Photos From Janelle Monae’s #FemTheFuture Brunch

Singer/Songwriter Janelle Monae hosted the Fem The Future brunch at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden, New York The event's purpose was to discuss the need...

Michelle Obama Explains How She Uses Pop Culture to Make an...

First lady of the United States, Michelle Obama looks stunning in a black and white outfit on the September cover of Variety Magazine. The...

Sailors Lounge: The Bar that Denies Entry to “Unescorted Ladies”

It became quite the debate on Twitter when media personality Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi called out Sailors Lounge  for refusing entry to her and her “Americanah”...

How To Break the “Man Curse”

For a superstitious society like Nigeria, it's not rare to hear sentences like “that woman is cursed” or “that family is cursed, all their...

12 Year Old Raped and Forced to Abort

  Where does one even start? The newspapers today reported that a woman and a nurse were arrested while trying to get a 12 year...

Equal Rights for Women Anti-Islam

An equal rights bill for women was thrown out of the Senate on Tuesday. This was reported by the Vanguard and it is a...

YNaija Presents Nigeria’s Most Inspiring Women

Women are doing great things and Nigerian women are no exception. In commemoration of the International Women's Day, YNaija presented a list of Nigeria's...

MasterCard Launches the Africa Women Leadership Network

Nairobi, Kenya, March 8 2016 – In honour of International Women’s Day, MasterCard teamed up with African Women and Beyond (AWAB) in Kenya to...

Orange to End Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is a serious concern that we do not take seriously enough. The other day I was listening to a radio program and...

To All the Struggling Women Out There, This is for YOU!

As far back as 2011, I decided to register a health facility that will allow me to pursuit my dreams of impacting lives. The...

WomenX: If You’re in Business, You Need A Business Education

Women in Business Every day we see new businesses spring up and over a period of time, they fold up. People go into business for...

The Church of England Votes For Female Bishops

Very soon, as soon as Christmas time, photos like this might become commonplace. On Monday, the Church of England had a final vote allowing...
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Monday Morning Motivation: What the Glamour Women of the Year of...

It's not easy being a woman. We know that, and saying it almost sounds like a cliche. Which is why we appreciate organizations and...