Posts by Kaffy Wale

BREAKING: FG Reopens 104 Unity Schools

The Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba on Monday August 3, announced that the 104 Unity schools in the country will reopen to SS3 students from tomorrow August 4. The Minister who made the announcement at the end of

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How Your Child’s Academics Is Impacted When Physically Abused – Scientists

Scientists have found that physical abuse was associated with decreases in children’s cognitive performance, while non-abusive forms of physical punishment were independently associated with reduced school engagement and increased peer isolation. Sarah Font, assistant professor of sociology and co-funded faculty

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Why Man, Idris Dangana, Has Invented A Cancer- Detecting Bra For Women Is Worth A Read

A primary school teacher has invented an affordable cancer-detecting bra to help women with early detection after a woman died from breast cancer. Idris Dangana, 43, a Kano native, was unfulfilled with his job as a teacher and wanted to

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After Fleeing From Her Abusive Marriage, This Is What Dreamcatchers Founder, Seyi Oluyole Says Keeps Many Women In Abusive Marriages

Seyi Oluyole, the founder of Dreamcatchers,  after revealing last year that she started the year married and by its end, she was separated has now again, disclosed what her estranged husband allegedly put her through after the separation. Seyi in

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Lifestyle Blogger, Fisayo Longe Shares Relationship Gem With Women

No doubt, too many women were raised and socialised into believing that it is OK to give up their purpose and convictions about their future, so they can accommodate the men who want them. Many  of such women have also

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When Ignoring Your Spouse Can Help Your Marriage- Study

It is a classic relationship stalemate: One partner asks the other to change something and the partner who is asked shuts down. But that type of response may actually be beneficial for the relationship of lower-income couples, according to new

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COVID-19: How Couples Can Overcome New Financial Stress In These Times

In financially challenging times, it’s especially important to show your partner love and support, say, researchers, who studied what contributes to couples’ success in financially stressful times. Experts have predicted that the COVID-19 pandemic will result in the worst financial

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77- Year-Old Margaret Idahosa Uses Her Story To Teach Women To Embrace Humble Beginnings In Marriage

Archbishop Margaret Ekhoe-Benson Idahosa has revealed what transpired on the day of her wedding to late Benson Idahosa of Church of God Missions Int’l. Margaret who recently clocked 77 narrated the experience in advise to young ladies about marriage. The

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Minister Of Works, Babatunde Fashola On Why He & His Wife, Abimbola, Stopped At Having Two Children

The Minister of Power, Works, and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has shared the reason, he and his wife, Abimbola decided to have only two children. He made this revelation at the second edition of the Babatunde Raji Fashola GABFEST, which held

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Actress, Ada Ameh Shares On Becoming A Mother At 14 & Being Unmarried In Her Forties

Nollywood Actress Ada Ameh has revealed that she doesn’t regret having a child at 14, and says she is happily in a 5 year relationship. According to the Benue State born, she would have felt worse now that she is

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What Nigerian Women Can Do To Curb Sexual Violence- Celebrity Mum, Victoria Inyama

Former Nollywood actress and mum-of-three, Victoria Inyama, has told Nigerian women that they have a role to play in curbing sexual violence against themselves. The actress turned psychologist offered that Nigerian women need to comport themselves and dress decently as

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The Disappointment Of Infertility, Rigours Of IVF & Dealing With The Scandal That Rocked Her Marriage, New Mum, Stephanie Coker Bares It All

Media personality, Stephanie Coker-Aderinokun sat with Betty Irabor to share her IVF journey. The journey to motherhood is different for everyone. While some conceive easily, others may have to go the extra mile. Thanks to assisted reproduction technology, many women’s

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Young Children Carry Higher Levels Of Coronavirus- New Study

Children under the age of five have between 10 to 100 times greater levels of genetic material of the coronavirus in their noses compared to older children and adults, a study in JAMA Pediatrics said Thursday.Its authors wrote this meant

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NAFDAC Speaks On Herbal Remedies It Allegedly Approved To Treat COVID-19

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has addressed the allegation that the agency has approved some herbal remedies as a treatment for COVID-19. In an interview with a Punch correspondent, the Director of Public Affairs of

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Christine Varner Recounts How A Common Sexual Problem Among Religious Women Led Her To Divorce Her Husband

Big Brother star, Christine Varner has recounted what it was like losing all kinds of support that should have helped her through her difficult divorce as a religious woman. According to the American reality show star, her sister stopped talking

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Children of Abused Mothers 50% More Likely To Have Low IQ- Study

Mums who are holding on to abusive relationships because they want their kids raised under a ‘family’ should better think again. Children of women who reported domestic violence in pregnancy or during the first six years of the child’s life

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Understanding Your Preterm Baby’s Sleep Pattern

A new study suggests that while healthy preterm children have more medical sleep problems than full-term children, they are more likely to fall asleep independently. Results show that preterm children displayed more medical sleep problems such as nocturnal movement, restlessness

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Little Boy In Viral ”mummy calm down” Video Catches The Attention Of Combat Domestic Violence Group

A video published by a Nigerian mum in which her son tried to talk her out of punishing him for a misdemeanor recently went viral. It has been tagged, “mummy, calm down.” Opinions are divided as to the appropriateness of

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Filmmaker, Tchidi Chikere Adopts His Nanny As His Mother | Here’s Why

Nigerian filmmaker, Tchidi Chikere has reunited with the nanny that raised him as a child and says he has now adopted her as his mother. Chikere took to Instagram to share photos of himself and the nanny – Maureen, saying

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Nigerian Woman, Lucy Okechukwu, Who Survived COVID-19 Shares The Timeline Of Events From Its Start To Recovery

Lucy Okechukwu, a journalist based in Anambra State, shares her COVID-19 experience with Dayo Ojerinde of Punch newspapers. The thirty-five-year-old said that even though she worked from home, she would often go to the market and that she did not

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How Women With Twin Pregnancies Can Cut Down On The Risk Of Premature Birth & Miscarriage

Women carrying twins are at higher risk for premature birth and miscarriage — those whose cervix dilates before 24 weeks are at highest risk — and yet one common treatment is not recommended for this population. A new multi-center randomized-controlled

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FG Announces Dates For Common Entrance and NECO Examinations

The Federal Government has said the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examinations (SSCE) organized by the National Examination Council (NECO) for SS3 students will commence on October 5 and end on November 18, 2020. The Minister of State for Education, Emeka

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How An Encounter With An ‘Agbero’ Probably Saved Lois Truly From Her Depression

A Nigerian woman identified as Lois Truly has narrated how a street tout, popularly known as ‘Agbero’ saved her from falling off the edge at a time when she was depressed. Taking to her Twitter page, @loistruly revealed that she

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Nigerian Poet, Ojochide, Shares Story Of How Her Unemployed Father Killed The Dreams Of Her Mother

Many Nigerians online are saying it is an all-too-familiar reality after a Nigerian poet shared the story of how her father who she described as ”broke and unemployed” killed her mother’s dream of owning a school. Ojochide, who took to

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School Absenteeism Has Surprising Consequences Later In Life- Study

Kids who miss a lot of school from kindergarten to eighth grade may suffer surprising/unexpected costs as young adults, a new study finds. Researchers found that those who were more regularly absent in these early years of school were less

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