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How women manage the home budget

How women manage the home budget By Olayemi John-Mensah Taking care of a family is hard enough, but managing the finances can seem next to impossible. Not only that you want to provide everything you can, but...
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‘How Mafita helped me become self-reliant’

‘How Mafita helped me become self-reliant’ By Ibrahim Musa Giginyu Many young girls have been in limbo due to their inability to access education or acquire skills that will enable them to be self-reliant. Such young girls...

Why Leah Sharibu must not be forgotten

Why Leah Sharibu must not be forgotten  Jumoke Olaosebikan, It is with a disturbed heart that I bring into remembrance the kidnap and continued incarceration of Leah Sharibu by members of the Boko Haram separatists. A...
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Should a woman ask a man to date or marry her?

Should a woman ask a man to date or marry her? By Bamas Victoria and Latifat Opoola Should a woman ask a man to date or marry her In 2012, a US website Live Science published a report...
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Northern Nigeria is educationally disadvantaged

Northern Nigeria is educationally disadvantaged By MD Aminu, PhD.  I recently came across an interview granted by Dr. ChiChi Aniagolu-Okoye, the Country Director at Girl Effect Nigeria, where she discussed, among other things, northern Nigeria’s educational disadvantage. In...
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Amina Zakari And The Burden Of Leadership

Amina Zakari And The Burden Of Leadership By Muhammed Adoke In Africa, there is still an entrenched mentality of male privilege and male domination (tied with a healthy dose of misogyny). In Nigeria we see this...

Between a ‘wife’ and a ‘life’

Between a ‘wife’ and a ‘life’ By [email protected] I took the phone from Tahir and looked at the screen to see what he found so funny that he was busy laughing over it, but returned...
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Things to know before dating Hausa Girl from Kano

Things to know before dating Hausa Girl from Kano By Jumia Travel Love is unpredictable. You can find love anywhere even in the northern city of Kano where pretty Hausa speaking girls popularly referred to as...
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The Bitter Truth: Arewa Girls Now and Before

The Bitter Truth: Arewa Girls Now and Before By Ahmed Idris At 24 I have been in a real relationship thrice. One was serious and the others were a waste of time. My cry is not...