28 February 2018

Ankara Styles: Vol 98

Toyin Abraham, Nancy Isime, Richard Mofe-Damijo Attend the Premiere Of ‘Disguise”

Nancy Isime
Over the weekend, Nollywood film Disguise premiered at the IMAX Cinemas, Lekki.

The premiere had the cast of the film such as Nancy Isime, IK Ogbonna, Toyin Abraham alongside celebrities like Richard Mofe-Damijo, Daniel K Daniel in attendance.

See photos below:

Do You Believe In Soul Mates?

Do you believe in soul mates? Do you hold the idea that there is one person who is divinely compatible with you? There are approximately 7.5 billion people on Earth. What are the chances of finding your soulmate? What if the person think is your soulmate is already married, dead or haven’t been born yet?

Singer Chidinma Stuns in Newly Released Photos

She releases these pictures anticipating the release of the official video for her latest single Love Me.

See photos below:

WCW: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie born 15 September 1977 is a Nigerian writer of novels, short stories, and nonfiction. In 2008 she was awarded a MacArthur Genius Grant. She was described in the Times Literary Supplement as "the most prominent" of a "procession of critically acclaimed young anglophone authors who is succeeding in attracting a new generation of readers to African literature".

27 February 2018

Best Wedding Planning Advice Every Bride Needs | Wura Manola

In Wura’s latest Vlog episode, she gives her best wedding planning advice (as a former bride, wedding blogger and planner) for those planning their wedding in 2018 and beyond.

Enjoy!

Aso-Ebi Inspiration- Vol #62

How to Start an Online Fashion Business in Nigeria: Top Tips From Adetoke Oluwo CEO SGTCCLOTHING

In this blog post culled from her Instagram page Adetoke Oluwo shares her journey on how she builds, launch and grow a profitable online African print store called Style Goes to Church Clothing.

26 February 2018

Beautiful Video: Hauwa Indimi Shares Her Sister’s Northern Nigerian Wedding

In December, Mairama and Mustafa tied the knot in Maiduguri which was a grand celebration of the Northern and a bit of Chad culture. In this vlog we get tosee the beauty of the Northern wedding experience.

Sophia Momodu Takes Us Through Imade Adeleke’s Natural Haircare Routine in New Vlog

On a new vlog on Sophia Momodu YouTube channel, she takes us through Imade Adeleke’s natural hair care routine.

#BBNaija: My Money Is on Leo To Win – Khloe On ‘Rubbin’ Minds

Speaking on Rubbin’ Minds, Busayo “Khloe” Abiri who was disqualified alongside her partner K.Brule after getting three strikes each, has revealed that she is backing Leo to win this year’s edition because she feels he has genuine plans for the prize.

Watch Part 2 of the Interview Below:

Stylish Monday: What Are Your Gifts and Talents?

 Me: I'm bossy, outspoken, dislike lazy people, analytical, result driven, deadline driven, goal driven, great time management skills, work best under pressure, no nonsense type of attitude, very direct, blunt, factual, great interpersonal communication skills, superb work ethic, and full of ambition.

25 February 2018

Ankara Styles: Vol 97

Watch: Behind the Scenes Video of Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde’s 40th Birthday Photo by Kelechi Amadi-Obi

Renowned photographer Kelechi Amadi- kicks off VLog Series with Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde’s 40th Birthday Photo Shoot Story. The idea was to shoot in and around a private jet to tell the story of her success.

24 February 2018

A Producer Put A Knife to My Neck & Told Me to Strip – Steph Nora Okere On Experiencing Sexual Harassment in Nollywood

Nollywood actress Steph Nora Okere in a chat with Broadway TV talks about how experiencing sexual assault in Nollywood inspired her to set up her NGO. She revealed she was harassed by a popular producer who put a knife to her neck and asked her to strip.

She says she didn’t speak out because she was advised not to and she stopped going for auditions for 2 years because she was traumatized.

Adekunle Gold - IRE (Official Video)

Afro Urban Records presents the official video for "IRE" by Adekunle Gold. Directed by AJE Filmworks.

23 February 2018

Get to Know the Face Behind the Blog and What My Friends Have to Say About Me

Hey lovelies! Today I get to answer 23 questions about myself to help me put more personality in this blog. You also get to read what my friends think of me. This way you can get to know me through my own eyes and the eyes of others. Enjoy!

Tekno - Anyhow (Official Video)

MMMG and Cartel presents the official video for "ANYHOW" by Tekno, OG, Flimzy and Selebobo. Directed by David Anthony.

Nollywood Actress Grace Ama Is A Year Older Today

 To celebrate her new age, the veteran actress shared photos of herself accompanied with the caption below:

Ankara Styles: Vol 96

Bolanle Olukanni, Timini Egbuson, Jemima Osunde at the Premiere of #MTVShugaNaija

 The highly anticipated MTV Shuga Naija Season 6 is premiered last tonight!

The cast and crew of the educational TV series, such as Emmanuel Ikubese, Bolanle Olukanni, Timini Egbuson, Ozzy Agu, , Tope Oshin, Dr Sid, Kiss Daniel, Olumide Oworu, Samantha Walsh and more have been spotted on the green carpet.

See photos below:

22 February 2018

Beginner Friendly Brow Tutorial: How to Achieve Natural Brows by Layefa Beauty

Vimbai Mutinhiri Replaces Toke Makinwa On Ebony TV’s Moments With Mo

Ex-Big Brother Africa contestant, model and TV personality Vimbai Mutinhiri joins co-hosts Bolanle Olukanmi and Laulah Doherty on Moments Nigeria.

Red Carpet Photos from the 2018 BRIT Awards

The 2018 BRIT Awards held at The O2 Arena February 21 in London, England.

The event was attended by Rita Ora, Luke Evans, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, Dua Lipa, Alesha Dixon, Nile Rodgers, Jennifer Hudson, Stormzy, Emma Burton, Ellie Goulding, Justin Timberlake and more.

See the photos below.

New Video: Tiwa Savage – Get It Now

The video was directed by Meji Alabi for JM Films.

Denim Thursday #45

21 February 2018

“We Decided It Was Time to Quietly Close the Record Label Arm of Our Business” – Banky W on Restructuring EME

Banky W shared the news on restructuring of his record label Empire Mates Entertainment (EME) via his Instagram page and the decision to morph it into something else.

EME retains its name, he said, but has become more than a record label, and is instead a media agency focusing on advertising, PR, and talent management.

Their clients at the moment include DJ Xclusive, Ebuka, and Toolz, he continued. He wrote:

Orezi Covers Onobello Magazine’s Latest Issue

Music star Esegine Orezi Allen, popularly known as Orezi is the latest star to cover OnoBello Magazine. In this issue of the magazine, OnoBello is celebrating the fusion of music and fashion.

Cover & Shoot Credits
Editor-in-Chief: Ono Bello (@onodiary)
Photography: Ayo Alasi (@ayoalasi)
Styling: Worldcharming Smart Courage (@infoworldcharming)
Styling Assistant: Seyi Taylor (@seyiitaylor)
Hair: Idowu Oluwatosin (@highdtosin)
Makeup: Olanrewaju Oyeleke (@lekeshades)

WATCH: Zainab Balogun, Rachel Oniga, Omoni Oboli On The Red Carpet With Trybes TV At Premiere Of ‘The Royal Hibiscus Hotel’

Trybes TV was at the event and they caught up with the cast of the film and a few stars who came out to support their colleagues. The Royal Hibiscus Hotel stars Rachel Oniga, Zainab Balogun, Toni Tones, Jide Kosoko, Kenneth Okoli, Kemi Lala Akindoju and much more.


Ankara Styles: Vol 95

20 February 2018

“The Feeling I Get on Stage Is Unexplainable” – Reekado Banks Shares His Experience with EviWestwick

New Media Publishers, Bloggers, PR Consultants & Social Media Influencers at #OPANMC2018

 The Online Publishers Association of Nigeria, OPAN, Nigeria’s premier association of digital/new media publishers and entrepreneurs held its maiden Annual New Media Conference (#OPANMC2018) on February 6th, 2018, at the Wheatbaker hotel in Ikoyi-Lagos.

Aso-Ebi Inspiration- Vol #61

Lupita Nyong’o and Danai Gurira At Blackpanther South Africa Premiere

Hollywood stars Lupita Nyong’o and Danai Gurira attended the premiere of their blockbuster Black Panther in Johannesburg, South Africa on Friday.

The actors were joined by their co-star’s South African actors John Kani and Connie Chiume on the red carpet.

See photos below:

Gabriel Afolayan - AMOKE (Official Video)

19 February 2018

Stylish Monday: Do I Believe All Men Cheat?

A lot of us are from broken homes because our parents cheated, our parent's friends cheated, every guy we've dealt with has cheated and even now our friends are complaining about cheating. So it's not surprising when women say all men cheat. 

15 February 2018

Denim Thursday #44

Dating My Abuser: Stella Damasus Shares Story of Abuse On Vlog “Stella Damusus Diaries”

Nollywood actress Stella Damasus has revisited her abuse story “Dating My Abuser” in a new episode of her blog “Stella Damasus Diaries.” In the new episode of her vlog, Damasus has urged women to recognised when they’re been mentally abused, to share their stories and not put up with it.

14 February 2018

Watch Dolapo Sijuwade and Husband Adegbite’s Q&A Tag in New Vlog

‘Tis the season of love and in the spirit of Valentine’s Day, media personality Dolapo Sijuwade and her husband Prince Adegbite are doing a fun Q & A tag.


Watch | How to Brand Yourself & Become A Brand Influencer by Sharon Ojong

Do you have the potential and power to impact your followers’ thoughts, actions and purchase? What tools do you need to equip yourself with to become an influencer and make money off social media? Watch this video as Sharon got you covered!

Ankara Styles: Vol 92

13 February 2018

The Five Stages of Grief We Go Through

These are actually the 5 stages of grief when mourning the loss of a loved one, a break-up but acclimating your mind to reject the lies you've been told all of your life is a very similar process.

Aso-Ebi Inspiration- Vol #60

Watch Fitness Expert Amara Kanu’s 10-Minute Beginners Workout for Women

An easy home-workout for women, tailor-made to help mums reduce tums, tone arms and reduce cellulite on thighs.

Jason Njoku’s Inspiring Tribute to ex Konga Boss Sim Shagaya

 Tribute to ex Konga Boss Sim Shagaya
Doing business in an unpredictable economy like Nigeria can be a daunting task and experts from around the world seem to agree on this.

In the last few months, online shopping mall faced a lot of challenges  Konga’s founder and CEO Sim Shagaya resigned January 2016, after being appointed by its investors, as the new chairman by the Board of Directors.

12 February 2018

Waje Talks Being A Single Mum, Love & New Business Ventures on This Episode Of “Rubbin Minds”

On a new episode of Rubbin Minds, singer Waje speaking to host, Oscar Oyinsan reveals that she and Omawumi own a production company and that they have shot their first film together, which will soon be released.

Watch below:

MCM: Billionaire Richard Branson

Richard Branson (born 18 July 1950) is an English business magnate, investor and philanthropist. He founded the Virgin Group, which controls more than 400 companies.

Stylish Monday: Do unto Others as You Would Have Done unto You

 Seems so straight forward but we forget everyday how important it is. Regardless of whatever characteristics or realities we feel separate us from other people we often lose sight of the fact that we are all, in essence the same.

9 February 2018

Types of Women You Should NEVER Hurt by Derrick Jaxn

Men just be mindful of women's heart and yours will be protected as well. Us Ladies must guard our hearts cause some of these men don't care!

8 February 2018

Reuben Abati: Of Drowning Men and National Security

Jimoh Moshood, the current Police Public Relations officer in Abuja is probably the most unprofessional occupier of that office since 1999.  His lack of professionalism and ready capacity to perpetually say the wrong thing at the right time is the reason why he should be relieved forthwith of that important position.  He obviously loves the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris more than Ibrahim Idris loves himself.  When subordinates are sworn to that kind of oath of sycophancy, they do more harm than good.

Are You an Entrepreneur Struggling with Fears of Failure? Here’s A Nice Sound Bite from Tony O Elumelu To Encourage You

“During a session at the recently concluded World Economic Forum in Davos, entrepreneur and philanthropist Tony Elumelu shared some great advice for all entrepreneurs confronted by failure, thus:

Patoranking - Available [Official Video]

Denim Thursday #43

5 February 2018

Stylish Monday: Attitude Is Everything

Having the right attitude can drastically change the outcome of many situations. How many times have you over reacted or said something you regretted, having the situation become wildly more inflated than it ever had to be? Or how many times have you fallen into a habit of feeling like shit and watched as your life just past you by, making you feel more like shit? That last one has been me SO many times in life.