In the words of Kendrick Lamar, “If I’m gonna tell a real story, I’m gonna start with my name.” What’s in a name that makes it so significant in the stories of our life?
A lot of people identify with their names through the traditional meanings and all the better when you need a name that motivates you as an individual.
For Toyin Abraham, formerly known as Toyin Aimakhu, it was more than a fresh start as she says;
Yes, changing my name signified a fresh start.
Initially, it was a family decision to change the name but Abraham resisted because of her brand.
With the controversial events associated with her in the recent past, she finally made [...]
Multi Award Winning OAP Ogbolor of Wazobia FM was a year older on Saturday, August 12. To celebrate, he released new photos to commemorate another successful and fulfilling year.
Ogbolor has gained a lot of popularity from the award winning TV series “Jenifa’s Dairy” and his TV show on Wazobia TV. His fans are enjoined to watch out for bigger and more exciting things from him.
See photos below
Nigerian actress Somkele Iyamah Idhalama who is the cover girl of the half-year review of Genevieve Magazine today shared new photos from the shoot and she looks amazing as usual.
The same issue also features poet and Gidi Up co-star Titlope Sonuga who shares her thoughts on what it means to build while afraid.
See photos below:
Photography: Felix Crown
Tee Billz says all he gets is “wild thoughts” whenever he looks at a skirt his wife Tiwa Savage wore in a photo she shared on her Instagra page two weeks ago.
Tiwa Savage had shared photos of herself wearing a simple white button down shirt and a green skirt from Tiannah Styling‘s transformer collection.
She captioned it: “This transformer skirt from @tiannahsplacempire has transformed my bum bum o ♀️♀️♀️”
Tee Billz posted a photo of himself with the caption: “When I saw that transformer skirt……All I see is Wild Thoughts! #Zaddy”
Award winning actress, Beverly Naya is the cover star for Vibe.ng magazine July edition.
In the interview with the magazine, Beverly talks about landing a role on highly rated TV series Tinsel and its influence on her career, She also shares a bit of her England-Nigeria adaptation.
When asked about her sultry and seductive role in the wildly successful rom-com The Wedding Party, she said
I was actually excited when I got the script because I like playing the antagonist. Rosie is very self-assured and she knows she’s sexy and desirable. I had to bring that extra sex appeal out. I definitely enjoyed playing her, and I’m happy that my performance was well [...]
Superstar singer Tiwa Savage shares these amazing photos on her Instagram page recently and we can keep calm, she looks so hot! 🔥
Mama Jam Jam is serving up the slay in this chic outfit, a simple white button down shirt and a green skirt from Tiannah Styling‘s transformer collection.
Nigerian reggae/dancehall star Burna Boy is featured on the first ever cover of Native Magazine as he grants an interview with Adeoye Bamgboye.
In the interview, the music star speaks on his music genre, the process in which he creates song, family, regrets and more.
Read excerpts below
On regrets: Anything that I’ve done or said that I haven’t meant, I apologise then and there for it. It doesn’t take me long to process stuff, everything I do, there’s a reason for it, but sometimes the way I pass a message, it’s just rah, mine’s landed like a slap.
On Afro-Fusion and how it’s evolving: I am Afro-Fusion, so you’re talking about where I am and where [...]
Over the weekend, Jennifer Lopez her boyfriend Alex Rodriguez celebrated their special days with a joint party last weekend. Lopez turned 48, while Rodriguez turns 42 on Thursday. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that both look perfect together. The couple began dating earlier this year and made their status red-carpet official after attending the Met Gala.It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say they both look perfect together, JLo dressed in a black see through mini dress and Alex wore a blue suit. The couple began dating earlier this year and made their status red-carpet official after attending the Met Gala. In this sweet post shared on his Instagram, Rodriguez [...]
The Narganics Company in partnership with actress and TV personality Eku Edewor over the weekend introduced Aurum a 24k Gold infused beauty elixir at the Aurum Experience event.
The new product was introduced by the company and hosted by Eku Edewor at a two-day event which was attended by a good number of Lagos socialites.
See the photos from the launch
Photo Credit: Eku Edewor | @ekuedewor
The first time we laid eyes on Ebuka Obi-Uchendu was as a housemate on the first ever Big Brother Nigeria and although he didn’t win the grand prize, he remains one of the most successful housemates of all time.
Fast forward a few years later he has become a versatile host from pop culture to politics and admits to currently being controlled by his daughter. Guardian life sits with the TV host as he talks about his journey so far.
Grab a copy of The Guardian and Guardian Life Magazine today for the exclusive interview.
In celebration of Omotola Jalade Ekeinde’s return to the big screen, the legendary superstar is the cover star of Glam Africa magazine’s latest issue, The Career Edition.
For this cover feature, she speaks to the magazine about her three-year acting hiatus and why the Alter Ego movie – a hard-hitting film already praised by critics – is so important for women and society as a whole. As a human rights activist in her spare time, Omotola plays an attorney seeking justice for young girls and women.
As a human rights activist in her spare time, the mother of four plays an attorney seeking justice for young girls and women.
Omotola also talked about her attachment to [...]
Actor and producer, Omoni Oboli in an interview with Punch on Sunday, talked about her childhood, marriage and career.
She described her childhood as; “simple and also full of fun.”
“I wasn’t raised by rich parents. I lived with my mum and sister in the Delta Steel Company complex, Aladja. It was a great place with all the modern amenities accessible to all who lived there, so I enjoyed it all without being rich enough to afford them. It was simply because my mum worked there as a teacher. The memories I have of my childhood are mostly pleasant ones,” she said.
When asked about the copyright controversy over movie Okafor’s Law, she said; “The case is in court at [...]