On September 9th 2015, a female aspirant vying for Councillorship  position in Kabusa ward, Abuja, Hajia Rahamat Abdullahi visited the Women Fund’s Office. The CEO received her and expressed satisfaction with the number and quality of women coming forward in the FCT for elective positions. She urged the aspirants to put up a good fight, clinch party ticket 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) for accessing support from the Women Fund.