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Hi BellaNaijarians – Happy Sunday! This is diabanjo and I am back with the third edition of BN Self-Examine Sundays, part 1 &  part 2. Today's topic is all about self-discovery or ...
 
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On Wednesday, April 27th 2016, current Miss Nigeria Leesi Peter-Vigboro teamed up with the Non-Governmental Organisation Sebeccly Cancer Care on the "Am I at Risk?" Breast Cancer awareness campaign and education seminar tagged "5C's and Sex" at the Tomia Senior Secondary Community School, ...
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We have a very encouraging post for you this Monday morning! Today we're sharing exclusive photos of popular comedian and lawyer Lepacious Bose and a glimpse into her journey to a healthier version of herself. In a recent photo shoot in partnership with O'Naturals Natural Hair Salon, Lepacious ...
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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 pain” or “the long slow ride to depression” or “when perfection hurts”. Truthfully I don’t know if I want to ...
To be honest I am not sure why I joined Tinder. Maybe it had something to do with hearing my EX took his latest squeeze to Venice on holiday; or that all my friends and family seem to be talking about new men in their lives and the only stories I can share are about my ex from 2012 and a date ...
Pain. One word that evokes a lot of emotions. Unpleasant emotions. Even my about-to-be-2 year old knows this so well. "Ma yeg….is paaiinning me" is said in such an emotion laden voice - begging for understanding, for support, for anything mummy can do to make the pain go away instantly! Or at ...
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Many celebrities and fans reached out to the Baloguns yesterday after Tee Billz broke down on social media (click here if you missed it) and now, ex-beauty queen, Journalist & Author Karen Eloke Young has done the same. She shared how hard it has been for her as a young and single girl ...
That was what I asked a neighbor that came to charge her phone in my house a few days ago. "What do you have in your hand?" "My phone" she replied, bewildered at why I asked. "Remember the burning Bush? Remember Moses?" I asked further. "Why am I not surprised Toby? I knew it was going to ...
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First quarter reports from Facebook puts the number of users on the social network at 1.65 billion with an average stay of 15 minutes per user. The 12-year old company also recorded earnings of $1.51 billion, which doubles the $512 million recorded at this time last year. Facebook founder and ...
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The Genevieve Beauty Awards is dedicated to identifying and celebrating talent, innovative brands and products and services in the beauty and wellness market. As a way to create awareness and highlight the growing industry, the achievements and successes, The Genevieve Beauty Awards is ...
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Encomium Magazine caught up with Olajumoke Orisaguna, who is already paying it forward. On April 19 she gave 40 bread hawkers ₦5,000 each thanks to a philanthropist at Liberty Bakery, where she used to work. They asked her about her new home - she has a five-year stay thanks to Sujimoto - ...
It's funny how we take certain things for granted. Who knew that so many women around the world do not have access to safe, hygienic and affordable sanitary products. We found this Al Jazeera documentary and we were so fascinated how one man inspired by his wife has made a huge difference in ...
There are few things I have come to learn of you. One day, you are the slipshod lover, loving me carelessly, with the patent inattention one would originally think was present only in little children and comfortable in it. On such days, I find your love in Whatsapp messages ticked blue devoid ...
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The guys at Forbes recently published a list of 30 promising young entrepreneurs in Africa in 2016. The list covers people from different backgrounds, taking great strides in their various fields of expertise. What makes them stand out is their consistency, and the amazing stories behind their ...
As an aspiring wordsmith and a “Jambite” in speech and elocution, I was going through my learning video library last week when I came across this speech delivered by our own Lupita Nyogo. I was particularly enchanted by the weave of words and most of all mesmerised by how she fluently ...
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Media Personality, Ariyike Akinbobola turned a year older yesterday. The mother of three (who very recently gave birth to her 3rd child) celebrated her birthday at the Children correctional Centre for girls, Idi-Araba, Lagos where she donated toiletries, exercise books, stationery and copies ...
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Save the Children, the world’s leading charity for children, at the end of 2015, wound down its biggest global campaign (EVERY ONE Campaign) which ran for five years 2010-2015. To build on the gains of the last campaign, the organization is launching a campaign that will focus on reaching ...
Anyi Obi Testimony
This is such an amazing testimony. Not only are Anyi's academic achievements commendable, but, it is also great to note that many false prophets are taking advantage of people and spreading falsehood. Read on... ‪#‎MyTestimony‬ When I was 8 years old, a Prophet came to my house and after ...
They never expected her to survive the sharp edges they had used to thrash her sides with their words, their actions and even their lies-they had left her in a heap of broken cries. She was wounded, unsure of what had changed their natures-why where they no longer her friends-they no longer ...
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Ogbomoso (Oyo State), April 22, 2016 (NAN) Saidat Sanni, a 22-year-old student from the Department of Statistics had emerged the overall best student of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso. Prof. Adeniyi Gbadegesin, the Vice-Chancellor of the institution, announced ...
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True love is like playing chess. A boy strategically plots and is always afraid of losing his Queen, and the girl risks everything just to protect her king. Mother Earth is the queen, and each human is a king. We are one with the Earth. This is our love story. Though, it is a selfish love. ...