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2020 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women: UN Women Urges All to Take Action to Support Women and Girls_Ada Ogar

As the 16 days of activism to end violence against women, the UN Women had called on all to take action to support women and girl survivors of violence against women.In its concept note, the UN women shed light on the magnitude of the problems as excalated by the pandemic."The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated key… Continue reading 2020 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women: UN Women Urges All to Take Action to Support Women and Girls_Ada Ogar

CAMPAIGNS · POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

‘Honor the ancestors’: Harris appeals directly to Black men_Femi Ehiabhi

Democratic vice presidential hopeful Kamala Harris made a direct appeal to Black men Friday, defending her record as a prosecutor, blasting President Donald Trump as “racist” and vouching for Joe Biden as a man capable of addressing systemic racism and leading a diverse country. “I’m not going to tell anybody, including Black men, that they’re… Continue reading ‘Honor the ancestors’: Harris appeals directly to Black men_Femi Ehiabhi

APPOINTMENTS · CAMPAIGNS · WORLD NEWS

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is the favourite to lead the WTO_Femi Ehiabhi

Members of the World Trade Organisation (wto) are not known for co-operating with each other. So when in June they began the process of choosing a new director-general, many feared deadlock. But now, as the process draws to a close, officials are feeling hopeful. Two candidates are still in the running: Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the… Continue reading Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is the favourite to lead the WTO_Femi Ehiabhi

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Obama delivers a blistering rebuke of Trump in his return to the campaign trail_Femi Ehiabhi

Former President Barack Obama delivered an often-incredulous and blistering account of his successor's first four years in office on Wednesday in Philadelphia, making his most direct attacks on President Donald Trump to date both on substance and on a personal level. The event is Obama's first stump speech for his former vice president, a welcome sight to Democrats who see the… Continue reading Obama delivers a blistering rebuke of Trump in his return to the campaign trail_Femi Ehiabhi

CAMPAIGNS · HUMAN INTEREST

Post COVID19 sales; Honda re- launch Pilot, cut down price by N3mn-Tyavzua Saanyol

In a bid to scale up sales after months of low patronage due to lockdown as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, Honda Automobile Western Africa has re-launched one of it's brand, 'Honda Pilot' with a discount of N3 million. Disclosing this in Abuja, Remi Adams, Honda Sales Manager said the company was making the car… Continue reading Post COVID19 sales; Honda re- launch Pilot, cut down price by N3mn-Tyavzua Saanyol

CAMPAIGNS · ELECTIONS

INEC threaten political parties on Edo campaigns_Femi Ehiabhi

“Political parties are hereby reminded that in canvassing for votes, they must comply with the commission’s policy on conducting elections in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the regulations and guidelines governing same. They must also comply with the guidelines issued by health authorities. “Parties are enjoined to conduct issue-based campaigns in… Continue reading INEC threaten political parties on Edo campaigns_Femi Ehiabhi

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Movement Against Rape And Sexual Violence Hosts Webinar_Ada Nkong

With the huge increase in the number of rape cases and gender-based violence over the past few years; and the need to see great change and improvement, theory need to bring to fore, the areas where we can contribute in fighting these issues, while actively working closely with our law makers to create laws that… Continue reading Movement Against Rape And Sexual Violence Hosts Webinar_Ada Nkong

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Video: FCT Covid-19 Sample Collectors Protest Non Payment of Allowances

In furtherance of their objective of getting a response to their demands for payment of 3 months backlog of allowances owed them, sample collectors in the FCT Monday embarked on a protest. See Video https://youtu.be/VX5c-UXAh8E Details later.....

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FCT NAWOJ Marches Against Rape_Ada Nkong

As part of activities to mark her seven day activism against rape, FCT Chapter of the National Association of Women journalists, NAWOJ led by the Chairperson, Comrade Stella, Okoh-Esene and FCT NUJ Chairman, Comrade Emmanuel Ogbeche. Comrade Lemmy Ughegbe and Barr Esther Uzoma are among other supporters who joined Nawojians in the FCT to lend… Continue reading FCT NAWOJ Marches Against Rape_Ada Nkong