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  Hello beautiful people! Thanks for stopping by once again :) We have just moved to our new self-hosted blog http://www.emekatalks.com We have also moved all our content here over there so you’ll… Continue reading

The 5 Love Languages by Dr. Gary Chapman

Actions don’t always speak louder than words. If this is your love language, unsolicited compliments mean….

7 simple things to say to your partner now that will blow their mind

Yesterday, I saw a couple arguing so loudly in public and it just didn’t seem right to me. I’m not certain but they looked married to me. I thought to myself, maybe a… Continue reading

8 common habits you must control today

We all have different habits – good or bad. It has been said that we ultimately become what we repeatedly do. In other words, If your habits aren’t helping you, then they’re hurting you. there… Continue reading

Meet Hillary Odo: A multi talented Nigerian author with a steaming pen

A couple of days ago, during my visit to the University of Nigeria Nsukka, I met up with recently published Nigerian author, Hillary Odo. His new book was virtually everywhere! Interestingly, he is… Continue reading

The Best in the world: Cristiano Ronaldo wins Fifa Ballon d’Or

Christiano Ronaldo has won the Fifa Ballon d’Or for the second time after a stellar year. The Real Madrid forward was emotional as he collected his award and thanked his team-mates for their… Continue reading

Top 50 motivational speakers in Nigeria and how to contact them

Fela Durotoye Please note that if you are a motivational speaker and want your name listed, please send mail to powermindscommunity@yahoo.com or drgeorgeessien@gmail.com. You should have a site or a blog that contains… Continue reading

An Art Presentation to Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state by Nigerian Artist Mmeri Okoro

Interestingly, he has not studied the art of drawing or painting in any institution but says that practise animates…

29 most striking Questions you must ask yourself this 2014

It’s barely a week into the brand new year and a lot of people are already back to work/school/Business etc. Some have made new year resolutions, others have set goals they hope to… Continue reading

My Message to You this Christmas

Christmas is forever, not for just one day,
For loving, sharing, and giving. The good you do for others is…

39 Most Important things to be thankful for this Christmas

Hello beautiful people. It’s only Just a few days to Christmas! – and there’s really a whole lot to be grateful for. First, I want to say a big thank you to you… Continue reading

Obama’s Powerful Tribute to Nelson Mandela at #MandelaMemorial

Mandela showed us the power of action; of taking risks on behalf of our ideals. Perhaps Madiba was right that he inherited…

Facts & Quotes: Anti-apartheid Icon, Nelson Mandela dies at 95

  Freedom fighter, prisoner, moral compass and South Africa’s symbol of the struggle against racial oppression, Nelson Mandela dies at 95. Nelson Mandela’s willingness to forgive and forget helped peacefully end an era… Continue reading

20 Inspirational Quotes From The Richest Africans

Aliko Dangote I recently came across this list of quotes from some of the richest Africans on forbes and I thought I should share with you. One stop on the road to attaining… Continue reading

Meet LORENZO MENAKAYA: An Incredible Gentleman Transforming The Continent From The Grassroots

A passion for this Community largely sleepy, so quietly earnestly, many he had begun to empower, even the very uneducated. So patient, so tolerant almost…

4 Personal Questions You Must Run Away From

Life often causes us to question ourselves, but not all thoughts that come to mind are beneficial for us. In fact, many can be…

Real reasons why your relationship isn’t heading anywhere

I have seen people who fight routinely in their relationships. Some others constantly get abused. I remember watching a lady on a TV lamenting how she receives hot punches served for…

10 ways you can enjoy your life right now without buying a porsche

Recently i heard Nigerian musician, wizkid brag on a song about buying a Porsche, crashing it and replacing the car in just a few days. i guess he makes a lot of money. … Continue reading

Meet Sunny KING: A Nigerian born filmmaker driven by uncommon passion

Without pain, there would be no suffering, without suffering we would never learn from our mistakes. To make it right, pain and suffering is the key to all windows, without it, there is no way…

Japheth Omojuwa: What blogging has done for me… and could do for you too

I have written about how many have used social media to better their lives. I have spoken about the boundless reach of our activities on these platforms. I will say it again, social media is a tool, it will be useful to you only as much as you can make it…

How a kick in the head can get you to perform better

Nobody is physically going to kick anybody in the head just yet,  so relax and read on. Just yesterday, a couple of world cup qualifying matches were played around Africa. A couple of… Continue reading

Donjazzy inspires Africa, meets with Ralph Simon at #ALN in Mauritius

  Popular Nigerian Producer Don Jazzy met with Ralph Simon at the African Leadership Network going on right now in Mauritius. For those who have never heard of Simon, he co-founded the independent… Continue reading

The Real Semblance We Have With Monkeys

People have often mused that Africans specifically has a history with monkeys. Funny pic-mixed [sic] pictures litter the internet comparing people…

13 Easy Ways To Kill Procrastination Right Now

\We all procrastinate at some point in our lives. The phrase “i will do it later” has become an anthem for some people. Putting it off until “later” is not something uncommon we… Continue reading

How Mafikizolo’s Khona song can save your Life

If you’re in Africa or Nigeria you probably must have heard the song khona by a south African band – Mafikizolo. the music is literally everywhere. turn on the radio – khona, turn… Continue reading

4 Ways You can enjoy Peace and Love in your Relationships

  This post isn’t necessarily just about romance. It’s about any relationship – with your brother, your mother, your coworker, or your friend. And I admit I am not an expert. I’ve made a… Continue reading

Why You Must Choose Your Words Carefully

It’s the weekend already and I am pretty sure you have several ways to relax already planned out. You’ll probably want to go to the movies, stores, or just relaxing with friends. Yea… Continue reading

17 awesome Quotes to begin your Monday

In this post, we share great and ideas from the likes of…

Book Review: Ghana Must Go! by Taiye Selasi

Selasi tells the tale of a family torn apart with glittering poetic command and a deep emotional investment in the lives of…

14 Most Important Quotes You Need To Build Your Relationships

Some of the biggest challenges in relationships come from the fact that many people enter into a relationship in order to get…

A self-imposed belief that may be limiting your progress

Have you thought It could just be a self-belief that is limiting your…

Why you must set SMART goals today

If you ask most people what is their one major objective in life, they would probably give you a vague answer, such as…

3 Most Important Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Quit Your Job Yet

I know countless number of people that are not happy with their jobs and will like to start their own businesses. Just recently, I hosted an Internet marketing seminar in my office in… Continue reading

Book Review: Americanah,’ by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

“Americanah” examines blackness in America, Nigeria and Britain, but it’s also a steady-handed dissection of the universal…

A ‘Personal’ tribute to Michael Jackson by P-square

  I literally jumped to my feet when he scored.  He hardly scores, but this time it was an excellence display of class. Mikel Obi had just equalized against Uruguay. The African champions… Continue reading

The Importance Of Trust In A Relationship

In any relationship, the essence of trust is not in its bind, but in its bo…

9 powerful quotes you must remember when criticized

So many people just cannot stand criticism, others fail to act simply because of the fear of being criticized. I have not been there. we have all been there. The truth is if… Continue reading

My Time Magazine Honour, An Inspiration To Africa – Omotola

In April 2013, Nigerian actress, singer, and philanthropist Omotola Jalade Ekeinde was honored as one of Time Magazine 100 Most Influential People in the World.  According to Omotola, it’s an achievement that will… Continue reading

Achebe, a revolutionary author and educator – Obama

Mr. Obama stated that the late professor and author “shattered the conventions of literature and shaped the collective identity of…

Meet Fuji, a 3-year-old Nigerian photographer

I hope he grows up to become a larger than life photographer, who’ll explore his natural platform to impact remarkably on the course of humanity…

A Lesson You Must Learn From The Chinese Bamboo Tree

When this bamboo is planted, watered, and nurtured for the whole growing season, it does not outwardly develop even just for an inch…

Little Kehinde shares a story.

Originally posted on JmadReflects:
That’s me and Taye in Aunty Alaba’s hands. May God bless those hands. My name is Kehinde Olaniyi, but you can call me Keny: I was born three weeks…

The Day I Met Sir Alex Ferguson

The day I met sir alex ferguson in person will easily pass as one of my memorable days. Ever. It was a very…

What You Dont Know About Life

Monday: How To Avoid A Heart Attack Today

Many people claim they need a weekend to recover from the work week. Ironically, when they get there…

The Most Expensive Thing In The World

The Most Expensive Thing In The World Is…

Multi-Billionaire Warren Buffet’s 6 Poweful Tips To Live By

Warren Edward Buffett is an American business magnate, Multi Billionaire Investor, and philanthropist. He is widely considered the most successful investor of the 20th century.  He was ranked as the world’s wealthiest person… Continue reading

Talented Moses becomes the new Nigerian Idol

I watched this guy sing on tv and i knew he would go far.. and yes! His firm believe in himself and determination eventually paid off.. His name is Moses Obi-Adigwe and he… Continue reading

North Korean threats: A thirst for Relevance?

Micheal Franti puts it best “You can bomb the world into PIECES, but you can’t bomb it into PEACE.
The World needs PEACE not unnecessary Threats of NUCLEAR WAR…

8 Effective Pills You Must Take When You Are Hurt

Everyone at some point in their lives have been hurt. Yes, Including You! There’s that person that treated you the way you never expected them to. Maybe you’ve survived something else traumatic –… Continue reading