Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Atala Writes - Feeling Free to Make Mistakes or Fail in Relationships

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There are many cases in personal relationships where one party feels restricted from saying or doing what they feel like, because they are afraid that the other party will react negatively, justifiably or otherwise. In the end, what happens is that instead of there being a frank and open discussion about what will work and what won't, there's a breakdown in communication which can poison the relationship.

Chizy Kallys is Uptown Girl in Fashion Editorial For Chizy's Spyware International Edition

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Blogger and model, Chizy Kalys is the star of a new fashion editorial just released in the run-up to the release of the first international edition of her blog's flagship magazine, Chizy's Spyware. This edition will be available in Nigeria, and launched also in the UK and US.

Monday, October 21, 2013

#MancrushMonday - Ramsey Noauh, Desmond Elliot, Robert Peters, and AY Makun - Take Your Pick

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It used to be Man Candy Monday featuring just one guy RML considers a sweetheart. Today we have a crush of man candys. Ramsey Noauh, Desmond Elliot, Robert Peters, and AY Makun are currently shooting a movie in the United States and Desmond shared this picture from their set. Who is you candy? I think Ramsey is still the guy to beat :)

Maternity Style - Dakore Akande Dresses Her Bump in Fitted Caftan and Jacket

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Dakore Akande, who made her second pregnancy public [HERE] a few weeks ago, today shared more pictures of how she's dressing up her baby bump. In the first above, she's wearing a shapely gold caftan with loose wide sleeves, below she's in an animal print jacket over a comfy white top, and spiced up with a scarf.

Rape Survivor Bunmi Sobowale Speaks Out On Twitter - #breakingthesilence

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Bunmi Sobowale, in a live tweet facilitated by Walk Against Rape and Esther Ijewere-Kalejaiye, author of Breaking the Silence, narrated her experience of sexual abuse as a child and surviving two incidents of rape at the hands of supposed male friends. It is a heart breaking narrative, and I find it how horrifying that these men, rapists have no idea how dehumanising rape is, coming to apologize and be friends again like all is well.

Uche Pedro of Bellanaija Wins The International Young Media Entrepreneur of the Year Award

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The Future Awards, in conjunction with the British Council, has announced Uche Pedro as the winner of the International Young Media Entrepreneur of the Year award. The awards aims to celebrate young people working in the media, with entrepreneurial and leadership abilities, potential to change their sector, market awareness and understanding.

[Advice Corner] It's Hard Meeting Eligible Single Men. Has Anyone Tried Speed Dating or Online Dating in Nigeria?

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Hi guys, I am so lonely. I live in a house full of people. But I need my own life partner and love. I came back from the UK early this year for a marriage, but it didn't work, so I refused the marriage.

[Web Series] Waiting... Episode 5

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A week later, we were back in Dallas, relaxed, happy and not so excited about going back to work. We were at baggage claim waiting for Lola’s luggage when I saw Kola walking towards our direction with his fiancée. I knew what she looked like from stalking her Facebook page numerous times and I was surprised to see her because for the whole year Kola and I dated, she never visited or maybe she did.

Covers - Onyeka Onwenu on the Iconic Edition of Genevieve Magazine

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Onyeka Onwenu has had a long and fruitful career as one of Nigeria’s living music icons. ‘The elegant stallion’ as she is popularly called, speaks with Genevieve on her early years, her family and her new mission. See another picture below.

Quote of the Day - We Are Who We Choose to Be

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