Category Archives: Biographies

OB Focus: Tony Elumelu- Chairman Of United Bank Of Africa

Tony Elumelu is a Nigerian Businessman, enterpreneur, investor, and billionaire. In addition to being a businessman, Tony whose full name is Tony Onyemaechi Elumelu is also an economist and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Heirs Holding, the United Bank for Africa, Transcorp and the founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation. He was born on the…

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OB Designer Focus- Nwando Ebeledike Of The NALÈ Girl

Hey fashion lovers, today on our weekly OB Designer Focus, we have Nwando Ebeledike – the owner and creative director of fashion brand- NALE. The designer and model competed in the 2010 Elite Model Look Nigeria and although she didn’t come out the winner of the show, she learnt a lot and moved on to more opportunities.…

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OB CRUSH: Nigerian Singer and Songwriter- Simi

  We are irresistibly crushing on Nigerian singer and song writer Simisola. Simisola Bolatito Ogunleye popularly referred to as Simi is known for her vocal dexterity and music style which is basically hinged on rhythm and blues(R&B),Soul and Hip-Hop genre of music. Simi who grew up as a Tomboy before her parents’ separation attended Stars International College in Ikorodu, Lagos State and then…

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New African Magazine Celebrates Nelson Mandela’ Centenary In Its July Edition.

  New African Magazine celebrates the life and the legacy of one of Africa’s greatest sons in this Special Edition edited by his oldest daughter Dr Makaziwe Mandela, reflects and evaluates the state of Africa in the 100 years of Madiba, and has collated views from his family and those who closely worked with him…

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OB Designer Focus: Yomi Phillips Of “House of Phils”

Hey fashion lovers, today on our weekly OB Designer Focus, we have Yomi Phillips– the owner and manager of ‘’House of Phills’’. The brand which launched in 2004 is a fashion house that retails all kinds big designer brands that cuts across Italian, French, Spanish amongst others. Philips who has always been a lover of…

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OB Focus: List Of Presidential Aspirants For Nigeria’s 2019 General Elections

As the 2019 general elections draw near, and the widespread social media campaign for citizens to get their Permanent Voters Card intensifies, a number of people have a few questions on their lips, “Who do we vote for?” or “What are our options?” Questions that imply that although a lot of people are tired of…

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