Relationships

Ariyike Writes: The Ikoyi Husband

Ariyike Writes: The Ikoyi Husband

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

Everyday, I wake up by 7.30a.m just in time to take our daughter to school. By that time, the old woman that calls herself my wife along with her two house helps and Phillipino au-pair would have done a fine…

D’banj & Genevieve Nnaji Step Out Together in Matching Black & White Outfits at the Gulder Club Ultimate Party in Lagos

D’banj & Genevieve Nnaji Step Out Together in Matching Black & White Outfits at the Gulder Club Ultimate Party in Lagos

Monday, December 16th, 2013

Oh, hello D’banj and Genevieve Nnaji.
Over the weekend, the highly publicized Gulder Club Ultimate Party… went down in style in the metropolitan city of Lagos. It was 2-day cruise themed party; which kicked off on Friday 13th December

Aunty Bella: Mr. Blood Oath

Aunty Bella: Mr. Blood Oath

Monday, December 16th, 2013

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.
BN reader, Onome* sent us a very short but strong …

Toke Makinwa confirms Breakup of 12 Year Relationship with Maje Ayida

Toke Makinwa confirms Breakup of 12 Year Relationship with Maje Ayida

Sunday, December 15th, 2013

Is it the end for media personality Toke Makinwa and her longtime beau Fitness & Wellness entrepreneur Maje Ayida…? It appears so…
There was an indication of potential issues in their relationship via Maje’s cryptic tweets in early December

Blessings: Finding the Difference Between Attraction, Infatuation & Love

Blessings: Finding the Difference Between Attraction, Infatuation & Love

Thursday, December 12th, 2013

For me “love” is not a feeling but I’ll tell you what is. We live in a world that continuously affect our mindsets, influences our decisions, alters our motives and clearly muddle things up in some instances. The best lesson…

Exploring the In-Law Factor

Exploring the In-Law Factor

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Celebrating the naming of our gorgeous niece on Friday night was simply monumental. Not only is she beautiful and filled with all the cuddliness a newborn should possess, she is the third grandbaby to be born to my beloveds family…

Are We Dating Or Not? A BN Reader Shares Her Story

Are We Dating Or Not? A BN Reader Shares Her Story

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

We received an email from a BN reader who asked to remain anonymous. She wrote about her experience with a man she presumed she had a relationship with. At the time she sent the email, she was unsure as to …

Must Watch Video! Media Personality Toke Makinwa speaks on “5 Signs a Woman is Fed Up”

Must Watch Video! Media Personality Toke Makinwa speaks on “5 Signs a Woman is Fed Up”

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Gents, do you want to know if your leading lady is tired of the relationship? Then listen up!
Media personality Toke Makinwa… speaks on five signs that a woman is fed up.
Check it out!

“It Still Feels Like Yesterday” – Read Nollywood Star Stella Damasus’ Poignant Tribute to Jaiye Aboderin 9 Years After

“It Still Feels Like Yesterday” – Read Nollywood Star Stella Damasus’ Poignant Tribute to Jaiye Aboderin 9 Years After

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

Jaiye Aboderin is “Forever” in Stella Damasus‘ heart.
Today the Nollywood actress posted on her blog – stella-damasus.blogspot.co.uk…, a sweet and oh-so-sad tribute to her husband and best friend who died in 2004.
Jaiye and Stella had the

Toolz’ Thoughts: The Accidental Side Chic

Toolz’ Thoughts: The Accidental Side Chic

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

I took a well-deserved break in September, and it gave me a great opportunity to catch up with old friends whilst I was in London. Four of us met up at one of our favourite spots and soon hit the…

BN Prose: Letter To Heaven by Rolayo Williams

BN Prose: Letter To Heaven by Rolayo Williams

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

Dear God,
Mummy and Daddy are at it again today. Mummy’s shouting woke me up. At first, I thought there had been a fire or a robbery, but then, I listened well and I heard what she was shouting about.…

BN Hot Topic: Would You Date/Marry Someone Who Has a Child?

BN Hot Topic: Would You Date/Marry Someone Who Has a Child?

Thursday, November 28th, 2013

Some time in the early 90s, one of my cousins got pregnant while she was in Yaba Tech. From my young eyes, it must have been a very serious issue because my relatives started arriving from Ogbomosho. There were plenty…

T²! Toolz & Tunde Demuren Only Have Eyes for Each Other at the Shuga Series Premiere in Lagos

T²! Toolz & Tunde Demuren Only Have Eyes for Each Other at the Shuga Series Premiere in Lagos

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Talk about photos worth a Kodak moment.
It seems Tiwa Savage and Tee Billz weren’t the only T-Square taking the spotlight at the Shuga Series Premiere. (click here to read)
Yesterday Tuesday 26th November 2013, MTV Base… premiered its anticipated

Eminado ❤! Tiwa Savage & Tee Billz Make their First Post Wedding Appearance at the Shuga Premiere in Lagos

Eminado ❤! Tiwa Savage & Tee Billz Make their First Post Wedding Appearance at the Shuga Premiere in Lagos

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Aww…they look so cute together.
Yesterday Tuesday 26th November 2013, Mr and Mrs Tee Billz made their first post wedding appearance at MTV Base‘s Shuga… series premiere at the Silverbird Galleria, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The beautiful singer and her

Georgette Monnou: Age is Nothing But a Number

Georgette Monnou: Age is Nothing But a Number

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

I have asked myself this time and time again. Does the age of your partner really matter? I used to think that it didn’t matter and that at the end of the day what matters is love. However, a friend…

Tonto Dikeh Steps Out in Black with Rumoured New Beau at the 2013 Exquisite Lady of the Year Awards in Lagos

Tonto Dikeh Steps Out in Black with Rumoured New Beau at the 2013 Exquisite Lady of the Year Awards in Lagos

Monday, November 25th, 2013

It was a big night for Tonto Dikeh on Sunday.
The Nollywood actress was presented with the film actress of the year award at the 2013 Exquisite Lady of the Year Awards… held at the Red Carpet Events Centre, Victoria

Atoke’s Monday Morning Banter: My Godchild is Cooler than Yours

Atoke’s Monday Morning Banter: My Godchild is Cooler than Yours

Monday, November 25th, 2013

A few weeks ago, I took a leisurely ‘scroll’ down the streets of InstagramVille. It was a regular day on Instagram – photos of partying with Nigerian celebrities; food and the accompanying work out by members of #FitFam; and selfies…

Man’s Best Friend! Not Two, But Four

Man’s Best Friend! Not Two, But Four

Sunday, November 24th, 2013

Have you ever loved someone that no one else saw sense in? A personality that made you laugh, play and even make you get mad over unnecessary stuffs. Let me tell you about my friend.
Her name was Tandi. She…

BN Hot Topic: When Do You Take the Matrimonial Red Flag Seriously?

BN Hot Topic: When Do You Take the Matrimonial Red Flag Seriously?

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

One of the reasons why people advocate for the performance of the marriage rites under traditional law and customs is to ensure that all crucial family members are aware of the union and their consent is sought. According to the…

BN Prose: Silence by Wole Talabi

BN Prose: Silence by Wole Talabi

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

Silence is how you respond when she tells you, her usually lilting voice that always reminds you of the seaside at dawn now trembling with pain, that her boyfriend is cheating on her. Silence. Because the truth in that moment…

“She Was My Real Love…” Governor Adams Oshiomole on Why He is Yet to Re-Marry

“She Was My Real Love…” Governor Adams Oshiomole on Why He is Yet to Re-Marry

Saturday, November 16th, 2013

In December 2010, it was widely reported that the wife of Governor Adams Oshiomole of Edo State, Clara Oshiomole… is dead.
Clara Oshiomole lost her battle with cancer and died at the Abuja Clinic, Maitama on Tuesday 7th December 2010.

Are Limpopo Star Kcee & Nollywood Actress Ebube Nwagbo Dating?

Are Limpopo Star Kcee & Nollywood Actress Ebube Nwagbo Dating?

Saturday, November 16th, 2013

Is this the latest celeb couple in town?
Music star Kcee and Nollywood actress Ebube Nwagbo are reportedly dating.
Vanguard reports that the Limpopo star who has split from his wife Ijeoma Okonkwo…, is back on with Ebube.
The

The Race To the Altar! Big Sister or Little Sister?

The Race To the Altar! Big Sister or Little Sister?

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

Marriage and relationships would forever remain a hot topic for discussion amongst ladies – single and married…and my clique is no exception.
While watching one of our favourite Gabrielle Union movies – Deliver us from Eva, Ejiro called out in…

Atoke’s Monday Morning Banter: For the Love of Mr. Darcy

Atoke’s Monday Morning Banter: For the Love of Mr. Darcy

Monday, November 11th, 2013

If you spent your weekend watching the modern day adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Predjudice like I did, you’re probably going to feel as I felt all of Saturday. Mushy, and uncontrollably loving the idea of love and money…

Big Brother Africa Stars Elikem & Pokello are Looking all Loved Up in Accra, Ghana – See Photos!

Big Brother Africa Stars Elikem & Pokello are Looking all Loved Up in Accra, Ghana – See Photos!

Friday, November 8th, 2013

Elikem and Pokello are still going strong.
The Big Brother Africa: The Chase reality stars were recently spotted at the 2013 Glitz Africa Fashion Week… looking all happy and clearly in love.
The happy pair arrived at the opening cocktail