Category Womanhood

PLEASE READ: Award Winning Nigerian Journalist, Ruona Meyer Chronicles How A Prescribed Drug For Fibroid Left Her With Breast Cancer

Ruona Meyer, the award winning Nigerian investigative journalist who got nominated for an international Emmy over her work which exposed codeine addiction in the country has opened up on her battle with fibroid and breast cancer. Meyer, who underwent a successful

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How 36-Year-Old Mum, Elizabeth Amoaa Born With Two Wombs And Two Cervixes Finally Got A Diagnosis After Enduring Years Of Heavy Menstrual Flow

A new mum who was born with two vaginas, two wombs and two cervixes has spoken out about living with the extremely rare condition. Elizabeth Amoaa, originally from Ghana but now living in Walsall, Birmingham, was diagnosed with uterus didelphys

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‘It’s Not A Disease’ -Medical Expert Enlightens Women On The Need To Embrace Menopause & Still Live A Healthy Lifestyle

Menopause occurs when a woman stops having periods and can no longer fall pregnant naturally. It is a natural part of ageing, which occurs in women between 45 and 55 years old. However 1 in 100 women can experience menopause

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Nigerian Doctor, Oludare Adeyemi Announces Major Breakthrough In Breast Cancer Treatment

A consultant radiation oncologist of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), has announced that he has achieved a breakthrough in breast cancer treatment. Dr. Oludare Adeyemi disclosed that he recently treated a breast cancer patient without mastectomy (process of

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Actress, Aisha Lawal Details Her Near-Death Experience During Daughter’s Birth

Nollywood actress, Aisha Lawal is relishing the joys of motherhood one year after she welcomed her daughter. The relatively new mum is counting her blessings because, according to her, about this time last year she was in the throes of

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Raped At 65 Plus Surviving Everything That Should Have Broken Her, Veteran Actress, Ajai-Lycett Tells Her Story

Nigerian journalist, actress and cosmetologist, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett has revealed quite shockingly her many travails as a woman. The 78-year-old recipient of the Officer of the Order of the Niger (OON), made the damning revelations of her unique experiences that are

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Why You Should Not Remove Your Pubic Hair, According to Gynaecologist, Dr Jen Gunter

A gynaecologist and author of the Vagina Bible, Dr Jen Gunter,  has warned women of the dangers of completely removing pubic hair, contrary to well acclaimed hygienic practice. While the purpose of pubic hair is somewhat of a mystery, going

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This Beautiful Thread On Friendships Will Help You Evaluate Your Circle Of Friends

On what basis do you make someone your friend? Below is a twitter thread about friendship that every woman needs to read. According to @DoreenGLM, friendship as an adult needs to be evaluated without sentiments. Below is Doreen’s tweet, ”I

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APT! First Lady, Bisi Fayemi Shares 10 Things Women Can Do To Stop People From Believing Women Are Their Own Worst Enemies

The Ekiti State First Lady, Mrs. Bisi Adeleye Fayemi has listed a number of things women can do to stop people from repeating the awful refrain that ‘women are their own worst enemy’. The gender Specialist, Social Entrepreneur and Writer

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“I was 16 years old and a stark illiterate when I married my husband”- Bauchi State First Lady, Aishatu Mohammed Speaks On Fighting To Get An Education

Aishatu Mohammed, the wife of Bauchi Governor, Bala Mohammed has revealed that she had no formal education when she married her husband. The First Lady made the revelation on Saturday at a Youth Talk ceremony organised in commemoration of the

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Expert, Dr Chris Nwan Counsels Women On Early Menopause & How Some Of Our Everyday Addictions Triggers It

A general medical practitioner with St Bernadeth Hospital, Ikorodu, Lagos, shared this piece to create awareness about early menopause and what triggers it. According to Dr Chris Nwan, addiction to drugs, alcohol, and others triggers early menopause. Menopause is the

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Emab Boss, Lady Uchenna Umeohia Shares On Life At 60, Gender Equality & What African Women Want From Men

The Holy book says ‘He who finds a wife finds a good thing and obtains favour from the Lord’, such is the case of Chief Emmanuel Umeohia, the husband of Lady Uchenna, Executive Director, Emab Umeh and Sons Nigeria Limited,

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DISTURBING: How Nigeria’s Restrictive Anti-abortion Stance Is Killing More Women By The Day

The issue surrounding abortion rights in Nigeria is a highly sensitive one. Abortion in Nigeria is highly restrictive and various governments have not been bold enough or probably lack the political will to review and liberalise our shackling abortion laws.

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British Supermodel, Naomi Campbell Discusses Life As A Single Woman At 49, Plans For Motherhood And Her Struggle With Addiction

English model, actress and businesswoman, Naomi Campbell, has shared on her plans towards becoming a mother while discussing life as a single lady at 49. T he 49-year-old who is currently living and loving the single life without a partner

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