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Minister reiterates commitment to girls’ empowerment

The Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Pauline Tallen, has reiterated commitment to empower girls and help them to harness their potential and contribute to...

International Day of Girl-Child: FOMWAN tasks religious leaders on girls’ empowerment

Empowerment By Fatima Mohammed-Lawal Ilorin, 10, 2019 The Federation of Muslim Women of Nigeria (FOMWAN) urged religious leaders to increase awareness about girl’s right in the...

Foundation pledges to support youths with vocational skills acquisition, empowerment programmes

An NGO, Abandingo Abadango Foundation, says it has plans to rescue Nigerian youths from unemployment and joblessness through skills acquisition and empowerment programmes. The...

DEPOWA takes empowerment to less privileged in Ekiti

The Defence and Police Officers’ Wives Association (DEPOWA) has launched an empowerment programme for unemployed women, youth and widows in Ekiti. The Acting Director...

Empowerment: Group trains 4,000 Nasarawa youths, women on poultry business

About 4,000 unemployed youths and women in Nasarawa State have been trained on poultry production business by a private firm from Plateau. Alhaji Bilyamin...

YEF, an NGO, partners Standard Chartered Bank school girls development

  The Youth Empowerment Foundation (YEF), an NGO, has partnered with Standard Chartered Bank on enhancing...

WIMA-Nigeria urges empowerment of more women into maritime sector

The President Women in Maritime Africa (WIMA-Nigeria) Nigerian Branch, Hajia Bola Muse, has called for...

Anomalies: Zamfara Govt. suspends women empowerment

The Zamfara State Women Empowerment Committee, under the office of the First Lady, Hajiya Aishatu Matawalle, has suspended the distribution of women empowerment...

Niger Govt. to spend N260m on youth empowerment

Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger says plans were underway by the state government to create a Seed Fund of N260 million for youth empowerment...

Foundation calls for women empowerment through sport

The Yahaya Kwande Foundation (YKF) an NGO, says sponsorship of women to sporting activities was another way of empowering them physically and economically. Mr...

Nestlé, WeCyclers partnership to empower 15,000 Nigerians

    A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by Nestlé Nigeria Plc, a leading Food and Beverages...

Women empowerment: Zamfara commences second monthly distribution

Women empowerment: Zamfara commences second monthly distribution The Zamfara Government, under the auspices of Office of...

LASG seeks support on women empowerment

The Lagos State Government has called on the private sector, well-meaning individuals and organisations to support initiatives and ideas targeted at empowering women and...

Fidelity Bank empowers 50 small business entrepreneurs in Kano

Fidelity Bank says it  has empowered about 50 small business entrepreneurs to boost their businesses and save them from collapse. Mr Mannir Ringim, the...

NGO harps on need for financial empowerment of youths

Basic Economics and Entrepreneurship Education (BEEE) Initiative, a non-governmental organisation, has underscored the need for youths to be financially included in the nation’s agenda...

NHRC appeals to Kano Govt. to intensify youth empowerment programmes

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has appealed to Kano State Government to intensify youth empowerment programmes to deal decisively with the issue...

Group to train 1000 African girls in fashion designing, modeling

Mrs Gedah Etefia, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Church Girl Foundation, an NGO, says the organisation is set to train 1000 African girls...

Nasarawa Govt. to empower 1, 500 women, youths to achieve...

The Nasarawa State Government has concluded plans to empower 1, 500 women and youths to achieve food sufficiency in the state. Kwanta Yakubu, Senior Special...

FG, KNSG to empower 10,000 youths in Kano

Kano State Government in collaboration with the Federal Government and World Bank has commenced the process of empowering 10, 000 youths, women and people...

Plateau Senator seeks partnership with ITF on training, infrastructure development

The Senator representing Plateau North, Istifanus Gyang, has called for partnership with the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) on empowerment of members of his constituency...

Ebonyi APC youth leaders resolve to key into FG’s empowerment programmes

The youth leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 13 local government areas of Ebonyi have resolved to key into the Federal...

Lawmaker empowers 120 women in Zamfara

The Nigeria News Agency , reports that the project was launched in Tsafe town with the beneficiaries receiving items like Refrigirators, Grinding and Sewing...

Kwara to partner AfDB on infrastructure, women empowerment

Kwara State Government is to partner African Development Bank (AfDB) in various areas like road construction, small and medium-scale enterprises with focus on women...

Zamfara govt to recruit 8,000 workers

Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has announced plans by the state government to recruit 8,000 workers into the civil service. The governor who made the...