Monday, 5th June 2023

Violence against women

17 Dec
*Calls for probe of murder of Labour Party women leader in Kaduna *Urges INEC to develop accountability plan to hold political parties accountable Piqued by the worrying trend the 2023 elections is going, women's right organization and movement have told political parties to stop every form of violence against female politicians. They also called for…
17 Dec
Piqued at the worrying trend the 2023 elections is going Women’s right organisation and movement has told political parties to stop every forms of violence against female politicians.
5 Dec 2022
Wife of Cross River State Governor, Dr. Linda Ayade, has called for an end to harassment and abuse of women.
4 Dec 2022
The MINISTER of Women Affairs and Social Development, Dame Pauline Tallen, while mourning the Labour Party Woman leader, late Victoria Chintex in Kaura Local Council of Kaduna, has called for an end to intimidation and violence against women.
6 Sep 2022
Wife of former Head of State, General Abdulsalam Abubakar, Justice Fati Lamin Abubakar has challenged religious and cultural leaders
13 May 2022
Writing more reports on Violence Against Women (VAW), especially in the print media, a group, Media and Gender Enlightenment Initiative (MEGEIN), has called for more women to be promoted as editors in newspapers.
4 Jan 2022
Association of Women in Governance (AWIG) and concerned Nigerians, have appealed for an urgent end to violence against women and girl child in the country.
20 Dec 2021
Recent records have shown that the violence against women is not abating, though the yearly ritual of 16 Days Activism has continued to bring to the limelight the need to put an end to this ill.
5 Dec 2021
The World Health Organisation (WHO) defines violence as the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, against oneself, another person, or against a group or community
5 Dec 2021
Lagos State first lady, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has called on religious and community leaders to join the ongoing massive campaign to end violence against women and girls, especially rape
29 Nov 2021
As the world marks November 25th every year as “International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women”, this year 2021 is not peculiar as the trends are sadly unabated.
22 Jul 2021
As part of effort aimed at ending violence against women and girls, members of the Christian Council of Nigeria (CCN) have commenced an enlightenment campaign in Lagos


29 mins ago
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has issued a stern warning to security agencies in Nigeria to guard against disharmony and intelligence hoarding as they could be counter-productive to the country's fight against terrorism.
56 mins ago
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has nabbed two men, Adegunwa Oluwaseyi Ayuba and Moses Hamidu who will each serve a year jail term for cybercrime in Makurdi, the capital of Benue state.
1 hour ago
The All Progressives Congress (APC) stakeholders forum yesterday decried the exclusion of the north central geo-political zone from the sharing arrangement of the principal officers of the National Assembly.
1 hour ago
The Rivers State House of Assembly has elected the 10th assembly speaker and deputy speaker to pilot the affairs of the house for the next four years.
2 hours ago
Buhler, a world-leading grains and food processing solutions company, has announced the introduction of latest technologies to revolutionise the Nigerian food commodity market aimed at strengthening food security, improve export capabilities, and provide affordable, nutritious food options for Nigerians.