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gender-based violence
Domestic Abuse in Nigeria
February 8th, 2018
‘We are brought up to think suffering this violence is OK’ Domestic violence, widespread sexual harassment and abuse are serious problems in Nigeria. One government survey, found that almost a
Legalisation of Abortion Would Reduce Suffering
October 23rd, 2017
The right for a woman to control her own body should be a fundamental human right.  Every woman should be able to control her own fertility and so choose if
Abortion rights
It is a Woman’s Right to Control Her Own Body!
March 8th, 2017
In January of this year, some five million women took to the streets in 673 marches across the world.  These women marched against Trump and all he represents: demagoguery, xenophobia,
Capitalism and the “private family”
August 17th, 2016
The peasant family, which existed before colonialism across most of Nigeria, was a productive unit. Men were heads of the household, but women and children produced goods in the home
History of Women’s Oppression
May 3rd, 2016
Women’s oppression is the most deeply entrenched oppression. It is seen as biological, psychological, universal and age-old. This view impacts on how we understand and challenge oppression. Marxists approach this
We Should All Be Feminists
March 24th, 2016
“I would like to ask that we begin to dream about and plan for a different world. A fairer world. World of happier men and happier women who are true
March-April 2016
2016 International Women’s Day: a Pledge for Parity
March 24th, 2016
This year International Women’s Day was celebrated at Federal Might House, Gudu, the Federal Capital Territory Secretariat of the Nigeria Civil Service Union (NCSU). The celebrations included women from all