Woman.ng Archive for January 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

“Go To Your House, In Your Father’s Room, And There Is One Money There. Bring It” – Sisi Yemmie Talks About The Time She Was “Jazzed”

From Starting A Twitter Account, To Writing For Top Magazines And Signing Book Deals – How Bunmi Laditan Turned Her Experiences With Her Toddlers Into Humour

Nigerian Woman Beats Million-to-one Odds By Giving Birth To Two White Children With Blue Eyes

“I Will Kiss Falz, I Will Marry Adekunle Gold” – Simi

An Interview With Uduakabasi Debbie Nwaozo – The Brave Woman Who Has Sickle Cell Disease, But Sickle Cell Disease Doesn’t Have Her

Being a Good Housewife Does Not Mean You Are A Good Wife

Saturday, January 28, 2017

A Philanthropist, A Woman Begging For Alms, And The Many Controversies In Between Them….

Let’s Take A Look At The Two Beautiful Outfits Laura Ikeji Wore At Her Traditional Wedding

All About The Controversy In Finland After Sephora Ikalaba Won Miss Helsinki 2017

“Do Not Let Some Man Think He’s Your Alpha And Omega. That’s For The Lord” – Amanda Ebeye

Here Are All The Things Lepacious Bose Learnt From President Trump’s Inuaguration

These Women Are Flipping The “It Is In Men’s Nature To Cheat” Conversation And Serving Unfaithful Men A Taste Of Their Own Medicine!

No Fad Diet, No Slim Tea, No Magic Pills – Nutritionist Speaks On How She Lost Weight By Changing Her Lifestyle

We Almost Believed All The Things Tiwa Savage Said About The Sweet That Makes Your Fart Smell Like Strawberry, Vanilla, Peach And Jasmine!

Thursday, January 26, 2017

“You May Say That I Was Careless Or Not Smart But All I Wanted To Do Was To Help Someone” – Woman Who Got Robbed By A Stranger She Helped

Ada Ugo-Ngali Sentenced To 10 Years Imprisonment For Fuel Subsidy Fraud

“Whatever You Have To Do With Your Husband Or Your Wife To Make Your Home Pleasant Go Ahead And Do It. Watch Pornography, It’s Not Sinful “ – Tola Ajayi

‘Wiki Loves Women’ Partners With ‘She Writes Woman’ To Create Awareness Of Mental Illnesses Amongst Nigerian Women

A Tribute To Buchi Emecheta – The Revolutionary Writer Who Rose From Being A Victim Of Abuse To A Champion For Women

Yvonne Orji Talks Being A Virgin At 32 And Dodging Med School To Do Comedy

Backpage.com And Child Sex Trafficking: Are Online Publishers Responsible For Online Harm?

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

6 Skincare Products That You Can Find Locally In Nigeria

Funmi St Matthews Shares Her Journey Into The Fashion Industry

Wife Demands For Money Before Sex – Frustrated Husband Tells Court

Nigerian Woman Leaves NHS With £350,000 Unpaid Bill After Intensive Care For Newborn Twins

FIRST WOMEN: First Nigerian Woman To Become A Physician

“Whether You Are Wearing A Wedding Band Or Not Should Not Signify Your Happiness Or Sadness In A Marriage” – Ariyike Akinbobola

Kelechi Ejelonu Is Showing Us Who She Really Is Beyond The Facade Of Social Media

Bride Shares How A Wedding Dress Designer On Instagram Disappointed Her Incredibly

What You Need To Know About Cervical Cancer And How To Prevent It

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Sisi Yemmie Shares 13 Ways To Style Crotchet Twists Without Pins Or Bands

Put Garlic Under Your Pillow and This Will Happen to You!

Shall We Talk About Foluke Daramola’s Decision To Stay In Her Marriage Even If Her Husband Is Cheating?

How Akudo Anyanwu Ikemba Is Raising Funds To Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Tonto Dikeh Has The Perfect Responses To Those Hard Drugs Rumors…

Senator Biodun Olujimi On How Much She Earns As A Senator And What She Uses It For

What Shall We Do About These Unwanted Sexual Touching Of Women In Buses, Banks And Other Public Places?

A Bride’s Special Rendition Of “You Raised Me Up” For Senator Akpabio

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s ‘Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions’ Will Be Available In Hardback And Ebook

Rosaline Meurer Responds To Affair Allegations, Says Tonto Dikeh’s Husband Is Like A Brother To Her

Vlogger Chidinma Umeh Is Bouncing Back Bigger And Better After One Year Of Facing Health Challenges

Little Precious Was Tagged A Witch And Chained In Dog’s Cage For Being “Too Sharp Than Her Age”

What Michelle Obama Really Thinks Of Chimamanda Adichie’s Thank-you Letter To Her

How Seeing Two Soldiers In A Dream Inspired Chibundu Onuzo’s New Book ‘Welcome To Lagos’

Luvvie Ajayi Sets Her Red Shoes Made By Ivanka Trump On Fire!

Saturday, January 21, 2017

How Luchi Loyale Got Seven Job Offers In One Week!

Shall We Talk About Funmi Iyanda And Other Nigerian Women Who Don’t Find Marriage Appealing?

The Very Ugly Controversy Behind This Beautiful Shirt Mercy Aigbe Is Wearing

Friend or Frenemy? Patricia Bright Speaks On How To Identify Fake Friends

How To Remove Hair With Less Pain Using Homemade Sugar Wax

Friday, January 20, 2017

Nigerian Doctor Shares The Heartbreaking Story Of A Malnourished Child And Her Teenage Mom

Woman Shares Story Of 7-Year-Old Autistic Girl Abused By Nanny’s Husband

This Marriage Proposal At Access Bank Is All Sorts Of Sweet!

What Joke Silva Said About The Alarming Increase In Domestic Violence Makes So Much Sense

How Adiat Disu Is Using Fashion To Dispel Myths About Africa

Berry Dakara Has The Perfect Advice On The Mindset You Need To Turn Your Failure Into Success

Adanna David Answers The Question “Stay-At-Home VS Working Mothers, Who Is The Better Mother?”

7 Naija Women Tell Us Their Worst Tailor Experiences

Sola Allyson’s Note On Why She Used To Run From People Who Wanted To Help Her Will Touch Your Heart

Thursday, January 19, 2017

“Fame Is Good, Money Is Good…But Sometimes You Get Tired Of It” – Stella Damasus Speaks On Why Celebrities Get Depressed

How To Keep A Clean And Healthy Vagina

After 19 Years Of Waiting, 9 Miscarriages And 4 Failed IVF, She Conceived Naturally When She Was Not Expecting!

Dolapo Badmus Says No Police Officer Has The Right To Check Our Phones, But Will They Hear?

18-Year-Old Kidnapped At Birth Defends Woman Who Snatched Her From The Hospital

#JusticeforShola – Family Calls For Inquest Into The Suspicious Death And Cremation Of Shola Gaska In Poland

4 Year-Old Daliyah Marie Arana Has Read Over 1,000 Books!

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Woman Speaks Out On How Her 7-Year-Old Son Was Accused Of Wizardry And Tortured To Death By His Father And Step-Mother

“Whether In Marriage Or A Relationship, Leaving Is An Option” – Toke Makinwa

14 Vital Tips To Survive Through Pregnancy

Six Brides Reciting Alaga Oluremi’s ‘My Bum Bum, My Bum Bum’ Prayers On Their Traditional Wedding Day

What Will You Do If Your Makeup Artist Did Not Show Up On Your Wedding Day? A Bride Shares Her Story

For Those Who Are Weary Of Working Hard With No Results To Show Yet, Sola Allyson’s Story Will Inspire You!

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Lola Adamson Shares Her Thoughts On Whether It Is Okay For A Woman To Ask A Man Out And Also Pay During A Date

“I Can’t Live If I Have To Do That Without Him.. I Won’t Survive It! Life Without Him Won’t Be Worth It Again” – Annie Idibia

“I Did Not Kill My Husband”- Wife Of The Slain Army Veteran Shares Her Side Of The Story

15 Times Celebrities Showed Up In Gbemisoke Mules

A Brief History Of Olufunmilayo Ransome Kuti – The Woman Who Lead The Egba Women’s War That Lead To The Abdication Of Alake Of Egbaland In 1949

The Multi-talented Dilemma

You Will Be Brought To Tears When You See How This Widow With Seven Children Moved From A Thatched Mud Hut To Her Own House

New Report Claims Demand For Sex Toys Is On The Rise In Nigeria Despite The Recession

Monday, January 16, 2017

An Interview With Ogechukwu Ezeokoli – The Woman Helping Secondary School Students Start Their Own Businesses

The Nigeria High Commission and Me – Part 3

FIRST WOMEN: First Nigerian Woman To Study At Cambridge Univeristy And To Female Professor In Nigeria

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Life Without Coffee: Nigerian Doctor’s Uplifting New Book Empowers Readers to Choose Happiness Over Stress

No Wen Wen Wen Love! Nigerian Mother Gives Hilarious But Brutally Honest Advice To Young Women On Dating

A Woman’s Eulogy For Her Friend Who Died Three Days After Getting Engaged

Say Bye To Blackheads With This Homemade Peel Off Mask

TY Bello Woke Up To This Serenading Surprise On Her 39th Birthday

12-Year-Old Tomisin Ogunnubi Has Built An App That Can Help Lost Kids Find Their Way Home

Why You Should Seriously Consider Adding Oats To Your Breakfast Menu If You Want To Lose Weight This Year

Katherine Johnson Rebukes Men Who Put Their Wife Through The Rigours Of Family Planning When They Can Go For Vasectomy

Zuriel Oduwole Makes History As She Meets John Kerry – US Secretary of State

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Three Nollywood Actresses Weigh In On Tonto Dikeh’s Apology To Mercy Johnson

65 Photos Of Brides And Their Little Brides That Will Make You Say “Awww”

After Seeing This You Will Realize It Is Really Not That Hard To Make Suya At Home

5 Reasons You Should Own A Bottle Of Jojoba Oil

“I Did An Informal Survey And Asked A Number Of Women “Are You Happy?” Sadly Over Half Of Them Either Said NO Or I Don’t Know” – Lami Phillips

Breast Lumps, Surgeries, Marriage Dissolution And Jail Sentence – Ibinabo Fiberisima Speaks On The Storms She Faced Last Year

Friday, January 13, 2017

Nigeria’s First Female Novelist, Flora Nwapa Celebrated In A Google Doodle Today

Juliana Richards, Founder Of Slim Girl Shapewear Gives Out 1000 Free Sanitary Pad To Women Who Can’t Afford It

Ariyike Akinbobola Talks About Some Of The Lies Nannies Tell

How To Stretch Your Natural Hair Without Applying Heat | You Will Love The Outcome!

10 Common Mistakes Nigerian Brides Should Avoid In 2017

Lola Maja On Why She Didn’t Finish Her Degree And How That Decision Has Paid Off

30 Naija Brides Who Colorfully Rocked White For Their Traditional Weddings

The Difference Between Patricia Bright’s Makeup on Instagram and in Real Life

She Was Beaten For Hours, Suffered Two Concussions, A Broken Eye Socket And Knocked Teeth – Domestic Violence Survivor Tells Her Story

10 Naija Women Tell Us The Three Things They Can’t Go Out Without

“So Because I Am Engaged I Must Marry?” – Eva Alordiah

Tonto Dikeh Apologizes To Mercy Johnson For The Bad Things She Said About Her Child And Her Husband | Mercy Johnson Replies

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Life Lessons From A Woman Who Did Everything ‘Right’ But Still Got A Lump In The Breast

Are Women Normalizing Bad Behaviour By Saying All Men Are Scum? Precious And Bola Discuss

4 Other Parts Of The Body That Can Also Swell When A Woman Is Pregnant

What Is HPV?

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

3 Easy Ways To Make Your Smoothie Ultra Smooth Without A Fancy Blender

Soul Singer Rita Ekwere Comes Top Of The BBC’s Sound Of 2017 List

12 Of Toke Makinwa’s Growing Sneakers Collection

The 20 Totally Rare Times We’ve Seen Bolanle Olukanni In Jeans

Georgina Onuoha Calls On Nigerian Police To Arrest Mike Uno For Putting Two Women On A Leash

Five Things That Fill Ruby Suze with Mummy Guilt and How She Tackles Them

Three Times Less Than What She Used To Weigh! How Lepacious Bose Changed Her Habits and Her Life

Nigerian Woman Gives Birth In Saudi-Arabia Airport

How Medina Went From Scrubbing Industrial Pots to Running 3 Businesses Before The Age of 30

Ebube Nwagbo On The Painful Price She Has Had To Pay For Being In The Limelight

Uwanma Odefa Says If Your Guy Is Doing These Five Things, He Will Not Marry You!

Monday, January 09, 2017

The Front, Side And Back Of Mercy Aigbe’s “Pepper Dem” Hair Style

When Makeup Artist Oshewa Olubunmi Became The Bride…..

Your Jollof And Fried Rice Game Will Never Be The Same Again With This Chicken Stock Recipe

Patricia Bright Speaks About Her Breast Enlargement Surgery For The First Time

An Interview with Anja Ringgren Lovén – The Danish Woman Helping Vulnerable Children And Making A Difference In Akwa Ibom

The Struggles And Resolutions Of A Single Naija Woman

Your Week Will Be Better With One Of These 50 Droolworthy Naked Cakes In It — That’s a Promise!

Sunday, January 08, 2017

The Nigerian High Commission And Me – Part 2

I Was Forced Into Marriage Three Times, And Had A Child With Each Husband – Boko Haram Victim Recounts

How To Be Truly Happy & Stay Positive In 2017

Shall We Talk About Moet Abebe And The Role Model-ish Expectations Of Her?

We Got Lost On Instagram Ogling All These Gorgeous Henna Designs!

An Important Reminder To Think Twice Before We Judge How A Mother Is Raising Her Children

Two Bestfriends Shared How They Got Into Oxford and Cambridge

40-Year-Old Woman Who Has Been Called Barren Gives Birth

Saturday, January 07, 2017

“Is This What Love Looks Like?” – Tonto Dikeh

Stephanie Linus On Having A Baby At A Point Where She Was Totally Ready In Her Heart, Soul And Spirit

My Journey To Finding My Niche

Friday, January 06, 2017

Scientists Have Just Discovered A New Organ In The Body

Hauwa Mohammed Reviews Her Stay At $12,000 Per Night Atlantis Underwater Suite In Dubai

The Workout Routine Nitraa B Has Been Doing To Stay Active During Her Pregnancy

After Reading This Post You Will Think Twice Before Telling Someone Hurting “It Is Well”

This Is About Women Who Stigmatize Single Women “Out Of Love”

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Zambia Women Can Take A Day Off For Their Periods

The Top Five Bestselling Women Authors On Okadabooks For 2016

Peju Alatise Is The Non-conformist Artist Challenging The Status Quo In Nigeria And Abroad

How Lope Ariyo Is Breaking African Cuisine Into The Home Kitchens Of The UK

10 Women Share The Most Embarrassing Things That Has Happened To Them

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Here Is What Toke Got Herself For Christmas

Nigerian Conjoined Twin Girls Successfully Separated Days Before Their First Birthday

The Hilarious Prayer Of A Single Woman Who Desperately Wants To Marry This Year

This Is The Only Question I Have For Cultures That Tell A Woman To Swear She Will Not Cheat On Her Husband

The Top Ten Beauty Hacks Chanel Ambrose Have Been Loving This Year

If You Have Ever Had An Unfaithful Partner You Will Understand Why This Woman Is Wondering If She Was The Main Or The Side Chick

If A Man Tells Hon. Ojora Lawal “I Have Your Type At Home”, This Is How She Will Reply

5 Thought-Provoking Ways To Know If You Are A Cheerful Giver

Wives, Please Take Care Of Your Husbands

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Edee Beau Shares 8 Things Every Curvy Girl Should Know

Monday, January 02, 2017

“The Day I Came To Nigeria To See Ik, He Went To Borrow N10k So He Can Get Me From The Airport” – Sonia Ogbonna

“Look At My Life Now! How I Wish I Left This Marriage Since!” – Ifeoma Okeke

Funke Akindele Tells Us The Big And Wonderful Something That Happened To Her Towards The End Of The Year

Chioma Ude Shares Her Five Boss Moves

Naomi Obot Narrates Her Ordeal In Kidnappers Den

51 Influential Nigerian Women Writers Under 40

14 Naija Women Tell Us The First Three Questions They Will Like To Ask A Guy Before Dating

Sunday, January 01, 2017

“I Have Come Far From That Lonely Teenager To A King Woman..I Have A God That Uses My Life To Advertise His Great Power” – Toke Makinwa

“I Started To Believe Everything The Devil Tried To Pin On Me That I Was Ugly And Worthless And Bad But I Couldn’t Ignore The Light In Your Eyes” – Sophia Momodu

“I Used To Cry So Much At The Beginning… I Had No Choice But To Develop Crocodile Skin” – Fatima Sani Abacha Speaks On The Pains Of Being Attacked For Her Father’s Sins

“I’m Smiling To The Bank, You’re Not” – Yemi Alade Gives Her Critiques Something To Think About This New Year