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Valentine Mabaso: I am a Warrior, I Got Scars to Prove It

…Shape, size and scars. These are some of the common insecurities that massacre every shred of confidence one can possess. Women feel the pressure to weigh certain kilos, have a particular melanin shade and definitely a clear skin tone. But trying to be something else is honestly a waste of who you truly are. You need to accept the areas that ...

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Titi Ladette Tells Her Story: She’s Been Through Sexual Molestation, Prison, Failed Relationships…

Trina Cleveland (her real name) has been through some serious stuff in her life.  Sexual molestation, drug abuse, prostitution, prison, failed relationships, mental illness, an auto accident. Wow! Just one person. In this interview with NaijaLearner, she tells her story. What I like mostly about her , is the fact that she has decided to open up her life to ...

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Simple & Powerful: Here’s the Easiest Way to Boost Your Self-Confidence

“When you lose sight or belief in yourself, we’re done for… I use the definition of Self-confidence to be the ability or the belief to believe in yourself, to accomplish any task, no matter the odds, no matter the difficulty, no matter the adversity. The belief that you can accomplish it,” Dr Ivan Joseph, an accomplished varsity soccer coach, said ...

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Jonathan: Obama Was Desperate to Have Me Removed As Nigerian President

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says Barack Obama, former US president, was desperate to have him removed. Jonathan, who was president from 2010 to 2015, said Obama and his officials made it clear to him that they wanted a change of government in Nigeria. The former president did not have the warmest of relationships with the Obama administration. In the heat ...

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Why Exactly Do Nigerians Prefer a .com Web Address to .ng?

On the internet, Nigerians are opting for more global identities through web addresses. Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA), the body in charge of the process of registering .ng domains, Nigeria’s country code top level domain (ccTLD), is worried that Nigerians aren’t that enthusiastic about splashing out on a local address. So far only 80,000 .ng domains have been registered in ...

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UCL Semis: R.Madrid vs Atletico, Juve vs Monaco– See How Stats Predict Likely Winners

Champions Real Madrid have been drawn against city rivals Atletico Madrid in the semifinals of the 2016/2017 UEFA Champions League. The draw was held on Friday in Nyon, Switzerland. The other semifinal will see Ligue 1 side AS Monaco take on Serie A champions Juventus.  Madrid will host Atletico in the first leg at the Santiago Bernabeu while Juventus will be guests ...

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Meningitis Has Killed 745 Nigerians. Here Are 5 Easy Ways to Prevent It

Since the outbreak of cerebrospinal meningitis in Nigeria, 745 persons have died. According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NDDC), “A total of 745 deaths (9.2 per cent) have been recorded. Of the 8,057 cases, 7,519 (93 per cent of cases) have occurred in the five states that have reached outbreak levels for CSM serotype C.” What is Meningitis? ...

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The Making of Nkwobi – One of Nigeria’s Most Enjoyed Delicacy

Nkwobi stands out among other Nigerian foods, it is made at home and also in most Nigerian restaurants. “Nkwobi”, as addressed by the Igbos (a popular Nigeria ethic group) is often made and eaten in the evening in most popular Nigerian bars and restaurant hence it is improper to eat this delicious meal in the morning or afternoon. Ingredients 1kg ...

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Inspiring Video: If You Don’t Fail Enough, You Cannot Have a Success Story (WATCH)

The all-time basketball legend, Michael Jordan, got out from his ninth grade basketball team. What of Oprah Winfrey? The Tv show billionaire, unarguably one of the greatest in history, was once fired because she wasn’t good for the television. These are two of the many legends that are celebrated today. The truth? They once failed woefully. In this exciting talk, ...

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Big Brother Naija Latest: Efe Gets Appointment with the Plateau State Government

The winner of the just concluded Big Brother Naija, Efe Ejegba, has been appointed the Ambassador for Entertainment and Creative Industry by the Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong. In a release signed on behalf of Gov. Lalong by Emmanuel Nanle, the state Director of Press and Public Affairs, the governor noted that the appointment of the Delta State-born Efe ...

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