The Misconceptions of a Feminist

When talking about feminism, you’re bound to get mixed reactions. Some people will applaud the word. Others might roll their eyes and hiss. This is all dependent on the environment you happen to find yourself in. Now, I can’t speak for every feminist woman or man out there so I’m speaking for myself. This is […]

My Advice To The Frustrated Teenager

I’ve been reminiscing about my past as I watched old high school videos of being inducted into the National Honors Society. I watched the videos of the graduation ceremony, speaking as the Salutatorian of Westhill Institute. Going back and watching these videos makes me smile and also cringe because I can remember those days. I […]

Five Tips on How to Be Focused

There’s a constant word that most people have used to describe me, it’s “focused.” People always tell me that they admire that I’m focused and do what I say I’ll do. Being focused is just a part of my personality and it’s helped me. Being focused has helped me to be productive and remain motivated […]

The TAG Initiative Talk on Impact of Sexual Abuse on Mental Health

I attended the Train A Girl Initiative Talk on the Impact of Sexual Abuse on Mental Health. I attended this talk through Mentally Aware Organization. I would like to share what I learned, as well as discuss my thoughts on sexual abuse. For the talk, the speakers included Bukky Shonibare, the founder of Girl Child […]

Six Floral Looks To Try

When it comes to my style, there is one thing that remains constant and it is my love for floral wear. It might be my nature-loving personality but I just can’t get enough clothes with flowers and leaves on them.  You can check out my favorite floral looks below. The Maxi Floral Dress Maxi Dresses […]

Why You Should Shop for Ankara Material

Living in Abuja can be quite expensive. You can spend amounts such as 5,000, 10,000 or more naira quickly. That’s why we have to be cautious with our spending. Looking good doesn’t mean it’s worth being broke. That’s one of the reasons why I shop for Ankara wear. It is affordable, has a unique style […]

How To Build Your Brand and Get Paid For It

On a Saturday morning, the Sisters Network held a book reading at Maison The Cafe in Abuja. The book discussed was “Little Black Book: A Toolkit for Working Women,” written by Otegha Uwagba. Sisters Network is a network for female entrepreneurs and professionals. Their mission is to Inspire, Impact and Influence. They aspire to become […]

Sekinat Sanni on Creating a Platform of Empowerment

Sekinat Sanni is an entrepreneur who started her journey to entrepreneurship through her blog. Her blog at SekinaSanni is a channel that is aimed at empowering, influencing and coaching women and men. Her site is geared towards embracing personal development and self-growth globally. In addition to personal development, she’s also interested in the field of […]

To the Nigerian Woman

To the Nigerian Woman, In spite of what our society and culture emphasizes, let’s remember, we are not solely defined by marital status. Marriage is a great bond and commitment made for lifelong companionship, not the ultimate conquest. For the mothers, regardless of what you hear, believe that having the girl first or only girls […]

3 Things I Like About the Jumpsuit

I’m such a fan of wearing jumpsuits. I have one in black, red, blue, polka-dots and black and white African prints. I will most likely purchase more in other colors. Jumpsuits are sort of my favorite outfit and here are the reasons why. It’s Flexible One of my favorite things about the jumpsuit is that you […]