September, 2011

Experience African Cinema at the “Lights, Camera, Africa!” Film Festival – 30th September to 2nd October 2011

Experience African Cinema at the “Lights, Camera, Africa!” Film Festival – 30th September to 2nd October 2011

Friday, September 30th, 2011

For the first time ever, the African Film Festival Inc, New York (AAF) and The Reel Life Club at The Life House are partnering to host Lights, Camera, Africa! 2011…, a film festival showcasing some of the most

What is Your Strategy?

What is Your Strategy?

Friday, September 30th, 2011

On our first day in a particular class, the course facilitator asked a simple question: “What is your strategy?” At first we did not understand what he was on about, but he probed further. “For those of you that are…

Get Your Boots on for the London Nigerian Rugby Football Club 20th Anniversary Ball – 1st October 2011

Get Your Boots on for the London Nigerian Rugby Football Club 20th Anniversary Ball – 1st October 2011

Friday, September 30th, 2011

The London Nigerian Rugby Football Club, a competitive rugby club that plays in London Leagues is celebrating its 20th Anniversary come Saturday 1st October 2011 and to commemorate  this event there is going to be A 20th Anniversary Celebration ball…

African Fashion Buzz: Ugo Mozie

African Fashion Buzz: Ugo Mozie

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Creative Director, Artist, Image Consultant, Style Icon and Celebrity Stylist Extraordinaire – Ugo Mozie is no average Joe! Born in Nigeria and raised in Los Angeles (and Houston partly) , Ugo Mozie… started his career in fashion after becoming aware

The Making – Shoot 5 – “Colour Burst”: Virtue Clothiers by Oladipo Abiola

The Making – Shoot 5 – “Colour Burst”: Virtue Clothiers by Oladipo Abiola

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

The Making… is a project that aims to mentor young designers and provide them with the opportunity to interact with business development analysts and entrepreneurs who will aid them to achieve their vision for their brand.
The theme for this

Ikechukwu, Yaw, Freeze, I.D Ogungbe & Many More Kick Off Smirnoff Midnight Cir-Cruise

Ikechukwu, Yaw, Freeze, I.D Ogungbe & Many More Kick Off Smirnoff Midnight Cir-Cruise

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

On Friday 23rd September 2011, Smirnoff held a Kick off party for the Smirnoff Midnight Cir-Cruise .It was so unbelievable that such party could be held in Nigeria and as usual BN was there to cover the whole event.
Get

Events This Weekend

Events This Weekend

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

If you an avid BN… reader, you know it’s that day of the week when we bring the hottest places, hangouts & venues to be spotted this weekend. The Nigerian flag is soaring high this weekend as Nigeria clocks 51,

Be a Shape-Shifter! Style Up in the Season’s New Shape to Party Dresses

Be a Shape-Shifter! Style Up in the Season’s New Shape to Party Dresses

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Cocoon fashion as seen on the runways of Victoria Beckham, Giorgio Armani and Versace
Futuristic, voluminous outlines seem to define this season’s silhouette. It’s quite dramatic how designers change and manipulate fashion ideas and concepts in terms of shape, hemline…

BN Bargains

BN Bargains

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

We are extremely excited to present this week’s 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

D’Prince is now the Boss! Mo’Hits star launches his new nightclub, JONZING tonight

D’Prince is now the Boss! Mo’Hits star launches his new nightclub, JONZING tonight

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Mo’Hits artiste D’Prince… is joining the ranks of Jay-Z and other entertainers who have taken the big plunge into the hospitality and nightlife industry by launching his own club!
While the young star has not released his debut album, he

Nollywood Actress Chika Ike opens “Fancy Nancy” Store in Abuja – Mercy Johnson, Jim Iyke, Mike Ezuruonye, Goldie & More Attend

Nollywood Actress Chika Ike opens “Fancy Nancy” Store in Abuja – Mercy Johnson, Jim Iyke, Mike Ezuruonye, Goldie & More Attend

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Nollywood actress Chika Ike… amplified her brand earlier this year when she released the second edition of her annual photo calendar.
This time, Chika is veering into the entrepreneurial sphere! She officially launched her accessories store “Fancy Nancy” in Abuja

WIMBIZ in collaboration with the Bank of Industry present the 2011 WIMBIZ Market Place – 8th to 9th October 2011

WIMBIZ in collaboration with the Bank of Industry present the 2011 WIMBIZ Market Place – 8th to 9th October 2011

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Are you a female business owner interested in networking and creating a much needed awareness for your products and services?
Are you seeking ways to develop business partnerships?
Are you interested in investment opportunities available to your business?
Are you…

Join Brand Ambassador Ini Edo at the the 2011 Noble Hair Show – 9th October 2011

Join Brand Ambassador Ini Edo at the the 2011 Noble Hair Show – 9th October 2011

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Rebecca Fashion Ltd, makers of the popular Noble & Black Pearl hair range will be hosting 2011 Noble Hair Show….
The grand event is scheduled to take place at the Banquet Hall of Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos

All Lights Shine on the Ekubo Family as they Drive Home in a brand new Toyota Minivan & 5 Million Naira as the Season 5 Winners of Maltina Dance All

All Lights Shine on the Ekubo Family as they Drive Home in a brand new Toyota Minivan & 5 Million Naira as the Season 5 Winners of Maltina Dance All

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

The Maltina Dance all has come and unfortunately has ended, it is no  surprise that the Ekubo… Family from Port Harcourt, Rivers State has been crowned Nigeria’s number one dancing family as the curtains finally fell on the popular family

BN Bytes: Miss Nigeria Oluwadamilola Agbajor visits Ibadan South West Local Government Flooding Relief Camp

BN Bytes: Miss Nigeria Oluwadamilola Agbajor visits Ibadan South West Local Government Flooding Relief Camp

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

On Thursday 8th September 2011, Miss Nigeria Queen Ambassador Oluwadamilola Agbajor visited the State of Oyo and had the privilege of donating food by DE United Foods (makers of Indomie Noodles) and clothing provided by Vlisco Nigeria… to the Ibadan

What’s Next Africa? The Hidden Stories | Find Out How You Can Experience the 2011 Lagos Photo Festival | Enter the Lagos Photo Amateur Photography Competition

What’s Next Africa? The Hidden Stories | Find Out How You Can Experience the 2011 Lagos Photo Festival | Enter the Lagos Photo Amateur Photography Competition

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

If you were in Lagos in October last year and you either passed by the Muri Okunola park in Victoria Island or you drove past the Falomo roundabout, then there’s no doubt the public display of billboard sized photos must…

Fabryan launches S/S 2012 Evening Wear Collection

Fabryan launches S/S 2012 Evening Wear Collection

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Following the summer’s successful launch of their Psychedelic accessories range, London-based fashion brand Fabryan… have unveiled their Spring/Summer 2012 evening wear collection. Duchess satin, silk charmeuse and real feathers have been used to create a collection of nine signature dresses

What’s Love Got To Do With It?

What’s Love Got To Do With It?

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Gomez is lying on the floor, curled like a foetus. His head placed on Bisola’s lap as she kneads her palm into his temples. Someone else is squeezing his toes as he muffles sounds between clenched teeth that I can…

Are You Ready to Fly?

Are You Ready to Fly?

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

I saw myself standing on a cliff looking across a great expanse of nothingness and I wanted to get to the top of the other mountain. I prayed for God to build a bridge. He did not. I asked for…

RIP Wangari Maathai, Africa’s First Female Nobel Peace Prize Winner Passes On

RIP Wangari Maathai, Africa’s First Female Nobel Peace Prize Winner Passes On

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Environmentalist and women’s rights advocate, Wangari Maathai died last night in Kenya. The 71 year old Nobel Peace Prize winner passed on after a protracted battle with cancer.
Her organization, the Green Belt Movement… worked to educate people on the

The Afropolitan Set at the HVS/Toju Foyeh Spring 2012 Runway Show

The Afropolitan Set at the HVS/Toju Foyeh Spring 2012 Runway Show

Monday, September 26th, 2011

The afropolitan fashion set came out to support House of Versatile Styles and Toju Foyeh at their fashion show during the Mercedes Benz of Buffalo Spring 2011 Fashion Week in September 2011.
Saran Kaba Jones of FACE Africa, Ono Bello…

TW Magazine presents “The Phoenix Gala” – Celebrating Matriarchs and Protégés | Win Tickets to this Landmark Event

TW Magazine presents “The Phoenix Gala” – Celebrating Matriarchs and Protégés | Win Tickets to this Landmark Event

Monday, September 26th, 2011

This September as TW Magazine celebrates her 4th anniversary and to mark this landmark, the magazine will be hosting The Phoenix Gala: Celebrating Matriarchs and Protégés….
The black-tie event is being held in honour of great Nigerian women who

Expand Your Business Frontiers At the 6th Nigerian Real Estate Fair – 11th to 13th October 2011

Expand Your Business Frontiers At the 6th Nigerian Real Estate Fair – 11th to 13th October 2011

Monday, September 26th, 2011


SOE Properties in collaboration with 3Invest Intelligence present to you the 6th Edition Of The Nigerian Real Estate Fair.The Fair is proposed to be a remarkable experience and business opportunities both locally and internationally, which enables the expansion of

Football Icons Visit Nigeria: Photos from the Guinness VIP, An Evening With Marcel Desailly & Roy Keane

Football Icons Visit Nigeria: Photos from the Guinness VIP, An Evening With Marcel Desailly & Roy Keane

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Marcel Desailly & Roy Keane On Stage at The Event
The Guinness VIP “An Evening with” event which saw two great footballers, Marcel Desailly and Roy Keane …in one place. It was a once in a lifetime opportunity to spend

Ini, Gene, Uche, Nonso, Beverly & More! Glamazons & Dapper Dudes at the Uyo Premiere of “I’ll Take My Chances”

Ini, Gene, Uche, Nonso, Beverly & More! Glamazons & Dapper Dudes at the Uyo Premiere of “I’ll Take My Chances”

Monday, September 26th, 2011

I’ll Take My Chances“, a new movie starring Ini Edo and Bryan Okwara… premiered in Uyo this weekend.
The event created massive buzz in the “Land of Promise”! The stars come out in full force and the Governor