Posts by Jumoke Simi

Tennis Champ, Serena Williams Shares How Tennis Ranking System Penalized Her For Maternity Leave

American professional tennis player, Serena Williams has charged professional tennis with punishing her because she took maternity leave. In a new op-ed for Fortune, the 37-year-old tennis superstar and mother to one year old daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr, says the

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Mom Livid After Her Toddler Came Back Home With Unbelievable Injuries From Day Care

Chelsy Cooper, who lives in Federal Way, Washington took her 2-year-old daughter to school in the morning, hale and hearty, but the tot returned home with unbelievable injuries. When Chelsy picked up her daughter, Chyna, from Childtime day care last

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DIABETES VICTORY: Type 2 Diabetes Can Be Reversed By Low Calorie Diet, Research Finds

A new research has suggested that when people consume 850 calories a day for three months, keeping the weight off can arrest type-2 diabetes for at least two years. The findings have been described as “exciting” by the lead scientist.

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Daddy Freeze Counters Reno Omokri’s Stance On Abuse As Grounds For Divorce

Cool FM outspoken On Air Personality, OAP, Daddy Freeze, has reacted to former President Goodluck Jonathan’s spokesperson, Reno Omokri’s post on divorce. Yesterday Reno, a married dad of three caused an uproar online after he took to his social media page to declare

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Are Physical & Emotional Abuse Grounds For Divorce? – Read Reno Omokri’s Opinion On The Matter

While emotional abuse differs from physical abuse, the end result is the same…a spouse becomes fearful of their partner and begins to change their behaviors to keep their partner happy. Emotional and physical abuse is used to control, degrade, humiliate and

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Actor Emeka Ike’s Reaction To Viral Video Of Edo Married Mom Selling Bottle Where Women Can Lock Their ‘Irresponsible’ Husbands

Monica Ambrose, a Nigerian woman who hails from Edo State has got herself trending on social media after a video of her displaying a mystic bottle which she claims married women can use to cage their ‘irresponsible husbands’ surfaced online.

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Expectant Mom Of 4, Anna Strode Is Bringing Pregnancy Shaming To Light And It’s Thrilling

When a married woman doesn’t have children, she’s harped on to begin trying from just about everyone that she knows. If she only has one child, then it’s horrible not to give them any siblings. But if she has “too

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Good News For Job Seekers! Apply For The 2019 NNPC Recruitment Now (See Full Details)

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced commencement of its 2019 recruitment. Those eligible for the recruitment are qualified graduates trainee and experienced hires. The group gave the information via its Twitter handle, @NNPCgroup. The statement reads, “We are hiring,

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2-Year-Old Girl’s Priceless Reaction To Birthday Gift From Her Dad Will Melt Your Heart (WATCH) 

A two-year-old South African girl has warmed hearts on social media after a video of her surprise reaction to a birthday present from her dad popped up on Twitter. The little girl was celebrating her second birthday and the parents

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TV Star, Rosie O’Donnell Reflects On Coping With Lifelong Trauma After What Her Dad Did To Her As A Child

56-year-old American comedienne and actress, Rosie O’Donnell is opening up about a traumatic childhood experience. In an upcoming book, Ladies Who Punch: The Explosive Inside Story of The View by Variety’s New York bureau chief Ramin Setoodeh, Rosie talked for the first time about the alleged

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Birthday Tragedy, Suicidal Dad-Of-Three… Tales Of Woe From Ita Faji School Collapse

One of the school children who died in the Lagos school building collapse told his mum he didn’t want to go to school on the day, being his birthday, SaharaReporters has been told. Tragedy struck in the early hours of

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Single Mom, Iyabo Ojo Shares How Her Daughter, Priscilla, Saved Her Career In A Heartfelt Birthday Message

Iyabo Ojo is in her best spirits as her second child Priscilla Ojo becomes a full blown adult. In a celebratory mood, the Nigerian film actress, director, producer, and mum of two, shared an emotional and lengthy post on her

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Megachurch Pastor, John Gray Addresses Rumors He Cheated On His Wife

John Gray, pastor of Relentless Church in Greenville, South Carolina, who was accused of cheating on his wife and fathering a child outside of his marriage has finally spoken about the allegations. The American pastor and his wife Aventer Gray, appeared on

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Update On Collapsed School Building: At Least 50 Children Rescued As Wailing Parents Storm Hospitals In Lagos Island  

At least 50 children have been rescued so far from the three-story building which collapsed in the Itafaji area of Lagos Island earlier today, Channels TV reports. The children were rescued by residents of the area who gathered at the

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Ita Faji: Many Pupils Feared Dead, Over 100 Trapped As School Building Collapses In Lagos Island

According to unconfirmed reports, many school children are feared dead after their school building collapsed on Wednesday, 10:20am at Ita Faji, Adeniji Adele area of Lagos state. The three storey building which has the school on the last floor is

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Media Guru, Funmi Iyanda Talks Career, Feminism, When She Realised She’s A Woman & More In New Interview

Funmi Iyanda looks absolutely stunning as she covers Guardian Life magazine’s latest issue. She is a petite woman who has definitely not only made a name for herself in the media industry but also held her spot. During an interview

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Man, Themba Ndala, Narrates How He Suffered Physical & Emotional Abuse At The Hands Of His Ex-Wife | Shares Disturbing Chats

A South African man has unveiled his personal experience with domestic violence via social media. The man identified as Themba Ndala, took to twitter to speak about the physical and emotional abuse he allegedly suffered at the hands of insecured

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Ethiopian Airline Crash: Pius Adesanmi’s Emotional Open Letter To His Daughter Before His Death

The wife of Nigerian-Canadian professor Pius Adesanmi, who died in the ill-fated Ethiopian airplane crash has broken the sad news to their daughter. Mrs. Adesanmi, in a picture she shared on social media is seen breaking the news of her

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Couples Share Tales Of How They Caught Their Spouses Cheating On Them And It’s Disturbing!

The rather heartbreaking tales have been told of Nigerian men and women who were caught cheating on their spouses. Some weeks ago, the video of a young lady named Nkiru who was allegedly having an affair with her best friend’s

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Writer/Feminist, Chimamanda Adichie Tells Why Women Should Exercise Freedom Over Their Choices

Author and advocate for gender equality, Chimamanda Adichie has advised women to own themselves and understand that it is important to live life on their own terms knowing they don’t have to do what others expect of them. The multiple

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Uche Ogbodo Talks About How She Ended Being A Single Mom

One of Nollywood’s leading ladies, Uche Ogbodo whose engagement to a footballer crashed just as soon as it started in 2014 has revealed in a new interview that she never thought she would end up being a single mother. According

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Tiwa Savage Has This To Say To Other Women Undermining Her Achievements

Knowing that some women go as far as bringing other down when they are thriving in their career is quite heartbreaking. A tweet by a Twitter user may have struck some chords in Tiwa Savage’s nerve and sparked a hive

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Good News For Disabled Girls And Women As FG Commences ICT Education For Them 

The Federal Government of Nigeria, through the National Centre for Women Development, has commenced education programmes on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for physically-challenged girls and women at the centre. The NCWD Director-General, Dr Mary Ekpere-Eta, confirmed the ICT training

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Sending Of Nudes: Police Mom, Baines, Has A Message For Parents Of Teenagers And It’s Enlightening

PC Sally Baines, a West Yorkshire Police officer based in Kirklees, has given advice to parents of teenagers after speaking to two teenage girls who were ‘devastated’ after nude images of them were shared. The Police mom took to her

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MUST READ! Nigerian Doctor, Bobby Egemba Highlights The Dangers In Shaking A Crying Baby

In light of this, Bobby Egemba, a Nigerian medical doctor has taken to his Twitter handle to enlighten parents on the dangers of shaking a crying baby. According to him, crying is normal but shaking is not. One of the

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