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It’s “The Century of the African Woman”! WomenWerk Celebrates International Women’s Day in New York

It’s “The Century of the African Woman”! WomenWerk Celebrates International Women’s Day in New York

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

co-founders Demi Ajayi (L) and Nekpen Osuan (R) with several honorees
WomenWerk, a new organization founded by Nigerian-Americans Nekpen Osuan and Demi Ajayi…, on Saturday 8th March 2014 celebrated International Women’s Day with a day long celebration – a

Mo Abudu & Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to be Honoured at the Century of the African Women Gala Night in New York

Mo Abudu & Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to be Honoured at the Century of the African Women Gala Night in New York

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

Ebony Life TV‘s Mo Abudu  will be honoured at the Century of the African Woman Forum and Gala… on Saturday 8th March 2014 in Manhattan, New York, USA.
In a statement, Mo who is the CEO of the Nigerian

CNN to Axe “Piers Morgan Live” amid Poor Ratings

CNN to Axe “Piers Morgan Live” amid Poor Ratings

Monday, February 24th, 2014

CNN has announced that it is ending its prime time show – “Piers Morgan Live“.
The 48-year old British host who replaced Larry King… 3 years ago, was drawing in less than average ratings. Larry King was host

Aliko Dangote is Forbes’ 64th Most Powerful Man in the World

Aliko Dangote is Forbes’ 64th Most Powerful Man in the World

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

Aliko Dangote is still an Oga at the Top!
Yesterday Wednesday 30th October 2013, Forbes released its list of the most powerful people in the world. Business mogul Aliko Dangote… makes the 64th position.
The publication lists Aliko’s net worth

Do you have the Passion for Cooking? Register for the “Making of the Chef Nigeria” Competition Today!

Do you have the Passion for Cooking? Register for the “Making of the Chef Nigeria” Competition Today!

Monday, September 30th, 2013

Ever wondered what it takes to be the personal Chef to the President of the United States of America?
Well, here is your chance to learn how.
With Making Of The Chef NigeriaMaster Chef Sholly… with over 15

How I Fell Out of Love With Nigeria

How I Fell Out of Love With Nigeria

Monday, July 15th, 2013

I believe in dreams in that I see them as a way of motivating myself to go the extra mile in order to bring them to fruition. They help steer one away from stagnancy. I have had many dreams, some…

Updated! – First Julius Agwu, Now AY! Are Autobiographies the New Frontier for Nigerian Comedians?

Updated! – First Julius Agwu, Now AY! Are Autobiographies the New Frontier for Nigerian Comedians?

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

“Ohon! ohon!” Wouldn’t you like to take a peek in “AY’s Diary”?
Following in the footsteps of one of Africa’s comedy greats, Julius Agwu, Ayo Makun, more popularly known as the comedian AY…, is currently working on

Mild Drama as Guests at 2013 ThisDay Awards Refuse to Sing American National Anthem before Nigeria’s

Mild Drama as Guests at 2013 ThisDay Awards Refuse to Sing American National Anthem before Nigeria’s

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

At the 18th Annual Thisday Awards held in Abeokuta, Ogun state, guests refused to sing the American National Anthem before the Nigerian Anthem as it was arranged in the programme.
The event was attended by former American President Bill Clinton…

Bill Clinton, Goodluck Jonathan, Babatunde Fashola, Bola Tinubu & More Dignitaries at the Eko Atlantic City Opening Ceremony in Lagos | Photos

Bill Clinton, Goodluck Jonathan, Babatunde Fashola, Bola Tinubu & More Dignitaries at the Eko Atlantic City Opening Ceremony in Lagos | Photos

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

The first phase of the Eko Atlantic City was inaugurated in Lagos yesterday at an event which attracted some top dignitaries. Former President of America, Bill Clinton; President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan; Former Lagos State Governor, Bola Tinubu…

Former US President Bill Clinton, Goodluck Jonathan & More Dignitaries expected in Lagos as Eko Atlantic City Opens Today | Residents Warned of Unusual Traffic Snarl

Former US President Bill Clinton, Goodluck Jonathan & More Dignitaries expected in Lagos as Eko Atlantic City Opens Today | Residents Warned of Unusual Traffic Snarl

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

Former U.S President Bill Clinton, President Goodluck Jonathan, Lagos State Governor Babatunde Fashola and other state governors and ministers are expected to be in Lagos today to attend the opening of Eko Atlantic City.…
Eko Atlantic is anticipating

Straight From the Headlines! What Everyone was Talking About This Week

Straight From the Headlines! What Everyone was Talking About This Week

Friday, September 7th, 2012

Good evening Bellanaijarians and welcome to another weekly round up of trending news stories that made headlines across the country this week.
How has your week been? We hope it has been splendid!
As usual, it’s been an eventful week…

ThisDay Awards 2009 – Festival of Ideas: Speakers & Winners

ThisDay Awards 2009 – Festival of Ideas: Speakers & Winners

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

The 2009 Edition of the ThisDay Awards had a very different aura. The annual event now in its 14th year has always been considered a ‘serious’ awards ceremony but this year, organizers took things up a notch.
- First up,…