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Women Lifestyle: The Do’s and Don’ts of Dressing Your (Growing) Bump

I remember vividly the day my favorite jeans stopped buttoning when I was about six or seven months pregnant. I even teared up (thanks hormones!). My response may have been overly dramatic, but a good fit, nice color, and pretty silhouette go a long way to making you feel like a million bucks. When you’re pregnant, dressing can be a major fashion challenge even for the trendiest mom-to-be because your body is always changing, and you don’t know which clothes in your closet are going to fit from day to day. Suddenly, you’re dressing this body that seems totally foreign to...

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Health Today: Reasons To Switch Out Your Face Wash For Apple Cider Vinegar

 Apple cider vinegar is a strong anti-fungal, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory agent, which can help exfoliate your skin and balance the pH. Among other things, vinegar can cure acne and make your skin look younger. And these are only two of the reasons you have to include vinegar in your skincare routine. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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Fulani herdsmen decry poisoning of grazing land in Ibarapa, warn against crisis

The Janu Nati Fulbe Association of Nigeria (JANFAN), Oyo State Chapter, have called the attention of the Governor of Oyo State, Governor Isiaka Abiola Ajimobi, on behalf of their members, Fulani cattle herder who reside in the Ibarapa area of Oyo State, to the recent poisoning of grazing fields by certain farmers in the area. In a letter made available to the Saturday Tribune, it was stated that farmers in Ibarapa zone, especially Ibarapa North and Central. These farmers are allegedly of the habit of using poisonous substances on their grazing lands, a situation which has caused the death of a large...

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Real Men: Haircuts You Must Never Miss In 2017

There are many ways to style black men’s hair. They can choose to go for natural, Fro, dreads,  long, short, shaved, tapered and many more. If you have been contemplating on changing your haircut, you would find this list very helpful. I know how hard and daunting it is to find the perfect haircut especially if you have been used to sporting a long or short hair cut. Here I have listed and divided the best black men haircuts from short to long. Do not just standout with your hairstyle this year, nail the best look for your all year...

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NYSC to commence 2016 Batch B orientation January 24

THE second stream of 2016/2017 Batch B orientation of the National Youth Service Corps NYSC will commence on Tuesday, January 24, 2017, the Federal Government FG has said. It said the orientation will commence at the designated NYSC orientation camps in states across the country. The Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung, in a statement issued and signed by the Director of Press Unit, Mr Tolu Makinde, on Monday in Abuja commended the cooperation of prospective corps members, parents and stakeholders. He assured that steps have been taken to ensure security of prospective corps members and are given...

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Armed robbers kill rider, snatch his motorcycle in Ibadan

 Unknown gunmen chased a motorcycle rider to an area on Lodge Street, Oke Ado, Ibadan, Oyo State,  on Monday night and shot him on the head at close range, after which they went away with his motorcycle. When correspondence got to the scene of the incident a few minutes after it occurred, it was learnt that the man, whose identity was unknown, was shot at about 7.55p.m. A resident of the street who spoke under anonymity said that he was sitting outside when he noticed two motorcycles following each other. The deceased, it was said, rode alone on his bike...

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Hoodlums beat Baale deposed by Olubadan

The battle for the chieftaincy title of Baale of Olode in Ibadan got messier at the weekend as some suspected hoodlums pounced on Chief Lukman Ilufemiloye Alao, who was recently deposed by the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, his wife and children and beating them to stupor. The chief, who was rushed to the Adeoyo Medical Hospital, Ibadan for treatment after the beating had challenged the decision taken by Olubadan in court saying it was unfair as he claimed he didn’t do anything to warrant his removal from office. The injured community ruler who also had his Lexus Sports...