Relationships

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 ...
 
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Hello BNers, we received this message and it has left us heartbroken since we read it. Please read and see how you can help encourage her. Dear Aunty Bella I write this with so much pain in my heart because I don't know which decisions to make. I am a 24 year old single mom and my daughter ...
Joy - Obi - City Hall Wedding - BellaNaija - 2016
New York based couple Joy Adaeze and Obi Okere @obi_okere  became business partners of Curl Sistas Hair in 2014. They met a few years ago in school and as most friends do, they both share a lot in common and both aspire for the same type of success in life - But this magnetic connection is ...
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Pastor Dami and Toju are back with this week's vlog! After making two big announcements in their last video, Dami and Toju take us on a brief journey through their experiences over the last year, highlighting some of the key lessons they've learned and the changes they've made individuals and ...
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Nollywood's Kate Henshaw tweeted about Lekan Shonde allegedly killing his late wife Ronke Shonde because of infidelity, saying he is trying to get sympathy and it was not right to abandon their children. She also said it's been allegedly discovered that he had a child outside wedlock. Veteran ...
Battabox's Adeola interviewed ladies on the streets of Lagos to find out, What would you do if you were a Side Chick? And how do you move from being a Side Chick to a Main Chick? Here's the Battabox introduction - Relationships today are not what it used to be. People find it hard to ...
I think I was in SS3 when I saw my first online dating site. Those were the days we used to sneak out of school to go for all night browsing. I think one of the ladies that came for night browsing was chatting with her oyibo boyfriend there. Trust me and my curious mind naa, I had to explore ...
Margaret and Rick - American Wedding - Miami - BellaNaija -2016 (24)
The union of two souls, a declaration of love, for today and "a couple of forevers" is how long Maggie and Rick are committed to be together. Bride and Pharmacist Margaret administered a dose of love to Groom Rick, who in return labelled her as his partner for life. The beautiful couple ...
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It's another week and we have the third episode of Maria's Matters by Maria Okanrende. This week, Maria sits down with her celeb pal Emma Nyra to discuss the various ways women can protect themselves from falling into the traps of married men!!! Maria and Emma both share their opinions ...
This is a colloquial statement which loosely translates to ‘once s/he has been there, s/he’ll always go there’. The gist of this assertion is that it is difficult for ‘ex-es’ who have been intimately involved to remain friends without being tempted to be sexually intimate again if availed of ...
Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna walked the red carpet together while celebrating at her Chymoji Launch Party on Tuesday (May 10) in Hollywood. The soon-to-be parents were all cute and cuddly as Blac Chyna couldn’t keep her hands off Rob. The 27-year-old pregnant model and entrepreneur held on ...
Nollywood actress Monalisa Chinda was unveiled as the cover star for Genevieve Magazine’s May 2016 issue (click here) and now we’ve got a look into her interview with the magazine. In the magazine she dishes on her amazing love story with new husband Tonye Coker, how she broke the news to ...
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Nicki Minaj is not here for her ex-boyfriend Safaree Samuels who the rapper dated for 12 years before a very public and messy breakup. In a series of tweets, she explains that the current debacle is that her ex has sued her with claims that he was physically and emotionally abused while in ...
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We know there are lots of supportive and progressive Nigerian men out there and it is always a job to see #HeforShe in action. PulseTV's collaboration with gender equality non-profit Purple has resulted in interesting episodes of the series. Some of which we have featured right here on BN ...
I watched her as she interviewed her prospective nanny. She insisted that she had to wear a uniform each morning she reported to work. The prospective Nanny’s body language said it all for me. I saw her shoulder subtly contract in defiance and her brow furrow as she said in a strong but quiet ...
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Following Janet Jackson’s announcement that she and husband Wissam Al Mana are having their first child, her ex-husband James DeBarge has come forward to state that Janet Jackson had a secret daughter in her late teens when they were married and that she kept the pregnancy a secret from him ...
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Hollywood couple Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling has perfected the art of privacy. Just a few weeks ago it was revealed that they were pregnant with their second child (click here) and now, according to reports, they welcomed their daughter Amada Lee two weeks ago! According to the birth ...
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Last night on Snapchat media personality Ebuka Obi-Uchendu showed off one of his hidden talents and according to him, it's the current economic recession that has brought it back out. The 33-year old TV host and his wife Cynthia spent some quality time together as he helped her braid her hair ...
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Boluwatife and her soon-to-be husband Isaac found love, mediated by the helping hands of inspirational woman of God and Brand management professional Olufunto Ibuoye.  Funto is a BN bride herself - her and musician hubby Gaisebaba shared their love story of getting married as virgins in their ...
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Super Eagles forward Ekigho Ehiosun and Veronica Ujadughele are getting married next month, on June 18th, 2016 in Ikeja, Lagos. The groom also plays in Turkey for Gençlerbirliği S.K. in the Süper Lig. The bride-to-be is a nurse who lives and works in Houston, Texas, USA. He proposed on the ...
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Though it's a bit late this time, Toke Makinwa is out with a new vlog! This week, Toke talks about the tone of emails she receives from people, "why is it so hard to find the right person?" Watch it here:  
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