PART II: At 13, I was caught writing a love letter to Monday. That fateful Saturday, I will never forget.

… There was a brief pause and then sudden chatter, everyone seemed to be talking at the same time. I immediately glanced at my dad and I noticed he was the only one without his mouth moving but ...

Owambe Guide: These Are The Best Tips To Getting Food And Drinks At An Owambe

    I am a pro at attending owambes and believe me when I say this. I have studied the interesting art of ‘Owambenism and Lagos Parties’ and I can boldly say I am a force to be reckoned ...

Would Showing The Uneducated Members Of Our Nation The Difference Between Us And Other Well Developed Countries Help Them Vote Right?

    Here’s my idea. Humans are very visual and react more to pictures than words. well, the average human is. I was thinking if we could make the ‘uneducated and unexposed’...

#Flashbackfriday At 13, I was caught writing a love letter to Monday. That fateful Saturday, I will never forget.

  I was 13-Years-Old, my breasts were a little bit bigger than a peanut and I hated life. It was very important to me that I started wearing bra as soon as possible. This is not because I was in ...

Now Is Not The Time To Settle. Go Ahead And Build That Empire

Imagine waking up 30 years from now, perhaps social media would still be in existence, a bit of changes but still the same and the only thing that fills you is regret. Regret for carving in to defeat ...

Cheating: Should It Only Be Connected To Sex?

A big question lays in my heart – oh, so heavily, seeking an answer, wanting to find the truth. What exactly does cheating mean? At what point in a relationship can you boldly say a partner chea...

Awesome First Date Questions: I Promise You, This is The Only List You’ll Need

Awesome First Date Questions: I Promise You, This is The Only List You’ll Need We are in the modern days, dating rules have changed and life is no more as we knew it. Going on a first date has b...

The Journey To Overcoming Depression And Getting Your Peace Back Is Worth It

  Depression is akin to being in a sunken place; you are fighting it and drowning at the same time and one day you just stop fighting and stay in the sunken place ……where worthlessnes...

Cancer Survivor, Jasmine Pettross Is Writing A Book To Show Cancer Patients That They Can Also Survive

  Jasmine Pettross learnt she had colon cancer at the age of 23 in 2015 and it was a moment that would change her life forever. After multiple surgeries, chemotherapy, radiation, and wearing an i...

Pregnancy Scare- I do not think I am ready for this stage of womanhood

Over the weekend, I travelled to Ibadan for my best friend’s child’s christening and I must say it opened me up to a new world of revelations. As she hugged me, I looked at her and I could...

The Bold Step I Took Moving Out Of My Parent’s House And How It Worked For Me

    I knew telling my Dad I was moving out -regardless of the fact that I was in my late twenties at the time- was perhaps the most difficult thing I would ever have to do. So I did it via a...

How much can I fight for someone else’s child?

  #AskDANG How much can I fight for someone else’s child? Dear DANG, I can’t believe I’m asking an online community for their opinion but I’m at a crossroad on a particula...

“The rehearsals in the backstage will one day lead to a spot on the stage” – Debola Williams, CEO Of Red Media

Debola Williams Profile featured on Diary of a Naija Girl Diary of a Naija Girl recently met with media guru and all-round gentle man, Adebola Williams who is more known by his nickname Debola Lagos a...

Back to The Basics: For The First Time Since 2009, I Used Public Transportation in Lagos

On Thursday, I decided to take public transportation in Lagos as I had not done this since 2009. I felt it was time to go back to the basics to reflect and see how that would make me feel. The bus rid...

Why You Should Consider This Approach to Finding Yourself

5 cups of water – two half full, three quite full – seated gently on the kitchen table tilted a bit unto saucers. The cups quite full spill off some water on the saucers while the cups half full s...

Today, I Conquered a Bad Business Habit

Most entrepreneurs know that if we could do everything ourselves, we would. For me, even the things I can’t do myself, I poke my nose in and control every detail, this way, stressing out the vendors...

Gayle King and Oprah Winfrey’s Fierce Bond: How Their 40-Year Friendship Has Outlasted Every Rumour, Spat and Scandal

Lisa: Well, let’s get right to it! Every time I tell somebody, “I’m interviewing Oprah and Gayle,” the response is always the same: “Oh.  Are they, you know, together?&...

Mastering The Art of Forgiveness On World Forgiveness Day

Forgiveness can sometimes be one of the toughest traits to master.  Different life scenarios require some level of forgiveness in a day – like forgiving a driver who almost bashed your car in ...

#DANGTRAVELDIARY Day3: A Taste of Russia – Check out my Food Photography Diary

See below pictures of Russian small chops I had today. Which is your favourite?