Day 4 of the Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week has come to a closeLanre Da Silva Ajayi‘s collection was so beautiful. The designer is known for using silks lace and other delicate, feminine fabrics to create a masterpiece collection, almost like wearable art.
Here are some wonderful designs from Lanre Da Silva Ajayi's collection.
What a day!
atmosphere, a weather like a blast furnace, you would think someone left the
portals of hell open as hot airs oozed out and swirled around.
As I stood under
the sweltering air waiting to
be attended, my patient snapped, face puffed up with anger, I raised my voice
at the fish seller. “Madam, please hurry up now or do you want me to sleep in
this market?” “Aunty me, a beg no vex I dey come.” With
both hands up in supplication, she appealed to me.
These market women
could be irritating, once they collect your money, they left you standing to
attend to a new customer.
The harshness in my voice and my unsmiling
face made her stopped haggling with the next customer, and with a plea for her
to wait, she took the fish I paid for,
cut it, wrapped it and gave to me with a smile meant to thaw my anger.
I took it and ignored her smile. I didn’t
need it; she had kept me more than necessary under a boiling sun. Once I stowed
the fish i…
The author It is really heart-warming seeing a young man striving to excel in every aspect of his life, when someone this young discovers his purpose early in life and follows it through with tangible achievement, the sky is not even the limit.
In this day of social media crush by the youths, a young man has decided to add value to his life and that of others. Not only did he write a book, The force of positive thinking, that will impart and motivate his generation but that the proceedings from the sale of the book would go into assisting other youths in the funding of their education – what a commendable achievement and sacrifice.
This humble, talented and generous young man is Ekere Goodluck Ebimobowei, author of, The force of positive thinking. He is a speaker, writer and a young entrepreneur and an undergraduate, presently studying Business Administration in Covenant University.
About the book:
The force of positive thinking is a book written to inform, impart, reform and transform yo…
I guess it is time to ditch our ostrich mentality and really take a critical, analytical and conscious interest in what is happening in our country. Every day I go out, people are going about their business as usually, are we blind or deaf to the rumbling and cracking around us?
We have become so complacent that we take a lot of things for granted. We fold hands, we talk, and we argue at bars and public buses and insult ourselves on social media on issues boarding on the unity of this country. All these with little or no positive action or positive ideas on how to stop this evil tide before it carry us into turbulent waters.
Are we going to allow history to repeat itself? A group who called themselves, the Northern Youth had issued a 90-day ultimatum to igbos to leave the north. Yah, the Kaduna Governor has spoken, the V.P has spoken and the 19 Northern Governors have spoken too.
But that’s words, are we going to trust their words. Well their action or inaction will determine if …