Woman.ng Archive for March 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

“Your Marriage Can Work. Marriages Still Work. Do I Know What I’m Saying? Yes, I Do” – Sola Allyson

Women Lament The Rising Cost Of Garri

“I Would Like To Share It But The Only Thing That Would Do Is To Bring Wahala That I Don’t Need” – Omawumi On Keeping Her Marriage Away Social Media

Camille, Feyikemi, Jumoke And Bolaji On Dealing With Debtors As Young Business Owner

3 Life Lessons Maranatha Innocent Learned From Being Kidnapped By Ritualists

Elizabeth Shintangu Honoured For Saving Husband From Crocodile

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

He Dumped Me 12 Times And I Still Wanted Him

4 Breastfeeding Struggles That Prove It’s Not Always So Natural

“…That Beautiful Woman, That Handsome Man Can Become A Vitiligo Victim Tomorrow” – Ogo Maduewesi Is Helping Us Pay Closer Attention To Vitiligo

“Sometimes You Go All Around In Life Doing Different Things Until You Finally Know That You Have Found That Thing God Wants You To Do” – Mo Abudu

“Where Were They When I Was Putting Food On Your Table…Where Were They When We Couldn’t Afford A House” – Tonto Dikeh Addresses Allegations By In-Laws

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

In Case You Missed It, This Is The Trending Love Song From Lizzy Suleiman To Her Husband

Three Things I Wish Etinosa Idemudia Will Think About Following Her Disturbing Joke That Advised Women To Turn Rape Into Rapport

Stella Damasus Explains Why She Will Not Raise Her Daughters To Think Like A Man

Demi Grace Becomes The First Nigerian Woman And The First Model With Dreadlocks In A Pantene Commercial

3 Single Mothers Tell Us The Challenges They Face And How They Overcome Them

Olajumoke’s Photo Voted Number 6 Best Picture In The World!

Monday, March 27, 2017

Saying No To The “Endure It Syndrome”!

What I Learned About Rape Culture From My Swimming Lessons

How I Started My Business: Seun Sangoleye, Founder Of Baby Grubz – A Company That Makes Nutritious And Fresh Homemade Baby Food

Taiwo Obasanjo Wants Court Order To Postpone The Wedding Of Her Son Over Warnings From Men Of God

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Precious Richard-Okon Shares What You Should Know Before Choosing Between A Montessori And Kindergarten School For Your Child

Betty Irabor’s Brave Account Of Her Struggles With Insomnia And Menopause Triggered Depression Will Remind You Life Is Full Of Highs And Lows

6 Naija Women Tell Us The Embarrassing Things Their Mums Did To Them Growing Up

“I Don’t Think Of Myself As An Expert In Feminism, And It Hasn’t Always Been A Pleasant Experience” – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Makes Fortune’s World’s 50 Greatest Leaders List

Woman Rescued From Jumping Down Third Mainland Bridge Speaks On Why She Wanted To Commit Suicide

“It’s Really Lovely To Be Able To Share A Bit Of Who We Are Together With The World” – Busola Dakola Gushes On Being Featured In Her Husband’s Video

“My Story, My Script, My Movie Was Written 100% By Me” – Omoni Oboli’s Emotional Response As Court Stops Her From Premiering “Okafor’s Law”

“Please Forgive My Daughter, She Is Not Normal” – Stephanie Otobo’s Mother Speaks

Friday, March 24, 2017

Apologies To Anyone Looking For A ‘Mumu’ Woman

Cynthia Osokogu’s Killers Have Been Sentenced To Death Five Years After Her Murder

Thursday, March 23, 2017

This Mother’s Moving Story Of How Her Son Beat Autism Will Bring You To Tears

Omabelle Shares Her Simple And Natural Secrets To A Flat Tummy After Having Twins

Pregnant Woman Becomes Best Graduating Student At LASU After Writing UTME Nine Times Before Getting Admission

Veronica Odeka Shares How She Followed Her Heart And Started VANE Nail Polish

Veronica Odeka Shares How She Followed Her Heart And Started VANE Nail Polis

How Itoro Eze-Anaba Is Filling A Huge Void With The Mirabel Centre – A Place Where Survivors Of Sexual Abuse Can Find Medical And Psychosocial Help

“Please Ladies, Stay Away From Your Brothers Marriages, Mothers Stay Away From Your Sons Marriages…” – Georgina Onuoha

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Ese Walter-Ark Set To Release Memoir Titled “Naked: A Journey to Self”

Wana Udobang’s Mother Shares The Heart-breaking Account Of How She Lost Her 10 Year-Old Daughter

How Bassey Ikpi Is Using The Siwe Project To Improve The Lives Of People Living With Mental Illnesses

The Good Old Days Of ‘Toyosi’ And ‘Yetunde’

Does Anyone Completely Heal From The Pain And Shame Of Infidelity?

“I Was Once Battered And I Lied To My Friends And Siblings, I Claimed I Was At Fault, I Was Depressed, I Grew This Big…” – Ify Okeke

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

“We Preach About Supporting Ourselves But Do We Really? Some Of Us Forget That We Also Started From Somewhere And Life Is A Journey” – Toke Makinwa

Ruby Suze Shares Her Experience As A Nigerian Christian Who Struggled With Faith And Fertility

An Interview With Bowale Agboade – The Woman Igniting The Entrepreneurial Spirit In Nigerian Children

Motherhood Is Not For The Faint Of Heart…

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s ‘Americanah’ Wins The One Book, One New York Contest

Monday, March 20, 2017

Whatever You’re Struggling With, Help Is Available!

How Khadijat Followed Her Heart And Built A Successful Wig Business

How I Started My Business: Nelly Agbogu, Founder Of Healthy Nellies – A Healthy Snack And Food Company

Newborn Screening Needed For Sickle Cell Anemia In Nigeria

Toluwa Oyeleye Speaks On Finding Your Passion And Turning It Into Action At TEDxUniversityofEdinburgh

Everything We Know So Far About The Closure Of Queens College Due To The Epidemic Outbreak That Lead To The Death Of Two Students And Made Many Sick

Sunday, March 19, 2017

“…In The City Of Lagos, Where Dreams Are Birth Or Dreams Are Destroyed…It’s A Choice: Fast Lane? Or Slow Lane?” – Olajumoke

“Hiding Behind The Keyboard To Make Other People Miserable Will Never Add Values To Your Life” – Dayo Amusa

Saturday, March 18, 2017

27 Times Mummy Ndioha Hilariously Recreated Celebrity Outfits Using Stuff She Finds At Home

Kechi Nomu Shortlisted For The 5th Brunel International African Poetry Prize

7 Naija Women Tell Us If It Is Possible To Date A Married Man Without Knowing

“Somebody Out There Will Love How Fat And Big I Am” – Bisola Responds To Body Shaming Comments From Her Lover TTT

Friday, March 17, 2017

We Can All Relate To These Four Things Waje Wants In A Man

Everything We Know So Far About The Murder Of Solape Oladipupo By Her Boyfriend

Marriage Is Not An Achievement But A Huge Responsibility

How To Be A Good Houseguest And Make Your Hosts Invite You To Visit Again

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Everything We Know So Far About The Brutal Assault Of Ruth Orji By Soldiers In Ikorodu

“Don’t Interrupt My Movie, My Food Or Shopping When You’re Proposing To Your Babe. We’re Happy For You O. We Just Want Peace” – Zainab Balogun

“You Are Beginning To Believe In What She Said And What He Said And What They Had To Say, Forgetting “The ONE” Who Truly Has A Say!” – Orode Uduaghan Writes A Letter To 18-Year-Old Self

Stephanie Linus’ Extended Hands Foundation Repairs 35 Women With VVF In Kebbi State | Received by The Governor & The First Lady of Kebbi State

From Being Expelled At 300L From One University To Becoming The Best Graduating Student At Another – Tricia Obazele’s Story Will Inspire You For Days

Tewa Onasanya And Glory Edozien Speak On What Feminism Means To Them

“You Are Doing The Exact Same Thing Some Men Have Done To Women Since Life Began By Discriminating And Rejecting Transwomen…” – Nigerian Trans-Woman, Miss Sahhara

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

“Tara Was Already 40 When She Was 21…It’s Taken Time For Her To Get Here..” – TY Bello Celebrates Her Unique Friendship With Tara Durotoye

Everything We Know So Far About Stephanie Otobo’s Disturbing Allegations Against Apostle Suleiman

Nigerian Woman Charged With Fraud For Collecting Welfare Benefits While Her Husband Earned $1.5 Million Per Year

“I Want To Put My Defensiveness Aside And Clarify My Thoughts. To Make Sure That I Am Fully Understood” – Chimamanda Adichie Clarifies Transgender Comments

Shall We Talk About Women Who Shame Other Women Into Silence About Domestic Abuse?

“I Was Once Married And It Is One Dark Part Of My Life That I Don’t Want To Ever Go Back” – Former BBNaija Housemate, Gifty

How Maryam Elisha Narrowly Escaped The Inferno That Destroyed Her Car On Eko Bridge

Ego Boyo Named The 60th President Of International Women’s Society

Mercy Johnson Becomes The Senior Special Assistant On Entertainment, Arts And Culture To The Governor Of Kogi State

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

“He Was Swearing That He Would “Enter Instablog” As The Next Man Who Killed His Wife” – Woman Narrates Her Domestic Violence Ordeal

“A Lot Of Men See Women Like They Have Control Over Them And Can Do Whatever They Want But A Single No From A Woman Doesn’t Need To Be Contested” – Lolo 1

Aderonke Enoabasi Speaks On What A Cream With Strong Bleaching Agent Did To Her Skin And How She Has Learnt To Rock Her Scars With Grace

“It Was Like I Was Sinking, I Was Drowning And There Was Nobody To Help Me” – Karen Young Gets Incredibly Candid About Her Battle With Depression

Could Your Domestic Help Have High Blood Pressure?

Monday, March 13, 2017

Tonto Dike And The Lifespan Of Love

How I Started My Business: Chika Madubuko, Founder Of Greymate Care

Abike Dabiri-Erewa On What South African Companies Operating In Nigeria Can Do To Help Stop The Xenophobic Attacks On Nigerians In South Africa

“The Barriers Are So High That It Would Take 170 Years To Achieve Economic Equality Between Women And Men. 170 Years!” – Amina Mohammed

Tonto Dikeh Speaks On Why Domestic Violence Is Rampant In Our Society From Her Own Personal Experience

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Dolapo Badmus Becomes The Zonal Police Public Relations Officer For Lagos And Ogun States

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Sisi Yemmie Shares 3 Ways Women Can Become Bolder

Ayobami Adebayo Has Been Shortlisted For The 2017 Baileys Women’s Prize For Her Book ‘Stay With Me’

18-Year-Old Nigerian Model Walks The Runway At Paris Fashion Week

“Who Reads The Obituary News Of How You Killed Our Unborns Through Domestic Violence?” – Tonto Asks As She Denies The Allegations That She Once Pulled Out A Gun While Drunk

“Just Because You Sin Differently Or You Cover Yours Up Nicely Doesn’t Make You Better Than The Next Person” – Toke Makinwa To Hypocrites

Friday, March 10, 2017

“Your Mom Didn’t Carry You For 9 Months With So Much Love And Care For You To Become Someone Else’s Punching Bag” – Sonia Ogbonna on Domestic Violence

Betty Irabor’s Story About A Nanny She Once Had Will Remind You There Is Nothing Too Small Or Too Big To Pray About

Two Major Rules That Have Helped Banke Meshida Lawal Grow Her Business Successfully

15 (Hot) Questions For Victoria Uchenna Okoro – Teacher, Writer, Editor, And Bead Maker

“If You Specialize In Sleeping With People’s Husbands And Expect A Different Outcome When You Marry, Then You Are Delusional. Karma Is A Bitch” – Georgina Onuoha

He Cheated On You. So What?

This Is The Lesson In Victoria Inyama’s Apology To Tonto Dikeh – ‘Be Kind, For Everyone You Meet Is Fighting A Hard Battle’

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Tiwa Savage On Taking Care Of Her Son Jamil When She Is On Tour

Tiwa Savage, DJ Cuppy and Jane Michael Ekanem Share Their Favorite Quote From An African Woman

How Mariatu Turay Overcame Homelessness To Run A Successful Fashion Brand

“I Asked God For Forgiveness And Pleaded And He Granted Me Mercy And Today I’m Out” – Stephanie Otobo

Nothing Romantic You See Today Will Top This Rendition Of ‘Akaakaya’ By The Osinbajos

This Photo Of Mr Macaulay And His Five Daughters Reminds Me Of Something My Father Told Me 8 Years Ago

Stephanie Linus named UNFPA Regional Ambassador for West and Central Africa

Betty Irabor’s Experience With A Rude Nurse Will Teach You A Lesson About Kindness

Toke Makinwa’s Introspective Letter To Her 18-Year-Old Self

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

I Have Got A Heart As Loud As Lions, So Why Let My Voice Be Tamed?

6 Women Entrepreneurs On What It Means To Be A Woman In Business

“How She Single Handedly Paid My Fees In Bowen University Till Today Is A Mystery” – Damilola Adegbite-Attoh Celebrates Her Mother’s Gentle But Strong Spirit

6 Naija Women Tell Us One Thing They Will Do Today If They Were Not Afraid Of Failure

Tonto Dikeh Finally Speaks On Everything That Went Wrong In Her Marriage – Domestic Violence, Infidelity, Gay Allegations And Other Children She Didn’t Know About

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Chimamanda Adichie “Feminism Is Not That Hot. I Can Tell You I Would Sell More Books In Nigeria If I Stopped And Said I’m No Longer A Feminist”

Toke Makinwa’s Moving Tribute to Her Late Parents Will Remind You What Matters Most

Every Woman Deserves This Thing That Happened To Pastor Nomthi Odukoya After She Got Married

Apostle Suleiman’s Wife To Stephanie Otobo “I Am A Praying Woman, And I Will Not Stop Praying Until The Judgement Of God Visits You”

Waje Describes The Challenges Women Face In Music And Other Industries

We Really Understand Why Annie Idibia Is Waxing Lyrical About This Photo Of Olu Jacobs And Joke Silva

A Tribute To Florence Seriki – Founder Of The First Company To Locally Assemble Computer Cases, Speakers, Keyboards And Mouse In Africa

Olajumoke Orisaguna Recounts One Year Of Her Life Being The Bread Seller Turned SUPER STAR

“Cry, Shed The Tears, Cry Very Well In Your Closet, Pray Very Well And Then Forge Ahead” – Doris Simeon’s Advice For Women In Broken Relationships

How I Started My Business: Achenyo Helen Asimegbe, Founder Of Stylemark Mall

Sunday, March 05, 2017

The Women Who Won At AMVCA 2017!

She Survived Breast Cancer, She Is Three Years Older Than Her Husband, She Loves His Grey Beard And Four Other Things About The New First Lady Of Ondo State, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu

Professor Elizabeth Anionwu Honoured With A Damehood By The Queen Of England

“Some Marriages Have Broken Up Because The Women Hope To Change A Man Who Has Not Grown From A Boy. How Can That Be Possible?” – Aneke Twins

Saturday, March 04, 2017

“I Rejected The Status Of Motherhood And Marriage To A Man As The Only Most Important Achievement Every Woman Should Have” – Unoma Azuah

Between Kenya Moore’s Puppies, Oge Okoye And The Other Side Of The Story

Friday, March 03, 2017

“Motherhood Has Slowed Me Down But Does It Matter? I’d Say No, It Hasn’t Slowed My Life Down” – Mercy Johnson

“The Little That I Have, Let’s Just Hope That I Still Have It After It All” – Toke Makinwa Speaks On Maje’s N100million Lawsuit

“I Delivered At Home And Threw The Baby Into The Toilet Because I Didn’t Know How We Are Going To Take Care Of It” – Mother Of Six Confesses

An Interview With Dr Dedun Oluwo – A Doctorpreneur Who Started Four Businesses While In Medical School

Salome Lived Through Civil War And Survived Ebola, But Died After Childbirth Due To Hospital Neglect

Chimamanda Adichie Becomes The Second Nigerian To Be Inducted Into The American Academy Of Arts And Letters

Thursday, March 02, 2017

A Travel Manual For The Lady That’s Travelling Solo

Tale Alimi’s 6 Years To Becoming….

A Man’s Open Letter To His Unborn Daughter On What Will Happen If She Ever Gets Beaten By Her Husband

3 Things Young Women Can Learn From Ibukun Awosika To Achieve Success

A Brief History Of How Mammy Ochendu Founded Mammy Markets At Army Barracks

This Charity Set Up A “Baby Bin” For People Who Want To Abandon Their Children

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

“We Need To Stop The Culture Of Shaming People Into Silence” – Toke Makinwa

“Beat Your Wives And Lose Your Titles” – Emir Muhammadu Sanusi Warns All Title Holders In Kano Against Domestic Violence And Marrying More Wives Than They Can Care For

Aisha Used To Hunt Antelope, Now She Hunts Boko Haram

Saidy Brown Speaks On Why She Tweeted About Her HIV Status