January, 2012

BN Video PREMIERE: Bez feat. Praiz – That Stupid Song

BN Video PREMIERE: Bez feat. Praiz – That Stupid Song

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Yes, this video just “world premiered” on BET’s 106 & Park. In case you missed it, BN has it first online. Bez featuring Praiz – “That Stupid Song“. Video was directed by Clarence Peters. Produced by Cobhams …

BN Bytes: Coming Soon to Your TV Screens…”Kemi Adetiba’s TV Diaries”

BN Bytes: Coming Soon to Your TV Screens…”Kemi Adetiba’s TV Diaries”

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Well, we can’t call it a comeback since she never left. TV Personality/Video Director Kemi Adetiba… has hosted a slew of shows from her start with M-Net’s Studio 53 to Temptation Nigeria and most recently Maltina Dance All. Kemi will

“Lace, Structure, Romance”! The Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection by Elizabeth Waldorf

“Lace, Structure, Romance”! The Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection by Elizabeth Waldorf

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Lace, Structure, Romance” is the debut by Elizabeth Waldorf. This Autunm/Winter 2012 collection with mostly black, grey and snake skin colour, shows the creative director - Jane Ole…‘s appreciation for art, architecture, and the beauty of

Get Great Bargains this Season as Oja-Ara presents “2 Days of Wonders” – 26th February & 4th March 2012

Get Great Bargains this Season as Oja-Ara presents “2 Days of Wonders” – 26th February & 4th March 2012

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Oja-Ara… is back with yet another edition of its superlative shopping experience! This edition comes with double the action, double the bargains and of course, double the fun and excitement as the organizers have promised to surpass your expectations and

Deinté Fine Jewelry Kicks off “Love is in the Air” Sales Campaign in time for Valentine’s Day 2012

Deinté Fine Jewelry Kicks off “Love is in the Air” Sales Campaign in time for Valentine’s Day 2012

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Deinte's Magazine Advertisement
Deinté Fine Jewelry… is pleased to announce the start of their Valentine’s Day Sale event featuring their beautiful collection of engagement and wedding rings. During this spectacular sales period, Deinté is offering up to 20% off new

“Not Black Enough to be in a Nigerian Video”? Vixen Natalie Nunn speaks on Olu Maintain’s New Video “NAWTi”

“Not Black Enough to be in a Nigerian Video”? Vixen Natalie Nunn speaks on Olu Maintain’s New Video “NAWTi”

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Olu Maintain‘s new video “NAWTi” made it’s online debut during the weekend. In less than 3 days, the video has received almost 60,000 views on YouTube.
The video features “Bad Girls Club” vixen Natalie Nunn… as the

Our Wedding Story: Uleyi Sandra Ushie & Charles Itu

Our Wedding Story: Uleyi Sandra Ushie & Charles Itu

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Today is the very last day of January 2012 and we have the first BN Our Wedding Story… of 2012!
Last year, BN Weddings took you from our base in Lagos to weddings all around the country. This year, we

Rocking in Enugu! P-Square, Wizkid, Duncan Mighty, Flavour N’Abania, Ice Prince at the Coal City’s “Road Block” Show

Rocking in Enugu! P-Square, Wizkid, Duncan Mighty, Flavour N’Abania, Ice Prince at the Coal City’s “Road Block” Show

Monday, January 30th, 2012

On Friday 16th December 2011, the nation’s coal city – Enugu experienced a one of a kind show ”Road Block” . The music and comedy concert created in an effort to showcase and encourage entertainment in Enugu state for its indigenes and residents.

BN Bytes: Bez to debut video for “That Stupid Song” on BET’s 106 & Park – First-Ever African Video to World Premiere on the Show

BN Bytes: Bez to debut video for “That Stupid Song” on BET’s 106 & Park – First-Ever African Video to World Premiere on the Show

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Bez is going global in 2012!
Just a few days ago, his video “More You” aired on BET’s 106 & Park and now Bez is stomping onto new territory as the video for “That Stupid Song” featuring Praiz…

BN Exclusive: All the HOT Shots from Mo’Cheddah’s Graduation Party at Hush in Lagos

BN Exclusive: All the HOT Shots from Mo’Cheddah’s Graduation Party at Hush in Lagos

Monday, January 30th, 2012

“Franchise Celebrity” Mo’Cheddah is now a graduate!
Mo’Cheddah completed her degree in Creative Arts at the University of Lagos…. All through her career as a musician, Mo has successfully balanced school and showbiz.
To commemorate this milestone, a graduation

MTN Project Fame West Africa Season 4 Flashback – The Style Part 1

MTN Project Fame West Africa Season 4 Flashback – The Style Part 1

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Season 4 of MTN Project Fame West Africa… was arguably the best season yet!
The level of talent and professionalism displayed by the contestants was awesome. As the winner, Monica gets set to launch her music career, BN will be

A Gathering to Rekindle Friendships! Sasha, Karen, Toolz, Denrele, Lami, Yinka Davies & More at “Baileys Spoil Your Friends Day” Event in Lagos

A Gathering to Rekindle Friendships! Sasha, Karen, Toolz, Denrele, Lami, Yinka Davies & More at “Baileys Spoil Your Friends Day” Event in Lagos

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Late last year, some of our loved celebrities and socialites gathered at Wheatbaker Hotel, Ikoyi for premium Irish spirit brand’s – Baileys event tagged “Baileys Spoil Your Friends Day”.…
The fun event that was all about rekindling and revitalizing friendship,

The Fusion Lifestyle Quarterly Shopping Event Heads to Lagos! Just in Time for Valentine’s Day Gifts – 12th February 2012

The Fusion Lifestyle Quarterly Shopping Event Heads to Lagos! Just in Time for Valentine’s Day Gifts – 12th February 2012

Monday, January 30th, 2012

The fun filled quarterly shopping event – Fusion Lifestyle Shopping Event, is back with yet another edition of its thrilling shopping extravanganza and this time, the team is coming to the city that never sleeps – Lagos….
The

A Day Out for Lagos & Abuja Divas! Photos from “Divas Day Out” Fashion & Hair Collection Show in Lagos & Abuja

A Day Out for Lagos & Abuja Divas! Photos from “Divas Day Out” Fashion & Hair Collection Show in Lagos & Abuja

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Isimaze Ozigbo-Esere (CEO Issey Miyaki Hair)
On Friday 16th to Saturday 17th December 2011, Lagos Divas came in their hundreds for the anticipated Divas Day Out!… event which took place at House of 360, Victoria Island, Lagos. The well attended

The Politics of the Nigerian Media

The Politics of the Nigerian Media

Monday, January 30th, 2012

A critical look at the role the media can play today in shaping Nigerian politics tomorrow.

The Debut Lookbook! Maureen Ikem Sunny Rose presents its Spring/Summer 2012 Collection Lookbook

The Debut Lookbook! Maureen Ikem Sunny Rose presents its Spring/Summer 2012 Collection Lookbook

Monday, January 30th, 2012

At the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion and Design Week, Maureen Ikem Sunny Rose… unveiled its first ever ready to wear collection.
When we featured photos from the collection, the response was nothing short of phenomenal.
This is the lookbook for

From Baking Club to Change Agency – “Bake For Change” Ladies Take On a Journey of Touching Lives

From Baking Club to Change Agency – “Bake For Change” Ladies Take On a Journey of Touching Lives

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Bake For Change, a charity group started by four friends, Nkemdilim Uwaje, Ngozi Coker, Ashim Uwaje and Stefanie Moh,  who decided to turn their passion for baking into a change making agent, has made great strides in touching …

TW Magazine kick starts 2012 with a “New Look” Asa, Ice Prince & Celebrity New Year Resolutions in its January Issue

TW Magazine kick starts 2012 with a “New Look” Asa, Ice Prince & Celebrity New Year Resolutions in its January Issue

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Stuck in Lagos traffic  which seems to have multiplied despite the fuel hike and toll gate issues (We naievely assumed that people would start car pooling and there would be less traffic!). Anyway, back on topic, as I looked out…

New Video: Lynxxx feat. Enze – Ice Cream Factory

New Video: Lynxxx feat. Enze – Ice Cream Factory

Monday, January 30th, 2012

When you hear the song title “Ice Cream Factory“, it conjures several images, so we couldn’t wait to view the video for Lynxxx…‘s track “Ice Cream Factory”!
The video made it’s worldwide debut on MTV Base Africa

BN Travel: It’s Going Down in South Africa – Wine Tasting, The Gold Reef & Lots of Fun!

BN Travel: It’s Going Down in South Africa – Wine Tasting, The Gold Reef & Lots of Fun!

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Me (centre) with the female Nigerian winners at Gold Reef Theme Park, Johannesburg, SA.
If you’ve been following @bellanaijastyle on twitter, you would know that I have been in South Africa and I am having the most awesome time. During…

BN Saturday Celebrity Interview: “BlackBerry Babes” Star Oge Okoye celebrates 10 years in Nollywood – Talks to BN about Success, Marriage & More

BN Saturday Celebrity Interview: “BlackBerry Babes” Star Oge Okoye celebrates 10 years in Nollywood – Talks to BN about Success, Marriage & More

Saturday, January 28th, 2012

Nollywood actress, Oge Okoye, has been acting since 2001. Born in London, the  actress cut her teeth into the movie industry while in her first year studying Theater Arts at Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Anambra. Since then, she has starred …

Straight from the Headlines! – What Everyone was Talking About This Week

Straight from the Headlines! – What Everyone was Talking About This Week

Friday, January 27th, 2012

Boko Haram Bomb Blasts
The headlines this week have been quite gloomy. The aftermath of the bomb blasts which left over 180 people dead in Kano last week has left a deep wound in the fabric of the nation with…

Pick Your Fave

Pick Your Fave

Friday, January 27th, 2012

For over 5 years, African acclaimed fashion designer Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi has been thrilling  fashion fans with her Victorian and Edwardian era influenced pieces.
Now the award-winning designer “battles” it out with Nigeria’s music diva Tiwa Savage… for this edition of

BN Hot Topic: When To Do the ‘Do’?

BN Hot Topic: When To Do the ‘Do’?

Friday, January 27th, 2012

There is no way you can be in a relationship without sex in our generation!- Anonymous…
My friend, Bisi recently gave up sex. To her it clouded her judgment in relationships. It was always difficult for her to determine if

On Set with TolumiDE as she shoots her new video – “For Me” | Behind The Scenes Photos & Video Teaser

On Set with TolumiDE as she shoots her new video – “For Me” | Behind The Scenes Photos & Video Teaser

Friday, January 27th, 2012

Washington DC based soulful afro-pop singer and songwriter – TolumiDE released a new single in December 2011. The singer who is responsible for the rave making singles like “My Love” and “Because You Know” officially presented “For Me”. …Now BN