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    8 Things Your School Won’t Tell You About Campus Life

    By Envy

    Many students are really excited to pack their bags and head off to university for the first time. Living life alone, free of their parents’ rules, curfews, and many guidelines sounds like heaven, and would appear like a student’s first taste of being a grown up. However, as thrilling as this may sound, there are a couple of things your school will not tell you about campus life; rather, you will encounter them as early as your freshman year. This article seeks to enlighten you as you prepare fo
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Tracing The Origin Of Waist Beads

Tracing The Origin Of Waist Beads

The history of waist beads dates to the old age. To many, the origins can be traced to ancient Egypt (depicted in Egyptian hieroglyphics) where they were first called girdles. These girdles were worn by women as a status symbol.   In West Africa, however, the tradition of adorning waist beads was made popular by the Yoruba tribe of South Western Nigeria. They are worn as a celebration of womanhood, sexuality, femininity, fertility, healing, spirituality, body shaping, protection

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If Your Girlfriend Does Any of These 3 Things, Break Up With Her

If Your Girlfriend Does Any of These 3 Things, Break Up With Her

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CBN, BVN and fraud - The Way Forward

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Nowadays if you are a woman and you don't have a curvy shape in this part of the world it feels like you are not complete. This is largely due to the influence the social media have on us. From Facebook to Instagram and Twitter you will see a lot of trending pictures of ladies going half naked just to reveal their shape. The fact is that African men - Nigerian men in particular are mostly attracted to this shape and that is why many women do whatever they can to get this type of shape.

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Arinta Waterfalls In Ekiti And Its Mysteries (Pictures & Video)

Arinta Waterfalls In Ekiti And Its Mysteries (Pictures & Video)

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How Nigeria's Kings Lost Their Power - BBC

How Nigeria's Kings Lost Their Power - BBC

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How To Get New International Passport In Nigeria

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Getting a new International Passport in Nigeria is an uphill task as one has to contend with middlemen all through the process of application if one is not armed with the relevant information. As a result of the numerous middlemen’s involvement in passport application process, Nigerians end up spending much more than the stipulated amount of money to get their passports. Some Nigerians don’t even know where to go get their International Passports. In view of these, we have h

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I have done a lot of interviews searching for that dream job. Who hasn’t? I’ve also found myself on the other end enough times to know what interviewers expect from their future employees. If you’re hunting for a job and peradventure, you were lucky to get to the interview stage, then you shouldn’t blow it.     Most job applicants are so focused on getting the job, that they miss the big opportunity to learn about their prospective position. No doubt, these insights reveal w

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Dirt, Clogged Gutters, Human Waste ‘Beautify’ Mega City Of Lagos

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Among many things that are pressing in the city of Lagos, the challenge of waste and its disposal seems to be very present in the fabrics of the city. With a system and government that seems to be either clueless in solving the problem or negligent of the problem which is very much visible, Lagos environmental cleanness will always be a story for now and another day. A cruise around the city sparks excitement, youth, hope and life; but there is a part that gives the strangest thought, a sharp co

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Envy

Struggles, Pains Of Single Mothers And Society’s One-Sided Backlash

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No one sets out in life to be a single mother and be saddled with the sole responsibility of raising a child alone.   However, life sometimes throws at us, burdens that we are forced to take up, giving us very little or sometimes no choice. These were the words of Wura Olaitan (pseudonym), a single mother of two kids who juggles between a day job as a fashion designer and a freelance writer at night for some organizations that require the services of a copywriter. Being

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5 signs you are dating a cheater.

5 signs you are dating a cheater.

Many people enter into relationships for various reasons. In the process, they are those who suffer heartbreaks especially when they realize the obvious. For some heartbreaks aren’t  nuisance since they have every reason for their relationships. We have people who are always committed to bring the best in an affair even though, this might not be the same with their partners. Disappointing moments may start to show up very early. Here are some of the signs that you are dating a cheater.

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8 Things Your School Won’t Tell You About Campus Life

Many students are really excited to pack their bags and head off to university for the first time. Living life alone, free of their parents’ rules, curfews, and many guidelines sounds like heaven, and would appear like a student’s first taste of being a grown up. However, as thrilling as this may sound, there are a couple of things your school will not tell you about campus life; rather, you will encounter them as early as your freshman year. This article seeks to enlighten you as you prepare fo

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