Things women want their men to do

April 14, 2018 Blueprint Newspaper 0

  We, human beings, like to take things for granted. When it comes to relationships, based on our previous experience (or lack of such) we tend to miss some important red flags or simply forget about things that are actually dear to our other half’s heart. Take her on dates Whether you have just met or have already lived together Read More

Cheating as a misnomer in marriage

January 8, 2018 BluePrint Newspapers 1

I was forced to go and check all the meanings of this word again. Of course, you know the trigger. A woman supposedly killed her husband in cold blood, whom she suspected of having an affair with another woman. In our own environment, there exists a distorted definition of every concept and principle, largely because of our lazy intellectual culture. Read More

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Balance your marriage, career

December 2, 2017 Admin 3 0

By Bisi Adewale As a man, you need to learn to live a balanced life; coordinating your life in such a way that you will be a good husband, a wonderful father and a successful professional. You can’t afford to fail in any of these areas. So, a balanced life is non-negotiable. You must not live a lopsided life like Read More

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Things a lady shouldn’t do with new guy Joro Olumofin

December 2, 2017 Admin 3 0

  Relationship blogger, socialite and psychologist, Joro Olumofin has listed out things a lady shouldn’t do when she meets a new guy. 1.Don’t take your friends along with you when he invites you on a date. 2.Don’t go to his house unannounced. 3.Don’t ask him for money. 4.Don’t compare him to your ex or talk about your ex, only if Read More

Signs of an abusive wife

November 25, 2017 Blueprint Newspaper 0

Men are not the only one that can be abusive. Women can also be abusive. Marital abuse is when the spouse attempts to exert control and power over her partner. Here are the top 10 signs you have an abusive wife. Controlling Behavior Abusive wives are controlling. She will control who you hang out with, where you go, where you Read More

Bastardisation of the words “I love you”

November 25, 2017 Ogbuchi Nigel Ikechukwu 0

  The string of words “I love you” used to be one of the most pleasing lines to hear. It was clearly meant to show genuine interest in another person. It’s still the most pleasing to those few who still understand why they’re using it and the level of commitment involved. For majority however, the words have become too common Read More

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Why do men feel threatened by intelligent women?

November 18, 2017 Nkem Edem 0

By Nkem Edem Growing up, I was never bullied or given the cold shoulder for being a girl, or for being smart. I remember my school reports were always a celebration at home. My father was super proud of me and my friends never felt threatened or jealous. They were super intelligent as well and did not need to feel Read More

Man proposes to girlfriend with 25 brand new iPhone xs

November 10, 2017 BluePrint Newspapers 0

Chen Ming, a young video-game designer from Shenzen, China, recently sparked the envy of iPhone fans all around the world, after buying 25 brand new iPhone X smartphones and arranging them in a heart shape to propose to his girlfriend. To pull of the over-the-top marriage proposal, Chen Ming pre-ordered 25 iPhone Xs, and, on November 3, when the newest Read More

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Prepare yourself for marriage, Judge advises woman who seeks second divorce

November 1, 2017 Lateef Dada, Osogbo 0

An Osun state Judge, Justice Jide Falola, on Wednesday, advised a 34-year-old woman, Mrs. Adeniji Olajumoke, who sought divorce of his second husband before the court. Olajumoke had urged the court to separate her and Adeniji Idowu, who she said has been irresponsible in their marriage. According to the petitioner, she married Idowu who is the second husband in September 6, Read More

Popular teachings about marriage that are not true

October 14, 2017 Blueprint Newsroom 0

Everyone tries to imagine the way their lives would change after saying “ I do” but often get disappointed in their fi rst years of marriage because they realize that what they imagined was far from reality There are certain myths about marriage that can infl uence the way we think our future will look like next to the one Read More

Moaning during s£x is a crime – Ghana Lawyer

October 12, 2017 Blueprint 0

Ghana based Legal practitioner Maurice Ampaw says incessant loud moaning during s£x is a crime which must be punished.   According to him, moaning infringes on the rights of others and must be stopped.   “Why is it that you are having s£x and I cannot sleep? In a compound house, they are having s£x with you and everybody cannot Read More

Being the good one is killing your relationships

October 4, 2017 Nkem Ndem 0

By Nkem Ndem As children, we were made to believe that being “good” was the key to success in life. “Good” implied being polite, obedient, apologetic, as well as compliant. And it came with a lot of perks, praises, and treats too. We were conditioned to only feel pride in ourselves when we were good. In fact, we lived to Read More

How violence-free are children in FCT?

September 28, 2017 Blueprint 0

Recently, the campaign to ”End Violence Against Children (VAC)” was launched in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). ENE OSANG writes that the action followed the increasing rate of Violence Against Children in the nation’s capital. Every child has the right to be protected from all forms of violence. Th ese rights are enshrined in the UN convention on the Rights Read More

How to avoid worrying about cheating

September 13, 2017 Blueprint 0

There is an interesting book about dating called The Rules. The book says that coming off as overly needy will drive people away. The most attractive quality to both men and women, is confidence. The more a person is insecure, or talks about why there seems to be reasons to feel insecure, the more others will notice the things that one points Read More

7 jobs that probably won’t be around in 10 years

August 23, 2017 Blueprint Newsroom 0

Whether you’re trying to fi gure out a career path tailored to your abilities, or just curious of the kinds of jobs that society is slowly fading out, Boss Girl has the rundown on the 6 jobs that probably won’t be around in 10 years time. Technology and cultural shifts have given rise to new careers while slowly making others Read More

How to know if you ‘re in parasitic relationship

August 23, 2017 Blueprint Newsroom 0

A parasite latches on to a host and exploits it for valuable resources necessary for its survival. If you suspect that you are in a parasitic relationship, then you must be worried that the person you are dating, much like a parasite, is sucking you dry, robbing you of emotional strength, money, time, and everything else that is valuable to Read More

I won’t take what my mum went through with Fela – Yeni Kuti

August 11, 2017 Blueprint 1

Growing up as the fi rst of the seven children of Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, Yeni Kuti has said having twenty-seven step-mothers, at the time, was quite interesting for her as a child. Th e Felabration pioneer, in a chat on Jimi Disu’s ‘Th e Discourse‘, recounted her childhood memories saying, “I was excited really but I’m sure my mother Read More

My husband demands too much sex, wife tells court

August 3, 2017 Blueprint 0

A housewife, Esther Adaramola, yesterday consented to her husband’s application for divorce, saying she could no longer withstand her husband’s constant sexual demands and rigorous lovemaking. Esther, who was testifying before an Akure Customary Court in a divorce suit fi led by her husband, Michael Adaramola, accused him of being in the habit of using diff erent sex-enhancing drugs during Read More

5 reasons people don’t succeed at work

August 2, 2017 Blueprint 0

Th ere are many ways you can succeed at work – from working hard, to taking risks, to expanding your skills. Most people have a strong goal to succeed at their job and to move up into better positions as they work longer. However, sometimes there are personal behaviors or actions that actually hold you back at work. You may Read More

Worst parenting advice ever received

August 2, 2017 Blueprint 0

When you become a new parent, you’re likely afraid of making a mistake. Th ese sweet bundles of joy seem so fragile, and you want to make sure you get everything right. Even when they get older, you still want to do what you can to make sure your children get the best care. In an eff ort to give Read More