Gender parity, equity resonate as women reject discrimination
Women have called for an equitable society devoid of discrimination to enable them thrive.
On Buhari’s ‘body language’ and students’ abduction
Kinesics is a field in the communication firmament that specialises in “body language.” Body language involves the use of eye contact, hand gesture
Owonikoko, Yesufu, others bag Martin Luther King award
Olusola Owonikoko, Aisha Yesufu and eight others have been awarded for devoting time and energy to improve the lives of others by becoming beacons of light within their communities. The 10 awardees were recognized for demonstrating Dr. King’s spirit and legacy through their dedication and contributions in Africa during the maiden edition of the virtual…
Aisha Yesufu doesn’t fit in, and that’s why she fits in
Two things that aren’t supposed to go together: bread and noodles. But if you do summon courage and with that audacity venture into the unknown, you are likely to find taste buds surprised.
Campaigners set to elect leaders as police urge halt to violence
The #EndSARS protesters are set to elect their leaders across the country, just few days after President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech, which has been widely censured for its content.
#EndSARS: Aisha Yesufu warns protesters against distraction, division
Nigerian activist Aisha Yesufu has urged youths not to get distracted in their protest against police brutality in the country. "Please don't get distracted over this issue of who is this - eyes on the goal - forget the distraction," Yesufu said in a video on Wednesday. "There is nothing to go into fighting mood…
From Twitter to the streets ... How Nigerian youths won #EndSARS war
It was a victory for social media and its users yesterday as the Nigeria Police Force buckled under the pressure of days of sustained #EndSARS trend, campaign and protests.
Black Lives Matter Voices Solidarity With #EndSARS Protests
As waves of #EndSARS protests against police brutality sweep across the nation, local and international bodies and celebrities alike have continued to raise awareness for the movement. U.S based social movement, Black Lives Matter yesterday raised it voice in support of the #EndSARS protest. Quoting a Twitter clip of Aisha Yesufu, the official handle for…
Aisha Yesufu: The Voice Of Humanity
The third sentence in her Twitter bio is direct and unambiguous - You would either love me or hate me and either one is perfectly okay! Often maligned for her stance on national issues in Nigeria by pro-government voices, she is not a run-off-the-mill activist. Her penchant for naming names has earned her truckloads of…
Coalition faults Ezekwesili, Yesufu over alleged secret burial of soldiers
A Coalition Against Terrorism and Extremism (CATE) has flayed an allegation that soldiers killed by Boko Haram were secretly buried.Former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, and her co-convener of BringBackOurGirls (BBOG), Aisha Yesufu were alleged to have made the accusation.
Ezekewesli's one-man march halted by security operatives
A former Nigerian Minister one-man protest was Tuesday halted by security men attached to presidential villa. Oby Ezekwezili, a former minster of Education and co-covener of Bring Back our Girls Group, was on a one-man march on the Nigerian state house, Abuja to protest the killings of 100 persons by suspected herdsmen in plateau communities…