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Rose of Sharon Foundation

1 Apr 2020
To bring succour to the less privileged, Rose of Sharon Foundation (RoSF) has given each of its registered widows and orphans in the country's six geopolitical zones N25, 000
8 Dec 2018
In order to encourage enterprise and build capacity among youths, Rose of Sharon Foundation, through its Youth Empowerment Programme (YEP) recently organised a workshop where seasoned professionals in various fields mentored young people on life-changing skills for self reliance. The programme with the theme- Young Entrepreneurs of the 21st Century: Bridging the Knowledge Gap is…
16 Jun 2018
The Founder of the Rose of Sharon Foundation (ROSF), Mrs. Folorunso Alakija, an NGO with a predominant responsibility to alleviate the plight of widows, their children and orphans, whilst empowering them, has said that there is need for Government to enforce sustainable laws that would cater for the welfare of widows and orphans in Nigeria.
28 Oct 2017
Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs Bolanle Ambode, who was the guest speaker at the event, said for widows to survive, they should have sustainable income.
8 Jul 2017
Worried by the travails and plight of widows in the country, the wife of Lagos State Governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has called for enactment of laws that will protect the rights of widows...
6 May 2017
Determined to ensure that the next generation of Nigerian youths are empowered with knowledge and life-changing skills they need for self-reliance, the Rose of Sharon Foundation recently trained over 100 young men and women....
16 Oct 2016
Philanthropist and businesswoman, Folorunsho Alakija takes her Rose of Sharon Foundation (RoSF) into the creative sector as some women have been given skills in art, craft, fashion ...
19 Jun 2016
Ahead of the 2016 International Widows’ Day, Nigerians have been urged to bring smiles to the faces of the downtrodden in the society, particularly widows, orphans and the less privileged.


The Chairman, Lagos All Progressives Congress Electoral Committee, Mr Adamu Shettima Yuguda, has said that the two governorship aspirants who picked a form to contest in Lagos were not on the ballot paper because they were not cleared by the screening and appeals committee of the party.
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Retailers and consumers of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), also known as cooking gas, on Thursday decried the hike in the price of the product across the country.