Don Jazzy’s Mavin celebrates over 50 women for International Women’s Day

In commemoration of International Women’s Day, Mavin boss Don Jazzy hosted over fifty women in the Nigerian entertainment industry. The maiden edition of the conference which was themed, ‘Mavin Women’s Day Soirée’, held on the open-air rooftop of the Ebonylife…

My faith in women justified – Ekeh, Zinox boss on 2022 International Women’s Day

When over 16 years ago, a journalist had ambushed him on the sidelines of an event, Leo Stan Ekeh, Chairman, Zinox Group, had delivered what seemed back then like a prophetic announcement, but which today, is gradually proving to be…

UK govt partners UBA Foundation, others in £20m drive to support girl-education in developing countries

As part of activities to mark this year’s edition of the International Women’s Day (IWD), the United Kingdom Prime Minister, Boris Johnson has launched a new global partnership with UBA Foundation and 10 other organisations, to improve girls’ access to…

Triller Joins #BreakTheBias in Support of International Women’s Day

Triller, the AI-powered, open garden technology platform for creators, has joined #BreakTheBias, the global campaign in honour of  International Women’s Day (#IWD2022) on Tuesday, 8th March.  According to a statement, all Triller platforms will feature stories from 30 incredible women…

Contribution of women in society, critical to development — Obi

Former Governor Peter Obi has described as critical to development, the contributions of women in society. In his message to mark International Women’s Day 2022, Obi explained that, beyond providing stability in homes, which are the bedrock of society, women…

*Sunday Igboho released from Benin Republic detention (Punch)*Women seek end to discrimination, demand gender equality in leadership, employment (Guardian)

Sunday Igboho released from Benin Republic detention (Punch) The Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, fondly called Sunday Ighoho, has been released by the Government of Republic of Benin. The umbrella body of Yoruba Self-determination Groups, Ilana Omo Oodua Worldwide, announced…

Herwakening: TD Africa unveils seasoned keynote speakers, panelists for women empowerment session

As the March 8, 2022 anniversary of the globally celebrated International Women’s Day draws near, TD Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa leading distributor of tech, lifestyle and cutting-edge solutions, has unveiled a strong cast of seasoned keynote speakers and world class panelists…

Still a long way from Breaking the Bias -Tara Aisida

It’s International Women’s Day on the 8th of March and this year’s theme is “Breaking the Bias”. The aim of the theme is to bring to  focus and create an awareness of the bias women of all colours, ages, social…

The HERwakening: TD Africa to host over 200 female entrepreneurs on Women’s Day

TD Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa’s leading distributor of tech, lifestyle and cutting-edge solutions is set to host over 200 female entrepreneurs on Tuesday, March 8, 2022 (International Women’s Day) as part of a project tagged The Herwakening, an initiative aimed at…

Omo, why do women face so much wahala in this world? – Gbubemi Atimomo

Wondering why women get the short end of the stick. I decided to write something women-focused, in the spirit of International Women’s Day, especially as this year’s theme “Choose to Challenge” stood out for me. I noticed several social media…

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