Submit Articles

At Marie Claire Nigeria, we believe in the power of diverse voices and creative expressions to shape narratives and bring about positive change. As we open our platform to external submissions, we invite you to join our community dedicated to amplifying women’s voices and addressing the issues that resonate with our diverse readership.

Your unique perspective and creative contributions have the potential to influence and inspire, contributing to the ongoing dialogue surrounding women’s experiences in Nigeria. We value the richness that different forms of artistic expression bring to our platform and are excited to explore the myriad ways your work can contribute to our mission.

Please carefully review the following submission guidelines before entrusting us with your creative endeavours. These guidelines are designed to ensure alignment with our vision, maintain the quality of our content, and uphold the standards of inclusivity and relevance that define Marie Claire Nigeria.

  1. Content Relevance:
  • Ensure your submission aligns with the magazine’s vision of empowering women and championing positive change. We seek content that resonates with our diverse readership and addresses relevant issues and experiences of women in Nigeria.
  1. Originality and Exclusivity:
  • We only accept original and previously unpublished works. Simultaneous submissions to other publications are not allowed. If your submission is accepted, we will retain exclusive rights to publish it for some time.
  1. Submission Format:
  • Articles should be submitted in a Microsoft Word format (.doc or .docx). Please provide high-resolution images in JPEG or PNG format for photography and artwork.
  1. Word Count (for Articles):
  • Feature stories: 800 to 1200 words
  • Lifestyle and Culture articles: 600 to 800 words
  • Fashion and beauty articles: 500 to 700 words
  1. Photography and Artwork:
  • Images submitted for consideration should be high-resolution (at least 300 dpi) and accompanied by a brief description and any necessary credits.
  1. Inclusivity and Diversity:
  • We value diverse perspectives and experiences. Submissions should embrace inclusivity and represent women’s voices from various backgrounds and communities.
  1. Multiple Submissions:
  • You may submit multiple works for consideration, but please send each submission separately.
  1. Attribution and Credits:
  • Properly cite all sources and provide the necessary credits for quotes, statistics, and external content referenced in your submission. Include links where necessary.
  1. Copyright and Usage:
  • By submitting your work, you grant Marie Claire Nigeria the non-exclusive right to publish and display your content across our print and digital platforms. You retain the copyright to your work and may republish it elsewhere after its initial publication with us.
  1. Compensation:
  • At this time, we do not offer monetary compensation for external submissions. However, selected contributors will receive appropriate attribution and exposure to our vast readership.
  1. Response Time:
  • We aim to respond to all submissions within [2] weeks. If you have yet to receive a response within this timeframe, you are welcome to inquire about the status of your submission.
  1. Submission Email:
  • Please send your submissions to Use the subject line: “Submission – [Title of Your Work]” or complete the submission form.

By submitting your work to Marie Claire Nigeria, you acknowledge that you have read and agreed to these guidelines. We appreciate your dedication to contributing to our mission of empowering women and championing positive change in Nigeria.