Sep
The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has approved paternity leave for federal civil servants.
29 Sep
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the introduction of 14 days paternity leave for public servants in the new Public Service Rules(PSR).
29 Sep
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday, has approved paternity leave for Federal civil servants in the country. Briefing newsmen after Council's meeting held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Folashade Yemi-Esan, explained that henceforth, male federal civil servants will be entitled…
12 Sep 2019
A Japanese man who says he was penalised for taking paternity leave brought his case to a Tokyo court on Thursday, a rare suit in a country struggling with one of the world's lowest birthrates. The 38-year-old, who has remained anonymous, issuing his employer, sportswear maker Asics for 4.4 million yen ($41,000) in damages. He…
5 Nov 2015
That Mother Nature has the role of women well cut out for them, cannot be disputed. Or better put, everything in the world, it does seem, is 'divinely arranged' to work in favour of and to the advantage of women. Although a lot of men will argue that they will rather not think or imagine…


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