For *James, *Annabelle was his soulmate. Two years ago, he ruined his chance to keep her in his life forever, but blames his self-destructive behaviour for the loss of their relationship. Here is his story:
We’re making a case for the “bad friends“, so here are seven reasons we may actually not be so bad. Yeah, bad friends matter too.
If you and your best friend don’t battle dating allegations every day, are they really your soulmate?
The doctor on today’s #AbroadLife talks about moving to the UK in 2020 and finding happiness with reunited friends from Nigeria despite how difficult the UK can be.
We’re all dealing with the ghetto that’s adulting, and work-life balance is kicking our asses. Here’s how to be a good friend despite all the stress of being an adult.
In this letter #toHER, Mary writes to Christiana, a friend she wants back. She writes about the first time they met, and the last time they shared a meaningful connection. Mary hopes Christy reads this letter and wants to fix their friendship. But if she doesn’t, these are her parting words.
Are you your sibling’s bestie? Find out by taking this quiz and scoring more than 17/22.
If you can relate to any of these random things, your Nigerian parents no longer view you as their child. You’ve become their best friend.
Thinking of making new friends? Maybe you should consider a chicken. Here’s why:
“I think I’m in love with her. Not in the way lovers fall in love, but in the way two people whose souls are intertwined do.”
“Chim, I miss the days I could talk to you about anything.” In this letter #toHER, Fiona writes to an old friend, about the precious moments they once shared. In between all the love, she finally opens up about being hurt.
“She was sleeping with my girlfriend and when I confronted her about it, she said, ‘Would you rather it was someone outside?’”
Everything about being an adult is the freaking ghetto including making friends.
We all have that one friend who you can’t catch outside because they’re always busy.
This list is specially for them.
We all feel ugly sometimes, but what is it like being or feeling like the ugly friend? In this article, nine Nigerians tell us what it’s like. A, 23 I know I have friends that are much more beautiful than I am. People don’t make jokes about it, but they suggest things to make my […]
Making friends as an adult is a daunting task, and it oftentimes requires a certain level of patience. We’ve come up with a list of signs to look out for before choosing friends. 1. If they press the toothpaste from the middle This set of people are so used to chaos, they make sure it […]
Friendship groups can be stressful to maintain the older you grow, but friends make the world easier to handle because tbh, life just isn’t it. And having people in your corner makes up for it. Here are 10 people you need in your friendship group. 1.The homebody Every friend group has this person in it. […]
Friendships provide some of the support required for us to bloom in life. In this article, seven Nigerian women talk about their platonic friendships with men. Funmi, 22 I have a lot of platonic male friends. I find friendship with them therapeutic and less competitive than the ones I have with women. Also, men judge […]
You’ve been wanting a friend for a while now, but don’t know how to make one? Well, here is a Zikoko guide on how to make friends. 1) Steal someone else’s friends Some people have already done the dirty work of helping people become a perfect friend. Just wait for the perfect opportunity and strike. […]
People love us for various reasons. Take this quiz and we’ll tell you what your friends love most about you. Relationships can be hard, and sometimes you just need someone to give you a bit of advice. Ask Ozzy is our new advice column where you send Zikoko the relationship questions that have been bugging […]
So many reasons can cause the end of a friendship, but some are pettier than others. These seven Nigerian women tell us the pettiest reasons why they stopped being friends with someone. Chisom, 22 My friend and I have not spoken for two years because of fish pie. She started ignoring me in our third […]
What does it mean to be a man? Surely, it’s not one thing. It’s a series of little moments that add up. Man Like is a weekly Zikoko series documenting these moments to see how it adds up. It’s a series for men by men, talking about men’s issues. We try to understand what it means to […]
When your friend is dating someone you don’t like, here are six things that you should definitely do. 1) Keep your mouth shut They will never listen to anything you have to say. People in love usually are unable to process information concerning their relationship because they have lost all their five senses. If you […]
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