Ramadan: Tips for the Last 10 Nights


1. Do not let your ‘performance’ until now affect your last 10 days. The moment of forgiveness could be today or anytime in the coming days! It is not all lost! Chin up and get ready to make it your best yet! Start with a positive, sincere intention! 2. Today, take a little time to…

Chic Afrique! UK based Design Label Eldimaa Debuts its 2013 Collection


UK based fashion labelEldimaa Fashion, created byElizabeth Eldimaawas createdin 2009. The label, known for its high quality pieces with a fusion between African prints and British culture now presents its 2013 collection. The female line centers its production ethics on making colourful, exciting, stylish and great quality items for Africans and beyond. Their range includes…

UK visa: Nigerians begin payment of £3,000 bond Nov


  OUTCRY against its £3,000 tourists visa bond notwithstanding, Britain will commence the scheme in the six listed Commonwealth countries in November, Financial Times report quoted the Home Office as saying. The Commonwealth countries to be affected by the policy which was announced in June are Nigeria, India, Kenya, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Bangladesh. The…

Health alert: Your cell phone is making you fat!


IF you are trying to lose weight, and you sincerely wish to succeed in your weight loss plan, you need to ditch your cell phone. Why? The short answer: Your cell phone is making you fat. That smart little gadget of yours which has become the centre of your world of late, is slowly but…

RAMADAN: Feeding the poor, profitable venture with no risk


Fasting for a couple of days might be all it takes to understand the suffering of those who go without food in their own way of life. Understanding the plight of the poor is one part of what Ramadan is meant to achieve. We are therefore reminded severally both in the Qur’an and hadith that…

Senate did not vote on marriage age (RIGHT OF REPLY)


Senator ENYI ABARIBE is Chairman, Senate Committee on Information, Media and Public Affairs. THE  Senate last week voted on the report of its Constitution Review Committee and at the end of it all, it once again achieved a milestone in altering the 1999 Constitution to bring the document in line with the general aspirations of…

Cesc Fabregas: David Moyes unsure of new Man Utd bid


Manchester United manager David Moyes is confident he will add to his squad this summer, but has yet to decide whether he will make a third bid for Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas. United have had two bids rejected for the 26-year-old with Barcelona insistent he is not for sale. “I couldn’t tell you if there will…

Back in Black


She’s baaaaaaaaaack, the unstoppable Australian returns with a vengeance, snapping up one of the season’s best campaigns and showing off newly dyed chocolate locks. Abbey Lee Kershaw shows off those chiseled cheekbones alongside Adrien Sahores in the latest ads for Gucci. Styled by Edward Enninful and shot by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott the fall…