Tuesday Quote: Mahudir Dixit Nene

Age is just a number. And your talent will never fail you-it has no expiry date. Madhuri Dixit Nene

Sunday Quote: Shirley Chisolm

It is not heroin or cocaine that makes one an addict, it is the need to escape from a harsh reality. There are more television...

Treating Cancer with Panadol

Yes, we are a problem-ridden society; our problems albeit challenges are just too many to count. I have reached a place in my...

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Women; complex creatures – men

The eternal cry of men: “I don’t understand women!” Women are mysterious to men: they do not understand why we take so long to dress; the number of shoes we need; the way we can suddenly lose all confidence. Our excitement about...

Saturday Quote

'You can chose courage: Or you can choose comfort, You cannot have both'.   Brene Brown

Friday Quote

'We think sometimes that poverty is being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted and uncared for is the greatest of poverty. We must start in our homes to remedy this kind of poverty'.   Mother Theresa of Calcuta  

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The rape pandemic is amplified every day and yet our government and the judicial system put in little or no effort to pass the necessary actions to bring perpetrators to justice, and support to victims of gender-based violence.  Survivors of sexual...

Monday Quote: Oprah Winfrey

You are responsible for your life. You can't keep blaming somebody else for your dysfunction. Life is really about moving on. Oprah Winfrey

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Sunday Quote

'I want to be the last Girl in he world wit a story like mine'. Nadia Murad

Monday Quote

“All my life,  I have wanted to lead people an empathy space. To a gratitude space. I want us all to fulfill our greatest potential. To find our calling, and summon the courage to live it.” Oprah Winfrey

Sunday Quote

What we find is that if you have a goal that is very, very far out, and you approach it in little steps, you start to...

3 lockdowns and a divorce

I don't know who needs to hear this right now but I thought long and hard about sharing this information, but lets be honest, the past...

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...

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Harriet Tubman (Araminta Ross), was an American abolitionist. Born into slavery in Dorchester County, Maryland in 1820, Tubman was beaten and whipped by her...

Friday Quote- Former American President Barack Obama

Barack Obama, Former American President said- 'This is an extra-ordinaty time to be a woman; We shouldn't downplay how far we've come. That would be a disservice to...

Tuesday Quote

'Falling out of love is like loosing weight. Its a lot easire putting it on, Than taking it off'. Aretha Franklin

Metrowoman entrepreneur of the week: Stephanie Obi

Stephanie Obi, the CEO of ST HUB LIMITED, is popularly referred to as the Queen of Online Courses, because she helps women entrepreneurs to...

Friday Quote

I speak not for myself but for those without voice: Those who have fought for their rights, Their right to live in peace, Their right to be...

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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...

The Pink SHEroes

Not all heroes wear capes, at least not the Gulabi gang; they wear sarees. They women vigilante group in India who are identified by...

Sunday Quote

“We had no ambition for more land or power, And nothing in the religion commands us to conquer non-Yazidis and spread our faith.” Nadia Murad Peace Nobel...

Wednesday Quote

'Don't try to squeeze into a glass slipper; Instead shatter the glass ceiling'. Priyanka Chopra

Sheroes Quote

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