Tagged ‘MTV Base’

Nollywood’s Biggest Blockbuster? “Half of a Yellow Sun” Had a $10 Million Budget

Nollywood’s Biggest Blockbuster? “Half of a Yellow Sun” Had a $10 Million Budget

Friday, March 28th, 2014

The adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s best selling novel – Half of a Yellow Sun…, cost the production team a lot of Benjamins.
Half of a Yellow Sun set to premiere in Nigeria on Saturday 12th April 2014,

Celebs Party with Olamide as MTV Base celebrates the Rap Superstar

Celebs Party with Olamide as MTV Base celebrates the Rap Superstar

Monday, March 24th, 2014

On Thursday 20th March 2014, Nigerian rap superstar Olamide was celebrated by music channel MTV Base… as its Artiste of the Month.
Prior to the star studded party, Olamide was present at MTV’s head office in Lagos. The party went

MAMA is BACK! MTV Africa Music Awards to Hold in SA this June

MAMA is BACK! MTV Africa Music Awards to Hold in SA this June

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Another music awards show to look forward to soon.
VIMN Africa‘s flagship channel MTV Base has announced that its spectacular awards show and music celebration – MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA)… will hold on Saturday 7th June 2014 at

Seyi Shay co-hosts this Week’s MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 Chart as Burna Boy’s “Yawa Dey” is No. 1

Seyi Shay co-hosts this Week’s MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 Chart as Burna Boy’s “Yawa Dey” is No. 1

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Seyi Shay in the building!
Host of the MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 Ehiz …hosts this week’s episode with the Nigerian songstress.
Her song “Irawo” is at number 7 on the chart. She gives insight into a few videos

New Music: Eva Alordiah – Shuga

New Music: Eva Alordiah – Shuga

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

It’s Eva Alordiah!
The rapper featured alongside Endia, Burna Boy, Sarkodie and Yung L’ for a track for the MTV Base series – “Shuga“.
The song produced by Chopstix…, was never used. So Eva has released

Lupita Nyong’o is the “Pride of Africa” – President of Kenya releases statement

Lupita Nyong’o is the “Pride of Africa” – President of Kenya releases statement

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Need we say it again, it is the year of Lupita Nyong’o.
On Sunday night at the 2014 Academy Awards, the Kenyan actress walked away with the Best Supporting Actress Oscar beating front runner Jennifer Lawrence….
Ever

A Date with Lynxxx? Yes Please! Be the Lucky Girl this Valentine’s in the MTV Base Star Date Competition

A Date with Lynxxx? Yes Please! Be the Lucky Girl this Valentine’s in the MTV Base Star Date Competition

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Okay ladies. This might just be the day you have been waiting for!
The season of love is here and MTV Base will be giving one lucky female fan the opportunity to hangout with the “Fine Lady…” hit

Exclusive: Inside Tiwa Savage’s Star Studded 34th Birthday Party in Lagos

Exclusive: Inside Tiwa Savage’s Star Studded 34th Birthday Party in Lagos

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Tiwa Savage knows how to pull a superstar crowd.
On Wednesday 5th February 2014, the Eminado songstress turned 34 years old. Everyone’s favourite “Eminado” princess celebrated in low key style with her hubby Tee Billz….
A day later; Thursday

“It Was Sad Being Alone Without Motherly Love…”! Watch Maheeda’s Interview on Avante TV’s “The Scene”

“It Was Sad Being Alone Without Motherly Love…”! Watch Maheeda’s Interview on Avante TV’s “The Scene”

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

“Who is Maheeda…?” Now, that’s a good question.
In 2013, the rising singer became a media sensation for posting racy photos online. It didn’t take long for everyone to start criticizing (I mean who doesn’t judge?) for being too

BellaNaijarians, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu has a Word for You on Lupita Nyong’o

BellaNaijarians, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu has a Word for You on Lupita Nyong’o

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

Yes we all can’t deny it, we LOVE Lupita Nyong’o.
But hey, didn’t any of you notice she was in the MTV Base series “Shuga“. Yes you knew, because it was on BellaNaija.com.
Media Personality Ebuka …

BN Exclusive: Starlet on the Rise! “Shuga” Actress Leonora Okine is Sizzling in New Photo Shoot

BN Exclusive: Starlet on the Rise! “Shuga” Actress Leonora Okine is Sizzling in New Photo Shoot

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

Say hello to the sexy Ms Leonora.
You may know her as Malaika, Chris Attoh‘s humble and submissive wife in MTV Base‘s “Shuga…” series (Get Watching), but with her new photo shoot, she proves she

Dr. Sid’s “Talented” Still First Place on the MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 Chart

Dr. Sid’s “Talented” Still First Place on the MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 Chart

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

Weighing in at first place this week is Dr. Sid’s “Talented” .
Showing progress this week is D’Banj’s “Finally”, which climbs to number 2, while Davido’s “Skelewu” leapfrogs two places to number 5.  Olamide’s “Duro Soko” is also up …

Chidinma, Sound Sultan, Chris Attoh, Emma Nyra, Dorcas Fapson & Shuga Series Stars at the LoudNProud Live Series “Shuga Special” Edition in Lagos

Chidinma, Sound Sultan, Chris Attoh, Emma Nyra, Dorcas Fapson & Shuga Series Stars at the LoudNProud Live Series “Shuga Special” Edition in Lagos

Monday, December 16th, 2013

On Thursday 28th November 2013, LoudNProud Live Series held its November show featuring the cast of the MTV Base show “Shuga“.
Tagged the “Shuga Special…” Edition, the event went down at the 284 Lounge, Victoria Island,

Praiz, Tiwa Savage, Chris Attoh, Toolz, Iyanya, Uru Eke, Alex Ekubo, Damilola Adegbite, Banky W & More at the Premiere of “Shuga” in Lagos | Red Carpet & After Party Shots

Praiz, Tiwa Savage, Chris Attoh, Toolz, Iyanya, Uru Eke, Alex Ekubo, Damilola Adegbite, Banky W & More at the Premiere of “Shuga” in Lagos | Red Carpet & After Party Shots

Friday, November 29th, 2013

On Tuesday 26th November 2013, the anticipated MTV Base series “Shuga” had its world premiere at the Silverbird Galleria, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Present at the premiere were the cast and crew including Biyi Bandele, Tiwa Savage, Chris Attoh, Leonora Okine, …

T²! Toolz & Tunde Demuren Only Have Eyes for Each Other at the Shuga Series Premiere in Lagos

T²! Toolz & Tunde Demuren Only Have Eyes for Each Other at the Shuga Series Premiere in Lagos

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Talk about photos worth a Kodak moment.
It seems Tiwa Savage and Tee Billz weren’t the only T-Square taking the spotlight at the Shuga Series Premiere. (click here to read)
Yesterday Tuesday 26th November 2013, MTV Base… premiered its anticipated

Eminado ❤! Tiwa Savage & Tee Billz Make their First Post Wedding Appearance at the Shuga Premiere in Lagos

Eminado ❤! Tiwa Savage & Tee Billz Make their First Post Wedding Appearance at the Shuga Premiere in Lagos

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Aww…they look so cute together.
Yesterday Tuesday 26th November 2013, Mr and Mrs Tee Billz made their first post wedding appearance at MTV Base‘s Shuga… series premiere at the Silverbird Galleria, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The beautiful singer and her

BN Pick Your Fave: Lupita Nyong’o & Kathryn Bigelow in Prada

BN Pick Your Fave: Lupita Nyong’o & Kathryn Bigelow in Prada

Friday, November 15th, 2013

Yay, it is time for BN Pick Your Fave.
…and you’re going to like this one.
Today we have Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o who is Hollywood’s New It Girl and American director Kathryn Bigelow… in a Grecian-inspired dress by

Hot or Very Hot? MTV Base Africa VJs Vanessa Mdee & Nomuzi Mabena Flaunt Their Bikini Bodies

Hot or Very Hot? MTV Base Africa VJs Vanessa Mdee & Nomuzi Mabena Flaunt Their Bikini Bodies

Monday, October 14th, 2013

Oh my! It’s getting hot in here and when I say ‘hot’, I’m not just talking about the weather.
This year, a lot of our celebrities have been flaunting what they got, thanks to social media website, Instagram and we’ve

Ice Prince, Wizkid, Victoria Kimani, Iyanya, Audu Maikori & Julius Agwu at Viacom/MTV Base Africa’s Media Parley in Lagos – Photos

Ice Prince, Wizkid, Victoria Kimani, Iyanya, Audu Maikori & Julius Agwu at Viacom/MTV Base Africa’s Media Parley in Lagos – Photos

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

With 2014 just around corner, top brands are already unveiling and discussing their plans for that year.
And on Thursday 3rd October 2013, it was all about MTV Base Africa‘s. Viacom’s creative head Alex Okosi… and his team unveiled

Wizkid & P-Square are Nominated for the 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards

Wizkid & P-Square are Nominated for the 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Today, Tuesday 17th September 2013, urban music channel MTV announced the nominees for the 2013 edition of the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA).
And guess which music superstars got nominated? It’s Wizkid and pop duo P-Square….
The top

Get the Chance to Meet & Interview the Cast of MTV Base TV Series Shuga

Get the Chance to Meet & Interview the Cast of MTV Base TV Series Shuga

Friday, September 13th, 2013

BellaNaija in conjunction with MTV Base is kicking off its Shuga… competition.
Don’t know what Shuga is? Shuga is an award winning sex and relationship drama and multimedia campaign designed to combat a lack of awareness and misinformation about HIV,

From Music to TV! Iyanya & Ice Prince to Star in MTV Series “Shuga”

From Music to TV! Iyanya & Ice Prince to Star in MTV Series “Shuga”

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

They’ve gotten Tiwa Savage on the show, now Ice Prince and Iyanya are joining the cast of MTV series “Shuga”.
In a press release sent to BellaNaija Movies & TV… today, the rap star and kukere master have been

P-Square’s “Personally” Still No. 1 on the MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 Chart | Burna Boy Co-Hosts

P-Square’s “Personally” Still No. 1 on the MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 Chart | Burna Boy Co-Hosts

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Nigerian pop duo P-Square are still on top of the chart.
Peter and Paul Okoye‘s single “Personally” is still the number one song on the MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 Chart.
Music star Burna Boy…, whose

Lights, Cameras, “Shuga” Action! Tiwa Savage, Chris Attoh, Maria Okanrende, Nick Mutuma – Your Exclusive Look at the Stars of the MTV Base Series

Lights, Cameras, “Shuga” Action! Tiwa Savage, Chris Attoh, Maria Okanrende, Nick Mutuma – Your Exclusive Look at the Stars of the MTV Base Series

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

We’ve got a treat for you this afternoon!
In 2012, BN Movies & TV brought exclusively to you all episodes of the MTV Base Shuga… Series and you loved it.
We were super excited to hear that the show which

Hot “Shuga” Scoop! Tiwa Savage, Chris Attoh & Beat FM’s Maria Okanrende set to star in the new Lagos-based season of the MTV Drama

Hot “Shuga” Scoop! Tiwa Savage, Chris Attoh & Beat FM’s Maria Okanrende set to star in the new Lagos-based season of the MTV Drama

Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

The MTV Staying Alive Foundation and MTV Base… have revealed the key cast members for the upcoming production of Shuga – Lagos, the award-winning TV drama which starts filming on location in and around Lagos this week.
Hand-picked by director