My father forced me to marry his friend’s daughter; now he wants me to quit

 “You may kiss the bride,” said the pastor. I just gave Mercy a peck on her lips reluctantly. Those who were in the know knew that the marriage between Mercy and I was all a charade. I came back from the United States two years ago after my Master’s programme to work in my father’s company as we discussed before I travelled out. On my return, he insisted that I get married to his business partner’s daughter, Mercy.   Mercy too had just returned from the States where she bagged a…

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My style is simply African – Blossom

 Blossom Chioma Gabriel is a gospel artiste who is simply referred to as D Gospel Queen. Aside from being a musician, she is also the chief executive officer of Kraftitude Collections. A Nigeria Television Fashion Show Best Accessories Maker, 2009, she told www.anageladaviesblog.blogspot.com in this interview that she loves African dressing which also defines her style. Excerpts: How was your childhood? It was wonderful and moderate. I was not born with a silver spoon. What is style to you? Style is what you think about yourself. It is your packaging.…

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Amazing Little Whitney Wonder

The first time I saw her perform was at the NTFS early in the year and I was stunned. Her moves, hairstyle and voice were just unique and believe me she got a standing ovation after the performance. The next time we saw her, www.angeladaviesblog.blogspot  could not help but have this chat with her while her father and manager, Dafe Asheshe stood at a corner with some friends chatting. Whitney spoke like the child that she is but trust me, she knew what she was saying. Excerpts:  What is your…

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Meet Nigeria’s future Next Supermodel

Whenever you see her strut the runway you can’t help but ask who this little model is. She catwalks like a professional- she is confident, focused and have got the swag. Beautiful five year old Oyinye Agbotia is a supermodel to watch out for in the future. She probably wants to take after  her aunty, Meg Alabi ,  ex- model turned designer.    All the best Oyinye. I love your swag!!!

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Merry Christmas to all ADB readers

It is less than two hours to Christmas and I know it is appropriate to say something to my readers worldwide. So, I want to use this medium to wish every ADB reader and members worldwide a Merry Christmas. I could not have done it without you. Thank you for your love, visits, comments and criticisms. I love you all from the depth of my heart. May joy, laughter, blessings, happiness and love fill your hearts and homes in this season of celebration. Once again, MERRY CHRISTMAS

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‘I betrayed my best friend and took over her boyfriend’

If you ask any woman who her best friend is, she probably would mention a name. We all have best friends because of one reason or the other. But who do you really consider as a best friend? When I tell people I don’t have friends, much less best friend, they think I am joking. Do you know why? I don’t want anyone to do to me what I did to my one-time best friend, Juliana, to me. So, I vowed to just have friends who I could talk generally…

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I was 16 and roasting corn when I met my husband- Charity Aiyedogbon

Charity Aiyedogbon is a certified accountant cum business woman. She hails from Anambra State but is happily married to a Kogi man. However, Charity cannot be counted in the ranks of those who were born with a silver spoon. At a tender age of 16, she was already in the street, roasting corn and hawking moi moi and other food items. Today, she is the Managing Director of a conglomerate, which named Charvid Fashion ‘N’ Style, hair salon, and eatery, all located in Abuja. In this interview with www.angeladaviesblog.blogspot.com she…

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Monica wins MTN Project Fame West Africa Season 4

Benue State born Monica is the winner of this years MTN Project Fame West Africa Season 4 which ended today, Sunday, December 18,2011. Over the weeks, there has been a stern competition between the trio of Monica, Ese and Roy, the last man standing in the competition as they seem to be the favourites of fans. However, there has to be only one winner.  After brilliant performances by the six contestants, Ethel walked away with N1, 000,000 as the third runner up, Ese was second runner up and went home…

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