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The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) Nigeria is a Non-Governmental, Non-Profit Organization made up of women lawyers which was formed in 1964....
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FIDA Nigeria Courtesy visit to President of Court of Appeal
- Published on Thursday, 21 April 2016 12:42
- Written by Ugonna Bestman Elerueanya
On Tuesday 19th April, 2016, FIDA Nigeria National Executive led by its Country Vice President, Mrs. Inime Aguma and other National Officers: Fatima Okugade(DCVP), Rhoda Tyoden-Moore ( Secretary), Princess F Frank-Chukwuani ( Publicity secretary), Oyinade Olatubosun (Financial Secretary), Tina Ekele (Asst. PRO) and the Chairperson FIDA Abuja branch, Amina Agbaje and her members paid a courtesy visit to the President of the Court of Appeal, Honourable Justice Zainab Adamu Bulkachuwa.
During the visit, the National President/Country Vice President of FIDA Nigeria thanked the President for the rare opportunity to meet with her. She assured the President of FIDA Nigeria's commitment to the rights of women and girls and the administration of justice in Nigeria. She thanked the President for her support to FIDA Nigeria's work and urged her to continue to encourage the organization in its work.
The Honourable Justice encouraged the team to continue in its determination to be a voice for women and children. She reminded the women lawyers not to forget their primary role which is to be mothers to their children. She emphasized that the role of women is to raise sound individuals that will be useful to themselves and the society. She assured FIDA Nigeria of her continued support to the organisation.