Bella Naija Archive for August 2011

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

BN Exclusive: Star-Studded Nuptial Bliss! Celebrity Guests at Mercy Johnson & Prince Odianosen Okojie’s White Wedding

Waje, Toolz, Dr SID, Nse, Zara, Cobhams & More! Exclusive Photos from the 2011 Channel O Music Video Awards Nomination Event in Lagos

BN Exclusive Download: EFA & Big Foot – The Waka EP

Omowunmi Akinnifesi recounts her 6-year stalker ordeal | Collaborates with the Lagos State Deputy Governor on Women Empowerment Project

Now She Can Whip Her Hair! Stephanie Okereke is the Kanekalon Hair Brand Ambassador

Definitely Beautiful but How Smart? Watch the African Queens’ interviews at Miss Universe 2011

BN Bytes: Kanye West makes a surprise appearance at the Koko Koncert – Photos

Monday, August 29, 2011

Nollywood Glam shines as “Damage” premieres in the UK – Photos of Uche Jombo, Tonto Dikeh & All the Stars at the Event

Ankara Treats From Abuja to London – Dzyn Couture & MissDee host the “Ankara Generation” – Photos from the Event

The Beat 99 FM Presents “The Beat of Lagos” – P-Square, Wizkid, Mo’Cheddah, AY & More! 09-09-11

Breaking the Wedding Colour Rules! Would You Dare?

BN Exclusive: Miss Universe 2011 – Meet the Dazzling African Queens – Official Bikini, Evening Wear & Profile Photos

New Music: Obiwon – Good To Me

New Music: Praiz – I Love You

Learn From the Best & Start a New Business: The MUD Academy One Month Make-Up Course for Beginners & Professionals

Saturday, August 27, 2011

First Photos from Nollywood Star Mercy Johnson & Prince Odianose Okojie’s White Wedding

BN Exclusive: Media Maven Lola Ogunnaike Encourages Young Africans to “Pursue Their Passions”| Interviews Michelle Obama on BET – August 28 2011

Monalisa Chinda is Exquisite Magazine’s August 2011 Cover Star! Exclusive Photos from the Cover Shoot

Mercy Johnson becomes Princess Mercy Odianose Okojie Today! Photos from the Traditional Wedding

Friday, August 26, 2011

9 Contestants, A Chance of a Lifetime- The Underground is BACK! Meet the Contestants

Lilian Bach premieres her new movie “Eletan (The Deceiver)” – Photos from the Event

Bombing at the UN building in Abuja today – What Next for Nigeria?

BN Bytes: Kefee, Mary Mary & India Arie billed to perform at the 2011 African Festival of the Arts Festival in Chicago

New Music: D’Tunes Feat. EFA, YQ & Tony Totch – Oh

Le Petit Marché Presents LPM August – Sunday 28th August 2011

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Obsidian Presents ‘Dux Femina Facti’- The Lookbook

Emmy Collins London & The Silverbird Group Announce Emmy Collins Style Weekend

MTV Base Africa & STV’s The Big Friday Show – Pranks Wizkid & Releases “African Queen (The Weave-Mix)” – Watch It Here

BN Bytes: Ghana’s Finest John Dumelo & Majid Michel at the Houston Premiere of “Bed of Roses”

New Music: Blackmagic Feat. Saeon – Foreigner

Who is… Gaise

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

BN Bytes: Will She Win? MBGN Universe 2011 Sophie Gemal heads to the Miss Universe pageant in São Paulo, Brazil

“Made in Africa” by ARISE Magazine at Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week – Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi | Jewel by Lisa | Asibelua | Bunmi Koko | Tsemaye Binitie | Pierre-Antoine Vettorello | Klûk CGDT

War Against Indiscipline: Is there a Solution?

Camerounian/Nigerian starlet Dencia releases “Beri Beri”

Heaven in Your Eyes: Nkiru Sylvia Maduabuchi & Tolu Fatoba Wed

BN Bargains: Win An Acer Laptop & 4GB Flash Drive From FIXMYPC | Win Maternity Goodies From E.M.M.A


Tuesday, August 23, 2011

BN Prose: Brown Envelope by Wana Udobang

‘Born Free’- Grey Projects & Oseyi Etomi Design Collaboration

New Music: Lancky C – I Need A Break

BN Bytes: Asa’s Beautiful Imperfection Hits US Stores September 6th

Monday, August 22, 2011

Elite Model Look Nigeria 2011 – 14 Finalists Revealed & All the Details on the Glitzy Finale

Abuse of Power in A Personal Account of Assault by Lagos CBD Agents

BN Bytes: Big Brother Amplified Winner Karen Igho rocks the cover of ThisDay Style

New Themes, Fresh Talent – Check Out Photos from the premiere of Nigerian Boarding School Adventure – “ZR-7″

What Connects Kim Kardashian & Kris Humphries’ Wedding to Nigeria?

Let All Types Of Skirts Run Your Wardrobe!

Who is… Tonii

New Music: Mo’cheddah – X and O [Studio Leak]

D’banj Starts The New Planking!: ‘Oliver’ Fan Videos You Must Watch

Face Talk Presents “Poise & Elegance”: a Professional and Personal Make-up Workshop With a Twist

Saturday, August 20, 2011

What Happens on Tour, Stays on Tour? Not Quite! Watch Lynxxx, Play Records All Stars, DJ Caise & More Uncensored on Tour in Ilorin

‘Light as Air’- Wana Sambo Fall 2011 Collection- The Lookbook

AfricaBe.Com Hosts its 1st High Tea African Women in Business Event | Win A Weekend Stay for 2 at Lamunu Hotel, Johannesbourg

Get Back to Pre-Pregnancy Hotness with The Belly Bandit by E.M.M.A.

Week VIII: Win 2 Tickets to the Afrobeats Festival 2011 featuring P-Square, Ice Prince & Wizkid at the hmvapollo

Friday, August 19, 2011

“Partying Against Cancer” by Exquisite Magazine with Tiwa Savage, Goldie, Maye Hunta & More

Saran Kaba Jones, Isis Nyongo, Khanyi Dhlomo & Ndidi Nwuneli make Forbes 20 Youngest Power Women In Africa List

Who Is the “Most Gifted” in Africa? Check Out the Nominees for the 2011 Channel O Music Video Awards

Don’t Miss Shopping Fabulosity at LPM’s August 2011 Edition | Check Out Photos from Le Petit Marché July 2011

The Fusion Lifestyle Wedding Fair in Abuja – September 10 2011

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Win Tickets!: True Health Charity Foundation Presents Chante Moore Live In Lagos – August 20 2011

Nigerian Accent ranked as the 5th Sexiest in the World! – CNNGo

Mo’Hits Unleashes New D’banj Single “Oliver” | Announces “Oliver” Competition – Download the Track, Upload Your Video, Win $$$$

Create Fun Family Memories & Relive Old Ones at “Bringing Back The Fun Dayz” Summer Funfair – August 20 2011

It Pays to Ride With Samsung as Samsung Mobile Gives Away Harley Davidson Motorcycles

BN Exclusive: Who Is Headlining Hennessy Artistry 2011? You Guess! We Have the Scoop

Tiffany Amber Presents “Fearless Luxury” – A/W 2011/12 Ad Campaign

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

BN Prose – The Sweet Seller’s Daughter by Ese Iruobe

Excitement as Maltina Dance All Season 5 Auditions Come to an End

BN Wedding Belle: Atinuke Osude says “I Do” to Gbeke Solanke

All Roads Lead to Clothes Rac Launch in Port Harcourt

Crack Ya Ribs Live in London with Julius D’Genius Agwu, Gordons, I Go Dye, Seyi Law, 9ice, Terry G, DJ Jimmy Jatt & more – August 28 2011

BN Bytes: Big Brother Revolution Newlyweds Kevin Chuwang Pam & Elizabeth Gupta – Baby Makes 3!

Job Posting: Ericsson Skills Acquisition Program – Nigeria

Fashion For A Fantastic Cause: The 2nd Annual JamesLULLY Woman Charity Revolution

BN Bargains: Win Maternity Goodies From E.M.M.A | Get A Special Discount From Mara’s Collection

Bovi, Gandoki, Basket Mouth, Lynxxx, Skuki & More at Laffs n Jamz – August 27 2011

New Video: CHASE Feat. M.I – Carry Am Go

New Video: Ace – La La Le Friday

New Music: ShawnU Feat. Aamy Banks – Guarantee

Who is… Prince Hakeem

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Counter Kulture presents ‘Seasons’- A Dramatic Fusion of Fashion, Poetry, Drama, Dance and Music

‘The Scream’ – ARISE Magazine Fashion Film featuring Arlenis Sosa

BN Bytes: Then & Now – Miss Nigeria 2002 Sylvia Edem-Emechete

“Mr. Fantastic!” – After 10 Years in Marriage, Fela Durotoye’s New Book reveals “How to Know If He Is The Right Man For You”

Aunty Bella: Mrs. Is He Trapped in the Closet?

Failing Your Way To Success

It’s a Red Carpet Rampage at the Launch of CLAN by Tiwa, Teni & Aba Sagoe

Monday, August 15, 2011

‘Rampage’ by CLAN – Full Debut Collection by Tiwa, Aba and Teni Sagoe

Sharpen Your Skills at the 3-Day Intensive Make-Up Workshop by Chanterelle Concepts & MBF Academy

Kemkemstudio Autumn/Winter 2011/12 Collection (Heritage Part 2) – The Lookbook

The Harmonious Four – Tiwa Savage, Waje, Lami & ChiDynma Cover the August 2011 Issue of Genevieve Magazine

Phunk Afrique presents “Nightingale” – View The Lookbook

BN Download: Sammy – Mixtape And The Some…

8 Questions for E.C. Osondu, 2009 Caine Prize Winner & Author, Voice of America

New Music: eLDee The Don Feat. K-9 & SoJay – Higher

Who is… Nayosoul

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Be Androgynous or Simply Stylish in Menswear Inspired Ensembles!

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Catching Up With Stylist Extraordinaire- Dimeji Alara

Week VII: Win 2 Tickets to the Afrobeats Festival 2011 featuring P-Square, Ice Prince & Wizkid at the hmvapollo

Friday, August 12, 2011

Jumping The Broom Naija Style – Win a DVD!

KLEUR Charity Fashion Show takes Abuja by Storm

African Fashion Buzz- Meet Oroma Elewa

Phenomenal at 40! Kate Henshaw-Nuttal Celebrates Milestone with Family & Friends

Thursday, August 11, 2011

“What would I not do to enhance my beauty? … I don’t think I’ll ever do plastic surgery.” – Olabisi Waller, CEO, Elise Charles Company

‘In Love With Nature’- Handcrafted Jewelry by Dabanga

Basketmouth Puts the ‘Big’ Into MTV & STV’s The Big Friday Show

The Best Thing I Never Had

BN Prose: Two Faces of Love by Ejiro Gegere

New Video: Seyi Shay – Loving Your Way

New Video: D.O.S – Folashade

BNM Critique: Timi Dakolo’s ‘Beautiful Noise’

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Inspired by Avatar & The Works of Portuguese Designer Valentim Quaresma- Anita Quansah London A/W 2011 Collection

A Fight Down the Aisle? Stella Damasus, OC Ukeje, Kalu Ikeagwu & Keira Hewatch star in “Two Brides And A Baby”

iJebu: Random Notes about Old Nokia Phones, Parachutes, and More

BN Bargains: Bejewel Yourself This August

BN Bytes: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde at the 2011 NRC Reunion – Nigerian Image Awards

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

“A Queen & An Ambassador Wed” – Fovwe Sandra Otohwo & Karo Ekewenu’s Stunning Wedding

The Premium Show – Nite Invaders – a Nite of Comedy & Live Music with 2face, AY, DJ Jimmy Jatt & more

‘The Right Angle’- Georgie Baddiel For ARISE Magazine Issue 13

New Music: Willy Bang – She Bad

D’Banj and Mo’Hits All Stars LIVE at Koko Koncert London

Karen! Luclay! Vina! Your Big Brother Amplified Favourites Rock Lagos at the BBA Winner’s Party – The Official Party Pics

Corper ‘Shon! – Lynxxx, Tiwa Savage, Sauce Kid & more Shine at NYSC Corpers Parade

Nollywood Pioneers Keppy Ekpenyong Bassey & Bimbo Akintola star in Paul Apel’s “90Ninth Day” – Movie Premieres in Abuja This Week

Monday, August 08, 2011

Genevieve Nnaji is living the “Nigerian Dream” – Check Out Y! Magazine’s Hot New Issue

It’s Don Jazzy Again! Listen to Kanye West & Jay-Z feat. Beyoncé “Lift Off” – Co-Produced by Don Jazzy

BN Exclusive: Tiwa Savage Unveils A Sneak-Peek of ‘Love Me 3x’ Video

Funke Bucknor-Obruthe plans a “Royal Nigerian Wedding” on CNN International’s Inside Africa – Video & Photos

Bringing Out the Big Guns – My Experience as RIM hosts the Biggest BlackBerry Launch Ever

Zed-Eye Pieces Now Available At ASOS Marketplace

Who is… DIL

BN Exclusive: Gene’s A “No Show” but Omotola, Omoni, Fatima & Julius bring star sparkle to the “Mirror Boy” Lagos Premiere

Diary of a Mad Single Nigerian Woman

BNM Red Alert: Dammy Krane

‘HeartBreak Getaway’ – A Fashion Story Depicting A Wounded Heart & Its Need to Escape

BN Bridal: Romona Keveza 10th Year Anniversary Retrospective Collection

New Video: Flavour – Odiro Easy

New Music: Jesse Jagz – ChocBoi Swag (Freestyle)

BN Red Carpet Fab: P-Square Invasion Concert

Big Brother Amplified Winner Karen is BACK! First Photos from her Winner’s Party, Airport Arrival & More!

MBGN 2011 Beauty Queens – Sylvia Nduka, Sophie Gemal & Obioma Isiwu pose with their coach Juliette Hagerman for Vanguard Allure

BN Bytes: M.I, JahBless, Tiwa Savage, Juliet Ibrahim, Mbong Amata, Samkelf & Halima Abubakar win at the 2011 City People Entertainment Awards

Sunday, August 07, 2011

RIP Sam Loco Efe – Veteran Nigerian Actor/Comedian has Passed Away

Saturday, August 06, 2011

Week VI: Win 2 Tickets to the Afrobeats Festival 2011 featuring P-Square, Ice Prince & Wizkid at the hmvapollo

Friday, August 05, 2011

In Their Mother’s Footsteps: Deola Sagoe’s Daughters – Teni, Aba and Tiwa Sagoe 
launch fashion label CLAN

For the Fashionistas & Wannabes – Fashion Rules For A Red Carpet Event!

A Stunning Smile is the Perfect Accessory as Procter & Gamble Unveils Oral-B Pro-Health Toothpaste

BN Hot Topic: To Marry a Divorcee?

Photos from Phunk Afrique’s Collection Launch & Shopping Soiree

Thursday, August 04, 2011

BN Bytes: D’banj Talks About New Album With TRACE Urban

The Coal City Stands Up for the Official Launch of Flawless by Ziggy in Enugu

New Video: Rotimi – How To Love (Lil’ Wayne Remix)

New Video: KCEE (Of KC Presh) – Now I Know

Who is… Diana Bada

I Missed the Memo and I’m Glad I Did!

Roc Da Mic 2011 – Audition to be the Next Naija Hip-Hop Megastar!

Dr SID, Asa, Sound Sultan, M.I & 2Face for Album of the Year – Find Out Who Else was Nominated for the 2011 Headies

Ini, Nse, Kate, Sasha, Funke, Rukky, Stella, Omoni, Omotola… – Who Rocked the Red Carpet at the Lagos Premiere of “Damage”

Ankara Amplified, Yes Please! Vlisco – “Trésor Brillant” – The Lookbook

Dotstar Feat. eLDee, Lynxxx, Wizkid, Ice Prince, Dr Sid, & Davido – Expensive (Reloaded)

Some Like It Hot! Nse Ikpe Etim & Bryan Okwara cover the August 2011 issue of WOW! Magazine

Wednesday, August 03, 2011

The Mobile Market presents its August Clearance Sale!

My Asho Pop-Up Boutique

BN Bargains: Win Tickets to see Karen Igho of BBA | Big Friday Show with Wizkid & more | Sprite Triple Slam Grand Finale | The Mobile Market August Clearance Sale!

Republic Of Foreigner (R.O.F) Debuts 2012 Resort Collection- ‘Echizen’

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

New Video: Timaya – Love Over Me

New Music: Chykay Feat. Wizboyy – Ohemaa

New Video: Ice Prince – Superstar

Sent From My BlackBerry: Only in Naija… And When A Star Dies…

Monday, August 01, 2011

Uche Jombo steals the show in a dazzling Christie Brown dress at the Lagos premiere of “Damage” – View Exclusive Photos

Dominican Model Arlenis Sosan Covers ARISE Magazine Issue 13

3Invest Intelligence & Pison Housing present the 7th International Housing Finance Workshop

BN Exclusive: Uti Nwachukwu & Munachi Abii’s Royal Wedding & Kiss!

Contemporary Vintage Label Virgos Lounge Releases its 2011/2012 Resort Collection

BN Prose: Bleeding Tears by Jibola Lawal

Money Matters: The Root of all Goodness?

MTV & STV Make Sparks Fly With The Launch Of The Big Friday Show

Audition for The Spirited Actor – The Search For the Next Hollywood Star from Africa