Light Strands is a short story about self-discovery. It takes us through the story of a young woman as she comes to terms with some of the harsh realities of life after school. She is forced to take a closer look at herself to find the answers to the questions tugging at her heart. Light Strands is a reflection of the challenges faced by young graduates in Nigeria
This is the story of Tishala. Tishala represents millions of girls all over the world whose communities still practice FGM. It presents their realities; the fears they have growing up, and the uncertainties they have to live with each day. This short animation video should call us all to attention! No more Tishalas out there should live with the fear of being cut. No more girls should be subjected to the painful and useless cut.