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We asked four two-timing Nigerians to share their stories and all I can say is, three out of them are way past the point of no return: Emmanuel, 27 – Always down to bone “Well, I’ve never felt responsible for upholding the sanctity of someone else’s relationship. I’ve hooked up with married people and people […]

Anxiety is a monster, making you do absurd things sometimes. Or all the time, depending on the size of the monster living in your head. Here are 7 things anyone who’s dealt with anxiety will relate to: 1. Practicing conversations in your head before having them You also replay those conversations in your head after […]

‘Tis the season of ashy skin, chapped lips and dusty surfaces. In case you didn’t already catch on, it’s harmattan again. And we’re here to help you survive its throes. Here are 5 must-haves for this trying period: Vaseline (aka Petroleum Jelly) As you already know, harmattan and dry skin are symbiotic. And during this […]

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Do you quake in your boots when you have to commit, or are you a commitment sensei? Take this quiz to find out where you stand on the spectrum: Did you find this interesting? Please take this quick survey to help us create better content for you in 2020.

In Lagos, two things are certain every Christmas: detty concerts and bumper to bumper traffic, upped by a bajillion notches. It’s the absolute worst really, and no higher power can save you from it – well, except you’re from Edo. So how then, do you kill time while sitting through the madness? Here are a […]

Don’t be caught slipping, fellow Nigerians! 1. Nigerian parents, why? 2. Nigeria + Generators = Soulmates 3. PHCN shenanigans 4. Torn Naira notes 5. You gotta do what you gotta do 6. SARS, did you forget your job? 7. Shhh! It works 8. When power is restored 9. Punctual kings and queens 10. No pictures […]

You meet someone, go on a couple dates and then realise they’re not that interesting (or whatever the case may be). So how do you break the news? Well, you don’t. You simply end all forms of communication with them (out of thin air) and expect them to take the hint. A wimpy move? Absolutely, […]

80 days, 14 countries, 19,000 miles, 36 passport stamps, a truckload of Jollof rice and newfound knowledge sums up the Jollof Road experience. With no idea of what they were getting themselves into, five gutsy people set out on the trippiest trip of their lives in September 2019. As it all comes to an end, […]

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