Woman.ng Archive for June 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

“That’s My Life, Whatever They Did, I Always Thought I Could Do” – Engineer Mayen Modupeola Adetiba Is On The Last Episode Of King Women

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Just Like Many Of Us, Lolo1 Is Tired Of Self-Righteous, Holier-Than-Thou People!

“Being Comfortable In Your Own Skin Is The Sexiest Thing” – Waje Speaks On How She Deals With Her Insecurities

You Will Be Extremely Proud Of Olajumoke’s Speech At The Launch Of Her Reality Show

Do You Have To Experience Something Before You Can Be A Voice For People Who Have? – A Conversation Between Mercy And Her Fan

Toyosi Akerele-Ogunsiji Shares Her Experience With Kidnappers While Condemning Those Calling For The Release Of Evans The Kidnapper

8 Family Vacation Locations In Nigeria

Are You About To Give Up On A Sure Thing? This Note May Be For You!

Uriel Oputa Shares Her Struggles With Dyslexia And How She Managed It

Nigerian Woman Becomes A Major In The United States Army

8 Nigerian Women Doing Alternative Music

Tips From Uzo Aduba For Overcoming Your Fear

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Funmi Iyanda Answers The Question “Why Are Women So Mean To Other Women?”

Tonto Dikeh and Olakunle Churchill’s Traditional Marriage Finally Annulled as Family Returns Bride Price

Adesua Etomi Gives Us An Insight Into How She Established Her Place In The Movie Industry

15-Year-Old Maid Describes The Abuse She Suffered From Her Boss Who Is A Police Officer

Take From It What You Will! This Is Niyiola’s Definition Of A Queen

​19-Year Old Uniben Undergraduate Wins N10 Million, A New Car And N250 Million Management Deal In Singing Competition

A Brief History Of Queen Amina – The Great Woman Warrior

Moe Sasegbon Is The Nigerian Woman In ‘Wonder Woman’- An American Superhero Movie

Monday, June 26, 2017

Jade Osiberu Speaks On The Challenges Of Being A Successful Single Lady In Her 30s

Assisat Oshoala Expresses Concern Over How People Now Take Pride In Being Fraudsters

Liz Osho Shares Lessons She Has Learnt In One Year Of Being A Business Owner

8 Naija Women Tell Us If They Can Propose To Their Men

15 Hot Questions For Adewunmi Olowu – An Assistant Brand Manager At Promasidor Nigeria

8 Celebrity Women Who Had Their Children At A Young Age

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Dear Sapphire, Should We Still Be Asking Domestic Violence Victims “What Did You Do?”

Lydia Forson Writes An Open Letter To Her Fellow Feminists

Nigerian Woman Cured Of Rare Form Of Skin Cancer In Indian Hospital

Single Mother Of Four Dupes Her Facebook Lover Of N5m

“…They Didn’t Understand That I Was Using My Work As A Cover For The Emotional Pain I Was Going Through In My Marraige” – Chika Ike

This TBoss’s Short Note Will Remind You, Above All, to Love Yourself

“You Must Have A Purpose In Life That Is Beyond Your Husband. Once That Man Becomes The Centre Of Your Gravity, You Are Finished, You Are Nullified” – Jumoke Adenowo

How Angel Adelaja Is Bringing Remarkable Solutions To Agricultural Challenges In Nigeria

Saturday, June 24, 2017

“Through The Battles, The Storms, The Shallow And High Waters I’ve Remained Steadfast Knowing That I have The Strength Of A Lion” – Tonto Dikeh

“The Biggest Myth People Hold About Marriage Is That They Live Happily Forever After”- Dakore Egbuson-Akande On What Really Makes Marriage Work

“I Am Waiting My Third Arrest So I Can Beat Mrs Funmilayo Kuti’s Record” – Kemi Olunloyo Says As She Is Released From Prison Again

This Groundnut Soup Has A Buttery Texture Yet Has The Naija Feeling!

My Worst Job Interview Ever And How It Changed Me

Friday, June 23, 2017

Toyo Baby Talks About Her Relationship With Funke Akindele-Bello Before The Misunderstanding That Made Her Leave Jenifa’s Diary

How Queen Edet Hopes To Grow Her Crayfish Business Into A Company And Penetrate African Markets

Thursday, June 22, 2017

“I’ve Never Felt Like I Need To Make Decisions Based On My Physical Appearance. I’ve Never Felt Like My Scars Define Me” – Kechi Okwuchi’s TEDxEuston Talk Will Inspire You

In Spite Of Many Near Death Experiences Ese Odeka Ikpe Is A SCD Survivor

​Getting Married Vs. Staying Married 

5 Low Maintenance Hairstyles For Nigerian Working Mums

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Etinosa Idemudia Is Not Understanding Why Some Women Call Themselves KING

Bisola Aiyeola On Why She Could Not Attend University And How She Has Pushed Her Energy Into Using Her Talent

Why Uche Jombo Taking Her Family Off Social Media May Be A Good Thing

How Reni Eddo-Lodge Is Starting A Conversation On Racism Through Her Book, “Why I’m No Longer Talking To White People About Race”

​Help! There Are 25 Kids In My Son’s Class

On TBoss And Kemen’s Reconciliation: Why Do We Put So Much Pressure On Victims To Forgive And Forget Now Now?

Sade Adu Awarded Commander Of The Order Of The British Empire For Her Service To Music

“Just Like You, I Have Cellulites. Just Like You, I Have Stretch Marks. Just Like You, I’ve Nutured Two Babies” – Georgina Onuoha Writes An Open Letter To All Women About Their Bodies

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Chinenye Desire Benjamin Celebrates One Year Anniversary Of Surviving A Cooking Gas Explosion

Woman Rescued During A Raid On Sambisa Forest Runs Back

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On How Luck, Preparedness And Ambition Have Played Important Roles In Her Success

Photographer Khadija Saye Was On The Brink Of International Recognition Before Her Death In The Grenfell Tower Fire

A Brief History Of Alimotu Pelewura -The Uneducated Fish Seller Who Fought For Women’s Right To Vote And Against Taxation

May Chioma Obadi’s Wish For Rapists In Nigeria Come True

Amputee Doris Simon Akonanya Lands A Major Role In New Movie

Two Nigerian Women Listed In Forbes 2017 “Under 30 Brightest, Hungriest And Most Successful Entrepreneurs”

Adeola Olubamiji Is The First Black Woman To Bag A PhD In Biomedical Engineering From University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Better To Be Humiliated And Bitter In A Marriage Than Be Single But Happy And In Peace? – Sonia Ogbonna Is Challenging Women To Know Their Own Worth

Monday, June 19, 2017

An Open Letter To Tonto Dikeh From An In-Law

Pamela Adie Talks About Her Family’s Reaction When She Told Them She Is A Lesbian

How A Little Girl Escaped Being Killed By Her 12 Year-Old Classmate Who Saw Her As Competition

Kidnapper Evans’ Wife Says Her Husband Was Bewitched By His Father’s Second Wife As She Pleads For Mercy 

How I Started My Business: Bunmi Arinbola, Founder Of Elewa Foods

15 Hot Questions For Ibukun Gbemisola Ogunyemi – A Writer

“I Do Not Have Kids. Not One, Not Two And Definitely Not Four” – Kiki Dispels Rumours That She Is A Mother Of Four Children

A Nigerian Working Mums Guide To Working From Home

Sunday, June 18, 2017

“I Showed Up For My Son” – Tonto Dike On Dressing Like A Man To Her Son’s Father’s Day School Event

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Receives 2017 Mary McCarthy Award

Blessing Okagbare’s Wig Falls Off During Long Jump, She Handled It Like A Boss!

Miss Pepeye From Papa Ajasco Speaks On The Importance Of Sex In Marriage

Beauty Queen Accused Of Visa Fraud And Running A Ponzi Scheme

17 Things I’ll Miss When My Kid Is Older: A Father’s List

You Could Stare At These Madam Kofo’s Geles All Day, But Then You’d Miss These Other Gigantic 17!

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Lolo1 Speaks On Her Role As Adaku In Jenifa’s Diary And It’s Similarities With Her Real Life Personality

“Welcome To The World, Kainyechukwu And Kaitochukwu” – Woman Shares The #HalleluyahChallenge Testimony Of The Birth Of Her Twins

Sosoliso Plane Crash Survivor, Kechi Okwuchi Makes It To The Next Round Of American’s Got Talent

“24 Days Of Silence” – Mrs Adeyemo Shares The Story Of Her Son Who Woke Up After 24 Days In Coma

This 24-Year Old Nigerian May Go To Jail In The UK For An Online Dating Scam

Friday, June 16, 2017

“I Have Never Stopped Doing Business Since My Parents Opened A Supermarket For Me At 21-Year-Old” – Iyaba Ojo Says

“I Was The Girl Selling Kerosene By The Bottle In Front Of My Mother’s Shop At Ilasa, While Racking Up By-lines For ThisDay” – BBC Senior Broadcast Journalist

Thursday, June 15, 2017

The High Impact CVs For Nigerian Working Mums

Bolanle Olukanni Shares How She Became Size 8 From Size 14 Without Working Out + Tips On How You Can Do The Same

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Women Petition The Lagos House Of Assembly Over Incessant Harassment By Male Traders At Balogun And Tejuosho Markets

How Juliana Kasumu Is Using ‘Irun Kiko’ To Provide Information On The Important And Sometimes Forgotten Histories That Shaped West Africa

“Being Single At My Age Is Very Challenging And You Never Know It Until You Get There” – Lolo 1 On Being Ready For Marriage Again

FIRST WOMEN: First Nigerian Woman To Become Google Developer Expert

Monday, June 12, 2017

Foluke Daramola Remembers The Special Friendship She Shared Late Moji Olaiya

Two Nigerian Women Emerge Overall Best Students In Their Universities In The US And Ukraine

5 British Women With Nigerian Roots Who Won In The UK Parliamentary Elections

11 Naija Women Share Tips That Will Make Cooking Easy With A Great Difference In Taste

​Help! I’m Married To A Traditional Man!

My Countryside Blessing….

Saturday, June 10, 2017

A Woman’s Warning To Abuja Women About A Certain Mr. P Who Is A Gigolo And A Con Artist

How Bunmi Banjo Is Helping African Youth Become Employable Through Digital Skills For Africa Program

Make This Chocolate Peanut-Butter Parfait A Delicious Part Of Your Weekend

“Money Is Not Coming My Way!” – What Exactly Is Blocking Your Wealth? 

Woman Cries For Justice For Her Daughter Who Died In The House Of An Alhaji

Friday, June 09, 2017

Sosoliso Plane Crash Survivor, Kechi Okwuchi’s Sonorous Performance on America’s Got Talent Got the Audience on Their Feet!!

We Did Not Understand Why People Are Praising This Man For His Post Titled “I Do Not Help My Wife” Until We Read It!

Deborah And Hannah Agboola Turn Heads As They Step Into The Big Brother UK House In Dresses And Gele

90-Year-Old Virgin To Be Immortalised In Ikot Udobia Village

“They Are Just Telling A Lot Of Lies” – Husband Of The Woman Who Died At Magodo Specialist Hospital Refutes Claims Made By The Hospital

Eva Alordiah Shared 20 Random Facts About Her And No. 4 Made Us Say WOW!

This Woman Washed Her Hair With Coca Cola And Said This Happened!

​Sending Your Child To An Expensive School Is No Longer Enough!

Yewande Oyediran Who Was Accused Of Stabbing Her Husband To Death States Her Side Of The Story

Thursday, June 08, 2017

Stephanie Linus’s Powerful Statement In Response to Allegations of Copyright Infringement

Toolz Shares The Most Romantic Thing Her Husband Has Done For Her

What Lota Chukwu Loves And Hates About Kiki In Jenifa’s Diary

Efik Zara’s Violin Covers Of These Nigerian Songs Will Give You All The Feels!

Miss Nigeria Chioma Obiadi Writes Open Letter To Donald Trump On Why Pulling Out Of The Paris Climate Agreement Will Affect The Niger-Delta

“I Believe In Standing Up For Yourself…Just Go Ahead And Defend Yourself Because Nobody Else Will Defend You Better Than Yourself” – Bisola Aiyeola

No Sleep? No Problem: 5-Minute Makeup Tips For Nigerian Working Moms

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

“Hey, Don’t Feel Sad For Me. I Let A Good Man Go, That Must Be A Good Thing No?” – Eva Alordiah On Ending Her 16-Month Engagement

Court Frees The 58-Year-Old Textile Dealer Who Was Arrested For Attempted Suicide On The Third Mainland Bridge

Family, Friends And Fans Turn Out To Mourn As Moji Olaiya Is Laid To Rest

How I Started My Business: Matse Uwatse-Nnoli, Founder Of MatseCooks – A Nigerian And African Food Blog With Some Western Fusions

Funmi Iyanda Answers The Question “Are You Religious, Agnostic or Atheist?”

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Lola Omolola, Founder Of ‘Female In Nigeria’ Facebook Group Celebrated By Mark Zuckerberg In Chicago

The Amazing Story Of Selfless Shirley Who Gave Her Kidney To Save Her Brother’s Life

Chidinma Ekile Speaks On Her Life As A Nigerian Music Artiste

How A Visit To Nigeria Influenced Eghosa Amadin’s Decision To Reject Seven Ivy League Schools

We Are So Here For The Fitness Project Laura Ikeji’s Got Sizzling!

Little-Known Facts About Funke Akindele-Bello’s Inspiring Road to Stardom

Two Chibok Girls Graduate From High School In The US

18-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Becomes The Youngest Person To Graduate From Howard University This Year

Monday, June 05, 2017

I Am A Child Born Of Incest…

Marcellina Akpojotor Oseghale Is Creating Beautiful Portraits Of Women Using Pieces Of Ankara Fabric

How I Am Re-dreaming My Career Goals

Sunday, June 04, 2017

Should Brides Still Expect Wedding Gifts From Friends Who Bought Their Aso-ebi?

Woman Shares How Her Friend Has Been Working Against Her Progress In Her Field Of Work

“I’m So Glad That No One Sold Me The Wrong Father Figure Because I Would Have Quickly Embraced It. God Was The First Father Figure That Was Sold To Me – TY Bello

Toyin Abraham Opening Up About Her Struggle With Depression & Drugs During Her Dark Moments Last Year Will Give You Chills

4 Ways Working Moms Make The Best Team Players

Saturday, June 03, 2017

“I Hate What Women Are Doing To Themselves” – Onyeka Onwenu Speaks Against Indecent Dressing In Music Videos”

Christy Essien Igbokwe’s 4-Year Old Grandchild Singing Her Song “Seun Rere” Will Delight Your Inner Child

Olajumoke Is Sharing Her Story, Experiences, Struggles & Lessons Learned In Her Own Reality Show

The Evolution Of The Natural Hair Movement In Nigeria

We Can’t Help But LOL At This Mother’s Reaction As She Watched Her Son On Who Wants To Be A Millionaire!

Friday, June 02, 2017

Do We Agree with Dr Joe Abah’s Tweets On How To Understand A Woman?

Teachers Arrested For Taking Pupils’ Nails and Blood For Rituals

“Sometimes People Think That You’ve Given Birth And Will Never Bounce Back As Before…It Actually Makes Me Want To Prove You Wrong” – Tiwa Savage

Goat Meat And Potatoes Combine Forces To Make This Epic Pepper Soup!

8 Nigerian Women Who Have Received The Nickelodeon’s Kids Choice Awards And Nominations

How Medina Dugger Is Celebrating The Art Of Nigerian Hair Through Her Chroma Photo Series

Thursday, June 01, 2017

Behind Chigul’s Success And Smiles Is This Amazing Story Of Strength Through The Pains Of Death, Marital Troubles And Rejection By People She Loved

Akwaeke Emezi Wins The 2017 Commonwealth Short Story Prize For Africa