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23 Feb 2020
In the early 2000s, British sitcom’s hit differently especially with shows like Misfits and Skins because it showed the contrast in British society as opposed to the Nigerian society. Among the cast of Skins, an actor that stood out was Daniel Kaluuya who played the role of Posh Kenneth and was one of the only…
29 Dec 2019
From the beginning of the year until now, despite the many travails that have befallen the nation, there are Nigerians who have continuously shown in the past few months that regardless of the darkness, light shines through. Arriving at this list, The Guardian Life measured the contribution of the personalities on a global scale, each…
17 Nov 2019
Lady Maiden Ibru walks in a few minutes later than scheduled apologizing profusely for “wasting our time” while insisting she “has to explain why she was late because we have been waiting.” “We are all humans and I can’t be keeping you waiting for long,” she says apologetically. While a stranger might be taken by…
Chukwuka Monye for Guardian Life Magazine, July 21
21 Jul 2019
Our interview was set for 10 am; he had landed Lagos the day before when we concluded on the time for our meeting. By the time we got to the office, he was having a session with some students. He had the students enraptured, eyes firmly trained on him, lapping the words that came out…
16 Jun 2019
There is an undeniable disruption in Nigeria’s creative space that is heralding a new era of growth and innovation. It is the evident growth that has turned the country to a beacon, attracting creatives and investors from near and far. At the forefront of this uprising is Linus Idahosa, the founder and CEO of Del-York…
9 Jun 2019
“I am just a girl who wants to get whatever she wants to get, on her own, I want to do things on my own, without waiting for anyone.” For one involved in a team sport, such words easily raise an alarm and could easily project an image of a ruthless, individualistic goal-getter, who damns…
2 Jun 2019
You need not be Yoruba to have heard of the iconic Queen Moremi Ajasoro. Famed to be one of the most heroic women that ever lived, her bravery and selfless sacrifice are legendary. This easily explains why Patty Chidiac-Mastrogiannis, the founder of Alexis Galleries Limited and Princess Ronke Ademiluyi, the heritage ambassador of Queen Moremi…
Yemi Alade
19 May 2019
When we reached out to Yemi Alade for a cover shoot, she described her style to us: power, class and style. This is, unsurprisingly, Yemi Alade. With several landmark achievements, including BET, MTV African Music Award, and MOBO awards, as well as changing the narratives with her music outside the shores of Africa, and more…
12 May 2019
When Kamarudeen Usman left his village in Auchi, Edo State, for the United States with his parents at the age of five, being a mixed martial artist was not on his mind. Life was basic and modest. There weren’t many cars in the village but life was good. But moving to the US changed everything for…
5 May 2019
Even with the Boko Haram insurgents activities that have rendered many hopeless and homeless, Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has remained focused on delivering education as a dividend of democracy to his people. In fact, in February, when Boko Haram insurgents attacked his convoy, he refused to show any sign of weakness, which obviously…
21 Apr 2019
There was outrage on social media, particularly, Twitter, minutes after the screen diva, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, complained of the continued assault on citizens by men in uniform as well as the general insecurity everywhere. The post, which she tagged both President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, went viral immediately it was released. Omo T,…
8 Jul 2018
Nigeria is replete with people who make it their life work to do the exceptional. They thrive in adversity and take bold steps to do what needs to be done. Meet Bolajo Fawehinmi (who capitalised on taking polaroids in Nigeria), Tiwalola Olanubi Jnr (New Media expert and social media consultant) and Obinna Owodu (introduced flexible…

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