Tag "women"

CEO of ZarahBliss Foods

Meet the CEO of ZarahBliss Foods, a food processing company that creates plantain flour, pancake mix and more…Determined to do something, she started with just N5,000 that’s less than $20 by buying Plantain and a few stuff from Zuba Market..After which she was able to attract investors who believed in her because of her doggedness and how great her product was. They invested into her business and today she has

My 3year old was missing…My longest night ever!!

My 3year old was missing…My longest night Last night was the longest night ever, I was devastated. I usually drop my 3yr old son with my landlady’s children early in the morning by 6.30am so I could rush to work because they all walk to school together. I came home from work( I’m a nanny for my madam) at 4pm as usual to go pick him up from their house

Women launch Campaign against sexual harassment

More than 300 actresses, writers and directors have launched a project to help fight sexual harassment in the film industry and other workplaces. The initiative, which is called Time’s Up, was announced via a full-page advert printed in the New York Times. The Hollywood project is described as a “unified call for change from women in entertainment for women everywhere”. It comes in the wake of sexual abuse allegations by

Infertility in women: Discrimination, Stigma and Ostracism in Africa

Berna Amullen is a Ugandan woman who suffers from infertility as a result of untreated sexually transmitted disease. She was diagnosed too late to be given proper treatment and she lost the hope of being a mother and is leading a happy life. In her video, she shares her devastating story of mistreatment, discrimination and violence from her husband, family and community as a result of being infertile. Amullen speaks