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600 People March For Women's Rights in Lagos!

In Lagos State we carried out an event, mobilizing over 600 women and men from Civil Society Organizations, Purple club members and RTL’s for a women march. The participants marched from Ikeja Bridge to the Lagos state Governor’s house and the Speaker, Lagos state house of Assembly to make the following demands:

The participants marched from Ikeja Bridge to the Lagos state Governor’s house and the Speaker, Lagos state house of Assembly to make the following demands:


a. The Lagos state government should fulfill the gender pact for women,

b. Appoint more women into leadership positions

c. Prosecute offenders of gender-based violence;

d. Gather support for the GEO Bill at the federal level etc

International Women's Day may be over but you can still play your part in teaching others about the value of treating women with respect & dignity. Find out how.

Have a look at some of the pics from the day...

 

 

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