- Popular media personality and fashionista Toke Makinwa has reacted to the narrative that women don't support other females to achieve success
- According to Toke, humans, in general, are selfish and men equally face similar challenges but don't speak on it
- The media personality claimed that society has taught women to see each other as a threat, as she went on to encourage ladies to change the narrative
Popular media personality Toke Makinwa has reacted to a popular narrative that women don't support other women to be successful in life.
Toke stressed that this is not limited to women, as men equally face the same issue but don't speak out on it the way women do.
The media personality stated that human beings are generally selfish, and everyone is out to survive first above every other thing.
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She appealed to women to change the narrative and support each other in success.
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"Women support women, loud this instead, let’s change the narrative with success stories, there’s more than enough room for us all to shine without putting each other down with the other narrative. Instead of condemning, choose to enlighten instead. You’ll be shocked how ignorant some people are."
See her post below:
Nigerians react as Toke Makinwa's statement
Following Toke's statement, Nigerians have taken to social media to react. Legit.ng captured some of the reactions, see them below:
"She has a very vaild point."
"Speak for yourself. A lot of women don’t support women and this is something I experience. How about you tell women to do better. Break the bias applies to us women as well."
"Yes women support women!!!why are some of you triggered? If you don’t have supportive women around you please check yourself and your so called friends,don’t come here and say rubbish Abeg."
"I love you Toke but you see this topic about women supporting women heiin……it’s a scam!!!"
"I don't know About y'all but I and my girls got each other's back!!! Tested and trusted friendship."
Toke Makinwa hopeful love would find her
Legit.ng in a previous report revealed how the popular media personality got fans and colleagues hailing her dedication to living her best life.
Toke through a series of photos on her page revealed that she went to Paris for dinner after having breakfast in London.
The TV girl noted that her vibe moving forward is premium enjoyment and since she was in the city of love during the month of love, Toke is hopeful once again that love will find her.