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Lola Shoneyin Explains Why She Is Supporting Muhammadu Buhari – The Man Who Sent Her Father To Jail

In an article published on The Guardian, Lola Shoneyin explains why she is supporting Muhammadu Buhari who once jailed her father. Read article below;...
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Female Student Of University Of Lagos Passionately Explains Why The 2015 Presidential Elections Will Mar Nigeria

Zainab Olaitan, an undergraduate student of Political Science at the University of Lagos has emerged the winner of the 2014 edition of the University’s...

OUTSPOKEN: If He Is Not Your Kind Of Guy, Don’t Spend His Money!

I am writing this post with sadness and anger. A story of a lady who was killed by her boyfriend because she refused his...

“I Am Not Inspired By Either Candidates. I Wish We Had A Real Inspirational Candidate, But We Don’t” – Chimamanda Adichie

Chimamanda Adichie was recently at the Paris Theatre to speak on her new book, Americanah, which will soon be made into a movie starring...

Halima Abubakar On How Being Broke Led To Her Depression

Nollywood actress, Halima Abubakar in an interview with Punch’s Saturday Beats talked about how she once battled with depression and suicidal thoughts Read excerpt...

Break The Silence, Mr. President! Hafsat Abiola-Costello, Tara Fela Durotoye and Funmi Iyanda Sign Open Letter To Jonathan Goodluck

Members of the World Economic Forum of Young Global Leaders including Funmi Iyanda, Hafsat Abiola-Costello and Tara Fela Durotoye have released an open letter...

“When I Tried To Buy A Gun, They Said They Don’t Sell Guns To Women” – Yeni Kuti

Yeni Kuti , the first daughter of the late Afro beat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti was recently interviewed by Yemisi Aofolaju for Tribune. When asked about...
Outspoken, Relationships

Seven Women Say To One Man “Let Us All Marry You”

Isaiah 4:1 In that day so few men will be left that seven women will fight for each man, saying, “Let us all marry...
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OUTSPOKEN: You Can’t Be Over 20 Years Old And Still Keep Blaming Your Parents Over The Way You Turned Out

Just in case you are over 20 years old and you still complain bitterly about your parents and you still say stuff like: “My...
Outspoken, Videos

You Can’t Grieve More Than The Bereaved – Chibundu Onuzo Speaks On Baga Massacre

Chibundu Onuzo  became the youngest female author to sign a novel deal  with British publisher of literary fiction, Faber & Faber at age 19....