Inspired!

  Youths obey the clarion call... Let us lift our nation high... Under the sun or in the rain... With dedication and selflessness... Nigeria is ours... Nigeria we ...
 
In the past months, there has been a sensation making the rounds on social media about the gratitude challenge. Many people took advantage of it to recount some of the things they are grateful for. It was overwhelming to see how people remembered many things some take for granted. Naturally, we ...
Just some weeks ago, I was privileged to anchor a forum, and one of the issues that came up was why so many young people are jetting out of the country at every available opportunity. Today, while thinking about what to write, I stumbled on the Facebook post of a revered friend who simply said, ...
At BellaNaija we provide a hub for the discussion of pertinent issues in society. We believe that our readers always have a stories to share and we warmly encourage this. There's always room for learning, and we hope that we can touch lives positively through this platform. In this vein, one of ...
Recently, I celebrated my birthday and usually, I am one to celebrate with style…maybe plan a trip, have a party or some go out to nice dinners with friends and families. However, I realize that as I get older, my idea of fun just keeps changing and fluctuating. Nowadays, my idea of fun has ...
Chaz B
The sudden passing of radio personality Chaz B is still weighing heavily on the hearts of his family, friends and fans. One thing is clear, Chaz lived an impactful life! Through his radio show "Sharing Life Issues with Chaz B", he helped listeners face and resolve numerous difficult issues. In ...
I have the unshakable opinion that selecting your gynaecologist is one of the biggest choices you have to make in life, right up there with choosing a life partner, and a career path. A lot of people have argued with this theory, my husband especially, but it is just something I have come to ...
UNICEF officially launched the John Lennon inspired #IMAGINE project a few days ago and a lot of music stars from around the world, including Don Jazzy, were invited to perform together at the event (click here if you missed it). UNICEF has now released the official video for the campaign and ...
Though her tenure as Actors Guild of Nigeria President (now in its 2nd term) has been controversial, no one can deny that it has been impactful. Ibinabo Fiberesima recently visited camps for displaced people in Gombe state and here is what she had to say "Lets join hands to help the ...
“It is not what you know that matters, it is whom you know”. This is a common maxim in today’s competitive labour market, and networking effectively is one of the strongest and most influential tools required for personal and/or professional advancement. It can help secure your dream job, get ...
It is obvious that the unemployment figures here in Nigeria are not looking good. Sometimes we also have the tendency to think that the grass is greener on the other side. We strive as much as possible to get there, only to see that the grass is not even close to green as it appeared on the ...
In many societies, there is an agreement that the road to political leadership is a road to service, a selfless journey in which the political leader bears the interest of his people and attempts to lead them to greater heights. Little wonder, the latin maxim, ut ministraret, non ut sibi ...
In March 2013, the BellaNaija team asked for your feedback on how to handle the issue of the emails we receive with regards soliciting for financial aid {Click here to read}. We were grateful for your feedback. Over the years, BellaNaija has published various feature stories on Nigerians in ...
Dear IVF Newbie, If I’m correct, you have just come to the decision to try IVF after a few months, maybe even years, of infertility. You have grown tired of the many failed cycles and have decided to grab your destiny in your hands. If you are at the very early stage of the process, you are ...
“hello mummy” “Daddy is gone” Those three words uttered by my mummy at 7:25pm on November 15, 2013 shattered me. I screamed and started crying uncontrollably, I didn’t care that there were other passengers in the bus. After much effort and questions, I answered them in a flat voice “my ...
Wow! Just WOW! Francisca Okeke is a phenomenal woman! This Nigerian Professor of science is breaking barriers in the field of science and she has no intention of stopping. An epitome of strength, handwork and brilliance, Francisca Okeke is married to notable Physics text author, P.N ...
Nigerian soul singer Nikki Laoye is one recording artist who is also known for her humanitarian efforts. She has once again introduced a new project called ‘#Partner123’ – a support network for people with disabilities. According to Nikki Laoye, her code name was taken from her hit dance ...
‘How would you like to die?’ I asked my friend as he drove us down to the city where we would attend a funeral. I had just arrived from another town, and while we reminisced about the life of our lost loved one, this question escaped my lips. ‘Hmmmmmmm, Winnie, I don’t know. I think in my ...
I live in an era in which every one has a voice, and every movement has its advocates. The continued fight for equal rights of racial minorities, LGBT advocacy and equality, the fight for democracy in dictator-ruled regions, the demand for the right to education in impoverished nations-all of ...
So it's been four weeks since I received my NYSC certificate and I've been reminiscing on the whole year. I'm about to start a series of posts on my NYSC experience and this one highlights 10 lessons I learnt during the NYSC year. 1)This world is full of such a wide variety of people with ...
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Back then in my secondary school (Mayflower School, Ikenne), we sang so many inspiring songs and one of them carries the title of today’s article. Some of us believed those songs so much that we got inspiration from them when we had our down times. Upon hearing the news about Dr. Myles ...

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