Culture

A letter to Baba Opembe

13th September 2017 Salma Abdulatif 0

Dear Baba Opembe, I have wanted for so long to write to you a letter. To tell you how my new home is not home without you. But is home anything so physical? I think […]

Thoughts & Reflections

Lessons From My Early Twenties

31st August 2017 Lulu Akaki 0

As a child, the twenties seemed to be the ideal age range, a bridge between being an adult and somehow still getting away with a few immature stunts. I always thought that by the time […]

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Thoughts & Reflections

How To Climb A Mountain

26th July 2017 Amandla Karungi 0

Carry water. There will be someone at the foot of the mountain to help you carry all your litres of water. You need them. Prepare your sugar. If you have kept away from sugar because […]

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 […]

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Culture

Of Bridal Showers & Sex

1st May 2017 Natacha Umutoni 6

Addressing women during an RPF-Inkotanyi Women’s League Congress in Kigali on April 22, 2017, the president of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, warned elder women against terrorizing the younger ones about tolerating domestic violence during bridal showers. […]