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Feminists Speak About Struggling for Voices in an Age of Patriarchy

                   “For any society to develop and compete with global development, gender inequality must be bridged, gender-based violence must be stopped, and girl child education must be given a priority”. And to actualize all this, women...

From the road side to the classroom: Aisha’s journey

On 15th August 2020 when schools were all still closed due to Covid-19 pandemic, a photo of Aisha reading a storybook on the roadside while still fraying Awara (tofu) for sale quickly went viral on...

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 statement from a depressed daughter to her father after woefully failing...

The price of seeking for knowledge

 Fatima is a disabled Class Two Pupil of Dan Shayi Primary School in Rimin Gado Local Government Area of Kano state. Even the scorching sun will descend upon her mercilessly, the hot sand will eat deep...

Kano Women demands Mental Health Centres Not Psychiatric Hospitals

Dr Amina Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has called for the establishment of mental health centres instead of psychiatric hospitals in Kano state. This she said will go a long way in curbing mental issues associated with women...

Standing up against GSBV is a collective responsibility.

As we round up the 16 days action against GSBV, I reflect on my relationship with domestic abuse and GSBV. I have always felt domestic violence deeply because I was raised in it my entire...

How Aisha Yesufu made BBC 100 Women 2020 list

The BBC has selected one of the conveners of Bring Back Our Girls, Aisha Yesufu among the most influential women in 2020. Aisha Yesufu, a successful businesswoman came to prominence when she led a campaign...

Rape: Grandfather and Gang

70-year-old man, Hunsu Sunday has defiled and impregnated his own granddaughter in Ogun State. The matter was reported to the Ogun State Police Command by a relative of the victim, who is a 15-year-old girl...

Islam, Feminism, and Culture

Growing up as a girl, I have seen a lot of injustices committed against women. With time, I began to ask questions as to why women are considered vulnerable, voiceless and powerless. And when I...

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“When your clarity meets your conviction and you apply action to the equation, your world will begin to transform before your eyes.” Lisa Nichols

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'A validated girl becomes an empowered woman. A girl who is validated by her father early, will be unstoppable. Male leaders who want to better their...

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'I had reasoned this out in my mind, there was one of two things I had a right to; Liberty or death; If I could not...

Saturday Quote: Hannah Uiri

'The moment you don't give in to the lies inside your head; Is the moment you realise who you are'. Hannah Uiri  

Rashida Tlaib: US Muslim Congress Woman

In Washington,  I’ll fight back against the Trump agenda that puts corporate profits and serving the rich over the needs of the rest of...