Chimamanda’s perfect response to critics – now we have even more reasons to love her

In one swoop, Chimamanda came down on critics through her facebook post.

Sexual Harrassment is endemic in Nigerian Educational Institutions – Ireti Bakare-Yusuf

Not a week goes by in Nigeria that one isn’t left dumbfounded by a trending story or two. Ranging from the sublime to the ridiculous and the mouth –agape- gasping –for- breath, these stories disappear as quickly as they trend.

Senegal gives sex workers identification cards in a bid to protect them

In most African countries, sex workers are at risk of being treated unfairly, marginalized and abused, not to mention the general risk of contracting HIV/AIDS or other sexually transmitted diseases. However, in Senegal, the government is doing all it can to protect sex workers by registering them and giving them a means of identification.

Sarah Bessey: Finally someone seeks to bridge the gap between Christianity and Feminism

Sarah Bessey , an award winning Canadian Blogger is bridging the gap between Christianity and Feminism.

Malala Yousafzai discusses role of men in her movement

20 year old Malala Yousafzai who was shot in the head 2012 by Taliban gunmen in retaliation of her activism spoke to The Globe And Mail about surviving the attack, living in the United Kingdom and the role of men in her movement. 

Women Are Not Weak by Ariyo Sharon

I just realized that some women actually take glory or pride in calling themselves weak and as if that alone is not enough damage, they start generalizing it and see you as a demon, if you are strongly opinionated. Not everyone likes to be called weak, I personally feel weakness is a matter of personal ability not a collective one.

6 Months of Panic and ka sa ma dupe by Dr Ria Evbuoma

I think I was five when I finally understood that there were girl parts and boy parts, and they were to be kept covered, and no one was allowed to touch them. My mother had sat me down and explained it carefully. I was a precocious child, and I understood that this was important.

Ireti Bakare-Yusuf: It Is Time For Nigerian Women to Stand up Against Sexual Predators

Like the rest of the world, I woke up on Tuesday 9th of January, to the media frenzy around Oprah’s speech. With the cost of data in Nigeria still so “unfriendly”, I had to make do with clips on CNN, Instagram and other social media platforms.

Sexuality Of Women by Jeffrey Okolo

Common opinions about the sexuality of females range from accusing women of being prudish or withholding of sex to being seductive and using their sexuality as a source of power or manipulation. These skewed views steer us away from seeing the reality that, just like men, women have a natural and healthy desire to be sexual.

Rape – “NO” Is Not Just A Word!!!

!!!Failure to give consent or Withdrawal of consent at ANY point should be grounds for immediate discontinuation!!!!

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Beyoncé’s Work Ethic : What We Can Learn From It

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