My mother always used this analogy in the context of marriage, as she encouraged me to get married while I was young and “in full bloom”. I never paid much attention to this but as my sessions with Kola my therapist intensified, I began to see it in another light.
Patriarchy, stereotypes hinder women’s advancement ’
This was the thrust of discussion at a women leaders summit organized by the Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC) with the theme: “Women in the Changing World; Being Bold for Change.”
Time to live life in 3D?
If social media is not paying your bills, then for the love of God and all things that are holy, put down that darned phone and focus on real life.
Health conditions that cause chronic kidney disease
If you have too much bad cholesterol, it can build up in the vessels that carry blood into and out of your kidneys, and that can affect how well they work. It also makes you more likely to have high blood pressure and diabetes.
When she decides not to catch the Mrs. Fever
So it isn’t surprising that people are hit with a respectable dose of shock when they hear a woman say she’d rather remain unmarried than married. After the shock hits, a lot of these people tend to jump into one conclusion; she’s a slut.
Women… Beyond the body parts
With another International Women’s Day gone and done, it is hard not to think about a couple of debates that have taken the social media by storm last week. Debates involving British PM Theresa May...
Does the end justify the means?
“Oh, Yes! I think that you have to adopt this philosophy sometimes when it concerns the raising of children,” says a woman that I know. She explains; “I still remember a graduation day, many years past-it seems such a long time ago.
“Dear women, greater is that which we are called to be than which has held us down from becoming’’ -Enari Ofoegbu, founder
The Confident Woman Network Enari Ofoegbu is an epitome of strength. She is a television content Producer, founder and CEO of SheBossTV, Creative Director of Aria Eden Luxe; a fashion brand...
Though tribe and tongue may differ: Managing diversity in Nigeria
Today, our youth face an uncertain future, one that is marked by the debris of broken dreams, journeys started but not completed or disrupted. We often fear to do something new because it has never been done before.
Amazing Amazon Initiative takes campaign against rape and sexual violence to secondary schools in Nigeria
"In our society women are defined as inferior and the right to dominate them is considered the essence of maleness itself."