NEWS:Sultan rejects bill proposing equality for men, women

NEWS:Sultan rejects bill proposing equality for men, women

The Satan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar lll, has rejected an equality bill being considered by the Senate. The bill seeks equality for male and female children in the sharing of inherited family wealth or property. It also proposes that a widow is entitled to the custody of her children unless it is contrary to the interests and welfare of the children. The bill also seeks that a widow shall have the right to remarry…

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