Another type of marital burden…
His message made me realise that the real marital burden is embedded in a spouse’s attitude and not necessarily in the circumstances of their lives.
Two to tango?
“Joanna* met Ibrahim on the way back home after the school holidays. He was a primary school teacher and 12 years her senior.
Siju Iluyomade: Building Nigeria's human capital - The Arise story
On Saturday, October 26, 2019, the Arise Women’s Conference will hold again. It will be the 11th edition in 11 years. The theme this year is Bloom. For the Founder, Promoter and convener of Arise Women, Dr Siju Iluyomade known simply as Siju, for this posh lawyer, “it is time for women to Arise and…
Seasons of hiddenness
Have you ever felt hidden, overlooked in plain sight, almost concealed from the world? Doubtless, we’ve all had those seasons where we’ve felt, no matter how hard we grind, how much we struggle, how mental our hustle is, we don’t seem to be getting anywhere.
Your lane. your race. your pace.
A while ago, I got the chance to have a short chat with one of the women in the Her Network community who felt “stuck” and “unaccomplished” compared to her peers. She lamented and, in her words, said: “I feel like I haven’t accomplished anything...
Why parents should agree on discipline method
Discipline is a method of getting obedience or regulating behaviour. It is usually enforced to ensure strict compliance to rules and regulations or even basic etiquette and manners...
The beast of ‘not enoughness’!
In this day and age, it’s easy to put your worth on an imaginary scale to measure it occasionally, based on how everyone else sees you, but yourself.
NBA, UN advocate national conversation on gender inclusiveness, girl child education, others
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has called for conversation and action around gender inclusion on a national scale, specifically within the justice sector.
This thing called fame
A lot of people want to be famous with the belief that fame generates recognition, affluence, and happiness. This is partially true because fame does bestow recognition but it doesn’t automatically translate to financial success.