April 17

  • APR Women Volleyball Team Eye Top Four in Tunis

    New Times

    APR women volleyball club has vowed to reach the semi final round of the Africa CAVB Africa Women Club Championship which gets underway today in Carthage in Tunisia. Read more »

  • Women's Roles Have Evolved - First Lady

    New Times

    Rwanda's transformation in gender equality trascends national achievements and provides lessons for other countries struggling to overcome histories of gender oppression. Read more »

  • Babe of the Week - Sandy's Jazzy Music Ride

    Observer

    She believes the message carried in music will remain with the people for a lifetime. And this is one reason she has nurtured her singing talent. Sandy, officially Sandra Nankoma,... Read more »

  • Mob Sets Suspected Woman Kidnapper Alight in Ilorin

    Vanguard

    An angry mob at Sawmill area of Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, Tuesday night, burnt a middle aged woman to death for allegedly kidnapping five children. Read more »

  • Unamid Organizes Workshop On Sexual Exploitation and Abuse [press release]

    Unamid

    On 16 April 2014, UNAMID's Conduct and Discipline Unit (CDU) organised a workshop on sexual exploitation and abuse at the University of El Fasher in El Fasher, North Darfur. The... Read more »

  • Zim Female Rapists Inspire Hollywood

    Financial Gazette

    STORIES of gangs of women abducting and raping men on Zimbabwe's highways seemed incredible, when they broke. For a country that thrives on patriarchal attitudes and sometimes... Read more »

  • Abduction of Female Students Painful - ACF

    Daily Trust

    The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) yesterday described the abduction of about 129 female students of the Government Girls Secondary Schools, Chibok in Borno State as painful. Read more »

  • Ministry, MDGs Give 90 Women Starter Packs for Aquaculture and Poultry

    Daily Trust

    The 90 Women who have been trained by the ministry of agriculture in collaboration with the millennium Development Goal (MDGs) and Growing-Girls and Women in Nigeria Organisation... Read more »

  • Kaduna Empowers 7,600 Youths, Women Through SURE-P

    Daily Trust

    Governor Mukhtar Ramalan Yero of Kaduna State yesterday commenced the distribution of starter packs to 7,600 beneficiaries who participated in the 2013 SURE-P youth and women... Read more »

  • Women, Birth Control Pills and Implants [column]

    The Point

    Hello and welcome to a revived fashion of She She She, your weekly column that brings you issues of women and girls within the country and beyond. Read more »

  • Maasai Women to Own More Than Just Milk Calabashes

    Daily News

    Marc Nkwame So what do the Maasai women in Ngorongoro own? Apparently apart from the milk stored in their calabashes, cultures don't allow them to own land, cattle or any property... Read more »

  • Women's Rugby Tourney in Machakos

    The Star

    Women Rugby director Paula Lanco with Machakos County minister for tourism and sports Hon Faith Wathome during the Confederation of African Rugby (CAR) Women's Africa Cup Sevens... Read more »

  • Free Fistula Surgery for 200 At Kapenguria Clinic

    The Star

    MORE than 200 women suffering from fistula complications in West Pokot county will receive free correctional surgeries. The clinic is oprganised by the Africa Medical Research... Read more »

  • MYWO Slams Poll Meddling

    The Star

    Maendeleo Ya Wanawake Organisation Coast regional chair Sureya Hersi has denounced political interference in the group's affairs ahead of its elections in June. Hersi, who is... Read more »



April 16

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