Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Buhari seeks International support to end violence against women

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President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the international community to support the Human Rights Council in ending violence against women and girls in the country.

Buhari’s call was contained in a statement issued by the presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.

He urged the international community to support the mandate and operations of the Human Rights Council in its quest to strengthen institutions in relation to gender equality and empowerment, as well as the elimination of all forms of discrimination and violence against women and girls.