September, 2010

New Music: Pasha Feat. Eva – Daggerer

New Music: Pasha Feat. Eva – Daggerer

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Nyore, General Pype, Buckwylla, Born Star and now Pasha…. The roll call for dancehall artistes in Nigeria is not extensive. Pasha is a young man who seems to be bringing a new perspective to the Dancehall

New Video: Akas – What I like

New Video: Akas – What I like

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Akas is signed to Big Dreams Entertainment, the folks that brought in Maino for the launch party of their record label. Their flagship artiste, Akas made his debut last year with single featuring Maino – Baby No Time….

“La Dame, La Muse” by Temple Muse – Fashion Collective in Tribute to Nigeria at 50 & Celebrating the Formidable African Woman

“La Dame, La Muse” by Temple Muse – Fashion Collective in Tribute to Nigeria at 50 & Celebrating the Formidable African Woman

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

For us at BN, this is the most perfect way to begin our Nigeria at 50 independence celebrations.
We can go on and on about all the shortcomings and struggles – there are many.
However, in the midst of that,…

Events This Weekend: Nigeria @ 50 Special

Events This Weekend: Nigeria @ 50 Special

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Wow! The D-Day is almost here.
1st of October 2010…, Nigeria “the giant of West Africa” is celebrating its 50th anniversary since independence from the British colonialists.
From lingerie parties to fashion shows to church programmes, almost everyone is

Nigerian Celebrities visit Harvard – Movie and Music Stars Celebrate Nigeria’s 50th Independence Day Anniversary

Nigerian Celebrities visit Harvard – Movie and Music Stars Celebrate Nigeria’s 50th Independence Day Anniversary

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Nigeria is “a new country emerging. And it’s time to showcase it.” This time, it will be an Ivy League showcase at Harvard University.
One major focus of the weekend’s events will be the Nigerian film industry. Nollywood is the…

BBC World Documentary on Nigeria “My Country” by Funmi Iyanda & Chris Dada kicks off with “Lagos Stories” This Weekend

BBC World Documentary on Nigeria “My Country” by Funmi Iyanda & Chris Dada kicks off with “Lagos Stories” This Weekend

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

My Country” a three-part documentary on Nigeria produced and hosted by Funmi Iyanda… will be broadcast on BBC World this Saturday, October 2nd 2010.
To commemorate Nigeria’s 50th anniversary, the BBC will air this three-part documentary that captures

Nigeria50 TV Celebration on HiTV & OHTV Worldwide

Nigeria50 TV Celebration on HiTV & OHTV Worldwide

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

In HiTV & OHTV…’s bid to celebrate Nigeria and extraordinary Nigerians/Institutions an all day long Television celebration bringing a never before seen Viewing experience that entertains, educates and interacts with Nigerians all over the world, allowing this event to

Design Options – Nigeria @ 50 SALE

Design Options – Nigeria @ 50 SALE

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Design Options is a furniture and Interior Design Company with over twenty years experience in exquisite furniture and decor.
In celebration of Nigeria at 50, they will be having a buy 2 get 1 free promo on all their items. …

The Future Awards Season 6 Launches Today!

The Future Awards Season 6 Launches Today!

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

#TheAuthenticCelebration” with 50 of Nigeria’s most influential young leaders.

Eki Orleans Spring/Summer 2011 “Wave” Collection

Eki Orleans Spring/Summer 2011 “Wave” Collection

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Eki Orleans (Orleans Designs) is one of the labels the BN Style Page has actively followed through their collection releases ; we’ve featured both their Spring/Summer 2010 “Coco” Collection & Fall /Winter 2010 “Jahan” Collection.

Eki Orleans… participated at the

From Chocolate to Kettlebells

From Chocolate to Kettlebells

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

I have had good intentions about exercising regularly and not gone through with it…
Had issues with my weight…
And I have had trouble starting and sticking with living a healthier lifestyle.
One thing I am 100% sure of is…

Jewel by Lisa releases their first fashion short film “A Day in the Life of A Jewelette” starring Eku Edewor

Jewel by Lisa releases their first fashion short film “A Day in the Life of A Jewelette” starring Eku Edewor

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

Jewel by Lisa has just released a short film entitled “A Day in the Life of a Jewelette“. Ex-Model and TV Presenter, Eku Edewor… stars in the video which chronicles her day and matches different JBL pieces with

BN on CNN: BellaNaija.com Founder Uche Eze interviewed by CNN’s Isha Sesay for i-List

BN on CNN: BellaNaija.com Founder Uche Eze interviewed by CNN’s Isha Sesay for i-List

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

BellaNaija.com Founder, CEO/MD of BainStoneUche Eze was featured on CNN i-List on the 28th of September 2010.
The interview was conducted by CNN reporter, Isha Sesay…. During the interview, Uche discussed the genesis and inspiration for the

A Diva on Stage & on the Mic – Scenes & Pics from Omotola’s “Me, Myself & Eyes” Album Release Party

A Diva on Stage & on the Mic – Scenes & Pics from Omotola’s “Me, Myself & Eyes” Album Release Party

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

Just as she promised, all eyes were definitely on Omotola at her exclusive album release party. On the 24th of September 2010 at Eko Hotel in Lagos, Omotola treated a cross-section of her fans including politicians, musicians, actors, actresses and…

BN Exclusive – WORLD PREMIERE: D’banj – I Do This

BN Exclusive – WORLD PREMIERE: D’banj – I Do This

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

Here is another song from the Scapegoat CD Single off D’banj‘s brand new album which is due to hit the streets in December 2010. So far (in case you hid under a rock and missed it) he’s dropped Mr …

Being FAB is Being Free! FAB Magazine is back with “The Emancipation Issue”

Being FAB is Being Free! FAB Magazine is back with “The Emancipation Issue”

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

We are finally feeling the independence fever all around Africa. As several Africa countries including Nigeria are celebrating their 50th year of independence.
In Nigeria, October 1st of the big day and it is very timely that the new issue…

New Music: Kefee – Naija We Hail

New Music: Kefee – Naija We Hail

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

Kefee has made an appreciable presence since her break out single Branama. Thus, breaking the mould for the regular inspirational artiste. Her songs have made a crossover to the mainstream as is evidenced by her single featuring Timaya, Kokoroko…

Play on Playa!

Play on Playa!

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

For eons men have felt like they ruled the world. They cough and their mothers halt mid-step, they say jump and their wives ask “how high”? It is amazing sometimes to watch a proud man as he walks into a…

Ikechukwu, Terry G, DJ Jimmy Jatt, Rooftop MCs, MI – Celebrate Nigeria @ 50 with Our Brightest Music Talents at The Green Concert Lagos

Ikechukwu, Terry G, DJ Jimmy Jatt, Rooftop MCs, MI – Celebrate Nigeria @ 50 with Our Brightest Music Talents at The Green Concert Lagos

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

The Green Concert Lagos… is billed as one of the biggest music events around the Nigeria @ 50 celebrations. It takes place at the Oceanview Gardens in Victoria Island, Lagos on Friday October 1st from 6pm.
The event will feature

‘Reimagining Femininity’- Fabryan Spring/Summer 2011 Debut Collection

‘Reimagining Femininity’- Fabryan Spring/Summer 2011 Debut Collection

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

With more than a deep rooted desire to one day be creators of amazing pieces, Nigerian Samantha Jane and Ghanaian best friend Sua Kyei started Fabryan….  It was(what can be best described as) Samantha’s business acumen and unique vision

BN Bargains

BN Bargains

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

We are extremely excited to present BN Bargains
In the quest, to ensure that all our BellaNaija.com… readers obtain the best value for money, we will be publishing information on sales promotions, contests, giveaways and discounts from selected vendors.
Every

EMLN 2010′s Chika, Nwando, Anita, Delphine, Abiola & Marvis star in flapper-themed Jewel by Lisa shoot for Elan

EMLN 2010′s Chika, Nwando, Anita, Delphine, Abiola & Marvis star in flapper-themed Jewel by Lisa shoot for Elan

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

By all accounts, the Elite Model Look Nigeria 2010 finale was a fabulous fashion event. One of the standout moments was when the Final 6 girls strutted down the runway in pieces by Nigerian label, Jewel by Lisa…. With

The Adventures of Miss Biosu: Welcome to Lagos

The Adventures of Miss Biosu: Welcome to Lagos

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

Good morning/afternoon/evening to my ever so intelligent, zealous and creative Bella Naija readers. I can not believe how quickly the first week of The Adventures of Miss Biosu…™ has gone by. It feels like only yesterday that I left

BN Exclusive – WORLD PREMIERE: Asa – Be My Man

BN Exclusive – WORLD PREMIERE: Asa – Be My Man

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

Warning: Bellanaija.com will not be responsible for the effusiveness of this writer.
Thanks
It’s been two years (plus) since Asa … literally burst out on the scene with her self titled debut album. She smashed the ceiling on what was

T.W.O: Dynamic Duo. Love Unending. Legitimate Music.

T.W.O: Dynamic Duo. Love Unending. Legitimate Music.

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

The Charly Boy Show was an integral part of the Saturday ritual for those who grew up in Nigeria, in the early 90s. The show was popular for segments like ‘Joker,’ ‘This is Not the News,’ ‘Madam Zizi,’ as well…