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As part of our International Human Rights With support from VoiceCapio Nigeria in collaboration with Ministry of Interior Nigeria Nigerian Prisons ServiceNHRC Nigeria OnlineCitizens United for the Rehabilitation of Errants’CENPRIR(Centre For Prisons Reform And Inmates RightsBonum Seeds Foundation, launched the Gender Sensitive Approach for the treatment of Women Prisoners Training Manual for training Institutions in Nigeria. The Honourable Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulraman Bello Danbazau, CFR, PhD unveiled the Manual and charged the Nigerian Prisons Authorities to use the document for the training of prison staff in Nigeria. This event also marked a new beginning of gender awareness and consciousness in the management of Prisons in Nigeria. This manual will have implications for women prisoners nationwide and the status of women in the Prison Service.