Abuja - Niger State First Lady, Dr Amina
Abubakar Bello, has advocated for the appointment of more women to public
offices in order to empower the marginalised group.
She said this would enhance development of women in the
Bello stated this during the just-ended National Women
Conference organized by the Committee of Wives of Lagos State officials
Bello urged women to be patient saying that more of them
would receive opportunities and
positions in governance in the near future.
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She said when women were given opportunities to showcase
their talents under a conducive working environment, there was progress,
stability, empowerment and poverty level were reduced to the barest minimum.
Bello noted Lagos State was the most advanced of the 36
states in terms of giving women political appointments and employment into the
She expressed optimism Niger State would emulate that in
the near future. - CAJ News
- CAJ News