Tagged: Female


Trinidad and Tobago swears in first female President

Paula Mae Weekes became the first woman President of Trinidad and Tobago recently after being elected by the country’s Electoral College in January. Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes was sworn in at the Queen’s Park Savannah as the sixth...


Women are not properties to be acquired

Parents who make their female children feel like properties are bad parents. For generations, women have been treated like acquisitions passed down from one person to another. And anytime they put up resistance about...


Meet Kadiatu Kamara, the only female surfer in Sierra Leone

Kadiatu Kamara stares out at the horizon in silent contemplation. Surfboard under her arm she draws the sign of the cross, then pauses. The Atlantic, impatient, swells around her ankles, ushering the Sierra Leonean...