The resurrection of the Marriage and Divorce Bill; back to the floor of parliament ( formerly Domestic Relations bill) indicates how critical the institution of family and marriage is to Ugandans.
Nigeria like most African countries is patrilineal in nature with few matrilineal communities such as Nembe in Bayelsa State.
A great piece in The Guardian's Poverty Matters blog on the benefits of giving women the legal right to own land.
Jendli Bai is a Bhil Tribal Activist woman of the Kansari Nu Wadaveno. It is a women's organisation in Khargone District of western Madhaya Predesh in India .