After years on the Nigerian and UK scene, Kween… (Queen Chinyere Onokala) caught her big break last year with her hit song ‘Jebele’, the Don-Jazzy produced song was a firm fan favourite. She won a major music award and the
The 2008 edition of Felabration held between 14 and 18 October 2008. At least 40 international and 50 Nigerian artistes performed at the week-long event which had as its slogan “Baba 70 at 70.” The 2008 edition of Felabration was…
[Show as slideshow]…
Nigeria’s movie industry popularly known as Nollywood has seen its fair share of screen divas. Who can forget when Regina Askia, Liz Benson, Eucharia Anunobi and others ruled the screen. Then came Omotola and Genevieve… then more recently,
In times of tragedy, God gives strength, NK Aniebo shares her story with Bella Naija Contributing Editor, Wana Udobang
It was 12am on the 12th of November 2005, I had just woken up. I was supposed to call George (Papi)…
Fans of Big Brother Africa III breathed a collective sigh of relief as ‘lazy and boring’ housemate Zambia’s TK (Takondwa Nkonjera) was evicted from the Big Brother Africa house on Sunday. He was up for eviction along with popular housemate, …
Jahdiel …is an emerging gospel artiste and her career is definitely on the rise.
Her hit song ‘Heritage’ is simply soul-stirring. Check out the video and download below. Hope it inspires you today!
With the international success of ‘What Not To Wear’, ‘How To Look Good Naked’, ‘How Do I Look’ and numerous other makeover shows, there have been many attempts to recreate this formula in Nigeria. To be blunt, most have been…
There is no better way to state this, Oluchi… is taking over!
The supermodel has had a consistent career over the years. Yes, she’s been on major magazine covers, she’s walked the international runways, she’s done Victoria’s Secret, she’s graced
The name Frank Osodi… is synonymous with style and creativity. For over a decade, The House of Bunor Creazioni has dazzled us! Here are some photos from a recent showing at the Johannesburg Fashion Week
Later this year, Frank will
Omawumi is a powerhouse singer! From Idols West Africa, you could tell that she had the voice and sass to make an impact in the music industry. I saw Omawumi… perform live a couple of months ago and was completely
There are so many hot songs out right now! Its hard to pick my favourites. From the party tracks to the ballads. Nigerian artistes are bringing it!
J Martins featuring P Square & Timaya – Good or Bad…
TY Bello…‘s new video is more than a visual representation of her song ‘Ekundayo’. It is a much more than that. It tells the story of Mama Ekundayo. The story is best told in TY’s words.
Designer, Toyin Ladejobi has a great eye for fashion and this shines through in the clothes that she makes. With Toyin as the creative mind behind TY Couture, the label is one to watch.
At a recent showing at the…
When photographer-blogger, Niyi Tabiti announced on his blog that he was on a quest to crown ‘Nollywood’s Best Dressed Female’ not many could have anticipated that this declaration would result in a hotly contested competition. Votes were cast, opinions were…
WeWe Clothing's Founder, Folake Kuye and daughter, Zurhi rockin' WeWe dresses
Wewe, pronounced (weh-weh) means “little ones” in Yoruba. Wewe Clothing was born of our deep love for kids and the inspiration they provide.
Wewe’s founder and chief designer, …
Naomi Campbell's Hairline
By Azara – Bella Naija Beauty & Wellness Editor
As a little girl I remember getting my hair done by this lady whose hair line was basically non existent. I remember being repulsed by it and thinking…
Since inception, Peridot & Ruby …has consistently delivered – simple, figure flattering, vibrant and stylish feminine looks for every woman irrespective of age and size.
Their Rouse I collection illustrates this perfectly.
Adaeze Igwe – MBGN World 2008
On the 13th of December 2008, the 58th edition of the Miss World Pageant… will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Pageant historians will remember that South Africa was the site where Nigeria’s Agbani
9ice – MOBO 2008 Best African Act
Rising Nigerian Superstar, 9ice… (Abolore Akande) has won the ‘Best African Act’ award at the 2008 edition of the MOBO (Music of Black Origin) Awards in London. On the 15th of October 2008,
Nigerian-American, Feyisayo Oshinkanlu has been chosen as one of the 50 contenders for the Cosmopolitan Magazine Bachelor of the Year 2008. Feyi is representing Rhode Island.
Name: Feyisayo Oshinkanlu
Hometown: West Warwick
Cosmo Username: RHODEISLAND08
Occupation:… Pharmaceutical-Sales Representative
BN Prose is one of features from the Bella Naija blog that we are glad to be carrying along to the website.
I am very honored that the inaugural BN Prose feature on www.bellanaija.com is from the very talented, Tolu…
International superstar Beyonce is an artiste that transcends global boundaries. After a brief hiatus and her marriage to rap superstar, Jay-Z – Beyonce is back with a new album. Ahead of her album launch, she has released 2 new singles:…
African models working IN Africa are on the rise. Gone are the days when you had to get to Milan, London, Paris or NYC to get your big break. Today, the runways in Lagos, Johannesburg, Nairobi, Accra and Dar es…
The trek from Abuja to Lagos to Washington DC all led to a dazzling climax at the Royal Albert Hall in London, the ThisDay Africa Rising campaign for 2008 has come to a close. The London event took place on…