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STEM: Centre advocates provision of ICT, laboratory equipment for girls with special needs

The Centre for Girls’ Education, an NGO, has advocated for provision of ICT and laboratory equipment for girls with special needs in field of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The centre made the advocacy at a round table engagement with the media and Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) on Friday in Kaduna. The engagement, funded by…

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CBAAC advises women

Desist from promoting promiscuity on social media, Centre advises women

The Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilisation (CBAAC) has called on  women to uphold the values in African culture and desist from promoting promiscuity on social media platforms. Ms Oluwabunmi Amao, Director-General, CBAAC, made the call during the International Women’s Day Conference, organised by Duchess International Magazine,  in Kagali, Rwanda, on Thursday. Amao,…

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Women express divergent reasons for using padded bra, body enhancers

Some residents of New Nyanya and Mararaba in Karu Local Government Area, Nasarawa State, have expressed divergent reasons for wearing body enhancers, saying such makes them appealing and attractive to their husbands. Body enhancers are undergarments such as padded braziers, butt’s booster, hip enhancer and others worn by women. The respondents, who spoke with NAN…

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Technology: Tallen urges stakeholders to develop digital tools to meet women’s need

The Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Pauline Tallen, has urged stakeholders to develop digital tools to meet women’s needs through the advancement gender equality in technological innovation to improve women’s empowerment. Tallen, made the call on Tuesday in Abuja, at the 2023 National Women’s Conference with a theme “Inclusive Technology and Digital Innovation for Gender…

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Sapphire Community Group advocates for women’s inclusiveness in governance

…Challenges women to maximize potentials, not hide talents under bushels …As experienced participants exchange success stories to inspire women The Sapphire Community Group in Nigeria has organized a programme to celebrate women and elevate their self-worth, in celebration of the International Women’s Day and Mother’s Day. The event, with the theme: Advocating for Women’s Inclusiveness…

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