Tag: fear

November 1, 2013

Opinion: Age, politics and gullible youths

by Chukuemeka Obinna   The Nigerian youths are gullible and are made easily available instruments for excessive and unhealthy politicking ...

October 18, 2013

5 (sure) ways to talk to women effectively

by Nisha Samson Most men don’t approach women they’re interested in because of the fear of the great big “R”. Rejection is ...

August 24, 2013

“I had sex every day for a year”: Meet the insecure size 16 mom who suddenly got her groove back (PHOTOS)

Brittany Gibbons, a mother-of-three who spent years insecure about her body, decided to set herself a challenge between the sheets ...

August 5, 2013

Tanzanian high school students panic as rapists attack girls

School at Mzindakaya Secondary School in Kaengesa village, Sumbawanga District, in Rukwa Region, are being raped by unknown people who ...

July 25, 2013

6 things a partner does/doesn’t do when they’re in love

by Amanda Chatel Some people live their entire lives and never know true love, so consider yourself grateful that you have ...

June 23, 2013

8 things men really fear about marriage

by Anne Roderique-Jones He loves the charming qualities you possess that remind him of his mom—like your superhero parenting skills and ...

June 14, 2013

Top 5 emotional effects of divorce

by Cindy Holbrook Though the emotional effects of divorce are many, allow yourself to feel each emotion separately. You cannot entirely ...

April 25, 2013

If everybody likes you, you are definitely doing something wrong

by Ben Michaelis “I want to do it but I’m afraid.” “What are you afraid of?” “I’m afraid that people ...

February 27, 2013

5 tips for facing fear and stress

by Juliana Stock Fear can be one of the most crippling of all the emotions. It can paralyze and hinder ...

February 7, 2013

4 secret steps to surviving life’s low points

by Christy Matta, M.A. But natural ebbs—the darkness between days, the emptiness between fill-ups, the fallow time between growing seasons—are ...

January 16, 2013

Oyindamola Affinnih: After the long pause (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Everything seemed so organized. My life seemed almost perfect. I was doing so many things at the same time and ...

January 12, 2013

Fadahunsi Abayomi: The stuff is yours not mine (30 Days, 30 Voices)

There was always this comfort to be found in the toilet. Maybe because it was within a screaming distance of ...

November 30, 2012

Temitope Shittu-Alamu: My closest contact with a ‘mad’ woman

by Temitope Shittu-Alamu Like a typical Nigerian, I also imagined that she had been “jazzed” from the village, by a ...

November 25, 2012

8 things husbands fear about marriage

by Anne Roderique-Jones He loves the charming qualities you possess that remind him of his mom—like your superhero parenting skills ...

November 23, 2012

Nonye Ujowundu: Going forward (30 Days, 30 Voices)

I am not saying my life is perfect yet. I just know it is near perfect now. I have not ...

October 26, 2012

TICKER: Toilet Phobia: Woman doesn’t flush ’cause she fears she will be swallowed up

Can you imagine having to ask someone else to flush the toilet for you because you’re too terrified it will ...

October 13, 2012

Kola Oyeneyin: Nigeria – my faith and my fear

by Kola Oyeneyin I’ve come to understand that after the darkest hour of the night is day break; and that ...

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Opinion: The Top 10 Reasons Women Re-Marry The Wrong Guys

by Harriet Lerner If you’re in the emotional aftermath of divorce, the last thing on your mind may be coupling ...

July 9, 2012

Femke becomes Funke: My drawer of self-deception

Nigeria is not the only place where false alarms and innuendo can cause quite a stir.  As we walk by ...

June 27, 2012

Motivation: Scorpion wanted to take my sister from me… But then I learnt something

by ‘Ogbogu Chinonso’ photo from elev8 How do you see those blows that come with your great dreams? Do you ...

May 25, 2012

Opinion: How I failed my UME woefully – Please, don’t repeat my error

by  Chinonso Ogbogu If there is one thing that experience thought me, it’s the fact that the fear of failure is ...

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