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Google Nigeria’s Top Searches for March: Genevieve Nnaji, How to Twerk & Scholarships

Google Nigeria’s Top Searches for March: Genevieve Nnaji, How to Twerk & Scholarships

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Oh Nigerians, we know what you have been googling.
Google Nigeria has released its list of the Top Searches for March 2014.
From Dora Akunyili…‘s trending frail appearance, to “How to Twerk”, “What is Money”, the on going trial

Hey Chiwetel Ejiofor! “Odenigbo” arrives Lagos

Hey Chiwetel Ejiofor! “Odenigbo” arrives Lagos

Friday, April 11th, 2014

BellaNaijarians, guess who?
Academy Award nominated actor Chiwetel Ejiofor… has landed in the city of Lagos, Nigeria. He arrived in the early hours of this morning at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos
He was met by a few

“We Want Designer & Ferrari”! Watch Naija Babes Mad at Davido

“We Want Designer & Ferrari”! Watch Naija Babes Mad at Davido

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Nigerian comedian Emma OhMaGod has released a new skit – Naija Babes Mad at Davido.
It is a parody of Nigerian music star Davido‘s “AYE…” song from an average Nigerian girl’s perspective.
So is this funny

“Black Women are the Least Desired Race in Online Dating” – Watch & Let’s Talk About It!

“Black Women are the Least Desired Race in Online Dating” – Watch & Let’s Talk About It!

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Online dating statistics reveal that of all races, black women are the least likely to be picked by any man and least likely to date outside race.
Buzzfeed… recently released a video on racial preference.
Watch and let us know

Victoria Kimani’s “The Rise of Queen Victoria” Reality Web Series – View Episode 1

Victoria Kimani’s “The Rise of Queen Victoria” Reality Web Series – View Episode 1

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Chocolate City Music artiste Victoria Kimani in collaboration with Reel TV present “The Rise of Queen Victoria…” reality web series.
The show follows the music sensation as she records new music, goes for TV and radio interviews, and

Ice Prince: “I Don’t Think I Am Mentally Ready for Marriage”

Ice Prince: “I Don’t Think I Am Mentally Ready for Marriage”

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Ice Prince gets candid about jumping the broom.
The Nigerian music superstar is currently in London filming the video for his song “Mercy”; Wizkid and Chip… will make cameo appearances in the video.
Just before he arrived in London, he

WIN Tickets to the “Half of a Yellow Sun” Premiere in Lagos

WIN Tickets to the “Half of a Yellow Sun” Premiere in Lagos

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Yay! Half of a Yellow Sun will premiere in Lagos on Saturday 12th April 2014 at the Silverbird Galleria.
The movie is an adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie…‘s best selling third novel.
The cast and crew of the production

BellaNaija Weddings presents Mariana & Abba Atiku Abubakar’s Dubai Wedding

BellaNaija Weddings presents Mariana & Abba Atiku Abubakar’s Dubai Wedding

Thursday, April 10th, 2014


Mariana and Abba are the sweetest!
Abubakar, the groom, is the son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar…, while Mariana Saleeby-Velilla is a native of Hacienda in Colombia.
Their Dubai wedding last weekend was a grand outdoor soiree at

BN Video Premiere: Timaya Feat. Sean Paul – Bum Bum (Remix)

BN Video Premiere: Timaya Feat. Sean Paul – Bum Bum (Remix)

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Timaya‘s “Bum Bum” was definitely one of the hottest club bangers of 2013, and now the Egberi Papa 1 of Bayelsa has premiered the remix of the track and video featuring award-winning Jamaican dancehall artiste Sean Paul…

Events This Weekend

Events This Weekend

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

It’s time for Events This Weekend!
We’ve got a lot packed up for you. Check it out and let us know.
Ciao.

Project Model Excel Presents Model Mania
Model Mania
is a cocktail event for models to have a …

BN Beauty & Stella’s Addiction: Get the Edgy Blue Winged Eye from Paris Fashion Week 2014

BN Beauty & Stella’s Addiction: Get the Edgy Blue Winged Eye from Paris Fashion Week 2014

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Stella’s Addiction is back with another Get This Look feature and it is all about the details.
For this edition, she is taking runway to real life with a recreation of the blue winged eye created for the Kenzo… show

Over 99% of Egyptian Women Have Been Sexually Harassed – UN

Over 99% of Egyptian Women Have Been Sexually Harassed – UN

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

According to a 2013 United Nations report, 99.3% of Egyptian women have experienced sexual harassment in some form.
In a recent article on CNN, some individuals involved in cases of sexual abuse offered some perspectives on what they felt

Dencia slams Lupita Nyong’o for BET’s Article on Being “Threatened by her Dark Skin”

Dencia slams Lupita Nyong’o for BET’s Article on Being “Threatened by her Dark Skin”

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Here we go again!
Dencia is taking on Lupita Nyong’o again for a recent article published by BET (Black Entertainment Television) on its official website.
The article claims that the Cameroonian pop star is jealous of the Academy Award… winning

Pregnant Uche Jombo is Glowing On Movie Set!

Pregnant Uche Jombo is Glowing On Movie Set!

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Uche Jombo-R has that maternal glow!
As BN revealed yesterday, the Nollywood superstar and her hubby Kenny Rodriguez are expecting their first child together – see it here
After her last blockbuster – The Proposal…, Uche is presently shooting

Essence de Beauté Launches Skin Care Line in Lagos with Clients & Friends!

Essence de Beauté Launches Skin Care Line in Lagos with Clients & Friends!

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Elvira Salleras (ChairPerson Essence de Beaute’ Nigeria) & Obiageli Ajaero (Managing Director Essence de Beaute’ Nigeria)
The Essence de Beauté… skin care line is here and it launched with a fab event, held at Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.
Hosted by

How to Host “The Perfect Dinner Party” by The Wedding Guru – Christine Ogbeh | See Her Birthday Pics!

How to Host “The Perfect Dinner Party” by The Wedding Guru – Christine Ogbeh | See Her Birthday Pics!

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

How do you host “The Perfect Dinner Party”?
Christine Ogbeh, founder of The Wedding Guru… is here to help you out!
Christine is a fabulous event guru who designed the P-Square traditional weddings – Peter and Lola’s in

You’re invited to Patrick Ayanski’s Abuja Easter Collection Showcase | Friday 11th April 2014

You’re invited to Patrick Ayanski’s Abuja Easter Collection Showcase | Friday 11th April 2014

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

It’s time for another Patrick Ayanski… show in Abuja.
The brand which stocks in Chiffon Ankara, Silk Ankara, Organza Ankara, Sequin and Jersey Ankara will be having their fab Abuja Show Case tomorrow where they will showcase over 350 designs

BlackBerry to Stop Making Mobile Phones?

BlackBerry to Stop Making Mobile Phones?

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

We may be saying farewell to BlackBerry phones soon.
“If I cannot make money on handsets, I will not be in the handset business,” said John Chen…, CEO of BlackBerry Ltd.
In March, the company experienced a quarterly net

OUCH unveils Bryan Okwara & OC Ukeje as Brand Ambassadors for S/S 2014 Collection

OUCH unveils Bryan Okwara & OC Ukeje as Brand Ambassadors for S/S 2014 Collection

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Take a long look ladies. Actors OC Ukeje and Bryan Okwara have been announced as the new male Brand Ambassadors of Nigerian fashion and lifestyle brand OUCH.
The pair joins a list of other ambassadors such as Fela Durotoye… who

Let Your Talents Bloom! Attend the Newton & David Floral Design Master Class with Uche Majekodunmi

Let Your Talents Bloom! Attend the Newton & David Floral Design Master Class with Uche Majekodunmi

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Get ready décor lovers as Newton & David… is set to host a floral design master class this May!
With the aim to promote the art of floral design, this exclusive hands-on workshop will provide a vast array of floral

BN Beauty: See Dorcas Shola Fapson (DSF) & Lola Rae’s Stunning Makeup | Dee Beauté by Dolly

BN Beauty: See Dorcas Shola Fapson (DSF) & Lola Rae’s Stunning Makeup | Dee Beauté by Dolly

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

These are some stunning ladies.
Actress Dorcas Shola Fapson a.k.a DSF (Sophie from Shuga) and singer Lola Rae are absolutely beautiful with makeup done by Dolly Okusanya of Dee Beaute by Dolly…. The shoot, created to celebrate the culture

The Groove is Coming! Club Ultimate by Gulder heads to Enugu this April 2014

The Groove is Coming! Club Ultimate by Gulder heads to Enugu this April 2014

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Get ready Enugu!
Gulder Club Ultimate, is moving to Enugu later this April for two nights of maximum entertainment.
According to senior brand manager Gulder, Onyeka Okoli, “Enugu is a special destination for us and we want …

Peculiar Okafor: The Slim Also Sweat

Peculiar Okafor: The Slim Also Sweat

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Just when we think we can move on from Lupita and Chiwetel,they manage to come up again. Chiwetel is rumored to be top choice to play villian in the new James Bond movie; and Lupita becoming the new face of…

A Pre-Wedding Video of Life! “Boss Wedding” Trailer

A Pre-Wedding Video of Life! “Boss Wedding” Trailer

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Now, this is a Boss Wedding!
On their wedding website – bosswedding.com, there is no pre-wedding photo, invite, or superfluous stuff. Lawyers Janice Jentz & Bambo Obaro… put up an epic pre-wedding video that will leave your jaws hanging.

Folake Coker is “Fearless & Fabulous” for TW’s April 2014 Issue

Folake Coker is “Fearless & Fabulous” for TW’s April 2014 Issue

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

One word – Stunning. Creative Director of one of Africa’s leading design labels Tiffany Amber, Folake Folarin-Coker is picture perfect for TW Magazine…‘s April 2014 Issue.
On the cover, Folake is alluring in a blue dress as she