Features & Interviews

VIEWPOINT: AfDB’s Vanessa Moungar on the importance of giving Women equal opportunities

Women are indeed the backbone of Africa’s economies. So how can Africa maximise the use…

FEATURE: Is social media really social? When does social media pleasure turn into pressure?

From Nairobi, Judy Amunga-Ndibo, discusses how the pressure to have a vibrant social media presence…

INTERVIEW: Dr Natalia Kanem Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

Women’s rights, including access to sexual and reproductive health, and their ability to make decisions…

WOMEN IN SCIENCE: “There is a lot of stereotyping in the way sciences are taught to girls.” Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim

With education reformers calling for more girls to take up sciences, there is no greater…

WE ARE READING:”She Stands For Peace”: new book on efforts and successes of African women in peace restoration

The African Union and the United Nations have launched the book titled: She Stands For…

GOOD NEWS: African Women Leadership Fund launched to empower female-led fund managers

The much-heralded African Women Leadership Fund (AWLF), has been formerly launched on the side-lines of…

INSIGHT: Oscars 2020: Academy Awards struggling to become progressive in a changing world

As the great and good of the movie world get ready to step out on…

YOUR WELLBEING: FROM A – Z: A simple guide to a healthier YOU!

The health of women and girls attracts particular concerns because, in many of our societies,…

10 wise quotes, 30 style looks to love from the talented Lupita Nyong’o

On many occasions, Lupita Nyong’o has reminded us why she is not only beautiful and…

3 Style Tips for Mindfulness in Your Home

With wellness being front and centre in people’s minds, it’s no wonder that creating a…