Why Women Are Not the Weakest.

Source: Naija gist.com In the past, Women were considered the weakest. They were victims of pre-existing socio-cultural chauvinism and violence to the highest degree. The rights of women and girls were not protected by law or any formal institution.  For instance, the freedom of expression. Women and girls could not express themselves on any issue. They […]

Court remands teenager in prison for allegedly raping his 5-year-old niece in Kano

A Kano Magistrates’ court on Monday remanded Musa Abdullahi, 17, in prison custody for allegedly raping his 5-year-old niece. Abdullahi was charged for rape, an offence which contravened section 283 of the penal code. The prosecutor, Sgt. Suleiman Danladi, told the court that Jamilu Zaki from Kazaure LGA in Jigawa reported the case at Danbatta […]

Get networking tips from top South African female entrepreneurs

As we celebrate Women’s Month, the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year competition, sponsored by Sanlam and BUSINESS/PARTNERS has revealed a record number of entries received from female entrepreneurs – growing by more than 38% from 2015. Gugu Mjadu, 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year competition and BUSINESS/PARTNERS Spokesperson says that this is extremely encouraging given the […]