• Groups eulogize Senate for rejecting Gender and Equality Bill

    Groups eulogize Senate for rejecting Gender and Equality Bill

    According to reports, the Foundation for African Cultural Heritage (FACH) and some civil society organisations in Nigeria have applauded the Senate for rejecting the bill on gender and equal opportunity presented by Senator Abiodun Olujimi.

    The bill was rejected for lack of merit.┬áThe groups also opposed the representation of the bill at the Senate, saying it is contrary to the provisions of the 1999 constitution and incompatible with the language of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) and […]