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To God be the Glory as eminent personalities from Osun State attending Star Children Development Initiative event tagged #PressFORPROgress: Ending Abuse Against Women & Girls with Disability'. Thank you to the CEO pLife Changers Foundation Sheri Adegbesan, CEO Inclusive Women Liberation Organisation Mrs Pat Eleto and our sponsor/host Brig.General Adewinbi for making it a huge success.
Glorious God Beautiful King Excellent God I bow before your throne, Glorious KING. (song)
I give all Glory to God for another successful conference and summit organised by Star Children Development Initiative in collaboration with some UK based NGOs and Nigeria based NGOs on Thursday, 5th April 2018 @ LCCI Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos Nigeria. The theme is 'Vulnerable To Abuse: Ending Abuse against women and girls in Nigeria The event was well attended by dignitaries such as Her Excellency Mrs Bolanle Ambode ably represented by Mrs Ona, , Her Excellency Hajia Mariam Tambuwal, the wife of Sokoto State, Dr Mr Taiwo Afolabi the Group Chairman of SIFAX Group, ably represented by Dr Mrs Fola Rogers-Saliu who is one the sponsors of the event, Hon Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, ably represented, Hon. Peterson, of the National House of Assembly Abuja ably represented, Prof Ariyo Olagoke, Chief (Mrs Priscillia Kuye, the 1st Female President of Nigerian Bar Association(NBA)
This summit enabled the invited policy makers, NGOs and delegates to proffer solutions on the issues of rape, violence, vulnerability, exploitation in Human traffickling and the discrimination experienced by women and girls living with disabilities. All forms of intersecting abuse must be stopped.
The next leg of this social justice campaign of #EndingAbuseAgainstWomen/Girls with disabilities is Lagos, as Star Children Initiative collaborates with other NGOs to create a 'buzz' and spark a national debate around this issue. Please join us at Lagos Chambers of Commerce & Industry, Alausa, Ikeja on Thursday, 5th April 2018 @ 9:00am prompt. Be part of the voice
I thank the Almighty God for a successful summit today (Tuesday, 3rd April 2018) convened by Star Children Development Initiative at Ede tagged #PressForProgress: Ending Abuse against Women and Girls with disabilities. It was well attended by dignitaries and our people who are differently able. My gratitude to the Chairman/Sponsor of the event Brigadier-General Adewinmbi (RTD), my partners Ede Disability, Inclusive Women Liberation Organisation UK CEO Pat Eleto and Life Changers organisation UK CEO Sheri Adegbesan. Sade Salimonu, Nnamdi Eseme and my ever supportive Partner Prof Ariyo Adegoke for their attendance and support. Thank you so much God bless you all. Together we can amplify our voices to achieve maximum impact and achieve substantial reach in ending Abuse and Violence against Women and girls with disabilities. Watch out for more pictures
Today, 3rd April 2018, all roads lead to Ede in Osun State, Nigeria as Star Children Development Initiative in collaboration with Ede Disability, Inclusive Women Liberation Organisation & Life Changers Foundation spark a social justice campaign under the Chairmanship of Brigadier Adewinbi (RTD) as we #PressForProgress in ending Abuse Against Women and Girls living with Disabilities in Nigeria.
It high time we give we respect #EveryWoman irrespective of their #Disabilities as we seek to increase the ###political will and national attention, strengthen the #HumanRights that will improve their dignity as women of substance because #EveryWomanMatters. Come one! Come All!! Today