Women of Niger gather at the Bluezone in Niamey for the Nigerien Women’s Day celebration

<< Back

At the initiative of female employees of Bolloré Africa Logistics Niger, over 200 women rallied at the Bluezone in Niamey Friday, May 15th, 2015, for a conference.

Photo Centrale

The conference, led by Mrs. Zenabou Maïda, President and Chief Executive Officer of Niger Lait, was centered on the theme “The role of women in Nigerien society: stakes of its expansion”.

In the presence of Mrs. Fati Bazai, former President of the Constitutional Court of Niger, and Mrs. Nana Aissa Ango, Chief Executive Officer of Banque Atlantique in Niger, Nigerien women gathered to commemorate their historic march, aimed at ensuring a better representation for women within the structures in charge of organizing the National Sovereign Conference. They reaffirmed the principle of equality, which they continue to ardently defend in Nigerien society.