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Aisha Buhari Receives Doctorate Award From The Sun University, South Korea

Aisha Buhari Receives Doctorate Award From The Sun University, South Korea

The wife of the President Mrs Aisha Buhari has dedicated her award of Doctor of Humanity by the Sun Moon University, South Korea, to Nigerian women and children. Buhari, in a tweet on Monday, said:”I dedicate this honour to all Nigerian women and children.” She also commended the love and support shown to her pet […]

Boosting Breastfeeding In Nigeria

Boosting Breastfeeding In Nigeria

World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated every year from August 1-7 to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world. The celebration provides wonderful opportunity of refreshing knowledge or setting agenda for nursing mothers on breastfeeding for a whole week. First celebrated in 1992 by World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA), World Breastfeeding […]

Participate In Politics To Remake Nigeria, Abiola Tasks Women

Participate In Politics To Remake Nigeria, Abiola Tasks Women

Special Advisor to Governor Ibikunle Amosun and Founder of Kudirat Initiative for Democracy (KIND), Mrs. Hafsat Abiola-Costello, has appealed to women to increase their participation in politics to enhance the birth of a new Nigeria desired by all. Mrs. Abiola-Castello, who made the call during the July series of Meet-A-WISCAR programme organised by the Women […]

UNFPA Brings French Surgeons To Treat 150 VVF Cases, Train Nigerian Doctors

UNFPA Brings French Surgeons To Treat 150 VVF Cases, Train Nigerian Doctors

 The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is assisting the technical expertise of Nigerian physicians in the repairs of damaged fistula. The organisation has brought three renowned urologists from France to treat women with damaged fistula, or suffering from vesico-vaginal fistula (VVF), and also train Nigerian physicians on the repairs of damaged fistula. The three French […]

Boko Haram Wives Seek New Start As They Struggle With Stigma

Boko Haram Wives Seek New Start As They Struggle With Stigma

In a brand new, two-story building adjacent to a sluggish stream and low-cost housing units, dozens of women, all draped in brightly colored hijabs, listen to their teacher. He speaks to them in a mix of Hausa and Kanuri, explaining to them how they can save money and pool it together to form a cooperative. […]

Dangote Gives N300m To The University Of Ibadan, Business School

Dangote Gives N300m To The University Of Ibadan, Business School

Leading businessman and Chairman of Aliko Dangote Foundation Alhaji Aliko Dangote has urged the government to provide basic infrastructure to make the nation’s environment conducive for business. He pledged his foundation would continue to prioritise education to raise entrepreneurs who would change the economy to lead growth and development. Dangote spoke at the third Eminent […]

The Rise Of African Supermodels – Accepting The Path A Woman Choses

The Rise Of African Supermodels – Accepting The Path A Woman Choses

Today, East Africa has a number of modelling agencies, supplying both female and male models for all sorts of creative commercial work from runway fashion shows to music video shoots. It all began in 1973 when Alan Donovan, already running African Heritage the house of fashion, was asked by the Hotel Intercontinental in Nairobi, to […]

Thunderstorm Kills 3 In Ogun State

Thunderstorm Kills 3 In Ogun State

Three persons believed  to be in their early 20s have been killed by thunderstorm in Ijebu Ode area of Ogun State. Vanguard gathered that the incident occurred around 3p.m., yesterday, following a heavy downpour. It was gathered that the deceased and one other person were said to be riding motorcycle but decided to take shelter in a […]

President Buhari Soon To Sign African Free-Trade Agreement

President Buhari Soon To Sign African Free-Trade Agreement

Nigeria is one of Africa’s two largest economies, the other being South Africa. Buhari’s government had refused to join a continental free-trade zone established in March, on the grounds that it wishes to defend its own businesses and industry. The administration later said it wanted more time to consult business leaders. “In trying to guarantee […]

Soldiers Rescue Abandoned Female Child, Recover Arms

Soldiers Rescue Abandoned Female Child, Recover Arms

Nigerian army has on Monday rescued a female child abandoned by Boko Haram terrorists and recovered arms during their clearance patrol at Mallam Matsari village. In a statement disclosed by the director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General TEXAS CHUKWU, the operation was successful due to the Civilian Joint Task Force collaboration with the Nigerian troops. […]

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