Tag: women

Laws That Discriminate Against Women In Nigeria – By YEJIDE GBENGA-OGUNDARE
Opinion

Laws That Discriminate Against Women In Nigeria – By YEJIDE GBENGA-OGUNDARE

Ogechukwu Ochuba- December 7, 2022

Over the years, there have been constant calls for equity among the genders especially in the face of obvious discrimination against women across the world ... Read More

NBS Report: Women Occupied Only 13.73% Of Ministerial Positions Since 1999
Metro News

NBS Report: Women Occupied Only 13.73% Of Ministerial Positions Since 1999

TML- May 1, 2022

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has disclosed that women still do not have equal access to decision making and power-sharing at all levels in ... Read More

Affirmative Action: Court Orders Nigerian Govt To Reserve 35% Of Public Offices For Women
Litigation

Affirmative Action: Court Orders Nigerian Govt To Reserve 35% Of Public Offices For Women

TML- April 7, 2022

The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered the federal government to enforce the National Gender Policy by allotting 35 per cent of appointments ... Read More

Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Path To Supreme Court Nomination Was Paved By Trailblazing Black Women Judges
Features

Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Path To Supreme Court Nomination Was Paved By Trailblazing Black Women Judges

TML- March 24, 2022

By Sharon D. Wright Austin   Just five women and two African Americans, both men, are among the 115 people who have served on the ... Read More

Shari’ah Court Decries Hindrances Against Progress Of Women In Nigeria
The Bench

Shari’ah Court Decries Hindrances Against Progress Of Women In Nigeria

TML- March 16, 2022

Khadi of the Bauchi State Sharia Court of Appeal, Muhammad Uthman El-Mainari, has lamented that Nigeria as a male-dominated society has limited women in the ... Read More

FIDA Seeks Legal Backing For Women In Politics
Metro News

FIDA Seeks Legal Backing For Women In Politics

TML- March 14, 2022

International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) Nigeria, Kogi State branch, is seeking a legal framework to back women’s participation in the country’s politics. The chairperson, ... Read More