Woman.ng Archive for September 2018

Saturday, September 29, 2018

“Don’t tell lies about a person because you’ve fallen out with them. It’s alright to tell the story, but just make sure you’re being honest about it” – Adaora Mbelu

“I even prayed, God please give me a miscarriage at least. It will make people be more empathetic” – Renee Boateng shares her journey to having a child

“I even prayed, God please give me a miscarriage at least. It will make people be more empathetic. It will soften my story a bit” – Renee Boateng shares her journey to having a child

Friday, September 28, 2018

Three Nigerian Women Who Made It To The 2018 Facebook Community Leadership Program

Wedding Officials Refused To Join This Couple Because Of The NLC Strike

One of Njideka Akunyili Crosby’s Paintings Just Sold For $3 Million in London

Thursday, September 27, 2018

“No One Told Us That Most Times We Had To Give More Than Just Our Brains To Get That Dream Job!” – Ronke Ojo Speaks Out On the Sex-For-Jobs Culture in Nigeria

7 Things We Learnt From Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Conversation With Nigerians

6 Naija Women Tell Us What They Think About Legalizing Abortion

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Three Things We Learnt From Ade Hassan’s Entrepreneurial Journey

Ivie Omoregie: Someone Is Abusing Their Powers! Who You Gonna Call?

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

You Won’t Need a Million Reasons to Fall in Love with These Mesmerizing Agbada Styles

Lola Omolola, Founder Of ‘Female IN’ selected as one of the 100 beneficiaries of the Facebook Community Leadership program

“I have been a victim in the past of allowing Instagram ruin my self-esteem”- Rosy Meurer

Chidiogo Akunyili: Freedom That Comes With Permission

Monday, September 24, 2018

Mofoluwaso Ilevbare: One Thing That Could Be Stopping You From Smashing Your Goals

Sunday, September 23, 2018

She Could Have Bought It, But Instead Lilian Afegbai Worked, Prayed And Waited Until She Got IT!

Saturday, September 22, 2018

This Medical Doctor Shares How She Almost Lost Her Baby Because She Didn’t Want To Have Cesarean Section

With Education, John Mary Wants To Change Her Life Away From The Limitations Of Makoko – The World’s Biggest Floating Slum

Friday, September 21, 2018

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Wins the 2019 Everett M. Rogers Award

Dolapo Badmus Just Had Cause to Sort out a Baby Mama and a Sweet Boy Issue, And Here Is Her Advice to All Young Women

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Her Divorce Saved Her Marriage!

We Mourn ICRC Midwife, Saifura Ahmed Who Was Abducted and Murdered By Boko Haram

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Ivie Omoregie: Is Your Domestic Staff Paying His Tax?

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

23 HOT Questions For Funmi Oyatogun- The CEO And Lead Experience Designer At TVP Adventures

How I Started My Business: Ellena Affah, Lead Hairstylist And Founder Of Natural Hair Rocks

This Is What Eunice Atuejide Will Do If She Does Not Become President In 2019

Chidiogo Akunyili: What Is Love?

Monday, September 17, 2018

5 Common Places Where Your Child Picks Up Germs

How Sola Allyson Get Inspiration For Her Songs and Why She Sings In Yoruba Language

Abisoye Ajayi-Akinfolarin Becomes The First CNN Hero From Nigeria

Five Things We Learnt From Tiyan Alile – The Founder of Nigeria’s First Culinary School

Mofoluwaso Ilevbare: Living A Confident Life Even When Your Circumstances Seem Odd

Sunday, September 16, 2018

On Patriarchy And Why Men Have Much Higher Rate Of Dying By Suicide, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Is So Right!

Saturday, September 15, 2018

How 17-Year Old Sharon Is Using This Ingenious Idea to Help Fishermen in Makoko Get Better Income

This Letter From A Single Mother To Her Son Is The Most Beautiful Thing We Have Read Today

“Why I Resigned From My Job”- Kemi Adeosun

Friday, September 14, 2018

How Cabbage Leaves Help to Reduce Breast Engorgement

Genevieve Nnaji Talks About Her History-Making Movie ‘Lionheart’ On CNN

This Is Why Ara Thunder Decided To Pick Up And Own The Talking Drum

Thursday, September 13, 2018

A Woman’s Sweat-No-Small-Stuff Guide to Having a Marriage Free of Drama

Betty Irabor’s No Bullshit Guide To Living Your Life In a Society That Judges You Based On What You Have

4 Wrong Words To Say To Anyone Who Is Grieving – If You Know, You Know

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Mariam Kayode’s Journey To Becoming The Youngest AMVCA ‘Best Actress’ Nominee

These Things Mo Abudu Tell Herself Is All You Need To Start Your Day Everyday

Ivie Omoregie: Divorce Settlement In Nigeria And The Concept Of Spousal Maintenance

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

How To Darken Grey Hair With Black Tea Within One Month

Things They Don’t Tell You about Marriage; Sex, Friends & All

Chidiogo Akunyili: My Truths

Monday, September 10, 2018

Are You Sometimes Shy Of Charging For Your Services? Then This Is For You

Simi Shares The Real Story Behind The Success Of Her “Simisola” Album

35 Women In Their 30s Share One Critical Life Lesson They Have Learnt

Mofoluwaso Ilevbare: 3 Ways To Handle Crucial Conversations

Sunday, September 09, 2018

Uriel Oputa’s Mom Is Cancer Free Even When Some Doctors Didn’t Think She Would Make It

This Yam Pepper Soup Is Perfect For A Cold Rainy Day

Genevieve Nnaji’s “Lionheart” Becomes the First Netflix Original Film from Nigeria

Saturday, September 08, 2018

Secondary School Teacher wins 2018 BBC Hausa’s Women’s Writing competition

Linda Ikeji’s Slam-Dunk Open Letter To Her Staff Who Was Accused Of Rape

Friday, September 07, 2018

Nothing Goes For Nothing! Three Women Share What They Do To Get and Keep a Sugar Daddy

A Closer Look at Modupeola Fadugba’s Socially Engaging Multi-media Art

Thursday, September 06, 2018

This Is for Women Who Say “I Believe in Equality But I’m Not a Feminist”

A Collection of Personal Stories about Nigerian Men’s Experiences of Sexual Abuse

First Women: First Women: Constance Afiong Ekong Is the First Nigerian Woman to Open a Private Art Gallery and Hold a Solo Art Exhibition

These Widows Make a Living by Crying At the Funerals of Strangers

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Nigerian Parent Arrested In Wisconsin after Their Teenage Son Died and another Child Was Hospitalized During a Religious Fast

Woman Shares the Real, Honest Truth on the Toughest Part of Being a Single Mother

Anthos House: A Unique School for Children with Special Educational Needs (SEN) Opens In Nigeria

2019 Presidential Aspirant Eunice Atuejide Answers the Question “Should Homosexuality be a Crime in Nigeria?”

Bukola Lameed Explains How Family, Church & Culture Downplay Child Sexual Abuse And Domestic Violence

Here Are The 8 Women Who Won AMVCA This Year!

Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Chioma Akpotha, Ufuoma Mcdermott, Uche Jombo, Omoni Oboli and Chioma Omeruah Take Dubai!

“Submission is not in my dictionary and I define my culture”- Eniola Hundeyin

That Severe Nausea In Pregnancy May Not Just Be Morning Sickness, It Could Be Hyperemesis Gravidarium! Temi Randle Helps Us Understand It Better

How Motherhood Is Making Tonto Dikeh Eat Her Own Words

A Brief History of Baba Of Karo- A Hausa Woman Who Grew Up In 19th Century Pre-Colonial Nigeria

12 Women Entrepreneurs Share How They Got The Capital To Start Their Businesses

Chidiogo Akunyili: Dance To The Music Of Your Life

Monday, September 03, 2018

23 Years Later, Here Is Her Triplets!

Anyone Who’s Lost a Parent Will Relate to Mercy Johnson-Okojie Talking About Her Late Mother on Her Birthday

Dear Single Woman, Please Read Every Word of This Marriage Advice from Ibukun Awosika

Mofoluwaso Ilevbare: Are Your Words Building Or Crashing Your Home?

Sunday, September 02, 2018

Rita Dominic, Ireti Doyle, Bisola Aiyeola, Fathia Williams and Many More — What Your Favorite Celebrities Wore To AMVCA

What Married Men Did To Me – True Confession