November, 2010

Stylemania Inc presents Quarterly Lingerie Sales Event – Sexy et Fabuleux – “It’s not just Lingerie, It’s a Lifestyle”

Stylemania Inc presents Quarterly Lingerie Sales Event – Sexy et Fabuleux – “It’s not just Lingerie, It’s a Lifestyle”

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

A woman can truly express herself through her intimate apparel. Depending upon her selection, a woman may allow her feminine side to glow, her sexy and seductive side to romp, or her innocent and gentle side to shine.
So if…

A Very Stylish African Christmas – Temple Muse presents “Under the Christmas Tree”

A Very Stylish African Christmas – Temple Muse presents “Under the Christmas Tree”

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Lagos based luxury fashion retailer, Temple Muse… is renowned for their themed events; with innovation installations and themes, we are always wondering what they will be unveiling next!
To usher in the Christmas season,  on the 20th of November 2010,

Goodbye Peace! Now the Final 3 of Glo Naija Sings – Casey, Rasine & Da Brodas battle for the $100,000 Prize

Goodbye Peace! Now the Final 3 of Glo Naija Sings – Casey, Rasine & Da Brodas battle for the $100,000 Prize

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

It is now down to the wire; the final 3 contestants of this season of Glo Naija Sings has emerged – 17 year old Rasine, 14 & 20 year old siblings – Da Brodas and 27 year old Casey…

BN Collection to Closet – Maki Oh

BN Collection to Closet – Maki Oh

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

We are back with another edition of BN Collection to Closet.
BN Collection to Closet is our way of depicting “the African Fashion industry in Motion….”
Today, we selected a piece by one of our favourite young

Look Fabulous For A Lot Less! Fashion Retail brand “Heritage” launches in Lagos

Look Fabulous For A Lot Less! Fashion Retail brand “Heritage” launches in Lagos

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Anyone who loves fashion will tell you that shopping in Nigeria is an arduous task!
The first challenge is finding pieces that you love, the second challenge is being able to pay for it. The price of looking good is…

Tolu Sangosanya Builds Refuge within the Refuse: The Dustbin Estate Story

Tolu Sangosanya Builds Refuge within the Refuse: The Dustbin Estate Story

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

“What people don’t understand is that what we plant in the lives of those kids will have an impact on where they’ll be in the next 20 years. I don’t see short-term; what I see for the kids is future presidents, senators, industry leaders. I don’t know if most of the parents see the same thing: the same way I want the children to grow up and change the lives of their parents for good.”

New Video: Goldie feat. Jaywon – Jawo

New Video: Goldie feat. Jaywon – Jawo

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Fresh from her Soundcity Music Video Awards 2010 “Best Female Video” victory, Nigerian pop musician, Goldie has released another video from her new album “Gold”, the video is for her current single “Jawo…” which features Kennis Music label

Ghanaian Actress Yvonne Nelson launches Glaucoma Foundation & releases star-studded charity music video

Ghanaian Actress Yvonne Nelson launches Glaucoma Foundation & releases star-studded charity music video

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson recently launched the Yvonne Nelson Glaucoma Foundation (YNGF)…. Yvonne was inspired to start her Foundation after a close family member became afflicted with the disease. Glaucoma is a progressive disease which affects the optic nerve.

Who Is The New African? – This Week on Moments With Mo

Who Is The New African? – This Week on Moments With Mo

Monday, November 29th, 2010

The image of “Africans” as portrayed in international media has evolved. From the images of suffering, war, hunger and famine; things seemed to have moved along positively, we now see a new crop of successful young Africans.
Moments With Mo…

DonChiWrites Presents MI2: The Review

DonChiWrites Presents MI2: The Review

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Agent Don Chichi, your mission, should you accept it, is to critically review the most anticipated album of 2010, MI2: The Movie. Chances are you career might self-destruct if you diss Mr. Incredible. So long sucker! (insert sinister/wicked/evil laugh …

THE BIGGEST PRIZE: Here are Nominees for The Future Awards 2010 – Young Person of the Year!

THE BIGGEST PRIZE: Here are Nominees for The Future Awards 2010 – Young Person of the Year!

Monday, November 29th, 2010

The Central Working Committee for Nigeria’s most respected youth event, The Future Awards, has decided to unveil the long list for the biggest award, Young Person of the Year…, one week before schedule!
“We are very excited by

Liam Fashion Agency Presents “Glamazon” – Meet the 7 Young Entrepreneurs featured in the campaign

Liam Fashion Agency Presents “Glamazon” – Meet the 7 Young Entrepreneurs featured in the campaign

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Liam Fashion Agency recently unveiled their first ever Christmas ad campaign. The ad campaign features glamorous evening wear from LFA’s Christmas collection and is tagged “I’ve Got the Glamazon Look…”.
Yes, the ladies look stunning; however what excites

FRIDAY TRACK: The hardest part of the business is minding your own

FRIDAY TRACK: The hardest part of the business is minding your own

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Kilon Sparkles!
I was fast asleep Sunday night…so deep in sleep that you could say I was making music with my Primark bed linen. On the average night, I would toss and turn for hours – part because I’m a…

“Dare to Dream” with the British Council – Conference for Young Professionals

“Dare to Dream” with the British Council – Conference for Young Professionals

Friday, November 26th, 2010

The British Council’s Dare to Dream Conference provides a forum where leaders and executives in various industries share their career/business/life experiences with young professionals.

BN Hot Topic: What are You Thankful for?

BN Hot Topic: What are You Thankful for?

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Tis the season to be jolly tra-la-la-la-la-la-la-la!!
It’s exactly 4 weeks to Christmas and we at BellaNaija… are excited! The year has been absolutely fantastic and we are grateful to all our readers and partners for making this a joyous

Ruff ‘n’ Tumble introduces new brand “NaijaBoysZ” and opens new stores in Port Harcourt & Lagos

Ruff ‘n’ Tumble introduces new brand “NaijaBoysZ” and opens new stores in Port Harcourt & Lagos

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Ruff ‘n’ Tumble, Nigeria’s foremost children’s apparel designer and manufacturer has introduced a new brand, NaijaBoysZ… to their growing portfolio. The new brand was revealed to journalists during a press conference at the company’s corporate headquarters recently. According to

Le Petit Marché Presents LPM NOVEMBER – Sunday 28 November 2010 – GET Arena

Le Petit Marché Presents LPM NOVEMBER – Sunday 28 November 2010 – GET Arena

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Last month’s LPM was a huge success! The Le Petit Marché team tried a new layout and this completely changed the look and feel of the market!
LPM had Urban Image Consultancy, giving the shoppers mini facials while Jewels …

Remembering Grace

Remembering Grace

Friday, November 26th, 2010

It’s not enough to sit and pray for comfort and healing. It’s not enough to hope that it will get better.

BN Exclusive – Video WORLD PREMIERE: Darey – The Way You Are

BN Exclusive – Video WORLD PREMIERE: Darey – The Way You Are

Friday, November 26th, 2010

We brought you the songs, now here is the first video!
Darey presents the video for his song “The Way You Are“. The song was written and produced by Darey and Cobhams….
The video has a “clean”

New Music: Lynxxx feat. R2Bees – Change Your Parade (Remix)

New Music: Lynxxx feat. R2Bees – Change Your Parade (Remix)

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Brand spanking new remix of Lynxxx‘s “Change Your Parade“. The track features Ghanaian group, R2Bees and this is not any old “add a verse” remix, it is a real remix!
Lynxxx’s debut album “This is Lynxxx…

A Promise to Love: Abisola Abiola-Ajimobi & Kolapo Kola-Daisi Wed

A Promise to Love: Abisola Abiola-Ajimobi & Kolapo Kola-Daisi Wed

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

Love takes over when you least expect it but when you find it and you know it is true love then you treasure it forever. Abisola Abiola-Ajimobi and Kolapo Kola-Daisi…‘s love story started with a cap, yes – a

Mr. Incredible takes on Super C! Naeto C interviews M.I and M.I interviews Naeto C for the December ’10 issue of HI Mag

Mr. Incredible takes on Super C! Naeto C interviews M.I and M.I interviews Naeto C for the December ’10 issue of HI Mag

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

Hi Magazine celebrates its December issue with a Double Issue which covers arguably the best rappers in Nigeria; M.I & Naeto C….
Just in case you have been living under a rock,  M.I has just released his sophomore album

BN Prose: No Boys! By Dami Dokumu

BN Prose: No Boys! By Dami Dokumu

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

The first rule I learnt as a child was ‘no boys’. I didn’t get the ‘birds and Bees’ or ‘you will get pregnant and die’ story. My mother was a simple woman and she had a simple rule- no boys.…

The Art of Seduction

The Art of Seduction

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

There are few things I love more than being chased by a man that is totally into me. The constant phone calls, the surprise gifts for absolutely no reason, the ‘just because’ flowers sent to my place of work, the…

Pick Your Fave

Pick Your Fave

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

Thanks for all your comments and analysis on the previous BN Pick Your Fave… features! With the heated debates, one would think we were trying to decide on our preferred presidential candidate.
Side note, the Nigerian elections are coming up