Tag Archives: Gender

Femi Gbajabiamila Wants Federal Character Laws To Include Age, Gender & Religion

Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker of the House of Representatives, on Saturday proposed that the extant definition of Federal Character in the Nigerian constitution be reviewed. Gbajabiamila who made the remark while declaring open the Young Parliamentarians Forum (YPF) National Strategy Meeting and Retreat in Abuja, said the need has become more pertinent. “In thinking outside the box,…

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Singer Korede Bello Declares Women As The “Superior Gender”

In the midst all the trendy gender inequality and feminism arguments on social media particularly, Nigerian Twitter, Korede Bello has come out to say that women are the superior gender. The singer-songwriter took to his official Twitter account to drop the bombshell on Thursday, September 24 in a short statement. “Women are the superior gendeR,” he wrote. Reactions to…

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Tributes Pour In For US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Who Died At 87

On Saturday morning, US Justice system was thrown into deep mourning with the report of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg‘s death at the age of 87. The Gender equality champion and ‘titan of law’ died of complications from metastatic pancreas cancer at her home in Washington, DC, surrounded by her family, the court said in a statement on…

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Orange Culture Presents Gender-Bending SS21 Collection, “The Faces In The Clouds”

Nigerian androgynous fashion label, Orange Culture whose aesthetic includes vivid prints and motifs is out with its Spring/Summer 2021 collection tagged, ‘The Faces in the Cloud’. The collection which recently showed presented at the 2020 Milan Digital Fashion Week draws inspiration from the fringes of history through the gender-bending icon, Area Scatter in 70’s Igboland,…

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BBNaija’s Mike & His Wife, Perri Announce The Gender Of Their Baby In An Exciting Reveal

Big Brother Naija star, Mike Edwards and his gorgeous wife, Perri Shakes-Drayton have announced the gender of their baby, and the reveal was pretty sweet. The couple recently shared their journey to parenthood via their family vlog on Youtube and had promised to reveal the gender of the baby which they eventually did a virtual reveal party that was well…

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‘Cooking Is Not Restricted To A Gender’ — Toke Makinwa Reacts To Pastor Adeboye’s Tweets

Media personality, Toke Makinwa expressed her opinions as regards the controversial tweets shared by the General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church, Pastor Enoch Adeboye. Remember that the clergyman had stated that men should marry a wife who can cook because they cannot afford to be eating out all the time. In response to his recent…

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OB Designer Focus: Faith Oluwajimi Of Bloke Is The Nigerian Knitwear Designer Gender-Blurring Fashion

As far as knitwear is concerned in Nigeria, Faith Oluwajimi stands a lone player in a field that reeks of so much potential. However, knitwear is not all that puts fast rising creative director in the exclusive class. It is the genuity of his quirky, deconstructed, gender-blurring pieces are really what make him special. Faith’s artisanal androgynous label,…

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#HeinekenLFW18: Lagos Space Programme Debuts A Gender-Blurring Capsule Collection

Lagos Space Programme SS19 Following hot on the heels of ‘The Dew Collection’ by Betty Irabor, which kicked off this year’s fashion week, came the one we’ve all had our eyes on Lagos Space Programme. Creatively directed by Adeju Thompson, the relatively new label challenged our perception of menswear with Japanese silhouettes and gender-neutral identities…

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