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My take on Early Marriage: Yushau Shu’aibu

In preparation for the 2021 edition of the International Women’s Day, Hawwah Jiddare, a vocal feminist from Northern Nigeria and Chevening Scholar requested if I could recommend any person to discuss the rampant cases of...

The Northern Woman’s life of violence and domestic abuse

From being deprived of access to equal education, work and a free reign to effectively compete with their male counterpart, Northern Nigerian women are going through steady assaults on both their future and negative public...

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 year has been something that none of us could...

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...

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 Bring Back Our Girls conveners, Aisha Yesufu among the most influential women in 2020. Aisha Yesufu, a successful businesswoman came to prominence when she led a campaign against the...