mental illness

2019 PRIDE WOMEN CONFERENCE TO DISCUSS MENTAL HEALTH

Mental illness is not a subject matter most people are comfortable discussing. Many with mental health challenges (if not extreme and out in the open) try to keep it a secret because of the stigma attached to mental illness. Letting others know you have a mental problem often evokes feelings of shame, fear and isolation. […]

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Q & A WITH IJEOMA ANYIAM-OSIGWE, CO-CONVENER OF THE PRIDE WOMEN CONFERENCE

THE SEARCH FOR PEACE AND CONTENTMENT Pride Magazine Nigeria (PNG) interviews Ijeoma Anyiam-Osigwe (IAO), the Co-Convener of the Pride Women Conference. In this interview she tells us the reason behind the conference and how she tries to maintain her own emotional well-being. PNG: What influenced you to set up the Pride Women Conference? IAO: The […]

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seed to wealth

My Wife, My Wealth”

By the Oshwal Community. The community, that usually has the surname Shah, has some of the wealthiest people in Kenya. Many members own top- of-the-range supermarkets, shopping malls, and factories. The experience of interacting with the top leadership of the community was a major eye opener for me. When I asked one of the leaders […]

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YETTY WILLIAMS

YETTY WILLIAMS, FOUNDER OF LAGOSMUMS TO SPEAK AT THE 2019 PRIDE WOMEN CONFERENCE

Yetty Williams, the founder of LagosMums, a resource for mothers, parents and caregivers on raising children in the 21st century is billed to speak at the 2019 Pride Women Conference. She will be speaking on “Motherhood and not losing yourself”. Ms Williams has over 15 years’ work experience spanning financial services, oil and gas, real […]

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Dr Timi Oyebode, Breaking Through Trauma, Pride Women Conference 2019,

DR TIMI OYEBODE TO SPEAK AT THE 2019 PRIDE WOMEN CONFERENCE

The organisers of the Pride Women Conference have announced that Dr. Timi Oyebode is one of the experts billed to facilitate during the third edition of the Pride Women Conference with the theme – Women: Work, Relationship and Marriage – The Conversation Expands which is scheduled to take place on May 24, 2019 at the […]

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JEWEL

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: 2019 PRIDE MAGAZINE NIGERIA JEWEL OF INESTIMABLE VALUE AWARDS

Nominations are open. You’re invited to nominate for consideration by the Pride Magazine Nigeria Awards Committee, candidates for the Pride 2019 JEWEL OF INESTIMABLE VALUE AWARDS. This award is given to women who in the opinion of the Committee have positively impacted our society. The Committee awards it to any person, living or dead, who has […]

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Co-convener Pride Women Conference Mrs. Ijeoma Anyiam-Osigwe

WELCOME ADDRESS OF THE CO-CONVENOR OF THE PRIDE WOMEN CONFERENCE MRS. IJEOMA ANYIAM-OSIGWE ON THE OCCASION OF THE 2018 PRIDE WOMEN CONFERENCE

The Chairperson, our facilitators, gentlemen and ladies of the press, all distinguished women and men here present. I warmly welcome you all to this second edition of the Pride Women Conference. We will all agree that there are many conferences that are held with the economic empowerment of women as their main focus. This is […]

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Baby Sacks, Children's Day, Mothers, child raising, nurture vs nature, molding children, child formation, carrying babies

Molded in Baby Sacks

Before we could walk, run or swim, our mothers carried us on their backs. This is how most African women carry their young despite modern hacks. On their backs we followed them to the river, where we observed them assist each other and also learnt how to be a cheerful giver. Women who were simple […]

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PRIDE WOMEN CONFERENCE 2-2

2018 PRIDE WOMEN CONFERENCE HOLDS TODAY

The 2018 Pride Women Conference takes place today at the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, 13/15 Kofo Abayomi Street, Victoria Island, Lagos. The conference, organised by Pride Magazine Nigeria, focuses on emotional well-being and aims to help the modern woman cope with the challenges of life and living. Dr. Philomina Ofuafo, a lecturer in the […]

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