The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA), Ogun State branch, has concluded the events marking her Law Week.
The week started with an awareness walk along the major streets in Abeokuta, the state capital.ss
This was followed by a Charity visit to Asero Remand Home and BOSTRAL Home, Adigbe, in Abeokuta.
The grand finale was a symposium for secondary school students at Lisabi Grammar School, Abeokuta, where over 200 students and 20 teachers were present
The theme for the law week was: “The female gender and the quest for balance.”
The chairperson of the chapter, Mrs. Kemi Osisanya, thanked members and audience for gracing the event.
She said FIDA was ready to fight for the rights of vulnerable groups, especially women and children.
Osisanya urged participants to avoid vices and practices, which do not promote good citizenship and human dignity.
The Assistant Director, Civil Litigations, Ogun State Ministry of Justice, Mrs. Oluwakemi Lawal, who represented the Solicitor-General and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Justice Ogun State, Mrs.Yetunde Oresanya, urged the students to do their best as good ambassadors of their families and make the female gender proud.
She urged them to shun social vices but to work hard to attain greater heights in life.