Empowerment

Permission To Enjoy Sex!

18th October 2017 Felly Oyuga 1

At twenty-two, I told my mother I was pregnant. I was young, unwed and my mother was a staunch Christian. I was expecting her to throw her mug of tea at me. So after blurting out , ‘I’m […]

Culture

Amina

16th October 2017 Tayo Sogbanmu 0

“Amina! Dan Allah! Turo! Turo! (Please Push! Push!)”, Amina had never felt such pain in her fifteen years of existence. It was excruciating! Like all the muscles in her torso where twisting harder and tighter […]

Culture

Society, Not Anymore!

25th August 2017 Racheal Kizza 1

Society you have had your way for too long. You wonder how?  Let me attempt to break it down and please, no need for you to justify yourself. For once listen. Genuinely listen. Listen not […]

Current Affairs

Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim

16th August 2017 Reem Gaafar 0

Ask any Sudanese or any African person about leading Sudanese women figures of the 20th century, and among the first mentioned names will most certainly be Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim. Born in 1933 in Khartoum to […]

Current Affairs

I Love You

21st July 2017 Salma Abdulatif 3

I love you. I love you because you are me. I love you because there will never be another you and you are amazing as you are. I love you, each part of you. As […]

Culture

The Village Is Back!

5th July 2017 Felly Oyuga 1

As African women, we need to realise that one of the best things to happen to us is social media. In the days of old, the African woman had a huge support network. She had […]

Empowerment

Workplace Intimidation

28th June 2017 Judith Moraa 1

Are you a Woman facing workplace intimidation? No problem. Bullies are scary, shocking, embarrassing and far too often tolerated in the workplace. Why? Because we don’t want to have to deal with them, we don’t […]