The subject of today’s What She Said is a 19-year-old who blames her dad’s ill-treatment for her attraction to older men. She talks about finding out he was cheating, growing up very poor, and her dad’s financial abuse.
“Everyone from his fraternity ran away except him, and that was how he went down. He died on school grounds. Omo, I wasn’t myself for days. That was when I realized everything everyone said was true.”
8 Nigerian Women Talk About Their Experience With Cultists
Hair lice are tiny, wingless insects that live in the hair of humans. They feed on tiny amounts of blood they get from the scalp. They spread easily from comb to comb. It is especially rampant among kids. It’s not easy to get rid of hair lice but here are a few tips that have […]
Before you shake your ass to the salon or barber shop to have your head shaved, please take note of these things.
Especially number 2.
To save you all of the discomforts of an ill-fitting bra, grab your measuring tape, and follow these instructions so you know how to measure your bra size.
Skincare routines can be stressful. For everyone who has tried to get into skincare but got overwhelmed, here’s a simple routine you can try, according to @skinwithabiola:
The subject of this week’s What She Said is in her mid-thirties. She shares with us her struggle with fertility and pregnancies, her IVF journey, miscarriages, and living with her happy family of three. Read her story here:
“In 2019, my mum sent me to Owerri to be a live-in nanny for one woman so I could make money for the family.”
In this article, Stella talks about wanting to be a footballer as a child but not having the resources or the support needed to do so.
Your hair needs love and care too. But how will you do that effectively if you don’t know what texture it is?
Use these tips to find out.
“I was still barely dressed and on the bed when the first gynaecologist started to teach the second gynaecologist. I was obviously very uncomfortable with what was going on, but he still continued”.
The subject of this week’s What She Said is a 27-year-old queer woman who talks about being abused as a child, navigating her sexuality, and getting an abortion at the age of 20.
Younger generations are leaving the church for many reasons.
In this article, eight Nigerian women talk about why they stopped going to church.
Here’s what they had to say:
“My mum has a problem with my body – one would think it should be the opposite, but I get a lot of demeaning looks from her. She hates that I’m flat-chested and not tall”.
QUIZ: How much do you know about the violence women and girls face? Take this quiz to learn.
If at least 5 out of these 10 songs don’t make you feel like the powerful, badass queen that you are, then only God can help you. 1. “Bloody Samaritan” by Ayra Starr Incase you didn’t know, you’re a ticking dynamite ready to explode, baby. 2. “Brown Skin Girl” by Beyonce ft. Wizkid Your skin […]
As Told To Tunta I was looking to write about Nigerian women who had been stalked, when Ginger reached out to me. *Ginger is a 25-year-old woman who was harassed by her older cousin’s friend from when she was 13-years-old. Her cousin knew about it, but played it off as a joke. Read her story: […]
Periods are always a struggle to get through. Here is HER’s guide on how to survive your period: 1. Demand a break from work or school. They should be giving you breaks anyway. They will be fine in your absence, you are not the one that kuku built the company or the school for them. […]
Anyone who has been in a hoe phase knows that it’s a thrilling experience. In this article, six Nigerian women talk about being in their hoe phase. Eve, 24 In January, my boyfriend and I had a misunderstanding that led to our break-up. We got back together but a few days later, this guy broke […]
If you are dating a woman and you do any of the following things, you are a walking red flag. 1. When he doesn’t buy you food when you say you’ve not eaten Do we need to tell you first? Which brings us to the next point. 2. Not knowing what we want before we […]
PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome) is a hormonal disorder that is common in women of childbearing age. PCOS has different side effects, varying from obesity, to irregular periods, fatigue and so many other symptoms. Here are a few things many women with PCOS can definitely relate to. 1. Always needing a tweezer. Hirsutism is a common […]
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