A look through Akinwumi Osunkoya of @thatthroneguy’s Instagram page will give you an idea of what this article about. Thatthroneguy knows his onions and you do not need extra eyes to see that. Continue reading
Nigeria’s fashion industry has come a long way, this would have been impossible without models. As the fashion industry continues to evolve, so does modeling. Safe to say, it is a great time to be a model in Nigeria.
I wrote earlier, about searching for who to make bridesmaids’ dresses for a friend’s wedding. Did I ever mention that I am the Maid of Honor for the wedding? Anyway, I eventually settled for my good old tailor in Benin. Now the problem is not whether she will deliver. Instead, I am more concerned about how my stomach will fare in the fitted dress! Continue reading
This recession is rude. Even those who think recession is a word will admit that it is a real word. It is the word that explains why Indomie noodles that previously cost 35 Naira per pack now costs 55 Naira, or why one puff puff which you could previously last 3 bites, is now the same size as a malnourished lime, better still 50 Kobo coin. Should we talk about how much weight Gala has lost in the past year? Even my dear Fayrouz has suddenly gone from Jamie Lannister to Tyrion Lannister. Continue reading
Just less than a month ago, precisely on January 20, 2017, the internet was agog not just because the infamous Donald Trump but also because of his wife, Melania Trump’s outfit, which many say was inspired by former FLOTUS, Jackie Kennedy. Continue reading
Put strangers under constant surveillance in a confined space for 3 months. Better still, let the whole of Africa observe, grow fund of, mock, defend, praise, crush on, support and judge each of the subjects in this confined space and that’s Big Brother Naija in a nutshell. Continue reading
As the love month draws closer, I have come across different posts on love and relationships. A particular post on twitter about early 20’s been a difficult time for guys in a relationship by a twitter user got my attention, it was really nice and so real, I was already imagining the whole scenario and am sure every other person who read it felt the same. Continue reading
Going shopping alone in a market in Benin City is one task I do not look forward to, and it is neither because I cannot do without company nor because I do not know how to negotiate prices. It is actually because of the behavior of the male vendors. I have since discovered that this is not a Benin thing. Lagos and especially Tejuosho (Yaba) markets taught me that. Continue reading