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Former Beninese first lady Rosine Vieyra Soglo dies at 87

BY MODUPE ABIOLA Rosine Vieyra Soglo, the former first lady of Benin (1991 to 1996), passed away on July 25 at the age of 87. The oldest member of the … Read More

Talon jails Réckya Madougou, the woman who scared him with her credentials

BY SOUMANOU SALIFOU The dozens of innocent people Talon has thrown in jail or chased into exile, knowing they would beat him like a drum in a fair, transparent election, … Read More

Working Women are Winsome, Witty and Wealthy

AN OPINION BY NIGERIAN AUTHOR AMARA CHIDINMA EZEDINIRU I know that women have always been supportive. From house chores to baby-making and to the farm or market, their contribution to … Read More

Are all Nigerian men rapist and violent?

BY NIGERIAN AUTHOR AMARA CHIDINMA EZEDINIRU Following my thoughts on how the shadow of an opposite gender sends shivers down my spine, our men have bemoaned my stance of boxing … Read More