These BellaNaijarians Share Their Experiences Being Raised by Their Grandparents

A lot of children are always happy when it’s time to go visit grandpa and grandma. One reason is that grandparents are notorious for indulging their grandchildren and giving them everything they ask...

Mfonobong Inyang: Notes From My Stay At Home

It has been about over a week since the lockdown directive was issued by President Muhammadu Buhari for Lagos, Ogun and Abuja. A single blog post isn’t enough to capture even a fraction...

Open Letter to The Elected Leaders of the Nigerian People

Dear Elected Leaders of the Nigerian People,For over a month now, COVID-19 has steadily spread in Nigeria. To curb the spread while trying, frantically, to manage the situation on ground, you have declared...

#BellaNaijaWCW Dr. Cassandra Akinde of The Neo Child Initiative is the Humanitarian Contributing to...

For our #BellaNaijaWCW feature this week, we shine the spotlight on, and celebrate Dr. Cassandra Akinde, a health profession who’s passionate about health advocacy, human rights, humanitarian work, and environmental sustainability.Cassandra is currently...

Funto Ibuoye Shares New Photos As She Celebrates Her 30th Birthday & Lessons Learned...

 I totally loved my 20s! I achieved a lot of great milestones; finished university at 20, became a Chartered Accountant at 21 and, at the same time, a full-time Makeup Artist.I published my...

BN Book Excerpt: Identity by Oluwatosin Arodudu

Envious CriticismThis kind of criticism is something that would bring out its fangs in your journey of purpose or leadership and you need to be prepared for it. You need to be very...

Laetitia Mugerwa: Maternal & Infant Mortality Amongst Refugees in Uganda

I was invited to attend an old friend’s baby shower. My attendance was more driven by the necessity to show solidarity to childhood friendship than the excitement of the party itself. On getting...

“No Kids Allowed” – A Source of Quarrel or a Simple Logistics Planning Request?

We love children. We all do, right? But sometimes, kids can be so… urrgh!Have you noticed that during holidays, many parents are always praying that schools should quickly resume? Some parents will ensure...

Chioma Ozoemelam: Protecting Yourself in the Midst of a Pandemic

Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, has infiltrated headlines and has caused panic all around the world. The news of the first confirmed case in Lagos, Nigeria caused a lot of concern. According to...