Her

Her tells the stories of African women from all walks of life.
July 31, 2022

In this letter #ToHER, @busayo_os. goes off-brand to be mushy with her best friend, Ifeoma. They’ve been friends for 4 years and this is the closest thing to an “I love you” Ifeoma may get in the next 3 years.

What She Said: Wedding Tailors on Instagram Shocked Me
July 20, 2022

This week’s #ZikokoWhatSheSaid subject is a 28-year-old Nigerian woman who’s recently had a South-Eastern wedding. From the point of view of a younger millennial, she talks having multiple ceremonies, bride price negotiations and how everything surprised her.

July 17, 2022

“Ọ̀rẹ́ mi, o dùn. If I had a star for every time you brightened my day, I’d have a galaxy” In this letter #ToHER, Abolade writes to her soulmate and bestie, Ariyike. She’s the ying to her yang and this is a sweet note saying how she loves Ariyike.

July 13, 2022

This week’s #ZikokoWhatSheSaid subject is @nanya_alily, a 25-year-old Nigerian woman. She talks about working with her family to tell African stories through comic books, becoming more conscious of being Nigerian after moving to South Africa and how it has influenced her art and music. 

July 4, 2022

When women refuse to follow society’s script, all hell breaks loose. We receive a range of reactions — from parents weeping to random people’s comments — and we’re sick of it. Here’s a list of things you shouldn’t say to women who don’t want kids.

July 3, 2022

In this letter #ToHER, Tumi writes to one of her closest friends, Tolu. Tolu japa’d to America, and although she read this letter before travelling, Tumi wants everyone to know how special their friendship has been for her.

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