Tag: polygamy

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Op-ed EditorFebruary 28, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: Pauper polygamy ban- North should rather enforce Islamic women’s rights and empowerment

by Peregrino Brimah Addressing the perceived misuse of polygamy ‘problem’ and abuse of the religio-social instrument in Nigeria’s north requires careful ...

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Op-ed EditorFebruary 24, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: The error in MURIC’s defense of Emir Sanusi’s pauper polygamy ban

by Peregrino Brimah   In a matter as serious as this, public discourse ahead of a gravely impacting new legislation that ...

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Op-ed EditorFebruary 22, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: In Nigeria, polygamy shall only be allowed for the rich

by Peregrino Brimah If God says I can, who can say I can’t? Well, it seems Nigerian leaders wish to do so. ...

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Op-ed EditorFebruary 22, 2017

Moses Ochonu: Why Sanusi’s anti-polygamy plans might be pointless

by Moses Ochonu In principle, I agree with the emir of Kano’s pronouncement on polygamy, procreation, and poverty. However, there ...

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AzeezOctober 20, 2016

I plan to have 20 kids, more wives – Singer 9ice (WATCH)

Singer, Abolore Akande popularly known as 9ice has said he plans to get married to more wives as part of ...

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Oreoluwa PetersMay 21, 2016

‘If one man marries just one wife, other women will be useless’ | 9ice

Singer, 9ice has something to say! He made a passionate case for polygamy in a recent interview with Ebony Life TV. The ...

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Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 29, 2016

Polygamy law: ‘Even a madman in Eritrea knows it’s not true’

The government of Eritrea has denied the widespread report that it mandated all men to marry a second wife. The ...

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SolaApril 20, 2015

How this woman married 2 husbands (at the same time) for 11 years (PICTURED)

by Anike Jacobs A woman from Delta State who alleged­ly hid her adulter­ous relationship from her husband, Lekan Onipede, is ...

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May 12, 2014

Opinion: #NigerianGayLaw – Understanding the nature of the sexually confined

by Oyin Oludipe   But what if a culture that flourishes polygamy, tacitly permits its conceit, can argue that world ...

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April 12, 2014

6 lies told about women who have lots of sex

by Krystle Crossman Women who have a lot of sex are usually not looked at as “classy” women. They are ...

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November 17, 2013

10 things you didn’t know about the history of marriage

There are so many arguments about what marriage should be, and most are based on the world we live in ...

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November 8, 2013

10 things you didn’t know about the history of marriage

by Julia Austin  When did government get involved?Only in the last several centuries did marriage become a legal matter 1. Polygamy was ...

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July 18, 2012

Man raped to death in Benue

by Isi Esene This sounds stranger than fiction but a well known man in Ugbugbu Owukpa, Ogbadibo Local government area ...

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May 21, 2012

“It just happened”: American man fathers 30 children with 11 women

by Seyi Lawal   Abraham might have had many sons but even he will dust his hat for Desmond Hatchett ...

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April 16, 2012

70 and going strong: South Africa’s Jacob Zuma is set to marry Wife Number 6

by Hauwa Gambo Jacob Zuma hasn’t been shy of doing what he wants, even if the world sees it as ...

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