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A Peek into the world of Sunlight’s Alarambara…

She may not be the official face of Sunlight but there’s little doubt Mosun Filani, Nollywood luminary, is fast...

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Odd Women: New Use For The Old Va-jay-jay? Woman Travels The World Lifting Weights With Her Vagina

Kim Anami became a sensation on the internet in 2014 when she released a YouTube video explaining 10 reasons why women should lift weights with their vaginas. In the video which now has over...
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“I Want All These Nigerians To Go” – South African Woman Caught On Video Justifying The Attack On Foreigners

As the xenophobic attack on foreigners in South Africa continues and the world watch in shock, a sickening video has emerged of a South African woman justifying the attacks and she is  very particular...
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How I Started My Business: Ronke Abiona, Founder Of Bambiano – Nigeria’s Pioneer Teething Jewellery brand

Aderonke Abiona is the Founder and Creative Director at Bambiano. She has a B.Eng. in Computer Engineering from the University of Lagos, Nigeria and an MSc. in Wireless Communication Systems from Brunel University, West...
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Tola Ore Admits To Fitting Spying Device To Her Computer At Santander Bank To Help Hackers Steal £1.25million

Tola Ore, a 32-year-old personal advisor at Santander bank in UK, has admitted to aiding hackers in their bid to steal more than £1.25m from the bank. In 2013, she secretly installed a keyboard...
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Inspire Dreams Not Nightmares! School Girls March In Abuja To Demand Safe Return Of Abducted Chibok Girls

  Young school girls from some primary and secondary schools in Abuja marched to the Federal Ministry of Education on Tuesday in commemoration of the abduction of over 200 schoolgirls in Chibok one year ago....
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Itoro Eze-Anaba, Tolulope Sangosanya & Dotun Akande Nominated For The Vlisco Women’s Month Award 2015

In celebration of women around the world, three amazing women from Nigeria have been nominated for the Vlisco Women’s Month Award this year. Itoro Eze-Anaba, Tolulope Sangosanya & Akande Adedotun were selected for their...
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SIX Women Bloggers Answer The Question “Why Exactly Do You Blog?”

In our WomenWhoBlog series, we have interviewed some amazing women bloggers and when asked “why do you blog?”, here is what they said; Read full interviews here   Lateefah Adesanya that1960chick!, The initial reason...
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Hillary Clinton Returns To Smash The Glass Ceiling! Announces 2016 Presidential Bid In Youtube Video

The former first lady and secretary of state, Hilary Clinton has announced on Sunday via a video posted to her campaign website, that she will be running for President in 2016. There has been...
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New Desperate Housewives Africa Trailer Gives Us A Taste Of What Is To Come! | WATCH

 EbonyLife TV has given us a taste of what is to come in the trailer for its upcoming TV show, Desperate Housewives Africa, which is an adaptation of the multiple award winning ABC drama...
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Are You A Victim of Financial Infidelity?

Mrs Obaro’s husband has been unfaithful to her for years and she never suspected. He has not been with another woman, not with a man either. But he has been busy sneaking around with...
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“The Oba’s Words Matter Even More In The Event That Ambode Loses The Governorship Election” – Chimamanda Adichie

By Chimamanda Adichie A few days ago, the Oba of Lagos threatened Igbo leaders. If they did not vote for his governorship candidate in Lagos, he said, they would be thrown into the lagoon....
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Damie Alabi: 5 Problems Of A Fat Girl

This post is an inspiration from Cassie Davies’ problem of a tall girl and Portia’s problem of a short girl. When I read their posts I could relate to little bits here and there...
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Tope Ogundipe: The Working Mom and ‘Election Things’

So I spent the afternoon running around like a headless chicken, trying to squeeze a whole weekend’s activity into only a few hours. Our office closed early today. So I hit the shops, and...
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FIRST WOMEN: First Nigerian Woman Lagos Deputy Chief of Staff

With degrees in Law & Development Finance (UK) her 13year career covers legal & financial analysis, business planning, brand management, relationship management in organisations such as the UK Department of Health, Lehman Brothers UK,...
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They Were Promised Nursing Jobs But Turned Into Housemaids! Heart-breaking Stories Of African Women Sold Like Slaves In Kuwait

According to a report by The Guardian, the domestic workers business is booming in Kuwait and an increasing number of African women are being dumped into a life of domestic servitude. Recruitment agents in...
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FIVE Lessons I Took Away From Oby Ezekwesili’s Analysis of Sycophancy In Goodluck Jonathan’s Administration

Oby Ezekwesili’s analysis of sycophancy in the out-going Jonathan’s administration has been making the rounds in the media, though her comment is about governance, it is also relevant for leaders – in business, entertainment,...
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“Nobody Realized That We Were A Tiny, Little Dot” – Ibukun Awosika On How She Used The Little She Had To Build The Successful Business She Wanted

The indefatigable Ibukun Awosika is the Founder and Chairperson of The Chair Centre Ltd, a market leader in the office furniture and banking security systems industries. In 2004, The Chair Centre Ltd went into...
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Here Comes World’s First Convertible Heels! You Can Now Change The Style, Color & Height Of Your Shoes In One Minute

Canadian born Tanya Heath has perfected her brand of footwear with convertible heels, with the tagline reading: ‘Same shoe, different heels, endless possibilities.’ Below is how Daily Mail describes the shoes; From strappy metallic...
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SIX Young & Powerful Nigerian Women In Politics & Policy

Ynaija has just released the #YNaijaPowerList for  the most influential young Nigerians under 40 who are in politics and policy. Six young and influential women made this list, below is their names and profiles...
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Kenyan Woman Smeared Friend’s Blood On Her Body To Escape Massacre

 Helen Titus is one of the few that survived the terrorist attack and massacre of over 140 students at a college in the Kenyan town of Garissa. Helen first hid in the closet but...
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10 Lessons About Life That Should Be Taught At School

School is a place that grooms you, nurtures you and turns you into a person you become for the rest of your life. It is in this place where you have your first best...
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The Real Aisha Buhari | Watch Her Unpretentious & Self-Assured Interview

In a pre-election interview with Adebisi Olumide-Ajayi of TVC News, Aisha Buhari, Wife of the President elect General Buhari, reveals the side of her many Nigerians  have not seen before. In a very unpretentious...
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The Power Of Google Search | How Eseoghene Odiete Built A Successful Fashion Business From What She Learned Online

Eseoghene Odiete, Founder of Hesey Designs did not attend a business or management school; she learned everything she needed to start her business from various sites online – from how to design her fashion...
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5 Recipes For A Memorable Easter

Easter is here again and it’s another opportunity to spend quality time with loved ones and make beautiful memories that will linger. Whether you plan to prepare a feast or a few special meals...
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NINE Young Nigerian Women That Will Inspire Entrepreneurship In 2015

In an article titled “20 Young ‎Nigerian Entrepreneurs that will Inspire Entrepreneurship in 2015″, Mark Nwani makes a list of entrepreneurs that he described as “some of the most versatile and courageous beings of...
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Be Mentored By The Best! Tiffany Amber’s Women Of Vision Mentorship Programme

Tiffany Amber Nigeria is calling on applicants between the ages of 18 – 35 to apply for a mentorship programme by their 2014 Women of Vision from May-November 2015. It will be a a...
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Dakore Akande Shares A Day In Her Life As A Lagos Mom

Being a mom is an amazing yet life-changing experience but being a mom in the hustling and bustling city of Lagos comes with an extra dose of challenges. In a post on her blog,...
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Editor’s Note: Hard Times Come Again No More

Shola Okubote I shouldn’t be in here tonight, I should be out there having fun and being grateful for all the many blessings life has given me in the past one year, but like...
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Patience Jonathan Congratulates Aisha Buhari

Patience Jonathan, wife of President Goodluck Jonathan has issue a statement to congratulate Hajia Aisha Buhari, wife of the President-elect, General Buhari on their victory in the presidential election. In a statement by her...
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FIRST WOMEN: First Nigerian Woman Industrialist?

In 1970, after disagreeing with her partners in a foam and carpet manufacturing venture, she decided to build her own factory. She got a loan from the Nigerian Industrial Development Bank and established, Teju...
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Job Vacancy – Woman.NG Needs A Features Editor!

Woman.NG is hiring! Role; Features Editor (Paid Role) The Features Editor will be working remotely and on part time basis but is required to attend Editorial meetings at least twice a month, so candidate...
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Orijin Will Make You Forget You Are Single!

I have been seeing the hastag Orijin all over my twitter timeline, I had thought ‘This guy should calm down with these hastag. It is just one of those overrated drinks.’’ That was my...
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The Man Who Raped Me Died Yesterday And This Is How I Feel

Some aged parents have lost their star son, a wife has lost her husband, two daughters have lost their father, they are sad and uncontrollable but I am not. I was only 13 when...
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THREE Nigerian Women Describe Life As Boko Haram Captives And How They Escaped

In a two-part series published on Aljazeera, Chika Oduah speaks with three women who were captured by Boko Haram, they shared stories of their abduction, life as a captive and how they escaped from...
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When Instagram Removed Photo Of A Woman With Menstruation Stains, They Didn’t Know This Would Come After

As part of a visual rhetoric course at the University of Waterloo, a Canada based artist Rupi Kaur has worked on photo series about menstruation. She posted one of the images – a photo...