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African Woman

25 Mar 2018
Patriarchy has never been fair to women; it always decides what should factor, where, what to do and when. Nigerian women have, however, fought against patriarchy with their words and actions. The feminist rise took a different dimension a couple of years ago when the likes of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie began advocating for equality. But,…
2 Aug 2016
For decades, the narrative around women on the continent focused on docile, oppressed and second class gender. History from the continent, more or less ...
18 Jun 2016
I was told I was great from the day I could comprehend meaning of words, I was taught to excel and lead even in the household. I grew up with 5 brothers and 3 sisters and each one of us felt like a leader in our own capacity.


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There are growing signs that major oil producers led by Saudi Arabia and Russia are considering slashing production further when they meet on Sunday in a bid to prop up prices.
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China's defence minister warned Sunday against establishing NATO-like military alliances in the Asia-Pacific, saying they would plunge the region into a "whirlpool" of conflict.
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The Nigeria High Commissioner to Trinidad and Tobago, Abubakar Ibrahim, National Leader, Foursquare Gospel Church Nigeria, Rev. Sam Aboyeji, others have congratulated Dr. Osaren Emokpae, on his installation as the first President and National Leader, Foursquare Church Trinidad and Tobago.