6 Feb 2016
Dear Diary, I am so sorry I didn’t tell you about my day yesterday.Hmmmm, you know anytime I skip an entry I always have a good reason and boy I can’t wait to fill you in on yesterday! Just after I tucked you back in our little secret place, TK called and said he wanted…
3 Feb 2016
It’s February and I think it’s completely safe to say, 2016 has gathered full steam! In fact January felt like such an active month, it might be tough to believe we are only in the 2nd month of a new year. But just before we slam in on the new month, I think it may…
2 Feb 2016
Maya Horgan-Famodu is the founder/Chief Executive of Ingressive, an organisation that leverages on high quality expertise to select and lead investments in top tech startups across Africa. Maya, who is Nigerian-American, has dedicated her working life to ensuring that small businesses get the know-how they need to grow in developing world. Maya shares with LUCKY…
1 Feb 2016
THE OYELOWO MANSION DAMILOLA OYELOWO’S ROOM Awake even before the first light of dawn broke through the dark clouds outside the window, Martin Oyelowo lay behind his wife, inches away from her sleeping form, his eyes on the fine hairs of her neck. The flowery fragrance of her perfume filled his nose and brought back…
30 Jan 2016
Ok, so the fact you are actually reading this means that the thought of sleeping with him has actually entered your mind and there is nothing wrong with that.
30 Jan 2016
Lisa Folawiyo started the eponymous Jewel By Lisa Brand with the sole aim of transforming the idea of ready-to-wear African fashion.
30 Jan 2016
We live in the era of technological advancement where innovations like computers, phones and even the social media has greatly impacted in the way we live, work and do things. This has made technology essential to economic development and advancement.
30 Jan 2016
There are very few things as unsettling as desperately wanting something but not knowing how to go about getting it. I’d be mega rich if I got paid each time I heard a woman say the famous heartfelt words "I’d really like to start my own business but I don’t know where to start".
25 Jan 2016
Damilola stood before the mirror in her bathroom and criticized her choice of sleepwear. The short satin and lace nightdress with its deep sweetheart neckline made her uncomfortable. Who was she dressing for?
19 Jan 2016
Although the MMR event took place last year December, one of the highlights of the MMR week was the MMR Fashion Entrepreneurship & Investment Forums. The event took place at the Eko Hotel, on the 15th of December, 2015. Expert speakers joined budding fashion entrepreneurs at a networking event. The panel includes Tonye Cole (MD Sahara…
18 Jan 2016
Martin’s statement wasn’t a lie. He had been spent nights going through the file of their case in Kano and figuring ways to win the case without soiling his hard earned reputation. The case was a sensitive one, no thanks the civil rights organizations determined to milk the fanfare generated by the case for all it was worth.
12 Jan 2016
The police men ignore me, content to keep their gazes fixed on the man beside me. The table vibrates under my hand and I turn to see Naden thumping the sheaf of papers in his hand, his lips thinned in a determined line. He lowers the papers back to the table and then rises to his feet.