Benefits of more women in governance
Twenty-Five Years after the adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action - a progressive roadmap for gender equality - and five years into his tenure, the pledge by President Muhammadu Buhari to exceed 35 per cent target for appointing women....
Tallen tests negative to COVID-19
The Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Pauline Tallen, has tested negative for COVID-19, after being treated for the disease.
Nigeria women affairs minister tests positive to COVID19
Nigeria's Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen has tested positive for COVID19. Tallen tested positive after a routine test conducted on her and members of the family. “This is to inform the general public that after undergoing a test carried out on myself and members of my family, my result returned positive while that of…
Katsina school kidnap raises more concerns
The Incentive-Based Program (IBP) of Policy House International has said the Kandara school kidnap is a minus in the steps to return pupils to the classrooms in the North East.
Minister warns school managers against stigmatising rape survivors
Minister of Women’s Affairs, Pauline Tallen, has warned school administrators to desist from stigmatising victims of rape and other sexual and gender-based violence.
Nigerian women are stabilizers of peace, says Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday hailed the role of women in building the country, describing them as stabilizers of peace. Buhari, who made the comment when he received a delegation led by Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, at the Presidential Villa....
UN, World Bank, Sirleaf, others make case for gender inclusion
Mainstreaming gender inclusion in governance requires institutional and legal reforms, and deliberate efforts by political leaders to give women a fair chance to contribute to development, according to panelists at the 1st Kwara State Gender Conference yesterday.
FG moves against aggression on children
The minister of women's affairs Pauline Tallen On Thursday said the federal government has put in place strategies to overcome hardship faced by children who are victims of aggression, especially in conflict zones.
City of Stonecrest Mayor, women affairs minister to speak at Startups Africa 2020
The Mayor of the City of Stonecrest, Georgia, USA,Jason Lary has been confirmed as keynote speaker at the Startups Africa 2020 conference for female entrepreneurs opening on March 27, 2020.