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Orange Liberia Supports The Screening Of 7,000 Women Cervical Cancer

Orange Liberia Supports The Screening Of 7,000 Women Cervical Cancer

In celebration of International Women’s Day which was recognized internationally on 8th March 2020. Orange Liberia, under its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) department, launched its sponsorship of local Liberian NGO Public Health Initiative Liberia (PHIL) in their efforts to prevent, detect, and treat very early stages of cervical cancer in Liberia. This initiative, which is […]

AU Champions Women Empowerment In 2020

AU Champions Women Empowerment In 2020

South Africa’s agenda during its African Union (AU) chairship will focus on women’s financial and economic inclusion, gender-based violence and accountability to global gender commitments. AU Chair President Cyril Ramaphosa outlined the country’s focus on women at the High-Level Breakfast Meeting on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Africa in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The meeting […]

Dangote Foundation Empowers 34,000 Women In Katsina

Dangote Foundation Empowers 34,000 Women In Katsina

THE Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) has empowered no fewer than 34,000 vulnerable women from all the 34 local governments in Katsina State from an N10 billion micro-grant set aside for disadvantaged women across the country. The money is set aside to empower the women economically either to start or boost their businesses. Speaking at the […]

Elvis Chukwudi Okonji Foundation (ECOF) Empowers 170 Women, Youths in Delta State

Elvis Chukwudi Okonji Foundation (ECOF) Empowers 170 Women, Youths in Delta State

Determined to raise the standard of living of Nigerians and improve their businesses, a philanthropist and CEO of GPC Energy and Logistics Ltd, Mr. Elvis Chukwudi Okonji, has empowered about 170 persons financially in Delta State through his Elvis Chukwudi Okonji Foundation (ECOF). Okonji, a logistics expert, made the presentation at a ceremony to mark […]

Honeybols Foundation Empowers 500 Women

Honeybols Foundation Empowers 500 Women

In a bid to eradicate poverty and increase standard of living, Honeybols Foundation recently empowered over 500 widows and gave university scholarship to 10 students at its fourth edition of ‘giving hands arena’ in Lagos. Speaking at the event, The Founder, Christ The Ever Present Ministry, Dr. Elishama Ideh, urged Nigerians to develop the habit […]

International Day Of Rural Women : It Is Time To Invest In Rural Girls And Women

International Day Of Rural Women : It Is Time To Invest In Rural Girls And Women

Today Zimbabwe joins the rest of the world in commemorating the International Day of Rural Women. The day recognises the critical role and contribution of rural women, including indigenous women, in enhancing agricultural and rural development, improving food security and eradicating rural poverty. The world over, the vital role that women and girls play in […]

She Rebuilt Her Life After Years Of Spousal Abuse

She Rebuilt Her Life After Years Of Spousal Abuse

Ana Maria*, 30, suffered psychological, emotional and physical abuse at the hands of her husband for years and still feels distressed when she sees herself in the mirror or a photo of herself. “My face has suffered a transformation so I don’t feel comfortable filming or taking pictures,” she says. Globally, at least one in […]

Encourage Women To Grab Leadership Positions

Encourage Women To Grab Leadership Positions

THOUGH women are a vital and critical part of the society that for a long time has been driving change and development, gender inequality has been rearing its ugly head and shutting them out of their critical roles. On the other hand, stakeholders throughout the world have been fighting against traditional norms and values, and […]

Dangote Foundation Empowers 106,000 Women With N1.1bn

Dangote Foundation Empowers 106,000 Women With N1.1bn

 Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF), has again resolved to empower 106,000 women across four states in the Northern region with a total sum of N1.1 billion. Towards achieving this women empowerment scheme, ADF has already commenced the identification of eligible beneficiaries, towards the implementation of the programme across these states. The foundation would empower 23,000 women […]

German Embassy Holds Musical Evening To Empower Women

German Embassy Holds Musical Evening To Empower Women

Placing women in leadership positions is not only the responsibility of government but also the united efforts of society to maintain a balance between men and women, the German Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Christoph Retzlaff has stated. According to him, it was important that the issue was discussed dispassionately since in his own estimation, many […]

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