Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Dr Hadiza Balarabe has called on women in the state not to relent in supporting women seeking political positions in the forthcoming election.
She stated this at the International Women’s Day and Economic Empowerment programme organised by the National Council of Women Societies, Kaduna state chapter held in Kaduna.
Dr Hadiza Balarabe commended Governor Elrufai for making the largest appointments of women into public offices in Nigeria.
President of the National Council for Women Society Kaduna branch, Hajiya Zainab Hassan said the council was the umbrella body of women NGO’s all over the country with the objective to promote the development of women, youths and people with disabilities.
Hajiya Zainab Hassan said the purpose of the gathering was to empower women that attended it’s skills acquisition training with starter packs.
Hajiya Zainab Hassan further revealed that, three hundred women had been benefited with the Skills acquisition training and received starter packs.