ONE VOICE INITIATIVE FOR WOMEN AND CHILD EMANCIPATION (OVIWCE) OSUN STATE REPORT ON PREVALENCE OF FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION (FGM) IN THE STATE

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) or circumcision of female external genitals is simply the cutting or removal of the parts of the female external genitalia (labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, et cetera), depending on the type of FGM. Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) as…

Autism Spectrum Disorder 

Some of us have heard of the term but still don’t know what exactly it entails. To start with, autism spectrum disorder is a range of conditions classified as neurodevelopmental disorders. It is characterized by problems in communication and social interaction and also, restricted, repetitive patterns of behavior, interests or…

The Girl Child, Our Responsibility 

In the world today, especially Nigeria,  Girls are often treated as inferior, not good enough, and are socialised to put themselves last,  thus discriminating their self esteem and power of reasoning. It is a common thought in Nigeria that women belong in the kitchen hence they are deprived of their…