The Kaduna State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Rabi Abdulsalam, has admonished women in the state against abandoning or dumping their children, saying they are a blessing from God and should be treated as such.
The federal and state legislatures have been urged to enact laws against female genital mutilation (FGM) across the country.
Some groups under the aegis of Gender Awareness Trust (GAT) and Development and Peace Initiative (DPI) and the Collective Action for Adolescent Girls Initiative (CAAGI) project are advocating for resource mobilization for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (EVAW).
The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev.
A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court sitting in Wuse, Abuja, presided over by Justice Muhammed Kolo, has sentenced a 48-year-old man, Shehu Abubakar, to 12 years imprisonment for sexually abusing two boys.
“Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
A pregnant woman’s body undergoes so many changes such as swollen feet, oily skin, swollen face, enlarged tummy (due to foetal increase), hormonal outburst etc.