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Women Reportedly Prevented From Donating Blood to Nyanya Bombing Victims

Women Reportedly Prevented From Donating Blood to Nyanya Bombing Victims

Monday, April 14th, 2014

The bombing that took place in Nyanya, Abuja this morning has so far claimed over 70 lives, and has left 124 injured (If you missed this story, click here).
As with any other similar emergency situation, hospitals typically encourage blood…

Ladies, Get 15% Off Big Size Shoes with Pedisbox.com’s Easter Sale!

Ladies, Get 15% Off Big Size Shoes with Pedisbox.com’s Easter Sale!

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Have big feet? Then Pedisbox.com… has got a nice treat for you.
From heels for the red carpet to shoes for work, they are offering you a 15% discount on stylish shoes from US Sizes 9 to 15.
To shop,

Meet the Most Influential Mobile Experts at Mobile West Africa 2014 in May

Meet the Most Influential Mobile Experts at Mobile West Africa 2014 in May

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Mobile West Africa 2014, the fourth West African edition of the most progressive and interactive mobile focused events in Sub-Saharan Africa, returns to Lagos.
The event will feature the very best local and international speakers from organisations including Eskimi…

Jonathan Visits Nyanya Bombing Scene & Victims at Hospital

Jonathan Visits Nyanya Bombing Scene & Victims at Hospital

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Following the bombing this morning at Nyanya bus garage in Abuja, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan… visited the scene of the unfortunate incident.
He later visited the Asokoro Hospital where victims are being treated.
A few hours ago, GEJ through his

Miley Cyrus Twerks Her Way to the Top as Highest Female Celeb Earner of 2013

Miley Cyrus Twerks Her Way to the Top as Highest Female Celeb Earner of 2013

Monday, April 14th, 2014

There’s no knocking Miley Cyrus‘ hustle down.
The 21-year old American pop sensation raked in a whopping $76.5 Million in 2013 according to Parade Magazine‘s What People Earn… List.
Miley is the top female and second celebrity on

Wow! Ugochi & Nnamdi’s Underwater Pre-Wedding Shoot

Wow! Ugochi & Nnamdi’s Underwater Pre-Wedding Shoot

Monday, April 14th, 2014

As we Nigerians say, brides and grooms ”are not smiling!” Pre-wedding shoots and videos have taken a next level dimension lately! Say bye bye to studio shots, couples are expressing their personalities in out of the box ways.
Ugochi… and

Sweet Like “Tangerine”! Listen to Yemi Alade’s New Song

Sweet Like “Tangerine”! Listen to Yemi Alade’s New Song

Monday, April 14th, 2014

She is showing no signs of slowing down!
Johnny” songstress, Yemi Alade releases a follow-up track to her hit single titled “Tangerine“. 
The upbeat and sassy “Tangerine” track is produced by Selebobo.
Yemi Alade… is definitely

Spring 2014 Trends to Rock – Florals | Awed by Monica

Spring 2014 Trends to Rock – Florals | Awed by Monica

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Welcome to the third edition of the Spring Must Haves for 2014 by Monica Awe-Etuk of Awed by Monica…. For the past two weeks we have highlighted what I consider some of the most important trends, and how you

Stephanie Linus is an Ankara Belle at Vlisco’s Award Night in Ghana

Stephanie Linus is an Ankara Belle at Vlisco’s Award Night in Ghana

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Nollywood actress Stephanie Linus was spotted in Accra, Ghana, on Saturday 5th April 2014 for the Vlisco Women’s Month Award Night….
Stephanie who arrived in a stylish Ankara one-shoulder dress co-hosted the event. It is part of her role

Get 10% Off Everything with Online Home Store, Sigoja.com’s Special Easter Sale!

Get 10% Off Everything with Online Home Store, Sigoja.com’s Special Easter Sale!

Monday, April 14th, 2014


Sigoja.com…, “Nigeria’s premier online home store”, is having a special Easter Sale and giving all BellaNaija readers 10% off everything!
The Easter holiday is a great time to get some new kitchenware, dinnerware, tableware and home accessories. Get amazing

Pres. Jonathan Sad about Nyanya Bombing, Increases Security in Abuja

Pres. Jonathan Sad about Nyanya Bombing, Increases Security in Abuja

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Reuben Abati, the spokesman for President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has revealed that the commander-in-chief is saddened by the Nyanya Bombing… which took place this morning.
If you missed the first story, click here.
It has been reported that so

Borno Massacre: Boko Haram Kills Over 270 in 3 Days

Borno Massacre: Boko Haram Kills Over 270 in 3 Days

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Boko Haram’s attacks on Borno State seem to be never ending. The terrorist group has struck again, killing over 270 people between Friday and Saturday.
Between Thursday night and Friday morning, four towns were attacked: Gwoza, Dikwa, Kala Balge, and…

Atoke’s Monday Morning Banter: Nobody Likes A Snitch

Atoke’s Monday Morning Banter: Nobody Likes A Snitch

Monday, April 14th, 2014

As the youngest child, I’d constantly give my parents the scoop on things that went on around the house when their backs were turned. It wasn’t long before I learned that I suffered more from telling than from keeping my…

Genevieve & Onyeka Sing, Chimamanda’s LBD, Chiwetel’s Dance Moves – HOAYS After Party!

Genevieve & Onyeka Sing, Chimamanda’s LBD, Chiwetel’s Dance Moves – HOAYS After Party!

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Party Time!
I think we can all agree that apart from the Presidential Wedding, the Half of a Yellow Sun… premiere was one of the most buzzed about topics this weekend.
After the red carpet at the Silverbird Galleria (click

Win Free Fabrics, Discounts, Gifts & More at the Da Viva Buy Off Outlets in Lagos Now!

Win Free Fabrics, Discounts, Gifts & More at the Da Viva Buy Off Outlets in Lagos Now!

Monday, April 14th, 2014

In a bid to be better and closer, Da Viva… has opened new Buy Off Outlets at strategic points in Lagos.
Why do you need to hit these stores? Because at discounted rates, these outlets have numerous benefits and rewards

How to Spend Your Husband’s Money starring Omalicha

How to Spend Your Husband’s Money starring Omalicha

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Yes she wants designer and Ferrari.
VHS is out with a new skit titled – “How to Spend Your Husband’s Money“.
Anita “Omalicha” Isedeh… stars in it, watch how she requests for money to shop online.
Check it

Kick-Start your International Degree with the ESCC Education Fair 2014 in Abuja & Lagos!

Kick-Start your International Degree with the ESCC Education Fair 2014 in Abuja & Lagos!

Monday, April 14th, 2014

You can be anything you want. All you have to do is attend the ESCC Education Fair 2014…, and discover the best international study options, courses and institutions available to help you get started.
The fair has Foundation, A-level,

“I Scored 17 in JAMB”, Timaya Reveals Why Education is Not for Him

“I Scored 17 in JAMB”, Timaya Reveals Why Education is Not for Him

Monday, April 14th, 2014

He scored, WHAT?
Although he says education is not for him, Nigerian music star Timaya… is advising youths who have passion for it, to stay in school.
At the Star Music Trek held on Saturday 12th April 2014 in Uyo,

Tragic News This Morning As Bomb Goes off at the Nyanya Bus Garage in the FCT

Tragic News This Morning As Bomb Goes off at the Nyanya Bus Garage in the FCT

Monday, April 14th, 2014

It’s with deep sadness that we report the news just reaching us from the Federal Capital Territory. About an hour ago, a bomb went off at the Nyanya bus park. This is very tragic, especially because that garage is always…

It’s a New Flavour! Maggi Launches New Seasoning “Maggi Chicken” With 2Face, Toke Makinwa & Bovi

It’s a New Flavour! Maggi Launches New Seasoning “Maggi Chicken” With 2Face, Toke Makinwa & Bovi

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Great news for cooks! Maggi has launched a new brand of seasoning called “Maggi Chicken…” in Lagos.
The Nigerian seasoning brand launched their new flavor at a fun event where consumers were treated to local and continental dishes,

End the Weekend Nicely by Catching Up on The Ngee Show! Watch 6 Hilarious Webisodes

End the Weekend Nicely by Catching Up on The Ngee Show! Watch 6 Hilarious Webisodes

Monday, April 14th, 2014

These videos are arguably the most hilarious videos in 2014! Remember we introduced the Ngee Show… {click here to see}? This lady tackles social and lifestyle issues in a humorous way. Ngozi shares her opinion on a wide range of

Must Watch! UNILAG Female Students speak on Pricey Hairstyles & Style

Must Watch! UNILAG Female Students speak on Pricey Hairstyles & Style

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

Sahara Reporters TV recently visited the University of Lagos… (UNILAG) to interview female students on their hairstyles and their head-to-toe looks.
A few revealed that they do spend more money on their hair than books and feeding.
Watch the funny

See Who Stepped Out for “Half of a Yellow Sun” Lagos Premiere

See Who Stepped Out for “Half of a Yellow Sun” Lagos Premiere

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

Half of a Yellow Sun… Lagos Premiere went down on Saturday 12th April 2014 at the Silverbird Galleria, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The event saw the cast, crew and special guests invited for the anticipated affair.
Check out red carpet as

An African City premieres Episode 8 – “An Ode to Saturdays” | Watch

An African City premieres Episode 8 – “An Ode to Saturdays” | Watch

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

It’s our Sunday must watch!
Episode 8 of African City has premiered. This one is titled – An Ode to Saturdays.
Enjoy!

Watch Previous Episodes…
Episode 1 & 2
Episode 3
Episode 4
Episode 5
Episode 6 & 7

9 Month Old Boy Charged with Attempted Murder in Pakistan

9 Month Old Boy Charged with Attempted Murder in Pakistan

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

This case is surely one for the history books. A 9-month-old Pakistani toddler, Muhammad Mosa Khan…, is probably the youngest person to have ever been charged with attempted murder.
In addition to attempted murder, he was also charged with