Group advocates regular training for women
The proprietress of Agricultural and Entrepreneurial Skills Development Initiative for Women (AESDIW), Dr Modupe Ogunniyi, has canvassed more vocational courses for Nigerian women.
Tambuwal urges NASS to consider electoral reforms
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state has called on the leadership and members of the National Assembly (NASS) to consider electoral reforms and constitutional amendment.
‘No Nigerian political party shows clemency to women in politics’
Hon. Maryam Bagel served as the lone female member of the 8th Bauchi State House of Assembly. In this interview with RAUF OYEWOLE, the lawmaker speaks on the incessant rifts between the executive and legislative arms of government, as well as challenges facing female lawmakers in the country.
Postpartum Depression: 4 Ways It Can Be Managed
Postpartum depression (PPD) occurs after child birth, this period; most women have their emotions flying everywhere. Symptoms usually start within a few weeks of delivery, though they may develop up to six months afterward. They may include mood swings, trouble bonding with your baby, and difficulty thinking or making decisions. Below are some ways to…
'The more women are at the top, the more women are motivated to get there'
Patricia Obozuwa is the Chief Communications and Public Affairs Officer for GE Africa, a position she has held since April 2012 when she built the communications and public affairs functions.
Insecurity: Women’s group tasks government for solution
A faith-based group, Mothers of the Nations Organisations for Peace and Development, led by its President, Bishop Priscilla Otuya, has called on the government to rise to the challenges of insecurity in the nation before the situation gets to a state of anarchy.
Ovarian Cancer: 6 Things To Know
Cancer has been one of the deadly diseases of recent and ovarian cancer has been ranked as the fifth leading cause of cancer death among women. Though it might be difficult treating it, however, there are some things that can put a woman at risk of getting ovarian cancer and things that can be done…
7 Tips On How To Manage Menstrual Cramps
Most women experience pre-menstrual syndrome and menstrual cramps which are extremely painful and uncomfortable. There are natural ways to manage these pains and these are discussed below: Increase Fluid Intake Drink 6 to 8 glasses of water per day, especially during your period. Add some mint or a lemon wedge to make it more efficient.…
Discover The Brazilian Town Inhabited By Only Women
This is not the tale of the Amazons that live in myth and fiction; a tribe of fierce female warriors in Greek mythology and DC Comics. This is an account of Noiva do Cordeiro, a town in present-day Brazil occupied by only women. Noiva do Cordeiro, which translates as Bride of the Lamb is a female-only…
Battle for change far from over for women in new Sudan
She may have spent 40 days in jail for demonstrating against President Omar al-Bashir who has since been toppled but activist Amani Osmane says the battle for women's rights in Sudan is far from over.
Maryland Rotary gives delivery kits to women
The Rotary Club of Maryland, District 9110, has distributed delivery kits to over 60 pregnant women at Mende Primary Healthcare Centre, Lagos, as part of efforts to ensure safe delivery and reduce complications during childbirth The club also donated plastic waste bins to the PHC to help dispose of medical waste The club, led by…