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Poetry

Open Letter by WanaWana Featuring Titilope

  It has been over a year since i started working on my sophomore poetry album and i have to admit, it hasn’t been easy but more importantly i am happy with the results so far. The album will be titled “In memory of forgetting” as when i started recording a lot of the poems, […]

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With Love From Me And Jumia Curvy

I’m super duper excited to be partnering with Jumia the online retailer once again to promote their plus size clothing. So yes, we put together another lookbook considering valentine’s day is just around the corner. I must say it was a lot of fun getting to play dress up. This is not to say that this […]

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Airtel Touching Lives Episode Two

  So i have no qualms admitting that i am an emotional cry baby. Well i tell myself crying is cathartic but i must admit the people i met on this show broke me to pieces. It’s so easy to become desensitised, jaded and ultimately numb living in this society  and every now and again […]

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Pep Talk Episode One

  So i finally decided to start a video blog on my youtube channel after much pressing and prodding from friends and supporters of my work. I will admit, i was a bit apprehensive because i didn’t want to feel like i was recording a vlog just for the sake of it. So it has […]

Videos

Airtel Touching Lives Episode One

  Toward the end of last year, i scored a gig as the host of a new television show called Touching Lives. The programme seeks to identify underprivileged persons with specific challenges and struggles with the ultimate objective of providing the needed help to empower and enrich the lives of these individuals. Touching Lives is a CSR […]

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Happy New Year

  Hey Everyone Asides turning thirty this year, i met so many incredible people, had equally amazing moment and i also experienced many firsts to which i remain eternally grateful.There are a few lessons i learnt this year and here are some i will like to leave you with. 1 It gets better 2 It’s […]

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The Inspire Series Presents Redefining Beauty

  We are qualified by the way we look, not by the quality of our spirit, work or character. Society constantly uses the external to qualify and in many cases sets unrealistic expectations of what we should look like or aspire to look like. The Redefining Beauty event aims to explore the narrative of beauty […]

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My Short Film Shrink

  Again i am equally as nervous as i am excited. I have finally tried my hands at a little experimental film. It is my first so please don’t judge too harshly. It all started from a short story i wrote a few years ago called Shrink. A story about a very self aware young […]

Writing

6 Tips to Crush Insecurity & Boost Your Confidence

  Lately I have been receiving tonnes of emails and equally having lots of conversations about confidence and how little of it there seems to be. I am coming to the realisation that much like a lot of things, we trivialise it all by making it about the peripheral – getting a new wardrobe, or […]

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Fat Girls Anonymous; You Are Deserving

A friend once shared with me his two most cherished life philosophies which he also shared with his daughter when she was very young. The first; no one has the right to treat you less than you are. The second; unrequited love is bullshit. Well where was he when I was a little girl?  It […]