Bella Naija Archive for March 2011

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Ibidun Ituah-Ighodalo & Genevieve Nnaji feted at Encomium Magazine’s Black & White Ball

New Video: Waje feat. Muna – So Inspired

French Cosmetics brand black|Up expands presence in Nigeria

Viva La Riva! DRC’s “Viva Riva!”, Nigeria’s “Aramotu” & Ghana’s “Sinking Sands” win at the 2011 Africa Movie Academy Awards – Photos & Winners List

The Bumper Edition! Issue 2 of the BN Book Review Tackles the Moral Dilemma in Kemi’s Journal and Zack’s Story by Abidemi Sanusi

Job Posting: Facebook – Growth Manager Africa – Contract (Nigeria)

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

2011 Elections SHOWDOWN Reports: Young Professionals Prepare Government and INEC for Technology Revolution

Monday, March 28, 2011

2Face, M.I, Sasha, Banky W, Toolz & Tiwa Savage unleash the “Lagos Party” fever at De Marquee LIVE with 2Face

BN Bytes: Omowunmi Akinnifesi’s Vanguard Allure Style Icon 2011 Cover Feature

New Music: Shank – Salute

Brides, Cakes, Flowers & Lots of Spice – Photos from the 2011 Sugar Wedding Fair

New Video: Omawumi – If You Ask Me (Na Who I Go Ask)

Genevieve Nnaji on CNN African Voices – The Complete Interview

Gone Too Soon – Remembering CD John, Chidinma Mbalaso & All Our Dearly Departed

Career Leaps, Faith & Success – The Olujimi Tewe Story

Friday, March 25, 2011

Watch the “What About Us?” Youth-Focused Nigerian Presidential Debate LIVE on BellaNaija

“What I don’t like about Nigeria?…I never diss my own country” – Genevieve Nnaji interview airs on CNN International’s African Voices this weekend

Experience “March Madness” at Le Petit Marché this Sunday & View Photos from “LPM – The More Edition”

Thursday, March 24, 2011

New Music: Rotimi feat. Gucci Mane – Bottles

Ditch the Routine, Join the Party – Zumba Fitness launches in Abuja

New Video: Rilwan feat. Bush & Lynxxx – Everynight (Remix)

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Juggling or Genuine

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala & Kola Karim speak at MIT Sloan School of Management’s inaugural Africa Business Conference

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Ankara Heritage Rediscovered & Redefined – “Nouvelle Histoire” by Vlisco – The Lookbook

Ready to Rock the Stage like X-Fellaz? Enter Malta Guinness Street Dance Africa Season IV

Grab the Spotlight! MNet’s Tinsel holds Open Auditions for the Next Big TV Star

Monday, March 21, 2011

BN Bytes: Photos from Omotola’s International Press Tour

THE FRIDAY TRACK SPECIAL: The Fashion Week Series – Finale

Terry G celebrates his birthday by giving back at the SOS Children’s Village in Lagos

New Video: Etcetera – Ring The Alarm

Saturday, March 19, 2011

New Music: Bracket – Muah Muah

Friday, March 18, 2011

Funmi Iyanda, Folashade Laoye and Ory Okolloh join the Forum of Young Global Leaders – Class of 2011

“Run For A Cure Africa”: American International School of Lagos Leads a Race for Breast Cancer Awareness & Treatment – March 19th

“BlackBerry Babes” – What Does This Movie Say About Us?

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Apply for the Machel-Mandela Internship Programme – Open to Young African Graduates

Fusion Lifestyle celebrates their successful Beauty, Fashion & Food Fair and gears up for a Double Whammy in May 2011

ARISE Magazine Fashion Week 2011 – Klûk CGDT

BN Bytes: Stephanie Okereke reveals her personal style in Style Me Up Guide’s debut issue

Shopping, Music, Giveaways, Dance & More at the Wow! Fair – View Photos from the Event

The Nail Bar invites you to its Official Launch Soirée in Abuja – 19th March 2011

“Young Minds”: Livity presents an amazing opportunity to meet Global Changemakers at Google’s Zeitgeist 2011

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

ARISE Magazine Fashion Week 2011 – Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi presents “The Modern Age”

Love’s New Chapter: Onyeka Odiegwu & Chima Anyaso Wed

ARISE Magazine Fashion Week 2011 – Grey presents “Pop Culture”

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

ARISE Magazine Fashion Week 2011 – Korto Momolu

ARISE Magazine Fashion Week 2011 – EreDappa presents “Colours of African Wildlife”

“Roaring Giant: Africa’s Economic Ascent” – The 8th African Economic Forum (AEF2011) at Columbia University

Solange Knowles and Music for RAIN release “Kenya” to help tackle the problem of access to water across Africa

IK & Olohi Osakioduwa share their joy on the cover of Motherhood In-Style Magazine

House of Tara introduces “The Jubilee Collection” inspired by Ty Bello

“Tales of Vitiligo” – Watch & Learn

Maltina brings the “New Face of Happiness” to the 2011 Argungu International Fishing and Cultural Festival in Kebbi State

Awkward Places

Blue Velvet launches new Marquees & Tents in Abuja – 17th March 2011

The Moremi Initiative for Women’s Leadership in Africa invites Exceptional Young Women to apply for the 2011 MILEAD Fellow Program

BN Bytes: Nollywood Actress Chika Ike shares her 2011 Photo Calendar

Monday, March 14, 2011

New Video: Julius Agwu – Adamma

ARISE Magazine Fashion Week Lagos 2011 – “Pose & Pout” – Day 4 in Photos

Photos from the Celebrity Screening of Vivian Ejike’s “A Private Storm”

Nigeria’s 2011 Elections SHOWDOWN – Youth-Focused, Analysis-Based TV Programme Debuts Today

“Sisters With Voices” Nneka, Sasha and Ty Bello celebrate International Women’s Month on the March 2011 cover of TW Magazine

The African Student Groups of Harvard University present Harvard African Development Conference 2011 – Innovation for Development: Exploring Solutions to Africa’s Challenges

Stop Rambling – Précis!

Sunday, March 13, 2011

Klûk CGDT, Deola Sagoe, Flaviana Matata & Tiffany Amber win at the 2011 ARISE Magazine Fashion Week Awards

THE FRIDAY TRACK SPECIAL: The Fashion Week Series – Part 3

ARISE Magazine Fashion Week Lagos 2011 – “Air Kisses” – Day 3 in Photos

Saturday, March 12, 2011

THE FRIDAY TRACK SPECIAL: The Fashion Week Series – Part 2

ARISE Magazine Fashion Week Lagos 2011 – “Social Butterfly” – Day 2 in Photos

Friday, March 11, 2011

Wanted: Some Domesticity, Please!

John Dumelo, Nia Long, Ama K Abebrese & Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde to star in Leila Djansi’s “Ties That Bind”

New Video: Eric Arubayi – One Love One Voice


ARISE Magazine Fashion Week Lagos 2011 – “Fashion Insiders in Action” – Day 1 in Photos

Tolulope Iroye & the Magic Box: The Amazing Journey of A Man Who Could be “Our Thomas Edison”

Omawumi debuts video for “When Breeze Blow” & A Sneak Peek of the “If You Ask Me” video

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

ARISE Magazine Fashion Week 2011 Kicks Off in Lagos – View the Updated Schedule & Win Exclusive Invites to the Tiffany Amber Show

BN Bytes: Trailer & Posters for “Ghetto Dreamz” – The Da Grin Biopic

The Sugar Wedding Fair – Exhibition & Bridal Fashion Show – 20th March 2011

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

A “fashionable” clubbing experience: SLU…shh – The Fashion Edition in Photos

“An Afromantic Daydream” – Christie Brown – Spring/Summer 2011 Capsule Collection

The HeartBeat of Darey’s Daring “Double Dare” & A Sneak Peek of the “Ba Ni Kidi” video

The Future Project & challengefuture Present the 2011 Global Student Innovation Competition

Focus on Re Bahia – Week 4 of Toni Tones’ “Support Nigerian Fashion” Photography Experience

New Video: Konga feat. Da Grin & Remi Aluko – KabaKaba

Saidi Balogun & Kate Henshaw-Nuttall star in Eti Keta (Third Party) – The First “100% Ankara Movie”

BN Bytes: Ex-beauty queen Omowunmi Akinnifesi & Designer Ohimai Atafo emerge as Vanguard Newspaper’s “Allure Style Icons” for 2011

“Modernist Resort” – Spring/Summer 2011 Collection by MANGO arrives early in Nigeria

Monday, March 07, 2011

The LiveWell Initiative (LWI) Presents a 3-Day Grand Health Bazaar – March 9th to 11th 2011

New Video: M.I – Undisputed

BN Prose: Running by Kesiena Eboh

Saturday, March 05, 2011

BN Bytes: Agbani’s Official Ad Campaign Image for Natures Gentle Touch

World Bank International Essay Competition 2011 focuses on “Youth Migration” – Deadline for Submission – March 17th

The Stars Dazzle at the African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) Nominations Night in Nairobi – View the Glam Photos

Friday, March 04, 2011

BN Exclusive – World Premiere: Julius Agwu, Adaora Ukoh & 2Shotz star in “My Vote Fit Change Naija” – Watch It Now

#lightupnigeria, Nmachi Jidenma, Wild Fusion & Banky W honoured as Sowambe Announces Winners for their first-ever Social Media Awards

Stephanie Okereke talks about her VVF Charity Campaign on MNet Africa Magic’s Jara

Youth Organisations Ask Nigerian Presidential Candidates – “What About Us?”

Change your Style!

Join Our Team – Vacancies

Virgos Lounge Unveils “Peacock” Collection for Spring 2011

Thursday, March 03, 2011

BN Bytes: Behind the Scenes with D’banj & Snoop Dogg – The Chris Aire Connect & More

MNet celebrates the launch of JARA – The Nollywood TV Show hosted by Uti Nwachukwu & Helen Paul

BN Bytes: Asa performs at Victoires de La Musique 2011 – Rocks the Stage in Kemkemstudio – See the Photos & Video

BN Feature: How to Survive Office Politics

BN Exclusive: Miss World 2001 Agbani Darego joins supermodel Oluchi as a global brand ambassador for Natures Gentle Touch

Tha Suspect & The Femcees – “I No Send You” (Remix) featuring Sasha, Muna, Eva, Mo’Cheddah, Blaise & Zee

2011 Farafina Trust Creative Writing Workshop with Chimamanda Adichie & Binyavanga Wainaina – Apply Today

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Tinie Tempah, Keri Hilson & Estelle join Africa’s Top Designers at the ARISE Magazine Fashion Week in Lagos – See the Schedule & List of Designers

“Diamonds get their character from the African Woman” – Ghanaian Star Becca releases music video for her track – “African Woman”

New Music: Terry G – Apako Master

SLEEK Magazine relaunches as a Weekly Glossy – Ohimai Atafo, Lisa Folawiyo, Frank Edoho & Genevieve Nnaji “cover” the new issues

New Music: 2Shotz feat. Brymo – Attention

Big Brother Africa’s Kevin Chuwang Pam & Elizabeth Gupta tie the knot in Abuja

Open Sesame

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

BN Bytes: 2Face Idibia in MADE Magazine

BN Bytes: Kanye West, Don Jazzy & D’banj – The Tweet, The Collaboration?