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Wana Udobang
Wana Udobang is a journalist,writer,poet and gender activist living in Nigeria. She currently works as a radio presenter/producer at 92.3 Inspiration FM in Lagos. Visit, for more. Follow @MissWanaWana on Twitter.

Entries by Wana Udobang

Beauty and the Baggage

(0) Comments | Posted November 18, 2013 | 5:51 PM


My friend the performance artist Wura Natasha Ogunji had just gifted me a 30 by 40 inch framed still shot from one of her performance pieces which I participated in titled 'Will I still carry water when I am a dead...

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Women Moving Forward

(3) Comments | Posted June 27, 2012 | 10:22 AM

It has been six months since my return from Davos, and Davos was all and more that I was told it would be. It was a consortium of some of the most powerful minds, smartest innovators, influential business people and policy makers in our world today.

Nothing prepares you...

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The S Word

(1) Comments | Posted June 26, 2012 | 3:13 PM

My friend Saratu and I were seated on my couch engrossed in one of our random linear conversations.

This time around, we were both gushing about our newfound love for Taiye Selasi, the photographer and author whose fiction debut The Sex Lives of African Girls made Granta's "

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To Any Bidder at All

(4) Comments | Posted February 8, 2012 | 3:24 PM

The walls of my mother's living room are littered with photographs, photographs of all of us five children and my niece Ellie. One photograph in particular I find intriguing that it still has a space on the wall. It is a portrait of my family, including my mother and father....

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