Few hours after he was sworn-in as the Governor of Kaduna state for second term, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has announced that female civil servants in the state will now enjoy six months maternity leave. The governor in a tweet yesterday
American professional tennis player, Serena Williams has charged professional tennis with punishing her because she took maternity leave. In a new op-ed for Fortune, the 37-year-old tennis superstar and mother to one year old daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr, says the
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Folorunso Adewole has urged husbands to stop struggling with their babies over breasts, but rather allow their wives to put the babies on exclusive breast milk. The minister also revealed that he was having
The Federal Government of Nigeria has increased maternity leave for women from three to four months. Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, disclosed this at the ongoing International Labour Conference (ILC), in Geneva, Switzerland, Tuesday, 5th of June.
The world number two Tennis star, Serena Williams has been confirmed pregnant and will be going on maternity leave all through 2017 Tennis Season. The American superstar, 35, is due to give birth in autumn, says her representative, Kelly Bush Novak. According to
The Ekiti State Government declared on Monday that wife-beaters and rapists will now face life sentences and that maternity leave period for women in its public service has been increased from 12 weeks to 16 weeks. The Permanent Secretary in
Grace Irofa Returning to work after taking maternity leave is a mixture of emotions for many women. Knowing how to prepare for it is key, so is knowing that you’re not alone, regardless of how you feel. The day is