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How I Started My Business: Adehola Ojo, Founder Of Adehola Creations – Fashion Label Creating Exotic Designs With African Prints

Will you like to be featured on our “How I Started My Business” series? Do you want to nominate someone? Send us an email at info@woman.ng Adehola Ojo loves generating creative ideas that offers...
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Read Zainab Usman’s Epic Response To Critics On President-elect Buhari’s Handshake With Gov. Oshiomole’s New Wife

This photo of president-elect Muhammadu Buhari’s handshake with Gov Oshiomhole’s new wife has sparked a heated debate on social media. Some have said he went against Islamic laws by shaking a woman. Below is...

14 Reasons Your Vagina May Be Smelly

Every woman has a smell to her vagina; however when it becomes really offensive it may be a sign that something is not right down below. Here are some of the things that may...
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She Had Twins At 30, Now Another Set Of Twins At 40!

Ten years after her first set of twins, Margaretha is expecting another set of twins! The excited mother shared the post below on her instagram page; Ten years after my first set of twins...
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Have You Ever Imagined A White Shirt That CANNOT Be Stained? Here It Is!

Thanks to Elizabeth & Clarke, you may now be able to wear a white shirt without being worried about getting stained. According to this company the Unstainable Shirt uses nanotechnology to repel “virtually any...
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Sosoliso Plane Crash Survivor Kechi Okwuchi To Deliver Commencement Speech At Graduation From University Of St. Thomas

  Kechi Okwuchi is one of the two survivors of the Sosoliso Plane crash that killed 107 people in 2005. Kechi has had more than 100 surgeries, including skin grafts since the plane crash...
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Issues, Tissues And Happier Days: Here Comes Episode 2 Of Dami & Toju Marriage Vlog

As Dami and Toju Oluwatoyinbo celebrate their first wedding anniversary, they share some of their experiences in marriage so far in a down-to-earth series of videos. In the first episode titled “Love, Snoring and...
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cofoundHER Interview: Lorna Okeng Is Preserving African Culture And History Using Digital Technology

“What would happen if we could virtually teleport 500 years back in time and see how the stories unfolded then and how things evolved? TeleMuseum will take you there.” ~ Lorna Okeng Lorna Okeng...
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4 Reasons You Should Thank Your Competitors

Are you losing sleep because more people are starting businesses similar to yours? It may be hard to believe but a little competition is actually a great thing! Competitors aren’t your enemies, they are...

This Is Why 50% Of Nigerian Women Suffer From Anaemia

According to research, the typical Nigerian diet is low in iron-rich foods, and these dishes which are passed down to other generations increases the health risks of women, who are supposedly managers of the...
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#SheSaidThis: “You Have Politics Going On In Offices, Churches And Even In Your Homes. We All Are Political Animals” – Adebisi Sarah-Sosan

The 2015 election in Nigerian has shown that more women are beginning to find their places in politics rather than leaving it all for men. In the presidential elections, Professor Remi Sonaiya stood her...
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18 Women Currently In Power As Presidents & Prime Ministers

You may be familiar with some names on this list, but many of them will surprise you too! Here is a list of women who are currently in power as elected presidents, prime ministers...
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cofoundHER: Adiya Atuluku, Frances Okolo & Thelma Thani Take African Creativity To The World

Founded by three ladies, Adiya Atuluku, Frances Okolo and Thelma Thani, Muse Origins is a creative organisation with the mission to showcase African creativity through art, photography, culture, design, music, food and fashion. “We...
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Naija Working Moms: How To Find Your Unique Support System As A Working Mom

Every working mom needs a support system. We often think in straight-jackets of a maid, a nanny, crèche or after-school. But if we give a deeper thought to it, our support system can be...
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The Leading Woman: ALIMA ATTA – Her Drive And Ideas That Keeps Sesema PR At The Top

You never know what’s around the corner. It could be everything. Or it could be nothing. You keep putting one foot in front of the other, and then one day you look back and...
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Woman With 40 Day Old Baby Is Trekking From Minna To Abuja For President-elect

A 35 year old nursing mother, Mrs. Alice Daniel, has joined the growing list of Nigerians walking long distances to celebrate President-elect Muhammadu Buhari.  Below is her story as shared with Abubakar Hassan of ...
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15 (HOT) QUESTIONS: Seyi Oluyole, Director Of Nurture My Future Organization

 Seyi Oluyole is a writer, choreographer and executive director for a non profit that provides educational opportunity for children and young adults; Nurture My future Organization. She doesn’t believe in following the status quo,...
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Patience Jonathan Denies Blocking Aisha Buhari’s Chance To Become The President Of The African First Ladies Peace Mission

The First Lady, Patience Jonathan has denied reports that she is planning to host the 8th summit of the African First Ladies Peace Mission on Friday because she wants to deny the wife of...
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OUTSPOKEN: How Do You Explain The NEED To Watch Crime Movies And At The Same Time Frown At Actual Crime In The Society?

How do you explain the need to watch movies on crime and same time frown at actual crime in the society? Some of my favorite heroes are villains. The coolest people are the ‘bad’...
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Something That Happens Immediately After Child Birth Is About To Change

Amanda Burleigh who has been a midwife for 26years has been campaigning for 10 years to change guidelines for cutting off the umbilical cord after birth. She believes that new mothers should be given...
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Adepeju Jaiyeoba: Founder Of Mothers Delivery Kits Celebrated At The White House

On Monday, May 11th, the White House will celebrate emerging entrepreneurs from across the world to highlight the importance of investing in women and young entrepreneurs to create innovative solutions to some of the...
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Sunlight 2-in-1 Detergent Thrills Ibadan With Fun Alarambara Owambe Party!!

What?! You weren’t there?! Well, Ibadan was certainly agog during the weekend when Sunlight 2-in-1 detergent, sponsor of the hit Yoruba Radio Drama Alarambara celebrated the series’ successful run with an elegant Owambe party...
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Nollywood Movie Review – Nike Adebayo Gives ‘Ikogosi’ Movie 1/5

 In this edition of The Screening Room, Adenike reviews ‘Ikogosi’– a movie that tells the story of a simple holiday which goes bad and turns into an ugly trip. It is produced and directed...
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The Sad Story Of Mentally ILL Tabitha Who Was Mistaken For A Boko Haram Bomber

She got her Bible and walked off, heading down the dusty roads of the Yalwan Tsakani neighborhood in the northeastern Nigerian city of Bauchi.
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“I Was Lucky to Survive Childbirth In Nigeria, My Labor Was The Most Horrific Experience of My Life”- Olutosin

My relatives prepared me for the physical pain, but I was not alerted to the conditions I would meet in Nigeria’s health care facilities. One of the nurses shouted at me to “Shut up!”...
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She Leads Africa Launches 2015 Entrepreneur Showcase With $15,000 Cash Prize For Winners

The Entrepreneur Showcase is the flagship program of She Leads Africa and shines a spotlight on women who are driving Africa’s growth through leadership, commerce and innovation. This event is the premier platform for...
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Love, Snoring and Other Things: Dami & Toju Share Experiences From Their One Year Marriage

As Dami and Toju Oluwatoyinbo celebrate their first wedding anniversary, they share some of their experiences in marriage so far in a down-to-earth series of videos. In the first episode titled “Love, Snoring and...
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“It Will Not Be Curiosity Killing My Little Kitty If I Can Help It” – Dakore Akande Writes On The Challenges Of Raising Her Daughters In The Digital Age

Many mothers want their children to thrive using the many resources that new technologies can offer, but how do you keep safe from the dangers lurking around. In a post on her blog, Dakore...
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Why You Should Never Discuss Your Sex Life With Friends | Ariyike Shares Fan’s Story

Do you like discussing your partner’s sexual performance with friends? Ariyike Akinbobola has some advice for you, in this episode of her Vlog, she shares a fan’s story and a story from her University...
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What I Am Currently Reading: How To Sell Anything To Anybody

I recall sending out a broadcast message on BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) early this year about a short list of things I could help small businesses and individuals with. I was consciously selling my services!...
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Three Women With Nigerian Roots Elected To The UK Parliament

  Three women with Nigerian root  who contested for seats to represent their constituencies  in UK’s parliament have won their elections. Helen Grant won the seat for Member of Parliament representing Maidstone and The...
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Ngozi Okonjo Iweala Commissions Family Friendly Crèche & Clinic For Staff At The Federal Ministry of Finance

The Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala while speaking at the commissioning of the Federal Ministry of Finance Welfare Facilities,  said that many of the workers in the Finance...
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COURT! Female Banker Arraigned For Defrauding Late Emir Of Kano Over N17M

Amina Magaji, a female banker with an old generation bank in Nigeria has been arraigned alongside two male accomplices before Justice Faruk Lawan of the Kano State High Court Kano, over allegation of defrauding...
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Damilola Omolewa Olaleye Thought She Knew Nigeria And Nigerians….

I thought I knew Nigeria and Nigerians, but after  21 years (I’m 24) I returned to Nigeria and I am ashamed to say I have been looking at Nigeria  with a westerners mentality. I’m...
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Tina Knowles Writes A Beautiful Open Letter To Beyonce, Solange, Kelly Rowland & Angie Beyince

In celebration of mother’s day, Tina Knowles, who recently married in an all white themed wedding, was asked by Time Magazine to write an open letter to her two daughters, Beyoncé and Solange. She...