A Non Governmental Organisation based in Osun state, Value Female Network (VFN), will tomorrow, Friday, October 11, 2019 screen a movie titled: “In The Name of Your Daughter” to mark this year’s International Day of The Girl Child.
VFN is partnering with another NGO, Wonderful Women Foundation Network to host over 200 participants, mostly girls, and show the movie for them at Brymor Hotels Agunbelewo, Osogbo, Osun State.
According to the coordinators of the programme, Mr Timothy Agbor and Miss Oluwadamilola Amoo, there will also be interactive session after the movie screening.
They said motivational speakers and medical experts who are sources of inspiration globally will be available to address participants on how to prevent and stop Female Genital Mutilation and other practices and beliefs inhibiting girls from reaching their potentials.
A statement issued by the coordinators on Thursday reads, “In commemoration of the International Day of The Girl Child, VFN in partnership with Wonderful Women Foundation Network will be showing a movie titled “In The Name of Your Daughter.”
“This is a film about the bravest girls in the world by Giselle Portenier- A Canadian Journalist. A must watch for all girls.
“Over 200 girls across OSUN STATE will be equipped with information to challenge Female Genital Mutilation Practice.
“Join us tomorrow 11th of October 2019 at Brymor Hotels Agunbelewo, Oshogbo, Osun State. Time is 10am. Together we can make the world a better place.