Meet DANG, Your New Boxing Featherweight Champion, Weighing 69kg and Limping from Over-Sabi

Meet DANG, Your New Boxing Featherweight Champion, Weighing 69kg and Limping from Over-Sabi I am going on vacation in a week’s time and my bikini body isn’t as neat as I want it to be. I’m r...

Rwanda Travel Diary: During the Safari Tour, The Devil Tried It!

I decided to cap my holiday in Rwanda with a Safari tour at the Akagera National Park. I went with them because I got good reviews. It was such a wonderful experience and very peaceful too. During thi...

Kigali Travel Diary: My Visit To The Genocide Memorial in Kigali

Travel Diary: My Visit To The Genocide Memorial in Kigali Once upon a time, there was a united Rwanda, where everyone lived in peace and no man thought to separate himself from the rest because he is ...

Dear Mama: A Letter To The Woman I’ll Spend The Rest Of My Life Missing

Dear Mama: A Message To The Woman I’ll Spend The Rest Of My Life Missing Hi Mama, It’s been over 10 years since you’ve been gone. I remember that day clearly…no not the day you died, the day I...

RE: Open Letter to My Neighbour’s Son: Based on Recent Events, Ola Didn’t Get The Memo

I wrote an open letter to Ola on Friday, CLICK HERE TO READ but I’m not sure he got it based on the following events. Today after church, I was in the living room when I heard Ola and his family’s...

Open Letter to My Neighbour’s Son: Dear Ola, Pineapple Juice is not your birth right

Dear Ola, When your lanky 5-year-old self-came to my apartment for your daily glass of pineapple juice, I accepted you with love but had to break the bad news to you, “Ola, there’s no pineapple ju...

Black Panther Review: Wakanda, The One African Country That Could Never be Called a ’Shithole’

Black Panther is the first black-led Marvel film directed by Ryan Coogler, starring Chadwick Boseman (Black Panther/T’challa), Lupita Nyong’o (Nakia), Michael B. Jordan (Killmonger), Angela Basset...

Chronicles of Baba, My Late Grandpa: Messing With an Old Man’s Money, Not A Good Idea

Chronicles of Baba, My Late Grandpa : Messing With an Old Man’s Money, Not A Good Idea Yesterday as I ran errands for my sister, I parked beside a man who spoke my grandpa’s dialect and the ma...

Once Upon A Time, I Was Olivia Pope

Once Upon A Time, I Was Olivia Pope Once upon a time, I thought it was my job to save you. I imagined your capabilities and how I could make you brand new I fell in love with that view And when you sa...

My Date With Peter, The Grieving Handsome Man…

You may remember the story of Peter whose fine face succeeded in confusing me. If you missed the story, click here After talking on the phone for some days, Peter insisted we had to meet since he was ...

Movie Review: The Royal Hibiscus Hotel

The Royal Hibiscus Hotel is a Romantic Comedy Written and directed by Ishaya Bako. The movie features Zainab Balogun, Rachel Oniga, Jide Kosoko, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Ini Dima Okojie, Joke Silva, Olu ...

#TBT Flying Solo: My First Solo Trip Abroad

#TBT Flying Solo: My First Solo Trip Abroad My first solo trip was to London, United Kingdom. This was my second trip ever on an aircraft. One of my closest friends lived in London at the time with he...

Image in My Head: A Mother With Down Syndrome, Scared Her Daughter Would Be Taken Away

Yesterday evening I was at the Ajah market to meet a couple of people. Standing outside a salon in the midst of some men getting the information I wanted, I felt someone tug at my sweatpants and I qui...

A Grieving Handsome Man, My Chipped Nail and An Awkward Moment

An Ex-colleague lost his mum so I went to visit him yesterday. When I got to his house – It was a big house and an even bigger compound- there was a small crowd seated all over. I didn’t know ...

Drama in Lagos Island: Bleaching Cream Seller Got Me Shook

Drama in Lagos Island: Bleaching Cream Seller Got Me Shook It was Tuesday afternoon and the sun was scorching. Even though I was in my car with the AC on full blast, I still felt it. I had a meeting a...

My Conversation With A Nigerian Billionaire: How Much Money Is Enough?

My Conversation With A Nigerian Billionaire: How Much Money Is Enough? Last week, I got to talk to a Nigerian billionaire as I was trying to convince him to do an interview for the blog. Even though w...

Another Embarrassing Story: An (Un)usual Afternoon

Another Embarrassing Story: An (Un)usual Afternoon Ladies and gentlemen, I’m about to tell you my biggest problem: MY FACE! Hold up before you call me vain. I’m not talking about my looks, I mean ...

Alibaba’s January 1st Concert: Noble Intentions Gone Wrong?

Alibaba’s January 1st Concert: Noble Intentions Gone Wrong? I wrote about this show last year, about how impressed I was and how I would definitely be attending this year. Alibaba’s Januar...

Bad Habits I’d Like to Leave Behind in 2017…or Not

Bad Habits I’d Like to (NOT) Leave Behind in 2017 There comes a time in a girl’s life where she must accept her flaws and accept that she is stuck. Can I just say, I’m trying to be a better ...