Posts by Jumoke Simi

60 Women In Their 60s Share 60 Things They Wished They Had Known In Their 20s & 30s

Author and speaker, Margaret Manning resigned from her corporate job and became an entrepreneur building an online community – Sixty and Me, for women who are over 60. Margaret is passionate about building dynamic and engaged communities that improve lives and

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Fashion Blogger, Laura Ikeji Raises Awareness On Mental Health Among Celebrities

Fashion blogger and businesswoman, Laura Ikeji, is raising awareness on mental health issues among celebrities. In a series of tweets she posted on Thursday, the mom-of-one noted that celebrities too go through depression as they also have problems like others.

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TTC? See How This Sticker Is Helping Normalize Infertility

The sticker above is the obsessive life of women who are desperately trying to conceive. Almost every struggling-to-conceive woman take more than one pregnancy test every month whilst trying to get pregnant. Trying for a baby to no avail comes

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‘No. of people with dementia to triple in 30 years’ -WHO Releases New Guidelines To Reduce The Risk 

The number of people with dementia worldwide, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO) is expected to triple in the next 30 years. The organisation disclosed this in a statement announcing new guidelines to tackle the ailment, on its website.

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Dad-of-2, Lamar Odom Gets Candid About His Past Mistakes, Addiction To Sex & Infidelity During Marriage To Khloe Kardashian

NBA star, Lamar Odom has once again address his regret over his failed marriage to reality TV star Khloé Kardashian as well as his addiction to sex and drugs. In his new memoir, ‘Darkness to Light’ exclusively excerpted in PEOPLE,

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Why ‘Abortion was the best decision I ever made’ – Actress, Jameela Jamil Reacts To The Fetal Heartbeat Bill

As more and more states nationwide pass laws effectively banning abortion, famous actress, Jameela Jamil reveals she had one when she was younger and has no regrets. The 33-year-old model and activist isn’t exactly known for backing down from a

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Child Marriage: Muslim Man, Umar Ibrahim, Pleads With Muslim Leaders After His Heartbreaking Encounter With A Young Mom

A man identified as Umar Ibrahim has spoken out on the harmful practice which seems to be more prevalent in northern Nigeria. Mr Ibrahim, who is also a Muslim condemned the barbaric act saying it is not Islamic and would

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Read The Poignant Letter A Heartbroken Mom Wrote To ‘The Other Woman’ Her Husband Left Her For

An unnamed Irish mother who was left devastated by her partner’s affair has written a poignant letter to the other woman her husband left her for but ended up being criticized for blaming the other woman for ‘taking’ him away.

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Texas-Based Nigerian Teen, Tobechukwu ‘Tobi’ Phillips Records Incredible Academic Feat In High School’s History

It is the season of graduation and so are the stories of black men and women breaking barriers academically. A Nigerian teenager living in Texas has just made herself and parents proud after breaking a barrier to become the first

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Why Neo Keitumetse, A Double Amputee Mom-of-twins Is Living Her Best Life

Neo Keitumetse originally from Botswana, South Africa, was born with a congenital defect in her legs which meant she had to get them amputated when she was just five years of age. When a baby’s arm or leg doesn’t form

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English Singer/ Mom, Frankie Bridge Talks Her Guilt Over Her Sister’s Struggles To Conceive

Singer, Frankie Bridge has opened up on her guilt over having children after her candidly detailed her struggles to conceive. The singer appeared on This Morning alongside her sister, Victoria Cook, who has previously had three miscarriages, where they discussed

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Eating These Snacks During Pregnancy Could Help Your Child Become Smarter

If you want a smart child, a recent study has suggested that eating these snacks during pregnancy can help with this. Scientists from the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) discovered that women who ate three 30g servings of these

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How Widowed Mom-Of-5 Went From Selling Akara To Becoming A Landlady:

A Nigerian banker and mom, Aijay @cyberagbero on Twitter has narrated how an unnamed widow who sells Akara on the roadside defied the odds to become a landlady in Ikotun Egbe, Lagos. In a thread she shared on her social

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MUST READ: Spokesperson, Frank Mba Gives Tips For Safe & Cordial Interaction With Men Of The Police Force (Part 2) 

The Nigeria Police Force has continued to share important information and tips on how members of the public can forster cordial relationship with the Police Force. The Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba, said this in a statement on Monday

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Newly Wed, Mercy Ibe Ajike Cheers Other Single Moms With Her Glowing Story: ‘It ended in praise’

Most women do not choose the single mum life, it is the single mum life that chooses them. For most single moms, finding love can be elusive as dreams, but then dreams manifest at the perfect time and that’s the

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Meet Detroit Couple, Pitcher & Ashley Boyd Who Are Saving Ugandan Girls From Sex Slavery

Detroit Tigers, Pitcher Matt Boyd and his wife, Ashley are on a mission to end this sex slave. The young couple has founded a new nonprofit, Kingdom Home, that is providing 36 girls in Uganda with a safe place to

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Married Abuja Men Share Shocking Tales Of Why They Patronize Sex Workers & It’s Quite Revealing

Prostitution, which is as old as the world, is thriving in Abuja. Visiting prostitutes in brothels was seen in the past as shameful and practiced by irresponsible men. That notion seems to have changed. Men with flashy cars pull up

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”There is no alternative to it” -Islamic Cleric, Ustaz Sa’eed Abdur-Rauf Charges Muslim Wives On Polygamy

Renowned Islamic scholar and Director, Nigeria Office of International Institute of Islamic Therapy, Ustaz Sa’eed Abdur -Rauf, has called on Nigerian women, particularly Muslims, to appreciate the reality of polygamy in building lasting marriages. The cleric made the call on

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Nigerian Writer, Sugabelly Writes Why A Child Should Take The Mom’s Surname

Culturally, in most parts of the world, it is normal for a woman to drop her father’s name and take on her husband’s name as her surname and their children would follow suit. In some cases, the compound name is

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Iyabo Ojo Bares It All As She Reveals Painful Details Which Occured On The Night Of Her Wedding

Famous Nigerian actress, Iyabo Ojo, broken down in tears to encourage all mothers going through series of challenges to hold on as it will surely get better for them and their children. On Mothers’ day, the single mom-of-two teenagers published

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Prolific Nollywood Filmmaker, Chico Ejiro Adduces Reasons For His Marital Success To An Entertainer

It’s safe to regard legendary director and filmmaker, Chico Ejiro as one of the pioneers of Nollywood given his work ethics and how much he has impacted on the entertainment industry over the years. Another notable fact about the father-of-four

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Marriage Counsellor, Gladys Obishili Preaches On Boosting Marital Bliss

Relationship expert and president of Gladys Obishili Ministry International, GOMI, Gladys Obishili, has shared some interesting tips on the institution called marriage, women in politics and feminism. With 19 years’ experience in marriage, Mrs Obishili in a chat with Allure

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New Study Reveals New Facts About Breastfeeding

We are all aware of how healthy and incredible breast milk is for babies. Breastfeeding offers newborn antibodies that protect them against illnesses. It loads their digestive system with beneficial bacteria and promotes healthy digestion (this is so important for

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Nigerian Women Share Their Experiences Of Bullying And It Is Revealing

A few days ago, Ex-BBNaija housemate, Alex Asogwa spoke on the topic #StopThatBully at an event, so, she asked her followers to share their experiences of bullying and the comments that followed revealed that bullies can be our families, friends,

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INSIGHTFUL! 10-Year-Old Autistic Boy Pens Emotional Poem About Life With Autism

When a fifth-grade teacher in Plattsburgh, New York asked her students to write a poem about themselves in honor of National Poetry Month, she did not anticipate the profound response that came from the insightful mind of one of her students.

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