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Funke Akindele Meets Media | Let's talk FGM with Jenifa!

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Meets Media’ is a monthly interactive chat and
networking circle for Media Professionals

mainly from Nigeria. The media hangout creates
an enabling environment for communication and
marketing professionals to interact with leading
media organizations on how their respective

companies/organizations work.
The platform also gives opportunity for Brands,
Politicians, Actors, Musicians, others to interact

and share information with the media on their
respective projects, achievements, ambitions,
and other topical issues.

For the month of May, let’s discuss/talk Female
Genital Mutilation at #MeetsMedia 12th edition
with Nollywood actor Funke Akindele aka
Jenifa.

The #endcuttinggirls UNICEF-powered Frown

Challenge targets using the agents of change
(Young generation) to create information
pressure and actions that will catalyse ending

female genital mutilation with the use of
catalytic photographs.

A large population visits the social media for
entertainment, information, news, fun,
network…

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has announced plans to call a snap general election on 8 June

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She said Britain needed certainty, stability and
strong leadership following the EU referendum.

Explaining the decision, Mrs May said: "The
country is coming together but Westminster is
not."

Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said his Labour
Party wanted the election, calling it a chance to
get a government that puts "the majority first".

There will be a vote in the House of Commons
on Wednesday to approve the election plan - the
prime minister needs two thirds of MPs to vote
in favour to hold a vote before the next
scheduled election date of 2020.
Explaining her change of heart on an early
election, Mrs May said: "I have concluded the
only way to guarantee certainty and security for
years ahead is to hold this election."

She accused Britain's other political parties of
"game playing", adding that this risks "our ability

to make a success of Brexit and it will cause
certainty and instability to the
country".

"So we need a gener…