TMEA benefits women in agriculture Uganda

More than 4,776 women in Uganda have benefited from a TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) Women and Trade programme since 2015. They are part of the 25,000 women across East Africa who have directly benefited from the programme. This was revealed during the Trade and Development Forum held in Kampala between February 28 and March 1st, […]

Afreximbank ready to assist Egyptian business women expand into rest of Africa

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) can support Egyptian business women in expanding their trading activities into other African countries, participants in the Fourth Annual Multinational Conference of the Association of Business Women in Egypt were told. Maureen Mba, Afreximbank’s Associate Director in Charge of Compliance, who represented the Bank at the conference held in Luxor, […]

Davido reveals greed for women

I follow everything on skirt God That’s the title that has rocked social media these days and it come from a celeb in Nigeria that people believe is in a committed relationship. Despite being in a committed relationship with his new girlfriend, Chioma, Davido has admitted he is a promiscuous being, and he follows anything […]

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Taraba empowers youths, women in skill acquisition

Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo The Taraba Rescue Watch, in collaboration with the state’s Ministry of Cooperatives, on Wednesday, distributed various empowerment materials to 448 youths and women who graduated from its skills acquisition scheme. Governor Darius Ishaku, while presenting the materials to the beneficiaries,  charged them to utilise the items to achieve self reliance. Governor Ishaku […]

Human traffickers drown 26 women at sea

Nigeria’s National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), is calling for an international inquiry to identify and prosecute the traffickers behind the recent deaths of 26 Nigerian women on the Italian coast city of Salerno.   According to NAPTIP, the number of deaths of Nigerians on the Mediterranean Sea runs into thousands. […]

Millions of women carry pains of genital mutilation worldwide

No fewer than 200 million females are carrying the negative effects of genital mutilation across the globe. Many of this female population size, according to experts, are carrying lifetime infectious diseases like HIV, suffered barrenness, hemorrhagic diseases, or broken homes, due to sexual dis-satisfaction and other associated problems due to the removal of their genitals. […]

Man rapes two women and feeds them to dogs

CCTV footage has emerged of a convicted rapist leaving a karaoke club with two women who police say he later stabbed to death and dismembered. Officers are investigating reports Alexander Maslennikov, 31, raped the women and minced some of their remains before feeding them to dogs. Check the CCTV footage below: