May, 2010

New Video: Airis – Without You

New Video: Airis – Without You

Friday, May 28th, 2010

BellaNaija.com was one of the first sites to introduce Nigerian/Egyptian musician, Airiswhen we did a post on her in 2009.
At that time, the feedback was very positive, with BN readers feeling Airis’ sound.
Now, she has just released

Learn from the Best! 3-Day DIY Makeup/Beauty Seminar by Tinu Shaiye Featuring Banke Meshida-Lawal & Lola Maja

Learn from the Best! 3-Day DIY Makeup/Beauty Seminar by Tinu Shaiye Featuring Banke Meshida-Lawal & Lola Maja

Friday, May 28th, 2010

Makeup Artist – Tinu Shaiye of TinuShaiye Makeup Artistry Inc…, will be hosting a 3-day seminar in June 2010. The event is aimed at empowering ladies with the skills to enable them carry out the colorful art of makeup

FRIDAY TRACK: Teach Me How to Dougie

FRIDAY TRACK: Teach Me How to Dougie

Friday, May 28th, 2010

Kilon Sparkles!
Let’s talk about age, baby. Let’s talk about arugbo and egbons, let’s talk about all the backpains, all the memory losses that maybe, let’s talk about it….
I don’t know about you but it is becoming harder and…

BN Prose Series: Rain (Part 3)

BN Prose Series: Rain (Part 3)

Friday, May 28th, 2010

It had been raining all morning. I sat on the bare floor of my bedroom looking through the window wishing the rain would somehow last forever. Normally, I would have dashed outside and danced to the sound of the thunder…

New Video: 2Face – Only Me

New Video: 2Face – Only Me

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

The buzz for the international reissue of 2Face‘s album, “The Unstoppable” is just crazy at the moment. He just released the video for the song “Only You…“. Check it out!

FRIDAY TRACK: “…How Was Ur Night?”

FRIDAY TRACK: “…How Was Ur Night?”

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

Yes, we know its Thursday but here is a special ‘extra’ edition of the Friday Track.
Another brand new one will be published tomorrow on schedule
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Kilon Sparkles!
It seems like the grammar bullets are firing serious rounds at…

BN Red Carpet Fab: Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) 2010 Finale

BN Red Carpet Fab: Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) 2010 Finale

Wednesday, May 26th, 2010

It seems like it has been a long while since our last BN Red Carpet Fab…. If we are not mistaken, it was the glorious Face of Africa 2010 Finale which was held in Lagos, Nigeria.
Now we are

Fighting the Ticking Clock to create “Style Magic” for Omotola Jalade Ekeinde

Fighting the Ticking Clock to create “Style Magic” for Omotola Jalade Ekeinde

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

What to wear? The choices always get a lot harder to figure out in limited time. BN Style Contributor; Ezinne Chinkata recently put her styling skills to the test when she had to come up with two fabulous looks for…

The Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria is Fiona Aforma Amuzie – 18 Year Old Student wins the MBGN 2010 crown

The Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria is Fiona Aforma Amuzie – 18 Year Old Student wins the MBGN 2010 crown

Monday, May 24th, 2010

Nike, Bianca, Omowunmi, Munachi, Abiola, Toyin, Adaeze, Glory…
You can now add the name, Fiona to the list of Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) winners. On Saturday, May 22 2010 at the New Eko Hotel Event Centre, 18 year…

Event Planner Ibidun Ituah-Ighodalo glows in HiMag as she announces her New “Dream Wedding” TV Show

Event Planner Ibidun Ituah-Ighodalo glows in HiMag as she announces her New “Dream Wedding” TV Show

Monday, May 24th, 2010

The June 2010 issue of Hi Magazine features event planner, Ibidun Ituah-Ighodalo of Hi Magazine… on the cover. This issue of the magazine is the exclusive unveiling of Ibidun as the star of a new TV show which will air

New Music from the KokoMaster: D’Banj is Mr. Endowed

New Music from the KokoMaster: D’Banj is Mr. Endowed

Monday, May 24th, 2010

After making making the ladies swoon via the “Fall in Love” video a few weeks ago. D’Banj has answered the call of the fans by releasing new music.
His new single “Mr Endowed…” premiered when he performed it

A Lifetime of Love: Mayowa Akintobi & Lekan Fabode Wed

A Lifetime of Love: Mayowa Akintobi & Lekan Fabode Wed

Monday, May 24th, 2010

From a short holiday to a lifetime romance. Mayowa Akintobi was on holiday in Nigeria and she met Lekan Fabode…, almost immediately, they both knew that they were fated for each other. The couple had multiple connections but somehow

Open Smiles on Children’s Day at Balloon

Open Smiles on Children’s Day at Balloon

Monday, May 24th, 2010

Balloon… is Lagos’s premier maternity and children’s shop stocking an extensive selection of products including baby feeding paraphernalia, strollers, cots, car seats, high chairs, play pens, push chairs, maternity clothing, children’s clothing and shoes, educational media, swings, bicycles, bumper cars,

Catch The “Carrie” Fever: Sex & The City II comes to Nigeria

Catch The “Carrie” Fever: Sex & The City II comes to Nigeria

Monday, May 24th, 2010

Woman (and a few men) all around the world have been eagerly anticipating the sequel to the successful Sex & The City …Movie starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis and Cynthia Nixon which was an extension of cult

BN Exclusive: Nollywood Goldenboy Mike Ezuruonye celebrates traditional wedding to his sweetheart Nkechi Nnorom

BN Exclusive: Nollywood Goldenboy Mike Ezuruonye celebrates traditional wedding to his sweetheart Nkechi Nnorom

Saturday, May 22nd, 2010

Ask Nollywood star, Mike Ezuruonye for the happiest day of his life and he’ll say, today 22nd of May 2010. In Mbano – Imo State, Mike and his fiance, Nkechi Nnorom… celebrated their traditional wedding in grand style.
Their love

Stars, Phones & TV at De Marquee: Photos from the Relaunch of DSTV Mobile in Lagos

Stars, Phones & TV at De Marquee: Photos from the Relaunch of DSTV Mobile in Lagos

Friday, May 21st, 2010

DSTV recently hosted a soiree to celebrate the relaunch of DSTV Mobile. Just in time for the World Cup, the DSTV mobile device allows users to experience a variety of programming content on the go. The event was held at…

New Video: Mike Anyasodo Feat illBliss – Fine Fine Lady

New Video: Mike Anyasodo Feat illBliss – Fine Fine Lady

Friday, May 21st, 2010

Project Fame West Africa Season II winner, Mike Anyasodo as just released the video for his song “Fine Fine Lady”. The song features rapper illBliss. Video is by Clarence Peters….
Check on it.

Orobo toh bad o!

Orobo toh bad o!

Friday, May 21st, 2010

I am angry, truly pissed off at Wande Coal! Why? Because he disappointed me and a host of others I am sure. I mean, I waited for months for the video of his fantastic hit song, “You Bad” to be…

Celebs collaborate with Nigeria Leadership Initiative to launch Notes2Note Video

Celebs collaborate with Nigeria Leadership Initiative to launch Notes2Note Video

Friday, May 21st, 2010

The Nigeria Leadership Initiative (NLI), an international non-profit organisation and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network has announced the premiere of its Notes2Note video for youths.
NLI was founded in 2006 by Olusegun Aganga… (who is presently

Events This Weekend: Mango Shopping Night | Apinke Mag NY | Cocktails & Dresses | Savvie Soiree | Beauty & The Feast II | Theatre@Terra – The Other Side

Events This Weekend: Mango Shopping Night | Apinke Mag NY | Cocktails & Dresses | Savvie Soiree | Beauty & The Feast II | Theatre@Terra – The Other Side

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

Find out what is happening this weekend

Another Fab Feat! Genevieve Nnaji is the Face of MUD Cosmetics in Nigeria

Another Fab Feat! Genevieve Nnaji is the Face of MUD Cosmetics in Nigeria

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

The Nigerian beauty industry keeps developing at an impressive rate. The latest entrant into the Nigerian cosmetic market is MUD Cosmetics and they have chosen superstar Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji… as the face of the brand in Nigeria.
Make-Up Designory

BN Prose Series: Rain (Part 2)

BN Prose Series: Rain (Part 2)

Wednesday, May 19th, 2010

The dry season had come and with it came a multitude of problems. Firstly, I had managed to take the last position in my class for the third term running and was therefore forced to repeat the year. Papa was…

Tribute To DaGrin by Naija AllStars – My Pain

Tribute To DaGrin by Naija AllStars – My Pain

Wednesday, May 19th, 2010

We miss you Da Grin!…

Homegrown African talent up for 2010 BET Awards as MI, P-Square, Kojo Antwi & HHP scoop nominations

Homegrown African talent up for 2010 BET Awards as MI, P-Square, Kojo Antwi & HHP scoop nominations

Wednesday, May 19th, 2010

The nominees for the 2010 BET Awards have just been announced and there are some very familiar names on the list! Our boys have done us proud once again as MI and P-Square were nominated in the Best International Act …

From Nigeria to Texas Oil Wealth – Kase Lawal featured on CNN’s African Voices

From Nigeria to Texas Oil Wealth – Kase Lawal featured on CNN’s African Voices

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

Most of us first heard of Nigerian entrepreneur Kase Lawal when he was featured in Black Enterprise magazine in 2002. His company, Camac… topped their prestigious list of America’s top 100 black-owned firms in 2002.
Its been a few years