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18 Sep
To reduce the number of out-of-school children in the country and help widows in society, Lawrence Grace Foundation has urged the Federal Government to formulate a policy
4 Aug
Karis and Eleos Hand of Hope Foundation has empowered at least 80 widows in Lagos with seed capital in the form of resources to upscale their business The widows were part of the 400 who were trained on skills acquisition and life skills. Some of the 400 received start-up packs during the training. Speaking at…
2 Aug
United Nations (UN) and other stakeholders have called for programmes and policies to end violence against widows, and their children, poverty alleviation, education and other support for them.
22 Jul
Over 500 residents in the Agric area of Ikorodu in Lagos State have benefitted from the philanthropic gesture of Online Deliverance Prophetic and Prayers revival team (ODPP), a group under
19 Jul
The Lagos State government has been urged to improve the welfare of widows through financial inclusion and empowerment.
17 Jul
Over 200 widows of the Nigeria WidowsPray Movement have urged Nigerians to support the group to ensure the actualisation of a presidential candidate who has an interest in widows and less privileged
28 Jun
In 2011, the United Nations introduced the concept of International Widows’ Day to ensure that widows are treated equally to other women in society.
26 Jun
Given the rising poverty, neglect and injustice in the country, Zakat- a tax on wealthy Muslims - comes as a golden lifebelt to the poor and downtrodden.
12 Mar
To commemorate International Women’s month, the Wife of Argentinian Ambassador and Head of Mission Spouses in Nigeria, Mrs. Maria Eugenia Herrero, is partnering with Heart for Widows International to empower and give succor to widows. Speaking at the Residence of the Argentinian Embassy, which had in attendance, 18 representatives from different countries of the world,…
7 Jan
Kingdom Friend of the Needy foundation, a subsidiary of Vessels unto Honour Women ministry, has donated food and household items to indigents in Lagos.
24 Jun 2021
Ekiti State Government, yesterday, assured widows in the state of sustainable livelihood as the government joined the rest of the world to celebrate the 2021 International Widows’ Day.
17 Dec 2020
To lessen the plights of widows and indigent citizens in Lagos and environs, a non-governmental organisation, Solution Women International Foundation (SWIF), has doled out food items to the underprivileged members

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The Lagos Police Commandhas threatened to deal with individuals or groups caught holding rally at the Lekki Toll Gate today.
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