The Real Trouble with Nigeria

The Real Trouble with Nigeria

By Tony Ogunlowo In his acclaimed publication ‘The Trouble with Nigeria’ published 33 years ago, in 1983, the late Chinua Achebe pointed out that the ‘ the trouble with Nigeria is simply and squarely a failure of leadership’. Thirty-three years on this is still true but with an added ‘but’. Nigeria is…
Must See: NVO Apparel Presents 3 Phases of an African Man

Must See: NVO Apparel Presents 3 Phases of an African Man

Emerging design label, NVO Apparel Lagos presents new pieces aimed at showing  the three phases of an African Man through fashion. The brand represents an ethos that strives for distinction, boldness and creativity. Their Autumn/Winter collection – “The Triad By NVO” shows 3 phases of an African Man – the satorial, the traditional and the…
4 Helpful Tips to Become an Instagram Model

4 Helpful Tips to Become an Instagram Model

Nigerians love the social media, most especially Instagram. Many celebrities including Bobrisky and many more have emerged from massive recognition on Instagram. So, almost everyone wants to become famous on Instagram or be recognized as an Instagram celebrity. Attaining the status of Instagram celebrity, however, is not that easy. You…
Jumia Travel Launches “Dream Deals”

Jumia Travel Launches “Dream Deals”

Lagos, 14th December, 2016 – Following the remarkable 2016 Black Friday campaign that beat all-times sales record of + 30% gross bookings a day, Jumia Travel is back in the deals business with a new campaign dubbed “Travel Wednesday” running every Wednesday on the company’s official website. The promotions, also…
The Greatest Problem in Nigeria is Greed

The Greatest Problem in Nigeria is Greed

By Abdulkabir Olatunji There is so much chatter dominating public discourse by Nigerians with many complaining about the harsh economy and the perceived failure of government to alleviate the ‘suffering of the masses’. However, a critical look at the behaviour of Nigerians indicates a people that insist on doing next-to-nothing…
Ilorin: The City of Harmony

Ilorin: The City of Harmony

 By Ogunfowoke Adeniyi Ilorin is located in North Central Nigeria was founded in 1450 and is dominated by the Yorubas, one of the three major Nigerian ethnic groups from South West, Nigeria. In spite of the large presence of the south-westerners, you will find that other ethnic groups especially of Hausa…
On Mob Lynching, Jungle Justice and the Law

On Mob Lynching, Jungle Justice and the Law

By Festus Ogun Nigeria is a country blessed with virtually ‘everything’ needed for the upkeep of a fine and sane society – both human and natural resources. Equally, Nigeria is blessed with good laws too. We have multifarious statutes which cater for needs in human endeavours. But, even with all…