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In Commemorating The International Day Of The Girl Child

In commemoration of the international day of the girl child which has long passed, let me tell you about the few times I’ve been marginalised because of my gender. And each time it happened, it hurt deeply. First was when we were […]

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Those Things I Thought I Lost

One time in 2015, I turned down an opportunity to work with the United Nations Women Office, Abuja. I had applied for an internship position at the time I was putting finishing touches to my Masters degree program at the Ahmadu Bello […]

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It’s Been A Tiring Week, Honestly

People saw me dressed in black today again, a friday for that matter and someone said “You are sitting?” I said yes. It is 7.16am from here. I’m already on my way to work. The alarm woke me by 4.30am and I […]

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A Reason For My Absence

It’s been a while here. I wrote some thoughts down but I couldn’t get round to publishing it. Now, everything I wrote has been overtaken by events. My attention was swept away by almost two weeks of activities following the retirement activities […]

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Night Blues

This past week was very tough for me. I didn’t go to work much, I was sick. Very down with malaria. And I was thinking too much too. About my parents. That was how I started losing it. I was losing my […]

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From The Barber’s Shop

On thing I never envisaged when I decided to go on lowcut was that I would be rubbing shoulders with men at the salon. It looks scary every time when I’m the only female among hefty men barbing their hair in a […]

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