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22 Jan 2019
Nigeria is the most populated country in Africa and has become an untapped tourist paradise with long stretches of exotic beaches, lush mountains, well-preserved tradition and culture and enchanting attractions that draw tourists from different parts of the world. In recent times, we have witnessed a spike in the number of tourists coming to see…
17 Jan 2019
Huacachina is a desert oasis in southwestern Peru, surrounded by sand dunes. It is in the Ica Province, about five kilometers from the city of Ica in the Ica District. The oasis features on the back of the 50 nuevo sol note introduced in 1991. Huacachina has a permanent population of around 100 but it…
15 Jan 2019
There are a few places that you visit that’d leave an impression on you like Italy. Italy offerings range from History, art, food, music, architecture, culture to beautiful scenery. Here are some of the must-visit places: Venice Get lost in the pleasures of Venice, one of the most populous and visited cities in the country.…
8 Jan 2019
South Florida has an overflow of wealthy people and a lot of them aren’t afraid to show it, whether it means building huge extravagant homes or riding the most expensive cars they want you to know that they have the money and they know how to spend it. Regardless of its high level of exclusivity…
Church of Saint Lazarus
8 Jan 2019
The Republic of Cyprus is located in the Eastern Mediterranean and is the third largest island in the Mediterranean. If you are a lover of world history, Cyprus is the place for you. Here are some places you should consider: Church of Saint Lazarus The Church of Saint Lazarus (Church of Agios Lazaros) was founded…
Private Beach In Thailand. Photo: YOLO FILMS
31 Dec 2018
So many destinations competed for our attention this year and travel trends show that our travel decisions are influenced by social media, with so many people visiting places based on the photos shared online. Here are top seven travel destinations of 2018. Bali, Indonesia Bali, Indonesia was a favourite go-to spot in 2018. The lush…
27 Dec 2018
Spain is a Europian country rich in culture, natural landscapes and architectural wonders that dates thousands of years. This makes this country the perfect getaway for a vacation’ Here are five must-see places in Spain: Toledo Is located on top f a mountain in central Span. It was the capital of Spain until the 16th…
23 Dec 2018
Spending Christmas in London is one of the most beautiful experiences you’d ever witness. The streets are lit up with the most beautiful of lights and the city is buzzing with people moving around even past midnight. The journey to London began on the Virgin Atlantic ‘Lady Bird’. Flying upper class is a luxury everyone…
Blue Lagoon at Iceland
18 Dec 2018
With the holiday upon us, there are so many travel destinations to explore.  The Island country, Iceland, is a great vacation hotspot to visit as there are many destinations within its borders. Take a dive into the Blue Lagoon. Iceland is home to the clearest water bodies. The warm waters of the Blue Lagoon are…
Siwa Oasis in Egypt
11 Dec 2018
With the celebration season around the corner, there are so many exciting cities and hotspots to explore. Egypt is a perfect getaway as you get to be in two continents at the same time! The Republic of Egypt is located in Africa and Asia continent, hence, making it a great place for tourists to enjoy…
4 Dec 2018
Sometimes you want to escape to a place with clear skies, clean water and a calming environment. The Maldives is the perfect getaway to escape to and relax from life’s stress. The Republic of Maldives is an archipelago of 1,192 coral islands grouped into 26 natural coral in the Indian ocean. The Maldives is one of…
3 Dec 2018
Travel is an excellent opportunity to not only get out of the routine of your everyday life but learn, grow and evolve as an individual. By travelling and immersing yourself in a new culture, you learn about the world and ultimately, yourself. Here are five things you should try on your next vacation. Try the…

Guardian Life

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Most of its history and culture is lost as the world progresses through modernisation and migration. However, all hope is not lost as certain cultures have found ways to protect their history through oral traditions, written accounts and cultural practices handed down through generations, one of such being Otjize, the red miracle paste of the…
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Although it has been approximately 503 years since the demise of Leonardo da Vinci, this prestigious artist somehow still finds time to surface in different eras through his mesmerising artworks. The ingenious artwork Mona Lisa, and more that is known to man, has survived the history of civilization and is still adored by many enthusiasts.…
1 day ago
An apple a day keeps the doctor away. A popular fruit choice, there are over 7,000 different apple species and many varieties from sweet red varieties like Red Delicious, Fuji, Gala to tangy green ones. Loaded with many nutrients and antioxidants, apples hold tremendous health benefits, from improving gut health to preventing chronic diseases. Here…
1 day ago
“If you’re sad, add more lipstick and attack” Coco Chanel Several historical events influenced perceptions that significantly defined the modern-day woman, one of which is the red lipstick. The iconic “red lipstick” has existed for over five thousand years, essentially redefining what characterises the contemporary woman. Though the red lipstick appears small and insignificant, this…
1 day ago
NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna "Gigi" Bryant have been honoured on the second anniversary of their death by a bronze sculpture temporarily erected at the helicopter crash site where they died. The bronze statue created by Dan Medina depicts Kobe and Gigi wearing basketball uniforms, staring at each other lovingly as Gigi…

Music

3 days ago
FAST-rising Afro-RnB singer, Dimeji Ogaosun, professionally known as Dimi Keye has dropped a soul-stirring extended playlist dubbed, Vibe Sessions.  And within this 5-track EP, the young singer project delves deeper into intimate love plains, creating his strongest body of work so far. With three stellar features from prominent vocalists Nitah, Sai, and Eze, respectively, Dimi Keye…
22 Jan
If the inventors of the guitar – from Antonio Jurado, to Christian Martin, George Beauchamp, among others – were alive today, they would be brimming with smiles
21 Jan
2Baba brings smiles to the faces of fans as the season of love draws closer with the release of his Smile music video.  Smile is a song of promise, as the lyrics are a vow of love to a lover, promising to do all that will keep her smiling. In the video, 2Baba and his…
21 Jan
FAST-rising Afro-fusion chanteuse, Charlotte Fenna, is set to extend her blooming discography with a sophomore extended playlist (EP), dubbed Icy Rain. With the 27-year-old singer set to drop the 5-track project in February, anticipation is rife on whether Charlotte would maintain her stellar sound fusion, and witty song writing that colours her discography. However, the singer…
21 Jan
Grammy-award winning singer Adele has announced the postponement of her Las Vegas residency, scheduled to begin on Friday. Adele made this announcement in an emotional video she shared on Instagram apologizing to her fans for rescheduling the concert dates as her team has been "up against so much." Adele said tearfully, "Hi, listen, I'm so…

Film

3 days ago
Kanye 'Ye' West has called out Netflix, requesting that he does final edits on his Netflix docuseries before it's presented to the masses. Taking to Instagram on Friday, Ye wrote that he would like to ensure all T's are crossed and I's dotted before he green lights the three-part series Jeen-Yuhs. "I'm going to say this…
3 days ago
Stella Damasus has revealed on her Instagram page that her mother has passed on. The 43-year-old actress just celebrated the 11th anniversary of her father’s death in January 2021.  The actress who announced her mother’s death shared a  picture of her mother with a caption that read “This is not goodbye, it’s TILL WE MEET…
21 Jan
Nollywood actor Muyideen Oladapo has set his sight on more academic achievements after bagging his Master's degree from the University of Lagos. Popularly known as Lala in the Yoruba film circle, Oladapo hardly cuts a bookish figure. But his desire for more education has been a life-long dream, he said. "I am not relenting because…
20 Jan
With the weekend only a few days away, now's a better time than ever to get your watch list in order. This weekend, take a fun and worthwhile trip down memory lane with old school Nollywood films that bring to mind the good times.  These are 7 classic Nollywood movies you should binge-watch this weekend,…
19 Jan
Nigerian feature film, Eyimofe (This Is My Desire), has made history as the first Nigerian film to earn an NAACP Image Awards nomination. Directed by the Esiri twins – Arie and Chuko Esiri – and presented by GDN Studios, a subsidiary of The Guardian Group, publishers of The Guardian newspapers, Eyimofe received its historic NAACP…