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Lagos DSVA organises ‘man wey sabi’ cooking show

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Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency, DSVA, has organized a cooking competition in a bid to curb gender-based violence through behavioural mindset programmes.

According to the Executive Secretary of DSVA, Mrs Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi, who spoke at the programme held recently at Ikola Market, Ipaja, said the Agency’s awareness programme tagged: “Man Wey Sabi” revealed that the initiative was designed to address gender stereotypes in Lagos.

Represented by Ms. Odumbo Adetoun, Vivour-Adeniyi said the programme aims to shine light on men’s pivotal roles in ending domestic and sexual violence and promoting partnership in marriage.

She urged the society leaders and residents to champion gender equality and that

Vivour-Adeniyi also explained that the programme includes a cooking competition, sponsored by Power Oil Nigeria Limited, to showcase culinary skills among men with the primary aim of spreading the message in a spirited manner.

Thereby challenging stereotypes regarding men’s involvement in childcare and the essence of marriage partnership.

The Iyaloja of Ikola Market, Mrs Birikisu Lawal appreciated Governor Sanwo-Olu’s administration for ensuring that the society is conducive for both genders to thrive.

The winner of the cooking competition, Mr Muyiwa Akinmuyitan appreciated the agency for bringing the initiative to the Ikola market, Ipaja.

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