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BN Bytes: Mo’Cheddah, Davido, Djinee, Overdose, May D, Buchi & More at the Opening of Basketmouth’s emBARssy Bar & Lounge in Yaba, Lagos – View the Photos




Recently, Nigerian entertainers have been stepping out of their comfort zones and diversifying into other sectors of the economy and on Friday 22nd June 2012, superstar comedian Basketmouth joined the league of entertainers branching out by officially opening his own bar emBARssy at 12 University Road, Akoka, Yaba, Lagos.

To support the hilarious comic act at the officially opening of the bar which he co-owns with Jide Salako and Kayode Peters, were some of Nigeria’s most buzzed about celebrities including Davido, Princess Dammy, Mo’Cheddah, Overdose, Buchi, Djinee, Bovi and Mode 9. BN was on the scene at the event and here are some of the photos, keep refreshing this page for all the inside shots of the bar.


emBARssy Bar & Lounge






Mode 9 (R)

Asa Asika , May D, Davido & Flex

Davido, B-Red & Asa Asika

Kayode Peters with Buchi & a guest

Buchi & Princess Dammy

A huge congratulations to Basketmouth on his new venture!

Photo Credit: Kola Oshalusi


  1. kholy

    July 4, 2012 at 1:40 pm

    Okay but next time please put pictures for us to see and appreciate the BAR and not these emBARrassing shots that don’t tell us anything…just saying

    • Ade

      July 4, 2012 at 7:45 pm

      Lol @ emBARassing

    • UsaveOne

      July 4, 2012 at 8:43 pm

      Lol……Krazieeee…emBARassing ow a!
      BTW congrats to B-Mouf!


  2. omolola

    July 4, 2012 at 1:40 pm

    I still need/want to know what Mode Nine does for a living. It definitely cant be rapping alone or he’ll starve.

  3. Victor Ome Umukoro

    July 4, 2012 at 1:47 pm

    Well done Basket Mouth, this Festive season will be celebrated in your bar

  4. Michael Agba

    July 4, 2012 at 2:07 pm

    Good one Basketmouth, hop u’l surely reap the rewards of this initiative. Best wishes to your biz

  5. Bee

    July 4, 2012 at 2:16 pm

    so that masterpiece is owned by basket mouth? a very tasteful and lovely place o,everyday that i pass there,i always marvel at the great edifice.Bellanaija, you guys no try o ,should have shown the pix of the building and the inside o cos dat place is a very cool place. But basket mouth, you go cause traffic for that side o cos na one way road, hope you have made option for parking space but in all kudos to you

    • damojo

      July 4, 2012 at 3:53 pm

      No, he won’t. The Bar can conveniently take 10cars, others have the options of parking along the road and in the streets across. Very safe environment cos MOPOLS are stationed right beside the joint…

  6. Dor dor

    July 4, 2012 at 2:22 pm

    [email protected]’S COMMENT..

  7. Priscy

    July 4, 2012 at 2:50 pm

    plz we need d pix of d building

  8. Abs

    July 4, 2012 at 3:07 pm

  9. Janded

    July 4, 2012 at 3:56 pm

    Nice event. So happy for basket mouth.

  10. alexie

    July 4, 2012 at 4:34 pm

    I rily cant say nice cuz i avnt seen d full club piktures yet, buh Basket mouth,u r mouthed…..

  11. Motun

    July 4, 2012 at 4:35 pm

    BN please recognize FLEX he’s d dude wit mayd, asika, and davido. And he’s a star too! just saying cos of next time*big smile*

  12. ese etukudo

    July 4, 2012 at 5:15 pm

    Basket mouth, i vex for u. Instead of u to open christian bookshop na bar u open. tchewwwww.

  13. Thaopheek

    July 4, 2012 at 6:29 pm

    Kudos to u basket mouth. Kip it up

  14. MEE

    July 4, 2012 at 6:31 pm

    Motun next time wash ya face well bfor u watch pishures eh? Inasmuch as I dunno wat dis ya flex has done dt is makin u spew n calling him a star,I’d like to point it out to u dat Flex was recognised in one of d pix,abeg gi siddon somwhere, star kor,moon nii

  15. christy

    July 4, 2012 at 6:48 pm

    Was expecting mouth watering pix”yawn”

  16. L.A Chick

    July 4, 2012 at 7:03 pm

    Looks like fun! Go Basketmouth, wish u lot of success in your endeavours!!

  17. Akin

    July 4, 2012 at 9:20 pm

    Wen south Africans were under apartheid d youth kept fighting for freedom…Nigerians we are under corrupt leaders our youths are busy drinking and partying….10years from now…I wonder where we go dey

    • madman

      July 6, 2012 at 1:35 am


  18. LPS

    July 5, 2012 at 9:47 am

  19. Nne

    July 5, 2012 at 10:01 am

    that stupid bar causes sooo much traffic now ehn, i can imagine wot wld happen during festive season. no parking space no nothing. just making life miserable for those who leave at Abule-Oja/Finbarrs Road.
    I cant wait for it to run down.

    basketmouth, next time choose a better location abeg. i know u are targetting unilag crowd in dat place

  20. Ego

    July 5, 2012 at 10:02 am

    who cares?

    seriously? is this the best basket mouth can do with his fortune? mtchiiwww

  21. skimpy

    July 5, 2012 at 11:48 am

    why is Davido drinking out of a red disposable cup? i didnt know they used those at bars…. oh wait sorry, they only gave those to the kids (under 21’s) the adults are holding glasses.

    • ritzmisan

      July 5, 2012 at 3:34 pm

      haba skimpy dont be cruel to the “child” naaa…. LOL!!!


    July 5, 2012 at 5:23 pm

    @Skimpy>> you are so funny laff wan burst ma belly

  23. konnie

    July 5, 2012 at 7:05 pm

    Please all these drawings on the body….. looks like a few people have caught the addiction. Very uncool

  24. REGGIE 2

    July 5, 2012 at 8:43 pm


  25. faith

    July 8, 2012 at 3:28 pm

    congrats bmouth

  26. jules

    July 16, 2012 at 2:57 pm

    nice location 4 his kind of business…. bt sorry for dos living close cos of the traffic…. but pls where are the babes in the pixz or is it a gay bar…… @ mochedda woz with d jacket….anyway… will visit d place smtym soon..

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