My Blogs

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The Brief Kaduna

When I received notice to attend ‘The Brief’, a programme organized by Farida Yahya, I didn’t know what to expect. I just knew that from experience, wherever Farida Yahya is, productive things are. So I knew that I couldn’t miss The…
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Mind-set Muslimah Kaduna: Towards the betterment of Mental Health and Spiritual Wellbeing.

The inception of the Purple Network for Muslimah was an interesting one. It was through a story of purpose borne of pain as the chief organizer, Bashirat Abdulwahab narrated her journey through life, there was a collective reaction of awe and…

Brown Skin Girl: Bleach It or Love It

I saw a video about a fairy-like creature who loved the Prince and was loved by him but she had to sacrifice her beauty to make him happy. She had very white skin and dark, straight, long hair and wings. After she sacrificed her beauty, her…
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How Do You React To Being Called Beautiful? Hint: Awkward.

Awkwardddd!. Okay it has been established by now that I can be fazed by stuff and being called beautiful or receiving nice compliments in general are a major cause. Before now, when people say I’m beautiful, I just smile uneasily at them…

My Favorite Type Of Books

Once upon a time, even though I’ve never counted, but I was reading an average of 3 books a week and almost a hundred a year. I was a chute sucking up all the wordings and meanings and at that time, reading a 200 hundred paged novel a…

The Reality Of Things: Marriage

Lets talk about the reality of marriage. I am not married therefore I am not in the best position to touch this topic but I see things from a vantage point, so that perhaps, I see things that the married ones might fail to see. Now almost…

My sources of income: Because one isn’t good enough.

I could just title this ‘Ways I Make A Few Dimes’ but it’s not going to sound big and fancy like ‘Source of Income’ even if it’s N500 a month...or less. Okay I’m not going to divulge all of them-obviously-because automatically…

To Speak Or Not To Speak? That’s The Question.

With all the things happening today from politics to religion to the society to economics to marriage to education, it is to be expected that everyone will have an opinion on everything.  The problem arises not when people have varying…
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NORTHERN YOUTH SUMMIT : The Genesis Of a Revolution?

Kaduna was honoured to have hosted an event which is foreseen to be a milestone in the political, social and economic awareness for the progression of Arewa. It is no secret that the people of Arewa have a fiery spirit of nationalism, leadership…