✕ CLOSE Online Special City News Entrepreneurship Environment Factcheck Everything Woman Home Front Islamic Forum Life Xtra Property Travel & Leisure Viewpoint Vox Pop Women In Business Art and Ideas Bookshelf Labour Law Letters
Click Here To Listen To Trust Radio Live

FCTA urges support for fight against SGBV

The Mandate Secretary for the FCT Women Affairs Secretariat, Adedayo Benjamins-Laniyi, has called on Nigerians to join the Orange the World Against Sexual and Gender…

The Mandate Secretary for the FCT Women Affairs Secretariat, Adedayo Benjamins-Laniyi, has called on Nigerians to join the Orange the World Against Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV).

Benjamins-Laniyi said the Orange the World 16 Days Activism is not an activity for a number of days, but a movement that should be embraced by everyone.

The secretary had earlier joined the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Barrister Uju Kennedy-Ohaneye; Senator Ireti Kingibe, the senator representing the FCT; in a rally from the Eagles Square to the Unity Fountain where the 16 Days of Activism was declared opened.

The mandate secretary urged everyone to join efforts targeted at ending sexual and gender-based violence.

Jigawa gov seeks completion of 40-year-old Hadejia irrigation valley

Nigeria’s diversity a source of strength, not division – Shettima

Lending her voice at the event, The President of Women in Politics Forum (WIPF), Barrister Ebere Efendu, said women all over Nigeria should unite not only against sexual and domestic violence but against low representation in government.

 

VERIFIED: It is now possible to live in Nigeria and earn salary in US Dollars with premium domains, you can earn as much as $12,000 (₦18 Million).
Click here to start.