26 May 2018

My Perspective: 9 Truths About Life

You know how you can hear something a hundred times in a hundred different ways before it finally gets through to you?  The ten truths listed below fall firmly into that category – life lessons that many of us likely learned years ago, and have been reminded of ever since, but for whatever reason, haven’t fully grasped.

21 May 2018

Former Big Brother Naija Housemates Bambam And Teddy A Are the Latest Cover Stars for The Celebrity Shoot Magazines' Love Edition

The couple known as BamTeddy developed an intimate relationship in the Big Brother Naija house which has grown since their departure.

See more from the spread below:

Precious Chikwendu Releases Her Maternity Shoot Photos

 The Ex beauty queen is the wife of lawyer and politician Femi Fani-Kayode.

See more photos below:

Temi Otedola Shares Her Quick & Easy Everyday Makeup Tutorial in New Vlog

In this video, she’s showing us her quick and everyday makeup look.

Stylish Monday: Self-Promotion Should Not Be Something You’re Ashamed to Do.

It’s not uncommon for people to be shy about sharing their success, but there is a gracious way to celebrate yourself without puffing up your feathers. You should feel free to be proud that you are trying to make changes in your industry.

19 May 2018

4 Ways to Banish Internet Negativity from Your Life

1. Unfollow
If what someone is sharing is not gelling with you then just unfollow them. You have absolutely no obligation to anyone to consume their content especially if it’s bringing negativity into your life.  It doesn’t have to be a personal or vindictive move whatsoever, it’s just simply you taking control of the content and the people that you’re exposed to on a daily basis.

16 May 2018

3 Ways to Successfully Get A Promotion at Work

Ask for it
if it is something that you want then it’s time to get proactive about it. Start by asking your boss about your career development and future opportunities that might be available. This will ensure that you’re both on the same page.

15 May 2018

Aso-Ebi Inspiration- Vol #73

7 Qualities Successful Women Have in Common

I am always proud to see women who are successful in different spheres of life. Whether as an entrepreneur, directors within an organisation, at home, successful women have a number of unique traits which enable them to truly lead from the front line.

14 May 2018

Stylish Monday: The Power of Words

The right words spoken at the right time can change someone’s life – for better or for worse. It is not always easy to crush our egos, extend grace and continuously spill out kindness. However, the more intentional we are with our language, the less likely we are to do damage to others. Our words are either bullets or bricks. It is not always good to speak your mind without careful consideration as to how you are impacting others.

13 May 2018

How I Rediscovered My Self-Belief

For a while now I’ve felt unsure of what it is that I actually want to do with my life or why I really even need to choose.

Once upon a time I was a very confident little girl with big goals and great execution plans. I was going to ‘be’ anything I wanted to be.

12 May 2018

Dayo Adeneye Shares His “Grass to Grace” Story at Topnaija.Ng Success Stories Africa Conference

At TopNaija.ng’s Success Stories Africa, Adeneye Ogun State Commissioner for Information speaks about his rise from practically nothing to becoming a leading light in Nigeria’s showbiz terrain and now, politics. Adeneye’s story is proof that irrespective of your circumstance, your dreams are valid.


11 May 2018

Ankara Styles: Vol 126

20 Business Ideas You Can Start witt N100,000 in Nigeria

Some of you have little cash but lack business ideas on what to do with the cash and how to grow the cash but these business ideas will guide you through on which of the businesses you can start. This post was originally shared by @boda_lanre on Twitter

1. Bedsheet/Beddings Production
Pay a visit to Lagos Island, or Oshodi where they sell bulk materials, pick good designs and there are guys who will sew it for you within the same market. You can start with less than 100K and diligently grow your money.

2. Shirt Production
A sweet side hustles. There are tailors in Lagos Island or environs or you can better learn the skill it will save you all the heartbreaks imaginable. Taiwo street in Lagos Island is where you should be. Materials ranging from N700 – N1000 per yard, sew for N1500/2k and sell for N5000 – N7000

10 May 2018

5 Ways on How to Write A Sponsored Post

A sponsored post should never sound like a sponsored post. Your audience will get bored and it’s not going to be a fun post to write, anyhow. You should always be integrating the brand into a post organically.

The key is to write a post that is going to appeal to your audience. people are way more likely to get excited over a post that has actionable advice for them to follow.

Denim Thursday #54

9 May 2018

Ankara Styles: Vol 125

7 Reasons Your Employees Don't Respect You

Being the boss isn't all fun and games. The promise of power can be alluring, but the reality of being responsible for a team of employees may not be as glamorous as you imagined.

You're a fallible human being managing a team of fallible human beings. You're bound to fail them from time to time, just as they're bound to fail you.

So, in order to make this whole employee/employer relationship work and thrive, you're going to need a strong foundation of trust and respect. If you suspect this respect is lacking, here are 7 possible reasons why.

7 May 2018

11 Self Care Ideas You Should Try This Week

1. Keep a gratitude journal. Make a quick note of what you are grateful for each day and in doing so you get to enjoy a moment of reflection and remember to focus upon the little things.

Stylish Monday: The Best Thing You Can Possibly Be Is Yourself

I spent a lot of time worrying about where I might fit in and whether there was room for me at all. I don’t regret that because it’s all a part of the journey that is self-discovery but as soon as I realised that the only thing I could be the absolute best at – the thing that nobody else could do – is be ME, I became a whole lot happier.

5 May 2018

Bridal Jumpsuit Inspiration

5 Things to Know About Finding A Lifetime Partner

Whatever stage in life you are, you still have plenty of time to find a lifetime partner! Enjoy the game to find your perfect match – because a bad date makes a much better story than an okay one.

Here are 5 things to know about finding a lifetime partner.

4 May 2018

Ankara Styles: Vol 124

8 Reality of Starting Your Own Business

1. It’ll probably take around 3-5 years to start earning a good salary in your business. Within that period, you’ll have employees who make more money than you while you work harder than all of them combined.

3 May 2018

Denim Thursday #53

3 Ways to Get Back Your Mojo

1. Just do you
Sometimes shit happens and you just have to use the f word and move on. Draw that line. Burn that to do list. Rip the week out of your diary and pretend it never happened. Whatever, just stop dwelling on something that you literally cannot do anything about.

2 May 2018

Feeling Unlucky! Find Out 5 Ways to Improve Your Luck


1. Keep A Gratitude Journal
Sometimes it can be hard to see the good things in life, especially when it’s just been one of those days and you’d like nothing more than to curl up in bed and hide. But even on those days, there are still so many things to be thankful for. Writing down what you are grateful for each day when you feel like the universe is against you go back and read all that you are grateful for.

Ankara Styles: Vol 123