Bella Naija Archive for October 2011

Friday, October 28, 2011

You are cordially invited for the opening of Owambe, Aso-Ebi and The Politics of Dress exhibition by Jide Alakija

New Music: GB Slowz feat. Cabo Snoop – Kamon My Gal

BN Photo Stories: Waste, Wealth and the Burden of a City

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Sunny Rose

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Exclamations Couture by FAB

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Maki Oh

The 2011 Next Movie Star Reality Show is Here! Check Out the 16 Lucky Contestants

Mr Nigeria 2011 Competition: Meet The Contestants

Thursday, October 27, 2011

People, Fashion & Fabulosity from Day 1 of the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Phunk Afrique

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Koketso Chiepe

MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2011: Xclamations

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Joansu Jewellery Releases “Travel Inspired” Resort Collection | Launches Website

Zed-Eye To Debut at Britain and Ireland’s Next Top Model Live 2011

Le Petit Marché’s 30th Edition is Here! – The GET Arena – 30th October 2011

Get your costumes on for the “Hot Halloween Party” – 29th October 2011

Random Thoughts from Asa’s “Eye Adaba”

Experience the Best of Comedy with Basketmouth, Julius Agwu, Gandoki, Bovi, I go dye & many more at Laffs n Jamz Independence Edition – 29th October 2011

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

BN Celebrity Weddings: Nigerian crooner Obiora “Obiwon” Agu weds Nkechi Obioma Ezeife

Engaged – He “Put A Ring On It!” Nigerian Rapper Ikechukwu proposes to Sarah Ofili – She Said Yes!

It’s a Wrap! MTN Power Of 10 Concert Series Ends with a Thrilling BANG in Ibadan & Lagos

Double Goodbye on Glo Naija Sings as Precious & AM Ok Exit the Stage! Who’s Got Your Vote This Week?

Fans, Friends & the Minister for Youth Development – Photos from 2Face Idibia’s Y! Magazine Autograph Session

Ageing Lies

BN Exclusive: Glam Outtakes from Ini Edo’s Noble Hair Ad Campaign Shoot

Monday, October 24, 2011

New Video: Faze – Am In The Mood

It’s Going to Be HOT! South African Beauty Dineo Moeketsi & Nigerian Star Banky W announced as hosts of the 2011 Channel O Music Video Awards

Which Hottie Will Win This Time? Mr Nigeria 2011 seeks a successor for Kenneth Okolie & Bryan Okwara

Develop your Make-Up Skills & Win a One-on-One Make-Up Session with Genevieve Nnaji at the MUD Academy

Wow! Connect & Sixth Sense present the Wow! Shopping Fair – 29th to 30th October 2011

Star Power at the NotJustOk Concert! Experience the Mo’Hits Crew, Banky W, Choc Boiz, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage & More LIVE at the NotJustOk Concert – 17th December 2011

Treasure Chest Fall 2011 Collection- The Lookbook

‘Fall Into Colour’: Kastle Designs Fall 2011 Collection- The Lookbook

Africa Fashion Week 2011: Maki Oh

BN Red Carpet Fab: 2011 Headies

The EX-Periment!

Meet the Pink 4! Toolz, Adesuwa, Kate & Tewa advocate for Breast Cancer Awareness with Vanguard Allure

America’s Next Top Model star Aminat Ayinde stars in “Vintage Love” – Spring 2012 Lookbook for Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi

2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week Kicks Off This Week – View the Schedule & Buy Your Tickets Today

Kogsy Sugarcraft Centre presents the 6th Annual Cake & Sugarcraft Exhibition – 27th to 28th October 2011

Sunday, October 23, 2011

The 2011 Headies – 2Face Idibia, Wizkid, Dr SID, M.I, Darey, Ice Prince & Sir Shina Peters rule the Winners List!

Saturday, October 22, 2011

You are Invited to “Beyond the Runway” – The Open Exhibition at the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion and Design Week

Join AY, Gordons, Elenu & others at The AY Show Comedy Crusade London Invasion – 19th November 2011

Love to Love You: Bolarin Biobaku & Olushile Okunowo Wed

Friday, October 21, 2011

Living La Dolce Vita! A Peek into Comedian AY Makun’s “Sweet Life”

Ini the Diva! Fabulous Ini Edo at the 2011 Noble Hair Show

BN Exclusive: Genevieve Nnaji rocks Dolce & Gabbana, meets Christian Louboutin & hangs out with Rosario Dawson at the 6th Annual Raisa Gorbachev Foundation Gala

Family Fun in Abuja! The Abuja Family Fair – 26th November 2011

Dating Options: The Nigerian Factor

Stephanie Okereke & Bez display their “style edge” in the October 2011 issue of Complete Fashion Magazine

Africa Fashion Week 2011- Day 1 | A Recap

Thursday, October 20, 2011

New Video: Dr SID – When the Song Comes On

Africa Fashion Week 2011- Stefania Morland

Africa Fashion Week 2011- Mataano

The WOW D.I.V.A.S Give Back! Photos from the “Straight Talk” Breast Cancer Seminar & “Reflections” Anniversary Dinner

BN Exclusive: Lagos Style Week 2011 – Meet the Designers

Africa Fashion Week Kicks Off Today! Who Will Amaze & Live Up to Your Expectations!

Savour the Good Life! Win VIP Tickets, CDs & Polos from BellaNaija & Hennessy Artistry 2011

On Becoming a Man: Making & Breaking Habits

Morsi PR presents a Beauty & the Feast Exhibition – the “Fablane Edition” – 23rd October 2011

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

1K for Cancer Update: The Story so far and the Role of Social Media

BN Hot Topic: Marriage Financial Wars!

Great Music has No Substitute! Asa, Jimmy Dludlu & Pamela Williams LIVE at the Smooth 98.1FM “Love Music, Love Life” Luxury Concert

BN Bargains: 5% Discount Off Halloween Costumes from QBox | 5% Discount Off Halloween Costumes from Femme Fatale | Win Tickets to the AY Show Comedy Crusade London

Sauce Kid & Davido – Photos from Industry Night – The “Carolina” Edition

Watch the 2011 BET Hip-Hop Awards – Nigerian Cypher – Male & Female

Another Celebrity Baby! It’s a Baby Girl for Beauty Queen Stephanie & Footballer Kalu Uche

Family Ties, Drugs & Drama! Tade Ogidan’s New Blockbuster “Family on Fire” premieres in London this November

New Video: 2Face Idibia – Outside

New Video: Chelle – Opon Ti Sun

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

BN Exclusive: Nollywood Star Mike Ezuruonye & his wife Keke welcome their first child – a baby boy!

Aisha Obuobi Readies to Unveil Fall Collection- ‘Talensi’ + Her Open Letter to the Christie Brown Woman

Flavour N’Abania, Lizha James, Cabo Snoop, Ice Prince, L-Tido & a host of African music stars set to perform at the 2011 Channel O Music Video Awards

Must Watch Video! “Oliver Don Twist” by AREA

Shop the World from Nigeria – Get 20% Off at Veniviici

Bye Lynn! Meet the Lucky 7 – Who Are You Voting For This Week On Glo Naija Sings?

Alexander Amosu’s OK! Nigeria Magazine announces “Top Job” reality show

Lifestyles of the Rich & the Famous! Wizkid, Bracket, Banky W at DJ Jimmy Jatt’s Birthday Bash

RIP Mofya Chisenga – 28 year old Zambian Beauty Queen passes away due to complications after childbirth

Nigerian Federal Government sponsors YouWiN! Business Plan Competition for Young Nigerians – Apply Today

No Need to Break the Bank! Attend the Just Weddings “Your Fabulous Wedding at a Discounted Price” Event – 23rd October 2011

BN Bytes: Ikechukwu & Sarah Ofili’s Romantic Birthday Surprise

Celebrating Our Musical Elders – Watch “FELA Lives!” – Elder’s Corner Tribute

New Video: Sheyman feat. eLDee & Skales – My Money (Remix)

2Face Live: Buckwyld & Breathless Concert at the O2 Arena – 6th November 2011

New Video: Konga feat. Olamide – E Wo Won

Nominees Announced for Africa Fashion Awards 2011- Jewel by Lisa, Maki Oh & Christie Brown Make The List!

Monday, October 17, 2011

Jim Iyke kicks off his Mogul Plan with New Clothing Line “Untamed Closet” – Exclusive Photos from the Ad Campaign

Come Party with Davido, Vina & Vector at the Pulse Port Harcourt Party – 20th October 2011

Regis & Kelly? NOPE! Mofe Duncan & Joy Isi Bewaji host “The Breakfast Show on HiTV”

People.Passion.Glamour at the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week & Awards – Find Out Who Is Showing!

New Music: M.A.K feat. Matronomy – Ja Lo Koro

2Face on the Throne? Nigerian superstar 2Face Idibia, Matse Uwatse, Aisha Augie-Kuta & More in the new issue of Y! Magazine

BN Exclusive: Sneak Peek – Monalisa Chinda as the 2011 Port Harcourt Carnival Queen

PLAID or TARTAN; Chic Tartan-Fashion To “UP”-Your Style Credibility!

New Music: Mo’Cheddah – See Me feat. Phenom

From Big Brother Nigeria to the Music Studio: Cisca presents her debut single “Diva”

Generate Revenue for Your Business – Google Nigeria introduces business opportunity to dynamic Nigerian IT entrepreneurs & companies

10,000 Women Initiative: Apply for Goldman Sachs Women’s Enterprise & Leadership (WEL) Program

All the Fabulous Shopping Action from the September 2011 Edition Of Le Petit Marché – Photos & Scoop from LPM

Newton & David presents the “Spectacular Event Expo” – 27th to 29th October 2011

BN Bytes: Toast To The Good Life – Video Highlights From Hennessy Artistry Lagos VIP Night Out

Friday, October 14, 2011

Apply Today – ThistlePraxis Consulting presents the “Effective CSR Reporting For Media Professionals” Training Programme

BN Photo Stories: Breaking A Sweat on the Streets

BN Prose: The Brassiere by Elnathan John

BN Hot Topic: Trapped In The Friend Zone

Rebirth Launches ‘YOU’ Collection- The Lookbook

Forbes 40 Most Powerful Celebrities In Africa – Chinua Achebe, Didier Drogba, Akon & Don Jazzy make the cut

Who Is…Gloria Maduka

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Benin, London, Jozi & Lagos “Queens” – Head to the 2011 Miss Nigeria Zonal Castings For Your Chance To Be The Next Queen Ambassador

“Love Within a Storm”: Mercy Johnson & Prince Odi Okojie – A BellaNaija Weddings Exclusive Feature

BN Bytes: “Celebrity Servers” Richard Mofe Damijo, Mo’Cheddah, OC Ukeje & Sammie Okposo give back at the Pink Pearl Foundation’s “Pink Kitchen”

BN Photo Stories: Meet the “Three Musketeers”

Nigerian Men “Carrying” Last!

BN Bytes: Nollywood Actress Susan Peters’ Sassy Promo Shots

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Vote Today: The 2011 Black Entertainment Film Fashion Television and Arts – BEFFTA UK Awards

The Entrepreneurial Scientist: Meet Yemi Adesokan – Innovator, CEO & a TR35 2011 Winner

Shave Your Hair for Art, Style or Money – Mercy Johnson, Stella Damasus & Adaora Ukoh Did It, Would You?

Chioma Chukwuka-Akpotha & John Dumelo star in “The Past Came Calling” by Ruke Amata – View the Trailer

New Music: Waje feat. J Martins – Na The Way

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Nigeria ranked 41st (of 53) by 2011 Ibrahim Index of African Governance | Ghana – 7th, South Africa – 5th

BN Bytes: The Fabulous Life of Caroline Danjuma

Caires Grooming Agency presents the Miss Heritage Nigeria Beauty Pageant 2011

Real Dutch Wax for a Real Nigerian Beauty Queen – Vlisco partners with the 2011 Miss Nigeria Competition

BN Red Carpet Fab: Ice Prince E.L.I Album Launch Concert

“Lace” This Beat & Perform on Stage with Ikechukwu at the Smirnoff Midnight Circus

Monday, October 10, 2011

New Video: Tiwa Savage – Love Me, Love Me, Love Me

BN Music PREMIERE: Chidinma – Kedike (Heartbeat) | Run Dia Mouth

Out Goes Oluwakemi! Which of the Top 8 Contestants is Your Pick on Glo Naija Sings? Vote TODAY

Journey from Port Harcourt to Abuja then Lagos – Watch the 2011 MTN LFDW/British Council Audition Show

The “Damage” Tour Hits the US! Uche Jombo, Tonto Dikeh & Kalu Ikeagwu in Staten Island & Minneapolis

Zinkata’s Styling Adventures: ‘Rebellion’ by Prima Rouge

Misan Rewane Did It, Now You Can Receive a Full Scholarship to the Harvard Business School’s MBA Programme sponsored by 7Up Nigeria

BN Bytes: First Look – Ini Edo’s Noble Hair Ad

40’s Glamour! Be Allured by the Utilitarian Fashion of the War-Decade!

BN Bytes: Ex-Beauty Queen, Now Footballer’s Wife/Actress – Stephanie Kalu-Uche shows off her beautiful baby bump

Strictly for Gbogbo Bigz Boyz & Girlz! BN Exclusive Photos from the Lagos Premiere of “The Return of Jenifa”

MTN Power Of 10 Concert Takes Benin, Owerri & Ilorin – All the Photos & Scoop

Shine Baby, Shine!

Toast to the Good Life: Photos From the Hennessy Artistry Lagos VIP Night with Banky W, eLDee, Tiwa Savage, Tee-Y Mix & Denrele

BN Bytes: Joke Silva, Yinka Davies, Tayo Shonekan & Toni Tones represent “Gorgeous at Every Age” in Vanguard Allure

Friday, October 07, 2011

Disabled, Still I Stand- A Story of Hope

Notes from TW Magazine’s “The Phoenix Gala: Celebrating Matriarchs & Protégés” Brunch

Thursday, October 06, 2011

GTBank introduces FASTTRACK

Time for a “New Life”, Mr Kool is Back with 2 New Singles feat. 2Face & Ice Prince

The Blockbuster Movie of 2012? Perhaps! Ramsey, Ini, Gene, Monalisa & Uti shoot “Weekend Getaway”

Our Wedding Story: Chika Umeh & Jackson Ike

Apply for the 2011 Unilever Nigeria Future Leaders Programme (Graduate Trainee Programme)

The Reign Of Tassels, Feathers & Lace!

Steve Jobs & Tayo Aderinokun Made Their Mark….What’s YOUR Legacy?

True Love Stands the Test of Time! Exclusive Photos from Joke Silva’s 50th Birthday & Emotional Vow Renewal with Olu Jacobs

You’ve Seen Her on the Red Carpet, Now Check Out Her Video – Dencia presents “Beri Beri”

New Video: Naeto C – 5 & 6

BN Bytes: Susan Peters celebrates her NAFCA win in “sequined style” with celeb friends in Lagos

Correcting the Cycle: The Role of Nigerian Men

BN Prose: Moses Abednego by Abby Beckley

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

Wizkid & Tinie Tempah Win at the 2011 MOBO Awards

Accelerate Your Career – Join the “Go Full Speed” Strategy Masterclass for Young Professionals – 15th October 2011

FAB Magazine marks Issue 7 with the “Power Issue”

“Beyonce – President’s Daughter”, “Lady Gaga”, Now…”Destiny’s Child” – New Ghanaian Movie Raises Questions

Road to Miss World: MBGN World 2011 Sylvia Nduka Strikes A Pose

Photos from the MTN “Power Of 10″ Concerts in Makurdi, Enugu, Abuja & Port Harcourt

It’s a (Star Studded) Jonzing World! Naeto C, Toolz, Wande Coal, Wizkid at the Launch of D’Prince’s Club JONZING

Nollywood Meets Hollywood for “Turning Point” – Starring Patience Ozokwor, Lauren London & Jackie Appiah

Male Chivalry: A Bare Necessity

UBA Foundation launches 2011 Scholarship Essay Contest for Nigerian Secondary School Students

New Video: Flavour N’Abania – Adanma

My Breasts and I

People, Clothes, Shoes & Much More at the Fabuloucity Tea Party

Aston Mozie S/S 12 Collection- The Lookbook + Exhibition Video

Tuesday, October 04, 2011

Shop This October at the Mobile Market Independence Sale Event – 8th October 2011

BN Exclusive: Hot or Not? Red Carpet from the 2011 MTN Project Fame West Africa Gala

At Home with the Mandelas? Nelson Mandela’s Granddaughters prep new Reality Show

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Support the 1k4 Cancer Campaign

2 Bugatti Veyrons, 1 Ferrari 599 GTO, 1 Maserati MC12 & 7 More Super Cars worth £5million seized from President of Equatorial Guinea’s home in Paris

From 10 to 9 – Vickiola is OUT! Who Are You Voting for This Week on Glo Naija Sings?

We Can’t Wait To See Omawumi, Flavour, Olamide, Banky W, Waje, Dr. SID & Others Perform at the 2011 Headies – List of Performers & New Promo Photos

BN Bytes: Celeb Babies on Board! Dakore & Lou Akande | Cobhams & Ojuolape Asuquo | Stephanie & Kalu Uche | Kaffy & Joseph Ameh

BN Exclusive: Brandy, D’banj, Joe, Iyanya & More! Photos & All the Scoop from the 2011 MTN Project Fame West Africa Gala

We ♥ U Too! Check Out the Album Cover & Tracklisting for Ice Prince’s Debut – ELI (Everybody Loves Ice Prince)

BN Bytes: New Photos of Funke Akindele in “Jenifa” Mode! ROJ Hits Cinemas This Weekend

Asa’s “Bibanke”: A Narrative Lyrical Analysis

Get Ready to Showcase Your Style: Register for the 2011 Lagos Style Week

“Get Gorgeous” with Uche Jombo in the new issue of Exquisite Magazine

BN Bytes: Nollywood Star Oge Okoye’s 2011 Nollywood & African Film Critics’ Awards Makeover

BN Bridal: Zuhair Murad Bridal 2011

On Becoming a Man: Morning, Afternoon, Night

“Sir, I’m 15″ – Nigerian Illegal Immigrant Border Force UK Video Goes Viral

Monday, October 03, 2011

“Tribal Grandeur” – Moofa presents its Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

The Making – Shoot 6 – “The Heartbroken”: Orange Culture by Adebayo Oke-Lawal

Sunday, October 02, 2011

Experience Fashion Like Never Before @ This Month’s Fashion Lounge – 6th October 2011

Pop A Bottle Of Champagne With Abuja’s Crème de la crème At Mode Demarrage Women & Men 2011-2012 Fashion Show – 22nd October 2011

Saturday, October 01, 2011

A Celebration of Nigeria’s Independence – Photo Story by Mr & Mrs Jones

Bisi Sowemimo: The Nigerian Beauty

New Music: Naeto C – I Gentle O

Sent From My BlackBerry – Independence Day Edition