Fashion designer redesigns the Nigerian child’s future

Abuses on the Nigerian child tend to be perpetuated by a combination of gaps in public policy, religion, culture and economics. For Asandia Hogan, initiator of The Naija Pikin, these are unforgivable and avoidable lapses.  Asandia Hogan is the founder of The … read more



Women risk health damages to regain their virginity

The widespread practice of restoring a woman’s virginity through the use the alum stone is a phenomenon worth mentioning. The practice is associated with serious health risks . A marriage ceremony. (Photo:  flickrhivemind.net) Liliane Ndangue, a France 24 observer in … read more



Meriam Ibrahim gave birth to her baby girl

Currently, there is an ongoing conversation, on whether Sudan will free Meriam Ibrahim or not. In the midst of this tragic situation, Ibrahim gave birth to a healthy girl named Maya. Meriam Ibrahim was forced to give birth with her … read more



Spotlight on Nigeria’s educational system

When many discuss Nigeria’s educational system, it is usually with disgust or despair. The general consensus is one of hopelessness. Irene Bangwell, the founder of Handz and Mindz Ltd who chose to reject the resigned tone many have now adopted, … read more



Egalité pour les femmes, c’est le progrès pour tous!

Célébrée chaque année le 8 Mars, le thème de la Journée internationale de la femme 2014 est intitulé  “L’égalité pour les femmes, c’est le progrès pour toutes et tous.” En effet, c’est en décembre 1977 que l’Assemblée générale des Nations … read more



5 Reasons to be Nigerian

Nigerians may be notorious over the internet coming up with new ways to scam unsuspecting victims. There might also be news reports about terrorist attacks in Northern Nigeria but don’t let all these negativity give you a closed mind set … read more