TW Magazine has released its May 2014 issue and its starring Half of a Yellow Sun lead actors Chiwetel Ejiofor and Thandie Newton.
He speaks with the magazine of how the movie Half Of A Yellow Sun resonates with him, as his then 13-year-old mother was directly affected by the Biafra war in which she lost a brother. Chiwetel also speaks candidly about growing up in a very Nigerian household and his hopes for the Nigerian film industry, which he plans to be a part of.
The celebrity page this month features four key actors from the HOAYS movie Gloria Young, Tina Mba, Naya Amobi and Reginald Ofodile as they give us a glimpse into what working behind the scenes of the big budget movie was like.
TW also catch up with singer-songwriter Aramide, Nigeria Info presenter Inya Odeh and Jibeh Olegeh (CEO R-Wells Media).
To celebrate mothers day, 3 mothers share their experiences and challenges raising their children, from waiting for the pitter patter of tiny feet, to struggling to manage in their â€œterrible twoâ€™sâ€ and grappling with children in the chrysalis of adulthood.
The fashion pages kick off with an editorial that pays homage to mothers, it features artist Barbara Alli and her son Kalvin as they take on the streets of Vienna in fun, creative and edgy Ankara inspired pieces.
The â€œPractical Girls Guideâ€ takes a look at a refreshing swimwear collection from Andrea Inyamah and innovative flats made with African fabric, while our â€œAccessorizedâ€ page gives tips on how to stay trendy as a mother of young children.
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Cover Story: Chinedu Iroche
Cover Image: Yellow Sun Limited