Bella Naija Archive for January 2012

Monday, January 30, 2012

Rocking in Enugu! P-Square, Wizkid, Duncan Mighty, Flavour N’Abania, Ice Prince at the Coal City’s “Road Block” Show

BN Bytes: Bez to debut video for “That Stupid Song” on BET’s 106 & Park – First-Ever African Video to World Premiere on the Show

BN Exclusive: All the HOT Shots from Mo’Cheddah’s Graduation Party at Hush in Lagos

MTN Project Fame West Africa Season 4 Flashback – The Style Part 1

A Day Out for Lagos & Abuja Divas! Photos from “Divas Day Out” Fashion & Hair Collection Show in Lagos & Abuja

The Fusion Lifestyle Quarterly Shopping Event Heads to Lagos! Just in Time for Valentine’s Day Gifts – 12th February 2012

A Gathering to Rekindle Friendships! Sasha, Karen, Toolz, Denrele, Lami, Yinka Davies & More at “Baileys Spoil Your Friends Day” Event in Lagos

The Debut Lookbook! Maureen Ikem Sunny Rose presents its Spring/Summer 2012 Collection Lookbook

The Politics of the Nigerian Media

From Baking Club to Change Agency – “Bake For Change” Ladies Take On a Journey of Touching Lives

New Video: Lynxxx feat. Enze – Ice Cream Factory

TW Magazine kick starts 2012 with a “New Look” Asa, Ice Prince & Celebrity New Year Resolutions in its January Issue

Sunday, January 29, 2012

It’s Going Down in South Africa- Wine Tasting, The Gold Reef & A Whole lot of Fun!

Saturday, January 28, 2012

BN Saturday Celebrity Interview: “BlackBerry Babes” Star Oge Okoye celebrates 10 years in Nollywood – Talks to BN about Success, Marriage & More

Friday, January 27, 2012

Straight from the Headlines! – What Everyone was Talking About This Week

The 1st Episode of 2012! “The Big Friday Show” is back on MTV Base & STV with the UK Invasion Episode

On Set with TolumiDE as she shoots her new video – “For Me” | Behind The Scenes Photos & Video Teaser

BN Hot Topic: When To Do the ‘Do’?

With ♥ from LPM! The January 2012 Edition of Le Petit Marché takes place at L’Espace – 29th January 2012

Contemporary Vintage Label Virgos Lounge releases “Glam Grundge” Collection

“Vintage Baby”- All Things Retro, Glam and Revamped!

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

BN Exclusive: Superstar Comedian Basketmouth – the Musician? Listen to his first single as ODDZ “Where You Dey” feat. Wizkid & eLDee

ARISE releases Issue 14 & prepares for “Colossal” ARISE Magazine Fashion Week 2012! 6 Days, 50 Designers, Supermodels & More

D’banj claps back with a new video for “Entertainer” & preps for his New York Concert

New Video: 2Face – Raindrops

BN Exclusive: Drugs, Alcohol & HIV – Tonto Dikeh stars in “My Life My Damage” – First View of the Official Video Teaser

New Video: Chidinma – Kedike

Fun, Excitement & loads of Shopping at the December Edition of LPM: The Grand Marché – View the Photos of the Elaborate Shopping Fiesta at the GET Arena

BN Bargains: Win A World Class Lunch at BhEERHUGZ Cafe

Ladies Go Loud! Snapshots of Omawumi, Tiwa Savage, Nneka, Toolz & many more at the LoudNProud Live Series

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

BN Exclusive: Big Brother Africa DOUBLES Up! This Time, It’s All About Pairs & A Mega $300,000 Prize

BN Prose: Crystal Vapours by Yane K

BN Collection to Closet: Jewel by Lisa | JBL in Essence Magazine’s February 2012 Issue

Phyllis Taylor of Sika Designs launches the Bow Boutique in Accra – Your Invitation & the Blossom Collection Lookbook

BN Exclusive: In Loving Memory of her Mother, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde’s Foundation OYEP gives 20 Widows AMAZING Makeovers – Must See Photos!

Monday, January 23, 2012

The Youth Empowerment & ICT Foundation presents a 5-day Workshop on ICT Entrepreneurship for Nigerian Youth – Register Today

37th State premieres Bolaji Kekere-Ekun’s short film “Nkiru” in Lagos – Exclusive Photos from the Premiere

“Nigerian Kings of Comedy” – Basketmouth, I Go Dye, Bovi, Buchi, Dan D Humurous & Senator Take Over London & Manchester – 12th & 14th February 2012

Fantastic Four! Nigerian Quadruplets Graduate Same Day from Warwick University with Masters Degrees

Dencia the “Super Girl” – Listen to Her Brand New Single!

BN Making It!: Ones to “Watch” – Meet Brand Managers by Day & Wristwatch Company Entrepreneurs – Busola Akomolede and Bola Anibaba of Dat-AC

Saturday, January 21, 2012

BN Saturday Celebrity Interview: From TV to the Big Screen, Meet Nigeria’s New Heartthrob Joseph Benjamin

Thursday, January 19, 2012

A Delicious Cake Auction to Support Education! Photos from Bluberry Cakes’ Annual Cake Sale & Exhibition in Asaba

Calabar Crowns a New Tourism Ambassador! Photos & Scoop from the 2011 Carnival Calabar Pageant at Studio Tinapa

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Presenting “Terra Firma”! The Spring/Summer 2012 Collection by Mina Evans – Lookbook & Backstage Video

BN Wedding Belles! 10 BN Brides Tell Us All About Why They Said Yes to Their Dream Dresses

What Underwear Taught Me About Customer Service

Dating Nigerian and Proud!

Wed Magazine presents Nigeria’s Largest Wedding Exhibition – WED Expo Lagos 2012

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Richard Mofe Damijo Survives Ghastly Car Accident

Monday, January 16, 2012

BN Prose: Rita’s Curve by Nkem Awachie

Friday, January 13, 2012

Visiting The Bereaved 101

BN Hot Topic: How Will the ‘Occupation’ End?

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

BN Prose: In Your Face by Ada Arinze

Subsidize Me

The Breakout Music Star of 2012? You Decide! Watch Davido’s Brand New Video “Dami Duro”

Occupy Pictures from Days 1 and 2

Saturday, January 07, 2012

Vote Today! Support Nigeria’s Saeon on MTV Brand New for 2012

Glam Up with HAIRVEN! Photos from the HAIRVEN Glam Up Project Launch in UNILAG

BN Saturday Celebrity Interview: “The Small Girl who rocked the Big Show!” Chidinma Ekile, MTN Project Fame West Africa 3 Winner speaks on her journey to real FAME

#OccupyNigeria – The London Rally – Watch the Video Here

The Future Awards Symposium for Young & Emerging Leaders Postponed Due to National Labour Strike

Friday, January 06, 2012

Meet Ngoli “NGO” Okafor: Two Time Golden Glove Winner and the Most Downloaded African American Black Male Model- Exclusive Pictures and Interview

Violent Photographs: To Post or not to Post

Aspiring Make-Up Artist? Divaz Make-Up & Hair Studio presents Divaz 2-Week Beauty Workshop in Abuja

“Fuel Subsidy is a Government, Not a Personal Decision” – Official Statement from the Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Must Watch Video! First Preview of “The Meeting” – Starring Rita Dominic, Femi Jacobs, Linda Ejiofor, Jide Kosoko, Kate Henshaw & Nse Ikpe Etim

Thursday, January 05, 2012

A Young Woman Soaring With Wings! Meet Nigerian Commercial Pilot, Imoleayo Adebule – Flying the Skies at 23

A Short Film “SUBSIDY” by Capital Dreams Pictures & Team Capital

BN Bytes: From Beauty Queen to Mum of 2! MBGN 2002 Chinenye Ochuba-Akinlade gives birth to a baby boy

BN Exclusive: Inside Ghanaian Superstar Majid Michel’s 2012 Calendar!

Events This Weekend: The 2012 Maiden Edition

Wednesday, January 04, 2012

BN Prose: Who Will Stand For Us? by Aderonke Williams-Adeosun

Solution Media & Infotech Limited gives Nigeria a glimpse of the 22nd Century! Photos from the “Futuristic” Exhibition

Heating Up our TV Screens in 2012! Big Brother Africa announces its 7th Season – Will a Nigerian Win Once Again?

BN Bytes: Oge Okoye & Jim Iyke make the iROKOtv Nollywood Ambassador List – Exclusive Photos

BN Exclusive: Roberto Cavalli & Vogue Italia Editor-In-Chief Franca Sozzani visit Nigeria’s Fashion Capital – Lagos

Tuesday, January 03, 2012


Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde joins international A-List Actors Keira Knightley, Jeremy Irons, Patrick Stewart & Patricia Clarkson for Amnesty International’s “Art for Amnesty” Global Project

Monday, January 02, 2012

Leaving Nothing to Chance in 2012! Susan Peters takes control of her image with new Website, Photos & Showreel

BN Exclusive: Nigeria Fuel Subsidy Removal – The Photos You Must See!

BN Bytes: Time to Jupa! Nigerian Star J Martins & Nnezi Diana Mbila say their traditional “I Dos”

Who Is…Iye

New Music: DJ Humility feat. Squeeze – Drum and Bass

Star Lager Beer Set To Give Out 20 Apple iPads In Jingle Competition

Davido, Lynxxx, Don Jazzy & Wizkid rock with Beautique! Photos from the Star-Studded Launch of Beautique Online

The Return of the “Oga Boss”! IllBliss releases “Illyminate” feat. Tha Suspekt

Sunday, January 01, 2012

New Video: Sauce Kid feat. Davido – Carolina

Who’s Hot & Who’s Not? Mercy Johnson, Tonto Dikeh, Patience Ozokwor strike a pose as iROKOtv presents its Nollywood Ambassadors

Cost of Living in Nigeria Likely to Rise Dramatically as Fuel Subsidy is Officially Removed! Share Your Thoughts

Happy New Year ~ Welcome to 2012!

New Year’s Treat! Brymo presents his debut video “Ara”

First Step to the Altar! Nigerian Rap Star Naeto C & Nicole Chukwueke officially “Introduced” – Photos