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The Think Oyo Initiative Awards 30 Young Nation Builders under 30 at its Awards event in Ibadan!

The Think Oyo Initiative Awards 30 Young Nation Builders under 30 at its Awards event in Ibadan!

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

All roads led to the Civic Center, Ibadan as people gathered to witness  excellence rewarded at the Think Oyo Thirty Under 30 Awards… on Friday 20th December 2013.
The maiden edition saw ten people from a larger pool of hundreds

D’banj, Toolz, Emmy Collins & Gov. Babatunde Raji Fashola join Funmi Iyanda on the “Change A Life” Show | To Air on January 1st 2014

D’banj, Toolz, Emmy Collins & Gov. Babatunde Raji Fashola join Funmi Iyanda on the “Change A Life” Show | To Air on January 1st 2014

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

Funmi Iyanda‘s “Change A Life” show is a must see on New Year’s Day.
On Wednesday 1st January 2014, viewers will see the anchor of the annual show sit down with the Lagos state Governor, Babatunde Raji …

BN Red Carpet Fab: The Headies 2013

BN Red Carpet Fab: The Headies 2013

Monday, December 30th, 2013

Emma Nyra in Tiannah Styling
It’s almost 2014…but just before we celebrate the new year, we have lots of events in 2013 that we must present to you.
One of the many is The Headies 2013… which took place on

BN Style Exclusive: Tiwa Savage in Meena, Banky W in MAI, Funmi Iyanda in Iconic Invanity, Yvonne Ekwere in Wiezdhum Franklyn & More Fashion Scoop from the The Headies 2013 in Lagos

BN Style Exclusive: Tiwa Savage in Meena, Banky W in MAI, Funmi Iyanda in Iconic Invanity, Yvonne Ekwere in Wiezdhum Franklyn & More Fashion Scoop from the The Headies 2013 in Lagos

Friday, December 27th, 2013

BellaNaija.com was first to bring you the full list of winners and first photos from The Headies 2013 which took place yesterday Thursday 26th December 2013 at the Oriental Hotel, Lagos. If you missed the feature, click here
BellaNaija Style…

It’s All About the Ripple Effect! Watch the Uber-Inspiring Footage from TEDxEuston 2013

It’s All About the Ripple Effect! Watch the Uber-Inspiring Footage from TEDxEuston 2013

Sunday, December 8th, 2013

All day yesterday, Twitter was buzzing with tweets from TEDxEuston 2013… which took place in London. As the messages came, we knew that there is truly hope for Nigeria and Africa at large.
TEDxEuston is organised by an all-volunteer team

Paging the Under 30s in Oyo State! The Th!nk Oyo Initiative presents the Th!nk Oyo Under 30 Awards | Friday 20th December 2013

Paging the Under 30s in Oyo State! The Th!nk Oyo Initiative presents the Th!nk Oyo Under 30 Awards | Friday 20th December 2013

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Get ready for the Th!nkOyo Under 30 Awards Gala.
In celebrating one year of purposeful activity, harnessed strengths and ideas, brilliant ideas, execution and intense, grueling efforts at lifting Oyo state to greater heights, the Th!nkOyo Initiative… hereby introduces

BN Exclusive: Next Talk Show Queen?! Singer Kenny Saint Best to Premiere “Lighthouse with KSB” this Sunday

BN Exclusive: Next Talk Show Queen?! Singer Kenny Saint Best to Premiere “Lighthouse with KSB” this Sunday

Friday, October 4th, 2013

Will Kenny Saint Best be the next talk show queen?
BellaNaija Movies & TV can exclusively confirm that the Nigerian gospel/inspirational singer will premiere her talk show Lighthouse with KSB… this Sunday 6th October 2013 on Galaxy Television.
The 30-minute

BN Saturday Celebrity Interview: “We Like To All Pretend That Nigeria Is A Conservative Society” Media Personality Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi Opens Up on Her Eight Year Career, Marriage, Upcoming Projects & Her Relationship with Artistes

BN Saturday Celebrity Interview: “We Like To All Pretend That Nigeria Is A Conservative Society” Media Personality Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi Opens Up on Her Eight Year Career, Marriage, Upcoming Projects & Her Relationship with Artistes

Saturday, July 27th, 2013


With over eight years of experience in radio, Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi has endeared herself to the hearts of Nigerians with her shows on both Cool FM where she started and now, Beat FM. With her ‘say it as it is’ persona, …

BN Red Carpet Fab: 2012 Ovation Red Carol | Your Exclusive Look Inside the Carol

BN Red Carpet Fab: 2012 Ovation Red Carol | Your Exclusive Look Inside the Carol

Tuesday, December 25th, 2012

Merry Christmas BellaNaijarians, BellaNaija Style brings you another glam edition of  BN Red Carpet Fab!
On Friday 21st December 2012, the 2012 edition of the Ovation Red Carol… took place in style at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island,

Watch Funmi Iyanda’s Annual Change-A-Life Foundation TV Special | 1st January 2013

Watch Funmi Iyanda’s Annual Change-A-Life Foundation TV Special | 1st January 2013

Friday, December 21st, 2012

On the 1st of January 2013, Funmi Iyanda‘s Change-A-Life Foundation will broadcast its annual TV show. The number one citizen of Lagos State, His Excellency, Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola… will be the special guest of honour on the show.

Cherie Blair, Deola Sagoe, Funmi Iyanda, Lanre Olusola & Toyosi Akerele at the Launch of the “Business Women” A Nokia Life Suite

Cherie Blair, Deola Sagoe, Funmi Iyanda, Lanre Olusola & Toyosi Akerele at the Launch of the “Business Women” A Nokia Life Suite

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

L-R: Corporate Services Executive, MTN Nigeria, Mr. Akinwale Goodluck;Vice President, Nokia West-Africa, Mr. James Rutherford; Founder, Cherie BlairFoundation for Women, Mrs. Cherie Blair; and Global Head, Nokia life, Mr.Jawahar Kawahar Kanjila
On Thursday, August 23 2012, Nokia… in partnership with

All the Exclusive Red Carpet Photos from the African Kings of Comedy Show in Lagos

All the Exclusive Red Carpet Photos from the African Kings of Comedy Show in Lagos

Friday, June 15th, 2012

Two weeks ago, BN… exclusively showed you photos of all the on stage action that took place at the African Kings of Comedy show at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. Now to satisfy all BellaNaijarians that have

Basketmouth, M.I., Tiwa Savage, 2Face, Wizkid, Davido, Loyiso Gola, Brymo, Bovi, Okey Bakassi, Eva, Jesse Jagz & More Light Up the Stage at the African Kings of Comedy Show in Lagos – View all the Exciting Photos

Basketmouth, M.I., Tiwa Savage, 2Face, Wizkid, Davido, Loyiso Gola, Brymo, Bovi, Okey Bakassi, Eva, Jesse Jagz & More Light Up the Stage at the African Kings of Comedy Show in Lagos – View all the Exciting Photos

Friday, June 1st, 2012

Basketmouth
On Saturday 26th May 2012, the highly anticipated comedy and music show – The African Kings of Comedy finally took place at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The show organised by Baron’s World Entertainment… in conjunction

Girl Power Rocks De Marquee! Photos of Funmi Iyanda, Goldie, Kaffy, Teni & More at the LoudNProud Live Series “Femme Fatale Hot & Sexy” Edition

Girl Power Rocks De Marquee! Photos of Funmi Iyanda, Goldie, Kaffy, Teni & More at the LoudNProud Live Series “Femme Fatale Hot & Sexy” Edition

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

On Saturday 14th April 2012, residents of the city that never sleeps – Lagos, headed out in style for the LoudNLive Series “Femme Fatale Hot & Sexy” Edition at De Marquee, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The event organised by Nmo Management…

Funmi Iyanda’s Change-A-Life Foundation celebrates 10 Years of Positive Impact! Meet CAL Scheme Recepient John Bassey

Funmi Iyanda’s Change-A-Life Foundation celebrates 10 Years of Positive Impact! Meet CAL Scheme Recepient John Bassey

Friday, December 23rd, 2011

On the 1st of January 2012, Funmi Iyanda‘s non-profit organization the Change-A-Life Foundation will broadcast its annual New Year Show. The inspiring show will feature Nigerians whose lives have been impacted by the foundation

For the Moguls & Mogulettes! StyleMania Magazine presents “The Investment Issue” with Cover Star Funmi Iyanda, Asa, Seun Kuti & More

For the Moguls & Mogulettes! StyleMania Magazine presents “The Investment Issue” with Cover Star Funmi Iyanda, Asa, Seun Kuti & More

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

StyleMania Magazine is just on its 3rd Issue but the magazine is already gaining legions of stylish fans.
The Investment issue of StyleMania Magazine features media entrepreneur Funmi Iyanda… as its cover star! In the accompanying interview, Funmi “reveals her

BN Exclusive: Funmi Iyanda’s Glamorous Showing at the 51st Monte Carlo Television Film Festival – “Lagos Stories” Nominated

BN Exclusive: Funmi Iyanda’s Glamorous Showing at the 51st Monte Carlo Television Film Festival – “Lagos Stories” Nominated

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

Lagos Stories”, an episode of My Country Nigeria, a three-part documentary on Nigeria produced by Funmi Iyanda and Chris Dada and aired on the BBC was nominated in the News Competition of the 51st Monte Carlo Television Festival…

Funmi Iyanda, Folashade Laoye and Ory Okolloh join the Forum of Young Global Leaders – Class of 2011

Funmi Iyanda, Folashade Laoye and Ory Okolloh join the Forum of Young Global Leaders – Class of 2011

Friday, March 18th, 2011

Nigerian blogger, journalist and columnist, Funmi Iyanda, has been honoured by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader. Also on the list of the 2011 honorees are Nigeria’s Folashade Laoye, Group Managing Director of Hygeia Group,

BBC World Documentary on Nigeria “My Country” by Funmi Iyanda & Chris Dada kicks off with “Lagos Stories” This Weekend

BBC World Documentary on Nigeria “My Country” by Funmi Iyanda & Chris Dada kicks off with “Lagos Stories” This Weekend

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

My Country” a three-part documentary on Nigeria produced and hosted by Funmi Iyanda… will be broadcast on BBC World this Saturday, October 2nd 2010.
To commemorate Nigeria’s 50th anniversary, the BBC will air this three-part documentary that captures

Talk With Funmi delves into the world of human trafficking

Talk With Funmi delves into the world of human trafficking

Saturday, May 8th, 2010

Funmi delves into the issue of human trafficking.
A young girl tricked out of her village with the promise of an education in Italy tells Funmi a harrowing story of a murderous never ending journey, prostitution, deportation and redemption.
Watch…

Talk With Funmi explores Tarkwa

Talk With Funmi explores Tarkwa

Saturday, May 1st, 2010

Funmi hangs out in Tarkwa Bay… – a beautiful, tropical Island of opposites. She meets Mama, a glamorous pig farmer, and hears about life on the wrong side of paradise.
Later, a short boat ride away on the famous beach,

Talk With Funmi meets Emotan’s Daughters

Talk With Funmi meets Emotan’s Daughters

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Funmi Iyanda… talks with the Oba (King) of the Benin Kingdom in the Palace on a quest to learn about the lives of Benin women. She meets the famous Benin market Women and the kingdoms’ foremost Priestess.
Talk With Funmi

Talk With Funmi enters the World of “Eko for Show”

Talk With Funmi enters the World of “Eko for Show”

Friday, April 2nd, 2010

All we have to say is that we’ll be sitting in front of our TVs (widescreen plasmas of course!) rocking the new Lagos uniform to watch this one – with our Birkin(s) beside us and Louboutins on our feet. For…

Talk With Funmi visits the Irrepressible AJ City

Talk With Funmi visits the Irrepressible AJ City

Friday, March 26th, 2010

Funmi… spends the day in Ajegunle talking with the people. A maligned area of Lagos, a startlingly high number of the nations top footballers and musicians grew up there. What is it about AJ City?
She hangs out with Marvelous

Funmi Iyanda explores ‘Okadas’, talks to Charlie Boy and takes a ride on Talk With Funmi

Funmi Iyanda explores ‘Okadas’, talks to Charlie Boy and takes a ride on Talk With Funmi

Friday, March 19th, 2010

Funmi and Charlie Boy…, musician, talk show host, raconteur and anointed ‘Area Fada’ get on a bike and meet up with the 400 Okadas, the notorious Lagos motorcycle taxi riders. Chaos ensues, when the dust clears, Funmi discusses their