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Polo Avenue Previews Gucci and Dolce & Gabbana’s S/S14 Collections with Lagos Fashionistas

Polo Avenue Previews Gucci and Dolce & Gabbana’s S/S14 Collections with Lagos Fashionistas

Friday, April 18th, 2014

On Sunday, Lagos’ fabulous fashion editors, HNI’s, fashion enthusiasts and entrepreneurs came out for Polo Avenue‘s preview showing of the Spring/Summer 2014 collections from Gucci and Dolce & Gabbana….
The preview was a shopping affair where guests had

Move Back To Nigeria: “Do Not Allow Yourself To Be Overwhelmed with Fear!” Performance Arts Entrepreneur, Temi Conde Tells All About Her Craft & Her Recent Move

Move Back To Nigeria: “Do Not Allow Yourself To Be Overwhelmed with Fear!” Performance Arts Entrepreneur, Temi Conde Tells All About Her Craft & Her Recent Move

Friday, April 18th, 2014

Move Back to Nigeria is a series on BellaNaija which aims to encourage young and not-so-young professionals in the diaspora who are trying to make the decision of whether to move back to Nigeria. In collaboration with the brilliant team …

Hurry! Get 20% Off Tickets to Select African Destinations Now with Holloway Travels!

Hurry! Get 20% Off Tickets to Select African Destinations Now with Holloway Travels!

Friday, April 18th, 2014

On your marks, get set and go! The first 100 to book flights through Holloway Travels… get an Amazing 20% off these international destinations!
This week, they bring you the best in discounted airfares and travel deals to some popular

Have A HP Experience with the “Easter EggCellent Promotion” + Attend their Mall Activations & Demo Days!

Have A HP Experience with the “Easter EggCellent Promotion” + Attend their Mall Activations & Demo Days!

Friday, April 18th, 2014

To bring fresh smiles to their teeming consumers this season, HP is here with joyful treats that work for you!
In the Easter EggCellent Promotion…– BUY any HP consumer Notebooks, Desktops, Tablets, Ink Advantage & Officejet printers; Original HP

Femi Otedola’s Daughter DJ Cuppy Named Nigeria’s Tourism Ambassador

Femi Otedola’s Daughter DJ Cuppy Named Nigeria’s Tourism Ambassador

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Ife OtedolaDJ Cuppy, the daughter of Nigerian business and oil mogul Femi Otedola…, today was named the Tourism Ambassador for Nigeria in FCT, Abuja.
At the private announcement, the hip disc jockey beamed in her green

Enough is Enough! Watch Celebs & Young Activists Speak Out in “Dreams4Naija” Documentary

Enough is Enough! Watch Celebs & Young Activists Speak Out in “Dreams4Naija” Documentary

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Enough is truly enough, Nigeria needs to move forward.
The International Republican Institute (IRI) in partnership with United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the United States Consulate launches Dreams4Naija….
The 30-minute documentary profiles young Nigerians and their

BN Pick Your Fave: Liz Yemoja, Ariyike Akinbobola & Naya Amobi in IAFL

BN Pick Your Fave: Liz Yemoja, Ariyike Akinbobola & Naya Amobi in IAFL

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Yay! It’s time for BN Pick Your Fave.
This evening, BellaNaija Style has three ladies rocking a royal blue dress by Isi Atagamen Fashion Label… (IAFL).
The dress by the Nigerian design label features a spaghetti strap and dramatic

Events This Weekend: Easter 2014 Edition!

Events This Weekend: Easter 2014 Edition!

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

What do you have planned this Easter? BN Events has got YOU covered!
It’s time for Events This Weekend. Browse through and see which events are happening around you.
Have fun
Ciao!

Freedom Hall presents Open Mic
Vocal Slender,

Party with Burna Boy, Seyi Shay & More at the “Orijin” Launch | Sunday 20th April 2014

Party with Burna Boy, Seyi Shay & More at the “Orijin” Launch | Sunday 20th April 2014

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

There’s a new drink in town and they want YOU to come party at the launch of new alcoholic drink “Orijin“.
It promises to be the an ‘orijinal’ and vibrant Easter celebration as Burna Boy… is scheduled to

Meet the World’s Most Sassy Over 100 Year Old Sisters!

Meet the World’s Most Sassy Over 100 Year Old Sisters!

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Jay Z once said that 30 is the new 20. Well, move over Jay Z, because these three sassy sisters who are over 100 years old are proving that 100 is the new 20!
Rubye Cox, Ruth Branum…, and 

BN Weddings interviews Chioma Akuezue of Koko Mansion on Becoming a Diplomat Wife

BN Weddings interviews Chioma Akuezue of Koko Mansion on Becoming a Diplomat Wife

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

From Koko Mansion to Diplomat wife!
The beautiful Chioma Akuezue met Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany Walter von den Driesch… on a plane from Germany to Nigeria in 2010. Their meeting was brief – they parted at

Didier Drogba Strips Down for New Underwear Line

Didier Drogba Strips Down for New Underwear Line

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Thursday just got better. Move over David Beckham, Didier Drogba brings more HOTNESS while promoting his underwear line.
The 36-year old Ivorian footballer has launched his own range – Drogba & Co… in collaboration with Hom. Just like David

Busola Adedire: Tipping The Scales of Love

Busola Adedire: Tipping The Scales of Love

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

‘Marry a man who loves you more than you love him’. This is a phrase I am sure every girl would have heard at some point in her lifetime. In fact, my friend says that a man should be obsessed…

It’s Back Y’all! “At the Club with Remy Martin” 2014 Series Kicks Off with Lynxxx, Wande Coal & More

It’s Back Y’all! “At the Club with Remy Martin” 2014 Series Kicks Off with Lynxxx, Wande Coal & More

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

It was a fun and eventful ride with Remy Martin‘s “At the Club with Remy Martin“ in 2013, and now it’s starting again in 2014!
Partnering with Beat FM and Trace TV…, Remy will be giving

“I Never Dated Flavour”! Beverly Naya’s Hot New Shoot + 9 Fun Questions

“I Never Dated Flavour”! Beverly Naya’s Hot New Shoot + 9 Fun Questions

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

It’s Beverly Naya.
The Nollywood starlet has unveiled her fun, sexy and hot new photoshoot today on her birthday. She is 25.
In a couple of stills shot by Tobbie Maguire…, Beverly rocks a floral shirt and white

Nyanya Bombing Victims Face Inadequate Facilities in Abuja Hospitals

Nyanya Bombing Victims Face Inadequate Facilities in Abuja Hospitals

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

According to several rescue agencies, the issue of inadequate hospital facilities in Abuja is plaguing victims of Monday’s Nyanya-Abuja bombing.
Agencies making this complaint include the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). They have expressed…

Jide Adenuga Launches Montaudon Champagne!

Jide Adenuga Launches Montaudon Champagne!

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

It was glasses of ‘bubbly’ all around for the launch of Montaudon champagne at the Porsche Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The brand was unveiled by the Vice Consul General de France to Nigeria, Serge Kuhn… (stepping in for His Excellency,

Scandal Star Columbus Short reportedly Threatens to Kill Wife & Commit Suicide

Scandal Star Columbus Short reportedly Threatens to Kill Wife & Commit Suicide

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Even Olivia Pope can’t fix this. Drama, drama, drama.
Scandal actor Columbus Short is making the headlines once again. Last month, Short, who plays Harrison Wright… on the hit ABC series engaged in a brawl with a man at a

Vibrant, Timeless & Stunning! It’s Taibo Bacar’s F/W 2014/15 Collection – “Mademoiselle Bacar”

Vibrant, Timeless & Stunning! It’s Taibo Bacar’s F/W 2014/15 Collection – “Mademoiselle Bacar”

Thursday, April 17th, 2014


#BreathOfficiallyTaken.
Get ready for amazing silhouettes, bold colours and all the fabulousity that comes with the Mozambican design label – Taibo Bacar…. Made from Neoprene fabric, the collection garners inspiration from 5 women who were and are inspirations and

Afam: How To Take Care of Your Woman 101

Afam: How To Take Care of Your Woman 101

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

A month ago I told your women how they should take care of you, because let’s face it, you’re terrible at looking after yourselves. {Click here if you missed it} Dishes are acidic, and laundry is the devil.  Does this…

It’s 3 Days of Massive Shopping at the 2014 International General Trade Exhibition!

It’s 3 Days of Massive Shopping at the 2014 International General Trade Exhibition!

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Are you ready for the International General Trade Exhibition?
Giving you the opportunity to see different types of interior designs, home textile, furniture and decoration, Homex 2014… – an International General Trade Exhibition is here!
They will have exhibits

15 School Girls Escape Boko Haram Kidnappings – 185 Still Missing

15 School Girls Escape Boko Haram Kidnappings – 185 Still Missing

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

There appears to be a slight ray of hope in the midst of the series of Boko Haram attacks that have occurred over the past couple of days.
You will recall that the terrorist group abducted 200 school girls from…

Fola Daniel Adelesi: My Bicycle Scars

Fola Daniel Adelesi: My Bicycle Scars

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Someone recently spoke about scars in a meeting that I went for, and I suddenly remembered my bicycle scars. I had tried to be a very good boy while growing up even though I was also very playful. I was…

Please Support Victims of NyaNya Bombing with Team Member

Please Support Victims of NyaNya Bombing with Team Member

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Everyone was shocked this Monday when a bomb went off at Nyanya motor park. Now the shock is over, it’s time for us to rally to action.
Member Feese, survivor of the Boko Haram attack on the United …

Find Out Who Scooped 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) Nominations!

Find Out Who Scooped 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) Nominations!

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Shining a spotlight on the African continent and the amazing achievements of Africans around the world, MTV Base today revealed the nominees for the 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards KwaZulu-Natal… supported by Absolut & The City of Durban.
The prestigious