The Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed, has flagged off a N41million empowerment for women in the state.
Over 700 helpless widows in Rivers State have been catered for in the festive period by a non- governmental organization, the Liberated Women International Outreach, which gave them food and clothing items.
When Wunmi (not her full name) went broke, she did something her friends didn’t believe or approve.
More women are joining the business of selling Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) popularly called petrol across Nigerian streets and neighbourhoods, the Daily Trust reports.
The Director General of the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), Dr Dikko Umar Radda, has said a critical constraint that MSMEs face is their lack of business management capacity.
The National Centre for Women Development (NCWD) has graduated 40 female artisans specialising in carpentry, plumbing, masonry, tiling and joinery.
The Dangote Women Network (DWN) at the weekend raised over N20million at charity walk aimed at creating awareness on the plight of IDPs affected by insurgency in the Northeast.