“People call me a feminist whenever I express statements that distinguish me from a doormat.” Rebecca West
Culture of silence an anathema to the fight against SBV
The Salama Sexual Assault Referral Centre is a sexual assualt referral centre established to serve as a place where victims of rape and gender...
Leading Ladies in Business: A gathering of female Entrepreneurs in the FCT
Over a fortnight ago, an auspicious event held at Transcorp Hilton. The event, which was put together by the Glam Hall, was themed: ‘leading...
Meet the Sheroes
Active citizen or social activist: Aisha Yesufu
She is a businesswoman. Mother. Wife. Activist: Aisha Yesufu Aisha Yesufu is a successful businesswoman, prominent activist, and social critic. She first came to national prominence during Bring Back Our Girls campaign in 2015, and the recent #ENDSARS movement in 2020. Her involvement...
You may not always have a comfortable life; And you will not be able to solve all of the world's problems at once. But don't ever underestimate the importance you can have; Because history has shown us that: Courage can be contagious; And hope can take...
Makers of History
Seun Adigun, born on 3rd February 1987 in Chicago Illinois to Nigerian parents is a field and track athlete who competed in the 2012 summer Olympics but did not qualify. Ngozi Onwumere was born on January 23rd 1992 in Mesquite Texas also...
It really is an honor if I can be inspirational to a younger singer or person. It means I’ve done my job. Aretha Franklin
You can be whatever size you are, and you can be beautiful both inside and out. We’re always told what’s beautiful and what’s not, and that’s not right. Sesran Williams
Tuesday Quote: Jaenette Rankin
Men and women are like right and left hands; it doesn't make sense not to use both. Jaenette Rankin
Friday Quote: UN Women
“Women, if confined at home by faithful guardians, Are not really guarded; But those women who guard themselves by their own will, Are well guarded.” Eastern Proverb
''Instead of saying we want his or we want that; Just do it'. Ameera El Taweel
“I think you have to love yourself before you fall in love. I’m still learning to love myself.” Serena Williams
Monday Quote: Oprah Winfrey
Embrace your uniqueness. You are different, your gift is special – Oown it and unapologetically share it with the world. Oprah Winfrey Oprah Mondays Living Legend
Meet Africa’s Youngest Minister
Finally, Africa is beginning to arise as thirty (30) years old Bogolo Joy Kenewendo becomes Botswana’s recently appointed Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry. She is one...
''I'm a very positive person, But this whole concept of having to always be nice, always smiling, always happy, that's not real. It was like I...
Thursday Quote- Megan Markle
'Whatever self identification things we grapple with; Insecurities-, Draw your own box and be exactly who you are'. Megan Markle Duchess of Sussex
Thursday Quote: Marie Colvin
'We always have to ask ourselves, Wether the level of risk is worth the story; What is bravery and what is bravado'. Marie Colvin
'I choose to see the greatness in you; And I choose to allow you see the greatness in me'. Lisa Nichols
Sexual Assault Referral Centers
Below is a list of sexual assault referral centers in Nigeria. Sexual assault includes rape, molestation, sexual harassment, pedophilia, SGBV, and other forms of...
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Sheroes.NG publisher goes into politics
The Founder of Sheroes Rising Development Initiative and Publisher of www.sheroes.ng has thrown her hat into the political ring. Hawwah Abdullahi Gambo made this known via a press release she issued to media houses. She described the...
NATIONAL DIALOGUE ON GBV
Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG)is the most widespread human rights violation with a recorded every 1 in 3 women having experienced some form of violence in their lives. This comes down to a cumulative...
March is women’s month. It is the month in which a day was picked and dedicated to focusing, discussion, conversing and talking about gender equality, its impact in society and how it can be achieved....
Bell Hooks – September 25,1952 – December 15, 2021
"Social classifications (e.g., race, gender, sexual identity, class, etc.) are interconnected, and ignoring their intersection creates oppression towards women and changes the experience of living as a woman in society." Gloria Jean Watkins, a feminist per...
Break The Silence to #breakthebias
There is no better day, time, and occasion to remind us all that to achieve gender equality and break the bias, we must put a stop to all forms of domestic and gender-based violence than...
PLEASE BREAK THE BIAS – Hajia Zainab Maina
On this day, International Women’s Day 2022, I send warm felicitations to all women in Nigeria for being among the most hardworking, resourceful, and resilient gender in the country. As mothers, wives, sisters, and daughters you...
Sure, God created man before woman. But then you always make a rough draft before the final masterpiece???? Know that you are much more than just a human being. You have the power to create a...
Meet The Shero: Dr Kakenya Ntaiya
In Maasai culture, every Girl is to be engaged at the age of five, circumcised as a teenager, and immediately married off to her most prospective suitor. This tradition has been fulfilled over time and...
5 Shoes Every Woman Needs In Her Wardrobe
Aside diamonds, I’m quite sure shoes are a woman's next best friend. With seemingly endless options every fashion season, it's hard to say no...
'You can do what I cannot do; I can do what you cannot do; Together, we can do great things'. Saint Theresa of Calcuta
Winnie Madikizela Mandela (26 September 1936 – 2 April 2018)
“I am me; I am black; I must be proud of my blackness” South African apartheid Activist and politician who was born Nomzamo (which in...
Whatever happens, never forget that people would rather be led to perdition by a man, than to victory by a woman. Rebecca West
Silent Voices of Parental Alienation
This project is needed at this time due to the increasing growth rate of parental alienation, the mental and psychological harm it causes to...