Category: Lifestyle

Ellen DeGeneres faces backlash after tweet about ‘making employee cry like a baby’ resurfaces

Ellen DeGeneres has faced backlash after an old tweet about ‘making an employee cry like a baby’ on her show has resurfaced. The talk show host has recently faced controversy,…

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Meet the Founders of Yard + Parish, an E-commerce Platform Focused on Black-Owned Brands

“We’ve always been dreaming together,” says Alesha Bailey about her partnership with Samantha Newell and the creation of their one-year-old e-commerce site, Yard + Parish. The platform focuses on promoting the…

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How The birth of the Black is Beautiful movement kick-started an Inspiring, cultural and political movement

By Precious Adesina How a photographer, a group of models and a fashion show in Harlem kick-started a cultural and political movement that still inspires today. On 28 January 1962,…

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Waje: Church banned me from choir after I got pregnant

Singer, Aituaje Iruobe, aka Waje, went down memory lane during the week when she recounted how she got pregnant while writing the West African Senior School Certificate Examinations. The ‘Frenemies’…

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SEKINAT ELEGUSHI: MY LOVE STORY WITH OBA SEHEED ELEGUSHI

Sekinat is the wife of Oba Saheed Elegushi, the 21st monarch of Ikate-Elegushi, in Lagos State. Olori Sekinat, a mother of three, is renowned for her humanitarian work across the…

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Jennifer Lopez’s High Fashion Hashtag Brings Out Instagram’s Creativity

  Photo: Courtesy NBC Universal  No one influences trends quite like Jennifer Lopez. In the three decades since she arrived on the scene, the actress-singer has been responsible for popularizing…

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Celebrities Who’ve welcomed babies in 2020

Photo: Getty Images Let’s get this out of the way: I don’t have much going on right now, or much to look forward to! Which is why, I surmise, I…

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How Nigerian Daniel Owoseni’s Dance Academy Is Reimagining Ballet Style With West African Flair

Since it was uploaded to Instagram in June, the video of Nigerian ballet dancer Anthony Mmesoma Madu dancing in the rain has been viewed hundreds of thousands of times over. In a…

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President Buhari’s Daughter, Hanan, To Wed Special Adviser To Ex-Lagos Governor And Minister Of Works, Fashola

Hanan, one of the daughters of President Muhammadu Buhari, is set to marry Mohammed Turad, a special adviser to former Lagos State governor and current Minister of Works, Babatunde Fashola.…

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