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The Honours Keep Rolling In! Chimamanda Adichie Gets Nominated For Baileys’ Women’s Prize For Fiction

Nigerian literary icon, Ngozi Chimamanda Adichie has once again hit it big by gaining international recognition for her works, as her latest offering, “Americanah” has been longlisted for the 2014 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction. Chimamanda who won the prize in 2007 for Half of a Yellow Sun is the only Nigerian and African nominated…

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Chimamanda Adichie Talks On Fashion, “Americanah” & Her Love For Lupita On Huff Post Live

Nigerian prolific writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie who is well known for her award winning books, Half Of A Yellow Sun and Americanah spoke in a recent interview with Huffingtonpost.com about fashion, her latest book, Americanah and her love for Lupita Nyong’o. “I love her. I think she is glorious I am so grateful that she…

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Lupita Nyong’o Attends Miu Miu FallWinter 2014 Fashion Show With Rihanna In Paris

Muiccia Prada loves Lupita Nyong’o. After stealing the show with her gorgeous blue dress by prada at the 2014 Oscars and striking stylish poses for the Miu Miu‘s Spring/Summer 2014 Ad campaign, The beautiful Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o attended the Miu Miu Fall 2014 fashion showcase in Paris on Wednesday 5th March 2014.   Lupita…

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It’s Iyanya! Solo Phone Presents A Toyota Prado Land Cruiser To Iyanya As Brand Ambassdor

It was all fun, smiles and celebration at computer village Ikeja today as the talented singer and entertainer, Iyanya was presented with a Toyota Prado Land Cruiser for his role as an ambassador for Solo Phone, a N35 million deal he signed October last year. The excited superstar thrilled his fans with performances to celebrate…

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Inspiring! Watch Lupita Nyong’o Talk On Black Beauty AT Essence Magazine’s Luncheon

Essence Magazine held its 7th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon in Beverly Hills, California, USA on Thursday, 27th February 2014. The “12years A Slave” star was honoured at the event. After accepting her award from co-star,  Alfre Woodard, she delivered an emotional and inspiring speech on black beauty. Watch video{youtube}mrD7HGjghrE{/youtube} Share via LinkedIn, Twitter,…

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Aliko Dangote Named Forbes Magazine’s 23rd World’s Billionaire, Bill Gates Tops The List

  Forbes magazine yesterday, Monday March 3rd released its annual listing of the World’s Billionaires. Forbes global wealth team found 1,645 billionaires with an aggregate net worth of $6.4 trillion, up from $5.4 trillion from last year ago. The team unearthed a record 268 new ten-figure fortunes, including 42 new women billionaires, another record. In…

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2014 Lagos International Polo: 2nd Week, Finals- Fifth Chukker, Goodfellows Clinch Final Titles

Lagos Ironclad Fifth Chukker beat city rivals Lagos Auden/Delaney 13-11 to the Majekodunmi Cup as the 2014 Lagos Polo Tournament was concluded on Sunday 2nd March. Lagos enjoyed a near all-round success in the dual-phase 10-day tournament as Lagos Goodfellows also won the Low Cup. The Majek Cup match which took place at the Brightwater…

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