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Women Are Abused On Twitter Every 30 Seconds

Women Are Abused On Twitter Every 30 Seconds

New research reveals the staggering level of abuse against women journalists and politicians from the UK and US on Twitter last year Largest ever study into online abuse against women ‘These results back up what women have long been saying – that Twitter is endemic with racism, misogyny and homophobia’ – Kate Allen 1.1 million […]

The Story Corner : We Fell Pregnant

The Story Corner : We Fell Pregnant

So, I was on my own, chewing popcorn and sipping my juice when I went online to cruise as usual and just like a flash of light I saw the gist about someone who fell pregnant. Excuse me? I thought it was about falling in love but when did they start falling pregnant you would […]

The Story Corner : What A Penalty

The Story Corner : What A Penalty

Hey, my people. I have come again o. I heard one Mr musician was arrested for illegal possession of arms. You don’t know? oops! Uncle scored the unwanted goal just like the song he sang, penalty. He is an ace youngster known for his song penalty, wait, are you thinking what I am thinking? If […]

The Story Corner : I Am Not A Ghost

The Story Corner : I Am Not A Ghost

My gist republicans, you are welcome to this exciting corner and as usual, I am back with my gist. Who else has been seeing one particular gist about the head of state of the most populous country in Africa that he’s been cloned? In fact, that’s not the only gist o. People just started doing […]

Gender Based Violence Girl Talk – The Talk On Social Media

Gender Based Violence Girl Talk – The Talk On Social Media

In a heated social media discussion, young women stressed the need for more education to be mainstreamed on Gender-Based Violence as they are the greater constituency affected by the ‘pandemic.’ This was highlighted during a GBV Girl Talk that was facilitated by Women’s Institute for Leadership Development (WILD), this morning. Today’s GBV Girl Talk was […]

Speaking Against The Powerful Form Of Emotional Abuse On Social Media

Speaking Against The Powerful Form Of Emotional Abuse On Social Media

Yes, being overweight can be harmful to your physical health. But the stigma attached to it can be equally or even more harmful to mental health. Influencer Dana Falsetti is speaking out about this issue, and she wants everyone who’s experience body shaming because of their weight to know they’re not alone. “I’m no longer […]

The Story Corner : Mbok, What Is Stew?

The Story Corner : Mbok, What Is Stew?

My people, my people!!! Something just happened right now {In Lasisi’s voice} We woke up one day in this country and we started hearing Stew, Stew, Stew… and I am like, what is stew? who is cooking stew? is there a competition somewhere? Hmmm… I did a my runs as a gossip leader and guess […]

Learn To Mind Your Business On Social Media

Learn To Mind Your Business On Social Media

In this day and age where privacy isn’t in vogue anymore? This day and age where everyone seems to be an authority in their thoughts and especially on social media? It is important to tell people to learn how to mind their business! Sincerely, I  do not understand why someone would jump on another person’s […]

Rant Of The Day -When Did We Become So Cold?

Rant Of The Day -When Did We Become So Cold?

Hello Readers,  Welcome to the rant column.  I have noticed that on the internet, everyone has an opinion, everyone is a master, everyone’s a critic, everyone is a motivational speaker. I don’t know if this should be seen as a good thing or perhaps a bad thing though I think the ills are more than […]

Modern Entrepreneurs Disrupting Old Traditions

Modern Entrepreneurs Disrupting Old Traditions

Starting a business has always been considered one of the more difficult career choices. However, the acute interest with which millennials are pursuing it has changed this perspective. Indeed, entrepreneurship has a charm that is hard to resist. Why shouldn’t it be? The promise of going after what one truly wants, personal and financial freedom […]