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'We've all got  light and dark inside us. What matters is the part we choose to act on. That's who we really are'. JK Rowlings

Sunday Quote

Its our choices; That shows who we truly are. Far more than our abilities.   JK Rowlings

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...

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Call for Applications: 10000 Voices

1000 voices is a coalition of more than 1,700 women’s rights advocates in 128 countries that work to provide backup to frontline women rights activists and to secure a treaty on violence against women. 1000 Voices is a fellowship program that is...

Monday Quote: Oprah Winfrey

Though I am grateful for the blessings of wealth, it hasn't changed who I am. My feet are still on the ground. I'm just wearing better shoes. Oprah Winfrey

Dr. Priye Iyalla Amadi and the NIS

Until some few years back,  married Nigerian women were required to have a letter of consent from their husbands before they could be issued an international Nigerian passport, but  Dr Priye Iyalla Amadi, the wife of late renowned author, Elechi Amadi...

Thursday Quote

'Crazy-busy' is a great armor: it's a great way for numbing. What a lot of us do is that we stay so busy, and so out in front of our life, that the truth of how we're feeling and what we really...

Monday Quote

' 'Do the one thing you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire'.   Oprah Winfrey

Thursday Quote: Anne Snitow

"Woman" is my slave name; Feminism will give me freedom to seek some other identity altogether. Ann Snitow

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 all those who spent thier lives fighting for justice. At the same time, there is still a lot...

Sunday Quote: Shirley Chisolm

Service is the rent that you pay for room on this earth. Shirley Chisolm

Thursday Quote

  'Don't judge people's story by the chapter you just walked on. There is always more to it'.   Joke Silva Jacobs

Ilham Omar: US Congress Woman

I would have loved to have heard a story like mine. I could have used it as an inspiration to get by. The lesson is to...

Monday Quote

“If a man wants you, nothing can keep him away. If he doesn’t want you, nothing can make him stay. All you can do is be yourself,...

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All history attests that man has subjected woman to his will, Used her as a means to promote his selfish gratification, to minister to his...

Friday Quote: Amal Clooney

If you are a woman lying on the beach in Maldives, You might want to know that a kilometre away another woman is being flogged. And...

Iran police to confiscate cars of 'poorly veiled' women

Women drivers in Iran's capital could have their cars impounded by police if they are caught driving with a poorly fixed veil or without...

Wednesday Quote

One isn't necessarily born with courage: But one is born with potential. Without courage we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. And we can't be kind,...

Thursday Quote

'As for the charges against me, I am unconcerned. I am beyond their timid lying morality so I am beyond caring'. Funmilayo Ransome Kuti Lioness of Lisabi

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'When the whole world is silent, Even one voice becomes powerful'.   Malama Yousufazi  

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"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...

It always pays

This is actually an experience that a lady shared with me. And I hope the lessons speak to you, as they have spoken to...

Thursday Quote: Ann Snitow

"Woman" is my slave name; Feminism will give me freedom to seek some other identity altogether'. Ann Snitow

Thursday Quote: Anne Snitow

It’s all connected; Imagining and reading about change; Being skeptical about the meaning of particular social changes; Being part of change. Anne Snitow

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