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CLOSETMOM: Returning to work after having a baby, no-brainer. Is it?

So, You're a new mom, bliss! You are taking care of new life and adjusting; then next thing you know, time is up and you must leave your little one with someone else... A stranger... while you head off to work. THE DREAD! No one can take care of your baby...

How The Busola Dakolo Interview Shone A Light On The Rape Culture in Nigeria

The media space has been agog with the word ‘rape’ following the explosive interview of photographer and Timi Dakolo's wife, Busola Dakolo. Personally, I genuinely wondered how much pain could make a woman of Busola's status, an entrepreneur, a wife and a mother of three to speak out and seek...

CLOSETMOM: The dreaded feeling called “Mom Guilt”, Can We Ever Get Rid Of It?

Interacting with other women, I realised that to juggle a lot of responsibilities is increasingly normalised. The more you do, the more celebrated you are as a strong woman and the less you do then the less celebrated you are as a capable woman. It is a new era and...

#ArrestSenatorElishaAbbo: When Outrage On Woman Abuse Is Just Not Enough, Banky W Urges Nigeria to Stand Up

In a CCTV video that has shocked many on social media, a Nigerian Senator Elisha Abbo, was seen attacking a woman multiple times and nothing was done to help her. A struggle that is shared by women across the continent, it seems once there's one step forward in the fight...

CLOSET MOM: When You’ve Had Enough Of Saying “No, she’s a girl”

Toddlers tend to demand a lot of patience from their parents. What no one tells you is that you have to have patience for the friendly strangers too... Every time I go out in public with my daughter, she attracts a lot of attention because, well... she’s a loud busy...

Spotlight on Juliana Olayinka, host of hit Yanga! show Noni

Juliana is a journalist of Nigerian descent, now living in the UK, who hosts Yanga’s highest-rated show, the no-holds-barred female discussion programme Noni, which airs on the channel from Monday to Friday at 9.30am on Sky Channel 453. Juliana is also a brand ambassador for the network and appears on the current...

Glam Traveller of the Week: Hermon & Heroda (Being Her)

It's Wednesday, which means we get to serve you with our Glam Traveller of Week. This week we are looking at the adventurous travel life of an amazing twins Hermon & Heroda from Eritrea in East Africa. They use the collective name, Being Her across all social media platforms including their blog,...

Cece Yara Foundation Is Fighting Child Sex Abuse With ‘SafeKids Directory’

Based on alarming statistics of child abuse in the various states of Nigeria, the Cece Yara Foundation has taken the initiative to launch an online directory called the SafeKids which will provide easily accessible and helpful services to all starting from Lagos. SafeKids Directory is equipped with up-to-date information on police stations,...

Glam Traveller Of The Week: Jeri J

What is more fun than travelling around the world? Being able to see all the different part of the world would be the best adventure of all time, indulging in shopping from your favourite stores in New York, Paris, Hong Kong, London, Johannesburg, and a whole lot more. Interestingly, these...

Former United Nations Chief, Kofi Annan Passes Away – His Legacy Lives On

The voice of the voiceless and human right campaigner, Kofi Annan is dead, he passed away in Bern, Switzerland. The Ghanaian international served at the United Nations after he was appointed as the Secretary General of the organization from January 1997 to December 2006.   Tweet messages from United Nations bodies and...