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Adaobi Kate Uchegbu, Former FFK’s Aide Accuses Him Of Domestic Violence, Use of Illegal Drugs, Paedophilic Activities & Incest

Adaobi Kate Uchegbu was a former aide to Femi Fani Kayode and also one of the three igbo women that Femi Fani Kayode claimed he had intimate relations in his controversial ‘A Word For...

From Being A Timid Gym User To Completing Marathon On 7 Continents | Read Tuedon Omatsola Morgan’s Inspiring Story Of Hardwork & Determination

“You’re not me. I’m Tee, a child of God and I will run a marathon. Just watch me!”

Watch Banke Meshida Lawal, Toke Makinwa,Damilola Elebe, Hauwa Mukan, Stephanie Coker & Fade Ogunro Speak On What They Are Because Of Their Mothers

Banke Meshida Lawal, Toke Makinwa,Damilola Elebe, Hauwa Mukan, Stephanie Coker & Fade Ogunro speak on how their mothers have influenced them on the ‘Baileys I Am Moment’ Watch videos below; more videos–>  here

Iceland Reports Increased Trafficking Of Nigerian Women Across It’s Borders

Iceland has been  experiencing an increase in the number of people trafficked across borders, and majority of the victims are Nigerian women, many of them now seeking asylum in Iceland. According to a report...

CNN’s ‘African Start-Up’ Features Ify Simpa, Founder Of Cakes a’ la Parties

CNN International’s ‘African Start-Up’ recently profiled young entrepreneur Ify Simpa, founder of Cakes a’ la Parties in Port Hardcourt, Nigeria, who designs and bakes cakes. Simpa studied fine art at the University of Port...

FIRST WOMEN: First Nigerian Woman To Be On A Naira Note

Her work became celebrated in Europe, Britain and America and were shown in at the Berkeley Gardens in London. She was known as Nigeria's best-known potter and in 1963 she was awarded a doctorate...

What My Mom Taught Me About Being A Female Entrepreneur

This is a great time to be a female entrepreneur, as we are surrounded by so much support. There are several groups for women – WEConnect, WIMBIZ, WISCAR, NNEW, among others. On 8 May...

Watch Michelle Obama Dance To ‘Uptown Funk’ On Ellen DeGeneres Show

A preview clip of an upcoming episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show has shown Michelle Obama and Ellen DeGeneres dancing to “Uptown Funk” a song recorded by English producer Mark Ronson. The dance-off was...

Yvonne Nelson Releases Official Trailer Of New Movie ‘If Tomorrow Never Comes’

Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson has released the official trailer of her latest movie “If Tomorrow Never Comes” which was inspired by the life of a young boy suffering from a cerebral malformation. The movie...
Nigeria's Blessing Okagbare gives the thumbs up sign after placing first in her women's 100m round 1 event at the London 2012 Olympic Games in the Olympic Stadium

“This Is Fraudulent Because I Am Totally Not In Support Of It” – Blessing Okagbare Speaks On Image & Footage Used For PDP Presidential Advertorial Without Her Consent

Blessing Okagbare, a Nigerian track and field athlete and Olympic medallist, has expressed her displeasure over the use of her image and footage for a PDP Presidential advertorial without her consent. It is believed...

This Is Why People Change After Marriage?

Imagine you saw a lovely leather shoes that you’ve always wanted in a store, you put them on and walked around the store to be sure it was your right size, they seemed to...

12 Email Mistakes That Can Sabotage Your Career & Business

You return to your office from an afternoon meeting and decide to check e-mail. You wonder where your day went after spending hours downloading messages, reading some, deleting others, crafting replies and filing those...

How A Pioneering Procedure Wiped Out Shauna Whisenton’s Sickle Cell Disease

Shauna has struggled with sickle cell disease since she was six months until three years ago when a pioneering procedure at  John Hopkins successfully treated her sickle cell disease and gave her a new lease...

Chimamanda Adichie On What She Sees As The Biggest Barrier To Young Women Connecting To Feminism Today

If a Feminist is defined as a person who believes in the social, political and economic equality of the sexes, how come many women say they are not feminists? We stumbled on this Chimamanda...

Lami Phillips Speaks On Using Social Media To Build Her Brand, Tiwa Savage As A Trailblazer, Violence Against Women In The Industry, Her Upcoming EP & More

In this 37th episode of The Africa Music Law Show, Lami Phillips the artist-entrepreneur joins the host, Ms. Uduak, to discuss the business of music, record label agreements, death of larger record labels in...

Currently Reading: On Black Sisters’ Street

Thirtypages into this book, I had to start over. Nothing was making sense yet, the characters seemed to collide with each other, past and present left me confused as to where each belonged, And...

Oghosa Ovienrioba Speaks On How She Got Addicted To Porn At 14 And Her Work Helping Others To Kick The Habit

Oghosa Ovienrioba is a 22-year-old Law Graduate and popular vlogger who used to be a porn addict but is now bravely sharing her story to help other women break the habit. In a video...

WATCH | The Power Of Self-Discpline

Sometimes, discipline is what makes the ultimate difference between who succeeds and who doesn’t. To avoid regrets and achieve your dreams you must be ready to suffer the pain of discipline.

#WomenWhoWrite: Remi Roy, The Author Of Ms Unlikely

  Remi Roy is a a writer, author and media content professional.She has worked for magazines and a publishing firm in the past. She just finished the coolest Master’s Program on earth (Emerging Media...

My Affair With A Guy From Political Twitter

One evening, after an unsuccessful boyfriend hunt, I was having a Twitter conversation with a follower while snippets of other conversations were popping up on my timeline. Someone re-tweeted this good looking guy and...

When People Can’t Understand Why You Want To Cry Because A Seventy-Something Year Old Person Died

By Bukola Adekanye A while ago, I read on someone’s wall about his experience when he came into the country for his mom’s burial, she must have been in her 70s or 80s, so...

Read Hillary Clinton’s First Public Response To Accusations That She Used A Private Email Account To Conduct Business While Secretary Of State

Hillary Clinton has been under fire this week after it was revealed that she used a private email account and server to conduct state’s business during her time as secretary of state, in violation...
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Biola Alabi & Dayo Olopade On Why Africa Is Hollywood’s Biggest Missed Opportunity

The former MNET executive Biola Alabi and a co-writer Dayo Olopade, have made a compelling argument for why Africa is Hollywood’s biggest missed opportunity. In an article they wrote for Washington Times, they argued...

British Home Office Says Aderonke Apata Can’t Be A Lesbian Because She Has Children

  Ms Apata is a Nigerian Lesbian and gay right campaigner seeking asylum in the UK for fear of being deported to Nigeria, where she believes homosexuals can be put to death. The Home Office has...

Nigerian-Austrian Singer OMATU Drops New EP named ‘Melancholody’

It is not that often we get a new and refreshing sound of music that captures our inner ears, Omatu the Nigerian Austrian singer and songwriter drops EP named MELANCHOLODY sharing a bittersweet melody...

Is Being The Submissive Wife Really Worth It?

Have you attended a wedding lately? Then you must have heard the pastor or priest admonishing the bride to be submissive to her husband. Not only that. Her mother and relatives have drummed it...

Six Women Writers Tell Us What Their Typical Writing Days Look Like

In our WomenWhoWrite series, we interviewed some amazing female writers and when asked what a typical writing day looks like for them, here is what they said; In case you missed it, you can...

Obiageli Ezekwesili Responds To AIG Of Police “Kill 20 Civilians For Every One Police Killed” Statement

Former Minister of Education and VP of the World Bank, Dr Oby Ezekwesili has addressed Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Joseph Mbu, over his recent statement saying they will take 20 civilians lives for every...

“She’s Like The State Department And The National Institute Of Health All Rolled Into One” – President Obama Talks About Nigerian-American Saheela Ibraheem

A 19-year-old  Nigerian-American woman, Saheela Ibraheem has been honoured by  the US President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama during Black History Month. Saheela got into Harvard to study Neurobiology at age 15, she speaks...

Joke Jacobs: It Is Not Difficult To Find Female Role Models, You See Her Early In The Morning With A Child Strapped To Her Back Selling Puff Puff….

Ynaija posted a photo of Joke Jacobs on their Instagram page last week, and a male fan dropped a comment saying; “@ajokesilva ….In a world where female role models are hard to find, You...

What Will You Do If You See A Baby Crying By The Roadside Alone?

I just read the story of a lady who saved a man on the side walk on Victoria Island on your page and I remembered the story of a baby that was seen at...

IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Was Offered N600,000 In Exchange For My Virginity

I have been making most of my withdrawals across the counter since my ATM card got expired last month. Anyway, I breezed into a random Diamond bank yesterday afternoon to withdraw money. Got the...

Pearls Network Presents ‘Make It Happen’ In Celebration Of International Women’s Day

In Commemoration of the United Nations International Women’s Day celebration on the 8th of March every year, The Pearls Network, an NGO that specializes in empowerment programs for women and teenage girls, is organizing...

#WomenWhoCook: Coconut Curry Quinoa – By Dichi

Quinoa, a “wonder-grain” has gained popularity over the years especially among people seeking weight-loss, and looking for alternatives to grains with a very high carbohydrate to protein ratio, such as rice. Why? Foods with...