• Buhari announces N1.6bn Women Empowerment Fund

    Buhari announces N1.6bn Women Empowerment Fund

    President Muhammadu Buhari has set aside N1.6 billion for empowerment of women. He announced this during his broadcast to the nation to mark his one year in office.

    The president said: “I would like to take this opportunity to express my appreciation for the increasing role that our women are playing in revitalizing the agricultural sector.

    “Modern farming is still hard and heavy work and I salute our Nigerian women in sharing this burden.

    “In this respect I am very pleased to announce […]