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Toward gender equity in the household: promoting women’s decision-making and empowerment in Ibadan, Nigeria

Publication Author: Sebany, M., OlaOlorun, F. and John, N. This report highlights findings from a gender synchronized, couples-based female empowerment program implemented in Ibadan, Nigeria. The program aimed to foster greater female decision making within the household by intervening in key arenas of their disempowerment — relationship with their partner, and economic and reproductive arenas. […]

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Global Air Travel picks up

Air travel is slowly picking up globally thanks to a recovery in domestic flights, with countries in the Asia-Pacific region accounting for half of the top 20 markets, according to travel data analytics provider Cirium. Vietnam, Indonesia and South Korea are the only countries in the world to show growth in domestic air travel in […]

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Cash Transfer: Over 34,000 households in Kaduna receive N349.5 million

The Federal Government has concluded the disbursement of N349.5 million to 34,946 poor and vulnerable households in Kaduna State, North-west Nigeria. The Head of Cash Transfer Unit in the State, Hajiya Hauwa Abdulrazaq, disclosed this in an interview with source on Sunday. “The disbursement is a Households’ Uplifting Programme under the Federal Government’s Conditional Cash […]

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Nigeria’s Capital Market: SEC, NITDA to collaborate on data protection

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has restated its preparedness to collaborate with the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) to foster safe conducts and usage of personal data in the Nigerian capital market. The Director-General of the Commission, Mr Lamido Yuguda, disclosed this during a webinar meeting on Nigerian Data Protection Regulation (NDPR), according to a […]