An organization named Hilwa high level Women Advocate has paid a visit to Nana Aisha galaxy international school in Arkilla Area in the state metropolis.
The purpose of the visit was to distribute books to the students of the school.
Hilwa high level women advocate is aimed at encouraging students, educate and enlighten them along with encourage them with business.
Author of the books Hajiya Aisha Muhammad Binji along with the commissioner women Affairs Hajiya Kulu Abdullahi Sifawa as the chairperson, with Aisha Umar Hassan as the secretary are among the crew that paid the visit to the school.
The books donated are simple math and Mukoyi karatu.
The Proprietor of the school Hajiya Zainab A. Saleh thanked the Hilwa advocate for the visit as well as the books that were contributed to the school.
With the aim to increase participation of girls and women in education provisions in Sokoto state, the leadership of High Level women advocates (HiLWA), Sokoto state chapter have paid an advocacy to the management of Vision FM Sokoto.
Speaking, the Commissioner for women and children affairs Hajiyah Kulu Sifawa said that HiLWA is currently a member on the state Girls Education Steering Committee (S-GESC) which has Sokoto state Girls Education Project 3(GEP3) and Nigeria Partnership for Education Project (NIPEP).
She Said HiLWA is a group of high and influential women selected to advocate in Bauchi, Niger, Katsina, Zamfara, and Sokoto for increased girls and women participation in education provisions and women leadership positions at different levels of education governance and management.
Hajiyah Kulu saying the participation of women in education decision making position at school, local government and state levels is Low, she gave the statistics women in decision making positions in the educational sector as 18 out of 118 Heads.
The General manager Vision FM Sokoto, Murtala Farouk Sanyinna receiving them assured them of the stations readiness to partner with any organization willing to bring solutions to challenges faced in the state with the creation of awareness that will help achieve solutions.