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Verdict - BN Movies & TV - BellaNaija.com 02
BellaNaijarians, this is a must watch! Nigerian filmmaker Stanlee Ohikhuare and TV personality/model Zainab Balogun collaborate on an emotional short film - Verdict. The ...
 
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ABUJA (NAN) Thousands of the world top athletes will from Wednesday compete for honours at the 20th Commonwealth Games holding in Glasgow, Scotland from July 23 to Aug. 3. The Commonwealth is a voluntary intergovernmental association of 53 member states, almost all of which were formerly ...
Sadly our girls are not yet back. Today Wednesday 23rd July 2014 makes it the 100th days since the school girls were abducted by Islamist militant sect Boko Haram in the Chibok area of Borno state. The #BringBackOurGirls campaign via social media has unfortunately not been as effective as ...
Get On Up Premiere - BN July 2014 - BN Events - BellaNaija,com 01
Say it loud - "I'm black and I'm proud". That is probably one of late James Brown's most famous quotes ever. A movie titled Get On Up about his life has been released. The movie stars Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Chadwick Boseman, Tika Sumpter, Nelsan Ellis, Craig Robinson and Lennie ...
Nedu's Cold New Photoshoot on BN - July - 2014 - BellaNaija006
Nedu is So COLD! The Nigerian comedian and on air personality at Wazobia FM is tired of seeing "hot new photos", so he decided to pave the way in a new direction. He has released to BellaNaija his cold and funny new photoshoot. Enjoy Photography: Euclase Photography - ...
Oby Esekwesili & Onyeka Onwenu - May 2014 - BellaNaija.com 01
On Monday, social media activist and the former Minister of Education Oby Ezekwesili announced via Twitter that the State Security Service detained her at the Nnamdi Azikwe Airport in Abuja and seized her passport. She was on her way to London for a BBC Hard Talk interview. On Tuesday, ...
Nigerian Airforce Officer - July 2014 - BN News - BellaNaija.com 01
A Nigerian Air Force Officer named Umar Abubakar was extensively interrogated before being gruesomely killed by members of Islamist militant sect Boko Haram. In the clip released by Sahara TV, Umar revealed to the sect that he is a member of Section 9 of the Nigerian armed forces engaged in ...
White Missionary Teen - July 2014 - BellaNaija News - BellaNaija.com 01
19-year-old Matthew Durham faces a possible life in prison sentence after confessing to raping several young girls, forcing some boys to perform oral sex on him and even making other children watch. Durham committed these acts on a mission trip to Kenya. He travelled with a group called ...
The Future Africa Awards and Summit Class of 2014 Nominees - BellaNaija - July2014007
It’s the list the continent has been waiting for! After a full year receiving nominations from across Africa, the Central Working Committee (CWC) of The Future Africa Awards & Summit (TFAAS) has today released the Nominees List for 2014. The list – of five nominees each – is released ...
Jonathan Meets with Chibok Girls Parents - July 2014 - BellaNaija.com 01006
President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan today Tuesday 22nd July 2014, met with parents of the abducted school girls from the Chibok area of Borno State, by Islamist militant sect Boko Haram. Today makes it the 99th day since they were taken captive. The meeting was held at the Presidential Villa, ...
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Nigeria’s Lagos based Limousine rental company Island Limousine has added this stunning state of the art stretch Range Rover Limousine and new Hummer Limousine to its fleets. These limousines can seat up to 22 passengers with amazing features. The Limousine rental company is giving out ...
Bestman Games & Cycology Cycle Ridei in Lagos - BellaNaija - July2014010
On Saturday 5th of July 2014 Bestman Games teamed up with Cycology Riding Club, a non-profit cycling club, to organize the first City of Lagos Monopoly Cycling Tour. Bestman Games is the African Distributor of customized editions of Monopoly, the world famous board game owned by ...
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ADDIS ABABA (NAN) ―No fewer than 45 Nigerian nationals are being detained by the Ethiopian authorities for alleged drugs trafficking and related offences, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. A top official of the Embassy of Nigeria in Addis Ababa, who preferred not be mentioned, told ...
Charles Oknokwo Jr BellaNaija
An 18-year-old Nigerian man who is based in Long Island, New York, was arrested over the weekend for killing his 15-year-old brother and beating his mother into a coma. The man, Charles Okonkwo Jr., 18, has reportedly had a history of psychiatric problems. He has been charged for assaulting ...
Zuriel Oduwole's visit to Guinness Nigeria - BellaNaija - July2014006
Yes, we all followed that famous ball in Brazil, as the World Cup 2014 held the world captive. Remarkably, 11-year-old Documentary Maker & Girl's Education Activist, Zuriel Oduwole, took out time from the games and holiday to use the unifying World Cup to ask world leaders to invest ...
Prophet Ajanaku - BN News - July 2014 - BellaNaija.com 01
On Thursday by 4:45 PM, Prophet Iretiola Elijah Ajanaku of Christ Revival Victory Chapel International was laid to rest 11 months after his death. The burial ceremony took place in Ikota, Command Road, Lagos. His widow Joy Ajanaku gave an emotional tribute. Read; "I couldn't imagine myself ...
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ABUJA (NAN) ― The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said Point of Sales (POS) transactions value had increased from N38 million per month in 2012 to N24 billion monthly in June, 2014 This is contained in a report on e-payment transactions released by the apex bank in Abuja on Monday. According ...
Star the Winner Is Contestants - BellaNaija - July2014004
Over the weekend, Nigeria’s leading beer brand Star Lager gave a new look to reality shows with a spectacular season premiere of its new TV music and game show, Star The Winner Is. With 6 exceptionally talented contestants going head to head in duel battles, the season premiere did not fall ...
Jonathan - May 2014 - BellaNaija.com 01
Today Tuesday 22nd July 2014, makes it the 99th day since the Chibok girls were abducted by Islamist militant sect Boko Haram. It has been announced that President Goodluck Jonathan will meet with the parents of the girls at the Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja. A meeting was ...
African-American Teen - BN News - July 2014 - BellaNaija.com 01
A Vine video by an African-American teen has gone viral and it's gathering a lot of attention in the African-American community and "black Twitter". In the clip, the teenage boy films a white store clerk discreetly following him around the store as he shops, then he later shouts that he's ...
Passenger of Malaysian Airline - BN News - July 2014 - BellaNaija.com 01
A grieving father who lost his 17-year-old daughter on the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 wrote  a sad open letter to the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin on his Facebook page The girl Elsemieke was one of the 298 passengers aboard the flight that was brought down over eastern Ukraine ...

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