Abuja - Singer, and Director-General of the National Centre for Women Development, Onyeka Onwenu is advocating for women to learn martial arts, to defend themselves, reports Daily Post.
She made this known in a recent interview, where she encouraged government to train women on self-defense, using the recent kidnapping of over 200 girls by Boko Haram militants as one of the reasons why women need to get training in martial arts.
The lady of songs said that since the government could not adequately protect the Nigerian girl child, self defense became a necessity.
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