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IDP Chronicles: Before bandits struck, Fatima wanted to be a nurse. Now she hawks spices

    IDP Chronicles: Before bandits struck, Fatima wanted to be a nurse. Now she hawks spices

Ever since she was little, Fatima Badamasi, 12, had always hoped to become a nurse, but at the moment, her dreams are on hold; sitting in the rearview of life,

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INTERVIEW: Nigerian women must join forces to break biases limiting them, says Roseline Adewuyi

    INTERVIEW: Nigerian women must join forces to break biases limiting them, says Roseline Adewuyi

Roseline Adewuyi is a social educator, gender advocate and blogger, who is helping young girls fight stereotypes associated with the girl-child. Her efforts have helped many girls overcome the biases

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Three books and other stories

    Three books and other stories

We have had a dizzying last 10 days at home and abroad: Novak Djokovic, with his Covid timeline of humiliation, from Melbourne to Dubai, and probably back to his homeland

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SPOTLIGHT: Meet Sandra Ejiofor, the 29-year-old champion of girl-child education in Nigeria

    SPOTLIGHT: Meet Sandra Ejiofor, the 29-year-old champion of girl-child education in Nigeria

“We believe every woman possesses an innate ability to nurture and give substance to whatever is committed into her care. So when she’s empowered, she will not stop with herself

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Out-of-school children: FG has no business with primary school education, says Osinbajo

  Out-of-school children: FG has no business with primary school education, says Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the federal government has no business in primary school education and questions on out-of-school children are state

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Sanusi to secessionists: Come let’s fix Nigeria together

  Sanusi to secessionists: Come let’s fix Nigeria together

Muhammadu Sanusi II, former Emir of Kano, has condemned the calls by secessionists for the break-up of Nigeria. Sanusi said

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Senate seeks stiffer punishment for rapists

  Senate seeks stiffer punishment for rapists

The senate has asked the relevant law enforcement agencies to administer stiffer punishment to sex offenders. The upper legislative chamber

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Group expresses concern over abuse of girls

  Group expresses concern over abuse of girls

The West Africa Network for Peacebuilding (WANEP), a regional peacebuilding organisation, has expressed concern over the continuous abuse of girl

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Adedokun, filmmakers empower female students in Lagos

  Adedokun, filmmakers empower female students in Lagos

Niran Adedokun, Nigerian author, and filmmakers in the Nollywood industry have celebrated the International Day of the Girl Child in

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A pan-African agenda for the girl-child

  A pan-African agenda for the girl-child

BY EMEKA UMEJEI The plight of the girl-child is well-documented across the world. The possibility that a girl-child would face

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