Authors Posts by Zednani

Zednani

In Nigeria there is a stigma that comes from being unwed. Especially when you reach a certain age. Especially when you are a female. When these two instances happen to coincide you are usually deemed a lost cause, you...
Being who you are when you are that individual is harder than it first sounds or appears.Its hard to be comfortable in one's own skin most times, primarily because who you are usually is not 100% in line with...
YouTopia Season 1, Episode 2. Calling All Brand Ambassadors!When a company is attempting to launch a new product or line, one major step includes the casting call for that brand ambassador. For some products it is self-evident who they want and...
Utopia is a state of ideal existence in a world where everything is perfect.YouTopia is (defined by us as) a state of existence where you achieve balance between all aspects of your life. YouTopia is equilibrium. YouTopia is an...
Weave is a very wicked thing! It is a very very wicked thing. An invention rooted in the depth of hell and set on the tracks of terror sewn in by twisted threads! Harsh? Hardly. Does this mean I...
I sit and stare I hope you’re there Somewhere beneath this maskI hope and pray I wash away And hope that you will lastFoundation’s hardly a foundation Mascara doesn’t make my vision clear The blush doesn’t provide the rush Of the blood beckoned by a man’s...
On Twitter this morning I found a retweet by someone I’m following that said: "@StephenAtHome: Valentine's Day is almost here! Ladies, get your hopes up! Fellas, get your apologies ready!" Which I found to be funny, and yet sadly...
 On 12 December 2010, Bolanle Ninalowo won the Best of Nollywood Revelation of the Year Award. For what does he deserve this honour? For writing, producing, directing, and lead acting in the highly anticipated movie – Rebirth. In Rebirth, Bolanle tackled...
Landing in Nigeria is so many feelings at once. Especially for those who haven’t been home in years. It’s you trying to stretch out those kinks that have comfortably found a home into your bones during the 7 -15...
A woman’s role has changed from what it was decades ago. Some of the things men expect women to do today would have been unfathomable in the 70’s, 80’s and maybe into the 90’s. Yet though her role has...