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Good Afternoon BellaNaijarians, how are you doing?

We hope great! It’s Thursday and as you know, it’s that day of the week when Africa’s pace setter for all things entertainment, fashion, lifestyle, music and more,, keeps you constantly updated on the most buzzed about events and places of interests to be spotted this weekend.

From Lagos to Port Harcourt, all the way to London, BN has got you covered. Stay safe, enjoy the weekend and keep reaching for the top.

See you all next week!

Hennessy Artsistry VIP Event
Join Nigerian rap stars, M.I and Naeto C at the Hennessy Artistry VIP event taking place at Cubana, Abuja.
Date: Friday 5th October 2012
Venue: Cubana Lounge, Plot 130, Adetokunbo Ademola Crescent, Wuse II, Abuja

The Body Alchemist’s 6 Week After Burn Boot camp is back again!
Summer is over and it’s time for you to get right back into shape and the After Burn is definitely the right medicine. The boot camp which is organized by Tony Ekaidem, a master instructor of World Taekwondo/Self Defence consultant, is a highly intensive circuit training program set to boost your rate of metabolism and keep you burning fat all day long. Classes kicked off last week Saturday, but you can still join. Classes will be held from Mondays to Fridays. For payment details, be sure to get in touch with them.
Date: Friday 5th October 2012 – Friday 26th October 2012
Venue 1: Fun Turf, By Lekki Phase 1 Gate, Lekki, Lagos
Time: 1st Session  5:30 AM  – 6:15 AM | 2nd Session 6:30 AM – 7:15 AM

Venue 2: Astroturf 2000, Ikoyi, Lagos
Time: 7:45 AM – 8:30 AM
Contact: For more info and general enquiries, Call 07031229998 | 07045885120 | 07045885121 | E-mail [email protected] | Follow on Twitter | Log on to their Website –

The Official Nigerian 52nd Independence Party
A star entertainment in association with DLA & Association of UK Nigerians proudly presents one of the most anticipated UK parties of the year – Nigeria’s 52nd Independence. Hosted by Mr Amour ‘A’ Star and DJ Abrantee, the event will feature performances by top African music acts including Mobo 2006 Nominee Tony Tetuila, 1st Lady of Afrobeats, May7ven and Chuddy K. Tickets are sold online here
Date: Friday 5th October 2012
Venue: Indigo O2 Arena, London, UK

Global Education Counselling October Consort
Global Education Counselling, one of the largest student recruiters to UK Universities in Nigeria with an internationally recognized network base, will be holding its bi-annual exhibition of top leading universities offering over 1000 courses from foundation, undergraduate to postgraduate degree – The Global Education Counselling Consortium this October. Through GEC, all international students are guaranteed accommodation, credit transfer options/top-up programmes available, option of campuses in Dubai, Hungary, China and Malaysia.

Lagos I- Presentation and Interview
Date: Friday 5th October 2012
Time: 2 PM – 6 PM
Venue: Protea Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos

Lagos II – Presentation and Interview
Date: Saturday 6th October 2012
Time: 11 AM – 6 PM
Venue: Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Ikeja, Lagos

Abuja I
Date: Monday 8th October 2012
Time: 2 PM – 6 PM
Venue: Sheraton Hotels and Towers, Ladi Kwali Way, Maitama, Abuja

Abuja II
Date: Tuesday 9th October 2012
Time: 11 AM – 4 PM
Venue: Sheraton Hotels and Towers, Ladi Kwali Way, Maitama, Abuja
Contact: For more info and general enquiries, call 08033187302 | 08054313378 | 08023870193 | 08030804133 | 08023608385 | Log on to their website

Ladies Night at Zen Lounge
It’s ladies night out this Friday at Zenith Water Margin Chinese Restaurant. Admission is free for all ladies to chill and relax afterwork with your girlfriends and a glass of refreshing flavoured alcoholic drink, SNAPP.
Date:  Friday 5th October 2012
Time: 6 PM
Venue: Zenith Water Margin  Chinese Restaurant, 28 Adeniran  Ogunsanya Street, Surulere, Lagos


e-ROBICS, a wellness club that focuses on life style, nutrition, fitness and skin care. It will create an experience that renews and rejuvenates the spirit, mind and body. Admission is free for all.
Date: Saturday 6th October 2012
Time: 7 AM
Venue: Meros Plaza by Skye Bank, Omole Phase 2, Isheri, Lagos


African Boutique Fair
The 52nd Independence day fun is not over yet and the African Boutique Fair is making sure. On Saturday, the shopping event, where you can shop and experience African fashion, art and crafts as well as other complimentary products will take place in style at Terra Kulture, Lagos. Attendees will also get to buy pieces by Kola Kuddus, Amon Designs, Dunsoyn Creations, Style Factory, Eznira and Box It. Admission is free for all
Date: Saturday 6th October 2012
Time: 11 AM – 6 PM
Venue: Terra Kulture, Plot 1376 Tamiyu Savage, Off Ahmadu Bello way, Victoria Island Lagos
Contact: For more info and general enquiries, call 08033780865

Oja-Ara Independence Edition
To celebrate Nigeria’s Independence anniversary, Oja-Ara, a unique mini-fair is back with its fourth edition scheduled to hold this weekend. The theme for the Oja Ara Independence edition is “Think Nigeria”. The event will be spiced up with Nigerian music and fashion. It promises to be an exciting shopping experience, where attendees will have the opportunity to win great prizes as they shop. Admission is free for all
Date: Saturday 6th October – Sunday 7th October 2012
Time: 12 Noon – 6:30 PM
Venue The GET Arena, Oniru estate, Victoria Island ( Opposite Oriental Hotel), Lagos
Contact: For more info and general enquiries call 08023620695 | E-mail [email protected] | [email protected] | Follow them on Twitter @ojaara | Like their Facebook Page

90 Minutes Speaker Series presents Jobberman Co-Founders
This Saturday, the co-founders of Nigeria’s No. 1 jobs website – Jobberman, Dr Ayodeji Adewunmi, Olalekan Olude and Opeyemi Awoyemi, will speak at this month’s edition of 90 Minutes Speaker Series. Come and interact with them as they share their business and life experiences and how they started their business from a garage to one of the most successful job websites in the federation. Admission is free for all
Date: Saturday 6th October 2012
Time: 1 PM
Venue: Bogobiri House, 9 Maitama Sule Street, off Raymond Njoku Street, off Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos

The Official Opening of Orabella Signarure
You are cordially invited to the official opening of a Lagos Beauty store, Orabella Signature this Saturday. It promises to be a fun day out. Admission is free for all.
Date: Saturday 6th October 2012
Time: 2 PM – 6 PM
Venue: 53 Randel Road, Surulere, Lagos

Own the Night with Knights Whisky
Get ready for a fun Saturday night out as another edition of Own the Night with Knights Whisky, a soiree organised by Basketmouth’s club, emBARssy Bar & Lounge will take place with a bang. It promises to be a fun gathering from beginning to the end. Admission is free for all
Date: Saturday 6th October 2012
Time: 7 PM
Venue: emBARssy Bar & Lounge, 12 University Road, Akoka, Lagos

The Unveiling of Mr 2 Kay’s L City Band
Port Harcourt based act, Mr 2Kay and his band,the “Oil City Band” will make their debut appearance this Saturday at the Silverbird Lounge, Port Harcourt. The event promises to be a fantastic and thrilling one as there will also be guest appearances by Chidinma Ekile, Ghanaian female act, Becca and veteran rapper, Illbliss.
Date: Saturday 6th October 2012
Time: 8 PM
Venue: Silverbird Lounge, Abonema Wharf Road, Port Harcourt, Rivers State
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  1. brandigest

    October 4, 2012 at 4:16 pm

    Loaded weekend. I can’t miss the 90 Minutes Speaker Series. It has been a long time trying to meet Lekan of Jobberman.

    • Sbaby

      October 6, 2012 at 3:18 pm

      Same page with me

  2. Sylvia

    October 4, 2012 at 4:32 pm

    Oja-Ara and the African Boutique fair on my mind, unfortunately would not be in the country by then#sad face

  3. pretty

    October 4, 2012 at 6:19 pm


  4. nino

    October 5, 2012 at 10:57 am

    sylvia you just had to share this little titbit abi? smh

  5. Lhardells

    October 5, 2012 at 4:03 pm

    Good job Bella…Thanks for always keeping us updated. Lhardells “”

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