Bella Naija Archive for April 2011

Friday, April 29, 2011

With(out) This Ring…

‘Confessions of a High Bohemian’: S/S 2011 Collection by Loin Cloth & Ashes- The LookBook

BN Hot Topic: Death by Beauty: The Darker Side of Plastic Surgery

The Royal Wedding: Will & Kate’s Magical Day – See the Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen Wedding Dress & the Stylish Guests

A Mother’s Love – Nollywood Star Monalisa Chinda & her beautiful daughter grace the cover of MotherHood InStyle Magazine

“What You Need is the Passion, Determination and Commitment to Excel in any Profession You Love” – Nnaemeka Ikegwuonu, The Future Awards 2011 Young Person of the Year

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Introductory Nutrition & Fitness Session with Adura Adesanya – 30th April 2011

Elan presents its 2011 Swimsuit Issue featuring Arabella Waterwear

Who will be a voice for the Youth Corps members? #ProtectTheCorpers

African-Inspired Designs by naKIMuli

Watch 2Face Idibia’s BET International “Welcome to America” Interview with Lola Ogunnaike

“Goddess/Hustler” Muna & “Super Dapper” Naeto C pop the cover of Complete Fashion Magazine

New Video: Darey – Ba Ni Kidi

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Watch Channel 4′s Unreported World Documentary – “Sex, Lies and Black Magic”

BN Bytes: Keeping Up With The Yobos – Adaeze’s 21st Birthday, Baby Joey’s 1st Birthday & Joseph Yobo on the pitch for Fenerbahçe

Moguls, Movie Stars & Changemakers: Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Blake Lively, Harvey Weinstein, Martha Stewart and a host of stars at the 2011 TIME100 Gala

European lingerie & swimwear brand Etam opens its first Nigeria-based store in Lagos

New Video: Jah-Bless feat. Ice Prince, eLDee, Ruggedman, Durella & Reminisce – JOOR OH (Remix)

BN Bytes: Stella Damasus’ “Hot” Double Birthday Celebration

New Video: LKT feat. P-Square – Follow Follow

New Video: Sound Sultan feat. Banky W – Very Good Bad Guy

Zali Debut Collection – The LookBook

BN Prose: A Brother Lost, A Wife Found by Myne Whitman

The Tribute Feature: Fela, not without Honour

The Tribute Feature: Fela and the Kennedy’s

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

‘Year of The Gentleman’- S/S 2011 Collection by Sheria Ngowi

Monday, April 25, 2011

Her Time to Shine! Ivie Okujaye leads the way at the premiere of Amstel Malta Box Office (AMBO 5) movie “Alero’s Symphony”

‘The Labour of Love’- Funlayo Deri releases A/W 2011 Collection

Find Out the Business Benefits of the Nokia E7 & Win Yours via the BellaNaija “Nokia Moment” Contest

Broken Zippers, Divas & Divos! Nigerian Idol – A Stylist’s Tale

Understanding Acne…Revealing Beautiful Skin (Part I)

Saturday, April 23, 2011

Ladyee Boutique Pops Up in Lagos – Shop Till You Drop on the 1st of May 2011

See You On Sunday! LPM April 2011 Edition – 24th April 2011 – GET Arena

Friday, April 22, 2011

Our Wedding Story: Bolanle Bob-Egbe & Temie Williams-Olley

WE Blog Fashion: StyleByQueens

BN Bytes: Oluchi for Nordstrom – April 2011 Lingerie Catalogue

New Music: Ice Prince – Superstar

New Video: Tunde Ednut – My Kinda Song

New Video: YQ – Miss You (Dedicated to Da Grin)

New Music: Eva feat. Goldie – Tonight | Tonight (Remix)

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Rest in Peace…Veteran Nollywood Actor Ashley Nwosu Has Passed Away

New Video: Shank – Salute

Pick Your Fave – Home vs. International

New Music: Yung6ix feat. Wizkid – Follow Me

Google Announces Sub-Saharan Africa Android Developer Challenge – Winners in Each Category to Receive $25000

Oluwatoyosi Ogunseye of Punch & Nnamdi Okosieme of NEXT shortlisted for 2011 CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards

New Music: DIPP feat. Blaise, Kel and Muna – Good Girls (Remix)

My Style: Omowunmi Wemi-Akinsola

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Events This Weekend: Easter Weekend Special

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

AVILA – African Caribbean Food & Grocery delivered to your doorstep in the UK

Brad E brings the “Family Fashion Fling Fair” to Warri – 1st of May 2011

Movie of the Year? Mahmood Ali-Balogun’s eagerly anticipated movie “Tango With Me” starring Genevieve Nnaji & Joseph Benjamin premieres in Lagos

What Happened at LPM “March Madness”? View the Photos! Plus Le Petit Marché is back this Sunday with the April Edition

MI2 The Movie UK Album Launch feat. The Choc Boiz – indigO2 London – 28th April 2011

More Colour! Fancy Patchwork!- JIDZ releases New Handbag Collection

BN Prose: Faderera by Olusola Roberts

A Day at the Precious Pearls Home with Rita Omovbude and the Street Project Initiative

Monday, April 18, 2011

Experience the Nokia E7 & Win this Smartphone on

Toju Foyeh presents the “Rebirth L’or” Collection

Dare To Give Him 3 Hours!

Sunday, April 17, 2011

Love’s Sparkling Moment: Ayo Sofunde & Omoh Igebu Wed

Select.Vote.Protect: EnoughisEnough Nigeria RSVP Campaign Videos

Watch Ruggedman’s No Holds Barred Interview with Factory78

Glo Introduces “New Infinito” No Conditions Tariff Plan

Sika presents the 1706 Collection

Issue 9 of New African Woman Magazine puts Genevieve Nnaji, African Fashion & Gabon’s First Lady Sylvia Bongo Ondimba in the spotlight

Saturday, April 16, 2011

BN Exclusive: Stella Damasus, Omoni Oboli, Genevieve Nnaji & Cobhams Asuquo at the Lagos Premiere of “Bent Arrows”

FLARE – The 2011 Oaken Events Fair: Photos from the “Dine with Preston Bailey” Event

Friday, April 15, 2011

She Clean Up Good!

BN Hot Topic: Keeping Safe!

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Grab Your Big Break: eLDee & Trybe Records announce unsigned music talent initiative – “Top Talent”

BN Bytes: Stephanie Okereke’s Surprising New Venture! “Stephanie” – An Online Magazine; Her Fragrance, Wedding & new movie “Dry”

FLARE – The 2011 Oaken Events Fair: Kosibah & Preston Bailey shine at the FLARE Finale

Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi presents “The Modern Age” Lookbook

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Globacom ambassadors Rita Dominic, Ini Edo, Monalisa Chinda, Chioma Chukwuka-Akpotha and Uche Jombo endorse Glo’s New Infinito

BN Collection to Closet – International Edition: Miu Miu, Lanvin, Alexander McQueen, Marchesa & Roksanda Ilincic

Breaking Boundaries & Changing Lives through Art – Nike Davies Okundaye on CNN International’s African Voices

Funke Akindele dishes on the “Jenifa” brand, the robbery incident, Life and Love in TW Mag’s April 2011 issue

BellaNaija at ARISE Magazine Fashion Week 2011 – The Video

BN Prose: Moby Blue by Wana Udobang

BN Prose: Moby Blue by Wana Udobang

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Voting for Change! My First Vote: A First Hand Account by a First Time Voter

Fally Ipupa, 2Face & J Martins light up the MTV Live stage in Lagos

Tackling Domestic Violence, Drug Abuse & Human Trafficking: Uche Jombo presents “The Damage Movies”

M-Net partners with Coca Cola for Big Brother Amplified

Y! Magazine releases the Register.Select.Vote.Protect Issue & lands an exclusive interview with the Nigerian President

The Making Of “The Future: Watch This & Discover the Story Behind Ty Bello’s Inspiring Song

Monday, April 11, 2011

Amstel Malta Box Office – AMBO 5 winner, Ivie Okujaye makes her big screen debut alongside Faze in “Alero’s Symphony”

The Mo Ibrahim Foundation partners with AfDB, UNECA & WTO for the Mo Ibrahim Fellowships Programme to support Africa’s next generation

2Face Idibia and NAFDAC tackle fake and sub-standard food and drug products in Nigeria with “Man Unkind”

New Music: Goldie – Don’t Touch (Celebration Remix)

New Video: Dele – F U Right

“I’m a work in progress…” – Nollywood Diva Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde covers the April 2011 issue of Genevieve Magazine

Celebrity favorite, Kinabuti looks beyond fashion and aims to make a sustainable impact

Saturday, April 09, 2011

Sleeves Up presents “No Vote, No Future” – Read 10 Reasons to Vote & Learn Your Party Symbol

Friday, April 08, 2011

Get off the Fence!

The Kid with the Master Stroke – Meet Gbenga Salu, award-winning Music Video Director & Visual Effects Artist

Thursday, April 07, 2011

Photos from the Style Lounge Exhibition

Enter the Boudoir: Pillow Talk hosts “Boudoir Launch Party” in Abuja

Image Consultant Debbie Ibinola presents “The Working Girl” – 7 Looks for 7 Days

Who Is Tonto Dikeh? Find Out in the April 2011 issue of WOW! Magazine

New Video: Siji – Ijo

Wednesday, April 06, 2011

BN Bytes: Naomi Campbell hosts Genevieve Nnaji, Idris Elba & Shingai Shoniwa at the Fashion For Relief pop-up shop launch in London

New Video: Show Dem Camp (SDC) feat. Lucci – So Appalled

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

Meet Preston Bailey, Yemi Osunkoya of Kosibah & Seyi Olusanya of Cedar Events at FLARE – Oaken Special Events Fair – 6th to 8th of April 2011

BN Prose: Weeks End by Dami D

Monday, April 04, 2011

Experience The 2011 Argungu International Fishing and Cultural Festival sponsored by Maltina

Political Endorsements by Nigerian Celebrities – Way Forward or Selling Out?

Banky W & Chigurl perform at the launch event for Blue Velvet Marquees & Tents in Abuja

New Video: Dipo – Be Your Man

Season 6 of Big Brother Africa kicks off on the 1st of May 2011 & This Time, It’s Big Brother AMPLIFIED

BN Bytes: Watch “Welcome to America” – BET International Special Interview with Nigerian Star, D’banj

Sunday, April 03, 2011

BN Video PREMIERE: Ty Bello – The Future

Saturday, April 02, 2011

The 2011 Nigeria General Elections Begin – Make Your VOTE Count in April 2011

Friday, April 01, 2011

BN Style Picks: Best Dressed – March 2011 – Vote NOW

Proudly African, In Love With Scandinavia & Exploring the World: Time Out with Lola Akinmade, Award-Winning Travel Writer & Photographer

BN Hot Topic: Happy April Fool’s Day!