Tag Surname

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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Media Personality, Lolo Cynthia’s Stance On Marriage Causes Backlash

Media personality, Lolo Cynthia’s recent post on Twitter on marriage and surname change has landed the Child Rights Advocate in the centre of a backlash. Lolo aired her controversial opinion on the set of one of her talk shows recently which

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Controversial Feminist, Nkechi Bianze On Why Children Should Not Take Fathers’ Last Names

Popular Nigerian feminist, Nkechi Bianze is in the news again! This time around, she is speaking against women allowing their children to take their husband’s last names. In a Facebook post, Nkechi shared a picture of a heavily pregnant woman

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Men, Would You Allow Your Children Bear Your Wife’s Surname? Nigerian Man Makes a Case

In most parts of the world, culturally, it is normal for a woman to drop her father’s name and take on her husband’s name while their children follow suit. In some cases, the compound name is adopted, where the woman

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