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What woman can do to restore her dignity – Zamani Foundation

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Restoring the dignity of a woman among other salient feminine issues dominated discussion at the 2021 edition of “The Worth of a Woman” programme organized by a Non-Governmental Organisation, ‘Zamani Foundation,’ on Friday in Kaduna state. During the cerebration, which held at its Foundation Hall in Sabon Tasha area of the state, participants

Zamani Foundation Honours Women

Zamani Foundation Honouring Women, Mothers, others in Kaduna led by the Founder, Mrs. Talatu Zamani-Henry, Hon. Florence Aya, Fmr lawmaker, other women of virtues during the occasion titled: ‘Restoring the dignity of a woman 3,’ held at Zamani Foundation Centre, Friday in  Kaduna. 

World Int’l Women’s Day: “Play your roles, make world a better place,” WOPIN urges women

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna As the annual World International Women’s Day zooms in this March 2021, Nigerian women have equally joined the cue for the celebrations. To this regard, the ‘Women for Peace in Nigeria’ (WOPIN) have voiced their minds, that, women should stick to roles ascribed to them by God and make Nigeria, and the world,

Build hospital for rape victims – Plateau NAWOJ

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos Plateau State Chapter of the Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) has appealed to the state government to set aside a hospital that would address cases of rape, saying, it’s a serious issue that has en-webbed communities. The chapter’s NAWOJ chairman, Mrs Jennifer Yerima, made the appeal on Tuesday

Rights Commission seeks partnership campaign with CAN on rape, gender-based violence

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, has appealed to Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, to join the commission in the campaign against rape, sexual and gender-based violence against women and the girl-child.  The Commission’s Chief Legal Officer, Ina Audu, in company of other officers of commission disclosed this during a visit to CAN chairman,

Foundation calls for increase in funding to meet challenges of rape

by Juliana K. Tauna, Kaduna The Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation has on Monday, 15th June, 2020, raised a serious concern over what it termed as “The astronomical increase in incidences of sexual and other forms of gender-based violence in Nigeria, and called for advocacy by stakeholders.” The foundation also called for increase in government funding

Women group stage rally to end rape in society in Kaduna

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Crises section of the FIDA rally against rape in Kaduna.  Women group have staged a stand-for-peaceful-rally to end rape of girls and child abuse in society, in Kaduna. The rally was organized by International Federation of Women Lawyers, FIDA, in collaboration with other women organizations in the states. The main aims of the rally

NASFAT Calls For Action Against Gender-Based Violence

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna An Islamic body, Nastrul-Lahi-L-Fatih Society (NASFAT), Kaduna, has observed with serious concern the increase in gender-based violence against women and the girl-child as manifested in the rape and gruesome murder of Barakat Bello, Vera Omozua and many others.  The body said “The action is cruelty and alien to all faiths and cultures in our dear