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Sunday, September 23, 2018
Beyonce
Rokael Lizama started his career grooming men like Drake and Kanye West. And now, he's an in-demand makeup artist for A-list celebrities like Beyoncé, the Kardashians, and Mariah Carey. When asked about the pivot in his career, he confidently says, "It was my destiny to be doing makeup." For Hispanic Heritage Month, the Mexican-El Salvadoran makeup artist shares the journey, from homelessness to...
Kesha
I know many people from my generation are cynical about politics — and I don’t blame anyone for that cynicism. The current situation in our country, where every day the news brings word of yet another attack on civil rights for marginalized people, and where political polarization has made it difficult to even have conversations about the issues, is...
Temi Otedola
Oil magnate, Femi Otedola's daughter, Temi has openly declared that she's a proud feminist. The fashion blogger made this known on her Twitter page after a follower reacted to her tweet about women going through the most heartbreaks. Feminism is a range of political movements, ideologies, and social movements that share a common goal: to define, establish, and achieve political, economic, personal, and social equality...
Silas Adekunle
Silas Adekunle, a 26-year-old Nigerian, credited for building the world’s first gaming robot, has just become the highest paid in the field of Robotic engineering. He achieved this feat after signing a new deal with the world’s reputable software manufacturers, Apple Inc. The robotics engineer was also named as “Someone to Watch in 2018” by the Black Hedge Fund Group....
Coca Cola
The world’s biggest beverage company Coca-Cola is said to be in talks with cannabis company Aurora Cannabis Inc. to develop cannabis-infused drinks. BNN Bloomberg says Coca-Cola is interested in developing the drinks which a source has said will fall into the ‘recovery drink’ category. The drinks will be expected to ease inflammation, pain and cramping. Although the company refused to comment on the...
Lady Gaga
What can Mother Monster not do?! Lady Gaga not only is she a great singer, flawless dancer, incredible entertainer, and owner of six Grammys and a Golden Globe award, she's also on her way to adding beauty businesswoman to the list. Trendmood teased the news, and according to the United States Patent and Trademark Office, the rumor is true: Haus...
Meghan Markle
In case you need more proof that Meghan Markle is a lovely human who everyone should aspire to be more like, Kensington Palace just revealed that she co-authored a cookbook with women affected by the 2017 Grenfell Tower Fire in London. In a series of tweets, Kensington Palace explains that last summer "a group of women gathered in a communal...
TIME Magazine
Salesforce co-founder, the billionaire Marc Benioff, has agreed to buy TIME Magazine for $190 million, the Wall Street Journal reports. TIME Magazine, which is known for its iconic red-bordered covers, was bought as a part of Time Inc. by Meredith Corp. just 8 months ago for $2.8 billion. The power of Time has always been in its unique storytelling of the people & issues that affect us all & connect us all....
Amber Rose
The police are currently hunting for Amber Rose‘s engagement ring from ex Wiz Khalifa after she reportedly filed a report claiming she couldn’t find it. According to TMZ, Rose filed a report on Thursday with LAPD upon discovering the ring was no longer in her closet. The report also revealed that the last time Amber sighted the ring was in August and she is currently heartbroken...
Marc Jacobs and Rihanna
Marc Jacobs took to his Instagram page to clear the air as regards an ongoing controversy on Twitter. The final day of NYFW was supposed to end with both Marc Jacobs and Rihanna showcasing. While Marc’s show was slated for 6 pm, Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty‘s was scheduled for 7:30 pm, making her the closing designer for NYFW 2018. An unusual situation occurred, Marc Jacob’s show did not...
Slickwood
Rihanna's Fenty x Savage show at the New York Fashion Week was memorable all thanks to the amazing diverse models she used, including pregnant Slick Woods. It has now been revealed that 22-year-old Slick Woods went into labour as she stepped off the catwalk and was taken to the nearest hospital by parademics who showed up to help her, says TMZ. Slick...
Kylie Jenner,
Makeup mogul, Kylie Jenner, 21, has opened up about being bullied "by the whole world" since the age of nine in a heartfelt video released on her Snapchat. Her sister, Kendall Jenner, 22 shared the video on Twitter on Thursday morning, with the caption, "That made me cry." The video begins with Jenner's words appearing on screen, "Half of you guys think I'm weird. And the other...
Denola Grey
Actor Denola Grey has finally responded to the constant comments from people who say he acts feminine. The media personality said in a series of tweets that he used to feel offended when people tell him he acts like a girl or like a woman but he doesn't anymore because he has come to accept that he is half female...
Ebube Nwagbo
Stylish Nollywood actress, Ebube Nwagbo just debuted her new clothing line called PoshedUp By Ebube Nwagbo A casual chic clothing line inspired by her favourite everyday fashionable looks specially recreated for the everyday woman.  PoshedUp by Ebube seeks to change the fashion industry with its unique assemblage of eclectic fashion wears for women. According to the statement following the release: “The brand’s uniqueness and...
Tanzanian Parliament
The Tanzanian Parliament has banned lawmakers from entering into the premises with fake nails and eyelashes. Premium Times reports that the ban was announced by the Speaker of the National Assembly of Tanzania, Job Ndugai. His claim is that fake nails and lashes pose serious health risks that are “costly to the country.” Short dresses and jeans are also banned from the parliament, and the...
Nigeria Jersey
The Super Eagles’ World Cup kit has been named among the 87 nominees for London’s Design Museum‘s Beazley Designs of the Year, now tell me we did not when the world cup. Designs across 6 categories (architecture, digital, fashion, product, graphics, and transport) are shortlisted every year since 2008 for the prestigious award. This year’s shortlist includes the Super Eagles jersey designed...
Lourdes Leon
A number of models hit the runway for the Gypsy Sport Spring Summer 2019 showcase during New York Fashion Week on Monday, and they went topless beneath barely-there sheaths of material and crop tops. Among the models was Pop Queen Madonna's 21-year-old daughter, Lourdes Leon who made her big runway debut at the New York Fashion Week Lourdes Leon put on a...
Lepacious Bose
Lepacious Bose has listed the things she loves about Ghana and Ghanaians and one of the things she mentioned is that she admires the fact that they do not bleach their skin, unlike Nigerians. The comedienne was at an event in Ghana where she granted an interview. During the interview, she talked about the Ghanaian foods she enjoys. She also...
Depression Art
Amid all the bad news generated day in, day some good news last week: namely the fall in male suicide to its lowest figure in 30 years. It remains the biggest killer of young men, but hopefully the reduction of actual deaths is related to the continuing battle being fought on many fronts against the stigma and taboo that has surrounded mental...
Starboy Jersey
Super Eagles stars Alex Iwobi and Wilfred Ndidi have rocked the new Wizkid jersey by sportswear giants Nike after the official launch on Monday. Both players represented Nigeria at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Also, Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang modeled the jersey through a post on his official Instagram account.  Iwobi, who was ruled out of Saturday’s Africa Cup of...
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