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Happy Democracy Day + an inspirational message from Linda Ikeji

In the spirit of nationality, i would like to wish us all a happy democracy day, we might not be where we want to be as a Nation, but we are definitely not where we used to be. While i was putting my notes together for this piece, i thought about how the majority of Nigerians are struggling, prices of everything has multiplied, there are still no jobs, big organisations are downsizing and so .

Dimma Umeh and Omabelle team up in this hilarious video “The Nigerian Tag”

Two of our makeup favourites Omabelle TV and Dimma Umeh collaborated in this “Nigerian Tag Video” – Its a question and answer series wherein they answer different questions on all things Nigeria. Its hilarious, refreshing (we get to see another side of Dimma) and pretty much answers a number of interesting questions that we probably would have never been able to get out of either of them. Infact, its safe to say we only .

New Trend Alert; Say goodbye to flowing tresses and hello to pixie cuts!

In the last 5 years we have seen a movement from Ghana weaves to dreadlocks, permed hair to natural hair and now human hair to shaved head!! Who would have thought that there would be a time in history where women would actually prefer to have their heads shaved than wear long weaves. Welcome, to the 21st Century! A time where women are taking control of all facets of their lives and living it .