Forgiveness: One of The Paths I Chose to Freedom

Forgiveness: One of The Paths I Chose to Freedom In my adult life, I have experienced extreme disappointments from people. There are so many things I don’t deserve that has happened to me via the pe...

Travel Tips For First Time or Solo Travelers

Travel Tips For First Time or Solo Travelers Travelling is more than a good time away from home. It will teach you more than books or schools. More importantly, it will teach you about yourself, it wi...

Find Your Grit: Don’t Get Tired Of Starting Over

Don’t Get Tired Of Starting Over When people say “I’m an adult, I can’t change” it is understandable because mostly, it is true. But an unhealthy habit or behaviour that is a hindrance to yo...

Breast Cancer Risk Factors

Breast Cancer Risk Factors Every woman wants to know what she can do to lower her risk of breast cancer. Some of the factors associated with breast cancer — being a woman, your age, and your gen...

My Name is Rika Cargill. I Have Survived Breast Cancer Twice

Rika’s personal experience with Breast cancer began in August 2012 when she discovered something unusual about her breast after giving birth to her son, George. A breast cancer diagnosis soon follow...

Abortion stories: From a ‘sense of relief’ to a ‘broken heart

One in three women will have an abortion in their lifetime, yet it is rarely talked about. For some, making the decision can be traumatic and have a long-lasting effect. For others, it is an empowerin...

“I am Caged by My Body But My Mind is Free, So is My Spirit and Soul” Wheel Chair Bound Muniba Mazari, The Iron Lady of Pakistan

“I am Caged by My Body But My Mind is Free, So is My Spirit and Soul” Wheel Chair Bound Muniba Mazari, The Iron Lady of Pakistan I was 18 years old when I got married. I belonged to a very...

When Everything Seems Out of Reach, This is How I Persevere

When Everything Seems Out of Reach, This is How I Persevere In the past, when everything seems out of reach and nothing at all seems to be working, I’d take everything personally and beat myself...

Kemi “LaLa” Akindoju: You Need to Show Yourself Worthy before Anyone Else can Invest in you

My name is Kemi “Lala” Akindoju. I am an actor, producer and a casting director. I have also produced stage plays like Vagina monologue, London Life, Lagos Living Being a christian in the entertai...

Sometimes, Bad Things Happen So Worse Things Don’t Happen

Life as we know is complicated, extremely volatile and sometimes cruel, especially when we don’t deserve the cruelty that comes our way. I have kept a client for over 5 years, doing my job, going th...

The Story of NASCAR’S Richie Parker Asks You to Leave Your Excuses at The Door

The Story of NASCAR’S Richie Parker Asks You to Leave Your Excuses at The Door How do you get through your day? Make it from one place to another? One task to the next? How do you do it? Hendric...

“The Sky Is Not My Limit, I Have No Boundaries” – #MCM Idris Elba

Born to a Ghanaian mother and a Sierra Leonian father, Idris Elba is ashamed he hasn’t been to Sierra Leone.  “There’s a Sierra Leonean saying that you don’t walk into someone...

“I Am Living My Life To The Fullest”- Adenike Oyetunde, Disabled But Not Incapacitated

“I Am Living My Life To The Fullest”- Adenike Oyetunde, Disabled But Not Incapacitated “I attended primary school was at Command, Bonny Camp and then secondary school was at Queens C...

Kobe Bryant Writes Open letter to His Younger Self: Investing in People is the Most Important Thing

Kobe Bryant Writes Open letter to His Younger Self: Investing in People is the Most Important Thing “Dear 17-year-old self, When your Laker dream comes true tomorrow, you need to figure out a wa...

My Tattoo and Its Consequences: I am a Good Girl With a Tattoo But Nigerian Men Would Rather Date Bad Girls Without One

My Tattoo and Its Consequences I wonder where I should start from. It is important that you understand how I feel about. I schooled abroad from my secondary school so you may probably understand the c...

Candid Chat with Sam, A Lagos Based Nigerian Gay: “I have never had a girlfriend.I knew I was gay from secondary school”

Candid Chat with Sam, A Lagos Based Nigerian Gay Sam walked into the restaurant, smile in place with a little pout. I had to smile back, it seemed really funny that his shirt and tie still could not h...

Are You A Workaholic or A High Performer?

You may think being a workaholic, is same as high performance but they’re actually nothing alike We know both looks like hard work, yet there is a big difference between both of them A high performe...

The Residence Mauritius Hotel: Thank You for Giving Me Freely The Things I Would Have “Taken”

The Residence Mauritius Hotel: Thank You for Giving Me Freely The Things I Would Have “Taken” As some of you may know, I don’t like hotels that tight things to their chest…Like luxury soaps, f...

This is What Happens When You’re Trying to Help Your Single Friend Find a Man

Not being one to leave our girls hanging, most times we’re willing to do any and everything to help our friend find “the one,” but date after date, year after year, our inclusion in the struggle...