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‘Money-Woman’: C’River community stops practice, other barbaric culture against girl-child

By Ike Uchechukwu An agrarian community, Becheve in Obanliku local government area of Cross River State has made a formal pronouncement to end one of its oldest custom and traditional practices which were detrimental to women and the girl-child. The practice, known as “Money-Woman” in which a girl-child is betrothed to a man who spends
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Omote Omam’Omo

By Francis Ewherido No suspense, the title means that the girl child is a good child. Some time ago, I read the story of a woman, who surrendered her two daughters, aged 13 and 18, to his “man-of-God” lover to sleep with, because he promised to heal her sick SON. The foolishness that comes with
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International Day of Girl-Child: FCT minister, Tallen, NCWD, NGOs want girls empowered

NGO hamps on STEM education for girl-child

As part of events to mark 2019 international girl-child day, tagged, “Girl force ; unscripted, unstoppable, Coordinator, Pastor Bimbo Odukoya, PBO foundation coordinator , Mrs. Aderonke Oyelakin, the  has called for the  promotion of (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, STEM education amongst female students in secondary schools.

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