Activists, political leaders call for abolishment of maltreatment of widows at African Widows’ Summit


    Human rights activists and political
    leaders in Nigeria have called for a concerted action aimed at abolishing all
    cultural and behavioural practices militating against the full exercise of the
    rights and privileges of widows in Nigeria.

    They spoke at the African Widows’ Summit
    in commemoration of second International Widows Day, pioneered by the Felix
    King Foundation at the Best Western Hotel, Benin City, Edo State Nigeria.

    Among activists that attended the event
    include Dr Joe Okei-Odumakin, Founder, Women Arise Initiative, Dr Mohammed Aliu
    Momoh, an International Finance and…

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