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Can’t Keep Looking At Women As Body Parts Or Diseases’ ~ Katja Iversen

Can’t Keep Looking At Women As Body Parts Or Diseases’ ~ Katja Iversen

Conference in Copenhagen launches Deliver for Good campaign to highlight crucial areas for gender equality, including improving access to technology. A new global campaign that makes the case for investing in women and girls was launched on the opening day of the Women Deliver conference in Copenhagen on Monday. The Deliver for Good campaign highlights […]

Gates Foundation Commits $80m To Women’s Development

Gates Foundation Commits $80m To Women’s Development

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has announced a three-year $80 million commitment to close the gender data gap and accelerate progress for women and girls around the world. Making the announcement at the three-day women’s conference taking place in Copenhagen, Denmark, Co-chair of the Foundation, Melinda Gates, said the funding will help fill critical […]

The Root Of My Passion & My Faith, And The Connection Between The Two.

‘Nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent’ In the wake of some unpleasant national situations, neglect and injustice being faced by helpless Nigerians in recent times, I can not avoid adding  my  voice to cast some weight behind the helpless, and  to advocate for their defense and the honour of their rights. Such […]

Unveiling The Queen Within

I speak so confidently about these things because I have been there and done that. A Queen is an embodiment of grace and royalty. She lives a life of splendor and has the world at her feet. People fall over themselves to do her bidding and she is always a pleasure to behold. The truth […]

Bisi Olateru-Olagbegi (1953-2015)

Bisi Olateru-Olagbegi (1953-2015)

Our sister died. And we are all devastated. We called her Sista Bisi, Mama Kiitan, Olori, Chief (Mrs). To some other people, she was lawyer Bisi, or simply Bisi; at a time she was Bisi Cole, and later Mrs Bisi Olateru-Olagbegi, wife of the Olowo of Owo, HRM Fola Olateru-Olagbegi. She was a diligent, hardworking, […]