The other day I was standing by the side of the road looking for an okada… (i.e. a commercial motorbike to the uninitiated). Then came along this beautiful Nubian princess, a young girl who was just blossoming into delectable womanhood,
BellaNaija has received exclusive and confirmed word that Nollywood superstar Mike Ezuruonye… is engaged to his girlfriend of 2 years.
Since he began acting several years ago, ex-banker, Mike has enjoyed a meteoric rise to fame. In addition to winning
BN Wedding Glam is our periodic wedding feature which focuses on the guests!
Basically photos of the guests looking uber glam and stylish.
At the beautiful wedding of Bella Adenuga & Jameel Disu…, the trend was bright primary colours.
eLDee shot the video for the first single from the “Is It Your Money Vol 1″ …mixtape on the 28th of April 2010 and BN has photos from the video shoot.
From the photos, it seems as though the video
I had an amazing weekend! My friends and I had a major cook out, just for the sake of it! Peppered chicken, jollof and fried rice, cat fish pepper soup, honeyed barbequed ribs and all the ‘medemedes’ you can think…
The search has begun to find the next Elite Supermodel…
Elite Model Management… is organizing a nationwide search in Nigeria. It is an essential platform of scouting for Elite’s 37 worldwide agencies.
Elite Model Look Nigeria 2008 Winner – Tracy
Designer Amechi Ihenacho sets out to give “beauty a pristine new frame” with the perfected art of old school tailoringWednesday, April 28th, 2010
Amechi Ihenacho is most commoly known as the Fashion Editor for Flux Magazine UK. However it is his relatively new label- Amechi… that has captured BN’s attention.
Inspired by 50′s village Haitian girls, Cuba and Yoruba land, his Spring/Summer debut
When I learned that my girl Bella was the guest editor for this issue, I said I must write something for una my people o. She’s a good friend and I’m so proud of her, especially after seeing her on…
Almost a week after his death, we are still trying to come to terms with Da Grin…‘s untimely passing.
He was the most promising Nigerian musical talent to emerge in this decade. His music and story resonated with the
Have you ever read a great book and wished you could talk to someone about it? Or maybe you’ve thought about starting a book club before? We’ve got news for you!
If you or anyone you know are interested in…
Ever wondered what it feels like to have your very own makeover? To choose a picture from a magazine or TV and make it all yours? Well, Uber creative make-up artist, Banke Meshida-Lawal… had an organized and interactive makeover
It’s nice to explore Fashion Houses across the continent as we all know Africa’s packed with talent! BN spotlights one of Kenya’s Top Designers: JOHARI; a label with a cause!
Johari was set up by the Johari foundation… as
On Set with Nigeria’s rap princess Mo’Cheddah: Behind the Scenes at the video shoot for “If You Want Me”Tuesday, April 27th, 2010
BellaNaija brought you the exclusive first listen of Mo’Cheddah‘s official debut single “If You Want Me…” in 2009. Mo’Cheddah has built her rap credibility via scene stealing features on Knighthouse tracks. She also excelled during last year’s
At the 2010 AMAA Awards held on the 10th of April 1010 in Bayelsa State, Nigeria, Ghanaian movie director/writer, Shirley Frimpong-Manso stood triumphant as her movies ‘The Perfect Picture‘ and ‘A Sting in a Tale…‘ won
Leo Leo presents GARMENTS GALORE.
at the Rehab – 228b Ajose Adeogun Street Victoria Island Lagos
Date: 2nd & 9th of May
Time: 10am to 7 pm daily…
It will be 2 days of dresses of all types; sun
Over the last 2 years, Stephanie Okereke… has repositioned and rebranded herself as a star with international pedigree. From her early days as a beauty queen and Nollywood actress, Stephanie has evolved to a movie producer/writer and entrepreneur.
Kelly Rowland Ft. 2Face, Awadi, Chameleone, Crotale, Jozi, Kwesta, Rola, Samini, Slikour and Zuluboy – “Everywhere You Go” (2010 FIFA World Cup Theme Song)Tuesday, April 27th, 2010
The 2010 FIFA World Cup… is fast approaching. For the first time in history, the World Cup is being held in Africa. The World Cup along with the Olympics is one of the very few truly global events. People from
Love is so beautiful! It is what dreams are made of. Every woman wishes to find her Prince Charming while every man prays to find his better half. When this happens, it’s simply magical. For Belinda Ajoke Adenuga and Jameel …
Gearing towards the New and Exciting: Jewel By Lisa presents their Autumn/Winter 2010-11 Lookbook & Introduce “Studio 11″Monday, April 26th, 2010
Jewel By Lisa …is one of the most recognised Nigerian fashion brands and their new Autumn/Winter 2010/2011 lookbook is a reminder of why their pieces remain a desirable choice.
Click to read our review of this collection
At the moment,
This is so beautiful! The miracle of pregnancy and birth.
Ex-beauty queen Adaeze Igwe-Yobo has reportedly given birth to her first child. She and her husband, Super Eagle Joseph Yobo… got married earlier this year. Before the birth, Adaeze took
This is the sort of story that you never want to report.
A rising star cut short in his prime.
Today, 22nd of April 2010, Nigerian rapper, Da Grin – real name – Oladapo Olaitan Olaonipekun… passed away at the
Cobhams, Lami, CaxtonAlile, MAI, Rita Dominic & CupCake Couture – April 2010 Issue of Naija Times Rocks!Wednesday, April 21st, 2010
Naija Times… is a free monthly magazine which is distributed all around Nigeria.
The magazine has the highest circulation of any glossy magazine in the country and is a delightful read.
In the April issue of the magazine was guest-edited
Wande Coal, Lizha James, Barbara Kanam, AY, HHP, Bracket, Blu3, Radio & Weasel, Alikiba, Black Coffee, and Cheb Khaled… lead the nominees for the Museke Online Africa Music Awards. The
Bella Naija has just received exclusive news from a reliable source. According to the source, Nigerian musical superstar, D’Banj… is in the process of finalizing a major international record contract.
The source is a staff of one of the major
‘A piece of the famous London Portobello Market in Lagos’ – Le Petit Marché…
Lagos’ favorite fashion & lifestyle market is back with a BANG this month, LPM has moved house to the uber-fab GET Arena, Lekki! To celebrate they