Tuesday, 3rd October 2023
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25 Sep
To bridge inadequate representation, a former Chairman of the Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers, (NICE), Lagos Chapter, Omolola Adetona, has advanced the need to create an enabling environment for women in the construction industry. She observed that despite the increase in the number of female engineers in the industry, they are still underrepresented, adding that…
18 Jul
“We need women at all levels, including the top, to change the dynamic, reshape the conversation, to make sure women’s voices are heard and heeded, not overlooked and ignored”.
3 Dec 2022
Mrs. Martina Jummai Saleh is the Director of, the International Statistical Development Department. She is the third female to have reached the directorate Cadre at the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) in its 75 years history.
1 Dec 2022
On September 16, 2022, a 22-year-old Iranian woman named Mahsa Amini died in Tehran, Iran, under suspicious circumstances, potentially due to police brutality. The woman’s death led to countrywide protests by Iranian women against the government.
29 Nov 2022
The United Nations (UN) Women has said that negative portrayal of women in politics and leadership stifles democracy and justice
29 Nov 2022
Stakeholders have called on the media to create the right conditions to reduce or eliminate rising wave of violence against women and girls in Anambra State.
26 Nov 2022
Lesley Ann-Forbes has been a corporate training professional in the telecom industry for over 10 years; teaching and helping develop others is her passion.
26 Nov 2022
To ensure that women in Edo State have access to policies that empower them for economic growth, stakeholders have drafted and developed a legislative bill, which will be the first women’s economic empowerment rights law in Nigeria
26 Nov 2022
As the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence (GBV) kicked off yesterday, the Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF) has joined the international community in the global campaign over the next 16 days
21 Nov 2022
Little children have the most active minds. I should know. I was once a little child. And being the mother of one of the tiniest and fastest-growing little humans reminds me of all the things my mind was alive with when I was little. For instance, I remember thinking, why did only my mother cook?…
20 Nov 2022
To adopt gender-responsive measures to better target and widen representation, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in collaboration with the Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has inaugurated
14 Nov 2022
Divisional Head, Retail, Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) and eBusiness, Unity Bank Plc, ‘Funwa Akinmade, speaks with GEOFF IYATSE on retail banking in a tough economy and the social impacts of Yanga, a product of the bank.


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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has trained security personnel and other key stakeholders on how to identify and mitigate acts capable of causing violence during the November 11th governorship election in Imo State. The Commission also charged the stakeholders to resist attempts that may sabotage efforts to meet the expectations of the electorate and…
36 mins ago
Temitayo Olufisayo Olaoluwa Aina, commonly known as Ola Aina, emerged on Tuesday as Nottingham Forest's Player of the Month for September 2023.
40 mins ago
A Coalition of All Progressives Congress (APC) Support Groups has hailed the national chairman of the party, Abdullahi Ganduje, for his reconciliation move in the ongoing impeachment crisis in Ondo State.
1 hour ago
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has written to the Senate, seeking confirmation of three additional ministerial nominees.
1 hour ago
At least one person was reported killed and others injured in a scuffle that involved an official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) and a driver in the Ago Palace area of Lagos.
1 hour ago
A Malian army convoy was moving closer towards the northern rebel stronghold of Kidal on Tuesday, following a resumption of hostilities in the region, military and official sources said.
1 hour ago
In a dazzling display of elegance and creativity, Vicnate, introduced its N°6 collection, themed 'SISI GIRL,' at the prestigious Alára Lagos luxury concept store on Saturday 30tH September, 2023. The evening was a celebration of feminine sophistication, showcasing bold silhouettes, luxurious fabrics, and impeccable craftsmanship. Victor Anate, the Founder and Creative Director, presented a vision…
1 hour ago
The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Dr. Betta Edu, has sought the support of the Federal Ministry of Information and National Orientation (FMINO) so as to reduce the level of suffering among Nigerians.
2 hours ago
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Taoreed Lagbaja, has called for an immediate investigation into the allegation of poor feeding of troops at the frontline in the North East Theatre of Operations.
3 hours ago
The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has promised to punish erring members of staff who are bent on tarnishing the image of the state-owned enterprise.