VICTIMS OF POVERTY: THE IMPRISONED BRIDE As most new brides will tell you, the honeymoon is far from over one month after the wedding. But for Blessing John, the story was completely different. A mere one month after her wedding, trouble came to her doorstep in the...

Widows Plight: Janet Madaki

“I joined Rock of Ages Empowerment Foundation (RAEF) in June 2012 and was empowered in 2013 with a sewing machine. I started sewing bags, school bags, travelling bags, and so on. Now I sell these bags for N1,500 or more. I train my children with the proceeds from...

Widows Plight: Christy Adamu (Masaka Zone)

“I joined Rock of Ages Empowerment Foundation (RAEF) in 2013 and was empowered in 2014. I usually sell kunu (a local drink) out of a cooler, but after the empowerment by RAEF, I bought a deep freezer and now I do not have to buy ice block again and I do not use cooler...

Widows Plight: Lucy Samuel

“I am Mrs. Lucy Samuel from Gwagwalada. I joined Rock of Ages Empowerment Foundation (RAEF) in 2016 and was empowered that same year. I started baking donuts, chin-chin, bread cake and I also make a lot of money from home-made bread and cake-bread I produce. I have 3...