Tag: Oprah

Op-ed EditorDecember 19, 2016

Ayodotun Rotimi-Akinfenwa: Here is really why you need to chase your dreams [NEW VOICES]

by Ayodotun Rotimi- Akinfenwa You are holding people up. It’s that simple. Yes, we have heard many speakers tell us: ...

Oreoluwa PetersMarch 1, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: MI Abaga almost broke the internet | Veteran Nollywood actor dies | Caroline and Musa Danjuma squash divorce rumours | More stories

If you missed Monday’s feast of entertainment stories, then you are in for a treat in today’s Entertainment Roundup. Here ...

April 9, 2014

13 reasons getting older is the best

by Laura Beck You don’t give a rat’s ass what people think about you because you’re chanelling Oprah and you’re FAAAAAABULOUS. ...

March 11, 2014

It has happened! Oprah – well, her TV channel – invites Dencia on her show (no we’re not kidding)

by Oge Okonkwo Dencia is fast becoming known around the world thanks to her skin care line “Whitenicious”. The Cameroonian ...

December 12, 2013

Why I chose NEVER to have kids – Oprah Winfrey reveals

by Oge Okonkwo Sacrifices come in different forms and media mogul, Oprah Winfrey who undeniably has a super-successful career chose ...

November 14, 2013

She’s always stunning! Genevieve Nnaji shares new photos (LOOK)

by Chi Ibe Oh Genevieve, how much we love you. You keep sharing those photos and we keep loving them. ...

August 20, 2013

Elnathan John: Quit complaining about church donations, heaven does not come cheap

by Elnathan John But if a man is offering spaces in heaven where the roads are paved and there is ...

June 26, 2013

Who runs the world? Girls! Beyoncé, Lady Gaga & Oprah lead Forbes’ Celebrity 100 | SEE rich list

Oprah Winfrey is back in her throne on top of Forbes’ list of the world’s most powerful celebrities, after a ...

May 9, 2013

She kisses! She slaps! She wears period clothes! See Oprah in her brand new movie (WATCH)

So there’s this big new movie with Forest Whitaker about a White House butler and sweeping historical change and violins ...

April 12, 2013

Leading lady in red! Oprah Winfrey gets mobbed by fans as she leaves hotel in Montreal (LOOK)

She didn’t rise to fame the conventional way, but that doesn’t make her any less of a celebrity. In fact, ...

March 16, 2013

She’s back! Winfrey tops list of Forbes 10 most influential celebrities of 2013 – Bono, Dr. Oz, Orman also listed

by Rachel Ogbu Forbes has released its 10 most influential celebrities of 2013 with familiar names like Oprah Winfrey and ...

February 6, 2013

Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network is sued for gender and pregnancy discrimination

A woman named Carolyn Hommel is a former employee of Oprah Winfrey’s (pictured) OWN television station. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Hommel ...

January 16, 2013

Opinion: Lance Armstrong and the cost-benefit analysis of confession

by Matt Seaton Armstrong will leverage his confession to the maximum to get his lifetime ban reduced, to four years, ...

January 12, 2013

Opinion: Who cares if Lance Armstrong apologises?

by Patrick Hruby, Jake Simpson, and Hampton Stevens Gentlemen, It’s official: Next week, before God and man—or, more specifically, Oprah and ...

January 6, 2013

Oprah Winfrey: What I wish I knew when I was 21 (+ Iconic PHOTO of Oprah at 21)

by Oprah Winfrey When you come to know this, you realize that even though the canvas of your life is ...

December 8, 2012

Alicia Keys stuns in burgundy at her annual ball, with Oprah and Angelique Kidjo (PHOTOS)

by Rachel Ogbu Alicia Keys made sure as the hostess of her charity ball she looked the most stunning in ...

December 2, 2012

Black Eyed Peas’ Fergie slips into cleavage-baring mini dress… we like! (PHOTOS)

Fergie has never looked sexier. The Black Eyed Peas singer doesn’t leave much to the imagination in new ads for ...

October 28, 2012

From Diezani Alison-Madueke to Angelina Jolie: ARISE lists 100 “dynamic women”

by Rachel Ogbu ARISE, Africa’s global style and culture magazine, has launched its ARISE 100 series. The THISDAY Magazines Group ...

October 27, 2012

Opinion: Did Harvard really reject Jay-Z as a business role model? I sincerely hope not

by Dr. Boyce Watkins Another thing that most business school faculty don’t understand is struggle. Most of the faculty at ...

October 11, 2012

Abimbola Adelakun: What truly ails Patience Jonathan?

by Abimbola Adelakun Since the news broke that Mrs. Patience Jonathan was hospitalised, there has been a systematic repetition of ...

September 22, 2012

Opinion: How Tameka knew Usher was cheating (Useful tips for all women)

By Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses This is another sobering reminder that celebrities are not necessarily the direction in which we should guide ...

September 6, 2012

Opinion: Michelle Obama’s Eleanor and Oprah moment

by Adam Hanft Mrs. Obama’s speech deftly wove together the leadership role of the first lady as created by Mrs. ...

August 3, 2012

SNAPSHOT: Oprah shows off natural hair on September cover of O Magazine

by Idoreyin Sampson Well would you look at that; the Queen of Talk shows off her natural locks for the ...

July 14, 2012

“I wasn’t committed”: Oprah gives another excuse for OWN failure

by Seyi Lawal Day time TV queen, Oprah Winfrey has spoken up, yet again, about her TV network ratings. It ...

June 11, 2012

Watch: Even 50 Cent caves to the all-powerful Oprah

by Tolu Orekoya Who could ever forget the East coast, Mid West beef between rapper 50 Cent and talk show ...

June 9, 2012

Michael Jackson’s daughter speaks up: I was “confused” by childhood veils, masks

by Seyi lawal Paris Jackson, 14-year-old daughter of the late king of pop, Michael Jackson has lived a very private and ...

May 17, 2012

Seriously?! J-Lo displaces Oprah as Forbes most powerful celebrity in the world

by Tolu Orekoya Jennifer Lopez a.k.a. J-Lo a.k.a Jenny on the Block, the soon-to-be ex-Mrs Marc Anthony, a.k.a the lady ...

April 7, 2012

Big Is As Big Does: Tyler Perry gave Oprah and I brand new Bentley gifts – Gayle King

by Hauwa Gambo   Well, you knew film and stage director (plus actor and cross-dresser, in case you didn’t know ...

April 3, 2012

Oprah OWNS up! Admits failure with her network

by Hauwa Gambo Before anyone uses the F word for her, Oprah Winfrey, the goddess of television for millions across ...

March 13, 2012

“I have to carry on the legacy”: Whitney Houston’s daughter speaks to Oprah

by Lekan Olanrewaju       “She literally is an angel. I saw her hurt, I saw her cry. We held ...

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