September, 2012

FBI Reveals Why Nigerian-Born Christmas Day bomber’s Underwear Failed to Detonate  – “Because he had worn them for THREE WEEKS!”

FBI Reveals Why Nigerian-Born Christmas Day bomber’s Underwear Failed to Detonate – “Because he had worn them for THREE WEEKS!”

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

On December 25th, 2009, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, …a Nigerian tried to detonate an explosive aboard a Northwest Flight 253 over Detroit in the United States of America. As the son of one of Nigeria’s most prominent businessmen and someone who

Nigerian Couple in the UK Jailed for Trying to Claim £3.8m in Benefits Scam using 1,400 Identities

Nigerian Couple in the UK Jailed for Trying to Claim £3.8m in Benefits Scam using 1,400 Identities

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Exactly one week ago, BN brought you news of a Nigerian couple that was arrested in the UK for falsely claiming about £43,000 in benefits. The story elicited much fury from readers who were disappointed at the bad image they…

Living in Lagos, Shopping in London: UK Newspaper Features a 25 Year-Old Nigerian who Spends £30,000 Yearly Shopping on 6 Trips to the UK

Living in Lagos, Shopping in London: UK Newspaper Features a 25 Year-Old Nigerian who Spends £30,000 Yearly Shopping on 6 Trips to the UK

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Nigerians have been described as some of the world’s biggest spenders more than a few times. Recent research by Guardian UK shows that Nigerians are the fourth biggest spenders in the United Kingdom.
And we love to shop everywhere. From…

BN Saturday Celebrity Interview: Bowing Out & Moving On! Former “Tinsel” Star Actress, Damilola Adegbite shares Exclusive Details of her Life & her Bold Career Step into the Movie World

BN Saturday Celebrity Interview: Bowing Out & Moving On! Former “Tinsel” Star Actress, Damilola Adegbite shares Exclusive Details of her Life & her Bold Career Step into the Movie World

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

For the past four years since she launched her acting career, Damilola Adegbite has gripped our attention and claimed a special place in the hearts of her fans.
Many people know her as Telema Duke, the role she acted in …

EFCC Arrests 24 Year-Old Currency Courier Trying to Smuggle N1.1billion Cash out of Nigeria

EFCC Arrests 24 Year-Old Currency Courier Trying to Smuggle N1.1billion Cash out of Nigeria

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested a 24 year-old Nigerian, Abubakar Tijani Sheriff for attempting to travel with the sum of $7 million (N1, 120,000billion).
He was arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International airport…, Lagos as

Straight From the Headlines! What Everyone was Talking About This Week

Straight From the Headlines! What Everyone was Talking About This Week

Friday, September 28th, 2012

It’s another Friday again, the last one in the month of September!
Good evening everyone and thank you for joining us at Bellanaija.com. We hope you’ve had an interesting month. We are glad to see you here at the Straight …

New Video: Davido – All Of You

New Video: Davido – All Of You

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Davido is out with a brand new video for his song, All Of You  from his debut album  ”O.B.O GENESIS”.
The video was directed by Sesan and was shot in Brooklyn, New York.
Check on it!…

BN Bytes: International Superstars, Akon, Wyclef Jean & Mickey Rourke attend the New York Premiere of Jeta Amata’s “Black November” – Snapshots of Uche Jombo, Susan Peters & Fred Amata

BN Bytes: International Superstars, Akon, Wyclef Jean & Mickey Rourke attend the New York Premiere of Jeta Amata’s “Black November” – Snapshots of Uche Jombo, Susan Peters & Fred Amata

Friday, September 28th, 2012

On Wednesday 26th September 2012, Nollwood Director/Producer, Jeta Amata held the New York City Premiere of his latest flick, Black November… at the United Nations headquarters in New York, USA.
The premiere saw in attendance lots of International superstars including

BN Music Friday Top 5: New Skool House

BN Music Friday Top 5: New Skool House

Friday, September 28th, 2012

There’s a new wave of musicians in the Nigerian music industry with more experimental sounds and a whole lot of new vibes and grooves for the Dancefloor. This week, BN Music Friday Top 5… is going to give you a

On Becoming a Man: You and the “Spiri-auditors”

On Becoming a Man: You and the “Spiri-auditors”

Friday, September 28th, 2012

“Spiri… what?”
Yes, I coined that. And, this is about you.
You have been searching for meaning and asking yourself questions, upon questions.
You believe in the all-knowing, ever-present, omnipresent, can-do-all-things supernatural being that rules the affairs of men. But,…

BN Cuisine With Chef Fregz: The Underrated Kitchen Champs

BN Cuisine With Chef Fregz: The Underrated Kitchen Champs

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Salut a Touts!
Thank God its Friday. I mean, really thank God … because it’s 2 days to Chef Fregz Special and it’s one really exhausted chef who’s sitting here punching away at his keyboard.  In the course of putting together

Premium Beer Brand, Heineken launches TV & Online Campaign for the 23rd James Bond Movie Franchise, “Skyfall” starring Daniel Craig & Bérénice Marlohe  | Win Tickets to the Premiere of the Movie

Premium Beer Brand, Heineken launches TV & Online Campaign for the 23rd James Bond Movie Franchise, “Skyfall” starring Daniel Craig & Bérénice Marlohe | Win Tickets to the Premiere of the Movie

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Some things should not be shaken or stirred, Heineken, the world’s leading premium beer brand, recently announced a thrilling new television and on line campaign, in anticipation of the release of the 23rd James Bond franchise, SKYFALL….
In

Great News for Female Entrepreneurs! Your Chance to win N10million as the WIMBIZ/YouWiN Business Clinic Comes to Your Doorstep this Weekend

Great News for Female Entrepreneurs! Your Chance to win N10million as the WIMBIZ/YouWiN Business Clinic Comes to Your Doorstep this Weekend

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Are you ready to kick start your business dream? Or perhaps in need of a nudge to take it to the next level? Well if you’re a female between ages 18-45 then you could win N10million to put towards your…

The Arthur Guinness Day Celebration: Guinness VIP Black Party with DJ Xclusive – Friday 28th September 2012

The Arthur Guinness Day Celebration: Guinness VIP Black Party with DJ Xclusive – Friday 28th September 2012

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Yesterday was the Arthur Guinness Day celebration and a Guinness VIP Black Party… will be held today, Friday 28th September 2012 at the La Mango Restaurant and Bar, Ikeja, Lagos, to celebrate the epic day.
All Guinness Foreign Extra Stout

Life On The Murky Waters: Daily Mail UK’s Report on Makoko Slum in Lagos Reveals the Harsh Reality faced by Thousands of Nigerian Families

Life On The Murky Waters: Daily Mail UK’s Report on Makoko Slum in Lagos Reveals the Harsh Reality faced by Thousands of Nigerian Families

Friday, September 28th, 2012

When the American rapper, Rick Ross…, released the video of his Nigerian version of ‘Hold Me Back’, it elicited a range of reactions from Nigerians. The video showed in a very graphic way, the harsh reality of the pain

Hennessy Artistry Headliners, M.I & Naeto C in Their First Ever Performance of ‘Bartender’ Tonight

Hennessy Artistry Headliners, M.I & Naeto C in Their First Ever Performance of ‘Bartender’ Tonight

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Since Hennessy Artistry… was first unveiled in Nigeria in 2007, Hennessy Cognac has maintained its position as Nigeria’s and the world’s leading cognac brand. Hennessy Artistry has since evolved from a cocktail-mixing contest between renowned bartenders to a DJ battle,

Canadian Based Design Label, Alex Folzi presents its Fall/Winter 2012 Collection – The Lookbook

Canadian Based Design Label, Alex Folzi presents its Fall/Winter 2012 Collection – The Lookbook

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Canadian based classic leather goods and accessories design label, Alex Folzi… is out with its Fall/Winter 2012 collection ranging from different variety of travel/casual products to choose from.
The collection features a refreshed series of colors with vegetable tanned leather

Bez, Hauwa Mukan, Adewale Ayuba, Temi Dollface & Rukky Ladoja at the Lagos Music Salon with International Jazz Artiste, Somi – View the Photos

Bez, Hauwa Mukan, Adewale Ayuba, Temi Dollface & Rukky Ladoja at the Lagos Music Salon with International Jazz Artiste, Somi – View the Photos

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Somi & Hauwa Mukan
On Saturday 22nd September 2012, Belvedere Vodka, a premium vodka drink from Moet Hennessy, partnered with the Lagos Music Salon… as the official drinks partner for its music concert headlined by international Jazz vocalist

Le Petit Marché presents LPM September at the GET Arena, Lagos – Sunday 30th September 2012

Le Petit Marché presents LPM September at the GET Arena, Lagos – Sunday 30th September 2012

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Yeah! Yeah! We are super excited that this month’s Le Petit Marché…, the highly thrilling monthly shopping extravaganza that you and I can’t get enough of, will take place in grand style at the GET Arena, Lagos on Sunday.

Pro Footballer, Kanu Nwankwo, Oil & Gas Mogul, Walter Wagbatsoma & Philanthropist, Sade Okoya to be Honoured by Business Leadership Awareness Group for their “Heart of Gold” Contributions

Pro Footballer, Kanu Nwankwo, Oil & Gas Mogul, Walter Wagbatsoma & Philanthropist, Sade Okoya to be Honoured by Business Leadership Awareness Group for their “Heart of Gold” Contributions

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Nigerian leadership awareness non -profit organization, Business Leadership Awareness Group… (BLAG) will honour 3 successful entrepreneurs who have been making valuable contributions to humanity with a colourful event.
Speaking on the forthcoming event, the executive director of the non for

Finding Justice for Ugo: Inspector General of Police Deploys ‘High-Tech Team’ to Take Over Investigations

Finding Justice for Ugo: Inspector General of Police Deploys ‘High-Tech Team’ to Take Over Investigations

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Investigation into the sad and cruel murder of Ugo Ozuah… in Lagos just five days after his wedding has taken another dimension, hopefully for the better.
Family and friends of Ugo say he was allegedly murdered by the Police along

Saudi Arabia Deports 510 Nigerian Female Pilgrims Despite the Vice President’s Intervention

Saudi Arabia Deports 510 Nigerian Female Pilgrims Despite the Vice President’s Intervention

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Despite the Vice President, Namadi Sambo…‘s intervention into the detainment of over 1000 Nigerian female pilgrims in Saudi Arabia, the Saudi Arabian authorities have deported 510 pilgrims. 171 pilgrims had earlier been deported on Wednesday.
The female returnees were

Events This Weekend: The Independence 2012 Edition

Events This Weekend: The Independence 2012 Edition

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Hello BellaNaijarians, how are you all doing!
It’s Thursday and as you know, it’s that day of the week, when Africa’s pace setter for all things entertainment, fashion, lifestyle, music and more – BellaNaija.com…, keeps you constantly updated all

Celebrating an Epic Day! Raise Your Guinness Foreign Extra Stout Glasses to the Arthur Guinness Day Celebration

Celebrating an Epic Day! Raise Your Guinness Foreign Extra Stout Glasses to the Arthur Guinness Day Celebration

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Today is another exciting day – The Arthur Guinness Day Celebration. On this day, Arthur Guinness is celebrated worldwide and true Guinness Foreign Extra Stout… lovers around the world, traditionally hold the 27th of September as their own epic day

BN Hot Topic: Let’s Talk About Boogey Woogey Shoogey

BN Hot Topic: Let’s Talk About Boogey Woogey Shoogey

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

I’ve been told that my pieces recently have been ‘too serious’ so I’m stuck trying to figure out how to re-align my writing or rather make it a little more fluffy and enjoyable. So it’s bad enough that I’ve not…