Bella Naija Archive for September 2011

Thursday, September 29, 2011

African Fashion Buzz- Ugo Mozie

The Making – Shoot 5 – “Colour Burst”: Virtue Clothiers by Oladipo Abiola

Ikechukwu, Yaw, Freeze, I.D Adeneye & Many More Kick Off Smirnoff Midnight Cir-Cruise

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Be a Shape-shifter! Style Up in the Season’s New Shape to Party Dresses

D’Prince is now the Boss! Mo’Hits star launches his new nightclub, JONZING tonight

WIMBIZ in collaboration with the Bank of Industry present the 2011 WIMBIZ Market Place – 8th to 9th October 2011

Nollywood Actress Chike Ike launches “Fancy Nancy” Store in Abuja – Mercy Johnson, Jim Iyke, Mike Ezuruonye, Goldie & More Attend

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Join Brand Ambassador Ini Edo at the the 2011 Noble Hair Show – 9th October 2011

What’s Next Africa? The Hidden Stories | Find Out How You Can Experience the 2011 Lagos Photo Festival | Enter the Lagos Photo Amateur Photography Competition

BN Bytes: Miss Nigeria Oluwadamilola Agbajor visits Ibadan South West Local Government Flooding Relief Camp

All Lights Shine on the Ekubo Family as they Drive Home in a brand new Toyota SUV & 5 Million Naira as the Season 5 Winners of Maltina Dance All

Fabryan Launches S/S 12 Collection of High-end Evening Wear

What’s Love got to do with it?

Are You Ready to Fly?

Monday, September 26, 2011

RIP Wangari Maathai, Africa’s First Female Nobel Peace Prize Winner Passes On

The Afropolitan Set at the HVS/Toju Foyeh Spring 2012 Runway Show

TW Magazine presents “The Phoenix Gala” – Celebrating Matriarchs and Protégés | Win Tickets to this Landmark Event

Expand Your Business Frontiers At The 6th Nigerian Real Estate Fair – 11th to 13th October 2011

Football Legends Visit Photos from the Guinness VIP, An Evening With Marcel Desailly & Roy Keane

Ini, Gene, Uche, Nonso, Beverly & More! Glamazons & Dapper Dudes at the Uyo Premiere of “I’ll Take My Chances”

FRIDAY TRACK (Encore): London Life, Lagos Living

Photos & Scoop from the Inaugural Fusion Lifestyle Wedding Fair in Abuja

Knowledge, Hope & Possibilities: WOW D.I.V.A.S hosts “Straight Talk” Breast Cancer Seminar | “Reflections” Charity Dinner – 14th & 15th October 2011

New Music: Bracket feat. Wizkid – Girl

The Stars Celebrate eLDee! Don Jazzy, M.I, Sasha, Sauce Kid, Tee-A, 2Shotz & More – Photos from “An Evening with eLDee and Friends”

BN Exclusive: Hanging with Banky W, eLDee & Tiwa Savage on the video set of Hennessy Artistry’s “Toast to the Good Life”

BN Bytes: T.S.W by Ruggedman – Shoes, Tees & Watches – Will You Buy?

First Photos from Nigerian Musician Obiora Obiwon’s Traditional Wedding to Nkechi Ezeife

Saturday, September 24, 2011

New Music: Olu Maintain – NAWTi

Friday, September 23, 2011

BN Bytes: “P-Square Baby” Cameron Okoye celebrates his 3rd Birthday in Celeb Style with Mum, Dad & Wizkid

Who Is the $100,000 Superstar? It’s Season 3 of Glo Naija Sings – Meet the Top 10 Contestants

You Are Cordially Invited to LPM September Marché – 25th September 2011

BN Hot Topic: First Ever Kids Fashion Week, A ‘Little’ too Much

A Country United against a Common Enemy? Discussions on ABSU Rape Case Continue

The Battle of the Shades: A Man’s View Point

Now Playing: TIV Feat Vector & Proverb – Komole (Remix)

BN Premiere: Nneka – My Home

New Music: Falz – Waz Up Guy

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Nollywood Star Monalisa Chinda promotes Autism Awareness in Nigeria | Photos from her birthday visit to the Patrick Speech & Languages School

BN Bytes: Watch the Mo’Hits Crew’s Interview with Liz Yemoja

Peek into Rising Star Zara’s Life: Watch the Zara Gretti Chronicles – “Strike a Pose”

New Music: Jazz – Losing Weight

A Serving of Shopping with a Slice of Sass! Photos from Le Petit Marché August 2011

Karen’s New Look? Big Brother Amplified Champ Karen Igho in Complete Fashion Mag & Photos from her trip to Jos

BN Bytes: Genevieve Nnaji spotted at London Fashion Week by OK! Magazine UK Online

Tiffany Amber presents “Siren of the Nile” at the London Fashion Week

Finesse Events presents A Two Week Course in Event Management & Decor – 10th to 23rd October 2011

“Yelz Ke!” The Return of Jenifa premieres in Nigeria on the 7th of October 2011

BN Music PREMIERE: Nigerian Idol winner Yeka Onka releases her debut single “Follow You”

The renowned MUD Academy arrives in Abuja! 2 Week Intensive Make-Up Course kicks off in October 2011

WED Magazine presents the Independence Pink Ball DC – 8th October 2011

It’s Time to “Toast to the Good Life” – Download the Hennessy Artistry 2011 Track

The HOTTEST One Yet! Laffs n Jamz presents Seyi Law, Bovi, MC Shakara, Tiwa Savage, Eva, Buchi, Basketmouth & Much More! September 24th 2011

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

HVS Line Preview at Mercedes Benz of Buffalo Fashion Week 2011

BN Bargains: Win A Ticket To Meet Glo Naija Sings Top Ten Finalists | Kids Party With Dora the Explorer | Win from TTISO

BN Btyes: Susan Peters’ Emotional Win at the 2011 Nollywood & African Film Critics’ Awards

BN Exclusive: Genevieve Nnaji, Keisha Buchanan, Liz Yemoja and all the Glam Guests at Tiffany Amber’s London Fashion Week Debut

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Love’s Wonderland: Geri Udeh & Wole Ogundipe Wed

BN Premiere: Olamide Feat. Wizkid – Omo To Shan

Smile, You’re on FTV! Exclusive Photos from the Kouture Afrika & Fashion TV Debut Event in Lagos

Take Your Business to the Next Level! British Council presents Business Training for Creative Entrepreneurs – 12th to 20th October 2011

Nadia Buari, D’banj & Trey Songz at the Vodafone 020 Live Pre-Concert Cocktail Event in Ghana

Frank Osodi, Temple Muse, Okunoren Twins, Bimpe Onakoya & other tastemakers nominated for the 2011 SideView Style Awards

BN Bytes: Amber Rose in Accra to host the Vodafone 020 Live Concert – Advises Ghanaian girls against falling into the wrong lifestyle

It’s Ruggedman’s Birthday and he’s asking – “How You Want Am” featuring Funbi

New Music: Overdose feat. Dammy Krane – I Like Your Way

BN Prose:The Vanishing House Girls by Ese Iruobe

Monday, September 19, 2011

D’banj, Tiwa Savage, Tony Tetuila, Sauce Kid, Eva Alordiah, Denrele & Many More Celebs celebrate with 2Face at his 36th Birthday Party

BN Exclusive: African Music Stars Wizkid, Fally Ipupa, Black Coffee & Cabo Snoop nominated for the 2011 MTV Europe Music Awards (2011 MTV EMA)

ARISE Made in Africa Collective Show at the Spring 2012 Mercedes Benz Fashion Week – Video Clips

Guinness Nigeria joins the Convention on Business Integrity (CBi)

Mo’Hits Stars Wande Coal & Dr. SID on Factory78 – Watch the Interviews Here

Listen to Bode Asiyanbi’s Radio Play “Shattered” – Winner of the 2011 BBC African Performance playwriting competition

The “Man Manual”? New Magazine BLOKE hits the Newsstands – Bryan Okwara covers the debut issue

Help! She’s Got “Cold Feet”

BN Bytes: Designer Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi’s New York Fashion Week “Fall” Makes Headlines

DJ Caise is a Choc Boi! DJ signs Producer/Remixer/DJ deal with Chocolate City

New Music: BrymO – Ara (Wonders)

BN Bytes: MBGN World 2011 Sylvia Nduka – View Brand New Photos & Read Her Miss World Q&A

Sunday, September 18, 2011

The ‘Real’ Shame of Rape

Saturday, September 17, 2011

ARISE Made in Africa – Spring 2012: Pierre-Antoine Vettorello

ARISE Made in Africa – Spring 2012: KLûK CGDT

ARISE Made in Africa – Spring 2012: Jewel by Lisa presents “Vintage Love”

ARISE Made in Africa – Spring 2012: Tsemaye Binitie

ARISE Made in Africa – Spring 2012: Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi presents “Labour of Love”

ARISE Made in Africa – Spring 2012: Bunmi Koko presents “Allure Of The Sirens”

ARISE Made in Africa – Spring 2012: Asibelua presents “African Kaleidoscope”

Friday, September 16, 2011

BN Hot Topic: How Much Pressure are we Under to Succeed?

All of the Lights! BN Red Carpet Fab at the ARISE Made in Africa Show at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York

GUINNESS VIP™ Presents An Evening With Roy Keane & Marcel Desailly – 19th & 20th September 2011

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Africa Takes Over NYC! Fashionistas, Style Sightings, Fashion Shows & All the Scoop from the Spring 2012 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week So Far

Nigeria’s Polo Queen: Meet 23-Year Old Uneku Atawodi, The World’s Only Active Black Female Professional Polo Player

BN Prose: When Things Took a Turn by Fisayo Talabi

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Rest in Peace MC Loph, Hip-Life Musician Obiajulu Nwaozor dies after tragic accident

The BOLD and the Beautiful – The BlackBerry Bold 9900 lands in Nigeria

The 2011 Best Of Nollywood (BON) Awards hosted by Ini Edo & Tee-A – Nominees List & “Best Kiss” Special Award

Adewunmi Oyekanmi & Olisa Adibua of the Beat 99.9FM release joint video statement

Tiffany Amber makes London Fashion Week Debut with “Siren of the Nile” This Weekend

New Video: Overdose – I Can’t Shout

The Golden Ticket

BN Premiere: Jesse Jagz – Demo

BN Exclusive: “The Biggest Misconception About Me Since BBA has to be My True Identity”: Vina Longpet, BBA Amplified Finalist, Sets the Record Straight!

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Vivid Colour Blocks, Bold Stripes & Fresh Florals! Find Out What’s New at Mango Nigeria

It’s Your Boy Wizzy! Nigerian Music Star Wizkid covers the new issue of Vanguard Allure

Ini Edo & Bryan Okwara headline “I’ll Take My Chances” – World Premiere in Uyo on the 24th of September 2011

New Video: Adol – Different

The 2011 Exquisite Lady of the Year (ELOY) Awards – Matse Uwatse, Aisha Augie-Kuta, Bola Obileye, Eva Alordiah & Many More Outstanding Women Nominated

Call for Entries: Guerilla Basement Calls for Cancer Awareness Short Fiction Entries

BN Bytes: Mo’Hits Freestyle on the Tim Westwood Show – Video

This Time for Africa! Angolan Beauty Queen Leila Lopes wins the 2011 Miss Universe crown

Monday, September 12, 2011 presents the 1st Annual NotJustOk Music Concert – 17th December 2011

BN Bytes: Step Into Nollywood Star Uche Jombo’s Closet – Watch the Video Here

New Music: Yung6ix – Oh My Gosh (OMG)

Celebrating Nigerian Fashion Pioneer & Philanthropist Folurunsho Alakija at 60!

MegaCare Launch Cocktail – 16th September 2011

Tolu Odukoya is “Gifted & Proud”! Pastor Bimbo Odukoya’s daughter collaborates with Onyeka Onwenu for her music debut

‘Blouse Closet’ – ALALI Boutique presents 20 Piece Blouse Range

Banky W & Sasha present “Me & My Samsung” – Check Out the Video & Download the Song

Adewunmi Oyekanmi’s Ordeal at the Beat 99.9FM, Olisa Adibua’s Apology – What Happens Next?

Sunday, September 11, 2011

10 Years Later, the World Pays Tribute to the Dearly Departed of 9/11

Très Bien Events presents “The Event Show” – Port Harcourt’s Premiere Vendor Showcase

Friday, September 09, 2011

Showstoppers! Our African Beauty Queens show off their National Costumes at the 2011 Miss Universe pageant

The Making – Shoot 4 – “Grecian Sexy Siren”: Rouge Vallari by ChiChi Iyiegbuniwe

BN Making It!: The Petroleum Engineer-Beauty Entrepreneur, Gbemisola Ogunyomi of the Aesthetics Beauty & Fashion Company

BN Hot Topic: Are You a ‘Stalker’?

BN Bytes: Everybody Loves Ice Prince! – Album Drops 9-10-11

BN Exclusive: Adol Pulls the ‘Different’ card – Peep Pictures From The Forthcoming Video

Thursday, September 08, 2011

“An All Star Night” – Photos from the 2011 Koko Koncert London

AMAA 2011 Best Film by an African Abroad, “In America” starring Jimmy Jean-Louis Premieres in Lagos

Mean Girls by Eniola Babalola

The Making – Shoot 3 – “Sensuality of Pleats”: Ozora by xee

Before You Take On The Fashion Industry- Do your Homework!

Introducing HiBuzz – Nigerian Movies, Music, TV Shows & Live Events on your PC or any mobile device

New Video: Korkormikor – Delete Them All

Wednesday, September 07, 2011

…And The Crowd Went Wild! Watch the 2011 Afrobeats Festival Video Report

Kouture Afrika & Fashion TV present “The FTV Party & Fashion Show” – 10th September 2011

BN Red Carpet Fab: 2011 Elite Model Look Nigeria Finale

BN Exclusive Premiere: DJ Neptune Feat. Ice Prince, YQ & Shank – This Gbedu Reloaded

The Making – Shoot 2 – “Down the Aisle”: Suchille Clothings by Priscilla Best

Toju Foyeh & HVS by Bukola Are to Unveil S/S 12 Collection at New York Fashion Week

Be the Next Queen Ambassador! The 2011 Miss Nigeria Competition – Enter Now

Wife, Mum, TV Host, VJ…The List Goes On – Tana Adelana tells BN how she does it!

Nigerian Singer Eva is now “Evaezi” – New Look, New Sound – Find Out Why

Lynxxx & Friends Take Lagos – Watch the Tour Video Diaries Here

Introducing Bluloft – “The Fashion Obsessed Corporation”

BN Bytes: Karen Igho, Big Brother Amplified Winner chats with the Associated Press about “Nigeria’s Reality Show Success”

Tuesday, September 06, 2011

BN Bytes: Stephanie Okereke for Kanekalon Hair – Watch the TV Commercial Here

All The Scoop From NY: M.I, Waje, Susan Peters & Many More Shine at the 2011 Nigeria Entertainment Awards

The Making – Shoot 1 – ‘Fresh Out’: WADES by Wale Adesina

BN Download: Vivi – The World War III Mixtape

Show Dem Camp’s “The Dreamer Project” Hits The Streets — September 10th 2011

New Music: Alejo – Let Me Hold You

Chef Fregz™ Redefines Pasta At Café Licious, Opebi

Fati Asibelua of Momo launches new luxury label ASIBELUA – First Look Exclusively on BN

BN Cuisine: Food and Emotions

Monday, September 05, 2011

Toast to That with Tiwa, Banky W & eLDee! Photos from the Hennessy Artistry 2011 Media Launch

“How Stupidity Saved My Life” by Okechukwu Ofili

BN Exclusive: Behind The Scenes Pictures From Chykay’s ‘Drama’ Video Shoot

Fashionable Knits In Style!

‘I Didn’t Know He Was Going To Come’ — D’banj Talks With Tim Westwood About Kanye West’s Appearance At The Koko Concert

William Okpo Fall/Winter 2011 Collection- The Lookbook

New Music: Saeon – My Man

New Video: POPE Feat Shaydee – Let Me

BN Prose: Changing Clouds by Adeola Adeyemo

Sunday, September 04, 2011

Sammy Okposo, Jamila Umar Nagudu, Funke Akindele & Kunle Afolayan shine as Globacom launches Glo Flexi dynamic tariff – New Plan offers up to 99% discount on calls

P-Square, Wizkid, Basketmouth & Ice Prince “bring the house down” in London! Exclusive Photos from the 2011 Afrobeats Festival

The Next Catwalk Queen! Chinwe Princess Ejere wins the 2011 Elite Model Look Nigeria Competition

Saturday, September 03, 2011

Today, A New Top Model Will Emerge – 2011 Elite Model Look Nigeria – View the Final Campaign Photos

Lynxxx & Friends Tour in Ibadan – Watch the “Uncensored” Video Diary

Friday, September 02, 2011

M.I’s Loopy Music presents Ruby – Listen to her debut single “Okay”

BN Prose: My Name is Jos by Onomarie Uriri

Meet IBK: The ‘Dreamer’ who Conquered Don Jazzy’s #Enigma

BN Hot Topic: To Cohabit or Not

Castles In The Air, A Play by Beeta Universal Arts Foundation with Theatre @ Terra

New Video: Christine Feat Skales – Mary Jane

New Music: Sossick Feat D’Prince – Kosofo

Thursday, September 01, 2011

“Africa’s Richest Man” Aliko Dangote gets quizzed by 4 young & enterprising Africans on MTV Base Meets…with MTN – Watch the Episode Here

Wizkid, Seun Kuti, D’banj (or None of the Above) – Who Will Win the 2011 MOBO Awards Best African Act Prize?

House Of Silk 50% Discount Sallah Sales Shopping Event

BN Bytes: D’Prince is Here! Check Out His New Graffiti Themed Photoshoot

G Muzik Entertainment & Beat FM Presents The Football Theme Party Jersey Fresh

BN Exclusive: eLDee, Banky W & Tiwa Savage present the Hennessy Artistry 2011 Theme Song – Listen & #TitleTheTrack

60 Pounds Lighter! Lanre Aluko-Olokun shares his remarkable weight-loss story

Sent From My BlackBerry: Just Say Amen!

New Music: DJ Zeez – Take It Eazy

For the Moguls & Mogulettes! StyleMania Magazine presents “The Investment Issue” with Cover Star Funmi Iyanda, Asa, Seun Kuti & More