What Defines A Real Woman?

    I am unashamedly feminine and very feminist. I beg to differ from the hard line approach but I won't hesitate to voice my discontent with [...]

Feminist In The Middle

    “So you are a feminist?” “Yes I am.” “You don’t look like a feminist.” “What does a feminist look like?” “I [...]

Fourth wave feminism, Social Media and the young woman

The fight for gender equality and women liberation chronologically described and identified under time periods otherwise called ‘waves’. The first wave [...]

Feminism – Dealing With Myths

  People like to pigeonhole you. It’s easier. Viggo Mortensen.          There was no singular moment when I woke up and wanted to [...]

Malala And The Burden Of The Female Child

It was a hot Wednesday afternoon and I had to make a short visit to my bank on Herbert Macaulay Way Yaba. It was about a new account and my first stop was at [...]

Defining Feminism As An Expression Of Femininity

I never thought I would be revisiting this topic anytime soon. This is one topic I am guilty of over flogging, and for my friends, I have gone a step further [...]

Of Fundamentalists, Control, Alooma Mukhtar And The Future

So much has been said about where a woman's place is. For some religions, it is in a separate pew. For some others, it is just simply in the background. Yet [...]

I Don’t! – Is Marriage Going Out Of Fashion?

When socialist party leader and presidential candidate, Francois Hollande was announced winner of the French presidential election on May 6, he had the full [...]

The Economic Usefulness Of Corporate Prostitution?

Prostitution has been around for as long as anyone can remember. Often regarded as the world's oldest profession, prostitution is far closer to economics [...]