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September 5, 2021

The subject of today’s Man Like is Enioluwa “Lip Gloss Boy” Adeoluwa, a 21-year-old social media influencer and TV host. He talks about growing up in Akure, accidentally becoming popular from making videos while wearing makeup and how he handles being an unorthodox man in Nigeria. What’s your relationship with your dad like? He’s my […]

August 31, 2021

If you didn’t get the memo, you’re getting it now. The Society of Toxic Masculinity has declared that it is gay for any man to be seen carrying any of these items 1. A handbag Are you modelling for Chanel? Why are you carrying bag? Instead of squeezing all your belongings into two pockets. 2. […]

August 24, 2021

Before you read this article, here’s a fact: Zikoko never lies. Everything you see in this article is true. After studying Nigerian men for years, we can finally publish tell what their hairstyles say about them. Go ahead, see for yourself. 1. Curls You have been serially heartbroken. The beard? You started growing it when […]

August 23, 2021

People usually think skincare is feminine and a very stressful thing to do. Thing is, everybody should take care of their skin. And there are a few basic things you can do to make your skin healthier. 1. Do NOT use the same towel you use on your body on your face The same towel […]

August 23, 2021

Everything in this article is true. Believe me, I’m an Arsenal fan. I’ve been an Arsenal fan for 17 years. If you’ve heard that Arsenal fans are good partners and you didn’t know why, this article will explain to you. 1. They don’t have standards In the world of football, Arsenal is synonymous with failure. […]

August 22, 2021

This week’s Man Like Ibejii, a lawyer, businessman and creative. He talks about how growing up with parents that went hot and cold with each other made him reclusive, becoming a “double person” so he could fit in with the world and getting into music after years of practising law. What was growing up like? […]

August 19, 2021

Zikoko can tolerate many things, but what we won’t tolerate is vintage revere shirt slander. They’re like the perfect pieces of clothing for any guy. Here are 7 reasons why we don’t allow vintage revere shirt slander in this house. 1. You can wear them anywhere You can wear vintage shirts anywhere. Your mom’s 50th […]

August 16, 2021

Home is where your peace is. At least that’s where it’s supposed to be. Unfortunately, for many men, going home is synonymous with continuous headaches that make you wish you stayed in the office. 1. Your woman who stresses your life Men know that the moment they get home, they know that all the office […]

August 16, 2021

Let’s face it: asking women out can be hard. You have to deal with the chills and cold feet and the possibility of rejection. Maybe you’re lucky enough not to have to deal with this. But if you’re someone who does, here are 7 ways you can ask someone out. 1. Send her the flower-cake-cash […]

August 10, 2021

Anatomically speaking, the male body is quite tough. It can survive a lot of infections and recover much quicker. Still, there are some conditions that affect men predominantly, and if not checked early, can lead to serious health issues. Here are 5 men’s health issues you should always look out for. You should share this […]

August 10, 2021

TW: Sexual abuse We’ve heard people say they wish they knew something different before they had sex, so we decided to ask Nigerian men how sex was different than they’d imagined. Here’s what they had to say: 1. Asim I wish I’d known how awkward sex can be. Movies always make it look straightforward and […]

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