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Lawsuit! Christian Louboutin sues YSL for ‘copying’ signature red sole

by Yemi Olowu There is much fuss in the fashion world right now, as the king of red soles, Christian Louboutin sues fellow brand YSL for featuring a pair of…

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Wooing the bride: A note to the presidential aspirants

by Akan Nweke This is how it is supposed to be. Vying for votes is supposed to be like getting a beautiful woman to marry you. After parading yourself as…

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Where to buy Y!

by Sola Fasasi In case you’ve been wondering where to get the RSVP Issue of the Y! Magazine that everyone is talking about, we have the lo’ down. Get a…

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No credit today, come tomorrow!

by Ayodotun Osunkojo Two years after the inadvertent commencement of my clothing business, there is some kind of lull. Maybe this business was never meant to be. My money is…

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Siji hits the dance floor with new video, ‘Ijo’

by Taiwo Damilola One of my many misguided tours of cyberspace brought me to this; US-based Nigerian-born singer Siji’s recently released video for his exciting single ‘Ijo’. The single is a result of…

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Twitter Personality: GbagaunDetector

by Ifreke Inyang There are few people that do not know @GbaGaunDetector. He has either detected your gbagaun or you’ve come across a retweet of his hilarious remarks when he…

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Genevieve shines in Tango With Me – A sneak preview

by Ifreke Inyang WARNING: The next 400 words that you’ll be reading were penned by a self-confessed die-hard Genevieve Nnaji groupie. So please refrain from raising eyebrows at his impassioned…

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Picture of the Week: Long may you rain, Princess Kate!

by Ifreke Inyang Her Royal Dryness: Long may you rain! This week Prince William and his bride-to-be Kate Middleton embarked on their last official engagement together before the royal wedding later…

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In new single ‘Man Unkind’, Tuface Idibia cries out against fake drugs

by Taiwo Damilola Since 2003, Innocent ‘Tuface’ Idibia is one performer who has managed to remain relevant with every single or album he has released. Now he returns with yet…

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Twitter and BB Round-up!

by Ifreke Inyang [@ifreke] [4th – 9th Apr, 2011] MONDAY: “Morning twitter... I'm enjoying seeing y'all complain about work and school... From my bed.” @mrfabulash tweeted as the first working day of…

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Oaken Events presents Flare, the one stop shop for events management

by Yemi Olowu The Expo center of Eko hotels was transformed into an exhibition ground from 6th-8th April as Oaken Event brought 'Flare' to Lagos. 'Flare' is an events fair…

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ReVoDa: The story of the NASS Elections as told by Nigerians

by Chi Ibe After the fiasco of the cancelled election two week’s ago, all eyes were on INEC to deliver a safe and credible National Assembly election last week Saturday.…

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Happy birthday Julius! A night with D’genius

by Yemi Olowu Friends and well wishers came out on Thursday, 7th April to celebrate with Julius D’ genius Agwu as he added another year, and to support the launch of…

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Take 2! Goodluck Jonathan answers the hard questions – in exclusive Y! Magazine interview!

by Sola Fasasi After three successful editions, the editors of Y! Magazine are pleased to announce its elections issue! Themed The RSVP Issue, (Register.Select.Vote.Protect), this historic edition achieves an impressive string of…

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BREAKING: Ex-leader of Ivory Coast, Laurent Gbagbo captured

by Sola Fasasi Ivory Coast and the world breathed a sigh of relief a few hours ago as finally, reports filtered in that former leader Laurent Gbagbo was  captured in…

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Manchester United, allow the ‘Roo-l’ of Law!

by Ifreke Inyang After a five-game touchline ban for the manager and another for their star player – all in one month – Manchester United might be losing their air…

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How To: Control your sex drive

by Ore Fakorede Most red-blooded males have a natural desire to have sex. This urge is more cranked-up in some of us, manifesting in a keen hunger to tap any…

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A few things you didn’t know about Kenneth Okolie

by Yemi Olowu Mr Nigeria takes us on a trip into his mind, with pit stops at a few hilarious little-known facts about himself! Nickname: None Siblings: I have three.…

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King of bridal couture! Exclusive interview with Kosibah’s Yemi Osunkoya

by Yemi Olowu For over two decades, Yemi Osunkoya has stunned brides, their grooms, family and friends with his artfully created masterpiece wedding gowns. Though based in the UK, the…

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He’ll be your man! Dipo releases new video

by Taiwo Damilola Dipo came into the limelight late last year, and we were excited to listen to his peculiar brand kind of music - what I'd call 'Folk Afro-soul',…

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Eric Arubayi: He’s back as Number One!

by Taiwo Damilola Does anyone remember Eric Arubayi? I’m sure the ladies do – the tall, light skinned, good looking guy who came off as 4th runner-up in West African…

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Twitter War! Dele Momodu against the world

by ‘Damilola Oyedele [@damioyedele] What do you get when you put a fiery filmmaker, her trusty friends and like-minded young people together with the opinionated national campaign manager of an unconventional presidential…

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These boots: A photo story by Obi Somto & Yolanda Okereke

by Yemi Olowu The world has indeed turned into a global village, and Alex has realised that she doesn't need to travel to get things done or to see people. This…

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All I want is change: A voter’s dilemma

by Ore Fakorede In all honesty, I've never really had any interest in Nigerian politics. From an intellectual perspective, I have been discouraged by the  shady elements that often parade…

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The unstoppable diva! Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde glows in April’s Genevieve Magazine

by Sola Fasasi The stunning new edition of Genevieve Magazine features Nollywood superstar Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde. From acting to child rearing, music to activism, Omotola balances her career, family and advocacy…

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Twitter Personality: Ebuka Obi-Uchendu

by Ifreke Inyang Ebuka made his way into social consciousness as a boyish looking contestant in the only Big Brother Nigeria show ever held. His appearance on the show became…

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This Should Concern You: Learn Screenwriting, Producing & Directing in 2 weeks

by Taiwo Damilola The Centre for Excellence in Film and Media Studies and Amaka Igwe Studios present a 2-week Screenwriting, Producing and Directing Workshop. The workshop will be an intensive,…

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Something New! Runz returns with ‘Buga’ ft Nasty J

by Taiwo Damilola Obiora Ohazurume  has done it all - graphics, video editing, architecture and now music. Runz, who generated a lot of buzz a couple of years ago  with…

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AMFW Runway Post-Mortem: Lace

by Yemi Olowu In this quick series We love lace. Whether bohemian, table cloth, colored or lingerie inspired, we love it all. In Lanre da Silva Ajayi's collection, we saw…

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All hail king FELA! Cast and crew of the Broadway musical pay homage at the Shrine

by Taiwo Damilola It's about time! The award-winning broadway musical Fela!, based on the life of the legendary Fela Anikulapo Kuti's Life has finally come home to Lagos, Nigeria. The wave…

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