Inspired!

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I want to tell a story. It’s about a fictional character yet I see traces of her everywhere I turn. At first I didn’t know whether to title the story “Live for Now” or “unexplainable ...
 
World Autism Day
Today marks World Autism Awareness Day. Courtesy of the National Autistic Society UK, here is information which can help you understand the spectrum better. Lots of love to parents with Autistic children and also adults with autism. What is autism? If you’re autistic like me, it means ...
Lepacious Bose
Popular comedienne and actress "Lepacious Bose" who's real name is Bose Ogunboye began her weight loss journey about 2 years ago and she's shared a photo of her progress. We've been following her inspiring weight loss journey! Click here and here. She shared a photo on her Instagram page ...
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With heavy hearts, we announce the sad passing away of Debbie Idiagbonya Osarere. Debbie was diagnosed in 2011 with Stage IV Mestatic Cancer and she fought valiantly through the different stages of treatment. Debbie was a fighter and she kept a positive spirit through it all. Always ...
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Running a business in Nigeria can be tough. Running a fashion business in Nigeria is definitely not for the faint hearted. The Rookie Entrepreneur Program is a 3 Day fashion business course designed for future and current fashion business owners to guide them in establishing a brand that ...
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We brought you the news on artist Laolu Senbanjo's collaboration with popular sports brand, Nike (click here if you missed it). Now he's shared pictures on Instagram of himself at the unveiling of the AirMax Art inspired T-shirt design and he's seen signing a few sneakers, talk about super ...
Relax
A few days ago I went to buy a book. In the process of getting the book, the vendor convinced forced me to buy a movie too. I don’t know how she did it, because I protested and even explained that I almost never have time to watch movies. A few days later I ignored all the work that was ...
Dear Stella, I’m going to start by saying: 'Well Done!' The fact that your face is still recognizable; your voice still audible, and your opinions still respected... in an industry where many have been akin to a flash in the pan, is a testament to your dedication your craft. It is also ...
Rescued Boy
This photograph is one of the most heartbreaking images you will ever see. This is not from a warzone or refugee camp. This image was taken in January 2016. In Nigeria... Danish Anja Ringgren Lovén is married to Nigerian David Emmanuel Umem. The couple live and work in Uyo where they ...
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Amara Ugo Eze shared this tremendous story on her Facebook page of how her son was healed of his heart condition. The six month old baby - Chidibuikem (his name means - God is my Power) had two large holes in his heart but after prayer, and his parents holding on to faith, he's now completely ...
“Financial abuse is a common tactic used by abusers to gain power and control in a relationship. The forms of financial abuse may be subtle or overt but in in general, include tactics to limit the partner's access to assets or conceal information and accessibility to the family finances.” - ...
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Saturday, March 19th 2016, will go down in history as an outstanding and transforming day for approximately 150 women and a few brave men who registered for and attended the Global Possibilities Summit hosted by the Inspired Women of Worth Network, iWOW at the Lagos Chamber of Commerce ...
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Baby Caleb is truly a blessing. BellaNaija Weddings featured Blessing and Gideon Yobo's wedding last year - click here if you missed it - and we called it a favoured love, as the couple met in church and had a purposeful courtship leading to marriage. Here are photos from their wedding. For ...
One day during one of our psychiatry lectures while still in medical school, the topic of gender roles was discussed; I turned to a male friend and classmate and I jokingly said, ‘imagine both of us were married, both resident doctors in training and say you finished work early before me at ...
Hello Glory, Yes, I know, this is weird. It’s weird to be writing an open letter to you when I follow you on instagram and like all your pictures. I could have sent you a direct message. I could have sent you a personal email on Inspired by Glory, but alas, I choose not you. I’m writing this ...
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Ever heard of string art? Ukrainian artist Zenyk Palagniuk did a portrait of Justin Timblerlake using 24 kilometers of thread, 13 thousand nails and 200 hours of working time. Vova Zagranovsky captured the progression of his work in the video below and it went viral with over 5 million ...
There are many situations in life whereby we feel like we have to change who we are to adapt. I’ve been there myself; we probably all have. Moving somewhere else, enrolling into a different school, or socializing with a new crowd are common examples of times whereby we often feel the need to ...
Folorunsho Alakija has been inaugurated as the Chancellor of Osun State University. In her inauguration as the Chancellor of Osun State University, Forbes’ third richest black woman in the world Folorunsho Alakija has said that God, Courage, Perseverance, Time Management, Patience, and ...
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I must have missed the Social Studies class or I was carried away with my teacher’s eloquence and “poshness” that I don't recall whether she taught that migration happens willingly or unwillingly. For a very long time, I thought people always migrated willingly. A few months ago, Brandon of ...
It seems just like yesterday when the year 2016 began. Many of us started the year with set goals, plans and hopes of a better year. However, 3 months later, most of us are confronted with the harsh reality of not being able to tick even one completed task on our goal list. Worry, fear, doubt ...
A BellaNaijarian shared this video with us and we're so glad she did, because the story of this young man, Saturday has to be told! He started out as the security guard, but he was also a talented illustrator. He kept drawing, and he kept trying to get his work out there. Fortune smiled on ...
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