Kaduna State Launches Action Plan to Prevent Violence against Women

15th December 2016

Kaduna State has joined six other states in Nigeria to launch a state action plan on Women, Peace and Security (WPS). This was on Friday 9 December 2016 at the Women Multipurpose Centre, Kaduna. The Kaduna commissioner for women’s affairs; Hajia Rabi MG Abdulsalam performed the launch alongside key stakeholders in the state. The Kaduna […]

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What the papers say: Stakeholders meet over farmers-herders clashes in FCT

15th December 2016

15 December 2016 – Punch Newspapers A stakeholder’s forum on security consciousness and peaceful co-existence for herders and farmers in the FCT was organised yesterday in Abuja by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) command in collaboration with the National Orientation Agency (NOA) FCT and Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre. Representative of the […]

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Kaduna to Launch Action Plan to Prevent Violence against Women and Girls

7th December 2016

Kaduna state is set to join six other states that now have a legal framework, to comprehensively address violence against women and girls. It will launch its State Action Plan (SAP) for the domestication of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 (UNSCR 1325) on Women, Peace and Security (WPS). The event will hold in […]

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What the papers say: NGO records 430 violence cases against Plateau women

5th December 2016

2nd December 2016 – Punch Newspapers An NGO, Christian Women for Excellence and Empowerment in Nigerian Society, said it recorded 430 cases of violence against women and girls in Plateau State. The Senior Project officer of the NGO, Mrs. Comfort Zawaya, said this on Thursday when a CWEENS delegation visited the zonal office of the […]

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What the Papers Say: NSA: Maitatsine Metamorphosed to Boko Haram Terrorists

1st December 2016

29 November 2016 – Thisday, Leadership, Today NG Newspapers ABUJA – The National Security Adviser (NSA), Maj.Gen Mohammed Babagana Monguno (rtd), yesterday revealed that the Maitatsine insurgents that ravaged the northern part of the country in the 1980s and led to the death of about 5,000 people metamorphosed into the present Boko Haram. The NSA […]

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