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What Doesn’t Kill Me Had Better Start Running!

I am sure most of us have experienced loneliness, heart breaks, losing friends (who are not dead), broken dreams and the likes. There’s no biggie. It’s a way of life. Personally I think we...
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Market Women Intervene In The Conflict Between Ekiti Government’s Legislative and Executive Arms

According to a report by The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)  market women from 16 councils in Ekiti, were lead by their leaders, the Iyalojas and Iyalajes to see members of the Ekiti State House of...
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My Experience At A Scam Job Interview In Lagos

Have you ever been a victim of one of those health products scam job interview? I was, one month ago. My sister told me the open interview was slated for 2pm. My big opportunity...
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Female Teacher Attacked With Machetes For Reprimanding Student Who Dressed Indecently

A female teacher at Obosima Secondary Technical School, Ohaji-Egbema Local Government Area of Imo State, is presently receiving medical treatment after she was brutalized by male students in her school. According to a report...
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Most Men Have A Wife, A Mistress And A Concubine?

When it comes to fidelity in marriage, many Nigerian women think it is practically impossible for a man to stay faithful. Last week we published an article by Grace Efezokhae where  she explained why...
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Did Anambra State Governor’s Wife Really Slap The Deputy Governor’s Wife?

It has been reported by some news channels that the First Lady of Anambra State, Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano slapped the wife of the Deputy Governor during a confrontation at an event last week.  The...
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SAY WHAT? 23 Naija Foods & Fruits And Their English Names

When I stumbled on some of these names few days ago, l had to look for others. So here are English names of naija dishes and snacks. 1. Kuli kuli – Peanut bars 2....
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Seven Ways Volunteering Can Change Your Life

My first job after NYSC was voluntary. I had always wanted a career in the third sector, so I walked into a not-for-profit organisation to find out if they were hiring, they were not...
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2 Women Make Forbes Magazine’s ‘Africa’s 50 Richest People’

Forbes Magazine has just released the list of Africa’s richest people for 2014. This year two women made the list, see their profile below; Name - Isabel dos Santos Net Worth – $3.7 Billion Age...
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Women In Politics: Zambian President’s Widow Wants To Run For President

The widow of Zambia’s President Michael Sata, Christine Kaseba, on Wednesday announced she will seek to contest the January 20 presidential election to replace her husband who died three weeks ago. “As difficult as...
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Barbaric! Three Female Police Officers Beaten And Stripped Naked

According to a report by Vanguard Newspaper, three female police officers from Oregbeni Police  Station were beaten and stripped naked yesterday. This happened when the police officers went to arrest a tenant at Oregbeni...
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Chika Oduah Wins Trust Women Journalist Award For Putting Faces To Chibok Girls

When over 200 girls were kidnapped in Chibok by Boko Haram in April, Chika Oduah was determined to tell their stories and make the world see the need to action action. She travelled to...
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The Love Story of a Unilag Babe and Bus Conductor

By Roy Ofili for storried.com Something interesting happened on my way to Oshodi this morning. At the park this rough mean-looking conductor also known as “agbero” in Yoruba was screaming for passengers, his vernacular...
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10 Ways To Become And Remain A Poor Woman

In Favour Moyse’s last article she told us how to marry a millionaire, in the article below she has great tips on what to avoid if you want to be successful Never wake up...
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Female Police Recruits Forced To Undergo Virginity Tests In Indonesia

Female recruits joining Indonesia’s police force are mandated to undergo two-finger “virginity tests”, a practice that many women have described as humiliating. Here is an excerpt from The Guardian, The test is listed publicly...
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Why I Wonder What The Younger Ones See When They Look At Me

As a child, I always wondered what type of adult I will be. I use to observe every aunt and adult females around me. I look for traits in them that I wanted to...
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Ghana MP Calls For The Stoning Or Hanging Of Adulterous Women

A Member of Parliament (MP) in Ghana is being criticised for advocating that adulterous women should be stoned to death. In an interview with Accra-based Starr Friday, Abudu Baani was also quoted as saying...
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Spirit Husbands And Wives. Do They Really Exist?

I heard something rather interesting from someone yesterday. She told me about her friend who lost her husband just two weeks after their wedding. It was a really sad story. But according to my...
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#MyDressMyChoice: Kenyans Hold Miniskirt Rally To Protest Assault

  Protesters gathered at  Uhuru park in Nairobi’s city centre on Monday to protest  against the attack on a woman who was stripped by a mob in an incident that was captured on video and...
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The Challenge Of Rickety Buses And Bad Roads To 80 Female LAGBUS Drivers

In September we published an article commending Lagos State Government for employing no fewer than 80 women to be BRT drivers, as part of its women empowerment efforts. In an article by Vanguard Newspaper,...
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Is Trusting And Forgiving Someone Who Hurt You A Myth?

Ever tried sustaining any type of relationship without trust, it’s hard, trust me, it’s hard. Yes, I see the pun, and its intended. This year, if I have learned anything it is how fragile...
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Here Are 3 Natural Skin Lightening Ingredients That May Not Damage Your Skin

 I have always believed that great skin is the foundation of true beauty. You don’t have to fall into “the perfect features” category, beautiful skin is beauty period! The quest for beautiful, youthful skin...
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Nigerian Women Will Now Have Access To Injectable Contraceptives

NEW YORK, N.Y., November 13 – Pfizer Inc., the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) today announced an agreement that will expand access to Pfizer’s injectable contraceptive, Sayana®...
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Here Are 6 Handbag Colors I Covet This Season

Are you a career professional looking to spice up your outfit? What better way to do so than a statement tote with the right attitude and color? Here is a list of the top...
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It Is Our Civic Responsibility To Support Our Troops And Their Families – Funmi Ogbue

  Mrs. Funmi Ogbue is the founder of  Support Our Troops Foundation, an organisation that  provides support for the armed forces and their families. In an interview with Eniola Akinkuotu for Punch, she talks on...
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This Is Why You Shouldn’t Be Intimated By People’s Lives On Social Media

I was recently discussing social media with my friend and told her “Man, social media can be one hella oppressive place”. And this is the truth. It’s like no matter how immune you feel...
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Did PDP Refuse Akasoba Duke-Abiola Party Expression Form After She Paid N2m?

Prof Akasoba Duke-Abiola, a Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential aspirant and widow of Late MKO Abiola, has called on the Federal High Court to stop PDP from nominating a candidate at the primaries. The suit...
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Personally, These Are 4 Things That Will Never Bother Me About Life

Sometimes we find ourselves worrying and bothering about things that we shouldn’t pay so much or any attention to at all.  I will like to share a few things I personally do not bother...
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Did Patience Jonathan Really Give Out Expired Rice To Bayelsa Women?

First Lady Patience Jonathan was at Bayelsa State on Thursday to give out empowerment items to the women. According to a report by Sahara Reporters, some women were disappointed when the “empowerment program” she had...
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Is Infidelity Inevitable In Nigerian Marriages?

We have all heard stuffs like these gazillion times; “This is Africa, all men cheat. It’s their nature” “Which man on the surface of the earth doesn’t cheat?” “Men will be men, it’s a...
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Nkiru Balonwu, CEO of Spinlet On How They Are Transforming The Music Industry

  In this episode of  NdaniTV’s Digits, Nkiru Balonwu, CEO of Spinlet in Nigeria speaks on what Spinlet is doing differently and how they are transforming the music industry.
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How Twins Separated At Birth Were Reunited On Facebook After 25 Years

(CNN) Identical twin sisters didn’t know the other existed for the first 25 years of their lives. They connected via Facebook in a modern-day “Parent Trap” story. In a new book “Separated @ Birth,”...
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Should Marriage Be A Measure Of Success For Nigerian Women? This Woman Thinks So!

Should we be measuring a woman’s success by her marital status? Some women still think so! Watch this very intense debate by BattaBox, as Odunayo passionately defends her belief that an unmarried woman is...
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“Women Police Are Underutilised” – Deputy Superintendent of Police, Celestina Kalu

Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Celestina Kalu is the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Delta State Police Command. In an interview with Ebenezer Adurokiya of Tribune she talks about her work  in a...
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Female Suicide Bomber Attacks College In Niger State

A female suicide bomber has blown herself up at a college in Kontagora, Niger State The  explosion went off outside a packed lecture hall at the Federal College of Education in Kontagora, casualty figures...