LIFESTYLE

“OSU” (DICHOTOMY IN IGBO LAND)

Who is an Osu in Igbo Community? For Achebe (1994:156) An Osu, is a person dedicated to a god, a thing set apart, a taboo forever and his children after him. Dike (2007:12) defined an Osu as an outcast, a person whose ancestors were sacrificed or dedicated to the local deity in the Igbo Community… Continue reading “OSU” (DICHOTOMY IN IGBO LAND)

NEWS

DIVORCE BATTLE: BERNIE ECCLESTONE’S DAUGHTER, PETRA IS DIVORCING JAMES STUNT

They married in an Italian castle and were serenaded by an array of pop stars. But almost six years after their £12million fairy-tale nuptials, Bernie Ecclestone’s daughter Petra is divorcing her husband James Stunt in what could be the biggest settlement in celebrity history. The youngest daughter of the billionaire Formula One tycoon is embroiled… Continue reading DIVORCE BATTLE: BERNIE ECCLESTONE’S DAUGHTER, PETRA IS DIVORCING JAMES STUNT

Beauty · Reviews

REVIEW: CLINIQUE ANTI-BLEMISH SOAP FOR ACNE TREATMENT

Is Clinque soap for acne worth the hype? Acne, also known as acne vulgaris, is a long-term skin disease that occurs when hair follicles are clogged with dead skin cells and oil from the skin. It is characterized by blackheads or Whitehead, pimples, oily skin, and possible scarring  (according to Wikipedia). It's been 5 years… Continue reading REVIEW: CLINIQUE ANTI-BLEMISH SOAP FOR ACNE TREATMENT

Person of the week

PERSON OF THE WEEK: AJIKE ADEBIMPE – FOUNDER, AJIKE SHEA CENTRE GHANA

Today, we are privileged to have the Founder of Ajike Shea Centre Ghana, Ajike Adebimpe, grace Our Person of the Week column. I was quickly drawn to her when I saw how passionate she is about her work. Ajike is a successful entrepreneur in the shea butter industry but notwithstanding her accomplishments and glowing reviews,… Continue reading PERSON OF THE WEEK: AJIKE ADEBIMPE – FOUNDER, AJIKE SHEA CENTRE GHANA

VIDEOS

PERSONS OF THE WEEK: OUR GREATEST INTERVIEWS SO FAR

Since the launch of my blog, we've interviewed 5 powerful persons on our person of the week column .you can't afford to miss any of them. Visit www.chiomaokoyeakpawusi.com/person-of-the-week now to see how far we've gone. Please don't forget to sign up with your email or click on the follow button to get updates whenever we… Continue reading PERSONS OF THE WEEK: OUR GREATEST INTERVIEWS SO FAR

RELIGION

PRINCIPLES OF MEDITATION

Bible Texts: Joshua 1:8, Psalm 77:6-12, Ephesians 4:22-24. Anyone can be rich but the sustenance is what matters the most. The devil has only counterfeit blessings and we must acknowledge that there is good success and also bad success. Joshua 1:8. There are certain principles that govern the reprogramming of the mind. If these principles… Continue reading PRINCIPLES OF MEDITATION

Dear omaguru

DEAR OMAGURU: MISS MAKEUP ARTIST

Omaguru is our in-house professional makeup artist here to answer your beauty related questions. Write her on omaguruadvice@gmail.com. Dear Omaguru, My wedding is coming up in few months time but I don’t know any Make Up Artist that will beautify me on my big day. Do you have any recommendations? I live in Abuja. Thank… Continue reading DEAR OMAGURU: MISS MAKEUP ARTIST

LIFESTYLE

IGBO AND ANCESTORS

The ancestors have special place among the Igbo people. They are given their due honour and respect among the people and community. The primary duty of the ancestors is to guide and promote the welfare of the people/community members. In Igbo worldview, it is believed communion and communication go on between the dead ancestors and… Continue reading IGBO AND ANCESTORS

Reviews

MY MICHAEL KORS EXPERIENCE

I've had many wristwatches but none has had a wow effect on me like my wristwatch from this high-end brand, Michael Kors. 2 years ago, I welcomed Michael Kors MK5613 Women's Diamante Embellished Single Chronograph Bracelet Silver Watch, into my life to help me keep track of the day, but 'She' ended up adding sophistication… Continue reading MY MICHAEL KORS EXPERIENCE