Category Archives: African Focus

News about Africa

Nana Oye Lithur Minister for Gender Children and Social  Protection

SEXUAL VIOLENCE ON THE RISE IN GHANA

Almost 1,300 girls in Ghana were defiled in 2014 while the recorded cases of rape increased from 290 in 2012…

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Cherie Blair Foundation for Women

Cherie Blair Foundation for Women Partners with ExxonMobil Foundation to Empower Women Business Owners in Nigeria through Financial Literacy Initiative Road to Women’s Business Growth showcased at a special event hosted by Cherie Blair on International Women’s Day

LAGOS, Nigeria, March 8, 2016 — Today, the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women (http://www.CherieBlairFoundation.org) celebrated an innovative new initiative to…

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