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Drug abuse among female adolescents is rising, not just male
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Drug abuse among female adolescents is rising, not just male

[FILE PHOTO] Drug abuse. PHOTO: BBC “Though I still struggle with tramadol sometimes, I don’t take codeine and alcohol again said 17-year-old Halima who started abusing drugs when she was in JSS 2. Halima’s voice reverberates with a renewed hope and courage to look to the future. She credits this […]

Managing conjunctivitis in children
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Managing conjunctivitis in children

Children. Photo Shutterstock Sadly, it is that time of the year again, “Apollo” season or more accurately Acute Haemmorrhagic Conjunctivitis (AHC). This infection is usually seasonal and thought to be due to the colder harmattan weather at this time of the year. It is particularly more important for parents to […]

‘Before you can take care of others, you must be in good health’
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‘Before you can take care of others, you must be in good health’

Three Ladies Driving Wellness Month Anita Kouassigan would like to introduce the three female masterminds behind the Yoga Sutra Lagos (YSL) Wellness Month, a series of yoga events in October during which time Investing In Women acted as a media partner. The aim was to celebrate women at their special […]

Nene Bejide
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Nene Bejide

Nene Bejide Nene Bejide is the founder and principal consultant at Blanche Aigle Communications, a fast-rising Public Relations agency in Nigeria that focuses on redefining Public Relations and Brand Communications through empowerment marketing for tech companies, lifestyle and corporate brands. A strong player in the media industry for over six […]

Nene Bejide
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Nene Bejide

Nene Bejide Nene Bejide is the founder and principal consultant at Blanche Aigle Communications, a fast-rising Public Relations agency in Nigeria that focuses on redefining Public Relations and Brand Communications through empowerment marketing for tech companies, lifestyle and corporate brands. A strong player in the media industry for over six […]

WLI organises masterclass for women in politics
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WLI organises masterclass for women in politics

Timi A leadership organization, Women Leadership Institute, has announced it’s 3-Day Political Leadership Masterclass for Women. The masterclass, the organisers said, is uniquely conceived to empower Nigerian women who are “running for elective office, political campaign managers, political party leaders, interested in holding appointive positions, interested in politics or leadership […]

‘I am influencing enhanced perspectives of ourselves, our culture, our arts’
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‘I am influencing enhanced perspectives of ourselves, our culture, our arts’

Ugoma Adegoke Ugoma Adegoke trained as an economist and corporate finance professional but is today, a creative entrepreneur, gallerist and foremost multi-arts curator. A tireless community builder, arts advocate, passionate art collector and taste-maker, she is the founding director and Chief Curator of Bloom Art, Lagos. In 2014, she originated […]

‘I am influencing enhanced perspectives of ourselves, our culture, our arts’
Arts Ben Enwonwu Ben Osawe Culture El Anatsui Gani Odutokun Guardian Woman Marcia Kure Ndidi Dike Obiora Udechukwu Ugoma Adegoke Uzo Egonu Yusuf Grillo

‘I am influencing enhanced perspectives of ourselves, our culture, our arts’

Ugoma Adegoke Ugoma Adegoke trained as an economist and corporate finance professional but is today, a creative entrepreneur, gallerist and foremost multi-arts curator. A tireless community builder, arts advocate, passionate art collector and taste-maker, she is the founding director and Chief Curator of Bloom Art, Lagos. In 2014, she originated […]

‘Taeillo is the concept of a home that reflects African beauty’
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‘Taeillo is the concept of a home that reflects African beauty’

Dada Creative Director of Taeillo Furniture, Jumoke Dada, is one of the winners of the recently concluded seventh edition of Diamond Bank Building Entrepreneur Today (BET), an investment strategy to profile and help small and medium enterprises (SMEs) with social impacts output to upscale their businesses. The BET programme deals […]

Folashade Medebem: Gender equality is a journey and Nigeria is moving in the right direction
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Folashade Medebem: Gender equality is a journey and Nigeria is moving in the right direction

Folashade Ambrose Medebem Folashade Ambrose Medebem has more than 23 years senior management experience delivering world-class strategic business transformation solutions with a variety of global FSTE 100 multinationals including LafargeHolcim Plc, Diageo Plc., PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Ford Motor Company, Zurich Financial Services, Learning & Skills Council UK, Nigeria Ministry of Finance and […]

‘We’re training youths, especially young women, to become future leaders’
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‘We’re training youths, especially young women, to become future leaders’

Lion Chinyelu Samuel-Johnson Lion Chinyelu Samuel-Johnson was recently installed as the first female president of the Anthony Village Emerald Lions Club. She tells TOBI AWODIPE about becoming the first woman to become president and why it took so long to happen amongst other issues For the first time in 101years, […]

Anita Kouassigan: If we help women more, they will help improve Nigeria’s situation
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Anita Kouassigan: If we help women more, they will help improve Nigeria’s situation

Anita Kouassigan Anita Kouassigan holds a BSc degree in Politics from the University of Bristol, and graduated with a Post-Graduate Degree in Law and the Legal Practice Course (College of Law, London). She is a small-business entrepreneur, with her focus areas being Recruitment/Human Capital, Publishing & Media, Events and Fundraising. […]

Metrowoman entrepreneur of the week: Yetty Williams
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Metrowoman entrepreneur of the week: Yetty Williams

Yetty Williams Yetty Williams is the founder of LagosMums, a resource for mothers, parents and caregivers on raising children in the 21st Century. LagosMums is the first Nigerian parenting website dedicated to offering a one-stop destination for parents in Lagos, Nigeria and the Diaspora. It has become a trusted platform […]