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RE: Nigerian Senate Rejection of the Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill (GEOB).

RE: Nigerian Senate Rejection of the Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill (GEOB).

Lagos, 17th March 2016 – The rejection of the Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill (GEOP) by members of Nigeria’s Senate on Tuesday the 15th of March 2016, did not come as a surprise, given the consistent indications of trivializing gender related issues observed in the present political dispensation in Nigeria which also has the lowest […]

Duke, Others Call For Action On Gender Parity As Senate Rejects Gender Parity Bill

Duke, Others Call For Action On Gender Parity As Senate Rejects Gender Parity Bill

Owanari Bobmanuel Duke, Chairman, Child Survival and Development Organisation of Nigeria has called for advocacy and action on gender parity. She made the call [on Tuesday, 15 March] at a symposium hosted by the Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) and the Centre for Black and African Art and Culture (CBAAC) in Lagos focused […]