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Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (2nd right); Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State (middle); his Anambra State counterpart, Dr. Willie Obiano (right);  Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige (2nd left); and that of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udo Udoma (left), during an airport reception for the Vice President at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu….Friday  

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Enugu Lawmakers to Amend Bill on Female Farmers’ Rights

The trauma faced by female farmers in Enugu State will be eliminated soon as members the Enugu State House of Assembly looks set to amend a bill that confers female farmers with rights over agricultural land, water resources and other specific needs of female farmers.             This resolve emerged at a sensitisation meeting held recently in Enugu. The lawmakers noted that the bill is contentious, discriminatory and against the spirit of the 1999 constitution, hence the need for the proposed amendment.            Executive…

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