Whao! 63-year-old woman delivers first baby in Jos

For married couples in Africa, children are seen as necessity and most marriages are not complete without children. In fact, women take pride in the number of children they have while most men feel inadequate without children.   However, in our society, women are generally the first suspect in the event of childless marriages. They are

IVF CASE: Clients suspect doctor used own sperm

A group of Dutch people born through IVF treatment petitioned a court on Friday seeking DNA tests on the late head of a sperm clinic to determine if he was their father. The 23 parents and children claim that Jan Karbaat, who died last month, may have used his own sperm instead of that of

What happens to your body when you stop having sex?

Sex is not only pleasurable, it is also therapeutic. That’s what experts say. Experts warn that if you’ve had sex before and now you are refraining from it, there would be trouble! Hence the need to wait when you are married. The following are some of the risks involved… • Unhealthy heart: Experts say it

All you need to know about Sex and Aging

Changes in sexual desire and behavior throughout your life cycle are normal. This is especially true as you enter your later years. Some people buy into the stereotype that older people don’t have sex. But in fact, many people remain sexually active throughout their lives. Intimacy and connection are still important later in life. The

Consequences of Adultery: 5 men jailed 15 years

Adultery means sexual intercourse between two people, one or both of whom is married to somebody else. So it includes ‘one-night stands’, as well as long-term affairs. The word originates from the Latin verb ‘adulterare’ – to corrupt. Society has disapproved of adultery since Biblical times, and in some societies the penalties against it have

Marilyn Monroe’s marriage certificate to be sold for $75K

Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe’s marriage certificate to be sold for $75K Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio circa 1954 Documented proof of one of the great romances of the 20th century is up for auction. Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio’s 1954 marriage license is the headline item up for grabs in Goldin Auction’s Spring collection according to

Domestic Violence: Mercy Aigbe’s marriage crashes?

Domestic and Family Violence There are many types of domestic and family violence. It is violent, abusive or intimidating behaviour by a partner, carer or family member to control, dominate or cause fear. It doesn’t have to be physical abuse. It can be emotional, psychological, financial, sexual or other types of abuse. It can affect

Couple married for 69 years die minutes apart holding hands

The power of love in a couples relationship For Isaac Vatkin, 91, and his wife, Teresa Vatkin, 89, even death would not do them part, as Isaac followed minutes after his wife gave up the ghost last weekend. After 69 years of marriage, Teresa died at 12:10 a.m. on Saturday after years of suffering from

Celebrating couples: birthdays, wedding anniversary

Marriage Relationships is never easy whether you have been happily married for the past 5, 10, 20, 50 years. The journey can be smooth, rough, ups and downs and it takes a lot from both couples to still be together. Ufuoma McDermott celebrates 7th wedding anniversary “There were times we wanted to give up but

Mother of Abuja quintuplets: I wanted twins

An Abuja-based civil servant, Mrs. Oluwakemi Uduehi,  who gave birth to quintuplets at the National Hospital, Abuja last week, shares her labour experience What is your name and age? My name is Oluwakemi Uduehi. I am 30 years old. Where do you work? I work with the National Population Commission. What position are you in

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