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Asnath Mahapa’s father never liked the idea of her becoming a pilot, but his resistance didn’t stop her. She did not only become a pilot, she became South Africa’s first black female ...
 
Emotions Masterclass Lanre Olusola Charles O'Tudor
Lanre Olusola, Charles O’Tudor, Osayi Alile and Steve Harris converged for a Press Conference to announce the first of its kind Emotional Brand Master Class workshop titled The Power of Emotions: Using Positive Emotions to build your Brand scheduled to hold on the 27th February 2016 in ...
When she was 20 years old, Adenike Oyetunde was diagnosed with Osteogenic Sarcoma, and it disrupted her world as she knew it. Today, the vibrant and beautiful lawyer and radio girl celebrates 10 years of beating Cancer. BellaNaija shared Adenike's story in 2012, {Click here if you missed it} ...
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Anybody who is overweight will tell you about some of the challenges that come with it, and health is one of the major concerns. Today, we're sharing Damola Ladejobi's weightloss story, which was precipitated by a series of health issues. From 105 kilograms, Damola had to work tirelessly for ...
You know how you make a major New Year's resolution, you look at the calendar, it's almost the end of January and you still have not done anything about it?..Yeah, that's what happened to me. I made a commitment to myself to share more on BellaNaija this year. Yes, I actually currently spend ...
I like to think friendships transcend years and months and even days of non communication because it is built on a unique connection affirmed through consistent actions. As in any other relationship, I believe friendships are determined by a deep level of involvement from both sides of the ...
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I must confess I am not a big TV watcher; I try to watch just enough to keep tabs of what is happening nationally and internationally. I also get news alerts from some websites. However a movie trailer got my attention with the entire buzz that surrounded the launch towards the end of last ...
According to a comedian I listened to recently, the content of men and women's hearts are very different. He said women look happier, and smile more because when you enter their minds, you will only find thoughts of ice-cream, shoes, lovely dresses, beautiful make-up kits and cute ...
How volunteering can save your life? I'm sure you're wondering if I mean that literally, YES! I do. But before I go on, let's get down to the basics. What is Volunteering? Volunteering is voluntarily undertaking a service; it is basically rendering a service or taking part in a project with no ...
The New Year is upon us and everyone is super hyped on their resolutions. From losing weight, starting a business, going on trips to Hawaii and the Maldives, to growing a new brand - we’ve all been swamped with whispers of so many goals from our friends, family and even randomly on the ...
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The nominations for the inaugural New African Woman Awards is now open. The leading pan-African women’s magazine New African Woman is set to hold to inaugural edition of the highly anticipated New African Woman Forum and Awards. The awards gala will form part of the premier edition of New ...
Look my friend, this is how to be a man. As a man, you should be sinewy, rigid like an Indomie carton. Your shoulders should be sturdy and your voice deep. People should be unable to judge your feelings by your voice. It should be like the block of cement that remains the same in rain or ...
Starting this January, broadcaster, writer, and poet creative as well as advocate of many a social cause, Wana Udobang will reprise her role as the host of Airtel Touching Lives, a corporate social responsibility programme that places the spotlight on people going through extraordinary ...
BellaNaija Charity_Global Youth Ambassadors Partner to Help Over 1000 Children in Benin, Delta and Ibadan Go Back2School_7
As many children prepare to resume for the new academic session, many others living in desolate communities in Nigeria will stay back at home, because they lack basic educational materials to use at school. Majority of these children attend school without good shoes, notebooks and ...
“Wanting is easy, but trying to be great — well, that's torturous.” - Philip Seymour Hoffman Man is the only animal for whom being alive is not enough. It’s our nature to want better for ourselves and become more than we are. The irony is, even with this yearning, few of us act on getting the ...
Happy new year to all our readers! As promised, we are continuing the 2015 Epilogues due to the volume of responses we got. We'd like to thank every one who sent an entry, and if you sent your story before the 15th of December 2015, you will see it published on BellaNaija. If you're reading ...
Every New Year offers us that chance to start afresh. Or at least we believe so. (Let’s face it; the New Year’s Day is just an ordinary day with no cosmic powers to effect any special change to anything or anyone.) You see, one major thing I like about the New Year is the promise of a fresh ...
I met her at a wedding I attended recently. She looked gorgeous and she was extremely engaging. She had what I considered ‘content’ and her eloquence was impressive. I was really enjoying her fabulous company, as was everyone else on our table. I thought she was a very admirable person until ...
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Sometimes, all it takes to put a smile on somebody's face - is a plate of food. Last year could not have ended on a better note for many people living in Ajegunle. Over 6000 women and children had a "smiling Christmas" through the Heart 2 Feed Project. The Hearts “2” Feed project is a monthly ...
Happy new year to all our readers! As promised, we are continuing the 2015 Epilogues due to the volume of responses we got. We'd like to thank every one who sent an entry, and if you sent your story before the 15th of December 2015, you will see it published on BellaNaija. If you're reading ...
Happy new year to all our readers! As promised, we are continuing the 2015 Epilogues due to the volume of responses we got. We'd like to thank every one who sent an entry, and if you sent your story before the 15th of December 2015, you will see it published on BellaNaija. If you're reading ...
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