VL Magazine covers global businesses and entrepreneurs making a difference.

Our Mission

OUR MISSION is to build a household name entrepreneurial brand that impacts millions of entrepreneurs with our content and bring true entrepreneurial education to the masses to drive humanity forward. Our brand “VL” is hoping to show case public icons, entrepreneurs, distinguished young executives in both public and private sectors.


Inspiring the future of business for the world

VL Magazine is an Entrepreneurial & Business Magazine for young entrepreneurs showing you exactly what it takes to grow and start a successful business. At VL we understand that our world now thrives on skill, talent and know-how, so our focus is to challenge young minds to aspire to blaze trails in their chosen fields. VL is all about helping today’s entrepreneurs build tomorrow’s leading businesses. 

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VL started in august 2013 in lagos Nigeria as VL Magazine Nigeria . Thèo olele founded the company with little or no funding or idea of what the magazine would become . In 2015,  it was known as VL Magazine Africa. 

The magazine rebranded again in 2019 from VL Magazine Africa to just VL Magazine as the name gained prominence outside of Africa . 

We have had some of the biggest stars in Nigeria, America , Europe  and other African countries, to mention a few Lady May (Namibia), Yemi Alade, Emma Nyra, Niyola, Melvin Oduah, Mi Casa, (South Africa) Skales, Chika Ike, Amanda Ebeye, Christabel Ekeh, Mimi Orjiekwe, Kaffy, Ruth Kadiri, Juliet Ibrahim, Cleo Ice Queen, (Zambia) Idris Sultan, (Tanzania) Niniola, Vanessa Mdee, (Tanzania) Bombshell, (Zambia) Laolu, Debie-Rise, Anita Fabiola, (Uganda) Belinda Effah, Ken Erics , Nancy Isime, Halima Abubakar, Bambam, Anto , Vandora, Teddy A, Leo DaSilva, Rico Swavey, Moet Abebe, Charles Okocha, Ugochi Ihezue, (MBGN 2017-2018) Daniel K Daniel, Paschaline Alex, Ebube Nwagbo, Caroline Danjuma, Nina Ivy, Kija Kockar, (Serbia) Ik Ogbona, Andromeda Peters, (Miss United States 2018-2019) Ike Onyeama, Rosaline Meurer, Milica Todorović, (Serbia) Frodd , Diane Russet, Swanky Jerry , Linda Osifo, Ljubica Rajković  (Miss Europe 2020) and many more on our magazine cover.

Our Achievements

VL Magazine has been the biggest lifestyle magazine in the whole of Africa and also the highest selling African based magazine in the world selling over 6 thousand copies in 2 weeks . VL is the first African magazine to sign an international distribution deal with a top distribution company called Magzter increasing its reach to over 40 countries worldwide and with over 10 million subscribers. 

VL is the most awarded African Magazine ever with over 15 awards both locally and internationally. We have won awards in countries like Nigeria , Namibia, Uganda, Ghana, Serbia , United States, London & Tanzania. 

VL is the first and only independent Magazine in Africa to have ever featured a foreign star on the front cover of the magazine .

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