Bella Naija Archive for June 2011

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

New Video: L-Tido Feat. Banky W – It Ain’t My Fault

The Freedom to be…

Only for Abuja Divas! Photos from the Divas Style Lounge/House of Silk Official Launch Party

New Music: Tosin Martins feat. Tiwa Savage – Champion Love

“We Likes Da Combinations” – Funke “Jenifa” Akindele joins Julius Agwu as co-host for the 2011 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA)

M-Net’s Big Brother Amplified: Millicent Switches to Tails but Felicia’s game is over & Big Brother action gets AMPLIFIED as the two houses merge!

The Biggest Maltina Dance All EVER! Ten “Dancing” Families Vie for 6.5 Million Naira in Cash Prizes & A Brand New SUV

Now Playing: IBK (Spaceship Boy) – I Have A Dream

New Music: Chiddy Bang – Mind Your Manners

New Music: Rooftop MCs – Eromplaini

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Jewel by Lisa endorses Pampers Premium Care – Photos from the Launch Soiree & Mini Fashion Showcase

BN Bytes: Nicole Ari Parker Kodjoe hits the 2011 BET Awards Pre-Event Red Carpet in a Stunning Ankara Dress by Ghanaian/Nigerian Label KIKI Clothing

BN Bridal: Marchesa Bridal – Fall 2011

Revealed! Find Out the 10 Musical Acts & 10 Designers that will rock “Music Meets Runway” – Hosted by Darey & Amber Rose

Monday, June 27, 2011

Making An Impact across the Oceans: Millions4One.Org Transforms Youthful Lives through Charity & Volunteerism

Hurray for Nigeria! 2Face & D’banj win the Best International Act (Africa) award at the 2011 BET Awards – Photos

Genevieve Nnaji’s New Look, Ama K. Abebrese plays host, Fan Frenzy & Lots More – Photos from the “Mirror Boy” Premiere in Accra

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Africa in the Building! 2Face, D’banj, Tiwa Savage & Fally Ipupa at the 2011 BET Awards Pre-Awards Events

LPM “premieres” at the Silverbird Galleria Today! Check Out Photos from LPM May 2011

Saturday, June 25, 2011

Miss Taraba takes the MBGN 2011 Crown! Sylvia Nduka is the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2011

Friday, June 24, 2011

Almost 2 Decades after the end of Checkmate, Nigerian Superstar Richard Mofe Damijo returns to TV on Tinsel

Michelle Obama commends Nigerian Entrepreneur/Advocate Toyosi Akerele & South African Citizen Journalist Annah Tseko – Videos & Photos

Two Queens, One Creative Designer & Gorgeous Newspapers!

LG Electronics Introduces the Next Generation of 3D TVs – Launches New “LG Cinema 3D TV” in Lagos

My Style: Debo Laleye

Samklef Pulls Together New Generation Stars in ‘Molowo Noni’ – Ice Prince, Wizkid and D’Prince Pitch In

MI Becomes Fully Animated in ‘Action Film’

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Experience Le Petit Marché at the Silverbird Galleria This Sunday!

Who Is Heading Home This Week? Danny & Nic “Bounced” on Sunday | Everyone in the Heads House except Vina is Up for Eviction on Big Brother Amplified

New Music: Sound Sultan – Kurukomaga

New Video: Chidinma Feat. Sound Sultan – Jankoliko

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

New Music: Sammy – Motivation (Refix)

Now Playing: KCee (of KC Presh) – Okpekete

BN Download: 19th Street – The All Heart EP

It’s a Rap Coalition! – Peep Ikechukwu, eLDee and M.I in Dr. Sid’s Forthcoming Video ‘Bami Jo’

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Brand New Exclusive Photos of the MBGN 2011 Contestants – Vote NOW for MBGN/BellaNaija Miss Photogenic

What Will Celebrity Brides – Mercy Johnson & Stephanie Okereke Wear on Their Big Day? You Predict!

Understanding The Fashion Industry- Where does Nigeria Stand?

Le Reve Events presents 10 Performers, 10 Designers & 50 Models at Music Meets Runway 2011 hosted by Amber Rose

Don’t Miss The Return of Laffs n Jamz hosted by Basketmouth – 25th June 2011

New Video: Goldie – Don’t Touch [Trailer]

Who is… Jerriey

Monday, June 20, 2011

BN Exclusive: First Look – Photos from the Star Studded Premiere of “Kiss & Tell”

SleekWeekly expands its reach beyond Nigeria – Aims to Launch the First Pan-African Weekly Fashion and Lifestyle magazine in Africa

Didn’t You Used To Be Taller, Dad?

WOAH! Funke Akindele, Wizkid, M.I, Ramsey Nouah Up The Ante at the NEA Nominees Celebration/Celebrity Casino Night in Lagos

Two Boxes

Julius Agwu announced as the host of the 2011 Nigerian Entertainment Awards (NEA) as voting kicks off

Stephanie Okereke, Monalisa Chinda, Kate Henshaw-Nuttall shine with Nollywood veterans at the World Premiere of Tricia Eseigbe’s New Movie “Pradah”

BN Bridal: Georges Hobeika Bridal 2011

New Music: Sunny Nneji Feat J’odie – Lovey Dovey

New Video: Durella – My Life

New Music: Ice Prince – BBM (Freestyle)

Saturday, June 18, 2011

Congrats Yummy Mummy Omawumi! Nigerian Songstress Omawumi Megbele confirms the birth of her baby girl

Friday, June 17, 2011

‘Young, Cool, Affordable Luxe’: Jewel By Lisa Launches Diffusion Line- ‘The J Label’

BN Bytes: Catching up with Gene – “Mirror Boy” Video Interview & Monaco Charity Film Festival Award

BN Bytes: The Mo’Hits Records/GOOD Music Contract Signing – Video

Love African Fashion? Visit TheFANCYHub

BN Red Carpet Fab: Wizkid “Superstar” Album Launch Concert

WE Blog Fashion: Third World Profashional

New Music: L.O.S Feat Shank – Magic

BN Bytes: Nigerian Music – The World is Listening – ‘Don Jazzy, Naeto C & 2face Making Waves The World Over’

BN Download: AfroFunkyDiscoSoul – DJ Klem

Thursday, June 16, 2011

BN Bytes: Darey’s UK Invasion – Spotted with Tinie Tempah at the Keep A Child Alive Ball & Snapped by the Paparazzi at Selfridges

Have You Voted This Week? Big Brother Amplified announces “2 Winners” Twist & 5 Tails Housemates Face Eviction this week!

Don’t Call It A Comeback! Basketmouth revives “Laffs n Jamz”

BN Prose: “Agbako Was Here” by Gbenga Awomodu

Carry it Well!

New Music: Tony Totch – Wat’a Bambam

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Now Playing: Michael Word Feat. Muna – Pop Sugar

Lagos State Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola on the cover of TW Magazine’s Annual Men’s Edition

The Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2011: 34 Beauties Vie for the Crown – Vote for Your MBGN 2011-BellaNaija Miss Photogenic

BN Exclusive: Funmi Iyanda’s Glamorous Showing at the 51st Monte Carlo Television Film Festival – “Lagos Stories” Nominated

Exquisite Magazine hosts “Partying Against Cancer” Event & releases new “Body Issue” featuring Goldie

2011 Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship – Now Open for Entries

Three Women, Three Lives, One Hope – Check Out the Trailer for “Ties That Bind”

Introducing DECO- SS11 Collection LookBook & Denim Line

Feel the Pulse of Abuja: Photos from Delphino Entertainment’s Pulse Party

BN Bridal: Monique Lhuillier – Spring 2012

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

The HipHop World Awards rebrands as the “Headies” – eLDee & Rita Dominic to host the 2011 Headies

BN Video Premiere: Sasha – Don’t Stop

BN Bytes: Didier Drogba & Lalla Diakite’s Grand Monaco Wedding – Akon, J Martins & Abramovich on the Guestlist

Turkish Delight! Kiki Kamanu & Noble Ekajeh’s Spectacular Wedding

Zinkata’s Styling Adventures: The Turbulent Feelings Roaming the Mind of a Stylist

‘Earth, Water, Fire & Fashion’ -Video by Emua Fashions for its S/S 11 Collection

Monday, June 13, 2011

One Family, Many Secrets: Desmond Elliot presents a Nigerian Family Saga – “In The Cupboard” starring Ini Edo, Uti Nwachukwu & Lydia Forson – View the Trailer

Papilo Bows Out in Style: Football Stars Eto’o, Adebayor, Muntari, Song, Okocha and Eboue at the Kanu Nwankwo Testimonial Match

BN Bridal: Vera Wang – Spring 2012

BN Bytes: Asa “Quirks Up” for Victoire Magazine

I Know What Boys Like

Who is… IFAN

Friday, June 10, 2011

Divas Style Lounge Officially Launches Salon, Nail Spa and Fashion Gallery in Abuja

New Music: ShawnU Feat. Eknock and Rap-D – Puppy Love

New Music: Chica – Rockin’ My Freedom

BN Hot Topic: Rules of Engagement

BN Bytes: Rita Dominic as an African “Madame Butterfly” – Preview Rita’s First Set of Themed Photos

Beauty Across Generations: MBGN 1991 Nike Oshinowo-Soleye & Miss Nigeria 2010 Damilola Agbajor cover the new issue of WOW Magazine

Thursday, June 09, 2011

Who is… Maestro

New Video: Chelle – Nogere

The 2011 ‘Sophisma Collection’ by Sally Bawa

With Love from Miss. X!

Young, Fabulous and FLAT BROKE!

Zinkata’s Styling Adventures: Ejay Chiori and Ceejay Jibunoh’s Wedding Website Photo Shoot

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Wizkid’s Superstar Drops Tonight! – 5 Free Tickets To The Concert on Sunday

My Style: Elizabeth Liga

Super 7 – Confidence, Vimbai, Hanni, Millicent, Vina, Weza and Zeus up for Eviction on Big Brother Amplified

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Deola Sagoe Talks To ESSENCE.com

BN Prose: Born this Way by Hassan Sayo

New Music: Hope George Feat. ObJazz – I Can

New Music: DJ Buzzle Feat Yung Hanz, X.O Senavoe, Beazy & Pasha – Say What I Want

New Music: Ronnie G – I’m Yours

BN Bytes: Are You Ready for This Bigz Girlz? Check Out Funke Akindele’s New Promo Shots

Lovebirds Tanzania’s Bhoke and Uganda’s Ernest Evicted from Big Brother Amplified

Monday, June 06, 2011

Now Playing: Tunde Ednut – Catching Cold

New Video: Show Dem Camp Feat. M.I & Abasa – The Dreamer

Register for The Future-Writers Workshop with Toni Kan, Jeremy Weate & Muhtar Bakare

DJ Klem Feat. Myst, Wizkid & Zara – Let The Music Play (Remix)

Friday, June 03, 2011

BN Exclusive: UN Habitat Envoy Ini Edo’s Charity Initiatives, New Film “I’ll Take My Chances” & Brand New Promo Pics

Winners of the Cokobar & Ultimalt present Asa “Beautiful Imperfection” indigO2 London Concert Contest Announced!

NURTW Commissions Hip-Hop Division

The X-Factor

New Video: Godwon Feat. Wizboyy – As We Dey Go

New Music: Ex-O Feat EFA – BlackBerry (Remix)

WE Blog Fashion: TheBrownGirlFiles

“Because I said So”- Qualities of Motherhood

New Video: Christine – May This Be Love

New Video: Yung6ix Feat Wizkid – Follow Me

Thursday, June 02, 2011

BN Exclusive: Quintessential RMD – Richard Mofe Damijo speaks about fatherhood, his career & legacy in the June 2011 issue of Genevieve Magazine

Modenine Returns With ‘The Commercial Break’

New Video: Vector Feat. 2Face Idibia – Get Down

Monalisa’s New Smile: 3 New Movies & A Svelte New Look

Fashion As a Form of Expression, Is Our Cultural Society Ready For This?

Adebayo Oke-Lawal of Orange Culture presents ‘The Heartbroken Collection’

Action spurred by Tragedy: Toyin Saraki on CNN International’s African Voices

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Austrian Lace Nigerian Fashion Event 2011: Tiffany Amber

Austrian Lace Nigerian Fashion Event 2011: Frank Osodi for House Of Bunor

Austrian Lace Nigerian Fashion Event 2011: Vivid Imagination

Austrian Lace Nigerian Fashion Event 2011: Ituen Basi

Dear Guest, You Are Cordially Invited…But HABA It’s Not Your Wedding!

Calling All Emerging African Filmmakers – Win $10,000 from the Focus Features Africa First Short Film Program

New Video – Show Dem Camp – Mind Control

Watch “Beyond Trade” – The Austrian Lace Nigerian Fashion Documentary

Photos from Zebra Living’s soiree for the Mara Collection

Best African Movie category added to the 2011 MTV Movie Awards lineup – “A Screaming Man”, “Life, Above All”, “Viva Riva” & “Restless City” Nominated

BN Bytes: AY is at it Again! AY, Nadia Buari & Anita Denzel are “the agents”

Ori Mi Wu by Lami – A Synopsis

Sent From My BlackBerry: The Nollywood Yoruba Edition

BN Download: Chiddy Bang – The Peanut Butter & Swelly Mixtape