Tempted to cheat? Here’s what to do when it feels too difficult to stay faithful

People with partners get wooed, seduced and tempted all the time. How do you not go under in situations like this? Avoiding the temptation to cheat is an exercise every couple should be dedicated to. [Credit Sohbethattixx] Understandably, the decision to stay faithful to your partner, or to your marriage vows will take a lot […]

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Odio Mimonet’s AW19 show is a tale of two women; Mimi and Odio, and a celebration of the multifaceted modern African woman

Odio Mimonet’s AW19 show is a tale of two women; Mimi and Odio, and a celebration of the multifaceted modern African woman [Credit: Arise Fashion Week] The dust has settled on a hectic weekend in Lagos, packed with activities, one of them being the annual Arise Fashion Week which sees designers from around the world […]

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Long Distance Relationships: 5 ways to love right when you’re miles apart

If you really intend to make your long-distance work like magic, you can’t afford to not take these rules seriously.  Long distance relationships are feared because of the physical intimacy it yanks from partners Being in a long-distance relationship could indeed be trying and difficult. There will be days when you’ll long to just be […]

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5 effective ways to deal with hyperpigmentation and dark spots

5 effective ways to deal with hyper-pigmentation and dark spots [Credit: Everyday Health] Hyperpigmentation is a darkening and discoloration of the skin which is usually harmless but aesthetically displeasing. Here are 5 effective ways to deal with it. Hyerpigmentation is a condition in which patches of skin become darker in colour than the normal surrounding skin. […]

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Meet the Nigerian ‘Game Changers’ of 2019

Of the 15 people listed by popular economist Bismarck Rewane, nine are Nigerians. Aliko Dangote is one of the Nigerian ‘Game Changers’ of 2019 Popular economist Bismarck Rewane shares his ‘Game Changers’ of the year Of the 15 personalities, nine are Nigerians. They include Aliko Dangote, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Oby Ezekwesili, Wizkid and Kemi Adetiba. […]

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For Guys: Every important thing to know about sex before dating anyone

In this article, we list all the important things every man should know before going into a relationship with any woman. In a previous article, we have listed all the things women need to know before dating any man. And it does not matter that the relationship is going to be a celibate one. You […]

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Here are 7 things your partner does not need to know about you

Here are things you really should not be talking to your partner about. [Credit: Black Excellence] Of course, very relationship should be built on trust; but there’s a limit to openness and there exist things your partner does not really need to know. In essence, it’s OK to cut down on openness in a relationship […]

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3 ways to ensure your relationship does not get boring

3 ways to ensure your relationship does not become boring [Credit: YTH] Things you can do to create a conducive environment for love to keep growing. No one really wants attention that does not last, or interest that is not sustained, especially from someone they fancy. Whether before or after a relationship begins, it expected […]

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Ladies! Here’s one major reason why guys suddenly stop showing interest in you after some time

Sad woman after a breakup [Source: LovePanky] It is usually not even about you! Too many times, women have complained about men blowing hot one day and going cold turkey the next. Many women are all too familiar with men who sweep into the scene; showing all the interest, sending endless messages, giving compliments and […]

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Fela and the Kalakuta Queens makes a major hit in South Africa Yesterday at 6:10 PM Tell your friends …The Musical everyone is talking about Fela and the Kalakuta Queens makes a major hit in South Africa Astounding! Insightful! Captivating! World class and much more has been the words used by South Africans to qualify […]

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Fashion blogger Winnie Leon inspires 5 valuable style tips for curvy girls

Fashion, beauty and lifestyle enthusiast Winnie Leon flies the flag for curvy girls everywhere and shows that bigger girls do not have to be bound to rigid style rules, here’s how! For decades, fashion has held women by hostage but putting them in boxes and telling certain women they cannot wear certain styles. Whilst, there […]

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Bill Gates is worth $95 billion and he plans to give most of it away — here’s how he spends his money now, from a luxury car collection to incredible real estate

bill gates Bill Gates , the world’s second-richest person, has an estimated net worth of $94.8 billion , according to Forbes. While he indulges in a few luxuries, they make up only a fraction of his fortune. He mainly spends his billions on charity through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and plans to give […]

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The top 10 philanthropists in Nigeria

Aliko Dangote, President and Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Group and Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting 2014, speaks during a session at the WEF in Davos January 22, 2014. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse The Top10 magazine, Nigeria’s monthly publication, has released the list of top 10 philanthropists committing a substantial part of the […]

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Pulse Opinion: Is complete honesty really needed in relationships?

Are there supposed to be things left unsaid in a relationship? Is complete honesty really needed in relationships? [Credit: LovePanky] Everyone I know wants honesty in their relationship. Of course, I want my partner to be honest with me, too. Honesty in this context is synonymous to transparency and openness. But here’s the deal: to […]

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Highlights from the Lord’s Achievers Award event

The Lord’s Achievers Award, held at the Radisson Blu Hotel in GRA, Ikeja, on Sunday, the 24th of March, 2019, was a memorable evening of inspiration, fun, and distinction! An initiative of Lord’s Dry Gin, the event celebrated standout individuals operating in different landscapes in Nigeria: Health (Dr Chioma Nwakanma), Professional (Abiola Adekoya), Tech (Nkemdilim […]

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Lagos Fashion Week returns with their career-changing N10,000,000 Fashion Focus Fund

Lagos Fashion Week returns with their career-changing N10,000,000 Fashion Focus Fund On Friday 5th April, 2019, Lagos Fashion Week will host Fashion Focus Fund Live, a business plan pitch presentation to determine the recipient of the Fashion Focus Fund. Launched last year, Fashion Focus Fund Live invites Fashion Focus finalists to present their business plans […]

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5 ways to relieve a stomach ulcer at home using natural remedies

Ulcers can develop in most parts of one’s body including the lining of the stomach. Though there is no complete cure, some natural remedies can help relieve the pain and various symptoms that ulcers illicit. Stomach ulcers are sores that develop in the lining of the stomach or part of the small intestine. Stomach ulcers […]

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What you should never do if you catch a partner cheating

How not to behave when you discover your partner’s unfaithfulness. What if you catch a partner cheating [Credit: Binhu] Unfaithful partners get discovered every now and then, but what next after that earth-shattering discovery? What are you supposed to do, and what are you not supposed to? The chances of catching a cheating girlfriend or […]

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Here are 5 sexual mistakes men need to stop making – NOW!

Dear men, women would rather have you do the five things listed in this article differently. It’s time to fix up! Many men see themselves as sex experts but many times, such men can’t even properly satisfy their wives/girlfriends as the women would like. And really, what’s the point of the act when your partner […]

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Relationship Talk With Bukky: What if your partner decides to take a very long break from sex?

What if your partner decides to take a long break from sex? [Credit: RealGitz] I met this girl when we were in year one and we started dating. There was no sexual activity for over a year. I started sleeping with her after a year and we were comfortable with each other in the sense […]

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Meet Nkechi Cryan, the art consultant committed to safeguarding Africa’s space in the global art community, one artist at a time

As we drive into the underground car park of Eko Pearl Towers, nestled in the heart of Lagos’ most prolific real estate master stroke, Eko Atlantic, the stage is set for a new era. Eko Atlantic represents a new dawn for a city on the rise. What better place to hold an exhibition for an […]

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Neglect, revenge and other common reasons why married women cheat

Why, exactly, do women cheat? [Credit: Odyssey] Don’t lose your woman when it can absolutely be avoided. You might be shocked at the number of married women who engage in extra-marital affairs. It may not be as blatant as that of some married men, or not as well-publicised because they hardly get caught, but don’t […]

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How a hashtag #ThisIsMyHustle, paved way for young Nigerians to make good returns in business

The owners of small businesses in Nigeria have enjoyed an increase in their sales since a viral marketing campaign #ThisIsMyHustle, began in March 2019. Some have enjoyed patronage for customers outside the country including North America. [Business Elites Africa] A small network of entrepreneurs beat their own expectations after a hashtag #ThisIsMyHustle, linked them with […]

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Recipe of the day: How to prepare Panla stew

Vegetable and Panla stew [Sisi Yemmie] Ingredients  3 big Panla (cleaned and in pieces) 10 plum Tomatoes (roughly blended) 1 big Onion (chopped) 4 fresh peppers (roughly blended) 1 small Green Bell Pepper (chopped) 1 tbsp Ground crayfish 1 tsp chopped Ginger Salt to taste 1 tsp Thyme 1 Seasoning Cube 1/2 cup Vegetable Oil […]

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You probably want to stay away from these forbidden sites in Nigeria

Osun-osogbo shrine [Culture trip] Be it because of their fragility or religious affinities, there are some landmarks that are completely off-limits. Some places in Nigeria are full of intrigues and shrouded with mysteries that we can’t just explain them away. Whether you believe in ghosts or not, these places cannot be legally visited as they […]

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Here are the most popular languages spoken in West Africa

Nigeria ranked third country with the most spoken language Africa is one of the greatest concentrations of linguistic diversity in the world. Africa’s cultural diversity cannot be overstated. There are around 2,000 languages spoken in Africa with Nigerians alone speaking over 250 languages. In West Africa, however, here are the languages with the highest number […]

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Elliptical Vs. Treadmill: Which Is A Better Cardio Machine?

Elliptical Vs. Treadmill: Which Is Better? In the era of virtual fitness, high intensity interval training, and more boutique studios than you can count, it’s easy to forget about two cardio classics: the elliptical and the treadmill. Of course, both machines promise to cater to your cardio needs-and most gyms usually dedicate equal space to […]

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Deaf, Transgender Artist Chella Man Will Play Jericho in DC’s ‘Titans’

Deaf, Trans Artist to Play Superhero on Titans DC just announced the casting of Chella Man as Jericho in Season 2 of its hit teen series, Titans. Man is a deaf and transgender actor, artist and activist, and his addition to the show as mute bisexual hero Jericho is big news for comics fans who […]

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Miami Art Week tags a major fair “Èkó Miami” as a nod to African Contemporary Art

African art takes centre stage in Miami Art Week [Black Pages Miami] This year, Miami Art Week, which holds annually during the first week in December, will devote one of its major fairs to African Contemporary Art. The organizers of Miami Art Week are paying more attention to Africa, and Lagos in particular, as preparations gather momentum for the […]

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Here are the 5 body-boosting benefits of castor oil

The use of castor oil goes as far back as the ancient Egyptians, who used it to treat eye irritations and as a potent natural skincare treatment. Here are the 5 body-boosting benefits of castor oil [Credit: www.healthline.com] For centuries, at the first sign of illness, elders would immediately turn to giving their children castor oil either […]

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Adut Akech looks breathtaking in couture on the cover of Vogue Paris April issue

Adut Akech looks breathtaking in couture on the cover of Vogue Paris April issue [Credit: www.vogue.fr] Adut Akech Bior showed why she was recently voted ‘Model of the Year’ as she graced the cover of the prestigious Vogue Paris magazine. The 19-year-old looked amazing as she posed in a pink haute couture ensemble for the […]

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Nigerians on social media and the viral ‘smiling Buddha’ craze

The smiling Buddha, currently stirring conversations on Nigerian social media. (Collective Evolution) The practice of Buddhism and the dark story of the laughing Buddha. The smiling Buddha picture is back and this time, it is taking no prisoners. As this story is being typed, at 11:44 am on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, ‘Buddha’ is the […]

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Pulse Exclusive: Omawumi, Waje get candid on the importance of dating only for the right reasons

Waje Iruobe and Omawumi Megbele were recently guests here at Pulse and we sat with them to give us insight into some love, relationships and marriage issues. Read on. Omawumi and Waje recently co-produced their first movie together ‘She Is’ Off the back of their new, jointly-produced movie, “She Is”, Waje and Omowunmi visit Pulse, and during the […]

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5 careers to consider if you have a Master’s in Business Management

Having a Master’s degree can increase your chances of getting a job; and if you have an MSc in management, you have certainly taken a step to make yourself a desirable and valuable candidate for employers. You need to ask these important questions before make a career choice. With your Msc in management, you can […]

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John Legend And Chrissy Teigen’s Relationship Is What Social Media Dreams Are Made Of

Model, author, and unofficial queen of Twitter, Chrissy Teigen, has been with the EGOT-winning singer and The Voice judge John Legend for twelve years (theyve been married for five) and have two adorable children together. And in that time, theyve taken what it means to be a social media official couple to another level (Chrissy […]

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Africa: Here are 5 of the most beautiful places in nature

Africa is a remarkable continent with some truly spectacular scenery and wildlife but there are just some experiences and scenery that stand out more than others. Most beautiful places in Africa If you love travelling, then these are five of the most beautiful places to visit in Africa. 1 . Victoria Falls On either side […]

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The Python: A reverred symbol of worship in Nigeria

A tourist carrying a snake at Temple des pythons [Black feelings] In many religions across Africa, pythons represent something sacred and reverred. The first place that comes to mind is the very popular Python Temple in Ouidah, Benin Republic. The temple is a historical and modern symbolism of spiritual practice in Benin republic. It also […]

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The Super Worm Moon Is Here To Make You Question All Your Life Choices

What The Super Worm Moon Means For Your Sign On March 20, the Super Worm Moon is happening, and it’s the last supermoon of the year. The Super Worm Moon is extra special because it coincides with the spring equinox-the start of spring. The Super Worm Moon is all about finding your place in the […]

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It’s dangerous if your partner stays friends with their ex, study says

Allowing your man or woman stay cool with their exes will likely end in trouble, according to this survey. It’s not cool to allow your boo stay friends with their ex [Credit: Muswada] It’s an uncool thing to do if you allow your girlfriend or boyfriend stay close friends with their ex. Of course, when […]

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Ensure regular eye check to prevent glaucoma – Expert advises

It may be of some use in treating glaucoma, or it may be possible to derive a drug from marijuana for this use. A Consultant Ophthalmologist, Dr Festus Osoba, on Sunday urged Nigerians to ensure regular check of their eyes with the right professional to prevent late presentation of glaucoma disease Osoba ,who is the […]

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MoreBranches launch new monthly afro-fusion party themed “Fàájì Repete”

Afro-fusion party, Fàájì Repete will hold this March at GreenSpace. Fàájì Repete will be holding on Saturday, March 23, 2018, 5PM at GreenSpace, Tokunbo Omisore street, off Admiralty way, Lekki. The aim of this monthly rave put together by MoreBranches is to interact and network without boarders through music, food, skating, curated art installations, and […]

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Here are unforgivable secrets you should never keep from your partner

3 unforgivable secrets you should never keep from your man [Credit: NBC News] The rule of communication and honesty in relationships ensures that there are some unforgivable things you shouldn’t hide from your boyfriend. To excel in your relationship, you just need to be as open and honest as possible. The degree of acceptable openness […]

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World Kidney Day: Obaseki plans compulsory medical test for Edo workers

Kidney facts that you need to know on World Kidney Day 2019 [Credit: Vecteezy] Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, says his administration is working on a plan that will mandate workers in the state to undergo annual medical tests. Mr Crusoe Osagie, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and Communication strategy, disclosed this […]

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5 signs your university really cares about your future career

If your university provides these five things, you’re in a good school. Read on. African American students on campus (blkgldradio) Dear undergraduates, if someone asks you why you are chasing a degree certificate in your higher institution, your response will most likely be tied to getting a good job. The dream to get a good […]

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3 reasons why taking online courses is a good idea

With you and your laptop, you can study anywhere you choose to learn from (BBC) If you’ve ever wondered why you need to take an online course, read this to the end. Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) is gaining more popularity among young and old professionals who want to acquire new knowledge, improve their skills […]

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