• FG to disburse N200m each to eight states to empower women

    FG to disburse N200m each to eight states to empower women

    According to reports, the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Aisha Alhassan, said N200 million would be disbursed to eight pilot states each through the National Women Empowerment Fund to empower women at the grassroots.

    Alhassan said this during a media briefing on the take-off of the National Women Empowerment Fund and the Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme in Abuja.

    She said the eight pilot states are Adamawa, Borno, Yobe, Nasarawa, Jigawa, Akwa Ibom, Osun, and Abia, adding that other states […]