Posts by MIS Editor

Dear MIMsters: Even Though We Are Not Married Yet, He Wants To Run My Life

I need you all to tell me if I am right or wrong. Even though we are not married yet, my boyfriend wants to run my life. I have this boyfriend who lives in Italy. I am based here at

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Weaning: How to Treat Engorged Breasts

Ogbugoh Terundu Joy You succeeded in weaning your baby but now you are left with lumpy, swollen and hardened breasts throbbing with pain. It feels uneasy and you are frantically in need of a way to ease the pain. Below are

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Dear MIMsters: Do I Wait for My Boyfriend or Move on?

Do I wait for my boyfriend or move on? I got in a relationship with this guy since 100L when I was 23 years old and we’ve been in this relationship for over 7 years now. I am over 30

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The 5 Types Of Friends Every Mum Should Have

Moms need friends, not just any type of friend but the ones that meet the following criteria as nicely laid out by Shelly Emling of the Huffington Post. 1) Friends who make the effort. I have one friend who —

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How To Comfort a Grieving Mum After the Loss of a Child

Obgugoh Terundu Joy Esq. The desire of every mother is to watch her child grow and blossom into a wonderful individual, but sometimes, that does not happen. The child dies, leaving the mother with feelings of brokenness, confusion, hurt and grief

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6 Breastfeeding Positions You Want to Try

A comfortable breastfeeding experience is a mother’s dream, however, finding the right breastfeeding position that works both for your baby may require a little research. Here are a number of ways or breastfeeding positions you could try until you get what

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How To Raise Your Child With Good Social Etiquette

By Chiomah Momah It is delightful to meet a young child who is courteous, cultured and with fine manners. It can also be quite embarrassing when the child with poor manners happen to be yours. To ensure that our children

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So it’s True! Cardi B Confirms Pregnancy Rumours as She Reveals Baby Bump During Live Performance

It’s official – Cardi B is pregnant with her first child as the american rap artiste revealed her baby bump in all of its glory during a live performance on Saturday Night Live. The news comes after much speculation that

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Tope Alabi on What Her Mother Taught Her Plus Checking Regularly to See if Her Virginity Was Intact

In a recent interview with Punchng, popular singer, Tope Alabi, speaks about her childhood, career, marriage, motherhood and other issues. According to a report by Nigerian Films in 2015, the artiste who is married to her manager, Soji Alabi, had a child before

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Family Members of Murdered Upcoming Artiste, Alizee, Speak UP: “Peter Nielsen is a violent man”

Sometime last week, reports of Nigerian singer, Zainab Ali-Nielsen, aka Alizee, who was allegedly murdered by husband, Peter Nielsen Schau alongside her four-year-old daughter went viral….read here. We gathered from new reports that the husband, Peter Schau is in fact,

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“How I copeed for 8 years while waiting to conceive…” Ill Bliss Opens Up for the First Time

In an exclusive interview with Saturday Beats,Nigerian rap artiste, Ill Bliss, who welcomed his first child, a daughter ,after eight years of being married to his sweetheart is sharing for the first time on how he survived years of waiting while

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Why Photos of Brides Forced To Write Final Year Examinations On Their Wedding Day Is Powerful

Two brides have been forced to pause their respective wedding ceremonies to enable them write their final year papers. According to an Instagram post by a handle that goes by the name @johnogiofficial, the Mass Communication Department of Benue State

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Kendra Writes Goodbye Note to Hubby, Hank, on the Last Day of their 9 Years Marriage

After almost nine years of marriage and two kids, it’s over for Kendra Wilkinson Baskett and Hank Baskett. The Kendra On Top’star had previously taken to social media to share several video clips in which she seemingly confirmed she and the 35-year-old

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Are You Struggling With a Flaw or Low Self Esteem? Funke Adeyisan’s Note on Self Acceptance Is a Must Read

Sometimes being your own biggest critic could ultimately prevent your from taking a big chance when a window of opportunity comes your way. Nollywood actress, Funke Adeyisan tells us how she allowed her insecurities, low self esteem and what she

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Dear MIMsters: My Brother-in-Law is Living Large Now and I’m Pained

I am telling my sister’s story because my beloved younger sister who this story is about is no more while her husband is living large. My sister, Rose, got married to Jude in a small court wedding during their humble

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“Why did you touch me?” Young Woman Touched Inappropriately on Public Bus Confronts Man

In a bold and courageous move, a young woman who goes by the name, Osas Faith, was riding on a public bus when she noticed someone touching her in an inappropriate way. According to Osas, who is a smoked fish

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Why You Shouldn’t Worry About Having a Cesarean Section Delivery

Ogbugoh Terundu Joy  “…Madam, a Cesarean section would be the best choice in this case…” It was the news Ginika had hoped she would never hear. Her pregnancy had progressed fine all through seven months, so what had changed? She

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In a Tell-all Exposé, Instagram User Battered By Husband Comes For Him

A social media user who was subjected to constant battery by her husband and father of her daughter, Reina Oyindamola Imoleayomitan, has taken to her Instagram page to call out her abuser and his entire family. In a tell-all post,

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4 Tips to Get a Fussy Baby to Sleep

An excessively fussy baby is any mother’s nightmare and could trigger postpartum depression. One of the biggest goals of a mom is to figure out how to put their babies to sleep easily. Which is why it is necessary to

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In the Name of Tradition: Regina Chukwu Recounts How Her Infant Daughter Was Snatched By Late Husband’s Family

In a post on her Instagram page, Nollywood actress and mother of two, Regina Chukwu recounts how her daughter, Rachel Nwafor was snatched away from her just before she turned 3 years old. According to Regina, this incidence, perpetrated by

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Nigerian Upcoming Artiste, Alizee and Daughter, Reportedly Gunned Down By Italian Husband

Upcoming Nigerian artiste, Ali Zainab Nielsen, popularly known as Alizee has been reportedly killed alongside, her four-year-old daughter, Petra Nielsen. Information gathered from various sources reveal the Kogi born singer and her daughter were both shot dead on the 5th of April by the

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How To Help Another Mum Deal With Postpartum Depression, PPD

Ogbugoh Terundu Joy Esq. Postpartum depression also referred to as PPD is a disorder experienced by women after delivery. 1 in 5 women would experience postpartum depression in their life time. This disorder comes with feelings of hopelessness and total disconnection

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5 Five Reasons Why Yelling at Your Kids Is a Lose-Lose Situation

Ogbugoh Terundu Joy Esq. Yelling at your child when he or she goes wrong might be instinctive even for a parent not given to spanikng their child. Frustrated by the demands of parenting, it becomes almost impossible not to yell

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“It is undignifying and disrespectful” Alumnis Calls Out Management of Covenant University for Shaving Students’ Hair

Early this week, a video showing the management of Covenant University publicly shaving the hair of some erring students went viral. Footage reveal students seated in a hall focused on a man who used a hair clipper to shave off

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Cancer or no Cancer: This Twitter User’s Story Is A Testimony to the Fact That True Love Wins

In a series on tweets, by A•C | Douglas (@AfricanCurators), a man recounts how true love won in the face of breast cancer. His emotional and heartwarming story which has been retweeted a hundred of times tells is a tale

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