Woman.ng Archive for July 2017

Sunday, July 30, 2017

FGM: Why Won’t I Cut My Daughter?

Ever Wondered Why Some Men Are Not Comfortable Buying Lingeries For Their Wives? This Man Shares A Personal Experience

Young Nigerian Mother And Donor Campaigner Dies of Leukaemia After Bone Marrow Transplant

“For Everytime Your Heart Whispered The Word ‘Twins’…Now You Know What He Meant” – TY Bello’s Heartfelt Note To Ibidun Ighodalo

Maria Ude Nwachi Has Some Not So Gentle Words For Women Who Use Bleaching Creams

On Why Some Nigerian Women Don’t Like Telling People Their Expected Due Date

Aderonke Odumosu Shares How Surviving Gas Explosion Has Helped Her To See Life In A Different Perspective

We Are Nobody’s Mate! Nigeria Wins At The Jollof Festival In The United States

Kemi Baldenoch Speaks On Living The British Dream As The Saffron Walden’s First-Ever Female Member Of Parliament

6 Naija Women Tell Us Their Instagram Fraud Stories And How To Identify A Fake Business Page

How Grace Ogiehor-Enoma Is Tackling The High Rate Of Domestic Violence Against Nigerian Nurses In America

Saturday, July 29, 2017

What The Traditional Council Said About The Case Of The 70-Year-Old Widow Who Was Fined And Publicly Ridiculed For Having Sex With A 30-Year-Old Man

“God Will Not Give Me Illness That I Will Be Spending 800k On” – Halima Abubakar Debunks Fake News About Her Health

Nigerian Couple Explain The Horror They Will Face If They Are Deported Back To Nigeria From Iceland

Bride-To-Be Shares How She Knew She Would Marry Her Husband Before They Even Started Dating

Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Becomes An Independent Non-Executive Director Of Standard Chatered PLC

Friday, July 28, 2017

No Owambe This Saturday? Time To Satisfy Your Chicken Addiction With This Juicy Roasted Whole Chicken

How To Look Chic On The Cheap: Naija Style

Thursday, July 27, 2017

We Are Gingered By One Of The Smartest Business Moves Betty Irabor Made In The Earliest Years Of Genevieve Magazine

When Adesua Etomi Finally Shows Her Physical Side…

Dakore Egbuson-Akande Shares Her Thoughts On Gender Equality In Nigeria

This Is What Makes These Four Women In The Fashion And Beauty Industry Powerful!

“I Loved Him, I Wanted It To Work. He Kept Saying Sorry” – Tonto Dikeh Lends Her Voice To The Campaign Against Domestic Violence

Bolatito Sowunmi On The Real Reason She Had To Move On From Being Miss Pepeye On Papa Ajasco Series

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

“It Is Not Olajumoke The Bread Seller But Olajumoke The Hair Dresser!” – Olajumoke Speaks On Her Life Before The Lagos Hustle In New Vlog

Mama Blessing Agboli’s Advice To Christian Women Who Are Abused By Their Husbands Is A Breath Of Fresh Air

“When I Stopped Struggling And Agonizing About Everything…Things Began To Fall In Place” – Betty Irabor On Why You Need To Practice Gratitude

15 HOT Questions For Farida Adamu – A Writer And Researcher

The Doctors Said Her Father Will Not Live Long Enough To Attend Her Wedding But By A Miracle, He ‘Wheeled’ Her Down The Aisle

The Doctors Said Her Father Will Not Live Long Enough To Attend Her Wedding But By A Miracle, He ‘Wheeled’ Her Down The Isle

You’ll Be Amazed By How Zainabeu Hamayaji Hid Her Eldest Daughter From Boko Haram For Nine Months

What Shall We Say Of These Single Women Told To Choose The Men They Like During A Church Service?

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Monica Ambrose Has A Word For Those Doubting Her Ability To Contest For Presidency In 2019

“I Still Tell People That If I Win A Lottery, The First Thing I’m Gonna Do Something To Is These Boobies” – Mo Fayose Speaks On Boob Confidence

Monday, July 24, 2017

Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Answers The Question “Will You Forgive Your Husbad If He Cheats On You?”

Why Olori Wuraola Ogunwusi Is Interested In Getting Justice For Victims Of Domestic Violence And Sexual Abuse

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Eucharia Anunobi Is Speaking Against The Wickedness Some General Overseers Do To Their Assistant Pastors

Tboss On Why We Should All Be Kind To One Another

Saturday, July 22, 2017

We Don’t Get It. Why Would This Old Widow Be Fined And Publicly Ridiculed For Having Sex With A Younger Man?

Everything We Know So Far About Halima Abubakar’s Fibroid Surgery, Complications And Journey To Recovery

This Apple Cake Is Here To Love You Richly And Tenderly After Such A Long Week!

Getting Pregnant And Changing Times (A.K.A Mind Your Own Business!)

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Malala Yousafza Demands That Nigerian Government Should Declare A State Of Emergency In The Education Sector

How To Get Over A Heartbreak Or Break Up

Lepacious Bose Flips The ‘Watch The War Room’ Narrative To Make Men Know How It Feels To Be With An Adulterous Spouse

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Between Funke Adesiyan And Her Fans On If All Men Cheat

Ronke Lawal Tells Why Your Friends Are Not Your Customers

A Brief History Of Adunni Oluwole – The Human Rights Activist Who Fought For Workers During The General Strike In 1945

Lizzy Oraya Shares The One Important Thing She Believes Keeps A Marriage Intact

Video Of 10 Women Begging To Be Rescued From Boko Haram Surfaces

Wife Murders Husband Just Because She Felt Like Doing So

This Reaction Is Typical Of Every Naija Mother Who Is Seeing Her Son After A Year Of Being Away

Anita Okoye Gives Us a Glimpse Into Her Twins’ Birth Story

Tonto Dikeh On What Being Born Again Means To Her

Obianuju Ekeocha On Why She Thinks Contraceptives Is Not A Lifeline Out Of Poverty In Africa

14-Year-Old Housemaid Recounts How She Was Raped By The Couple She Worked For

Omoni Oboli On What She Would Do Differently If She Were To Start Her Career Again

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Adaku Efuribe Talks About Her Experience With Hay Fever and Shares Tips on How to Manage the Symptoms

Woman Arrested For Staging Her Own Kidnap Because She Wants Husband To Take Her To America

Woman Shares How Her Daughter Had Night Terror Due To A Medication Prescribed By A Pharmacist

Chioma Ukonu, Co-Founder And COO Of Recycle Points Comes Second Place At The 2017 Chivas Venture Competition

Monday, July 17, 2017

Lolo Cynthia Talks About Female Condoms And How It Is Used

Two Women Die Hours Within Each Other After Childbirth At A Prophetess House In Cross River

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Yemi Alade Performs ‘Charliee’ In Session At Maida Vale For DJ Edu On BBC Radio 1Xtra

Fisayo Longe Bares Her Mind On What Women Can Achieve If They Are Not Limited By Age-Related Pressure From The Society

This Story About Rita Dominic’s Humility Will Make You Love Her Even More

Nigerian Woman Accused Of Bigamy By Her Husband Finally Wins Court Case

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Woman Denied Asylum In The UK Despite Claims That Her Daughter Will Be Subjected To Female Genital Mutilation If She Returns To Nigeria

Omoni Oboli Becomes One Of Toronto International Film Festival’s Ambassadors

“The Hardship Here Is More Comfortable Than The Pleasure In Nigeria” – Nigerian In Diaspora Tells Ufedo Sunshine Why They Don’t Want To Come Back Home

This Easy To Make Spicy Fish Stew Is The Answer To Your Rice, Pasta, Yam And Plantain This Weekend

Friday, July 14, 2017

“I Am Raising Kings And You Will Be Proud” – Omoni Oboli Writes To Her Future Daughter-In-Law

Get The Lowdown On Olajumoke Orisaguna’s Exciting Life On Her New Vlog!

How Florence Abu Was Trafficked To Russia For Prostitution By Her Pastor

Dr. Ify Aniebo On How Nigerians Are Missing Out On Major Scientific Collaborations With Western Institutions

Conversations On Dencia’s Comment About Women Who Conceive Through IVF And Say It Is A Miracle

Jodie’s Open Letter Is Filled with Encouragement for Parents of Special Needs Children

15-Year Old Whitney Osuigwe Is Carving A Niche For Herself In Junior Tennis

Turn On Your Heart Light

Let This Lemon Butter Chicken Fill Your Friday Evening With Flavors!

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Celebrating The W Initiative at 3

The Astonishing Stories Of The 11 Youngest Mothers In The World

“Instead Of Killing Your Partner Or Rendering The Person Disabled, Do Yourself A Favour By Walking Out Of That Marriage” – Mercy Aigbe

​Mothers And Our Mental Load

Uche Ogbodo On Why You Need To Take A Chill Pill Before You Vent About Your Relationship On Social Media

“In My Life, Every Disappointment Has Become A Blessing, Every Challenge Has Turned Into Breakthrough” – Lara George

Kasope Ladipo-Ajai Shares Her Dream For The Future Of Nigerian Food

24-Year Old Model Dubbed ‘Queen Of Dark’ Is Teaching Women To Be Comfortable In Their Own Skin

How I Started My Business: Mmachukwu Omonode, Founder Of Mahauty Health – An Outfit Promoting The Health Of Infants, Young Children, Pregnant Women & Nursing Mothers

FIRST WOMEN: First Nigerian Woman To Become An Air Hostess

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Of The Lion King, The Jackals, The Hyenas And The Weaker Animals – Here Is The Aisha Buhari’s Parable That’s Got Everyone Talking

Niniola Apata Discusses Her Fashion Style, Music And Major Influences

Months After Being Rescued From Abandonment, Esther And Her Daughter Prepare To Go Back To School

How Saudat Salami Turned Her Idea Into A Booming Business Using Facebook

A Little About Morin Oluwole – The Head of Luxury, Facebook & Instagram

Nnedi Okorafor’s ‘Who Fears Death’ In Early Development As HBO TV Series

How Uloma Hired Hitman To Kill Her Newlywed Husband For His $131,000 Life Insurance

Despite Being Setback For Two Years After A Trailer Accident, Grace Anyim Is The Best Graduating Student Of Her Faculty

This Is What The Lekki Flood Did To A Couple On Their Wedding Day!

Jemima Osunde Expresses Her Disappointment At The Event That Played Out When She Assisted Some Accident Victims On Eko Bridge

The Isha Sesay’s Testimony Many Nigerians Wish They Can Also Share

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Dr. Lattisha Shares Her Journey To Becoming An Orthopedic Hand And Upper Extremity Surgeon After Many People Told Her NO

“I Love My Country. I Can Die For My Country, But I Can’t Do It Alone” – Mocheddah

“I May Have Lost A Leg But I Gained A New Life” – Woman Shares How She Never Valued Her Birthday Until She Battled For Her Life

The Mother And Son Dance That Shows Abike Dabiri-Erewa Is Definitely A TurnUp Mum

The Curious Case Of The 16 Female Police Officers Abducted By Boko Haram Terrorists

Doctor Okolo Oteri Eme Was Overpaid Her Arrears By 2.1 Million Naira. She Refunded It

NDLEA Laments The Rate Of Drug Abuse By Married Women And Young Girls In Borno State

Sandra Musujusu Is Working On Substitute Treatment For Breast Cancer

Funmi Iyanda Answers The Question “How Do I Overcome Loss?”

Christian Woman Who Observed Ramadan With The Muslims Preaches One Love

Now We Know Why Eniola Aluko, The Nigerian-British Football Star Making History In England Cannot Play For Nigeria

Monday, July 10, 2017

Lessons From Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde On Staying True To Yourself And Living Within Your Means

How 8-Year Old Girl Suffering From Kidney Infection Got The Help She Needed

“There Are Better Ways To Approach A Situation…Abuse And Violence Isn’t One” – Tonto Dikeh

Five Women Arrested For Kidnapping And Selling A Three-Year Old Boy

Sunday, July 09, 2017

Iyabo Ojo Speaks On Motherhood And The Importance Of Having Open Discussions With Teenage Children

Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Answers The Question “Was Your Husband Comfortable With Your Sex Scenes In Alter Ego?”

What Uzo Aduba’s Mother Told Her When She Wanted To Change Her Native Name Is Something We Can Relate With

Nigerian Model Elizabeth Ayodele Is A Cheerleader In LOVE Magazine’s Debut Video

Saturday, July 08, 2017

“My Purpose Has Always Been To Use My Strength For Those That I Think Are Weaker Than I Am” – Oby Ezekewsili

It Is Impossible Not To Be Charmed By The Film Adaptation Of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Short Story “On Monday Of Last Week”

“How A Girl Booked Me To Do Her Makeup Just To Get My Man” – Twitter User

Naomi’s Jealous Best Friend Poured Acid On Her, But She Isn’t Letting The Scars Define Her

Toni Payne On Why We Need To Stop Divorce Shaming Women

“We Blame The Woman For Everything. Her Marriage Didn’t Work Equals She’s In No Position To Talk About Marriage” – Toke Makinwa Speaks On The Culture Of Shaming Victims

Omotola Jalade Ekeinde Speaks On Why She Has Been Doing A Lot Of Activism

Fatima Oyiza Ademoh Emerges The Winner Of The Young Energy Leader Award

Friday, July 07, 2017

Anyone Who Says They Have Only One Life To Live Must Not Know How To Read A Book

Wednesday, July 05, 2017

“Guys Be Weary Of Using Uber. I Could Have Been Killed” – Another Woman Shares Her Personal Experience With An Uber Driver In Lagos

A Little Thank-You Note To All The Hardworking, Committed And Dedicated Teachers

How Morenike Olaosebikan Is Advocating For Social Justice Through The Arts For Zero HIV

An Open Letter To Ogun State Governer On The Rise In Teenage Prostitution In Abeokuta

Esther Kiobel Is Suing Shell For The 1995 Execution Of Her Husband

Lizzy John Black Shares The Testimony Behind The Birth Of Her Son

Chika Ike Celebrates Acceptance To Harvard Business School After Trying For Five Years

Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Nneka Ogwumike, WNBA Most Valuable Player In 2016 Shares Her Struggles As A Woman Playing Basketball

An Interview With Omobolanle Adigun And Adebisi Oyedele – The Young Comediennes Making Hilarious Comedy Skits Inspired By Yoruba Movies

Dr. Ozak Esu Listed Among Telegraph’s ”Top 50 Women In Engineering Under 35″

Tomisin Ogunnubi, One Of Nigeria’s Youngest Andriod App Developers Graduates With 15 Awards

5 Things To Know About Lateefat Oyeleye Abiola – The Best Graduating Medical Student In Ukraine

Monday, July 03, 2017

More About The 5-Months Pregnant Athlete Who Ran During The 2017 USA Track & Field Championships

Kim Kardashian West Reacts To Jackie Aina’s Review Of Her New Makeup Line

Sunday, July 02, 2017

Tonto Dikeh, Mercy Aigbe, Sola Sobowale Join Olori Wuraola’s March Against Domestic Violence

Saturday, July 01, 2017

Here’s One Thing Waje Would Have Been Doing If She Had Not Done Music

How This Young Woman Escaped Being Raped By Uber Driver In Lagos

Pastor Gang-raped and Stabbed In the Womb on Her Wedding Day Shares Her Amazing Story of Restoration and Turnaround

Bukola Bolarinwa Receives Queens Young Leaders Award From The Queen Of England

“Why Will A Man Who Obviously Beat His Wife Try So Much To Deny What He Did?” – Mercy Aigbe Says As Her Husband Secretly Begs Her But Publicly Denies Beating Her

16-Year-Old Pregnant Victim Of Boko Haram Reveals What She Tells People Who Threatens To Kill Her Baby If She Births A Boy

Married Woman Pours Acid On Teenage Girl Because Of A Dream She Had

“We Had To Drink Our Own Pee To Survive” – Woman Who Survived The Sahara Desert For 10 Days Recounts Her Ordeal

This Is One Thing Omotola Jalade Ekeinde Thinks Will Significantly Reduce Domestic Violence In Nigeria