Lagos DSVA Organize “Men Wey Sabi” At Unity Market, Alagbado

Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency has reiterated its efforts to curb Gender-Based Violence  through behavioral mindset programs, sensitizing and training of all relevant stakeholders to infuse the SGBV message whilst moving towards a complete reversal of the menace from the society.

Executive Secretary, Mrs.  Titilola Vivour Adeniyi, stated this at the Agency’s awareness programme, tagged: “Man Wey Sabi” at Unity market, Agbado, said the purpose was to address Gender stereotypes in Lagos.

She emphasized the collective responsibility to empower women, urging society, leaders, and residents to champion gender equality in their various domain.

She said the program shines a light on men’s pivotal roles in ending Domestic and Sexual Violence in a pragmatic manner and promotes partnership in marriages. A lively cooking competition generously sponsored by Power Oil Nigeria Limited showcased culinary skills of the participants.

The primary objective is to spread our message in a spirited manner, challenging stereotypes regarding men’s involvement in childcare and the essence of marriage partnership.

Prince Abiodun Kosoko the Baba-Oja of Unity market, Agbado appreciated the SanwoOlu administration for ensuring that the society is conducive for both genders to thrive.

Adejoke Ladenegan-Oginni

Lagos DSVA

21/12/2023

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