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How to succeed in Lagos as an ‘Olajumoke’

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Judging from the last few weeks, Olajumoke could pass as the most popular name in Nigeria and one of the most searched name on Google. In fact, ‘Olajunoke’ was permanently on Google trends for weeks – A completely unknown Lagos bread seller whose story changed the moment she ran into one of Nigeria’s finest Photographer,… Read More

Meet Kachi Irondi: An exceptional Nigerian ceramics designer pushing the boundaries of innovation

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Design is all around us, in our homes, in buildings, architecture, movies, products, television, and much more. The world could not function without designers and artists. Think about it; but for designers everything would probably be plain boring, without imagination or inspiration. In this part of the world you don’t come across full time ceramics… Read More

How Honesty can save your life

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  I remember a popular childhood story of a boy who would go out to a nearby bush in his village and cry out, ‘Lion, Lion! The villagers would go out to rescue him only to find out that it was a hoax, the boy had his fun for some time. Eventually, one day, the… Read More

The only reason why I respect you

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I love fruits. I feel refreshed anytime I take fruits. Sometimes I take apples, other times I take oranges, pineapple or bananas – In no particular order really. A couple of days ago I stopped by a fruit shop on my way home, to buy bananas. The bunch that caught my eyes looked really attractive… Read More