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More than a passing resemblance to Eddie Murphy (we think maybe it's the moustache). No to football; yes to anime and all things cartoon. Oh, and yes to words. https://wordsmithf.wordpress.com

Our differences makes us human

Inspiring words A year ago I watched a Facebook video by an African American Spoken word artiste. The video began with 4 words: "I am not black" He then went on to state his belief that skin...

6 kinds of people you’ll find in every Nigerian office and how to handle...

Whether you are a veteran with 20 plus years of work (war?) experience underneath your belt or you're some green horn fresh-faced newbie, you will find the Nigerian office to be a potpourri of all...

Let us learn to honor our uniqueness rather than fear it

Honouring uniqueness A year ago I watched a Facebook video by an African American Spoken word artiste. The video began with 4 words: "I am not black" He then went on to state his belief that skin...

Nigerian mum who gave birth to Quadruplets unable to afford over £500,000 NHS bill

Nigerian woman quadruplets: A Nigerian woman who goes by the name of Priscilla gave birth to quadruplets recently in a London hospital! But this bountiful blessing comes with a high price tag as she now...

Healthy before Sexy: why you should not shortchange your health

Your health should be your number one priority Sooooooo a few months back having been intimidated out of my skull by two of my Facebook friends (their collective muscle mass can be used to lay the foundation of a duplex I swear!)...

Viva Naija Valentine: Bringing you the Romantic, the Sensual, and the Freak For Da...

Sooooooooo Valentine's Day dey come o! That amazing day of red. Red roses, red balloons, red lingerie, red buttocks (ahem). It's fast approaching and we here are thrilled! Are you ready for that day? Do you...
Prince Charming - Gbese

We are in recession abeg, even Prince Charming is thinking about his gbese!

For you ladies wey dey wait for Prince Charming, let me tell you, things are hard for ol' oga Chamo these days o. We have already judged Cinderella earlier, and now we must talk...
Cinderella

Cinderella: why did you let your stepmother use your wife material to soak garri??

Sooooooooo a few days ago, my mind went back to that old Classic "Cinderella" (more specifically the Disney animated cartoon) and I found myself thinking...you know one of the horrors of getting older is...
encouraging words

Give yourself a break!!

There are days when we just feel a little out of our usual realms. For me, this is always the aftermath of a period of introspection. Waking up in the dead of the night,...

4 Pictures That Show The Sad Life Of A Naija Girl In The Friend...

Being in the Friend Zone is tough sturvz. A lot of Naija guys know this pain very well. That girl you adore and you think is the absolute best thing since Ewa Aganyin sees...