Married women, especially in Africa and the rest of the underdeveloped world, are usually blamed for failed marriages, especially where the issue of children is involved. While some are divorced for not having children at all, others are constantly under siege for failing to produce male children.Read More
By Bridget Amaraegbu (Â email@example.com ) Is it right or wrong to let oneâ€™s only son to take oathÂ of celibacy ie to become a Catholic priest? This is the questionÂ that our roving correspondent Bridget Amaraegbu seeks responses from individuals this week.Â While some people think priests should be allowed to marry and have
By Bridget AMARAEGBU ( Bridget Amaraegbu ) Mr Johnson, unknown to his wife, has been having an illicit affair with his maid, Ekaete for a very long time. But Ekaete didnâ€™t know how to report the matter to her madam for fear of the unknown, and so kept the trauma to herself. Then one fateful
Madam Jane didnâ€™t know what she was getting herself into when she allowed her ex-boyfriend spend the night in her home without the consent of her husband. When her husband got to know about it the next day, he was furious. But because he loves his wife dearly, he didnâ€™t know how to handle the situation.Read More
The advent of Christianity changed some unsavory practices that prevailed in Nigeria especially in the Eastern part of the country where widows were almost treated as lepers when they lose their husbands.Read More
Ngozi, an unmarried teenage mother had her first baby three years ago. To her dismay today, she is pregnant for her second baby. How could this have happened and how is she going to cope? The single mother remembered the heart break, severe pains and agony that trailed her first pregnancy following the refusal of her boyfriend, Charles, to accept responsibility of the child.Read More
Physical disability in the past was seen as a kind of disease but not any more as those whom we refer to as the physically challenged are gradually becoming the celebrities of our time. The question Bridget Amaraegbu tried to look at this week is whether physical disability can be a barrier to true love and these are my findings.Read More
By Bridget Amaraegbu This week, Bridget Amaraegbu takes a look at the incessant cases of sexual harassment perpetuated by some unscrupulous landlords and landladies against their tenants. The question on her mind is: would you quit your abode if faced with such a problem? Find out what the stars have to say. Iâ€™ll not quit
T he marriage arrangement is in place. The wedding cards are ready for distribution.
Suddenly, the rumours get to you: your partner is an ex-convict. As if the rumour is not shocking enough, when you confront your partner, your worst fear is confirmed. Will you overlook the past and carry on with your marriage plans?
The coolness of the office as Frank entered his bossâ€™s palatial reception was a welcome development.
He had suffered the heat of the afternoon sun to get drinks and snacks from a nearby eatery for Mr. Brunoâ€™s (his boss)â€˜new catchâ€™. The secretary was not on seat as she had been sent home earlier to make room for this â€˜new catchâ€™. It was the ways of Mr. Bruno as he would say, â€˜I donâ€™t want no old babe sniffing aroundâ€™
Child adoption is relatively new in Africa. But in the develop world people hardly blink because it is common knowledge that most couple who donâ€™t desire to sire children adopt. A living testimony is the case of former America President Bill Clinton and his wife, Hilary who adopted a female child.Read More
Bisola couldnâ€™t hold back the tears welling inside her since her last meeting with her boss. As she descended the third floor, they came pouring down her powdered face. The world for her at that moment had come to a halt.Read More
By Bridget Amaraegbu ( firstname.lastname@example.org) The first thing Rita told James when she noticed what she thought was just a mere fling between the two was fast developing into a full blown relationship was the story of how she was raped in her junior class in secondary school. The product of that unwanted pregnancy, a
Which would you choose first in the order of importance in a relationship, money or sex? This week, our roving correspondent, Bridget Amaraegbu, has all the answers as usual.Read More
Courtship is the traditional dating period before engagement and marriage. During a courtship couples date to get to know each other and decide if there will be an engagement and marriage. Usually courtship is a public affair, done in public and with family approval.Read More