Smashing Anti-Female Stereotypes in Joy Bewaji’s Story of My Vagina

[Guardian] In 21st century Nigeria, how do men still view women? As objects to be traded and toyed with, beings with second-class status to be looked down upon, or human beings with equal power, esteem and value? How do men and women alike perceive wom…

[Guardian] In 21st century Nigeria, how do men still view women? As objects to be traded and toyed with, beings with second-class status to be looked down upon, or human beings with equal power, esteem and value? How do men and women alike perceive women? This is not a subject for passionate feminists only; it should concern the entirety of society as overall development is hinged on it.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Command Agric Bailing Out Thousands?

[The Herald] Command Agriculture, a brainchild of the Government, has rescued thousands of farmers who would have failed to productively use their land this season owing to funding challenges.

[The Herald] Command Agriculture, a brainchild of the Government, has rescued thousands of farmers who would have failed to productively use their land this season owing to funding challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

What Do Lagos Residents Want for 2017?

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The year 2016 was an eventful year in Lagos as the state government undertook the execution of many projects, including construction of 114 inner roads in all the local government areas, and embarked on others that included the sig…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The year 2016 was an eventful year in Lagos as the state government undertook the execution of many projects, including construction of 114 inner roads in all the local government areas, and embarked on others that included the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Edo to Invest in Waste Recycling

[Daily Trust] Benin -Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has said his administration will turn the excessive wastes generated in the state into wealth, thereby creating job opportunities for the teeming youth.

[Daily Trust] Benin -Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has said his administration will turn the excessive wastes generated in the state into wealth, thereby creating job opportunities for the teeming youth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Deputy Governor of Central Bank Sworn in

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Tuesday urged the new Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mozambique, Victor Pedro Gomes, to make every effort to help stabilize the country’s economy.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Tuesday urged the new Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mozambique, Victor Pedro Gomes, to make every effort to help stabilize the country's economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique