October, 2011

Pastor Agu Irukwu of RCCG Jesus House London chosen as “Britain’s Most Inspirational Black Person” – Competition organized by Mayor of London and Metro

Pastor Agu Irukwu of RCCG Jesus House London chosen as “Britain’s Most Inspirational Black Person” – Competition organized by Mayor of London and Metro

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Redeemed Christian Church of God Jesus House London Parish Pastor, Agu Irukwu has been chosen as “Britain’s Most Inspirational Black Person…“.
Pastor Agu Irukwu was shortlisted alongside black icons including He was picked from a shortlist that also

BN Exclusive: Vlisco launches ‘Delicate Shades’ with Innovative Ad Campaign collaboration with fashion illustrator Sabine Pieper

BN Exclusive: Vlisco launches ‘Delicate Shades’ with Innovative Ad Campaign collaboration with fashion illustrator Sabine Pieper

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Love.Love.Love!
Just when we thought Vlisco had done it all with their stunning ad campaigns, they have just blown us away with this brand new one.
Delicate Shades…‘, the new collection by Vlisco will officially launch tomorrow but

BN Bytes: Pioneer “Idols” Timi Dakolo & Eric Arubayi chat about Life after Music Reality TV Success in Vanguard Allure

BN Bytes: Pioneer “Idols” Timi Dakolo & Eric Arubayi chat about Life after Music Reality TV Success in Vanguard Allure

Monday, October 31st, 2011

The first and only season of Idols West Africa is one of the high points in Nigerian reality TV history. The show was exciting and introduced us to a mix of music stars including Omawumi, Jerrilyn, Jodie …and

What Next…G650? D’banj adds the Aston Martin Vantage to his fleet | Jim Iyke shows off his muscles & 2 New Cars!

What Next…G650? D’banj adds the Aston Martin Vantage to his fleet | Jim Iyke shows off his muscles & 2 New Cars!

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Dear up-and-coming star,
Congrats on your breakout hit and endorsements.
We know that you have seen recent photos of D’banj with his 2011 Aston Martin Vantage which reportedly cost over $200,000 and photos of Nigerian actor Jim Iyke …showing off

Free Education Counselling & Networking at the UKEAS UK Education Exhibition – 5th November 2011

Free Education Counselling & Networking at the UKEAS UK Education Exhibition – 5th November 2011

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Do you have a budding desire to further your education in the UK and will like  information on the available options and application process?
In that case, you’re in luck as UKEAS will be holding an exhibition for prospective students…

BN Exclusive: Listen to M.I’s brand new HOT (& Sexy) track for the Gillette “Smoothness for Kisses” Campaign

BN Exclusive: Listen to M.I’s brand new HOT (& Sexy) track for the Gillette “Smoothness for Kisses” Campaign

Monday, October 31st, 2011

We have been listening to this song all morning at BN HQ and we are totally LOVING it!
“African Rapper No 1″ M.I has done it again with this brand new track for Gillette‘s “Smoothness for Kisses…

BN Weddings – First Look: Funke Fowler & Abi Kuku

BN Weddings – First Look: Funke Fowler & Abi Kuku

Monday, October 31st, 2011

On Saturday 29th of October 2011, Funke Fowler and Abi Kuku… celebrated their traditional engagement at the main bowl of the Tafawa Balewa Square in Lagos.
It was an absolutely beautiful celebration!
BN will bring you a complete wedding feature

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Amede

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Amede

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Day 3 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week …was bigger & better as there were lots of designers on ground to display their latest pieces.
Amede made very good use of Adire material, reminding us of our

New Music: Davido – Dami Duro

New Music: Davido – Dami Duro

Monday, October 31st, 2011

There is a reason why Davido… has been hyped as one of the hottest new music stars of 2011.
After his single “Back When” featuring Naeto C blew up, we’ve been asking for more.
Check out his new single “

BN Bytes: Inside Chelsea & Nigerian International Football Star Mikel Obi’s Luxurious Mansion on ESPN’s “Give It Up For Lenton” – Video

BN Bytes: Inside Chelsea & Nigerian International Football Star Mikel Obi’s Luxurious Mansion on ESPN’s “Give It Up For Lenton” – Video

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Nigerian international and Chelsea FC star, John Mikel Obi is definitely “living it up”!
ESPN‘s football lifestyle show “Give It Up For Lenton…” recently visited the the footballer at his home in the UK.
We discovered various

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Kelechi Odu

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Kelechi Odu

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Day 3 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week …was bigger & better as there were lots of designers on ground to display their latest pieces.
One of which was Kelechi Odu, his pieces were an absolute sensation

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Grey

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Grey

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Day 3 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week …was bigger & better as there were lots of designers on ground to display their latest pieces.
One of which was Grey. The Grey team – Rukky Ladoja, Obi

Join LEAP Africa at its 6th CEOs Forum & Book Launch – 1st November 2011

Join LEAP Africa at its 6th CEOs Forum & Book Launch – 1st November 2011

Sunday, October 30th, 2011

LEAP Africa will be hosting its 6th CEO Forum and Book Launch… on Tuesday, 1st Of November 2011
The CEO’s forum which was officially launched in 2005, will equip entrepreneurs with the skills, tools and insights to building sustainable local

BN Photo Stories: Waste, Wealth and the Burden of a City

BN Photo Stories: Waste, Wealth and the Burden of a City

Friday, October 28th, 2011

It’s 5:30AM and you can’t help, but slam your alarm clock on the umpteenth snooze. You hurry past the heap of rubbish at the entrance of your street. You have to cover your nose with a big face towel as…

New Music: GB Slowz feat. Cabo Snoop – Kamon My Gal

New Music: GB Slowz feat. Cabo Snoop – Kamon My Gal

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Osagie Osaigbovo A.K.A Gb Slowz,  a student of  Monash University South Africa featured Angolan star Cabo Snoop… on his single titled ‘Kamon my Gal’
The single was recorded in South Africa and according to a reliable source, the song

You are cordially invited for the opening of “Owambe, Aso-Ebi and the Politics of Dress” – Photo Exhibition by Jide Alakija

You are cordially invited for the opening of “Owambe, Aso-Ebi and the Politics of Dress” – Photo Exhibition by Jide Alakija

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Pioneer Wedding Photographer Jide Alakija in partnership with Centre for Contemporary Art Lagos cordially invite you to Jide’s first solo exhibition ” Owambe, Aso-Ebi and the Politics of Dress”…
Jide Alakija’s exhibition will highlight the disparate social and cultural experiences

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Maki Oh

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Maki Oh

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Yesterday was Day 2 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week….There were lots of designers on ground to display their latest pieces.
One of which is Maki Oh, whose latest collection is a figure hugging one, bringing

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Exclamations Couture by FAB

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Exclamations Couture by FAB

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Yesterday was Day 2 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week….There were lots of designers on ground to display their latest pieces.
After seeing a lot of female designs yesterday, the men in the house had a

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Sunny Rose

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Sunny Rose

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Yesterday was Day 2 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week. …There were lots of designers on ground to display their latest pieces.
One of which is Sunny Rose, whose latest collection is a breath of fresh air

The 2011 Next Movie Star Reality Show is Here! Check Out the 16 Lucky Contestants

The 2011 Next Movie Star Reality Show is Here! Check Out the 16 Lucky Contestants

Friday, October 28th, 2011

The 7th Edition of the Next Movie Star Reality Show themed “Galaxy of Stars”… is finally here. The show would run for 30 days on all major television stations across the country.
Previous editions of The Next Movie Star Reality

Mr Nigeria 2011 Competition: Meet The Contestants

Mr Nigeria 2011 Competition: Meet The Contestants

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Silverbird Productions… is proud to present to you the 18 finalists for the Mr Nigeria competition which is set to take place on Saturday 29th of October 2011 at the Silverbird Galleria by 7 PM. The show is going to

People, Fashion & Fabulosity from Day 1 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week

People, Fashion & Fabulosity from Day 1 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Lagos is under siege! Don’t worry, it’s nothing sinister…
The inaugural MTN Lagos Fashion and Design Week… is underway and you know we have all the exclusive scoop right here.
From the runway to backstage, BN has got it covered.

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Koketso

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Koketso

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Yesterday was Day 1 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week, there were so many designers on ground to showcase their latest pieces and BN… is giving you a first class view of all the photos.
Photos

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Phunk Afrique

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Phunk Afrique

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Yesterday was Day 1 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week, there were so many designers on ground to showcase their latest pieces and BN… is giving you a first class view of all the photos.
Photos

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Xclamations by Tomi Rotimi

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Xclamations by Tomi Rotimi

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Yesterday was Day 1 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week, there were so many designers on ground to showcase their latest pieces and BN… is giving you a first class view of all the photos.
Photos