Friday, 12th April 2024


11 Feb
Bassey Ita-Ikpang of Nigeria Television Authority, (NTA) has been declared Chairperson of the Federal Capital Territory, (FCT), Chapter of the Nigeria Association of Women Journalist, (NAWOJ), at the just concluded election.
10 Feb
Poised to ensure that female journalists in Nigeria are armed with cutting-edge digital communication and social media skills for reporting gender-based issues, Nigeria LNG Limited recently concluded another edition of its #NLNGChangeYourStory workshops.
20 Jan
Members of the National Association of Women Journalists, (NAWOJ), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) chapter, have expressed anger over the sudden suspension of its election schedule for Saturday. Trouble started when members of the election committee with the support of the NAWOJ President, Aisha Bura, suddenly insisted that only those with the National Union of Journalists,…
20 Jan
One noticeable trend in Nigerian’s political landscape is wives associations. These associations cut across sectors and are more noticeable in the police and military. They include, Association of Defence and Police Officers Wives (DEPOWA), headed by wife of the Chief of Staff; Police Officers Wives Association (POWA), headed by wife of the Inspector General of…
7 Dec
Nigeria Association of Women Journalists, (NAWOJ), has partnered other stakeholders to amplify voices against Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) and seek justice for survivors. NAWOJ President, Aisha Ibrahim-Bura, made the call during an awareness walk and sensitisation to commemorate the 16 days of activism against Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV), with a theme,…
20 Nov
Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Jigawa State Council, has warned the National Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) members to desist from violating the NUJ constitution, as it will neither support errant members nor illegal leadership. The Chairman, Garba Balangu, gave this warning, in reference to those he described as mischievous and desperate NAWOJ members, who…
15 Oct 2023
The National Association of Women Journalists and the Conference of Civil Society Groups for Good Governance on Sunday warned blackmailers to stop the meaningless agitations as well as the repeated threats against the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited and it's Group Chief Executive Officer, Mallam Mele Kyari. The Group gave the warning during a world…
18 Jul 2023
As Nigerians await the list of federal ministers, women groups have called on President Bola Tinubu to deliver on his campaign pledge of having, at least, 35 per cent women in his cabinet.
23 Jun 2023
The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) in Bauchi State has urged Gov. Bala Mohammed to ensure the implementation of 35 per cent affirmation action to bring on board a greater number of women in the process of governance.
24 May 2023
The Nigerian Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) Lagos State Chapter in collaboration with FH1360/Alive and Thrive project hosted an interactive media round table aimed at promoting maternal, infant and young child nutrition, with an intervention of reducing the total number of anemia and all deficiencies related to mother and child.


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Israeli forces shot dead two Palestinians early Friday in the occupied West Bank, Palestinian news agency Wafa reported, but the military said it "eliminated" two militants including a Hamas member.
38 mins ago
The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has appointed Manu Garba as coach of the Under-17 male national team known as the Golden Eaglets. The board of NFF confirmed Garba's permanent appointment on Friday in a statement on its official website. "The former Nigerian international will now immediately resume the role and take charge of the team’s…
40 mins ago
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has congratulated the Super Falcons over their qualification for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.
57 mins ago
A Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed April 19 for hearing of a suit filed by the impeached Deputy Governor of Edo, Philip Shaibu, against the state house of assembly and others.
1 hour ago
The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it is solidifying its partnership with Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in West Africa.
1 hour ago
Leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ondo State chapter, have raised the alarm over an alleged plot by Governor Lucky Aiyedatiwa to print fake membership cards and slips ahead of the party's primaries on April 20. According to the leaders under the aegis of the Ondo Vanguards for Good Governance, the purported move was…
1 hour ago
Popular crossdresser, Idris Okuneye, known as Bobrisky who has always identified as a woman openly confessed to being a man in court on Friday. Justice Abimbola Awogboro of the Federal High Court, sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos sentenced Bobrisky, to six months imprisonment. READ ALSO: Naira abuse: Court sentences Bobrisky to six months in custody A…
1 hour ago
Gov. Abba Yusuf of Kano State said on Friday the two commissions of inquiry set up by his administration were not meant to witch-hunt opposition in the state.
1 hour ago
American singer and songwriter Chris Brown has just released his “11:11” deluxe album where he featured Nigerian superstar Davido on the track titled “Hmmm”. This marks their seventh collaboration. “Hmmm” is a track that combines Chris Brown’s R&B style with Davido’s Afrobeats flair. The song has already gained traction, with over 200,000 views on YouTube…
1 hour ago
The Board of Nigeria Football Federation has appointed former U17 World Cup winner, Manu Garba as Head Coach of the Nigeria U17 boys, Golden Eaglets.