Opinion

The Burden of Unpaid Care Work Amidst COVID-19, By Busola Ajibola

The time to ramp up advocacy on caregiving as a gender-neutral work that must, at all times, be distributed is now. The advocacy should focus on reorienting men, boys and other members of the family to take up fair shares of care work. Testimonies of such interventions designed by Action…
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Opinion

#EvenItUp: Gendering Inequality In Nigeria, By Temitayo Olofinlua

Male and female: physical constructs. Husband and wife: social constructs. Societies should advance beyond these constructs to celebrate their humanity. Societies that advance allow their citizens, male and female, to prosper beyond their sexual organs. Societies that advance see people as humans, with dreams first, not as male or female.…
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Opinion

#EvenItUp: Buhari’s Cabinet and the Dark Shades of Gender Equality, By Victoria Ohaeri

In Nigeria, the relationship between gender equality and economic growth may have to be explored further. Nevertheless, from 2011 to 2015 when more women superintended executive policymaking and corporate boardrooms, Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product witnessed unrivalled upward reviews, reaching an all-time high of billion dollars in 2014. Reports from the…
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