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Use Your Influence To Uplift Fellow Women -First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa

Use Your Influence To Uplift Fellow Women -First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa

The First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa has urged women in leadership positions to use their influence to uplift fellow women. Speaking on the sidelines of the 63rd Commission on the Status of Women underway here yesterday, the First Lady — who travelled in her capacity as the patron of Angel of Hope Foundation and the country’s […]

World Cancer Day – Our Women Should Take Regular Screening Seriously

World Cancer Day –  Our Women Should Take Regular Screening Seriously

Women aged 30 and above should go for regular checkups in order to prevent or be able to detect early cervical and breast cancers, which are the most prevalent cancers in women. This warning was issued on Sunday by Dr Diane Gashumba, the Minister for Health, during an event to celebrate World Cancer Day.   […]

Cooking Together : Women From Different Backgrounds, Race, Stories Share Joy In The Kitchen

Cooking Together : Women From Different Backgrounds, Race, Stories Share Joy In The Kitchen

If you have been following the media, you must have heard about the ”cooking together” project brought alive by the Duchess of sussex, Meghan Markle. It is interesting to know that women with different stories, backgrounds, race bring their meeting to the kitchen and they share their moments together. The kitchen is the place bond, […]

Women In Leadership Positions Are Super Role Models To Every Woman – Mrs Fazila Jeewa-Daureeawoo

Women In Leadership Positions Are Super Role Models To Every Woman – Mrs Fazila Jeewa-Daureeawoo

To achieve long-term change, we need to create a shift in the thinking of the future generation by changing the way we socialise them so that we will build a society that has greater recognition for gender equality. We should instil the idea that men and women are entitled to equal rights and that women’s […]

With AFDB’s Fashionomics Women Are Getting Groomed For Business In Fashion

With AFDB’s Fashionomics Women Are Getting Groomed For Business In Fashion

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called for the empowerment of small and medium operators in the textiles, apparel and accessories sectors as a deliberate job creation strategy. The AfDB made the call at the recently concluded Small Business Indaba held on June 26, 2017 in Gauteng, South Africa. The main objective of the Small […]

International Widows’ Day

International Widows’ Day

Poverty Across a wide spectrum of countries, religions and ethnic groups, a woman is left destitute when her husband dies. Poverty is often made worse by little or no access to credit or other economic resources, and by illiteracy or lack of education. Without education and training, widows cannot support themselves or their families. Many […]

Annie Doe Foundation Empowers 26 Women

Annie Doe Foundation Empowers 26 Women

A group of 26 underprivileged women in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County, have been empowered with tailoring skills for self-employment. All the women, between the ages of 20 and 64, who are mainly from the Sugar Cane Farm Community in the city, have never had any prior tailoring skills before they began the training which lasted […]

UN, Zamani Foundation To Empower 500,000 Nigerian Women

UN, Zamani Foundation To Empower 500,000 Nigerian Women

 The United Nations (UN) Women in partnership with Zamani Foundation, Master Card and the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) on Thursday launched the ‘one woman, one ID card’ project, which is aimed at increasing the level of financial inclusion among women in Nigeria. At the launch of the pilot project in Kaduna, UN Women Representative, […]

Girls’ Football Match to Boost Campaign Against FGM

Girls’ Football Match to Boost Campaign Against FGM

Musoma Queens celebrate after beating Tarime Queens in a special anti- FGM match organised by Plan International, in collaboration with Children’s Dignity Forum. Musoma team was awarded 200,000/- while Tarime walked home with 100,000. TRADITIONALLY, the seasonal initiation ceremony is around the corner. This is the time when Kuria parents and guardians prepare their girls […]

Stimulating The Lives of Women and Children

Stimulating The Lives of Women and Children

Commenting on how she has been able impact positively on the lives of the less privileged in the state in the last one year, Hajiya Hadiza explained that “It has not been easy but it has been rewarding and satisfying. We have succeeded in touching the lives of so many people in so many areas […]

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