Relationships

Cook Accuses Lagos DPO of Rape & Extortion

Cook Accuses Lagos DPO of Rape & Extortion

Friday, April 18th, 2014

The Police is Your Friend – A sign boldly placed on most stations across the nation.
But this story, changes that caption completely.
31-year old cook Idowu Akinwunmi has revealed that she was raped by Adekunle Awe…, a Divisional

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

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…

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

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…

12-Year Old Girl & 13-Year Old Boy Welcome a Girl in UK, Parents are “Supportive”

12-Year Old Girl & 13-Year Old Boy Welcome a Girl in UK, Parents are “Supportive”

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

If the bottom part of your mouth is on the floor, it is completely understandable.
A 12 year old girl and a 13 year old teenage boy in the UK have welcomed a child together; a baby girl.
The bizarre…

Monalisa Chinda & Lanre Nzeribe Officially Part Ways

Monalisa Chinda & Lanre Nzeribe Officially Part Ways

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Monalisa Chinda has resigned from eponymous magazine – Monalisa.
The Nollywood actress has released an official statement stating she and her ex/business partner Lanre Nzeribe will no longer work together due to “irreconcilable professional differences”.
Official Statement from Monalisa …

Jim Iyke & Nadia Buari Party Hard, Fly in Private Jet in Teaser for Season 3 of Reality TV Show

Jim Iyke & Nadia Buari Party Hard, Fly in Private Jet in Teaser for Season 3 of Reality TV Show

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Season 2 of Jim Iyke‘s reality TV show “Jim Iyke Unscripted” has been a sensation for viewers.
From his proposal to lady love Nadia Buari…, to his meetings with dignitaries, Jim presented a juicy show that

Toolz’ Thoughts: Thou Shall Not Lie To Thyself

Toolz’ Thoughts: Thou Shall Not Lie To Thyself

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

So something happened a few weeks ago that I MUST share with you all!
Every few months I log into Facebook to see what past colleagues and old friends have been up to – who got married? Divorced? Had a…

Fountain of Life with Taiwo Odukoya: Miles Apart

Fountain of Life with Taiwo Odukoya: Miles Apart

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

The marriage institution has never been under so much pressure. Apart from the internal factors militating against the success of marriages, external factors seem to be conspiring to wreak havoc. The implication is that a lot of marriages do not…

Brandy & Fiancé Ryan Press Split, Call off Engagement

Brandy & Fiancé Ryan Press Split, Call off Engagement

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

The boy isn’t hers anymore.
Brandy Norwood and her fiancé Ryan Press… have officially called it quits and ended their engagement.
“They are no longer together. The engagement is off, but the friendship is still on”, a rep for the

Isio Knows Better: Common Sense Versus Desire

Isio Knows Better: Common Sense Versus Desire

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

I sincerely lay no claims to being more knowledgeable than anyone, but I do confess that I know better than I did yesterday, last year and a decade ago. Isio Knows Better is an attempt to capture the shocking and …

Naeto C & Nicole Chikwe are Expecting Baby No. 2!

Naeto C & Nicole Chikwe are Expecting Baby No. 2!

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Whoop, Whoop, Baby News Again!
There’s something about April and celebs expanding their clans. Nigerian rap superstar Naeto C and wife, Nicole are expecting baby number 2.
A source of the family confirmed the news. “They are really excited. It …

Nigerian Child Bride Kills Husband with Rat Poison

Nigerian Child Bride Kills Husband with Rat Poison

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

This may sound like something from a Nollywood movie, but it is indeed true. A Nigerian child bride killed her husband because she did not love him and was forced to marry him.
The bride, 14-year-old Wasila Umaru…, was

BN Scoop on Chika Ike’s Diamond Promise Ring from Mystery Boo

BN Scoop on Chika Ike’s Diamond Promise Ring from Mystery Boo

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Chika Ike… is in Love!
The Nollywood actress sparked engagement rumours by posting a photo of a diamond ring on her finger via her official Instagram page.
“I feel so sick today #flu. Thanks boo for lunch and surprise…just made

Watch Toke Makinwa’s New Vlog – “Crazy Beliefs Women Have About Men”

Watch Toke Makinwa’s New Vlog – “Crazy Beliefs Women Have About Men”

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Toke Makinwa is back with another episode of her Toke Moments Vlog.
The Nigerian media personality presents another hilarious edition. It is called “Crazy Beliefs Women Have About Men…“.
From getting pregnant for him, praying day and

Aunty Bella: Mrs. Rebound

Aunty Bella: Mrs. Rebound

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Aunty Bella is our agony aunt column on BellaNaija. We launched this column in the early days of BN and periodically feature issues sent in by BN readers. We hope the BN family can offer insightful advice as well.…

“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

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

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

Big Sean & Naya Rivera Call Off Engagement

Big Sean & Naya Rivera Call Off Engagement

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

The wedding is off. Glee actress Naya Rivera and rapper Big Sean have called off their engagement.
A rep for Big Sean confirmed the story. “After much consideration, Sean has made the difficult decision to the call the wedding off”…

Exclusive: Chris Attoh & Damilola Adegbite are Expecting | Wedding Postponed

Exclusive: Chris Attoh & Damilola Adegbite are Expecting | Wedding Postponed

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

And the good news keeps coming in. A huge congratulations to Chris Attoh and Damilola Adegbite who are expecting their first child.
The ex “Tinsel”… co-stars got everyone saying “Aww…” when they announced in January 2014 that they are

Mercy Johnson is Pregnant with Baby No 2!

Mercy Johnson is Pregnant with Baby No 2!

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Baby bump watch is officially on in celebsville!
Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson is pregnant with her second child for husband Prince Odianosen Okojie.
The couple tied the knot in August 2011 and welcomed their first child – daughter Purity…

Uche Jombo is Pregnant!

Uche Jombo is Pregnant!

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

BN is glad to confirm that Nollywood superstar actress/producer Uche Jombo and her husband business executive Kenny Rodriguez… are expecting their first child.
The couple tied the knot in picturesque Puerto Rico in 2012.
Uche is presently working on new