FG to expand $100 million World Bank-funded women project to rural communities nationwide 

The Federal Government has revealed its intention to expand the Nigeria for Women Project (NFWP) in collaboration with the World Bank, aiming to extend economic empowerment to additional rural communities. 

Mrs. Uju Kennedy-Ohanenye, the Minister of Women Affairs, shared this information during a crucial meeting in Abuja on Thursday, attended by key partners including the World Bank and UNICEF. 

According to Kennedy-Ohanenye, the restructuring and scaling up of the NFWP will have a profound impact on the lives of rural women, fostering economic empowerment and revenue generation.