FGM is practiced in over 30 countries (mostly African) including: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea,View More Female Genital Mutilation: Myths and Facts II
The World Health Organisation describes Female Genital Mutilation as including all procedures, the aim of which is to alter the female genitalia for non-medical reasons.View More Female Genital Mutilation: Myths and Facts (I)
I have heard (and read) people say severally that they do not need feminism because they have equal access to education, access to good jobs, and equal pay. I have heard that feminism is dead and needless, and should be done away with.View More You Say You Don’t Need Feminism? I Am Sorry!
We’ve heard that black people can’t be racist and that women can’t be misogynistic but are these statements really true? Is it possible that a person who has been oppressed all their life would turn around and become the oppressor?View More On Internalised Misogyny and Why You May Not be as Progressive as You Think
Women’s participation in politics has been on the rise, but representation in political offices is still low.View More Nigerian Women: Are We Doing Enough In Striving For Our Right To Vote And Be Voted For?