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The Felix King Charity Foundation Presents The International Widows Day Conference

The Felix King Charity Foundation presents International Widows Day Conference. First of its kind in Nigeria, it is themed “The Right of a Widow, X-raying the 2014 supreme court judgement on the right of women to inheritance.”

Date: Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
Venue: Conference Suites, Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Ikeja, Lagos.
Time: 10:00am

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At this event also, the Widows Trade Empowerment Scheme, WISBIZ (Widows start-up a business), would be launched. This is a scheme that provides widows with financial support and necessary training to start-up businesses of their own and become self reliant.

In attendance at the event will be Speaker of Edo House of Assembly, Hon. Elizabeth Aitivie; the Deputy Speaker, Rt Hon. Justin Okonoboh; Honorable Commissioners from Lagos State and members of Lagos House of Assembly etc.

Panel of Discussants would include Mrs Omotola Rotimi Director, Office of the Public Defender Lagos State; Chief Mrs. Nkechi Udeariry Okemini President, National Women
Council of Nigeria; Dr Ashiru , President Federation of Muslim Women Association of Nigeria (FOWMAN); Mrs.Rosemary Giwa-Amu (Rtd. Magistrate) of Justice and Peace Commission; Liborous Oshoma a Solicitor & Advocate and Portfolio Consultant; Prof. Ibinabo Agiobu-Kemmer, Head of Department of Psychology, University of Lagos.

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