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Ms Adaora Onyechere Spends Valentines Day With IDPs

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The famously celebrated Valentine's day, one which has been tagged a day to share love didn't end without a humanitarian reaching out to those that matter most - the vulnerable in our society. Ms Adaora Onyechere paid a visit to Durumi Area 1 IDP Camp In Abuja to mark and spend time with the internally displaced persons. The IDP camp has no fewer than 3,000 persons who live in the shanties with little or no access to basic amenities. The IDPs from Borno, Adamawa and Yobe have also been living in the camps since 2013 when insurgents ravaged their communities. Ms Adaora called on the FCT administration to register all pregnant IDPs in government-owned hospitals to enable them to attend...
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Nigeria: Crystal Hills Fze Launches Wipes And Hand Sanitizer

In solving the challenges of hygiene that comes with the pressure of time and work, Crystal hills Fze launches a variety of products to help address the issues of hygiene and public sanitation. Crystal hills product are nafdac approved and use world wide, with the product been launched in Nigeria , it will become so easy for people to practice healthy public hygiene. The products include , Alcoholic Wipes , Anti Bacterial Wipes , Baby wet wipes , single sachet wipes and Sanitizer Spray. The event took places at Fraiser Suites Ball Room , Central Area with notable dignitaries in attendance.
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NEDC Distributes Relief Materials to 1500 House-holds in Billiri Local Government.

Billiri is the only Local government area in Gombe state chaired by a Lady Margaret Bitrus. After the ethic crisis that erupted in the local government February 2021. No fewer than 10 persons lost their lives, and left several injured with several properties and infrastructure destroyed in the state. The North-East development commission has distributed relief materials to over 1500 families in the local government that were affected by the crisis. The people of billiri local government were in dire need of help to replace all they had lost.The crisis distabilised a lot of economic activities in the local government area, making it difficult for families to survive. The people trooped out in mass to receive the relief materials being...
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Nigeria: Family Planning Saves Lives – We Need to Spread the Message to Men and Women

A year ago, I met a 26-year-old breastfeeding mother who was a graduate student. She was married with three children; the youngest was just eight months old. She started using oral contraceptives after the return of her menses following the birth, but she hid the pills from her husband. When he discovered them, he forced her to throw them away. Not long after that, she conceived again. Three months later, she had a miscarriage caused by stress. She was admitted into hospital with infection and blood loss. Thankfully, she survived, and her husband has since changed his attitude towards contraceptive use. In my work in rural areas of Nigeria, attending mostly to uneducated women, their inability to make their own...
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Nigeria: Aisha Buhari Empowers 42 Kaduna Women

Forty-two women drawn from the 23 LGAs of Kaduna State have been empowered with tailoring and catering skills to cushion the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Another 110 women were also given N20, 000 each as grants to start up menial businesses under COVID-19 Empowerment Programme. The First Lady, Hajiya Aisha Buhari, through her programme, Future Assured, in collaboration with the National Centre for Women and Development (NCWD) supported by the Ministry of Local Government Affairs, Kaduna State, provided sewing machines and freezers for the 42 beneficiaries. The Director General of NCWD, Dr. Asabe Vilita-Bashir, said it was to contribute to President Muhammadu Buhari's agenda of lifting 100 million Nigerians out of poverty. The Kaduna State Commissioner for Local Government...
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Kenya: Muslim Women Push for Chief Kadhi Position

Muslim women are pushing for one of them to be appointed to the Kadhi courts' top position as incumbent Chief Kadhi Sheikh Ahmed Muhdhar's tenure ends, a call he has supported. The promotion of Martha Koome to Chief Justice, they said, has given them new impetus to seek the top position in the courts that determine questions of Muslim law that relate to personal status, marriage, divorce and inheritance. Islamic law scholar Fatuma Juma said if women ascend to such high positions, they will bring a new perspective on women's issues that are not well articulated in the current set-up. "It is not a must that the Kadhi position goes to men. It is not a reserve for them. If...
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