Posted by in News on July 27, 2017

Senate to End Violence Against Women, Gender Inequality

Nigeria, Abuja: Worried by all forms of discrimination and violence against women, the Senate has waded into the ugly thriving trend, evolving a legal framework to totally eliminate the anomalies.

This was disclosed yesterday in Abuja by Senator Biodun Olujimi (Ekiti South) while speaking to newsmen during a briefing with the Affirmative Action Coalition for Women and Voices for Change (V4C).

LEADERSHIP reports that the Gender and Equal Opportunities (GEO) Bill seeking to achieve equal opportunities for men and women, boys and girls in all spheres of life is before the Senate awaiting passage.

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Source: Allafrica

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