HIV/AIDS: The Plight of The Affected

30th March 2015 Teakisi 1

By Diana Awino In this article we shall define ‘the infected’ as persons whom have been confirmed HIV positive using a laboratory test and ‘the affected ‘as persons whom do not have the HIV virus […]


A Curtsy To The Ladies

23rd March 2015 Teakisi 6

Article written by Evelyn Masaba I sat up the other morning and looked at my laptop trying to formalize the words to an article that I wanted to send to our editor to publish. I […]


The Rise of Rape Culture

20th March 2015 Teakisi 0

By Attiya Karodia Put down your coffee ladies and gentleman, and prep yourselves for yet another rant dripping with feminist buzzwords that would on most publications result in a comment-war between meninists and normal people […]

Love & Sex

Love is War

18th March 2015 Teakisi 1

By Wanjiru Kihusa I have the tendency to remember the most interesting things from people’s conversations. My take home is always something deep, funny (or sometimes weird). I was having a conversation with a friend […]


Exodus 20:12

17th March 2015 Teakisi 0

By Diana Awino To me, going to church is reserved for occasions like weddings and funerals. I actually do not remember the last time I went to church; so if that makes me a bad […]


Take Ten With Lamide Akintobi

16th March 2015 Teakisi 0

By Kye Makyeli If you’re a fan of the popular urban Nigerian television channel, Ebony Life TV, then you’re no stranger to the beautiful  Lamide Akintobi. From EL Now to The Spot, Lamide’s presence in […]


Selma is now!

10th March 2015 Teakisi 1

Article by Christelle Mekoh I was among many to be deeply touched by John Legend and Common performance of Glory from ‘’Selma’’ at the 2015 Oscars. In their acceptance speech, they made clear connections to riot […]


Infidelity: Who Is Really At Fault?

4th March 2015 Teakisi 2

By Attiya Karodia It seems as though for every step my ’empowered’ sisters take forward, there is a reaction ready to pull us 5 steps back, whether it’s slut shaming, or simply donning the garment […]