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31% Nigerian females physically abused – UNFPA

The United Nations Population Fund has said 31 percent of women and girls in Nigeria have undergone one form of physical violence or another.   The UNFPA said the violence has led to hospitalisation, death, lifelong emotional and psychological distress for victims.   The UNFPA representative, Dr Zubaida Abubakar, made …

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“I did not set out to be a feminist icon, but I cannot stand the way women are being abused in the society” – Chimamanda Adichie reveals.

Popular Nigerian Author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has revealed that she did not originally set out to be an advocate for feminism. While speaking at the Women in Management, Business & Public service(WIMBIZ) Conference on Friday, November 4, the writer said that feminism was never in her plans. She explained that …

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Lagos to inaugurate shelter for abused women

The Lagos State Commissioner of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Mrs. Bolaji Dada, has said that the Lagos State Government will launch a shelter for abused women before the end of the year. Dada disclosed this at the 21st WIMBIZ Annual Conference, themed ‘Firing Forward: The Future in Focus’, where …

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I gave thumbs up to racist fans who abused me –Aiyenugba

Kwara United goalkeeper, Dele Aiyenugba, in this interview with EBENEZER BAJELA, talks of his time in Israel, his best Super Eagles moment, comparisons with Vincent Enyeama and more How do you feel as one of the most successful goalkeepers in the history of the Nigerian league? First I appreciate God …

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Quit now before death, Olori Naomi tells abused wives

Evangelist Naomi Silekunola, the estranged wife of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has urged abused wives who realise that their marriages can’t work to quit. In a post on her verified social media accounts on Monday, the 28-year-old evangelist said married women should stop seeking societal …

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