Gender Equality

PSC approves gender-inclusive guidelines on deployment of police Commissioners, zonal heads

THE Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved gender-inclusive policy guidelines for deploying top officials in the Nigeria Police Force...

Eight years in government: Buhari’s failed promises on gender inclusivity

As part of his campaign promises, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari vowed to implement policies that would ensure gender equality...
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None of Nigeria’s six geo-political zones can boast of 50% male school enrollment – Sankore

THE Editor-in-Chief of the Africa Centre for Development Journalism (ACDJ), Rotimi Sankore, has said that none of Nigeria's six...

Women earnings gap causes global wealth shortfall by $160 trillion – World bank

THE world bank has showed in a report how global wealth could rise by $160 trillion if women could...
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UN Survey Reveals Poor Response To Violence Against Nigerian Gender

A survey carried out by the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women, under the Northern Nigeria Women, Peace and Security Programme, has revealed that the response level of law enforcement agencies at local and state levels to gender-specific forms of violence is ineffective and unsatisfactory.

Commonwealth Calls Gender Inequality “Greatest Hindrance” To Development

The Commonwealth has identified gender inequality as one of the major hindrances to development in Africa. The Commonwealth secretariat said this in a press release following its Women Affairs Ministerial Meeting in Apia, Samoa.
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