Category Girl Child

British Couple Alexis And David Brett Who Had 10 Sons In A Row Finally Welcome A Baby Girl

A British couple and their family have become worldwide sensation after their unique story made its way to the internet. The couple, Alexis and David Brett have been married for over 15 years and have been quite exceptionally fruitful in

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Michelle Obama Reaches Out To Every Young Girl With This Empowering Message

Former first lady of the United States Of America, Michelle Obama is here once again to inspire young girls everywhere. On Thursday morning, the 55-year-old power woman and mom took to Instagram to commemorate World Charity Day by posting a

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Family Of Late Ochanya Cry Out Over Threat To Lives

The family of the late 13-year-old Ochanya Ogbanje, who was allegedly raped by a father and his son, has raised the alarm over threats to the lives of its members by supporters of the accused. Ochanya died on October 17,

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Abduction & Forced Marriage: A Spotlight On The Ordeals Of The Girl-Child In Northern Nigeria

The abduction and conversion of Christian young girls to Islam in the northern part of Nigeria and marrying them off to adult Muslim men, has attracted both local and international attention and condemnation in recent times. Open Doors International (ODI),

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Ekiti First Lady, Bisi Fayemi Makes A Firm Case For Pregnant Girls Who Are Expelled From School While The Boys Who Got Them Pregnant Continue

It has become a normal practice to expel pregnant schoolgirls while the boys responsible for the pregnancy are left to continue their education. However, the First lady of Ekiti state, Bisi Fayemi during a meeting in Ado-Ekiti with wives of

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Facebook User, Lucia Thioma, Explains Why Fairytale Books Should Be Trashed From Children’s Library

A Facebook user, Lucia Thioma, has identified what she believes to be fault-lines in how children are raised, especially with regard to the kind of books that they are entertained and groomed with. The Nigerian woman who is obviously intolerant

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How Advocate Chidera Natasha Is Seeking Justice And Equity For Women & The Girl Child 

Inspirational Speaker, Mind Shifter and Girl Child Educator, Chidera Natasha is a certified Girls/ Women Rights Advocate with over 2 years experience in activism and advocacy. Natasha grew up in an Igbo dominated community, an environment that was hostile to

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Zamfara First Lady Pushes For Girl-child Education & Women Empowerment

Education is one of the most critical areas of empowerment for the girl-child and women in general. It is also an area that offers some of the clearest examples of discrimination women suffer. Among children not attending school there are

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Period Poverty: Health Experts Identify One Of The Reasons Nigerian Girls Skip School

Health experts and advocates have named “period poverty” as the main reason that young girls routinely stay away from school, especially in developing countries. Period poverty is when a girl cannot afford menstrual products during menstruation, which is approximately four

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Cringeworthy Photo Of Little Success Adegor Causes Public Outcry| Activist Alleges Threat To His Life Over Same

Nigerians are asking about the whereabouts of the parents and especially mother of Success Adegor, the little schoolgirl who literally walked into fame a few weeks back after her “dem go flog tire” line won sympathy and admiration from social

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Man, Amagbor John Berates Nigerian Government For Not Publicly Acknowledging Wife, Stella Emelife After Breaking Records To Win 20 Gold Medals From An Indian University| Photos

A Nigerian man, Amagbor John has taken to his Facebook page to berate Nigerian government for not publicly celebrating his wife, Chinelo Stella Emelife‘s achievement after the latter broke a record to win 20 masters gold medals in Chemistry at

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Nigerian Dad, Olayinka Fagbuaro Blows Hot As Private University Tells His Undergraduate Daughters To Loosen Their Braided Hair

A Nigerian dad, Olayinka Fagbuaro, is blowing hot and has vowed to set his daughters’ school’s management straight for asking his undergraduate daughters to loosen the braids on their head. The furious dad -who shielded the said school’s identity- questioned

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Mom, Cassey Teller’s 5 Daughters Looked On As She Births Daughter No 6 And The Moment Was Beautiful| Photos

Mom, Casey Teller says she didn’t always know she wanted a big family; but all that all changed once she started having kids. She enthused: “Each one brings so much joy to our family.” And that joy is now times

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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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Man Allegedly Refuses To Visit Wife At The Hospital After She Birthed Girl Number 5

In these day and age, with the level of civilization and knowledge of how it works, a man can still abandon his wife because she could not give him a male child?! According to Twitter user, Adda Fatee who narrated

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Story of How Woman, Tope Ogba Was Allegedly Blindsided By Her Husband’s Atrocities Upon Her Daughters Is A Wake Up Call To Every Mum

It is a crime when the very person who is charged with the duty to protect you turns out to be the one you need to be protected from. This is the horrifying story of Gabriel Ogba, a father who

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Facebook User, Tope Boyede Tells On A Woman Who Brutalized Her 2-Year Old Daughter For This Appalling Reason

A Facebook user, Tope Boyede has taken to same to tell on a neighbour of his whom he claims is fond of physically violating her 2+ year old daughter. Unable to look the other way any longer, Boyede shared touching

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Update: Prince Gwamnishu Harrison Delivers On #RetrieveChinwe Mandate| Photos

When the story of the ill-arranged marriage of Anambra child bride, Chinwe broke out on the internet, many Nigerians threw caution to the winds and spoke against such a barbaric action. The news which first broke out on social media

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Social Activist, Gwamnishu Harrison & Others Step In As More Facts Emerge About The Child Bride In Anambra

More facts have emerged about the story of the teenage girl that was traditionally married off to a supposedly demented man in Anambra. (Read Here) According to facts published on Facebook by activist, Prince Gwamnishu Emefiele Harrison, who visited Ihiala

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Morolake Carter Painfully Narrates What Her Mom’s Lack of Trust About Being A Virgin Did To Her

In the ongoing “O jewa ke eng ?” (What’s eating you up?) on Twitter, a young Nigerian woman, Morolake Carter, 25, has opened up on how her mom’s mistrust led her to give up her chastity before she was ready

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Why South African Mum, Thembeni Khuboni, Is Heartbroken After Having Five Children

A 56-year-old South African mother of five girls, Thembeni Khuboni who has been living happily with her husband, Simon is left heartbroken after her husband of 30 years suddenly walked away from their marriage with an excuse. Thembeni,  from KwaMancinza in KZN

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See Outdated Reason Why This Nigerian Man Would Rather Be Childless Than Have A Girl Child

The place or a girl child through out history has been at a disadvantage. In Africa especially, not much was thought of the girl child and her future. Nigerian Facebook user, Daniel James, is still holding on dearly to the

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The Moment Stand-Up Comedian, Seyi Law Gave A Deserving Response To An Instagram User Who Said This To His Daughter

Grown ups need to know where to draw the line when references are being made to and about children, and parents also need to know when to speak up; especially if an utterance seemingly ‘wears’ a paedophilia garb. Nigerian stand-up

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Read Inspiring Story Of 23-Year-Old Woman Who Was Doused In Acid By Dad At 2 Months Old

A woman who was doused in acid by her father when she was just two-months-old has put behind her horrors and is helping other young girls be more confident and  accepting of themselves by sharing her life’s story and enthusiasm.

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Shocking Confession Of 45-Year-Old Nigerian Man Who Sexually Abused Househelp For Years, Aided By His Wife |Video

An alleged serial rapist, Solomon Imhontu and his wife have been arrested by the police in Delta state. 45-year-old Solomon in police custody confessed to the crime and gave the most embarrassing details of his unfair dealings with the little

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