Tagged ‘Michelle Obama’

Kim & Kanye’s Vogue Cover is “Selling Well” Despite Criticism

Kim & Kanye’s Vogue Cover is “Selling Well” Despite Criticism

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

Kimye is winning!
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West‘s Vogue cover for March 2014 may have been the most criticized issue ever but that isn’t hurting sales.
The New York Post‘s Page Six… reports that the controversial issue with

Inside Michelle Obama’s Glittery 50th Birthday Party! Jay-Z, Beyoncé & Jennifer Hudson

Inside Michelle Obama’s Glittery 50th Birthday Party! Jay-Z, Beyoncé & Jennifer Hudson

Monday, January 20th, 2014

The Obamas know how to draw a STAR studded crowd.
On Friday 17th January 2014, the First Lady of the United States of America Michelle Obama… turned the big 50. And as expected, it was a delight.
Michelle dazzled in

Michelle Obama isn’t Ruling Out Plastic Surgery – “Women Need to Feel Good”

Michelle Obama isn’t Ruling Out Plastic Surgery – “Women Need to Feel Good”

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Michelle Obama… may be one of the most beautiful women in the world, but she isn’t ruling out using plastic surgery or Botox in the future.
The First Lady of the United States of America will turn the big 50

These Barack Obama Selfie Photos go VIRAL! Find Out Why the Photographer is Defending Michelle Obama

These Barack Obama Selfie Photos go VIRAL! Find Out Why the Photographer is Defending Michelle Obama

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

If you haven’t heard about or seen the Obama Selfie photos, then you probably have been laying low under a rock or something…
At Nelson Mandela…‘s memorial service held on Tuesday 10th December 2013, the world couldn’t stop buzzing

See President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan’s New Official Portrait

See President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan’s New Official Portrait

Monday, August 26th, 2013

Every new term, the White House “blesses” America with new portraits of its presidents and their wives
Although it isn’t a new term for Nigeria’s President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, the commander-in-chief’s spokesman Reuben Abati… unveiled his new portrait on

From Dungarees to Bandanas! Check out How to Rock the 90s Inspired Style

From Dungarees to Bandanas! Check out How to Rock the 90s Inspired Style

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

When I think of the 90s I remember The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Sound Sultan’s Mathematics… song and my personal favourite, stonewashed jeans. So, you can imagine how happy I was when people finally started getting back in on

Ghanaian Belle Afua Osei Shines as the Miss Ghana USA 2013

Ghanaian Belle Afua Osei Shines as the Miss Ghana USA 2013

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Africa keeps on shining brighter as a panel of Ghanaian American  judges crowned Ghanaian beauty Afua Osei Miss Ghana USA 2013… on Friday 28th June 2013.
The 26 year old from Bowie, Maryland representing the Upper East Region of Ghana

First Lady of U.S.A. Michelle Obama spotted in Maki Oh at the “Connecting Continents” Seminar in South Africa | Photos & Video from the Event

First Lady of U.S.A. Michelle Obama spotted in Maki Oh at the “Connecting Continents” Seminar in South Africa | Photos & Video from the Event

Monday, July 1st, 2013

On Saturday 29th June 2013, the first lady of the United States of America (FLOTUS) Michelle Obama was spotted in South Africa in a hand printed chiffon blouse by Nigerian design label Maki Oh….
The world’s most powerful first

Knock, Knock Africa…Who’s there? It’s the Obamas! Barack, Michelle, Sasha & Malia to visit Senegal, Johannesburg & Tanzania

Knock, Knock Africa…Who’s there? It’s the Obamas! Barack, Michelle, Sasha & Malia to visit Senegal, Johannesburg & Tanzania

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Guess who’s coming to Africa? It’s the Obamas!
America’s royalty – The President of the United States of America Barack Obama and the First lady of the United States of America Michelle Obama… as well as the first daughters

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s Finance Minister is Forbes’ 83rd Most Powerful Woman in the World | See Who Else Made the List

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s Finance Minister is Forbes’ 83rd Most Powerful Woman in the World | See Who Else Made the List

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Today Wednesday 22nd May 2013, Forbes released its annual list of The World’s Most Powerful Women….
According to Forbes, the list is made up of 100 women who made the most impact. They include top politicians and CEOs, activist

A Courageous Woman! Nigerian Human Rights Activist Josephine Odumakin honoured with the 2013 United State Secretary of State’s International Woman of Courage Award

A Courageous Woman! Nigerian Human Rights Activist Josephine Odumakin honoured with the 2013 United State Secretary of State’s International Woman of Courage Award

Monday, March 11th, 2013

At BellaNaija…, we love to celebrate brave Nigerian women who are doing the nation proud with their selfless services and dedication to the promotion of equal rights. Today, we are so proud of Nigerian democracy activist and women’s right

President Barack Obama officially Sworn In as the 44th President of the United States of America! BN Scoop & Photos from the Swearing-In-Ceremony & Inaugural Ball

President Barack Obama officially Sworn In as the 44th President of the United States of America! BN Scoop & Photos from the Swearing-In-Ceremony & Inaugural Ball

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

“Obama’s on FIRE”
Those were the words R&B music star Alicia Keys used to describe President Barack Obama while performing her hit song Girl on Fire at the Commander-In-Chief’s Inaugural Ball.
Yesterday, Monday 21st January 2013, President Barack Obama… was

Are You The “Michelle” To His “Barack”?

Are You The “Michelle” To His “Barack”?

Monday, November 12th, 2012

A smart man is smarter and greater when he marries a smart woman” -Funso Adegbola
Recently, my friend said  “I don’t like all girls, these days. They’re all funny. They complain about how boys want women …

Still Waxing Strong After 2 Decades: America’s First Couple Barack & Michelle Obama Celebrate their 20th Wedding Anniversary

Still Waxing Strong After 2 Decades: America’s First Couple Barack & Michelle Obama Celebrate their 20th Wedding Anniversary

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

It’s one of the sweetest things to see a couple, who after several years of marriage, are still waxing strong with their love; to see them share a gentle touch, a passionate hug, an affectionate kiss in public. If there…

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

Don’t Be Afraid to Re-Rock! Waje, Kate Middleton & Kim Kardashian Aren’t

Don’t Be Afraid to Re-Rock! Waje, Kate Middleton & Kim Kardashian Aren’t

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

With the global financial meltdown and many economies around the world struggling, it’s clear that now is the time to be moneywise.
Whenever Nigerian celebrities, socialites or stylistas show up at events in clothing by high street brands or retailers…

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 …

Michelle Obama commends Nigerian Entrepreneur/Advocate Toyosi Akerele & South African Citizen Journalist Annah Tseko – Videos & Photos

Michelle Obama commends Nigerian Entrepreneur/Advocate Toyosi Akerele & South African Citizen Journalist Annah Tseko – Videos & Photos

Friday, June 24th, 2011

United States of America First Lady Michelle Obama is currently completing her first major solo tour without her husband – US President Barack Obama….
Michelle Obama is visiting various cities in Southern Africa. So far she has met with

What Did She Wear? Michelle Obama’s ‘Ghana’ Style

What Did She Wear? Michelle Obama’s ‘Ghana’ Style

Sunday, July 12th, 2009

As the United States of America’s First Couple – The Obamas made their first official presidential visit to Africa. Expectations were high and many questions were looming. For fashionistas and designers, the question was ‘Would Mrs. O rock any …