Tag: Life hacks

EzinneNovember 14, 2017

The Thread: “Girls like sex”, “You’re not the only guy talking to your girl” | What you should know about dating girls

Nigerians have been sharing life lessons on Twitter in recent times. @Xcel_101 picked a true life story to punctuate the ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 4, 2017

Opinion: Social media is not for you. Here is why

by Gilbert Alasa I have a terrible news to share. Having spent the last eight years of my life navigating ...

EzinneSeptember 29, 2017

The Thread: The incredible pep talk you didn’t know you needed

You’d think this thread is more suitable for a Monday because that’s when everybody gets the blues right? Not to ...

EzinneSeptember 28, 2017

The Thread: Another story that proves short cuts never work

Truthfully, this thread got us guffawing without restraint and the reason is simple: the storyteller’s quest is every curvaceous woman’s ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 25, 2017

Opinion: What I learned when I started practicing yoga at home

by Ima Matthew The saying “the greatest wealth is health”, is one which most of people can agree on. To ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 20, 2017

Ololade Ajekigbe: 4 Unwritten rules you must not break

by Ololade Ajekigbe   This article was inspired by a football match I watched last weekend – The Manchester United vs Everton English Premier League game. Belgian ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 13, 2017

Ololade Ajekigbe: What Mr Eazi needs to know

by Ololade Ajekigbe   “We can all do with some level of praise and criticism. The key is not to ...

EzinneSeptember 5, 2017

The Thread: “Loyalty” “Freaky in bed” | 20 things men want in a relationship

As long as the earth remaineth, discussions about relationships (“Act like a woman, think like a man”; “10 ways to ...

EzinneSeptember 4, 2017

The Thread: “Have some skoinskoin” | The 101 of Lagos living for the JJC

Lagos is quite an interesting place to live, what with its non-stop activities and potential for money-making. However, for a ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 29, 2017

Michael Ace: Why you need to survive no matter the circumstance

by Micheal Ace If you ask me how much life means to me, I’ll tell you this story. It was ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 15, 2017

Eketi Edima Ette: The cost of Integrity is priceless

Let me share something about integrity. If you want to go far in life, make integrity your currency. But first, ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 11, 2017

Opinion: Heartbreaks are miracles

by Ona Amanda Eze Usually, she would spend so much time conversing with him over the phone or in person. ...

EzinneAugust 4, 2017

The Thread: Dr. Joe Abah reveals the secret to landing your dream job

Since last year, Nigeria has been in a recession, and one of the hardest hit areas has been employment. Graduates ...

EzinneAugust 2, 2017

The Thread: You’re ruining your friendships if you’re doing any of these things

All round entrepreneur, Japheth Omojuwa, has a lot to say about friendship today. And it bears listening to. So if ...

EzinneAugust 2, 2017

The Thread: “There’s no success without failure” | All the reasons why failure is a good thing

Success is always desired and celebrated, and that’s quite alright. What about success’ inlaw, failure? Are there things that failure ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 2, 2017

“When life hands you crap, don’t negotiate — Navigate” | 5 things we learned from Lynn Knight’s article

Lynn Knight tells it straight: “Life is bound to hand you crap, it’s inevitable, accept it. Life will not negotiate ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 1, 2017

Ugonna Ajoku: Before you give up on your job- and yourself, try this

by Ugonna Ajoku If you’ve got a job, and if you can grudgingly say it’s a good one- right, let’s ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 1, 2017

Eketi Edima Ette: Here is something your parents didn’t tell you, but which you should know anyway

by Eketi Edima Ette   My people, Come closer. Closer. Ehen. Let me tell you something. You see your parents? ...

EzinneJuly 31, 2017

The Thread: Success is actually not sexy. Here is why

Doesn’t that picture of Jay Z make you want to go gaga? Success sure does look sexy on Hov. Thing ...

EzinneJuly 29, 2017

The Thread: Are you afraid that time is against you? Take a cue from Oprah

Isn’t it amazing how fast time flies? Wasn’t it just yesterday we were greeting each other Happy New Year? That ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 29, 2017

Opinion: If you don’t hustle, who will?

by Michael Ace “When the dead man walks, the living man should rise; If you dey for warfront you get ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 20, 2017

Opinion: 5 popular myths about NYSC camp

by Chris Izuchukwu Okafor You’ve probably read a lot of thrills and feels, exclusively online, about the NYSC orientation camp- ...

EzinneJuly 19, 2017

The Thread: When a successful person calls bullshit on all the bullshit they say successful people do.

Nigerians love their motivational speakers so. Anything that begins with 5 things that will guarantee success or 10 things successful ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 7, 2017

Ololade Ajekigbe: Before you ruin yourself on social media

by Ololade Ajekigbe   Don’t sabotage yourself. Don’t be the clog in the wheel of your own progress. In this ...

EzinneJuly 7, 2017

The Thread: “Fear no bagga” | These hilarious tips for driving in Lagos will spare you a world of hurt

In our humble opinion, there’s no state as crazy as Lagos- even waffi land never mad reach like here– at ...

Op-ed EditorJune 26, 2017

“All problems exist only in your mind” | 5 things we learned from Ayodeji Awoika’s brilliant piece

Lessons on changing your perspective Is your mind a battlefield? Do you find yourself constantly battling worry, anxiety and their ...

Op-ed EditorJune 24, 2017

Nkem Ndem: The wahala of dating outside your social class

by Nkem Ndem We grew up watching classics like Cinderella, Coming to America, Pretty Woman, Nollywood’s Violated and a couple ...

Op-ed EditorJune 23, 2017

Ololade Ajekigbe: Kechi Okwuchi proves there’s no excuse, really

by Ololade Ajekigbe As a writer, I am condemned to a life of observing. As I move around…walk, drive, interact ...

EzinneJune 22, 2017

The Thread: 5 vital life hacks you didn’t know you needed

Twitter is a place to share let downs and great achievements. It’s also a place where people share tips on ...

Op-ed EditorJune 22, 2017

Tunde Leye: The future of work

by Tunde Leye My friend Cheta Nwanze gave a talk for the CBN a few weeks ago on The Gig ...

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