Cobhams Asuquo: The Gift of Blindness

Cobhams Asuquo is a born blind Award winning Nigerian musician, producer, and songwriter. He is also the CEO and head of productions of Cobhams Asuquo Music Productions (Camp). He is known for produci...

Let Loneliness Spur you into Finding Something to Live For

I used to complain to God, my sister and my friends about being lonely. Thinking back, I was lonely because there was nothing really exciting happening and I had come to accept that only boys and thei...

It’s Time to Get Serious About Money

I know some of you would rather pack your suitcase and move to Timbuktu than discuss your money management skills. Me too, sometimes. Especially when my accountant says its time to file for taxes. I g...

Solange Knowles: Out of Beyonce’s Shadow, Straight to the Number One Spot

A Seat at the Table”, Solange’s 3rd Album is one of the raving albums right now. And the only one out of the three that has reached Number 1 spots on music charts and gained critical acclaim all o...

Why You Should Start Your Own Business Today

I know it may be scary to want to start your own business. However, a lot of people are tired of the rat race but fear what may be out there waiting for them if they set out on their own. This post is...

Surviving The recession

1. You need to get a grip! Don’t get paranoid like everyone and assume the world is falling apart just because you have an irresponsible government. Take a deep breath, don’t buy into the nagativi...

From Selling Akara to Owning a Bakery and Building Her Own House: Iya Noah

My name is Iya Noah. This Akara I’m selling I’ve been doing it for 15years. I sell to motor parks for people that are traveling or going to work. I’m the king of Akara seller here o....

70 Year Old Folorunsho Oyewo’s Life Lessons

My name is Folorunsho Oyewo. I am 70years old, it is poverty that made me look like this o. I worked at Wema bank in the funds transfer/FX department. It was part of Odua Investments back in the day...

Depression: My Story

Depression: I have been there, I can personally define it Everything is going so well, and suddenly there’s a huge stone in your chest. The weight is brought upon by a memory, pain, disappointment, ...

Yahoo, Previously Worth $125 Billion Dollars in the Year 2000 was Today Sold for $4.8 Billion to Verizon

Lesson to Learn: This shows that you have to continue reinventing yourself. Your success is not permanent unless you find ways to renew and reinvent your content, service and brand Bye bye Yahoo, Goog...

Dear Lil Kim: What is Happening to Your Face?

Dear Lil Kim, Stopeeeeeeeeeetttt!!! I love you. Your nasal holes are shrinking and now, a doll’s face has more expressions than yours . “I have low self-esteem and I always have. Guys alwa...

Mo Abudu

Mo Abudu is a TV host and the first woman on the African continent to own a pan-African TV channel (Ebony life TV). Nigeria is a tough place for the media, I can only imagine how hard and tirelessly s...

#WCW Uche Pedro: Smart, Innovative, Forward thinking

My Woman Crush Wednesday is Uche Pedro. Founder and managing director of Bellanaija.com Uche Pedro started Bellanaija as a hobby in 2006. when the website started growing, she could have remained doci...

Mark Zuckerberg Announces Birth of Baby Girl and Plan to Donate 99% of His Facebook stock

I won’t lie, the first thing that came to mind after reading this was “ahhhhh what about the child now?” I know people like Warren Buffet and Bill gates donate fortunes for charity, but giving a...

Inspiration: Aliko Dangote

Your net worth is what you would have in cash if you sold every significant possession and paid off all of your debts After calculating all Aliko Dangote has, (Please google him for detailed biography...