Dear Nigerians, medication is not food. Stop the misuse of drugs. #DANGDoctor Oluwatosin Osikoya

I was in a store which had both a pharmacy and a mart. The store is owned by a pharmacist. I was waiting behind someone who was being attended to when this man came in and began to talk to an attendan...

Rihanna on British Vogue September Issue: Drop the Razor, Free The Eyebrows

I am shouting as loud as I can …Oi, those at the back, pay attention… First, let me tell you about Iya Risi and Sisi mi who both competed on how to make their eyebrows curve as thin as pos...

The failure of parenting, the emerging cycle of distress and daughters without husbands

I must confess it has taken me some time to finally gather my thoughts on this rather sensitive matter. We are sitting on a generational time bomb and whilst I believe the current generation are beyon...

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...

Movie Review: Acrimony: A Woman Scorned Must Never Blow Her Second Chance At Happiness

In ACRIMONY, Melinda (Taraji P. Henson) is on the receiving end of a restraining order filed by her ex-husband, Robert (Lyriq Bent). The court orders her into therapy, and her story unfolds in flashb...

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...

Book Review: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives by Lola Shoneyin

Book Review: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives When I finished reading this book, I was unsettled and sober. I kept turning the pages but was met with a blank slate. What started as a funny stor...

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...

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...

Zenith Bank Christmas Youth Parade 2017: Giving Back is Fun

Yesterday, I attended the Zenith Bank Christmas Youth Parade 2017 which was held on Ajose Adeogun, Victoria Island, Lagos Nigeria. I have never seen so many kids in one place before, except Disney lan...

Simi See Me Live Concert: All About That and My Search For New Friends. Part 1

Simi See Me Live Concert: All About That and My Search For New Friends. I was at the Simi See Me Live Concert on Sunday evening and I must tell you, it was something I have always been a Simi fan. I...

My Anti-Bucket List: Things I Hope to Never Do or Do Again Before I Die

My Anti-Bucket List: Things I Hope to Never Do Before I Die In life, it is very important to know what you’ll do and what you won’t. Here’s my anti-bucket list…for now. Marry a Married...

Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2017 Day 1: Catwalk, Fire and My New Best Friends

Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2017 Day 1: catwalk, Fire and My New Best Friends The Heineken Lagos Fashion and design week 2017 kicked off yesterday and I was there to soak everything up. I know I don...

What do women really want? I Think I May Have A Theory

What do women really want? I swear I’m not a complicated woman. No, seriously I’m not. I just want to marry a white man who speaks Yoruba and likes Wizkid and Davido’s music. Is it possible for ...

EXCLUSIVE: I have a List of the faces of the 5 Remaining covered Statues in Imo state, Erected by Governor Rochas Okorocha

EXCLUSIVE: I have a List of the faces of the 5 Remaining covered Statues in Imo state, Erected by Governor Rochas Okorocha DID YOU KNOW…THERE ARE MORE STATUES YET TO BE UNVEILED BY HIS EXCELLENC...

Dear Iyabo Ojo, If You Marry Solely For Money, You’ll Earn Every Penny

Dear Iyabo Ojo, Yesterday, Punch Newspaper carried an interview of you bluntly saying you cannot marry a poor man. I admire people who are honest with respect to criteria, especially in a society wher...

Letter to My Dear Friend: Before You Judge My Parenting Skills, Save Those Words To Correct Yours

Letter to My Dear Friend: Before You Judge My Parenting Skills, Save Those Words To Correct Yours My friend was in town visiting and we had agreed to meet at a popular mall and I was beyond elated as ...

My Travel Pet Peeves

I don’t complain much but when I travel, there are some situations that drive me nuts.These are my travel pet peeves. Do not wake me up before 9am: Is traveling, especially for those on vacation...

A Relationship Should be Between Two People, Not the Whole World

It has become too easy to tell the world what we’re doing and with whom. As much as you want to shout it to the heavens, Intimacy means “Very private” “closely personal”....