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August 6, 2020

Finding someone of the same sex attractive is more common than you think. More often than not, we get curious enough to explore that option Today, 6 Nigerian women share their first time experience with a woman. 1. Favour, 20/ Lesbian It was in secondary school. The first time I noticed her laugh, I felt […]

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August 5, 2020

The year 2020 has been a violent danfo ride with no options of letting people alight unless by pushing them into oncoming traffic. From one disaster to another, I don’t think we’ve been allowed a moment of rest since the year started. Here are 6 times the year 2020 should have ended but didn’t and […]

August 3, 2020

Housing is a problem for a lot of Nigerians. It is not uncommon to find several people squatting together in a small apartment. I spoke to a 25 year old woman who has been evicted thrice because of her vagina. How did everything start? My first memory of being evicted happened in my 300 level […]

July 29, 2020

A haunted house is never fun when you live in one. The idea of ghosts sharing your toothbrush and watching you shower and have sex is something you might want to consider. Here is a list of ways to check if your house is haunted. 1. Doors open and close randomly If doors and windows […]

July 27, 2020

The cramps, nausea, and insane cravings are not the only things Nigerian women have to deal with during their period. 7 Nigerian women had a quick chat with me about their most cringe-worthy period experience. Jennifer  My experience was really awful. I had an ex-boyfriend who would complain and call me lazy for having cramps […]

July 23, 2020

After going through this article, you will confirm that all Nigerian mothers go to the same institution to study WhatsApp. 1. Sending a 60MB video on WhatsApp Notice how the video is always specifically 60MB and above. Mummy, why? 2. Forwarding messages you need to press “read more” at least three times to finish. If […]

July 22, 2020

The Nigerian creative space is filled with tales from creatives about being underappreciated within the industry. From being paid with exposure to not getting paid at all, these Nigerian creatives share their worst client experience.  Quincy, Graphics Designer So, I had this conversation with a client who happened to be a former boss. He needed […]

July 21, 2020

Preparing for motherhood is a whirl of nerves, hopes, and high expectations. However, there are a lot of things books, documentaries, and other resources do not quite prepare mothers for. 5 mothers share with us what 9 months of pregnancy did not prepare them for. Fati I experienced uterine contraction backache, sore nipples, lack of […]

July 17, 2020

For there is no greater pain than a boil where it is not supposed to be. Common Boil Nuggets Having a boil can be a very humbling experience especially when they appear in sensitive areas. From headaches, fevers, and the fear of getting a potential STI, boils are known to generally cause discomfort, embarrassment, and […]

July 16, 2020

Everyone knows that sometimes, a good cry is all you need to feel better about your existence. Today, Zikoko shares 7 best places to cry as told by Nigerians on twitter. 1. Outside In The Rain According to this Nigerian twitter user, when you need to get things off your chest, nothing beats standing under […]

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