- February 1, 2018
- Posted by: Maria Oyedeji
- Category: latest news, NGO, Our Publications
Before now, we are timid and backbenchers but through the various innovative and focused capacity building, women especially Kilgori women are saying, ’no more to just warming the bench. The Kilgori Women Group with technical support from LHI organized an awareness outreach on the 21st Nov 2017 at Kilgori community, Yabo LGA, Sokoto State.
The outreach was aimed at educating, enlightening and engaging the larger communities especially women on their rights and responsibilities as a citizen, voters’ registration, highlighting the challenges women faces with possible solutions and the benefits of their active participation in every aspect of life especially in the areas of health, water, sanitation and education.
The outreach had in attendance Honorable Councilor of the community who commended the women’s effort towards the development of their community also commended Life Helpers Initiative and National Democratic Institute for their great effort in transforming the women in the community. The Honorable Commissioner of Basic and Secondary Education graced the occasion in Kilgori on the women’s invitation spoke on the importance of voter’s card and encouraged the women on education.