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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

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7 Brushes You Need In Your Make-Up Bag

The saying a workman is only as good as his tools, is so true. You can have the best products around but without the right tools, sadly your make-up game won’t be on point....
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House-hunting in Nigeria: how prejudice and tribalism hurts us all

A most trying situation has been brought to our attention and it further proves just how deep tribalism, prejudice and hatred have eaten deeply into the fabric of our society. A friend to the Viva Naija House is trying...

5 Local Brews You MUST Try If You Are Ever In Northern Nigeria

The Northerners in Nigeria aren't particularly known for their drinking but as it happens the North is home to not a few delicious Nigerian brews that will rock your tongue off and make you jump...

Commercial sex workers narrate how they protect themselves from ritual killers

Sex workers know their jobs require a lot of ‘randy’ with a lot of ‘plenty’. The lots of men who use evil means to get blood money, know their prey. A few of these sex...
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Transgender men are people too!

In a world of black and white people, grey people are taught to see themselves as abnormal, queer and mysterious. Grey people must choose to become black or white in order to earn acceptance...

Kendrick Lamar, The First Rapper To Win The Pulitzer Prize For Music!

On his debut album for a major label, “good kid, m.A.A.d city” (2012), Kendrick Lamar did what many rappers do: he told the story of his childhood spent on the streets – in his...
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Movie magic by Nigerian film makers: Gone Nine Months by Lola Okusami

This new reverse brain drain when it comes to the film and music industry in Nigeria is nothing short of outstanding. Film makers, directors of photography, and visual artists are all coming together to...
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Nigerian Cake Art Collaboration: a sweet celebration of skill, talent and flair

I always thought there wasn't a cake I could not eat. Except fruit cake, naturally. Fruit cake are not natural and have something of the underworld about them but then again, everyone knows this....
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Test Post: Beautiful Nubia – Oh What A Feeling! #ThrowbackThursday of laive!

Choi, Beautiful Nubia just has to be our #ThrowbackThursday because he took us back to a time when toasting in Yoruba was the shizznit and the girl too will start feeling like one Abeke...
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Never give up, you have what it takes

"Never give up!" If he was in Nigeria, he probably would have been made to believe there was something wrong with him. So he would have spent his time going from Church to Church seeking solutions. He...