Tag: Feminist

Ado AminuApril 19, 2021

Yes, witchcraft accusation is a prosecutable offence in Nigeria

Nigerian feminists have been at the receiving end of accusations of witchcraft for a very long time. It didn’t start ...

Chinedu OkaforNovember 17, 2020

Chimamanda Adichie comes under same fire as Rowling over transphobia

There’s a popular saying amongst internet users nowadays that speaks to an increase in complexity as one advances in certain ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 26, 2020

Here’s the ‘Tega’ gist everyone is talking about on Twitter

Today on Twitter, Nigerians were in a celebratory mode, following the return of a seemingly controversial figure. Me coming back ...

Bernard DayoMarch 22, 2019

Buhari says his second term will be guided by inclusiveness, declares himself a feminist

President Buhari on Thursday received a delegation of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) led by Mr. Chris Isiguzo at the State ...

Bernard DayoJuly 9, 2018

Throw the Twitter debate series #NoDragMyGender into the fire and let it burn

What have we done to deserve this kind of social media hazard? Back in May, popular social media influencer Paul ...

Rachel OgbuJune 24, 2017

Olatunde Olateju Olaoloru stars in TV’s hottest talking point – The Handmaid’s Tale

Nigerian-Irish Olatunde Olateju Olaoloru just caught our eye on new TV series – The Handmaid’s Tale which tells the story of a ...

YWriterOctober 15, 2016

Mrs. Aisha Buhari. You better not apologise for speaking your truth, don’t you dare apologise to that man

by Nkechi Nwokorie I see that twinkle in your eyes from time to time, Aisha. You are a strong woman. ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 13, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Here’s what inspired Seyi Shay’s ‘Airbrush’ | Chris Brown bans guest from home

Here are some stories from yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are now buzzing this morning ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 29, 2015

This latest move by the Catholic Pope shows that he may be a feminist

by Chinwe Okafor The pope just announced to the world that he may in fact be a feminist. During his ...

Isime EseneDecember 31, 2014

Keside Anosike profiles Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Shoes, magic & the truth – A Chimamanda you don’t know (Y!/YNaija.com Person of the Year 2014 Nominee)

by Keside Anosike “Home is where my best shoes are”, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie stated in an interview with the world’s ...

Isime EseneOctober 26, 2014

#TheYNaijaInterview: I am feminist, but we need to redefine that word – Adesuwa Onyenokwe

by Wilfred Okiche Adesuwa Onyenokwe, journalist, publisher, media mogul and all round superwoman recently celebrated TW magazine’s 7 year anniversary ...

June 1, 2014

#BelieveItOrNot: Media personality, Kemi Adetiba barred from Lagos restaurant for being SINGLE (TWEETS)

by Tutu Akinlabi The feminists are going to have fun with this one. According to reports, there’s a restaurant in ...

May 27, 2014

6 tricky questions women ask + how to respond correctly

by Nick Roy   The human mind works in mysterious ways. When she comes at you with topics or questions ...

April 12, 2014

Run brother, run! 7 types of women that men should avoid

by Tanvi Triredi This one is forever imposing her tastes in food, movies, music and everything else on you. If ...

May 3, 2013

Is this the most sexist TV program in history? Women strip off while 2 men critique their bodies (LOOK)

A Danish chat show where women silently undress as the male host and a guest critique their bodies has been ...

April 4, 2013

“I am a modern-day feminist” – Beyonce questions her role as a woman in UK Vogue – See (sexy) Photos

She’s released a string of female empowerment anthems over the years both as a solo artist and with former group, ...

January 22, 2013

Opinion: It’s unfair the way we pick on our celebrities

by Elizabeth Perle It’s one thing to have a feminist analysis of Taylor Swift’s songs and to find them wanting. ...

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