ABY News: Maya Angelou Found Dead at Age 86, Tiwa Savage Goes Naked in New Music Video, All The Cameroonian Artists Nominated For AFRIMMA Awards, Bleaching Is Now Flaunted on Social Media & More

May 28, 2014

Another library and encyclopedia has just been burnt down. Maya Angelou, well-lauded poet, visionary, best-selling author, educator, historian, Pulitzer prize winner and my shero was found dead this morning at her home in Winston-Salem. She is known for her unwitting wisdom and inspiring speeches. She also wrote one of my favourite poems Still I RiseSome famous quotes by Maya are: I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

One isn’t necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. We can’t be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
You have left us with so much to remember you by. RIP Maya.


Celebrities usually endorse products. Most common endorsements are perfumes, makeup, clothing, accessories etc. Never before have we seen agyegye bread. Until, Ini’s Delicious Bread. Nollywood actress, Ini Edo, took to Intstagram to announce her latest product. She explained that because of her love for pastries, bread seemed to be the perfect product to launch. This is what she said: ‘Out on de streets is a realization of my love for pastries, cakes, cookies, bread n anything baked. Inidelicious pastries. No18 Ogota road ogudu Lagos . Enjoy n thanks for de patronage. Happy new week ya”ll’. Hmmmmm. How many of us will be buying?

In more Nolly updates. Tiwa Savage who just recently tied the knot to Tee Billz released her latest video yesterday. Fans are slagging her for not keeping things classy as she’s seen busting moves in the video in a sheer onepiece suit that only covers her ‘particulars’. What do you think?


Cameroonian artists are leaving their mark y’all! We have several names to vote for against the upcoming AFRIMMA Awards ceremony. Visit the link to vote and be on the look out for: Best Male Central Africa & Best Newcomer – Stanley Enow, Best Female Central Africa – Lady Ponce, Best Female Central Africa – Gasha, Best Female Diaspora – Les Nubians,Best Female Diaspora – Dencia, Best Male Central Africa – Sine, Best Dance Group – D3 Dancers(Brenda Mengot).

D3 Dancers



This last one is just funny. People are now showing off before and after bleaching photos on social media. Well, what do you think? Did the bleach do him any favours?


That’s all for today! Stay tuned for more and us usual, your feedback is welcome! Love & Light Lydie xx


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