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25 Oct 2018
Nightlife and the tranquil breeze on a beach after midnight is quite an attraction for tourists and some individuals but these pleasures have been forbidden. In Somalia's capital Mogadishu, the mayor has prohibited restaurants situated along the beachfront from opening to their clientele after midnight. The Lido Beach restaurants are transformed into clubs at night…
23 Oct 2018
Covering 0.44 square kilometres, the Vatican City (Citta del Vaticano) is the smallest country in the world. With a population numbering 920 inhabitants, the sacred city attracts an average of five million tourists and Christian faithful all over the world annually. The UNESCO cultural heritage city became an independent nation in 1929 after the signing…
23 Oct 2018
The longest sea-crossing bridge in the world has been officially opened by Chinese president Xi Jinping on Tuesday 23 October 2018. The bridge is a breathtaking structure that connects Hing Kong, Macau and mainland China and is said to save time during travel and improve business. The huge project took almost nine years to be…
15 Oct 2018
Are you looking for alternative things to do in Lagos? A beach house experience is always a good idea. Gather a group of friends and you all can spend a day partying or camping at a beach house overlooking the ocean. These are four beach houses you can book for a nice weekend getaway with…
13 Oct 2018
Some few days ago, the Henley Passport Index released the list of the world's most powerful pasports as of 2018 with the Japenese passport taking top spot. The index compiled by global citizenship and residence advisory firm Henley & Partners Citizens, places Seychelles as the most powerful passport on the continent. The report ranked passports…
11 Oct 2018
The Japanese passport has overtaken the Singaporean passport to become the most powerful in the world. This was made known by the 2018 Henley Passport Index which said Japanese passport holders can now travel to 190 countries in the world without a visa or granted visa on arrival access, overtaking the Singaporean passport, which allows travel…
11 Oct 2018
Earlier this week, Tanzania announced that it will no longer issue visa to nationals of some African countries, including Nigeria. However, Africans can now rejoice as Ethiopia has announced it will start giving visa to African travellers on arrival. It is learnt that Ethiopian President, Mulatu Teshome shared the news with the parliament as part of Ethiopia’s…
9 Oct 2018
The Republic of Seychelles boasts of a population of about 94,228, making it the “smallest population of any sovereign African country”. Although inhabited for centuries, Seychelles has become known as a tourist nation and was in the 1970s referred to as the place to be seen, a playground for film stars and the international jet…
8 Oct 2018
Imagine for a second you could find the perfect balance between an active life in the city and a calm life in the country. You could throw yourself right into all the hustle and bustle of the budding metropolis, and sneak away to climb hills or meditate in a beautiful, peaceful garden. More often than…
6 Oct 2018
In India, a Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus driver’s name has been struck off the roster after a video of him allowing a monkey drive a bus went viral across the country. In the video, Prakash, is seen driving with a monkey sitting on the steering wheel. Although he didn’t give the monkey…
2 Oct 2018
By now, social media users especially those on Twitter are familiar with the name, Santorini. Santorini’s fascinating feature lies in the white buildings making it arguably one of the whitest islands you have ever seen. It is of little wonder that the island attracts over 1.5 million tourists annually. Santorini island is in the southeast…
1 Oct 2018
The country Nigeria is great nation with great people from diverse cultures. As we celebrate the country's 58th Independence today, let us take a look at some amazing facts about the country you probably didn't know about until now. 1) Nigeria is home to seven percent (7%) of the total languages spoken on earth. Taraba…

Guardian Life

2 hours ago
In a few days, November, as well as Black Friday sales, will be over. However, this will also officially signal the beginning of spending for Christmas. Christmas is an occasion associated with giving, discounts and bargains. Irrespective of the economic situation, expenses are certain to be made. Online shopping has made the temptation of impulse…
3 hours ago
Our hair is the crown on the head and should be treated as such. Hair dandruff is one of the frequent irritants that attack the hair. This is mainly caused by sensitivity to hair products, dry scalp, seborrhoeic dermatitis, and a type of fungus that lives under the scalp.  Hair dandruff can be uncomfortable and…
3 hours ago
I bet if I asked you to mention the porridges you know, only yam porridge will come to your mind. Yes, I know the season of corn is over, thankfully, you could get corn meals off the shelves of your supermarket or even the local market. Let’s dive in: Ingredients 1 cup, cornmeal 3 cups,…
7 hours ago
If you are new to makeup, you have probably tried plastering foundation all over your face, making sure that it covers every square inch. While we’re not saying that it is wrong, you will agree that a perfectly smooth look makes a lot of difference. Insert magic trick; contouring. If you look closely at your…
8 hours ago
Think luxury, think Zashadu, one of Nigeria’s top luxury handbag company. Behind the scenes of the famed Zashadu is Zainab Ashadu, the creative founder and director of Zashadu. With influences from architecture, art curation, and fashion styling, she used her knowledge to make bags whose design was inspired by the Glenfiddich Filigree. The Guardian Life…

Music

1 day ago
It was nearly 9:00 p.m. and the screams nearly threw one off the seat. In a flash, the entire auditorium was agog with excitement as the Rexxie-produced groove anthem, Ko Por Ke, rented the air.
1 day ago
Nigeria music superstars and self-proclaimed besties, Tiwa Savage and Wizkid are set to headline two concerts slated for December 17 and 19, 2021 respectively, during the Livespot X Festival.
1 day ago
Over the last three years, the scope of Nigerian Afropops music has evolved to be inclusive of every demographic within its core, leading to the rise of powerful Aftopop stars that are unconventional of the typical musical stereotypes.
4 days ago
Afrobeats superstar Wizkid has bagged two nominations at the 2022 Grammy Awards.  On Tuesday, the Grammy Academy announced the 2022 Grammy Awards nominations list in a Livestream from the GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles, which featured Recording Academy CEO Harvey Mason Jr. and Board of Trustees Chair Tammy Hurt, as well as some special guests.…
4 days ago
Adele's 30 is 2021's top-selling album in the Unites States after selling over 500,000 copies in just three days. Billboard reports that Adele's 30 album released on Friday after a six-year hiatus has already become 2021's top-selling album in the US. Between November 19 and November 21, more than 500,000 copies of the album had been sold…

Film

1 day ago
Titled Man Pikin, the 26-part series was created and produced by Ihidero, one of the most respected TV writers and producers on the continent, and owner of PinPoint Media, a Nigerian film and media company working to industrialize content creation and distribution in Africa.
1 day ago
All is set for the return of the Lagos International Film Festival dubbed LIFF 2021. Founded in 2008 by notable Filmpreneur, Madu Chikwendu, as a festival that demonstrate a concern to improve the world through movies..
1 day ago
National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has commiserated with the family and professional colleagues of the late Mr. Babatunde Omidina, aka Baba Suwe, over his death.
2 days ago
The director behind a biting look at India's entertainment industry says the backroom dealings and bold personalities of Bollywood have proven a rich target for satire. Shaad Ali's latest venture is a local adaptation of a runaway hit Netflix series that follows four hapless French talent agents as they wrangle and coddle their celebrity clients.…
2 days ago
Stars of ABC sitcom Black-ish took to social media to share their goodbyes as the show wraps up production after eight seasons. Written by Kenya Barris, Black-ish follows successful advertiser Andre Johnson(Anthony Anderson) and his African American family as they navigate their life living in Sherman Oaks's suburban neighbourhood. Andre tries to keep his family…