Africa

Kenya is slowly but steadily becoming home to luxury brands. In doubt? Africa’s most expensive holiday home is based in Laikipia, Bentley offices just opened in Nairobi and…gone are the days people used to celebrate with wine…Kenyans now pop champagne for celebrations. #MoetMoment. It is no wonder that the Moet & Chandon global Brand Ambassador Mr.Pierre-Louis Araud, made his first official trip to Kenya this week. The connoisseur of luxury and celebration is in Kenya to â...
This is Nana Aba Anamoah.   A Ghanaian broadcaster now plying her trade with GhOne TV. Of course we know of her Old Trafford photo issue on Twitter, don’t remind us. Tales Of Nazir/Facebook   Nana Aba seems to be having loads of fun on the set of GhOne. She decided to rap and we are not sure. Is she good or nah? Check her out below. 1. The new Kwadee or Kwadeewaa?   2. Sarkodie in the building. Here are 12 English Words That Do Not Have A Past Tense. The post These Vi...
T.Y Bello is a celebrity photographer and musician. Image: EwarBerry Blogspot   She’s also a mummy to two adorable little boys. Image: TYBello/Instagram   In the spirit of mother’s day, TY Bello penned a moving letter to her 77-year-old mother and told us why her mum is the most amazing mum in the whole world. Image- Tybello/Instagram   Here’s what she said: MOMEI!: when I was younger I thought my mother was the most beautiful woman on the planet. I was right .. ...
Because it’s Mother’s Day in a few and you know you love your mother. Here are some Nigerian songs about mums you should play to get in the mood for the celebrations. 1. Martha – Chidinma   2. Sweet Mother – Nico Mbarga   3. So Beautiful – Asa   4. Nne Mu – Nnenna   5. Mama – Flavour featuring Chidinma   6. Mama Oyoyo – Yemi Alade, Iyanya, Selebobo, Tekno and Olamide   7. Mummy Mi – Wizkid   8. My Ma...
I really admire people who go out of their way to make ends meet, the legal way. The job market is completely saturated; degrees are collecting dust; but instead of waiting for handouts, what effort are you personally putting to look for your daily bread? The Kenyan hustle is real. Here are unexpected ways Kenyans make money: 1. Taking advantage of the booming matatu business. If you’re not the makanga or driver, you can simply become a squad boy; your work will be to simply help fill up...
It is not everything you need to rush to the hospital with, yes hospitals are the best but sometimes all you need is knowledge. Many incidents and misfortunes happen because we lacked knowledge on how to react to certain situation. Here are 15 home remedies you need to know. 1. Bee Sting. If you’re attacked by bees or anybody you know is attacked by bees, kindly get yourself some onions and make a paste out of it and smear on the affected area. This is will not only reduce the swelli...
Davido does not need any introduction. If you don’t know O.B.O, you’ve probably been living on Mars.   He has a really cute daughter called Imade   She’s honestly so adorable! Images by Instagram/ Davido   Davido’s song ‘IF’ is currently rocking the airwaves   And then we found this really cute video of Imade singing Daddy’s song. Aww!   So cute! You might also want to see the other people who can’t get enough of R...
Tired of getting bored on a plane? Board Rwanda Air. With Rwanda Air’s new airbus A330, you can use the internet and make phone calls. How amazing is that? This is a first of its kind experience in Eastern Africa. Wi-fi is everywhere, from cafes to schools to loos to airports. It’s a service that people on the go value highly. Unfortunately, the WiFi craze hasn’t reached its fullest potential on the skies yet. Fortunately, a few airlines like Rwanda Air are changing that. Interiors of ...
Not every day do we get the Internet being very fun. With the battle between Manasseh Azuri Awuni and Nana Kwame making us laugh too much, here are 6 Ghana stories that went viral. 1. Plagiarism from Mr. President. The president of Ghana in his inaugural speech is said to have plagiarized George W. Bush Jnr. and other American leaders. The memes and comments afterward were just insane on the Ghana Internet.   2. Shatta Wale’s funeral announcement in the battle vs Yaa Pono. Just sa...
Life is difficult because you’re always on Facebook instead of searching to find more websites that can simplify your life. There are so many websites on the web which make life very easy. There is even an app that can prescribe drugs for you when you properly enter your ailment but we are sure you don’t even know. Here are 12 websites out there that can make your life so easy. 1. Mathway These days if you still have problems with maths in school then that’s your choice beca...
This is Somkele Idhalama. It has been a very surreal year and I am so thankful to have experienced it all…every single bit of it. God…thank you for the old that toughened me up as well as made me smile and ask 'why me' with so much gratitude in my heart. I ask that You continue to hold my hand with this new year as you always have… P.S. I love you…✨
Rongai ni mbali!!! I know that this is a fact that residents of the area keep disputing. Most of them will tell you things such as ‘ni vile haujazoea ndio unaona ni mbali.’ We still insist, Rongai is far and there are a couple of Kenyans who believe so too in a rather hilarious way. Take these ones for example: 1. Easy now…ah…ah When you tell people you live in Kikuyu or Rongai and they're like "That's so far" Like, Who asked you to come to my house? ...
The Idibias celebrated their 4th wedding anniversary on 23rd March 2017. Image: Hello Nigeria   They shared cute pictures of each other on Instagram, accompanied by loving messages We aren't Perfect !!! But We Are Perfect For Each Other.. Love is a Feeling.. But Love Is Also a Choice.. #LYTID and And In The Life After.. #myMine #WeLoveUs #4yrsAnd4va #soulMates #HeMakesMeFeelLikeAmTheOnlyGirlinTheWorld #HappyANNIEversary A post shared by Annie Idibia (@annieidibia1) on Mar 22, 201...
Women love King Kaka!! On Facebook, every post about King Kaka is usually filled with a plethora of comments from women about how awesome the guy is. I don’t comprehend. Dear King Kaka, can we trade places so that you become me and I become you? Anyway if you are a man, you need to keep your girlfriend away from this guy for real. Here’s why: 1. This is how girls react when they see him. The Love is Real. They started Crying. Na Msome shule sio Kila wakati King Kaka. Asanten...
“Dollar ti won” is one of the most popular phrases you hear every day. And the high rate of the dollar to the naira has been making us scared to be quite honest. Image: popcorn horror   But see we have faith and that’s why good news like this sweetens us. Just look at this beautiful picture of the dollar closing at N380/400 Dollar closed at 380/400 today At this rate, it could be less than 300 by next week. Pray it never goes up again
In case you had no idea, Mother’s Day is on Sunday! Yes, this coming Sunday! Well, one of the many mother’s days we have in the year. The day that celebrates all the wonderful mothers around the world. This is also the perfect day to gift your mother or a loving mother you know such as your wife, sister, friend etc as a sign of appreciation. The million dollar question, however, is always ‘what do I gift a mum?’ Luckily, particular cliche gifts will work for any woman albeit, be sure...
Plantain is the food of the gods. Plantain is really amazing and it just has so many endless possibilities. It’s also super delicious and whether you’re eating it alone or in addition to another meal, you’re sure to be delighted. Here are 10 pictures of plantain in all its various forms.  1. Fried Plantain Image: Oya Come Chop   2. Plantain Pottage Image- Dooney’s kitchen   3. Boiled plantain Image- Dobby’sSignature   4. Plantain chips Image: ServeP...
Thinking of your next outfit for an event? Dress better with these great inspirations from some beautiful dresses. 1. Gorgeous. Shoot for 2017 calendar IPMC #model @berlamundi #stylist @urtailorstailor.official #mua @impressionsbyeli A post shared by Yaw Pare (@yaw_pare) on Dec 31, 2016 at 2:13pm PST   2. Modern style.
NTV’s Swahili news anchor Jamila Mohamed is a beauty. Jamila had gone on a brief hiatus but now she’s back on our screens full-time. Of course we are glad that we are going to see her like every day. Here are random photos of the anchor looking amazing: 1. Preparing for the news. Busy bee!!! @ntvkenya #onairnow A post shared by Jamila Mohamed (@jamilantv) on Mar 14, 2017 at 9:08am PDT   2. Kaselfie tu.  Happy International women's day to all you amazing ladies&...
Tragedy has hit the family of veteran televangelist Pastor Pius Muiru of Maximum Miracle Center. The pastor’s mother has been murdered. The late Grace Wangari Mwangi, went missing over the weekend and it was soon discovered that she had been kidnapped. Concerned neighbors searched for her in groups and finally, her remains were found buried in in a shallow grave at her farm in Karega, Kigumo constituency. Here is the scene of the murder. Image: Radio Citizen Two suspects have been arreste...