Widow provides succour to other widows in Kaduna



A Kaduna -based Non-Governmental Organisation, ‘Wounded Not Broken ’ says it has empowered over 100 widows with skills to sustain themselves.

Mrs Nonylum Ogechukwu, Founder of organization, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna on Thursday that skills included knitting, petty trading and cookery, others.

Ogechukwu, herself a widow, lamented that most women encountered challenges after losing their husband, hence decision by her to provide succour to those affected.

various skills acquired will reduce burden they battle with after death of their husbands.

“The benefitting widows will equally support orphans and less-privileged under their care, to earn and support their .

“We are trying to tell them that despite being wounded, they can not be broken,” she said.

She said that after acquiring the skills, the beneficiaries were supported with stipends as seed capital, to enable them embark on .(NAN)