Ladies, see our lives on these streets… Just two months ago, we were the cream of the crop, nails done, hair done, everything did. Getting bi-weekly pedicures,waxes and deep conditioning treatments was such a given, the idea that it would be taken away from us seemed almost laughable, and yet, again: We spoke to 6 […]
We are living in insane times. When I’m not thinking about the fact that coronavirus might just wipe out half the world’s population, my mind drifts to more mundane things. Like when next will I be able to get a pedicure or get my hair done? Turns out I’m not the only one. Amidst all […]
This week I talk to a 20-year old lady who in her own words ‘just wants to vent’. Hi there! I’m not sure if this is an actual problem. Especially right now. It’s like there are people dying o Funke* and this is what you are talking about. Lol, I haven’t even asked anything yet. […]
One of my favourite stories is the one in which man and woman were created as one being. With four arms, four legs and a head made up of two faces. Then Zeus pulled a Zeus and split us into separate parts. Condemning us to spend the rest of our lives looking for our other […]
Last year I had an interview with a woman who had had four abortions and regretted none of them. For International Women’s Day, we decided to reshare all of the interviews from last year. A couple of days after this interview went live I got an email from the woman in this interview. The title […]
We know taking care of your hair during a lock down sounds like a complicated chore, but it really isn’t.
A good number of the most common Nigerian stereotypes about women are simply misogynistic opinions that hold no water and need to be addressed.
“Why are you single?” ranks high on the list of silly and annoying questions, and we have 7 answers that are very well suited.
Introducing boyfriend to parents is almost always a very delicate venture. There are a gazilion things that could go wrong but we are here to guide you through it.
Some of the things Nigerian men do when relating with women are subtly misoginystic and extremely annoying. We made a list of the most recurring ones.
We don’t talk enough about workplace sexual harassment, and because we don’t talk about it, we don’t know what to do when it happens. It’s important to be properly armed with knowledge as a working woman in Nigeria. That’s why we’re sharing some tips on what to do when you face workplace sexual harassment. Get […]
To paint a picture of the workplace sexual harassment problem in Nigeria, we asked five women to describe how it feels to face harassment in their jobs.
My favourite thing about Nigerian women is everything they’re doing to defeat the patriarchy. Let’s list some of the steps they’ve taken recently shall we?
People with acne have to deal with a lot. Why add unsavory remarks about people’s skin to this unending list of tasking efforts?
It often seems like being fat invites random people to talk about our skins. Here’s a list of things we need to stop saying to fat women.
What will you find in a Nigerian mother’s bag or purse? The whole world that’s what. From tissue to needle and thread, there’s no predicting it.
Is there anything worse than having an irregular menstrual cycle? Scratch that, is there anything worse than having an irregular menstrual cycle and being sexually active. We’ll give you five minutes to think. Irregular Menstrual cycles occur when the usual 24 -28 day rule doesn’t apply to certain women or having a period outside of […]
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