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PenCom launches non-interest fund option for pensioners

dailytrust,ng The National Pension Commission (PenCom) says it has introduced a non-interest fund (Fund VI) and issued an operational framework for the fund to guide pension contributors and retirees. In a publication, the pension regulatory agency said it was in furtherance of the implementation of the multi-fund investment structure which seeks to provide investment

‘Why I returned to Boko Haram and how I escaped’

Tue, October 26, 2021 In our series of letters from African writers, journalist and novelist Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani speaks to a woman about her time living with Islamist Boko Haram militants in their forest hideout in north-eastern Nigeria. In 2017, Aisha Yerima shocked her family when she willingly returned to Boko Haram captivity after she […]

Why I don’t need to be ‘liberated’ from hijab

themuslimvibe.com When non-Muslims think of hijab, they most likely think “repressed” or “backward”. Would they think “independent”? Not likely. “Feminist”? Gasp! Certainly not. “Do you wear it in the shower?” “Don’t you feel hot in it “Were you forced to?” Questions like this have resulted in me being torn between exasperation at how some people can […]