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FG to launch $100 Million P-BAT Cares for Nigerian women project

The Federal Government is set to introduce a $100 million project funded by the World Bank in a bid to economically empower women.

The initiative, named the President Bola Tinubu (P-BAT) Cares for Nigerian Women project, aims to uplift women across the country and enhance their productivity in various capacities.

Mrs. Uju Kennedy-Ohanenye, the Minister of Women Affairs, shared this information during a briefing after a solidarity walk with women groups in Abuja to commemorate the 2024 International Women’s Day celebration.

Kennedy-Ohanenye outlined that the President would officially launch the P-BAT Cares for Nigerian Women project along with other programs like the Nigeria for Women project and the Integrity Brigade.

These initiatives focus on empowering women and encouraging their active participation in societal development.

She urged the media to play a vital role in monitoring projects and programs to ensure they reach the vulnerable groups they are designed to help. The minister stressed the government’s commitment to sustainability and women empowerment.



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