The First Lady of Ekiti State, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, on Monday, launched the Women Empowerment Team (WET), designed as a capacity building and empowerment programme for women across the 177 wards in the state. The scheme will operate through clusters and cooperative groups to be established across the state. Speaking at the launch, Mrs Fayemi said the initiative was proposed to be a \u201cwomen-helping-women approach through a network of cooperative societies designed to foster peer-learning, knowledge sharing, skills acquisition and socio-economic and risk mitigation interventions for vulnerable women in the state.\u201d She added that the purpose of the initiative, code-named ObinrinKete, is to realise as many targets of the Sustainable Development Goals 5 \u2013 Gender Equality, thereby leaving no woman behind. Mrs Fayemi noted that the vision of the Obinrinkete Cooperative is for Ekiti State to have a future in which all Ekiti Women are prosperous, empowered, productive, and gainfully engaged. Speaking further, she said the Women Empowerment Team (WET) will be a platform for monitoring initiatives that empower, inform and build the capacity of Ekiti women in general and more importantly women living in poverty. The First Lady explained that the main aim of WET is to ensure the implementation of her special intervention projects in all the LGAs of the State, with specific objectives in the areas such as Policy Mainstreaming -(monitoring impact of government policies on women); Economic Empowerment through 177 ward cooperatives. Others are Support for Gender-Based Violence (GBV) committee at the LGA level, Support for keep Girls in School Initiative; Access to primary Health Care at the Community level; Access to Agricultural Opportunities; HIV \/AIDS Awareness; COVID-19 Awareness amongst women; Water, Sanitation and Hygiene programs (WASH). In attendance at the stakeholders meeting held at the Lady Jibowu Hall of Governor\u2019s office in Ado-Ekiti, were; top government functionaries including the Special Adviser, Communications & Strategy, Mrs Sola Salako Ajulo, Special Adviser, Development Partnerships\/ SDGs, Mrs Magaret Fagboyo; Senior Special Assistant on SDGs, Mrs Abimbola Solanke, and wives of top government officials. HEADLINES YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED FROM BRAND SPUR Lagos Business School Beta Gamma Sigma chapter earns Highest Honours status The\u00a0Lagos Business School\u00a0chapter of the Beta Gamma Sigma society has been bestowed the Highest Honours status for the 2019-2020 academic year. The Highest Honours status is the highest distinction possible\u00a0for Beta Gamma Sigma chapters. Nestl\u00e9 to plant 3 million trees by 2023 in Malaysia Nestl\u00e9\u00a0today announced it will plant three million trees through Project RELeaf in Malaysia.\u00a0Nestl\u00e9\u00a0will invest\u00a0CHF\u00a04 million in the next three years. This announcement is part of Nestl\u00e9\u2019s broader reforestation initiative. It will help accelerate the company\u2019s global pledge to address climate change and achieve zero net greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. Nestl\u00e9 S.A. Increases Stake in Nigeria Subsidiary Nestl\u00e9 S.A, Switzerland, the parent company of Nestl\u00e9 Nigeria Plc, has increased its ownership percentage of the Nigerian subsidiary to 66.30 per cent. Waltersmith Refinery Ready for October Start Waltersmith Petroman\u2019s modular refinery\u00a0has been completed and will begin operations on October 14, the\u00a0Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB)\u00a0has said. How TikTok Changed Video Advertising Forever? Owning a business brand isn\u2019t all required to make it big in the business world \u2013 it\u2019s just the first step. To achieve business growth, you\u2019d have to invest in activities that improve the quality of your products and services and make potential buyers aware that you have what they need. Olam Cocoa launches new business for professional chefs, bakers and p\u00e2tissiers Olam\u00a0Cocoa has today announced the launch of\u00a0Olam Cocoa\u00a0for Professionals, a new business which will make its premium deZaan cocoa powders available to restaurants, caterers, and patisseries for the first time. Netflix ignores critics to release \u2019Cuties\u2019 movie revealed to be promoting children sex Netflix, an American technology and media services provider and production company headquartered in Los Gatos, California, founded in 1997 by Reed Hastings.