Eating An Apple A Day Really Keeps The Doctors Away

January 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

by Dara Rhodes Remember hearing, “an apple a day keeps the doctor away” as a child? Well, that isn’t just an old adage, apples really do keep your doctor far away from you. Below are eight real reasons I have compiled to get you munching …

15 Funniest Nigerian Proverbs

January 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

Photo Credit: Mango Productions/Corbis Nigerians love proverbs! Watch a village Nollywood movie and you will agree with me. Our proverbs are stuffed with not only wisdom but humour. Here are fifteen of the funniest Nigerian proverbs I have ever heard.   1) He who goes …

Adesuwa Onyenokwe’s First Selfie

January 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

Yesterday, I walked into my boss Adesuwa Onyenokwe’s office with blogger & tw’s online content manager, Lateefah Adesanya and when we finished discussing social media strategies, AO (as those who work with her call her)  told us her new year resolution, which is, to become internet …

5 Steps To Financial Security By 30

January 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

Image Found on community.ally.com by Dara Rhodes Most people dream of financial security without actually doing anything to make those dreams a reality. Below are five simple steps to help you turn your dreams into your reality. 1) Become financially literate Financial literacy is a …

6 Books You Must Read Before They Hit The Silver Screens

January 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

by Dara Rhodes 2015 is going to be an exciting year for books and movies. With some of our favourite books being turned into movies this year, if you haven’t read these books yet, please do before they are released in the cinemas. If for …

Toyin Aimakhu Reunites With Husband, Adeniyi Johnson

January 26, 2015 // 0 Comments

Photo: Instagram Written by Oma Ehiri Recently stories had it that Toyin Aimakhu Johnson, the Yoruba actress, was having issues with her husband, Adeniyi Johnson . Yesterday, she took to her instagram page to confirm the rumours but to also state that they were back together. …

Watch Bovi & Di’ja In “Elevator Fight” Skit

January 26, 2015 // 0 Comments

Move over Beyonce, Solange and Jay Z, comedian Bovi is out with a hilarious new skit – “Elevator Fight.” Find out what happens when Bovi and Di’ja found themselves in an erratic situation. Watch below!

New Year Style Resolutions

January 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

New Year Style Resolutions by Favour I promised myself two years ago that I’d stop making New Year resolutions because they always ended the same way- short lived! Therefore, I decided to do something fun and a little less “serious” instead and that my friends, …

Rihanna Gets £3.3 Million Richer

January 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

by Oma Ehiri In 2012, Rihanna filed a suit against Topshop, a high street fashion store, for using her picture on some shirts without her approval. She was of the opinion that they did this to deceive their customers to believing that she had authorised …

Tonto Dike Speaks Out On The Death Of Muna Obiekwe

January 22, 2015 // 1 Comment

by Oma Ejiri Nollywood recently lost one of the industry’s vibrant skills, Muna Obiekwe. He died as a result of kidney failure and it is said that he didn’t speak to anyone about it but struggled through it up until his death. His colleague in …

The 5 Biggest Career Mistakes 20 Somethings Make

January 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

Photo Credit: Chris Young 2014   by Dara Rhodes Your twenties are undoubtedly the most crucial part of your career life. These years are the time to sweat, fight and hustle for the life you envision, thus, only the strong and well informed will survive …

3 Ways To Fly Above Bird Flu

January 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

Screenshot via Slate TV By Dara Rhodes After an outbreak of the avian influenza commonly known as bird flu was reported last week in two poultries in Lagos and Kano states, all chicken markets in Lagos state and its environs have been placed on alert. …

5 Important Reasons Why Every 18 Year Old Should Vote This Year

January 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

written by Dara Rhodes, Young people all over the world occupy the most prominent position in the society. Young people in Nigeria? Well, you occupy more than the most prominent position in society, you have to re-build our country. It is more than your responsibility, …

Nigeria Is Ebola Free, And So?

January 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

Image Credit: Sunday Alamba/AP/File I recently came down with something. It started off as extreme fatigue, then a constant headache. By Day Two the feverishness, nausea and body aches had kicked in. And all these symptoms worsened throughout the night until I eventually decided to …

Martin Luther King Jr’s 20 Most Inspiring Quotes

January 19, 2015 // 0 Comments

Image Source: www.derekloudermilk.com As Americans celebrate Rev. Dr Martin Luther King Jr’s legacy through service today, the rest of the world remember his stirring words and writings. Nearly 47 years after his death and 52 years after his Iconic  “I have a dream” speech, , …

Much Ado About Actress Toyin Aimakhu-Johnson

January 16, 2015 // 17 Comments

What was odd about Toyin Aimakhu Johnson’s ascent was that, in 2003, when she seemed to come out of nowhere to become a sensation, she was already in her early twenties having carved out a career in character roles. Besides talent, her overnight success was …