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'Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure'. Oprah Winfrey

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We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature -...

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'When at last I took the time to look into the heart of a flower, it opened up a whole new world; a world...

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Friday Quote

"We must carry forward the work of the women who came before us; And ensure our daughters have no limits on their dreams, No obstacle to their achievements and no remaining ceilings to shatter." Barack Obama

Tuesday Quote: Jeanette Rankin

'We are half the people; We should be half the congress'. Jaennette Rankin

Monday Quote: Ellen Degeneres

If we're destroying our trees and destroying our environment and hurting animals and hurting one another and all that stuff; There's got to be a very powerful energy to fight that. I think we need more love in the world. We need...

Sunday Quote

  Don't let anyone rob you of your imagination, your creativity, or your curiosity. Its your place in the world. its your life. Go and do all you can with it. And make it the life you want to live'. Mea Jemison  

Friday Quote

'When women say they want independence;  people think this means we don’t want to obey our fathers, brothers or husbands. But it does not mean that; It means we want to make decisions for ourselves. We want to be free to go...

Monday Quote

Turn your mess into a message. Don’t let your pain be in vain. Do something positive with it! Oprah Winfrey

Saturday Quote: Anne Hathaway

'I've always believed in people's capacity for goodness. I still believe that people are good. What I'm not so trusting about anymore is their relationship to their own goodness'. Anne Hathaway

Friday Quote

We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers,...

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...

Firm empowers internally-displaced women for micro-business

A black woman entrepreneurAs part of its 5by20 Women Economic Empowerment Initiative, Coca-Cola Nigeria has empowered over 50 internally displaced women through the provision of quality...

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Wednesday Quote

In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately...

The Burden of Expectations

‘I wasn’t born an avatar to fit your expectations’ That was a dialogue from a movie that I watched during the week, which was a...

Thursday Quote

Whatever happens, never forget that people would rather be led to perdition by a man, than to victory by a woman. Rebecca West

Saturday Quote

'I declare to you that woman must not depend upon the protection of man, But must be taught to protect herself, And there I take my...

Thursday Quote: Marie Colvin

Be passionate and be involved in what you believe in, and do it as thoroughly and honestly and fearlessly as you can'. Marie Colvin

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I believe that when you find problems, you should also find solutions. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala