May, 2012

On Becoming a Man: Random Thoughts on Motivational Talks

On Becoming a Man: Random Thoughts on Motivational Talks

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

“After the initial buzz, the effort to make a difference must begin.” – Kenneth Kwan

Last month, I wrote about the definition of success, expanding on John Maxwell’s version. It had resonated so much with me that I had to

Lagos State Government Reinstates the 788 Sacked Doctors

Lagos State Government Reinstates the 788 Sacked Doctors

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

After several weeks of shut down in Lagos state hospitals, the Lagos State Government on Thursday suspended the sack of 788 doctors and recalled them back to work. The doctors were sacked earlier this month for allegedly participating in what…

BN Exclusive: Ahoy Captain! Behind the Scenes with Mo’Eazy on the set of his Sailor Inspired “Ko Soro” Video Shoot – Cameo Photos of Kaffy, Tee-Y Mix, Darey Art-Alade & Zaina

BN Exclusive: Ahoy Captain! Behind the Scenes with Mo’Eazy on the set of his Sailor Inspired “Ko Soro” Video Shoot – Cameo Photos of Kaffy, Tee-Y Mix, Darey Art-Alade & Zaina

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Mo'Eazy
Ever since budding new artiste Mo’Eazy… signed on to Darey Art-Alade’s Soul Muzik record label and released his single “Ko Soro” on Wednesday 22nd February 2012, curious fans who loved the track have been anxiously waiting for a video

Photo Sharing Made Easy! Samsung West Africa Unveils Four Smart Cameras with Wi-Fi Capabilities in Lagos – View the Photos from the Launch

Photo Sharing Made Easy! Samsung West Africa Unveils Four Smart Cameras with Wi-Fi Capabilities in Lagos – View the Photos from the Launch

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

On Wednesday 23rd May 2012, Samsung Electronics West Africa – a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Company unveiled four new line of Smart Cameras- WB850F, WB150F, ST200F and DV300F… that offer Wi-Fi connectivity for photo sharing, back-up and lots of other

E.L’s New Video is “Something ELse” | Watch the Funny “Check My Swagga” Video Featuring Popular Ghanaian Actor, Psalm Adjetefio

E.L’s New Video is “Something ELse” | Watch the Funny “Check My Swagga” Video Featuring Popular Ghanaian Actor, Psalm Adjetefio

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

If you don’t know who E.L is by now, you’re definitely “On A Long Tin” {click here}. So to cut the intro short, you can {click here} or {click here} or even {here…

Events This Weekend

Events This Weekend

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Yipee, It’s Thursday!
We are so grateful that you all have decided to join us here once again. Just before you say Happy New Month, yours truly – BellaNaija.com… has compiled a list of the hottest places, venues, hangouts and

New Music: DJ Klem Presents Eli Rosse & Casey Kerry – Ordinary People

New Music: DJ Klem Presents Eli Rosse & Casey Kerry – Ordinary People

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

The “DJ Klem Presents” for the month of April, comes courtesy of two talented singers/songwriters Eli Rosse and Casey Kerry which also marks the first duet of the “DJ Klem Presents” series.
Eli Rosse (real name Elizabeth Omada André Rossevelt …

New Music: Mor Feat. R2Bees – Tight Jeans

New Music: Mor Feat. R2Bees – Tight Jeans

Thursday, May 31st, 2012


Mor (real name Maureen Ifeoma Okonkwo) is a Nigerian Afro-soul singer/songwriter and composer who hails from Delta state and read business management and information technology in the University of Hull in the UK.
On her new single, “Tight Jeans”, …

BN Bytes: D’Banj Makes A Royal Spoof Remix to “Oliver Twist” on the UK’s Capital FM

BN Bytes: D’Banj Makes A Royal Spoof Remix to “Oliver Twist” on the UK’s Capital FM

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

In honour of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, D’Banj joined James Barr of the UK’s Capital FM and surprisingly (with a little help from James…) worked in some mentions of the Royal Family in a royal re-working of his breakthrough

BN Exclusive: Nigerian Rapper Eva smoulders in New Photo Shoot – Check Out her Edgy Looks

BN Exclusive: Nigerian Rapper Eva smoulders in New Photo Shoot – Check Out her Edgy Looks

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Nigerian Rapper/Trybe Records’ newest member – Eva… is one artiste who isn’t slowing down in 2012. The talented artiste who made waves with her GIGO EP was at Black Studios on Tuesday 29th May 2012 for a magazine photo shoot.

BN Hot Topic: The Thin Line Between Love and Excesses

BN Hot Topic: The Thin Line Between Love and Excesses

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

When I was younger I truly believed I was adopted because I felt my mother was the most wicked woman on earth. I knew that everything I had was a privilege and nothing I had was as a result of…

New Music: P.R.E – Tatashe | Bad Oh Featuring Phenom

New Music: P.R.E – Tatashe | Bad Oh Featuring Phenom

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Twisted Mindz Records artist, P.R.E has teamed up with Knighthouse to bring you his debut singles – the certified club banger, “Tatashe” and hard-hitting track, ”Bad Oh” featuring Phenom.
P.R.E (real name David Etete…), which actually stands for

BN Bytes: Wizkid Lands in the UK | Watch Day 1 of Wizkid’s UK Tour Diary | Watch the Wizkid UK tour Press Conference

BN Bytes: Wizkid Lands in the UK | Watch Day 1 of Wizkid’s UK Tour Diary | Watch the Wizkid UK tour Press Conference

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

The UK Tour is about to kick off and Wizkid has finally gotten over there to get things ready. Watch Day 1 of Wizkid‘s UK Tour Diary to see how things went down. (some fans at the airport… Sherrie …

Living Abroad: Do You Want To Vote In 2015?

Living Abroad: Do You Want To Vote In 2015?

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Ever since Nigeria returned to a democratic government in 1999, major decisions shaping the country’s history have been determined by the leaders elected into power. This in turn implies that the country’s future is hinged on the electoral process, where…

Now Playing: Jammal Feat. GeniuZz – Touch Down

Now Playing: Jammal Feat. GeniuZz – Touch Down

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Trybe Music Clan presents the stunning singer-song writer Jammal on his Afro Fusion R&B single “Touch Down” featuring GeniuZz. The track was produced by Xwit… and though it starts a little slow, gets you in the vibe once you hear

Meet Chibundu Onuzo, 21-year Old Author of “The Spider King’s Daughter”

Meet Chibundu Onuzo, 21-year Old Author of “The Spider King’s Daughter”

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

In 2010, Chibundu Onuzo, a 19-year-old Nigerian undergraduate at the King’s College London made the headlines, from BBC to CNN, after signing a two-novel deal with revered British publisher of literary fiction, Faber & Faber, making her its youngest …

FG Insists that University of Lagos would be Moshood Abiola University – What Next for UNILAG Students?

FG Insists that University of Lagos would be Moshood Abiola University – What Next for UNILAG Students?

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

With the Federal Government’s announcement yesterday that there would be no going back on the decision to rename University of Lagos as Moshood Abiola University, what’s next for the students and stakeholders of the institution?…
The Federal Government through the

On Becoming a Man: Nigeria, Corruption and Men at the Gates – Democracy Day Edition

On Becoming a Man: Nigeria, Corruption and Men at the Gates – Democracy Day Edition

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

“Look, I am sending you out as sheep among wolves. So be as shrewd as snakes and harmless as doves” – [Matt. 10:16, NLT]…

Today, I write as one not with all the answers in the world; neither as one

Burna Boy Introduces Us To the Summer With His Smashing New Single “Like To Party”

Burna Boy Introduces Us To the Summer With His Smashing New Single “Like To Party”

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Another Hot track from the south south introducing us to the Summer reminiscent of Will Smith‘s “Summertime”. Aristokrat Records presents Burna Boy on his smashing new single “Like To Party” …where the up-and-coming artist flosses both facets of

New Music: Solidstar – Skibo | Solidstar Announces US Tour on HipTV

New Music: Solidstar – Skibo | Solidstar Announces US Tour on HipTV

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Solid Star has brought us hits like “One in a million” and “Omotena”. Now, he’s back with a new uptempo Afro-Dance track “Skibo” unlike his usual toned down singles. “Skibo” takes it to the clubs with the Azonto-inspired Slim …

Love, Fame, Style & Life! Nigerian TV Stars Oreka Godis & Yvonne Ekwere Cover Urban Royale Magazine’s 2nd Edition

Love, Fame, Style & Life! Nigerian TV Stars Oreka Godis & Yvonne Ekwere Cover Urban Royale Magazine’s 2nd Edition

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

For its second edition, bi-monthly publication – Urban Royale Magazine which focuses on the 6 South-South Nigerian states (Edo, Delta, Cross-River, Rivers, Bayelsa & Akwa-Ibom), showcases two delectable Nigerian TV stars – Oreka Godis and Yvonne Vixen Ekwere… like never

BN Bytes: Watch Dencia’s Exclusive Interview on 53 Extra

BN Bytes: Watch Dencia’s Exclusive Interview on 53 Extra

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Cameroonian/Nigerian singer Dencia surely knows how to make a statement with her wild outfits. So, the crew at 53 Extra caught up with singer, dancer and model to get the nitty gritty details of how she does it.
Check on …

Now Playing: Clay Feat. Vector – Dancing In The Sun

Now Playing: Clay Feat. Vector – Dancing In The Sun

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

“Dancing In The Sun” premiered a while back on Top Radio FM with Tosyn Bucknor and is Clay‘s official second single.
The uptempo pop/rock song also features the lyrical genius, Vector…. With the present Afro-Pop/Afro-Dance craze sweeping the

Darey Art-Alade & Flavour Fight Over a Lagos Damsel on the Video Set of Sisi Eko Remix – View Behind the Scenes Photos & Cameo Snapshots of Kaffy, Skales, Waje, Ali Baba, Omawumi, Mo’Eazy, Julius Agwu & More

Darey Art-Alade & Flavour Fight Over a Lagos Damsel on the Video Set of Sisi Eko Remix – View Behind the Scenes Photos & Cameo Snapshots of Kaffy, Skales, Waje, Ali Baba, Omawumi, Mo’Eazy, Julius Agwu & More

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Flavour & Darey Art Alade
While most Nigerians were resting on Sunday 27th May 2012 (Children’s Day), multi award winning artiste – Darey Art Alade shot the video for the remix of his hit single Sisi Eko featuring Flavour… at

You Are Officially Invited to the Launch Soiree of Abuja Multi-Brands Outlet “La Tienda” – Friday 1st June 2012

You Are Officially Invited to the Launch Soiree of Abuja Multi-Brands Outlet “La Tienda” – Friday 1st June 2012

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

On Friday 1st June 2012, the Nation’s capital city – Abuja will witness the launch of Kafy Shittu and Terngu Maagbe‘s Multi-brands outlet pop-up shop – La Tienda….
This grand launch taking place at the Silverbird Entertainment &