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Akunna Nwala-Akano: The Hair Giant Taking Nigeria’s Beauty Industry to a New Level
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Akunna Nwala-Akano: The Hair Giant Taking Nigeria’s Beauty Industry to a New Level

In person, Akunna Nwala-Akano, the driving force behind one of today’s fastest-growing beauty brands in West Africa, Kukus Group, radiates steely self-assurance. Not that this reporter has expected anything different from a woman who is one of the main players of the booming beauty industry in Africa. On a visual interaction at the brand’s headquarters in Lagos, Nigeria, she looks as striking as seen on the front cover of this issue. The abundant curls of black hair frame her flawless face, complete with immaculate makeup, and she is dressed for not just any but exactly the type of success she wants in a sequined power suit. During the interview session, she wants to broach the topic I least expect on human empowerment when she said: “When you hit a certain level of success, you realize th...
It’s All About Good Leadership And Change For E.U Moses
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It’s All About Good Leadership And Change For E.U Moses

As the charismatic and Christ-centered leader of one of the fastest growing churches in Accra, Ghana, Prophet Moses Ugbogonogo is no stranger to change or leadership. He has grown his church by over 3,500% in less than five years and he has been a blessing to millions in the US, Europe, across Africa, and around the world in person and via syndicated television. Prophet Moses has become both a pillar of faith and a beacon of hope for all who hear his message. Moses Ugbogonogo, the senior pastor of Evangelistic Vine Ministry International, an Apostolic and Prophetic ministry to propagate the gospel of Jesus Christ to this generation with signs following has made a name for himself with his touching messages and lately, his unique take on entrepreneurship in the church. The beginning o...
Time to Aim High: As Nigerian Born Former Vice President Of Bank Of America Remi Duyile Covers Pleasures Magazine May/June 2020 Issue
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Time to Aim High: As Nigerian Born Former Vice President Of Bank Of America Remi Duyile Covers Pleasures Magazine May/June 2020 Issue

It would have been considered an obscene thought that one day, one of the most influential figures in the world of international finance, would be a woman. More accurately, a Nigerian-born, that started her education at Comfort nursery school in Ondo town, south west Nigeria. Remi Duyile is a former Vice President of Bank of America, a serving commissioner in the great state of Maryland and CEO Image Consulting Group, an international consulting firm focused on Human Capital Development, Business Development, Trade and Investment and Access to Capital. She has over the years become a reference point for women’s positive outlook in a society where male dominance thrives. But for her, the head and tail of her journey to success is best described as that of faith, perseverance with a di...
10 Benefits of Dates: From Improving Bone Health to Promoting Beautiful Skin
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10 Benefits of Dates: From Improving Bone Health to Promoting Beautiful Skin

From the time it was discovered, which was thousands of years ago, dates were known to have healing powers. And while science has proved that for sure, we love to eat them mostly because of how delicious these dark fruits are. According to history, date palm is known to have come from what is now Iraq, however Egyptians were known to have made wine with dates a lot earlier as well. Thanks to trade, dates traveled to southwest Asia, Spain, northern Africa, and were later also taken to Mexico and California. Today it continues to be one of the most important ingredients in Middle Eastern cuisine. While there are at least 30 kinds of dates that are found around the world, they pretty much fall under three broad types - soft, semi-dry, and dry, and the differentiation is made according to...
Experience Good food, Great taste at Corporate Jollof n more
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Experience Good food, Great taste at Corporate Jollof n more

Enjoy the luxury of fine dining as our tailored menus give you a range of cuisines to choose from; or better still, dishes can be custom made according to your preference. Our aim at Corporate jollof n more is to gratify your taste buds and leave you wanting more. Corporate jollof n more has made a niche for itself in the outdoor catering industry. We understand that all celebrations are extremely important to our clients and it is our responsibility to make it a memorable one for them. We care about your special moments. We specialize in wedding receptions and rehearsal dinners as well as corporate catering, private functions and "themed" parties we can easily accommodate any event from the smallest to the largest and the simplest to the most elegant. The choices and conveniences of c...
We Deter All Odds To Provide Integrated Ocean, Air Freight Forwarding – Audullahi Saheed Mosadoluwa (DG) B.M.T.C
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We Deter All Odds To Provide Integrated Ocean, Air Freight Forwarding – Audullahi Saheed Mosadoluwa (DG) B.M.T.C

Hon. Audullahi Saheed Mosadoluwa is the founder of BMTC Group, a group of companies based in Nigeria, the U.A.E, China and United Kingdom. He became the first black man appointed to the Board of the Prestigious RMA (Ras Khaimah Movers Association) in 2011. Audullahi holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree (2nd Class Honors Upper Division) in Criminology from the University Of Sharjah. He is a fellow of the Institute of Directors (Dubai Maloum) U.A.E. He holds also a 2003 Advance Diploma of the Aviation Training International (ATI) and also Air Travel Management from the Dubai College of Aviation. With 18 years experience in the Freight Logistics/Transportation industry and 13 years in Air & Sea Freight Chartering Business, Audullahi has vast experience in international trading facilitating ...
Induction Ceremony: Bishop Sam Owusu Appointed UN World Peace Advocate
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Induction Ceremony: Bishop Sam Owusu Appointed UN World Peace Advocate

February 29, 2020, witnessed the historic induction and conferment of the prestigious United Nation Award of Eminent Peace Ambassador to one of Ghana’s most prolific and renowned pastors, Bishop Samuel Ben Owusu. In effect, the man of God is now officially referred to as His Eminent UN Peace Ambassador Bishop Samuel Owusu. As an UN Peace Ambassador, Bishop Sam Owusu has become a member of the elite group of world citizens whose primary responsibility is to ensure and promote peace and harmony amongst humanity and in all facet under the UN 1994 resolution of SDG goals. The International Association of World Peace Advocates (IAWPA) is a body of concerned global citizens whose interest is to represent religions, races, and ethnic diversity of the human family, as well as all disciplines...
THE IGBO AND THE TRADITION OF KOLA NUT
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THE IGBO AND THE TRADITION OF KOLA NUT

The Igbos place an immeasurable value on kola nuts. It is a very essential nut, without which most formal and informal gatherings among them can hardly take place unless an apology is tendered for its unavailability. Kola nut fosters unity among those who partake of its blessing, breaking and eating. Each time it is presented, it is blessed before being consumed. In this feature, we seeks to highlight the principal features of the language used in blessing kola nut among the Igbos of South-East Nigeria. Kola Nut and the Igbo Culture: The culture of a people is their way of life. It encompasses their beliefs, music, art, and social organization. The kola nut is engraved in the culture of the Igbos. There is no part of Igbo land that kola nut is not held in high esteem. In fact, breaking th...
African Safari: A first-timer’s guide
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African Safari: A first-timer’s guide

A special guide report for Australian tourists by Louise Southerden There are luxury safari lodges, family lodges, walking safaris with armed rangers. You can drive your own safari vehicle in places such as Kruger National Park in South Africa, drift over Kenya’s Masai Mara in a hot-air balloon, see wildlife from horseback or a dugout canoe in Botswana. Safari camps accessible only by light aircraft even offer a bonus Out of Africa wildlife-viewing experience. A typical day is bookended by “game drives” at dawn and dusk, when the animals tend to be most active, with plenty of time in between for meals, a bit of R ’n’ R and other activities back at camp or the lodge. How long you go for will depend on your budget, but aim for at least four or five days to give yourself time to adjus...
Join Our Team – Hiring Sales Executives!
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Join Our Team – Hiring Sales Executives!

Embark on an inspirational and life changing journey with one of the world’s news distribution and luxury media Magazine. What sets us apart from other environments is our people! We are unique in our approach, and our culture and environment are founded on two basic concepts – hard work and fun. Pleasures Magazine, the leading luxury and entrepreneurial Magazine, is seeking Sales Executive in London, Dubai, Lagos, Abuja and Accra to join our dynamic and rapidly growing team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for driving company revenue through magazine advertising sales in their assigned territory. Our sales representatives manage our innovative sales process from initial contact to completion. This is a unique opportunity for a tenacious and motivated individual to become part o...