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BN Making It!: Starting From the Great British Sewing Bee, Chinelo Bally Is Taking Great Strides One Stitch at a Time

BN Making It!: Starting From the Great British Sewing Bee, Chinelo Bally Is Taking Great Strides One Stitch at a Time

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

“Sew Essential!” Those two words describe this young woman who calls herself a free hand cutter. Armed with her beautiful smile and her impressive sewing skills, Chinelo Bally has slowly stolen our hearts through her work She has had her …

BN Trailblazers & Tastemakers: Beautiful, Sassy & Unconventional! With Over 10 Years in Media, Kemi Adetiba Has an Undeniable Fire For Quality & Hardwork

BN Trailblazers & Tastemakers: Beautiful, Sassy & Unconventional! With Over 10 Years in Media, Kemi Adetiba Has an Undeniable Fire For Quality & Hardwork

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Kemi Adetiba is a woman on a mission to etch her name in the sands of time. Strike that! She is doing it already. With over ten years in the media/entertainment industry, she has covered a diverse field of experience.  …

BN Making It!: Lydia Idakula-Sobogun the ‘Gbayi Child’ Creates A Home For  the Expression of Art in Diverse Forms with Taruwa

BN Making It!: Lydia Idakula-Sobogun the ‘Gbayi Child’ Creates A Home For the Expression of Art in Diverse Forms with Taruwa

Monday, February 10th, 2014

If you have ever had ‘The Taruwa Experience’, then you’d know why we LOVE Lydia Idakula-Sobogun. If you have never experienced, Taruwa, then it is with immense pleasure that we introduce Lydia to you. Lydia is the progenitor of …

BN Making It!: From Life in The Bank, Orondaam Otto of Slum2School Is Giving Hope To Disadvantaged Children One at A Time

BN Making It!: From Life in The Bank, Orondaam Otto of Slum2School Is Giving Hope To Disadvantaged Children One at A Time

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Young, passionate and driven. Those are words that can aptly be used to describe Orondaam Otto, the founder of Slum2School. 26 year old Orondaam Otto was tired of seeing the deprivation of children; so stirred by the passion in …

BN Making It!: One-on-One with Serial Entrepreneur Ronke Ige! PR Executive, Emi & Ben Natural Skin Care Specialist & More

BN Making It!: One-on-One with Serial Entrepreneur Ronke Ige! PR Executive, Emi & Ben Natural Skin Care Specialist & More

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

What is Africa’s Best Kept Beauty Secret? Ronke Ige seems to have the answer.
On this edition of BN Making It!, BellaNaija spotlights the energetic serial entrepreneur.
Ronke is the picture of a working mother you can’t help but …

BN Making It!: Bold, Vivacious & Hard Working! Meet the Three-Time Emmy Nominated Journalist, Ojinika Obiekwe Who Interviews Your Favourite Hollywood A-Listers

BN Making It!: Bold, Vivacious & Hard Working! Meet the Three-Time Emmy Nominated Journalist, Ojinika Obiekwe Who Interviews Your Favourite Hollywood A-Listers

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

From as far back as when she was in secondary school Ojinika Obiekwe knew she wanted to be a journalist. So being one of the top producers and a face at the WPIX TV station in New York City is …

BN Making It!: From Working in Insurance to Taking Her Place Behind the Camera! Meet Congolese Filmmaker, Waiki Harnais

BN Making It!: From Working in Insurance to Taking Her Place Behind the Camera! Meet Congolese Filmmaker, Waiki Harnais

Tuesday, July 9th, 2013

BN Making It! is a BN feature focused on young entrepreneurs. BellaNaija.com launched BN Making It! in 2009 and we are hoping to spotlight more upcoming entrepreneurs in 2011 and beyond. We will feature young African entrepreneurs both at home …

BN Making It!: From the Hustle to Redefining Music Distribution in Africa – CEO of iROKING.com Michael Ugwu Takes Nigerian Music to the World

BN Making It!: From the Hustle to Redefining Music Distribution in Africa – CEO of iROKING.com Michael Ugwu Takes Nigerian Music to the World

Monday, June 10th, 2013

When Michael walked into the BellaNaija office, he looked like a man who knew his worth and the impact of his work. We had to find out more. With the confidence he exuded, this was a guy who had been …

BN Making It!: From Business Economics to the Glam World of “Music Meets Runway”! Entrepreneur Jennifer Olize shares her “Le Reve” Story

BN Making It!: From Business Economics to the Glam World of “Music Meets Runway”! Entrepreneur Jennifer Olize shares her “Le Reve” Story

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

BN Making It! is a BN feature focused on young entrepreneurs. BellaNaija.com launched BN Making It! in 2009 and we are hoping to spotlight more upcoming entrepreneurs in 2011 and beyond. We will feature young African entrepreneurs both at home …

BN Making It!: Beauty, Brains & Business! A Day in the Life of Ruth Obih – Lawyer, Serial Entrepreneur & CEO of 3Invest Ltd

BN Making It!: Beauty, Brains & Business! A Day in the Life of Ruth Obih – Lawyer, Serial Entrepreneur & CEO of 3Invest Ltd

Friday, September 7th, 2012

When Ruth Obih was denied a visa to travel to the UK for a Masters degree in Oil & Gas Law, her life was being redirected for greatness through another path. She would later pass the British test to practice …

BN Making It!: Meet The All-Rounder, It’s 360 Degrees of “The Stubborn Biafran Soldier” Noble Igwe

BN Making It!: Meet The All-Rounder, It’s 360 Degrees of “The Stubborn Biafran Soldier” Noble Igwe

Monday, September 3rd, 2012

BN Making It! is a BN feature focused on young entrepreneurs. BellaNaija.com launched BN Making It! in 2009 and we are hoping to spotlight more upcoming entrepreneurs in 2011 and beyond. We will feature young African entrepreneurs both at home …

BN Making It!: Candy Girl, Elizabeth Anthony Is Every Sweet Tooth’s Delight with “Betty’s Sweet Shoppe”

BN Making It!: Candy Girl, Elizabeth Anthony Is Every Sweet Tooth’s Delight with “Betty’s Sweet Shoppe”

Friday, July 27th, 2012

BN Making It! is a BN feature focused on young business owners. BellaNaija.com launched BN Making It! in 2009. Elizabeth Anthony, Betty as she is fondly called by her friends, was born and raised in Lagos Nigeria.

Beauty Pro Gbemisola Ogunyomi present “Pamper Me Pretty” –  The Ultimate Wellness Comforting Experience for Women of all Ages

Beauty Pro Gbemisola Ogunyomi present “Pamper Me Pretty” – The Ultimate Wellness Comforting Experience for Women of all Ages

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Lagos, Nigeria get yourself ready for the ultimate pamper party as two acclaimed grooming and beauty professionals…Pamper Me Pretty set to take place in September.

BN Making It!: Ones to “Watch” – Meet Brand Managers by Day & Wristwatch Company Entrepreneurs  – Busola Akomolede and Bola Anibaba of Dat-AC

BN Making It!: Ones to “Watch” – Meet Brand Managers by Day & Wristwatch Company Entrepreneurs – Busola Akomolede and Bola Anibaba of Dat-AC

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

BN Making It! is a BN feature focused on young entrepreneurs.
BellaNaija.com launched BN Making It! in 2009 and we are hoping to spotlight more upcoming entrepreneurs in 2012 and beyond. We will feature young African entrepreneurs both at home …

BN Making It!: The Petroleum Engineer-Beauty Entrepreneur, Gbemisola Ogunyomi of the Aesthetics Beauty & Fashion Company

BN Making It!: The Petroleum Engineer-Beauty Entrepreneur, Gbemisola Ogunyomi of the Aesthetics Beauty & Fashion Company

Friday, September 9th, 2011

BN Making It! is a BN feature focused on young entrepreneurs. 
BellaNaija.com launched BN Making It! in 2009 and we are hoping to spotlight more upcoming entrepreneurs in 2011 and beyond. We will feature young African entrepreneurs both at home …

BN Making It!: Ameera Abraham of The Nail Bar, From ‘Kitchen Beautician’ to Luxury Spa Owner

BN Making It!: Ameera Abraham of The Nail Bar, From ‘Kitchen Beautician’ to Luxury Spa Owner

Monday, July 25th, 2011

Ameera is the owner of The Nail Bar, a boutique nail spa in the heart of Abuja. For this edition of BN Making It!, we catch up with Ameera Abraham 4 months after the opening of her spa.

BN Making It!: From Vintage Finds to Business Success – The “Virgos Lounge” Story

BN Making It!: From Vintage Finds to Business Success – The “Virgos Lounge” Story

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011

BN Making It! is a BN feature focused on young entrepreneurs. BellaNaija.com launched BN Making It! in 2009 and will be revamping it for 2011 and beyond. We will feature young African entrepreneurs both at home and in diaspora who …

BN Making It!: Ese Aigbogun of Allen & Fifth – Building A Brand One Tee at a Time

BN Making It!: Ese Aigbogun of Allen & Fifth – Building A Brand One Tee at a Time

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

BN Making It! …is a brand new BN feature focused on young entrepreneurs. We are so excited to launch BN Making It! We will feature young African entrepreneurs both at home and in diaspora who are making an impact in