Tagged ‘Lola Ogunnaike’

“We Should Talk About What It Means to be Nigerian”! Watch Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Arise Entertainment 360

“We Should Talk About What It Means to be Nigerian”! Watch Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Arise Entertainment 360

Friday, March 14th, 2014

Chimamanda is on a media roll!
Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie who was recently nominated for Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction… with an award of $50,000 up for grabs – (click here to read), has been promoting her latest book

Deola Sagoe speaks to Lola Ogunnaike on 25 Years of Creating Couture – Watch the Interview

Deola Sagoe speaks to Lola Ogunnaike on 25 Years of Creating Couture – Watch the Interview

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Deola Sagoe ranks high as one of the most renowned Nigerian designers till date.
Over her 25-year long career, she presents an amazing body of work; which end up being worn by celebs and personalities including Genevieve Nnaji, Ojy Okpe…

Jennifer Lawrence vs Lola Ogunnaike & the Internet – Who Wore it Better?

Jennifer Lawrence vs Lola Ogunnaike & the Internet – Who Wore it Better?

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

If there was one star whose look got everyone buzzing on social media at the 2014 Golden Globe Awards, it was Jennifer Lawrence.
The “American Hustle…” actress who picked up an award for Best Supporting Actress

ARISE TV’s Lola Ogunnaike spotted with Zoe Saldana in NYC at “Star Trek into Darkness” Press Event

ARISE TV’s Lola Ogunnaike spotted with Zoe Saldana in NYC at “Star Trek into Darkness” Press Event

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

On Thursday 16th May 2013, Nigerian-American journalist Lola Ogunnaike was spotted with Zoe Saldana at a press conference for Star Trek into Darkness… in New York City, USA.
The movie which sees Zoe Saldana take on the role of Lieutenant

“Living the Life of a Rock Star”! Nigerian Music Act, Bez covers Applause Africa’s Special December Issue

“Living the Life of a Rock Star”! Nigerian Music Act, Bez covers Applause Africa’s Special December Issue

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Who’s giving us an exclusive look on how to live the “life of a rock star” inside Applause Africa‘s new issue? It’s Nigeria’s afro-soul music star,  Bez…!
After a year of remarkable achievements, the singer/songwriter has yet another

After her Inspiring DNC Speech, Watch Michelle Obama’s New Interview with Lola Ogunnaike on BET Tonight

After her Inspiring DNC Speech, Watch Michelle Obama’s New Interview with Lola Ogunnaike on BET Tonight

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

United States of America First Lady, Michelle Obama…‘s speech last night at the Democratic National Convention is still generating major buzz.
Her eloquent speech was inspiring and timely! Women and men all over the world can definitely relate to

BN Exclusive: Media Maven Lola Ogunnaike Encourages Young Africans to “Pursue Their Passions”| Interviews Michelle Obama on BET – August 28 2011

BN Exclusive: Media Maven Lola Ogunnaike Encourages Young Africans to “Pursue Their Passions”| Interviews Michelle Obama on BET – August 28 2011

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

Lola Ogunnaike is a Nigerian-American journalist who has interviewed everyone from Chinua Achebe to Oprah Winfrey and even 2face… Remember this? {HERE}. Lola grew up in Northern Virginia and studied English Literature at the esteemed University of Virginia (UVA) before …

Watch 2Face Idibia’s BET International “Welcome to America” Interview with Lola Ogunnaike

Watch 2Face Idibia’s BET International “Welcome to America” Interview with Lola Ogunnaike

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

In February 2011, 2Face Idibia was interviewed by Lola Ogunnaike for BET International’s special interview series – “Welcome to America…“.
The interview aired last night and one of our favourite blogs, That1960Chick has uploaded the video! Check

2Face Idibia interviewed by Lola Ogunnaike for BET International & alongside ONE8 makes Billboard’s Best Bets for 2011 List

2Face Idibia interviewed by Lola Ogunnaike for BET International & alongside ONE8 makes Billboard’s Best Bets for 2011 List

Monday, February 7th, 2011

2Face‘s star just keeps shining! It has only been a few days since Billboard Magazine named the ONE8 Supergroup which includes 2Face, R Kelly… and several African music stars as one of the “Best Bets of 2011” as part