Financial inclusion of women in Nigeria
28 Jan 2019
One of the challenges facing women in Africa and Nigeria is the access to capital whether they require it to start a business or invest in informal trades. Financial inclusion can be defined as access to valuable financial products and services, (transactions, savings, credit and insurance) by individuals and enterprises.
Learning under trees
28 Jan 2019
This is not some parts of Borno state where insurgents have destroyed schools. These images are from a school in Lagos, Nigeria's commercial nerve centre. The students of State Junior High School, Ibereko, Badagry were pictured last week taking lessons under trees in the school premises.
Missing disabilities bill
23 Jan 2019
Following the claim by the Presidency during a town hall chat last week that the executive is yet to receive the Nigerian Disabilities Bill passed by the National Assembly, dozens of physically-challenged Nigerians stormed the streets of Abuja the day after to protest the delay in assent to the Bill.
Buhari, Atiku shun debate
20 Jan 2019 1
President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria and leading opposition candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar this evening shunned the presidential debate. Key spokespersons of the two leading candidates had earlier indicated their principals may not attend the televised debate.