Recently, bills to amend Nigeria’s constitution and improve the participation of women in society were rejected by legislators. We look at w...
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Niger state’s health commissioner said women in the state on average give birth to 7.5 children.
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After a Nigerian senator warned of the shrinking space for women in parliament, a columnist made several claims that painted a dire picture.
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A draft action plan from the international health agency had many raising their eyebrows in surprise. It’s likely a case of muddled messagin...
Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, medical doctor and first lady of Lagos, wants the state to be healthier. But do her claims about the extent of poor nu...
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To encourage more acceptance of alternative approaches to health, an expert claimed that in Nigeria, six in 10 women delivered their babies ...
South African president Cyril Ramaphosa was wrong when he said 51% of women in the country had experienced partner violence. It's important ...
Fact-checking president Ramaphosa: Have 51% of South African women experienced intimate partner violence?
Was South Africa's President Ramaphosa right that more than half of the women in the country had experienced intimate partner violence?
South Africa's minister of social development, claimed that the country is “number one in the killing of women”, on national television.
Depo-Provera contraceptive injection has been debated in the medical community whether it increases women’s risk of HIV infection