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It’s A Woman’s World : Understanding Female Privilege

It’s A Woman’s World : Understanding Female Privilege

The answer on whether female privilege exists or not has been a subject of heated conversations in both public and academic discourse. An even bigger problem exists in the misunderstanding on what privilege itself as a concept means, which has led to lack of uniformity in belief among people. While some scholars of gender agree […]

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome : (What You Need To Know)

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome : (What You Need To Know)

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is a hormonal disorder causing enlarged ovary with small cysts on the outer edges of the ovary. Its cause is not known but it involves a combination of genetic and environmental factors. A lot of people including myself do not know about this condition. I heard about this for the first […]

Cultivate Your Giftings With God’s Wisdom

Cultivate Your Giftings With God’s Wisdom

Cultivate your giftings with God’s wisdom When we see something moldy, we throw it away. But when Alexander Fleming saw his culture dishes contaminated with mold, he discovered penicillin. You see, he had a gift which prospered him. A present is a precious stone in the eyes of it’s possessor., Wherever he turns, he prospers. […]

Balancing Work, Career and Relationship

Balancing Work, Career and Relationship

It can be hard to achieve a comfortable balance between life and work. This is because for many, their job is more than just a means of earning the money necessary to pay the bills. It’s also how they fulfil their ambition; learn new skills and the source of many friendships. Work is very closely […]

You Should Include This In Your Diet

You Should Include This In Your Diet

Do you know the most healthy meat? you’re right, its white meat. White meat I mean Chicken, turkey, rabbit meat and the likes of them. These meats are usually nutritious and taste really nice but I’ve heard a lot of people say they can’t eat a particular meat for a particular reason. For example, pork […]

LOUD WHISPERS: Sheila’s Blues

LOUD WHISPERS: Sheila’s Blues

Years ago, I coordinated a documentary project with five other people. It involved shooting footage in six African countries over a period of two weeks. One of the crew members, let me call her Sheila, was married to another member of the team, I will call him David. Obviously, something was wrong with their marriage. […]

LOUD WHISPERS: A Prayer For My Country

LOUD WHISPERS: A Prayer For My Country

As my country marks 60 years of independence I say a prayer of hope As I flip through newspapers, switch channels And read one WhatsApp post and Facebook rant after the other Sometimes unable to discern fact from fiction Real news from fake Almost all bearing tales of woe, gloom, disaster and score settling I […]

Age Shaming Women : Done Out Of Pettiness Or Projection Of Insecurities

Age Shaming Women : Done Out Of Pettiness Or Projection Of Insecurities

Being a woman in the 21st  century comes with myriads of benefits and struggles as well. The emergence of various female empowerment movements and groups has put to the fore the importance of women forming an alliance and encouraging one another, however; the existence of these movements does not mean the absence of female rivalry […]

The Dynamics Of Parenting (2)

The Dynamics Of Parenting (2)

“Yes, I don’t want to be a parent, at least not yet. Parenting is more than just a role or the name, it’s a responsibility”, these were the words of Olakunle, the first child of the Olawales. Olakunle has grown enough to get married and also bear kids but he has refused to do any. […]

How Often Do You Go For Check-Ups

How Often Do You Go For Check-Ups

I did a survey recently to confirm a particular suspicion of mine. My suspicion is this; a lot of people don’t normally go for checkups until probably when they’re sick and need to really visit the doctor. Even for a fact, some have never even done that before except if they’re seriously under the weather. […]

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