Introduction Patriarchal societies Our present-day society is patriarchal in nature and characterized by issues of male dominance, male identification, male-centeredness, and obsession with control resulting in genital mutilation, malnutrition, sexual and domestic violence, online bullying, to everyday casual sexism; despite the best efforts of feminists, the issue of gender inequality still has deep roots in society.Continue reading “Patriarchal Societies and digital spaces”
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My almost twins!!!
One of my many victory stories!!! “How great is our God?” So I had my first child and it was 3 days of difficult labour. ( we could not opt for a Cesarean because there had been revelations that I died on the operation table) well, no one told me so I kept crying toContinue reading “My almost twins!!!”
She is a strong woman, mother to everyone, adviser and advocate, student and worker, teacher and mentor, wife and friend. Many love her, others envy her; one day, she passed out while brushing the toilet. As simple as that chore may seem; it was the accumulation of tiredness. she was overwhelmed, burnt out! So sheContinue reading “SELF LOVE”
A VALENTINE STORY
The year was 14th February 1997, two young love-birds on a beautiful date. clueless and totally unaware of the hurdles, challenges and turbulence to come, one asked; the other said yes and their fate was sealed. She remembered how She envisioned it will be. she read a lot of romance novels and could identify theContinue reading “A VALENTINE STORY”
VISCOUNT IS A FRAUD
SOS – WHO WILL HELP US? MANY ARE DEAD, THEIR LIVELIHOOD STOLEN FROM THEM. HI everyone, just feel the need to bring this issue to the fore. the picture above is that of a man named ODE A. OGHOGHO. He calls himself chairman of Viscount holdings. he is holding over 2.7 billion naira of peopleContinue reading “VISCOUNT IS A FRAUD”
Pastors wife and the need to keep face.
The world woke up to the recent case of Prophet Ofori brutally killing his wife Barbara Tammey, last week. It brought to mind a few things I would love to share with the pastors’ wife. The pastor (or Prophet, apostle, bishop, evangelist. etc) whatever his tittle is a man like any other. The pressure ofContinue reading “Pastors wife and the need to keep face.”
Character vs Relationships
Introduction: One of the most impressive architectural feats and the greatest military defense project in history is the Great Wall of China. In 1987, UNESCO designated the Great Wall a World Heritage site, and a popular controversial claim that emerged in the 20th century holds that it is the only man-made structure that is visibleContinue reading “Character vs Relationships”
WHERE ARE THE FATHERS?
Happy Fathers’ day!!!!! Yayyyyyy!!! Today, we celebrate the exceptional men who are Heroes, Husbands. fathers, protectors, priests and providers for their homes! It is always a beautiful site when we see fathers and their children, bonding or just staying together! There is this confident that comes from having a great relationship with your father! trustContinue reading “WHERE ARE THE FATHERS?”
ALL LIVES MATTER
As I watch so many people on the street protesting against RACISM especially against the black race, my thought keep going in one direction. I am speaking myself as a strong black woman. This is the question i want to address today. “What is the moral justification for a black man who robs, rapes, maim,Continue reading “ALL LIVES MATTER”
BRING BACK OUR HUMANITY
What separates man from other creatures of God is our HUMANITY. The quality of being HUMANE. I heard of times before now when everyone was everyone’s keeper! i know of times when it was safe to walk on the streets. To run around naked, to play in the sandhill just down the street, to visitContinue reading “BRING BACK OUR HUMANITY”