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Ever wondered why we eat with forks and knives? Why forks go with the left hand, and knives with the right? Ever wondered who makes these random rules, why everyone lives by them, and ...
 
In the world of business, one name has been a dominant force on the African continent. Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote with an estimated net worth of $18 billion, had a chat with Forbes Africa correspondent Peace Hyde. In the interview, she uncovered the business mogul's most challenging ...
In an industry as highly regulated as health care, it is always impressive to see young people boldly taking the plunge. So, it is with great pride that we introduce you to this fearless young doctor, who decided to start her own emergency care centre. Meet Dr. Foye Ikyaator the co-proprietor ...
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Hello BNers, I will like to share a really positive recent experience. I'll keep this short and sweet. I was tempted not to share photos as that was not really the purpose of the event but I believe that if 1 person can take something good from this or learn from the points raised, that will ...
PowerWomen 232 hosted its inaugural NetWorth Ball at the Radisson Blu Mammy Yoko Hotel in Freetown, Sierra Leone on Saturday, June 4, 2016. The networking event was attended by decision-makers from the worlds of business, government, arts and the media; professionals and entrepreneurs came ...
Tosin Famakinwa 1 Year
  "The days are running by fast here and time has always proven to arrive earlier than expected" It has been a year since Tosin Famakinwa nee Phillips passed away. A year ago, we cried as we read the tribute by her husband Damilola though we were inspired by her short but impactful life ...
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Ahead of her 'Bimpe in London' Masterclass scheduled for 30th of July, professional makeup artist and Artistic Director, Maybelline New York Nigeria, Bimpe Onakoya gives us an honest insight on what to expect from her masterclass in London. In an interview with the Event Co-ordinator at Mink ...
The dark hole of depression is scarcely acknowledged in these parts. Below is a story of the struggle of one of my young clients with this often crippling and overwhelming condition. I publish it with her kind permission but with some of the details altered to protect her identity: “The ...
I am yet to see any CV that does not have the line “I am highly self-motivated”. Underline the word 'highly'. However, when you look at how most young people work, they certainly have no commitment to getting the work done or doing things in an excellent manner when corporate motivation is ...
Let me officially welcome you to modern age or as we would rather call it modernity. You know our contemporary world, age of technology, new-age, as we all understand our present time to be. The perks of this age-of- extravagance, lavish lifestyles, forced or imposed relevance, statements and ...
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It is only right to commence this write up by telling you what World Sickle Cell Day is about. World Sickle Cell Day (WSCD) as the name implies, is a very special days in the Sickle Cell Disease community. It is a day declared back in 2008 by the World Health Organization (WHO) to mark the ...
BattaBox presenter Odunayo gets to meet with possibly Nigeria’s youngest inventor Timilehin Daomi who has created a lot of great stuff including a vacuum cleaner, a water fountain,a pumping machine using scrap materials like pipes, bottles, cups etc. In his interview, Timilehin revealed one of ...
Death is inevitable and no matter the level of relationship with the deceased, the news always brings about some reflection about our lives. I was going to share what I had learnt this past week. The news about the Covenant University graduates who died recently got me thinking about how I feel ...
Business as usual is dead and it has been for quite a while. The rules of the game have changed. Change or die, and to do this you’re going to need some good direction. The business world we operate in seems to be changing with every passing day; majorly due to series of events in our domestic ...
American business magazine Forbes, has listed top footballer Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest-paid athlete in the world. Ronaldo who just won the UEFA Champions League with Real Madrid beat boxer Floyd Mayweather and golfer Tiger Woods to clinch the top spot. It is the first time since 2000 ...
Aged 11, after a year at a boarding school from hell in Lagos where I was miserable and unsettled, I developed a condition known as ‘Trichotillomania' - a condition where a person feels compelled to pull out their hair. It is an impulse control disorder and a person is unable to stop him self ...
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  Statistics have shown that, an estimated 200 million are born with disability or are disabled by the age of 19, children living with limb loss (either congenital or acquired ) feel different from their peers. The cost of an artificial limb is a heavy financial burden for most families, ...
BellaNaija presents “Celebrating You! Class of 2016” We called for submissions by graduating students who had excelled in their course of study. We acknowledge the fact that everyone who has graduated this year is a winner. We, therefore, want to celebrate people who have gone over and above ...
The second episode of anticipated talk show from Forbes Africa, “My Worst Day with Peace Hyde” is here and on this episode Peace Hyde is having a chat with Africa’s Richest Man, Aliko Dangote of the Dangote Group. This episode is set to air on Friday 10th June 2016 on CNBC Africa ...
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In celebration of our mega Nigerian celebrities, I turned to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram where numbers do the talking and bring the $ rolling to rank Nigeria's most followed celebrities on social media. For the first time ever, we have compiled a list of the 10 Most Followed Nigerian ...
Glory Edozien is out with a new vlog and in this episode she shares 5 signs it may be time to leave your day job. She writes: I know right now being an ‘entrepreneur’ seems fashionable and we may all have gotten slightly bored with all the entrepreneurship talk. However, with the ...
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