It has been days turned weeks, turned months since i last i dropped my thoughts here. i know the question on your mind would be, where have i been or what happened while i was away? in order not to bore you with all the drama that came, i would just say: i had a […]Read More Commonwealth African Summit: My memoirs
As we experience a paradigm shift from times when every young person’s dream was to become a 9-5iver to times when our jobs expect us to work round the clock. Times when the jobs our parents do/did for a living seems to go extinct as we embrace what social researchers have termed the era of […]Read More iBrand… Do You?
This is going to be a short post…. Seriously short! This might sound weird but i have to talk about it. over the past couple of weeks i have had conversations with people most especially guys who complain about their girlfriends/wives/sisters/mothers and how long they spend in the bathroom every morning. The complaint was that […]Read More Women and long hours in the ‘outhouse’
Hi folks, missed me? I sure missed writing for a bit. I needed to take a break from theories until the thought of dissertation bumped into me again. I am sure by now (that is if you read and watched the previous blog) you know what my research topic is going to focus on. In […]Read More …Single at 51?
Hi there, my name is Tolu Akintaro Welcome to my digital profile story. my journey through research as a master’s student in Communication,culture and media started with my first day in media research class where I was first told to think of a research topic for my dissertation- I was a late enrollee so for […]Read More Digital Story
In the last 10 years, the number of prayer houses for women to be ‘delivered from the spirit’ of singleness has been on the increase. Some spiritual leaders have turned the exasperation of these young women to a money making venture whereby we encounter a plethora of religious centres that regard themselves as a place […]Read More Before 30: perils of Labelling single women
Kristie Collins theory of mediated singleness states there has always been a perception of female(singleness) and the actual experiences of the single women in mainstream America which are still identifiable with women till date. ”Marriage can be a source of joy and love and mutual support but why do we teach girls to aspire to […]Read More Marginalized Majority
Foremost film critic and author of what is Cinema? Andre Bazin (did I mention he was born on my birthday?) once said that“photography does not create eternity, as art does, it embalms time, rescuing it simply from its proper corruption. The cinema substitutes for our gaze the world more in harmony with our desires.” This […]Read More A Bite of ‘COOKIE’
I recently found an article about a lady I know who was harassed Female Student Submits Petition Against her lecturer and deprived of her rights while she was studying for her undergraduate degree. it beats me that women especially feminist would not stand up to an issue as severe as this. Photo Credits: Wiki How […]Read More Enough Is Enough
8th of March every year is commemorated around the world as international women’s day. this year, the theme was PLEDGE FOR PARITY. This theme I believe was chosen to enable men to support the cause for equality for women in the workplace and in every area of life, they have been taking advantaged of and/or […]Read More #Pledge4Parity: International Women’s Day 2016