Throw Back Thursday: DANG Hero, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti

There are many who see Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti as not only the mother of Fela Kuti and the Afrobeat Musical Movement but also as the mother of the modern African women’s resistance movements in the 2...

“My Ex Boyfriend Poured Acid on My Face, I am Disfigured but Not Broken”- Vanessa Münstermann

My name is Vanessa Münstermann. I was born in 1989, I have been living a normal life as a child and adolescents, with the exception of my type 1 diabetes. I have an advanced high school certificate, ...

13-year-old Calls Police to Say He Wants to Run Away From Home, Cop Decides to step in

When 13-year-old Cameron Simmons from Sumter, South Carolina, called police officer Gaetano Acerra to tell him that he was planning to run away, the cop went to his house to investigate. The boy said ...

Body Image: Daughter Calls Her Mom “Fat”, And Mother’s Viral Response Sparks Heated Discussions

Body Image: Daughter Calls Her Mom “Fat”, And Mother’s Viral Response Sparks Heated Discussions When Allison Kimmey told her kids playtime was over, her daughter got so upset she said ‘...

“When my Marriage Fell apart, I Felt Like I Had Failed at Something” – Chigul

Read below an excerpt from the interview with Chigul with KemiAdetiba’s KingWoman on Accelerate Tv “I married at 33 and married a virgin. My husband and I had our happy times. We were marr...

“Women In Nigeria Are Silenced And Bottled By Society”- Lola Omolola

“Women In NIgeria Are Silenced And Bottled By Society”- Lola Omolola I am Lola Omolola, founder of the Facebook group, Female IN. FIN is an online community of over 1,000,000 women and gro...

“I Was Sexually Abused Right Under My Mother’s Nose”- Ayodeji Megbope

“I Was Sexually Abused Right Under My Mother’s Nose”- Ayodeji Megbope I had a rocky start…education for me was very tough, not because I wasn’t intelligent but because I was goin...

“I’m not blind, I just cant see with my eyes.”- The Amazing Ben Underwood

“I’m not blind, I just cant see with my eyes.”- The Amazing Ben Underwood I lost my eyesight when I was 2 years old…my mum says she noticed my right eye had a glow, kind of like the glow o...

Children’s Day: “I Want to be The best Electrical Engineer in The World”- 13 Year Old Lekan

Because it’s children’s day today, we brought back Lekan’s story and his childhood dreams My name is Lekan. I am 13years old. I have always liked to repair things from a young age. T...

This is My Story: One Girl’s Victory Over Molestation

THIS IS MY STORY: ONE GIRL’S VICTORY OVER MOLESTATION Although I went to a good primary school, i was definitely one of those kids who couldn’t wait to get home to cartoon channels. When I was...

This Couple Was Married for 87 Years. And Now They Are Sharing Their Secrets With You!

Some things have stood the test of time; Zelmyra and Herbert Fisher are a shining example of love’s longevity. They made a commitment to spend all of their tomorrows together on May 13, 1924. They s...

“I still Wonder to Myself ‘Where was I when Dangote Was making His Billions'”: 67 Year-Old Ayo Iroche Narrates Life Lessons

My Name is Ayo Irochi. I’m 67 years old. I’m a father of four boys. My last son is 36, my last three boys are married, so I’m a grandfather, three times over by the grace of God. I r...

My Prayer for Mothers Who have Said Childbirth is ‘not that painful’: May The Lord Forgive You

Recently I went to see a friend who just had a baby. As I hugged her, she whispered in my ear dramatically “don’t do it. I’m serious. Don’t”. She said before she was give...

A Mother’s Love: This 101 Year- Old Mother Cared for Her 63-Year-Old Disabled Son Until Her Death

Meliah Md Diah was 101 years old. Despite her age, she was one tough cookie, going by her mission, so late in life. She was determined to continue taking care of her youngest son, Abdul Rahman Saud, 6...

“I wish People Didn’t Stare or Call us Derogatory Names”- Onome Majero on Albinism

“Last Ramadan, I was in a well known politicians house and his son walked in with a friend- an albino. The politician’s response was embarrassing, causing me to cringe. He queried his son, “When...

Banky W and Adesua Etomi’s Love Story: Lessons Learnt

While we feel all mushy inside over Banky W and Adesua’s love story, lets not ignore the obvious and hidden lessons therein. Some of these lessons we already know in our hearts, but their love story...

Meet the Amazing Zainab Akinyemi: 17 Year Old Car Re-Wire Female Engineer

My name is Akinyemi Zainab Abeke, I am 17 years old. When I wanted to start learning car re-wiring, my parents refused. They told me to go learn tailoring or hair styling but I insisted this is what I...

70 Year Old Folorunsho Oyewo’s Life Lessons

My name is Folorunsho Oyewo. I am 70years old, it is poverty that made me look like this o. I worked at Wema bank in the funds transfer/FX department. It was part of Odua Investments back in the day...