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The daughter of President Bola Tinubu and Iyaloja-General, Mrs. Folasade Tinubu-Ojo, has reiterated the importance of women's contribution to the nation's development. Tinubu-Ojo, who spoke at this year's International Women's Day celebration in Akure, the capital of Ondo State, on Friday, said it was high time more women joined hands with men to work for the […]

The Senate President, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has urged for continued investment in Nigerian women to further enhance the country's development. Akpabio, in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Eseme Eyiboh, praised the resilience and spirit of Nigerian women and congratulated them, stating they deserve respect.

The European Union group in Nigeria called on political parties to use strong measures and plans to increase the involvement and presence of women. They pointed out that having women involved in decision-making and politics at all levels is important for achieving equality, sustainable development, peace, and democracy. The EU also emphasized […]

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Umar Damagum, expressed the hope that the next president of Nigeria would be a woman. He also noted that men have disappointed the current generation of Nigerians. Damagum, who was represented by the PDP National Secretary, Samuel Anyanwu, made this statement during the PDP International […]

In an effort to enhance support for female entrepreneurs, the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria has introduced a new brand to reposition the agency's focus on achieving its goal of job creation, rural industrialization, and enhancement of livelihood through sustainable development of the Small Medium Enterprise sub-sector. The SMEDAN expressed in a statement…