Category: TW Exclusive Interviews

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#WomenWeLoveWednesday: Feyi Mbanugo – The Mindful tee Maker.

When Feyi Mbanugo’s daughter- Kamara was diagnosed with Global Developmental Delay-GDD, she started a global campaign to raise awareness and support for the issue. GDD occurs between birth and 18years. The condition is described as a child having lower intellectual functioning than what is perceived to be ‘normal’. In July 2015, Feyi left her career as...

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WOMEN WE LOVE WEDNESDAYS: TOSIN OSHINOWO

Today we love Tosin Oshinowo-the brain behind the impressive Maryland mall structure which opened in June 2016. If you haven’t been there, you should go check it out. Tosin Oshinowo is a registered Architect in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. She has been lead Architect at cmDesign Atelier CmD+A since 2012. CmD+A is an architecture design consultancy practice based in Lagos, they have been in charge of executing notable projects in the city...

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WORLD’S FIRST BABY BORN TO THREE PARENTS: THUMBS UP…..OR DOWN?

News broke last week of a (now) 5-month-old baby boy born using a controversial technique that combines DNA from three ‘parents’ (two women and a man). Scientists claim that the technique was designed to help couples who carry rare genetic mutations have healthy children. However, it had been banned for many years. “…I think this is unethical. Though I don’t have a copy of the rules guiding research in genetics, there...

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VOYAGE TO INDIA By Ebun Feludu

  India Arie was in Nigeria recently and writer Ebun Feludu met with her on behalf of tw, and here shares thrilling experience, as well as an insight into the life and soul of this award-winning singer who loves Nigeria in more ways than many know.  One of my birthday wishes this year, was to...

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BobRisky speaks for the first time about everything…including ‘Bae’

We started our journey into our new offering: Facebook Live Conversations, with a risky fellow of sorts, BobRISKY. I say ‘risky’ because we stood the chance of throwing our regulars off balance. Why would a glamorous and wholesome magazine spend time chatting up such a controversial figure that many frown at? I say ‘why not!’...

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WOMEN WE LOVE WEDNESDAY: NKIRU IYABO EMODI

We are inaugurating our Women We Love Wednesday with the remarkable story of Nkiru Emodi, the Chief Creative Cobbler of Home of Theresa Wears -HOT, a home grown foot wear company that is truly making us proud.  She shares her story of her journey as a cobbler and entrepreneur with TW.  TW: Can you give us a brief description of...

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T-Mart Wholesale Store berths in Lagos

Value shopping is about to take a turn for the better as T-Mart Wholesale Store berths on the shore of Lagos. We are pretty excited about that and sought to have insider knowledge of this and yes! We scooped an exclusive interview with its promoters so before the official launch, read all about the membership-based wholesale...

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tw Exclusive With The Unstoppable Tunde Owokoniran.

Tunde Owokoniran is everywhere these days. The fast –rising Nollywood actor is never tired of trying new things. He can be seen playing a decent lover boy or a loud, law-breaking guy from the wrong side of the tracks. And it’s not stopping. In the last year, we’ve seen not only the Yoruba actor’s incredible...

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tw News Headlines – April 25, 2016

Bear with me, change will come — Buhari; Vanguard President Muhammadu Buhari last night appealed to Nigerians to bear with him over the difficulties in the land, saying Nigerians were seeing the darkest days before dawn. While appealing to Nigerians who he said were known for their inner strength to soldier on, he said the...