The Contributions Of Nigeria Women Towards National Development


  • AWODUN ADEBISI OMOTADE College of Education, Nigeria
  • OGUNJEMILUA A.A College of Education, Nigeria
  • FAMILUGBA J.O College of Education, Nigeria



This paper examine the contributions of Nigeria Women towards National Development. It gives the detrimental effects which the colonialism have had on the status of Nigerian women. The challenges of women contributions to the development of the Nigerian nation are highlighted. And ameliorating these challenges recommendations are made which among others include the proper education of women, formation of more women, business cooperatives, enlightment campaigns in secondary and tertiary institutions as well as granting women their constitutional rights to effective participation in the affairs of the country.


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Author Biographies

OGUNJEMILUA A.A, College of Education, Nigeria

Department of Social Studies

FAMILUGBA J.O, College of Education, Nigeria

Department of History


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OMOTADE, A. A., A.A, O., & J.O, F. (2015). The Contributions Of Nigeria Women Towards National Development. International Journal for Innovation Education and Research, 3(5), 91–95.