Archive for June 2015

PRESS BREIFING ON THE COMMEMORATION OF INTERNATIONAL WIDOWS DAY IN THE MINISTRY OF WOMEN AFFAIRS.

International Widows’ Day was introduced to address poverty and injustice faced by widows and their children in many countries including Nigeria. It was officially recognized by the United Nations in 2010 and is observed annually on June 23. International Widows’ Day was initiated by the Loomba Foundation in 2005. The plight of widows world-wide has […]