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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...
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Booty Boom? Bigger Butts Become Big Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Gym classes that promise a plump posterior are in high demand. A surgery that pumps fat into the buttocks is gaining popularity. And padded panties that give the appearance of...
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Sheila Ojei, Seun Awogbade & Lydia Sobogun Discuss Why Women Judge Women

This has to be one of my favourite webisodes of the Inspire Series. My guests, Sheila Ojei, Seun Awogbade and Lydia Sobogun weren’t only upfront about how judgmental they have been in the past...
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You Are Not The Only Busy Person, Shut Up And Get On With Life

  How many times have you given these excuses? ‘’I am so sorry, I’ve been busy.” “Sorry I didn’t call you back. I’m just so busy with…” “Apologies, but I can’t make the party....
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These Questions May Reveal The Type Of Woman You Really Are

Let’s see what kind of strong woman you actually are!
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COURT! Wife Arraigned In Lagos For Stealing From Estranged Husband

  (NAN) Ronke Abiola, 40, on Tuesday appeared before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos charged with stealing N100,000 and N2.3 million worth of items from her estranged husband. Ronke, who resides...
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Did This Female Celebrity Really Think Ebola Is A Musical Band?

TOWIE star Amy Child was interviewed by The Revolution Will Be Televised presenter Jolyon Rubinstein on the MOBO’s red carpet in London last month and she was asked a question about Ebola, watch her...
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Once Blind But Now Can See! Chidinma Talks Childhood Health Problems

  Chidinma has released a new song titled ‘Martha’ which she dedicated to her mother. According to a note on her intagram page, the song is to show her fans a side of her...
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Are You Feeling First Lady Patience Jonathan’s Stunna Shades?

First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan rocking her stunna shades at a dinner to mark fifty years of the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) in Nigeria last week.
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Indian Supreme Court Lifts Ban On Female Makeup Artists

  NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s Supreme Court on Monday ordered the lifting of a ban on women working as makeup artists in the movie industry, ending a decades-long discriminatory practice. India’s film industry...
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Dear Mum, Does Yelling Make Your Children Do What You Want?

Trust me I am a great mother I do my best to be a super mother to my kids, but being a human being I have my own shortcomings. I yell when my kids...
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What Hinders A Woman Is Not Her Sex, But Her Poor Mind & Ignorant Soul

I was nine and in my fifth year in elementary school when one day, out of curiosity, I pulled out my mother’s Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English and looked up the word ’sex’. I wish I had...
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Lydia Idakula-Sobogun, Founder Of Taruwa On Knowing God and Finding Purpose

In this episode of Inspire Series, Glory Edozien speaks with Lydia Idakula-Sobogun, CEO Gbagyichild Entertainment and the Founder of Taruwa Arts Festival. Here is how Glory describes the interview and lessons she learned from...