• Pulse List: Fantastic ways to experience the Chinese culture in Nigeria

    Whether eating Chinese food or practising Yoga... An authentic cultural experience will help you get beneath the skin of the Chinese culture.Whether eating Chinese food or practising Yoga...1. Eat like a Chinese person To understand the Chinese you have to eat like them, chopsticks and all. Try eating at Ying Yang or Zen to experience the real deal. Or have some Chinese friends invite you over for a home-cooked meal.No friends? Make one, Chinese people are everywhere in Lago and friendly to
  • Peter Okoye: Singer celebrates amazing Lola Omotayo on 4th wedding anniversary

    Peter and Lola-Omotayo Okoye's marriage have flourished into the fourth year. Peter Okoye's marriage with Lola Omotayo has now reached a fourth year and the couple are using the occasion to count their blessings and gas up each other.So earlier today, November 17th, Peter goes on Instagram [where else?], posts a picture of himself and Lola in riding gear, and rolling their bikes down a quiet street with pretty smiles on their faces.His caption on the picture captures his experience with
  • Gigi Hadid: Top model drops out of Victoria's Secret Fashion Show!

    Gigi Hadid will not be walking at this year's Victoria's Secret Fashion Show afterall! Gigi Hadid will not be walking at this year's Victoria's Secret Fashion Show afterall.The top model took to her twitter page to announce she'd be sitting it out this year didn't give a reason why she changed her mind after announcing in late August that she would be walking the runway at the anticipated fashion week. ALSO READ: See the N712 Million sapphire studded Victoria's Secret fant
  • Ake Festival: Professor Kola Arogundade wins $1000 for best comic

    Tendai Huchu and Leslie Arame both won best speculative fiction (short story). The official opening ceremony of the fifth edition of the Ake Arts and Books Festival began on Thursday, 16 November 2017.Anchored by Arit Ekpo, it began with the rendition of the national anthem by musician Celeste while the Ogun State anthem was sung by Adunni and Nefertiti, the folk/traditional music group. Lola Shoneyin, Director, Ake Arts and Book Festival, gave an opening speech thanking the festival sponso
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  • Actress, Omotola Jalade Looks stunning in outfit

    When it comes to beauty, give it to pretty Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade, because she has emerge one beauty that some men crave for.The actress is a mother of four and yet she has been able to maintain to a level that her sexiness is s ...
  • Financial Tips: 5 ways to get serious with your savings

    It can be challenging to save when you have so many financial responsibilities you need to meet but you should set your mind to get serious about saving. If you have a problem with your savings and you feel you it is affecting your finance negatively, you need to find ways to get serious with your savings.  It can be challenging to save when you have so many financial responsibilities you need to meet but you should set your mind to get serious about saving. Here are five ways to take your
  • Style Prediction: 5 fashion trends you could wear in 2018

    If you didn't follow the fashion weeks both internationally and domestic then it's time to catch up, see the trends for 2018. It's a good time to predict fashion trends for 2018 (if you didn't follow the fashion weeks both internationally and domestic then it's time to catch up)How to know what will 'fly' next season? They are spotted/projected first on the runway and from there the fashion enthusiasts pick up the clue and the rest of the season goes on fabulous till the next s
  • For Women: 10 traits of men who deserve your loyalty for life

    You'd be playing yourself if you let go of a man who fits the image painted with the list below. When Chris Brown dropped his hit, "Loyal" in 2014, it struck a cord with many people, and not just because it had Liz Wayne and Tyga on it.Neither was it because the song had such an earworm of a tune.The song brought to the fore an issue of allegiance, of being down for someone no matter what the circumstance was.There's a popular belief, which was pushed further on that song, that girls ar
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  • ELOY Awards 2017: Ini Dinma-Okojie, Peace Hyde, Tewa Onasanya, more step out stylish for nominee party

    See moments from the 2017 ELOY Awards Nominee Party at the Ayo Van Elmar Cafe, Oriental Hotel. ELOY Awards 2017 held the annual nominee party last night 16th November 2017 and it was a night of fashion, bubbly and networking.The event held at the Ayo Van Elmar Cafe at The Oriental in V.I saw nominees across the fashion, beauty, hospitality and different industries come together to feast and get to know and support each other before the awards set for 26th November 2017. The night kicked off
  • Pulse List: Top 5 reasons you must visit Lagos

    It is for everyone and would definitely leave you missing it when away. Lagos is full of chaos, sweet, interesting and a perfect escape. It is for everyone and would definitely leave you missing it when away.1. The Beaches  Lagos has countless coves and beaches that will capture your heart. Boasting sugar-white beaches, sometimes clear waters and astounding coral reefs just offshore, they are holiday-brochure perfect.So many resorts can be seen on the coast and friendly locals. The Islands
  • Romance: How to do PDA without being distasteful

    Putting your relationship out there without going overboard or being annoying about it. Public displays of affection are those romantic, mushy acts you do with bae in plain sight.They're those touches, kisses, hand holding and other acts of love you do with other people around and you really don't care whether or not they watch or witness.Actually, the main purpose for some is so that they can be seen doing those things. And that's just fine too.PDA as it is more conveniently called has no doubt
  • Romantic: How to do PDA without being distasteful

    Putting your relationship out there without going overboard or being annoying about it. Public displays of affection are those romantic, mushy acts you do with bae in plain sight.They're those things little touches, kisses, hand holding and other acts of love you do with other people around and you really don't care whether or not they watch or witness.Actually, the main purpose for some is so that they can be seen doing those things. And that's just fine too.PDA as it is more conveniently calle
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  • Beauty tips: How to make your lips soft and pink naturally

    In this article, you will learn how to make your lips soft, pink and pleasing, naturally. There is a certain kind of beauty that cannot be separated from pink lips.Everybody knows this; that's why a lot of people would do almost anything to get soft pink lips. Most especially the guys.However, we're aware that you also desire pink lips as well. Thus our decision to let you how you can naturally make your lips soft, pink, and lovely.Here are natural ways to make your lips soft and pink1. Honey an
  • Chibok: A brief walk into the homeland of one of Africa's bravest people

    Another interesting fact about Chibok is that it is the very last place in Nigeria to submit to British rule. Chibok is not a tribe. It is a land in the eastern part of Borno State, which houses one of Africa's bravest people: The Kibaku people.According to oral tradition, the Kibaku is an ethnocultural fusion of Babir/Bura, Kanuri, Kilba, Margi, Shuwa, and Fulani. They came to Chibok Hills from about 18th century when the Kanem-Bornu empire was disintegrating. The 19th-century jihad and slave r
  • Guy Smarts: Your showerhead is infinitely grosser than you think

    Sorry, germaphobes, but it's true: emerging research indicates that not even your water nozzle is safe from bacteria. Unless you're Marion Crane from the movie Psycho, you probably consider the shower a safe place. But according to a joint study being conducted by research labs both at North Carolina State University and at the University of Colorado Boulder, there's danger lurking literally inside your shower head.Scientists are currently processing data from 800 volunte
  • Odd Enough: Why you like the smell of your own farts

    Are you farting roses while everyone else is letting the rancid cheese rip? Maybe you let one rip in a car full of friends—they’re rushing to roll the windows down, while you’re thinking: not too shabby.Which brings us to the age-old question: Why do we find other people’s farts so disgusting, but we’re okay with—and maybe even like—our own?Unfortunately, there aren’t any studies in this particular area of gastroenterology, but there are some theor
  • Health Tips: Head and neck Cancers are on the rise— and younger men are at risk

    One recent study found the incidence of HPV-related oropharyngeal cancer jumped 225% between 1988 and 2004. You’ve probably heard of human papilloma virus, or HPV, which is the most common sexually transmitted infection in America, according to the CDC.For a long time, experts knew that HPV could raise a woman’s risk for cervical cancer. But there didn’t appear to be much risk for HPV-infected men. That’s changed. New research shows HPV is fu
  • Odd Enough: Why your breath reeks so bad when you wake up

    It's not just because you've gone eight hours without brushing. It's something that happens only in movies—the wakeup kiss. Looks awesome on the big screen, but in real life, there's something else to contend with: morning breath.That sour, stale dragon breath is why most of us make an effort not to breathe too close to anyone before brushing our teeth in the morning. But why is morning breath so stinky? Sure, you’ve just gone eight hours without brushing your teeth
  • Guy Smarts: How taking steroids can hurt even young, healthy guys

    About 1 in 4 lifters who took steroids had signs of atherosclerosis, or plaque buildup, in the arteries leading to their hearts. For lots of guys, the promise of illegal anabolic steroids—that they'll help build muscle mass and strength—is just too strong. Worldwide, about 1 in 15 men have tried steroids at some point in their lives, a 2014 analysis of 271 studies concluded. And that number refers to men overall: The percentage for recreational athletes, including those who
  • Odd Enough: Kim Kardashian just accidentally revealed the sex of her third baby

    Despite reports for months that Kim and Kanye are expecting a baby via surrogate, Kim and her family took a while to confirm the news. Kim Kardashian is finally opening up about expecting a baby via surrogate, but she’s kept some details quiet, like when the baby is due and the gender. But Kim had a serious slip recently on the Ellen DeGeneres show when she accidentally revealed that she and Kanye West are expecting a girl.“We had a baby shower over the weekend, and I
  • Weight Loss: This dancer's video of her 'Jiggle' went viral for all the right reasons

    If the comments on her post are any indication, she's certainly inspiring her followers. This dancer's video shows beauty isn't specific to one body type. In an Instagram post, freelance makeup artist Brandi Mallory celebrates her "jiggle," dancing to an accelerated reboot of Michael Jackson's "Thriller" at an event in St. Louis, Missouri."When you appreciate it all...even the jiggle, bc that was once solid FAT!" Brandi wrote. "I was, 'Heavy...real Heavy'! 'Light on my toes', has a
  • Odd Enough: This is how to get rid of all those annoying silk strands on your corn

    The bright summer and fall vegetable is naturally sweet, not to mention packed with fiber and vitamins like magnesium and folate. Whether you're making a filling for tacos, chili for the game, or a side for barbecue, odds are that you'll turn to corn for help. The bright summer and fall vegetable is naturally sweet, not to mention packed with fiber and vitamins like magnesium and folate. And while you can use it in a variety of ways, there's something to be said for the sheer beauty th
  • Girl Smarts: The Internet is obsessed with this face mask you remove with a magnet

    The fragrance-free face mask contains antioxidants and is made from lavender, black tourmaline—an energizing mineral—magnetic iron, and a firming peptide. Face masks keep getting crazier. You can get face masks that turn into clouds, look like pandas, and claim to cure cystic acne. And then there are those you remove with magnets.When the Dr. Brandt Magnetight Face Mask first came out, it instantly went viral. YouTube is full of people testing out the ma
  • Sex & Relationships: This polyamorous actor just gave a glimpse into what life with multiple partners is like

    "Younger" actor Nico Tortorella and partner Bethany Meyers' relationship has faced some major challenges. Family dynamics are tough and it’s pretty much a given that your family is never going to get you 100 percent. That said, you'd hope that they’d support you most of the time...especially around the holidays.Unfortunately, Younger actor Nico Tortorella and his partner of 11 years, fitness and wellness entrepreneur Bethany Meyers, say their deci
  • Makeup Tips: Struggling with winged eyeliner? Nail it in 4 steps

    A winged eyeliner is a classic yet chic makeup accent that comes gorgeous every time when nailed neatly and perfectly. A (subtle or even dramatic) winged eyeliner takes makeup from bland to fierce without doing much.A winged eyeliner is a classic yet chic makeup accent that comes gorgeous every time when nailed neatly and perfectly. Also called the 'cat-eye' and it works fabulous as it goes with just about any look but it can be such a drag to achieve when you haven't learn to nail it sleek
  • DIY: Spicy Ghana chicken stew

    This Ghanaian staple dish contains minerals like iron, vitamin B and D and electrolytes. You can never go wrong with Chicken soup regardless of the country it might be coming from.This Ghanaian staple dish contains minerals like iron, vitamin B and D and electrolytes. It is rich in amino acids and acts as the body’s natural anti-depressant.IngredientsChickenSliced onionsTomatoesGround pepperTomatoes paste1 cup of shito, ginger and garlic mix (blended)Vegetable oilSeasoningBadia seasoning.D
  • Money Talk: 5 side hustle you can do from home

    It doesn't matter if you have an office job or you are in school. As long as have access to the internet, you can do your side hustle from home. You can do a side hustle from the comfort of your home which means you can earn money from anywhere in the world without having to be physically present. Thanks to technology and the internet. It doesn't matter if you have an office job or you are in school. As long as have access to the internet, you can do your side hustle from home. Here are
  • For Men: 4 types of women who deserve your loyalty for life

    You'd be crazy to leave a woman who does the things listed in this article. For men, there is often a need, a desire for a woman with whom they can build, with whom they can grow together for life.Well, here are qualities of such woman, and my man, if you find you a woman that exhibits these and you still let her go, you may forever regret that move.So what does a woman have to do to become indispensable?
    1. She always has your backIn the Starz series, “Power”, Tasha has Gho
  • Love Thursday: What sexiness is truly, really about

    The perfect image of sexiness is not just the overdone cleaves and long legs. There's another side to this coin. At some point, you have wondered if someone finds you attractive, if they think of you as gorgeous, and sexy.The thought or knowledge that someone finds you sexy is one that unquestionably makes one kinda giddy.Being sexy is a form of attraction that is largely based on how you appeal to someone in a sensual manner. Being considered sexy is to be considered sexually interesti
  • Art X Lagos: Absolut creates a better tomorrow through the power of creativity at event

    Despite the challenging times we live in, Absolut has seen that this generation remains positive and believes that tomorrow will be better. Despite the challenging times we live in, Absolut has seen that this generation remains positive and believes that tomorrow will be better. To celebrate the Nigerian spirit of resilience through creativity and freedom of expression, Absolut partnered up with the organisers of Art X Lagos to spread the message of creating a better tomorrow, tonight. ‘Sm
  • Beauty Bits: Stop doing these things to your face!

    Notice your facial skin isn't glowing or as soft as you would want? You are probably not treating it right? Notice your facial skin isn't glowing or as soft as you would want? You are probably not treating it right?If you want clear, glowing and baby soft face, there are things you should stop doing and they are infact simple! From not removing makeup well, washing the face properly and restoring i.e using products to moisturize and lock in moisture and so on can cause issues for the sk
  • Ake Festival: Salawa Abeni steals the show

    This years programme themed ‘This f-word’ saw Ghanaian author, Ama Ata Aidoo as the headliner. The fifth edition of the Ake Arts and Books festival kicked off on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. This years programme themed ‘This f-word’ saw Ghanaian author, Ama Ata Aidoo as the headliner.The first day of the show saw preselected candidates attend a workshop taught by Nnedi Okorafor. Okorafor writes science fiction and Afrofuturism. One of her books is going to be adapted for t
  • Daniel K Daniel: Actor & bae release exciting pre-wedding pictures

    Daniel K. Daniel and Tina his sweetheart will tie the knot on November 18, 2017. You know what's up people? Daniel K. Daniel & his sweet girlfriend, Tina are tying the knot on Saturday, November 18, 2019, and have begun giving us life ahead of the ceremony!
    The couple had a traditional ceremony in August are ready for one last lap of the nuptials this weekend in Lagos.
    "Please join us as we premiere this epic journey of lifetime on Saturday 18th, November, 2017" their invitation reads.ALSO R
  • Daniel K Daniel: Actor & bae release pre-wedding pictures ahead of nuptials

    Daniel K. Daniel and Tina his sweetheart will tie the knot on November 18, 2017. You know what's up people? Daniel K. Daniel & his sweet girlfriend, Tina are tying the knot on Saturday, November 19 2019, and have begun giving us life ahead of the ceremony!
    The couple had a traditional ceremony in August are ready for one last lap of the nuptials this weekend in Lagos.
    "Please join us as we premiere this epic journey of lifetime on Saturday 18th, November, 2017" their invitation reads.ALSO RE
  • Frugal Living: 5 hobbies that are cheap and won't affect your finance

    Some hobbies can be expensive which makes it difficult for people to indulge in the kind of hobbies they would love to do because it might take a toll on their finance which they try to avoid. There are fun hobbies which are cheap that you can indulge in, which you don't have to spend so much on and still enjoy doing them.Everyone has one or more than one hobby they love to do at their leisure time. Some hobbies can be expensive which makes it difficult for people to indulge in the kind of hobbi
  • Chinua Achebe: 8 things to know about the inspirational Nigerian novelist

    Google Doodle of November 16, 2018, pays homage to Nigerian novelist, poet, professor, and critic. Nigerian author, Chinua Achebe, who wrote the classic "Things Fall Apart", would have celebrated his 87th birthday today. Google Doodle of November 16, 2018, pays homage to Nigerian novelist, poet, professor, and critic.  Achebe’s influence on African literature is fathomless. He’s been described as the “father of modern African literature” with novels which projected N
  • Vlisco: Emerging brand Skentele by Etti wins N2M textile brand's 2017 Fashion Fund

    Oluwakayode Etti of Skentele by Etti is the winner of the 2017 Vlisco Fashion Fund! Oluwakayode Etti of Skentele by Etti has emerged the winner of the Vlisco Fashion Fund for 2017.Going home with a N2Million naira price, Etti launched the Afrocentric brand; Skentele By Etti few months ago is dedicated to portraying African designs mixed with Western accents that can compete with what obtains globally. The annual Vlisco Fashion Fund is put in place by the leading fashion and textile brand to
  • Relationship Talk: I'm good & I have good intentions but my crush won't have me

    What’s the way out of this situation? Dear Bukky,I want to know the reasons why good guys with good intentions are most times turned down by ladies of their choice, the ones they really love.What’s the way out of this situation?
    ______________Dear reader,You need to know that you cannot force anyone to like you. That may not sit well with you but that’s just the way it is.Your good intentions don’t matter if someone is not interested in seeing them and you can only try to
  • Leonardo da Vinci: Artwork of Jesus Christ sets world record at $450.3m

    Setting a new art auction record at Christie's, the painting shows Christ with one hand raised, the other holding a glass sphere. A 500-year-old work of art titled 'Salvator Mundi' believed to be by Leonardo da Vinci has been sold for a record of $450.3 in New York.Setting a new art auction record at Christie's, the painting shows Christ with one hand raised, the other holding a glass sphere. It is the highest auction price for any work of art after been cleaned and restored. Salva
  • Mr Eazi: Singer covers Viper Magazine

    Spotting cool urban styles, Mr Eazi poses the perfect cover for Vibe Magazine Sitting in style, Mr Eazi makes a perfect poster boy landing the cover of Viper Magazine's 'Nomad Issue'.The singer who chose fluid style chose colourful accessories for the cover feature for the 8th issue of the magazine.  Styled for Autumn/Winter 17 Mr Eazi wears a fiery red hair with undergrowth spotting an oversized dense army green coat for the unassuming cover.ALSO READ: Ric Hassani, Uti Nwachukwu front Rogu
  • Entrepreneurship: Here are some legitimate ways to make money online

    When blogging is done properly, it can easily generate hundreds of thousands of Naira per month. The idea of making money from the comfort of your home is always an interesting thing to think of.And it becomes more interesting to know that almost everybody can make money online; be you a student that wants more than a pocket money, or a graduate yet to have a job. As a matter of fact, a working class can as well get on board if he/she can make time for it.Here are some legitimate ways to make mo
  • Microsoft: Here are the best Excel tutorial

    In this tutorial, you will learn everything about entering text and numbers, entering Excel formulas and formatting data and creating Excel functions. Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet developed by Microsoft for Windows, macOS, Android, and iOs. It can be used to organize data into rows and columns, as well as performing mathematical calculations.In the preface of Simon Benninga book: "The Principles of Finance with Excel," it was stated that Excel is the premier business computation tool.And thi
  • Health Tips: This diet hack will help curb your salt cravings

    Eating these foods tricks your body into eating less salt, a new study suggests. If you’re constantly trying to tame your cravings for potato chips and French fries, listen up: eating spicy foods might help to curb your hankering for something salty, according to new research from China.For the study, which was published in the journal Hypertension, researchers had 606 adults do a taste test using solutions containing salt or capsaicin—a component that gives peppers their h
  • Health Tips: Drinking even one beer a day can up your Cancer risk

    A statement from the American Society of Clinical Oncology has bad news for even occasional drinkers. Pounding a few beers a day might not just be bad news for your waistline—it could also put your health at serious risk. According to a new statement from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), drinking alcohol is linked to a greater chance of developing several types of cancers.In the statement, researchers pulled data from previous studies and existing literature to a
  • Fitness: What's better for building muscle: morning workouts or evening ones?

    As long as you’re hitting the gym on the regular, you’re reaping the maximum amount of muscle-building benefits…right? Maybe you thrive on working out as the sun rises. Or perhaps you prefer to spend happy hour pumping iron. As long as you’re hitting the gym on the regular, you’re reaping the maximum amount of muscle-building benefits…right?It’s a common question wondered by gym-goers everywhere: Does when you work out really matter for muscl
  • Odd Enough: Researchers just discovered untested, dangerous chemicals in several common supplements

    NSF International suspects that 1,3-DMAA and its "chemical cousins" are similar to ephedrine or ephedra, which the FDA banned in 2004. On a good day, preworkout can give you that extra boost of energy to crush a hard session at the gym.On a bad day, it could be filled with dangerous, untested, or illegal chemicals that slip past government regulators and provide a dangerous high that could stop your heart.Researchers at NSF International, a global public health organization tha
  • Health Tips: Here's why you probably don't need to take vitamins

    Chances are, you're already getting everything you need through your diet. The vitamin section is a lot to take in. What started as a quest for groceries suddenly becomes an hour-long trip down the rabbit hole of colorful bottles, all beckoning you with the promise of better health. “Heal your gut!," they seem to be screaming. “Lose body fat fast! “Boost your immune system!” That all sounds well and good, but how do you know if those pills will perform as they cl
  • Girl Smarts: How to treat a yeast infection when you're on your period

    How To Treat A Yeast Infection When You're On Your PeriodNothing spells misery like that unscratchable itch—except for maybe period cramps. Few things feel worse than having a yeast infection when you're on your period—that deep, invasive itch you can't scratch is extra uncomfortable when it's coupled with achey cramps and a whole lot of blood. Even more annoying, the ways a person might typically manage menstruation—tampons, menstrual cups—might become unte
  • Health Tips: Why many pregnant women aren't screened for deadly skin Cancers—until it's too late

    A new report finds that swaths of pregnant women are having to wait too long for treatment of deadly melanoma. The lag puts not just one, but two lives at risk. In September, Women’s Health published a troubling report about the dangerous repercussions of a nationwide shortage of dermatologists. One in five areas of the country don’t have a single dermatologist within 50 or even 100 miles, and in these areas—which we dubbed “derm deserts”—there
  • Girl Smarts: Women are now posting photos of their Uterine Fibroids all over Reddit

    In most cases, uterine fibroids don't cause any distressing symptoms and can be monitored at yearly well-women visits. They can be as small as a dime or bigger than a softball. There can be just one or a baker's dozen. And tons of women have them. We're talking about uterine fibroids—which you can now see photos of all over Imgur and Reddit. According to Dr. Suzanne Fenske, M.D., assistant professor of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive science at Mount Sinai, anyw