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Why Senator Yerima must be suspended and arrested for marriage to a minor and rape.

The former Governor of Zamfara State in Northern Nigeria, Senator Sani Yerima has married a 13 year old Egyptian girl for whom he paid her family $100,000. … Read More»

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COPING WITH DISABILITY EVEN IN ENVIRONMENT FILLED WITH HOSTILITY

I was born on the 4th of June, an only child of my mother, with no siblings, mine was a happy home until eleven months after my birth when I was paralyzed by polio. … Read More»

Concrete Jungle

With an urgent, seductive voice that glides easily between rapping and crooning, Nneka has drawn comparisons to Lauryn Hill and Erykah Badu. Read More »

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Foundation for Disabled Persons: an umbrella for empowerment

Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa with an estimated population of about 150 million. … Read More»

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In the Quest for Peace

As an International Human Rights advisor, I am experienced in negotiation, mediation and project development initiation. … Read More»

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The Place of Women with Disabilities in Nigeria

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary defines disability as a physical or mental condition that means a person cannot use a part of his / her body completely or easily or that she / he cannot learn easi … Read More»

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Lessons from Aba.

We can learn a lot from the Aba Women Revolt. I will try to point out some of them. … Read More»

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WOMEN WORLDWIDE MERRY, WE MOURN

Not less than four hundred women and children were matcheted to death from 3.00a.m on Sunday morning, March 7, 2009, athough few men were not spared but majority of the victims were women and chidlre … Read More»

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Political situation in Nigeria

The political situation in Nigeria and the health condition of the president that as created alot of problem, his refusing to allow his vice act on his behalf is an aspect of the greedy nature of t … Read More»

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1929- Aba Womens Revolt.

You probably haven’t heard about Nwayeruwa, the woman who sparked a protest that twisted the hand of the British colonialists backwards until they had to give in on the issue of taxing women. … Read More»

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