Shoda appointed coordinator for International Council of Women
The President, National Council of Women Societies (NCWS), Mrs Gloria Shoda, has been appointed as the coordinator of Social Issues for the International Council of Women (ICW ).
A statement from the council said the appointment was in recognition of her numerous achievements in repositioning the NCWS in Nigeria which has been acclaimed in the international community.
The spokesperson of the council, Mrs. Safiya Ibrahim Ogoh, who issued the statement, said the appointment will spur the national president to a greater height in pursuing the goals and missions of the council, and called on Nigerian women and other stakeholders to support her.
It would be recalled that the 35th General Assembly of ICW which held in Yogyakata, Indonesia, nominated Shoda as the coordinator of the committee.
She was also assigned the responsibility to revive and establish the Regional African Women Council as the coordinator of the implementation committee along with other African women leaders, with a South African as the secretary of the committee.
Mrs Gloria Shoda