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10 Jul 2018
Looking for a place that is filled with nature and reminds you of your roots? Osun State is a city rich in culture and nature-friendly. Perfect to visit during the holiday, this is one place you want to visit with your family and have the fun of a lifetime. Here are some places you do…
6 Jul 2018
Travelling by train in Nigeria is interesting albeit uncomfortable. For some people, train travel is a daily routine while for others, it is a novelty yet, travelling by train in Nigeria is quite an experience. For some people who like to rough things out, the adventure starts from the terminus. There is a crowd waiting…
3 Jul 2018
Kaduna, located in the Northern part of Nigeria, boasts of visitors that come in troops to get in tune with nature and wildfire. Nicknamed the “Crocodile City” because of the crocodile symbols that adorn the state, it is one of the oldest created states with secret destinations that you do not want to miss. Kajuru…
2 Jul 2018
When my friends see pictures from my adventure trips, the first thing they ask are questions that are most times shocking. An adventure can be frightening or it can be great. It can cause pain, or produce joy. It can end badly or well. But you never experience an adventure unchanged. In fact, adventure is…
2 Jul 2018
A couple of weeks ago, I shared my first experience of Kigali, Rwanda. Day two featured one of their favoured tourist attractions – gorilla trekking. We started out at 4 am from the Radisson Hotel in Kigali to the Northern region of Rwanda to the Volcanoes National Park in Musanze, which took about two hours.…
1 Jul 2018
These museums receive millions of visitors every year, making them the most visited museums in the world. They are home to masterpieces and care for a collection of artefacts and other objects of artistic, cultural, historical or scientific importance. The Louvre Museum, Paris, France The Louvre is the world's largest museum. Situated in Paris, France,…
29 Jun 2018
Breathtaking and flawless, the Seychelles star in countless tropical island fantasies. Beautiful boulder-strewn beaches, unexplored jungles, thriving coral reefs are just many of the attractions in Seychelles. The beaches there are so beautiful and captivating that it exudes peace and the perfect music of nature. Anse Intendance, Mahé This is one of the most astonishing…
28 Jun 2018
Northern Nigeria most times is not seen as a fantasy location to travel to. However, it has been discriminated for a while from issues concerning Boko Haram among others. All these have made us forget its glory from the magnificent Kajuru Castle sited in Kaduna, to the ancient Kano City Wall in Kano, the popular…
27 Jun 2018
In the northern region of Arusha close to the Kenyan border lies Tanzania's Lake Natron. It is a salt lake that is alkaline. This lake is not very deep but it is mesmerizing, it appears to have a beautiful reflection. As beautiful as this lake appears, it is as dangerous. It turns animals to stone…
22 Jun 2018
Waterfalls are astonishing and somewhat mesmerising, a pure work of nature. The sight of a waterfall evokes emotions that are inexplicable. Take a picture in one of this captivating places and show all the world the best life. Waterfalls are in Nigeria and they are really beautiful. Make a note on the calendar to visit…
19 Jun 2018
Croatia, the jewel of the Adriatic Sea, is home to over 1,200 islands. Šolta (pronounced sholta), a hilly isle, sits in the high seas. Only about five kilometres wide and 19 kilometres long, the small island is only a short ferry ride from Split, the second largest city in Croatia. It is often overlooked for…
18 Jun 2018
The Sallah holiday is here and it's not too late to make plans for the long weekend. These are four affordable places to enjoy your holiday without breaking the bank: Fifth Chukker Polo and Country Club This is a nice resort located in Kaduna. It is perfect for a weekend getaway and offers equestrian experiences…

Guardian Life

1 day ago
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…
1 day ago
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…