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OUTSPOKEN: Why I Became Annoyed While Reading Bolatito Ladoja-Idakula’s Touching Note About The Loss Of Her Daughter

I came across a touching note written by Bolatito Ladoja-Idakula who lost her daughter at birth.  I was quite emotional as I read the...
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OUTSPOKEN: Let’s Keep The Gay Marriage Rights Laws Away From Our Shores – Adesuwa Onyenokwe

When it comes to the human desires our bodies can be traitors and take pleasure from even the most bizarre, depending how far we...
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OUTSPOKEN: Of What Use Is A Nicely Packaged Food If It Tastes Badly? Of What Use Is A Sexy Girl With Bad Attitude?

Over the weekend, I had an awesome meeting with an elderly friend whom I spoke to about my burning desires and passion to be...
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OUTSPOKEN: Beauty Pageants And Their Twisted Standards

Beauty they say is in the eye of the beholder; so why do I have to look into the eyes of a group of...
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OUTSPOKEN: What Happens When We Let Thugs Rule?

The Nigerian Elections are over, and I am very grateful for the success of it all. I am happy for the presidential and vice...
Young woman watching television
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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...
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“Is It Really The Nigerian Woman Who Braids Hair And Sells Fanta That Is Stealing Your Job?” Nigerian Woman Living In South Africa Challenges South Africans To Face The Truth!

As a young girl, Lovelyn Chidinma Nwadeyi saw her parents working hard doing menial jobs to raise their family and to build the successful...
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From One Igbo Woman To Another – Ijeoma Ozichi Omotade Explains Why Chimamanda Adichie Is Wrong

In response to Oba of Lagos’ message demanding that Igbos in Lagos vote for his preferred candidate in the Lagos Governorship elections,  Chimamanda Adichie...

Dr Afiniki: Who Is Looking After Your Doctor’s Family?

By Afiniki Akanet Nurses, doctors, pharmacists, opticians, radiographers etc are seen as people in the ‘caring profession’ healthcare providers who make a difference and...

“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...