Women in renewable Energy

Energy; is one vital developemental facility that has otherwise remained elusive in Nigeria; despite all the monies that have been budgeted for it in...

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I freed a thousand slaves. I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves. Harriet Tubman

Wednesday Quote

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...

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Oh Mother!

Our mothers, just like their mothers' mothers lovingly place in our hands an invaluable gem as we embark on our journey into matrimony. They place in our hands their gem of patience. They tell us that this gem has the power...

Saturday Quote: Lina Abou-Habib

'Women are omnipresent”, and “there are absolutely no incidents of sexual harassment inTahrir Square. The international media captured and hailed the visible participation of women from all walks of life in the Egyptian revolution. For a moment in history it seems, society transcended...

Olayemi Olusoga: From banking hall to bookshelf

Olayemi Olusoga Olayemi Olusoga is a banker, writer and advocate for gender parity. She holds a BA in Mass Communication from Babcock University and a Masters in Media and Communications from the Pan-Atlantic University. She is a member of the Nigerian Institute...

Sunday Quote: Aretha Franklin

'Be your own artist, and always be confident in what youre doing. If youre not going to be confident, you might as well not be doing it'. Aretha Franklin

Monday Quote: Oprah Winfrey

When I look into the future, it’s so bright it burns my eyes.” Oprah Winfrey

Tuesday Quote

When you educate a girl, you kick-start a cycle of success. It makes economic sense. It makes social sense. It makes moral sense. But, it seems, it's not common sense yet. Rania Al Abdullah Queen of Jordan

Wednesday Quote

“I think you have to love yourself before you fall in love. I’m still learning to love myself.” Serena Williams

Kaline Akinkugbe: Living her music

Kaline Beautiful, warm and incredibly talented – Singer-Songwriter, Pianist and Film Composer, Kaliné Akinkugbe, is definitely not the average person you meet every day. In this interview with GuardianWoman, she shares how her journey to music began, what makes her style and...

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle Holds the Key to Peace

"In the last decade, Nigeria has witnessed an unimaginable upsurge in killings due to insurgency and instability. Northern Nigeria has been especially affected by violence as...

Woman

  She is a source of mercy. She is compassion She is kindness She is patient She is preserving She is enduring She is accommodating She is believing She is love She is a precious gift...

Sunday Quote: Aretha Franklin

'Women have broken through the glass ceiling, and they're now more and more in the power seats'. Aretha Franklin

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Before you go under that knife!

A few years back, a friend came back from London with a strange-looking capsule that promises larger and firmer boobs; the side effect (according...

Saturday Quote

'Forget conventionalisms; forget what the world thinks of you stepping out of your place; Think your best thoughts, Speak your best words, Work your best works, Looking to your...

Hajara Gambo Sawaba

“If I don’t know book, I know rights… I have not been a member of any House of Assembly (legislature). I have not held...

The Violence Against Persons Act (VAAP Act)

The recent surge in rape, femicide, and domestic violence have necessitated a call to action by concerned individuals and stakeholders all over the country. It...

We; are Ochanya of Ugbokolo

‘His voice husky and  groggy from too much alcohol, he grabbed my arm fiercely and pulled me to himself whispering into my ear ‘I...

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Every woman I know or have heard of has been body-shamed at one point in her life. That is why the majority of women suffer from a lack of body confidence. From ordinary everyday persons like...

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Who is an EMPOWERED woman?

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Feminism & Women in Finland

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The weakness in her strength

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Sheroes Quote: Hawwah Jiddare

'Being a Nigerian is simply exhausting. Being a Nigerian woman is doubly exhausting. Being a Nigerian woman from the North takes the cake'. Hawwah Jiddare

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'It takes bravery to show up and be vulnerable, which means not being able to control what the outcome will be. It is not the critic that counts, but the woman in the arena'. Karen Quinones-Axalan

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The Kano state government says it has concluded arrangements to conduct a mass wedding for 1,500 prospective couples across its 44 local government areas. This...

Hero’s Quote: Anthony Guteres

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Sunday Quote

'Childbirth is more admirable than conquest; More amazing than self-defense; And as courageous as either one.'   Gloria Steinem‬

Hajara Gambo Sawaba

“If I don’t know book, I know rights… I have not been a member of any House of Assembly (legislature). I have not held...

Thursday Quote

'You have to decide at the end of the day; If you can live with yourself'. Princess Anne