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How are you coping with the recent hike in the price of fuel? The best time to think about how to protect your savings from the ravages of inflation is long before it actually strikes. ...
 
A friend recently shared with me a childhood experience that greatly influenced him. Like almost every young boy, he loved playing football and often chose to play it in ‘high risk’ areas with a lot of breakables, like the living room and premises with parked cars, windows, etc., despite ...
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Olajumoke Orisaguna took her first flight ever on Friday to Abuja. She went to be unveiled as the Face of Shirleys Confectionery. While in the city, she stayed in a Royal Suite at Transcorp Hilton and was accompanied by her PR, Azuka Ogujiuba. Senator Izunaso was present at the special guest ...
WOW! Beauty vlogger and makeup artist Shalom Blac's story is so remarkable. As a young girl in Nigeria, Shalom and her younger sister were badly burned by hot oil. She tells the story via her YouTube channel. When she was 9 years old, she was in her mum's grocery store where she also sold ...
Adenrele Sonariwo studied Accounting at Howard University, and then went on to work at audit firm, PricewaterhouseCoopers. She was on an upwardly mobile career trajectory, but she wanted more. In an interview with Wana Udobang, she talks about her life before Rele Gallery, and her ...
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Yesterday, on Tuesday February 23, 2016, at the Lagos Business School campus in Ajah, Lagos, leading Education not for profit organisation Aim Higher Africa teamed up with Forbes Africa to launch the first in its series of entrepreneurial discussions. Technology and the Youngpreneur brought ...
Naija seriously cannot carry last, Nickelodeon revealed the nominations for the 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards and they also revealed a brand new award category for African Bloggers. The category is “Favourite Blogger (Africa)” and we are super excited that BellaNaija’s very own Uche Pedro is ...
I knew that she had come a very long way but nothing prepared me for the strength and resilience she exhibited in that piece she posted on the popular female social media platform. I was moved by her openness and candor. I called her and told her how I felt and her response wouldn't stop ...
The other day I and a friend were having a random brain storming session. Although she is a Barbie looking, always fully contoured, with nails did ajebutter babe, she is a very patriotic woman, who as much as possible buys Nigerian. She has been holidaying in Nigeria for some time now (well at ...
Writer, Yemisi Ogbe recently penned a piece on Calabar women, and her story took me down memory lane to the place settings of my childhood. {Click here to read it} The ceremony involved in preparing a meal for my father. Three place mats, one above the other; one to the right side, a water ...
The most common question I've heard graduates ask is "How can I get experience when I've never had a job?" or "How can I use my skills when no one will hire me?". It’s easy and quite normal to get frustrated when job searching seems endless and it feels like life is against you — the periods of ...
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Episode 25 of Glory Edozien’s “Discovery with Glory” is out and on this episode she discusses 7 ways to create personal joy. According to her: “A lot of us think the only times we can be joyful is when something good happens to us- our prayers get answered or a reason to celebrate ...
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Episode 6 of “Airtel Touching Lives” is out and focuses on Onye Julia. Julia discovered that her husband and father to her three children was unfaithful and he then vanished into thin air without a word when she was pregnant with their fourth child. Her children are now 2, 6, 7 & 9 ...
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Forbes Africa correspondent for West Africa, Peace Hyde, only moved back to Ghana about two years ago, after being a science teacher in London. In a recent interview with Guardian TV's Leading Ladies Africa, she shares her amazing story about relocating to Accra, and how her move influenced ...
I stumbled upon the video compilation of the highlights of Nigeria’s journey to become Olympic Champions by clinching the gold medal for the Men’s Football Tournament in 1996. I do not consider myself to be a football fan, but as with many Nigerians, I find myself getting entangled and ...
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“My daughter Aisha Buhari was born in 2014. After three months, we discovered she was not growing well. All effort was made but we eventually realized she had a hole in the heart. We started running around on how to gather fund to do the operation in Ibadan. We were told it will cost about ...
You might have hoped that by this time, this year, your single status would have changed but it didn’t. You’re disappointed. You might have gone on Instagram and seen pictures of ladies and gents “booed up” with their significant others on that “day of love”, while you sat at home alone ...
Life is full of its own stories and every day we make conscious efforts to pay attention to the lessons from the stories than just the hard times. Living in Lagos has been an amazing experience, from waking up as early as 5 and dashing off to the streets so as not to be caught up in the unholy ...
Kemi Adetiba's "King Women" series is shaping up to be a must watch! In the latest leaser, this time from an episode featuring Tara Fela-Durotoye of House of Tara; Tara shares a game changing moment in her business journey. While she was still an emerging entrepreneur, she had a meeting with ...
Talk show host and motivational speaker Praise Fowowe has added his two cents to the Olajumoke Orisaguna story. As he's a life coach, he has some advice for Olajumoke's husband, Sunday Orisaguna. *** Events of the last few days have left me with mixed emotions. In as much as I am so excited ...
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Stanbic IBTC set up trust funds for Olajumoke and Sunday Orisaguna's two children. They presented the family with certificates today at their headquarters in Walter Carrington in Victoria Island, Lagos. We presented a lasting gift, Educational Trust Fund to Mrs Olajumoke Orisaguna's ...
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