Tag: empowerment

FG’s empowerment programme unequalled, says Senate President

From Agaju Madugba, Katsina The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, says Federal Government’s empowerment programme under the All Progressives Congress (APC) was deliberately fashioned to impact directly on lives of all…

NDDC: Stakeholders write Buhari, Akpabio, demand youths empowerment

From Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa Stakeholders across the nine states of the Niger Delta have urged President Muhammadu Buhari and Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Chief Godswill Akpabio, to develop a…

Senator’s empowerment programme excites constituents

Constituents of Lagos West Senatorial District were in festive mood recently when the Senator representing them, Senator Solomon Olamilekan Adeola (Yayi) presented them with empowerment items. Senator Adeola also presented…

Anambra elated as Kalu presides over Ekwunife’s empowerment programme

From Kenneth Udeh, Awka Abia North Senator and Senate Chief Whip Senator Orji Uzor Kalu on Saturday administered the distribution of empowerment items to Anambra Central constituents, the exercise involving…

Empowerment for orphans at Yuletide

SIR: As Christmas and New Year draw closer, orphanage homes are usually devoid of Christmas aura, and the hope of celebrating these festivities like other children are bleak. However, while…

#HERconomy Conference was Thrilling and Impactful with Gov. Sanwo-Olu re-affirming his Support for Women Empowerment

It was all glitz, glam, and excitement as history was made last on, December 6th, 2020, at the maiden edition of the #HERconomy Conference and the third edition of #AGSTribe…

Youth empowerment: Agriculture remains the backbone

The recent agricultural intervention fund by the  Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN) if carefully monitored could reduce the unemployment crisis in the country, writes SINA FADARE   Agriculture is important to…

Empowerment of our merchant navy

This is a clarion call on the federal government to empower the Nigerian Merchant Navy (Coastal Defence Force) force with patrol vans, rifles, speed boats, and also the operational equipment,…

On Awkuzu Cell, Okadas as Presidential Youth Empowerment Schemes & Turning a Protest into a Carnival

I’ve been spending some time on Twitter lately, lending my voice to the #EndSARS movement and reading the most horrific stories. One of those stories is of the Awkuzu cell and…

President Buhari deserve credit with his empowerment scheme

In as much as I won’t support PMB in 2019, I must as well admit that he has done well with the NPower scheme. To be honest, the initiative has…

Ini Edo Bags Endorsement With American NGO As Ambassador For Women Empowerment

The National Democratic Institute (NDI) has announced Nollywood actress, Ini Edo as her ambassador for women empowerment in Nigeria. Headquarters in America’s Washington D.C, the NDI is a non-partisan, non-profit…

Kalu’s constituents laud his empowerment initiative

Okey Sampson, Umuahia The people of Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia State have commended the senator representing Abia North in the upper legislative chamber and Senate Chief Whip, Senator…

Physically challenged persons in Yobe lament noninclusion in youth empowerment programs

Physically challenged persons in Fika local government area in Yobe State have lamented the noninclusion of their members in government’s empowerment initiative meant to create economic opportunities for people in…

Gov. el-Rufai approves N200m for women empowerment

Gov. Nasir el-Rufai has approved N200m fund for the Kaduna State Women Empowered Programme (KADSWEP) to support women at the grassroots in their entrepreneurial activities. Hajiya Hafsat Baba, Commissioner for…

COVID-19: Visa Foundation doles out $210m for women empowerment, SMB growth

Kindly Share This Story: By Prince Osuagwu The Visa Foundation has announced two programmes totalling $210 million to support small and micro businesses and empower women entrepreneurs. The first programme…