women empowerment

Guest Post: Sexual Violence Against Women Won’t Stop…Not Anytime Soon

Thinking back, one can only wonder how we got to this point. It is no longer strange to scroll through media channels and hear one news about violence of one form or another against the female gender. This is nothing new, but the recent trend is far more alarming. To combat this, various groups have […]

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Prose Poetry: Ngozi’s Crazy Pursuit of Freedom

A prose poetry about a fictional character I created: Ngozi and her quest for freedom.

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Girl Chat: How to Speak Up for Yourself

In the past, I’ve been a passive person. If someone offends or upsets me, I might not say anything. I let it go. I was that way because I don’t like confrontation. I was that way because it’s easier. Also, I would get caught up in wanting others to have the right impression of me […]

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How To Love Our Imperfect & Beautiful Body Exactly As It Is

Growing up, I was insecure. How I looked played a part in my insecurities. When I was in elementary and junior high school, I was often the tallest girl in my class. I hated that.  I remember a student made a comment that I was so tall. I would then slouch to appear shorter than […]

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The Inspiring Advice from Lafiya Lifestyle Expo

I attended Lafiya Lifestyle Expo by She Leads Africa at Sarius Plametum in Abuja. It was an interactive event where several topics were discussed. There were talks and discussions on the art of balancing your work and personal life. There were talks on how to be healthy and how to build and establish your business […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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To the Nigerian Woman

My messeage to the Nigerian woman.

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