Self Archive

Lessons, Self

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...
Self, Videos

The More Illusions You Have About Other People’s Lives, The Less Likely You Are To Find The Meaning Of Yours | Minna Salami Speaks At TEDxBrixton

Minna Salami writes, speaks and advocates on a broad range of Africa, Diaspora and feminist issues. She writes the award-winning African feminist blog, MsAfropolitan,...
News, Self

This Is The Shonda Rhimes Speech Every Woman Should Read

The Hollywood Reporter recently awarded Shonda Rhimes with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award at their annual Women in Entertainment Breakfast for her amazing shows like Grey’s...

Which One Needs Your Attention More? Your Strengths Or Your Weaknesses?

Do you know what your strengths are? Many times we focus on our weaknesses instead of capitalizing on our strengths. Don’t get me wrong...
Inspiration, Self

The Grass Is Greenest Only Where It Has Been Watered

Mary is in church again today looking as gorgeous as ever; she wears a  6 inch Louboutin heels like they don’t hurt her feet...

Imade Inyamu: 5 Things Women Need To Know About Misogynists

We talk a lot about gender and sexuality but few of us know what misogyny means or why its understanding is important to us....
#ICYMI, Self

I Want To CHEAT!

This is not a hypothetical situation. It’s 100% real. It has crossed my mind maybe 5 times in the past 2 days. I even...
Inspiration, Self

A Tale Of Two Unilag Ladies: Most Beautiful Gets A Car, Most Brilliant Gets A Laptop

People have been talking about what has been termed the ”beauty over brain”  UNILAG story. In case you missed it, here is the summary; On...
Outspoken, Self

OUTSPOKEN: Seven Reasons You Should Thank A Feminist Today

If there is one thing in this world that makes me want to chew my own face off, it is women who think that...
Fashion & Style, Self

Learn From Waje! How To Bounce Back After A Wardrobe Malfunction In Public  

At the recent Beat 99.9 FM’s 999 Concert, popular singer, Waje’s wig fell off her head while she was busy performing, but that didn’t...