On August 5th 2015, one of the female aspirants to the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) Chairmanship position, Hajiya Salamatu Bello visited the Women Fund’s Office. The CEO welcomed Haj. Bello and expressed satisfaction with the number and calibre of women coming forward in the FCT for appointive positions. She encouraged the aspirants to put up a good fight, clinch party tickets and eventually win the elections in order to increase the number of women in governance.
The CEO of the Women Fund, Mrs. Olufunke Baruwa, presented the eligibility criteria (which spells out the modalities for supporting female aspirants) of the Fund to the aspirant.