14 Nov Democracy cannot be practiced without women—Fijabi
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Nigerian Women Trust Fund (NWTF) Ms Mufuliat Fijabi has decried the continual decline of women participation in politics.
Speaking at the Ninth Assembly Women in parliament Press briefing with the theme: Women’s Political Participation and Inclusion In the 2023 General Elections, held at Transcorp Hilton on Monday, the CEO stressed the need for Nigerians to make the gender process more proactive, active and inclusive as democracy cannot be practiced without the inclusion of women.
“This is a call to Nigerians to the need to make our gender process to be more proactive, more active and inclusive. The percentage of women is very low. We cannot practice democracy without the inclusion of women,” she said.