All posts by Queen Idia Press

  • THE TIV TRADITIONAL MARRIAGE

    Tivs hail from Benue State, in the North Central area of Nigeria. The traditional marriage rites vary with local government but they are quite similar...

  • MY PROSPECTUS OF IDIA 101

    Out of all the available courses in our institution, Idia 101 has been extensively researched and confirmed to be the most interesting and easiest course...

  • POEM: DEVIANCE DEFINED

    Who can resolve the ageless quarrel Between a south pole and her estranged twin? When did this sudden attraction Between Like charges begin? How on...

  • PERFECTION

    Everyone strives to attain the level of perfection in everything they do. This is a natural phenomenon, and indeed a positive attitude. This strife keeps...

  • INTERVIEW WITH MISS. AFRICANA

    “I’M NOT PROUD”, SAYS MISS AFRICANA TEMILADE ADESIYAN WURAOLA, is not just a model; she is a woman who loves fashion, and also a scholar....

  • HOW TO MAKE OFADA RICE STEW

    Ofada rice, also known as brown rice, is local Nigerian unpolished rice which is non-genetically modified. It is a delicious meal that contains numerous health...

  • True love does not exist

    You read right! True love does not exist. I am not out of my mind. I am not depressed. I am not ‘losing it’. I...

  • ODE TO THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY

    Why are you bedridden like an invalid? How did senescence creep into your childhood? Why has your sun lost man-hours to the moon? Why are...

  • CARE OF THE VAGINA/VULVA

    Many women experience uncomfortable vagina infections (vaginitis) at one time or the other. The area around the entrance to the vagina (vulva) can also be...

  • PALM OIL RICE

    We know many people are just resuming and you’ve got lots of cooking choices to make (owing to foodstuff varieties brought from home) so we...

  • Idia Gist

    I don come again with ogbongeh gist wey una like to dey hear, no be style style ameboh na gist jare. How una week dey...

  • THE URHOBO TRIBE

    The Urhobos are the major ethnic group in Delta state with more than a million people. They inhabit Delta Central specifically but they are also...

  • THEY STOLE HIS THUNDER

    Just this morning, Okopi, our eloquent town-crier squeezed life out of the young day when he announced the death of Okpani. “With a heavy heart...

  • Idia Gist

    Una welcome my people. (In Jeniva’s foice) How’s you? How’s studies? Na me, CEO/MD and boss madam in charge of ‘Mebo Network Intanashonal.’ Ya welcome...

  • BIAS and the Female Gender

     Just this last break, I was talking to my mum about feminism and how the female gender needs to stand up to injustice and harassment...

  • BINI CULTURE AND LIFESTYLE–EDO STATE

      Centuries ago when Benin was still called Igodmingodo, that geographical area was the hub of conglomeration of little towns that developed and spread into...

  • IDIA GIST – fans

    My people, how una dey? D weather nko? You sure say Naija no bi the headquarter of this global warming? But bad as e bi...

  • BRING BACK CORRUPTION? WHY NOT WAIT?

    It shocks and pisses me off whenever I hear supposed educated minds shout ‘bring back corruption’. I am less bothered when the unenlightened and less...

  • CULTURE:THE EFIK TRADITIONAL MARRIAGE

    The Efik people of the South-Eastern Nigeria are a group of people found in the southern part of Cross River State and also occupy the...

  • EDITORIAL:CLIMATE CHANGE: A THREAT TO LIFE?

    “Climate change is no longer some far-off problem; it is happening here, it is happening now”- Barack Obama “Climate change does not respect borders, it...

  • FEATURES:ONLY A MADMAN CAN RULE NIGERIA

    I heard this statement once from a friend and I wondered what would make him say that confidently. He went on to give me an...

  • IDIA GIST

    IDIA GIST Longest tym ma people. Hope say una neva vex say e don tey wey we bring una Idia gist. As people go talk...

  • NATIONAL NEWS FROM IDIA PRESS

    CRITICISMS GREET FAYOSE’S COMMENT ON CHIBOK GIRLS Criticisms have trailed the outburst of Governor Ayodele Fayose on the abducted Chibok schoolgirls. Fayose had said the...

  • OPINION:Being positive is not being foolish

    A lot of new generation phrases have been coined to describe life, people have gone through a lot of things that turned them into poets,...

  • POEM:THE TABLE OF FABLES

    By: OGWIJI EHI-KOWOCHIO I will no longer be seated at the table of fables Where monkeys win beauty pageants A snail defeats a cheetah in...