Picture of Six Nigerian siblings who are medical professionals go viral

Chinyere Okpaleke did not expect the massive reaction she got after posting a photo of herself in the company of her other siblings who practice as medical professionals. The image has so far attracted almost 200,000 likes with over 7,000 comments. In the caption, Chinyere wrote that, “I know our parents and ancestors are beyond […]

Malian woman gives birth to Nonuplets, five girls and four boys

Health authorities in Mali have revealed that a 25-year-old woman who was earlier flown to Morocco gave birth to Nonuplets on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. The set of nine children was made up of five girls and four boys. The Malian health Minister, Fanta Siby said in a statement that, “the newborns and the mother […]

US state of Arkansas passes bill to ban sex-change medical access for minors

The US state of Arkansas is the first state to pass a bill prohibiting  medical practitioners from providing gender affirming medical care to transgender minors. The bill  passed 28-7 on monday by the state’s senate house. The bill would prohibits doctors from providing hormones treatment and surgery to minors vying to change their sex by choice. […]

Damilola a Nigerian Lady who is Creating Black Princesses as Cartoon Characters

Nigerian young lady, Damilola Olaleye is creating black princesses for cartoon characters. This she has done to bridge the huge gap that has been created in the mainstream media where the representation of color is very minimal. “Growing up, I loved watching Disney cartoons a lot. I was captivated by the likes of Snow White […]

Kenyan footballer captured breastfeeding her child during a half-time break

A Kenyan female footballer made headlines since she was captured breastfeeding her child during a half-time break in a football game. Winnie Wangui is a single mother who is very determined to follow her dream in the sports of football. “I want to pursue my football talent together with raising my daughter” The 23-years-old superwoman […]

Nigeria’s Media Mogul, Mo Abudu, Launches A Creative Academy

Foremost Nigerian media mogul, Mo Abudu has launched a creative academy was done in partnership with the Lagos state government. Over the years, she has been one of the forefronts of taking Nigeria’s media and Nollywood to the global stage. In her Instagram post, “as a Human resources practitioner, I have been and will always […]

US governor signs a bill to prevent transgender women from participating in female sports

The governor of South Dakota, Kristi Noem disclosed in a short message meant to celebrate women that, she is ready to sign a bill which will prevent transgender women from participating in female sporting activities in public schools. She wrote on Twitter that, “In South Dakota, we’re celebrating #InternationalWomensDay by defending women’s sports! I’m excited […]

DRC born Debora Kayembe elected as first black rector of University of Edinburgh

Debora whose duty starts from the first of March 2021 will replace the School’s former rector, Ann Henderson. She has made history as the first black person to assume such position since the establishment of the institution. Commenting on her election, Debora said that, “It’s been just a rollercoaster, everywhere. Everywhere, the reaction. There is […]