Relationships

Uganda President replies Barack Obama on his Reaction to the Anti-Gay Law

Uganda President replies Barack Obama on his Reaction to the Anti-Gay Law

Monday, February 24th, 2014

Yoweri Museveni replies POTUS.
A few days ago, President Barack Obama… condemned Uganda’s anti-gay law, which he says is “a step backwards for all Ugandans”. If you missed it, click here to read.
Uganda President Yoweri Museveni released a statement

Mz Chizzy: First Move

Mz Chizzy: First Move

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Some while back, I had this very interesting conversation with my girlfriends. Just out of curiosity I wanted to know if any of them could take the first step in telling a guy how much she feels about him. Seeing…

Lupita Nyong’o speaks on Jared Leto Dating Rumours on The Ellen Show – Watch

Lupita Nyong’o speaks on Jared Leto Dating Rumours on The Ellen Show – Watch

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

It’s Lupita Nyong’o!
Since the success of 12 Years a Slave, the Kenyan actress has been the subject of tabloid and online headlines…mostly positive.
But after the 2014 Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild Awards…, rumours started

Theresa Omoronyia: Before You Say “I do”

Theresa Omoronyia: Before You Say “I do”

Friday, February 21st, 2014

As a young girl I loved fairytales. If truth be told, I still do, especially the animated ones. And I think most ladies love fairytales; you can see that in the way we look forward to our wedding days.
A…

Oprah Winfrey to Piers Morgan: “I’m really happy being with myself” on Loneliness – Watch

Oprah Winfrey to Piers Morgan: “I’m really happy being with myself” on Loneliness – Watch

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

When you think of Oprah Winfrey…, we are pretty sure the last thing that comes to your mind is a 60-year old woman in a big house with many cats.
Firstly Oprah is a dog-person and secondly she is

Bim Akinmande: To Be Or Not To Be In a Relationship

Bim Akinmande: To Be Or Not To Be In a Relationship

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Confused and frustrated. Those 2 words best describe how I am feeling at this exact moment. I watched an episode of ‘Being Mary Jane’, a series that depicts the struggles of a Black American woman in her home, career and…

Uti Nwachukwu & Saeon are Dating – “We are in Love”

Uti Nwachukwu & Saeon are Dating – “We are in Love”

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Couple Alert!
On Saturday, a close friend of Alexx Ekubo revealed to us via e-mail that his best friend Uti Nwachuwkwu and rising singer Saeon are a couple.
In the new issue of Encomium Magazine…, the media personality and

Omonike Odi: 14 Reasons Why Single Women Deserve A Day off on Valentine’s Day

Omonike Odi: 14 Reasons Why Single Women Deserve A Day off on Valentine’s Day

Monday, February 17th, 2014

You deserve a day off to be okay with Valentine’s Day not being special for you.…
You don’t go around feeling bad because its Salah day and you are a Christian or it’s Christmas and you are a Muslim, you

Exclusive: Couples at the Brandy Show in Lagos! See Tiwa & Tee Billz + Banky W & Andrea

Exclusive: Couples at the Brandy Show in Lagos! See Tiwa & Tee Billz + Banky W & Andrea

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Valentine’s may be over but love is definitely still in the air.
BellaNaija.com was LIVE at the Classic FM Valentine’s Event featuring Brandy and Ali Campbell of UB40… yesterday Sunday 16th February 2014 at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria

Barack Obama Condemns Uganda’s Anti-Gay Law, says it is a step Backwards

Barack Obama Condemns Uganda’s Anti-Gay Law, says it is a step Backwards

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni… on Valentine’s Day – Friday 14th February 2014 revealed to members of his party that he would sign a bill imposing harsh sentences for homosexual acts, which may include life sentences.
The bill will aid in

Monalisa Chinda: “Lanre Nzeribe is Only a Friend”

Monalisa Chinda: “Lanre Nzeribe is Only a Friend”

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

I guess we won’t see Monalisa Chinda walking down the aisle with Lanre Nzeribe anytime soon.
The Nollywood star has revealed that she and her beau who creatively helped with her Monalisa Magazine…, are not a couple.
On her

Omo Remilekun: To My Mother on Valentine’s Day

Omo Remilekun: To My Mother on Valentine’s Day

Saturday, February 15th, 2014

A few days ago, I read Kenneth Onuh’s piece, “A Mother’s Love – Pure and Endless”… on BellaNaija. {Click here to read} It came at the very same time I was considering writing a (hopefully cathartic) piece about my

Onomarie Uriri: My First Valentine

Onomarie Uriri: My First Valentine

Saturday, February 15th, 2014

1998…
It’s about 7.30pm. The weather is hot, there’s no electricity, and for some reason, we are in the hostel. I can’t remember why – maybe it’s a Saturday and there’s no prep, or maybe Matron has locked us in

Everything Toni Payne Podcast: How to Make Your Valentine’s Night Extra Special

Everything Toni Payne Podcast: How to Make Your Valentine’s Night Extra Special

Friday, February 14th, 2014

It is time to get the scoop from Toni Payne this Friday.
On episode 6 of Everything Toni Payne Podcast…, it’s all about how to make your Valentine’s night extra special.
Listen as Toni Payne discusses key things you

“If He’ll Cheat With You, He’ll Cheat On You”! Read Nadia Buari’s Relationship Advice for Women

“If He’ll Cheat With You, He’ll Cheat On You”! Read Nadia Buari’s Relationship Advice for Women

Friday, February 14th, 2014

It’s Valentine’s Day and nothing beats some good advice.
Ghollywood star Nadia Buari who is clearly having a ball in her relationship with Nollywood actor Jim Iyke…, took to Twitter to share relationship advice for all ladies.
Check it

Glory Edozien: Loving Me is Easy

Glory Edozien: Loving Me is Easy

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Yesterday I bumped into an old friend who got married in June last year. As we chatted he told me he’d be missing his first Valentine’s Day as a married man because he’d be out of town on business. As…

2Face Idibia Shows Love to His Wife Annie on Valentine’s Day

2Face Idibia Shows Love to His Wife Annie on Valentine’s Day

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Awwww, there’s nothing like Valentine’s Day to put you in the mood for love! 2Face Idibia shared these photos on his Instagram page as a tribute to his wife Annie….

Annie & Innocent were young lovebirds and she even

Happy Valentine’s Day! from BellaNaija

Happy Valentine’s Day! from BellaNaija

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Happy Valentine’s Day! love from the BellaNaija… Team to you and yours!
We hope you have a beautiful day and even better weekend.
Just for fun – we all know Val’s Day brings out the best and worst in couples

BN Weddings Valentine’s Day Special: Catching Up With The Cute Adegbenros!

BN Weddings Valentine’s Day Special: Catching Up With The Cute Adegbenros!

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Happy Valentine’s Day! Love from BellaNaija Weddings.
No love is truer than that which has stood the test of time. For our Valentine’s Day Special, we present The Adegbenros - Christine - the cutie pie, and beautiful Lara …

Nky Egbe: The Stranger From Within

Nky Egbe: The Stranger From Within

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

As little girls, we heard stories about the stranger that roared around looking for young innocent girls to devour. I was brought up in a semi rural area, surrounded by my uncles, aunties, cousins and endless relatives especially during the…

Tyrese Gibson Has a Message for “Frustrated Single Ladies” this Valentine’s – Watch!

Tyrese Gibson Has a Message for “Frustrated Single Ladies” this Valentine’s – Watch!

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

“There are a lot of wolves out there”
You may know Tyrese Gibson as one of the main characters in the Fast & Furious… franchise and his hit 90s songs, but you can now add relationship guru.
The actor/musician recently

Tobi Atte: Love, Hate  & Valentine’s Day

Tobi Atte: Love, Hate & Valentine’s Day

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

I’d like to give you a glimpse into the intersection of HIS and HER Valentine’s Day diary. It is probably what he or she might really want to tell you, and how complicated the emotions sometimes are.
Diary Entry: Feb …

Watch Toke Makinwa’s New Vlog – “Investment Without Returns”

Watch Toke Makinwa’s New Vlog – “Investment Without Returns”

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

On an all new episode of Toke Moments, Toke Makinwa… speaks on knowing your place in someone’s life before you start making investments.
The Nigerian media personality dishes on how women get mixed signals and take simple gestures as

Dearest Mr. Ex

Dearest Mr. Ex

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

Dearest Mr. Ex,
Did I tell you I cried? Oh yes I cried. In fact there were many nights when I went to sleep crying and woke up still crying. It was hard for me to get over the heartbreak…

Kenneth Onuh: A Mother’s Love – Pure & Endless

Kenneth Onuh: A Mother’s Love – Pure & Endless

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

The very first woman in my life epitomizes the summation of life’s precious moments and she remains a jewel to me. My mom. Always so graceful, at a remarkable height of 6′ 2″, she always had this sparkle in her…