Bella Naija, Blogs

Lovebirds Idris Elba & Sabrina Dhowre attend ‘International Day of the Girl’ Gala Together

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Although we’re still green with envy over Idris Elba‘s new girlfriend Sabrina Dhowre, we cannot help but admire how adorable they look together! The yummy couple hit the red carpet at the International Day Of The Girl Charity Gala sponsored by CÎROC Vodka on Wednesday. 45-year-old Idris looked dashing as usual posing with the 29-year-old actress and model who wore a navy pinstripe shirt dress paired with slouchy black boots. Check them out!   Source:Bella Naija

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Bella Naija, Blogs

BN TV: Why I Decided to Charge People N10k Monthly to Watch my Snaps – Bobrisky

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Snapchat sensation Bobrisky, who is currently in the U.S., spoke with One Tribe magazine on his recent plan to go premium on the social media platform. He had announced that viewers will start paying N10,000 per month to see his snaps, adding that there is a N5,000 discount for students. He advised people who want to be as confident as he is to be themselves, and not listen to “haters”.

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Bella Naija, Blogs

WATCH Nigerians talk About Ramadan Struggles

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The month of Ramadan is one of fasting for Muslim faithfuls all over the world and in this episode of Zikoko’s video series, young Nigerians (Muslims and non-Muslims) talk about the struggles and the best parts of the fasting period. WATCH:

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Bella Naija, Designers

Imad Eduso Presents Autumn Winter 2017 Collection ‘The Glam Tux’

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Womenswear brand Imad Eduso presents it’s Autumn Winter 2017 collection called The Glam Tux for the women who aren’t slaves to trends, but set their own. The Glam Tux collection epitomises strength, acceptance and self confidence, without eliminating the masculinity of a tuxedo, this collection embodies the multifaceted independent woman who can look alluring, sophisticated and timeless all in one. With an array of fabric from silk,organza to tweed with a touch of sparkle in the form of embellishments, these pieces are indeed for the masters of style. See the Collection Credits Photographer: @Raniola Model: @fatbellysu Accessories: @fusion_trendz Website: www.imad-eduso.com Instagram: @imadeduso_ Contact

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Bella Naija, Food

Try This New Way Of Making The African Salad( Abacha) Without This Popular Ingredient

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Cucumber African Salad is a great way to enjoy Nigerian Abacha or the Classic African Salad if you are on a low carb diet. With Cucumber African Salad, the classic taste is intact, you will not even notice that the Abacha has been replaced with cucumber! Ingredients 2 medium cucumbers 2 cups ugba (ukpaka) 2 cooking spoons red palm oil A tiny quantity Powdered Potash (food tenderizer) See video below Half of a smoked mackerel Half of one red onion Salt and habanero pepper (to taste) 1 tablespoon ground crayfish 1 small stock cube (Knorr) 1 teaspoon ground Ehu seeds

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Bella Naija, Birthdays

Check Out The Beautiful Pictures Of Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, Wife And Daughter

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Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, General Overseer of the Trinity House Ministries International and the founder of Ighodalo & Co. accounting firm (now SIAO Partners) is celebrating his birthday today. To wish him a happy birthday, his wife Ibidunni Ighodalo who is the CEO of Elizabeth R, a leading event management company and Dorchester Events Center, took to her Instagram page to share the sweetest message. Ibidunni wrote on Instagram: April 6th will always remain a special date in my heart…. it was on this day that God decided to send my very own to this earth. Happy birthday to my amazing soulmate,

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Bella Naija, Weddings

Liz Benson’s Daughter, Lilian, Is Traditionally Married To Her Beau, Promise

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Veteran Nollywood actress Liz Benson‘s daughter Lilian and her beau Promise got married traditionally in Akwa Ibom last week on Saturday, April 1st. The couple’s white wedding will be happening this Saturday, April 8th. See more first photos from the traditional wedding below! Photo Credit: Instagram | @wideanglepictures Source: www.bellanaija.com

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Bella Naija, Parenting

So Sad. Queen’s College Health Crisis Claims Its Third Victim

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This is really heartbreaking. The Queen’s College health crisis has claimed its third victim – an orphan, Praise Sodipo, who died at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja. PUNCH reports that Dr. Frances Ajose, the President of the school’s Old Student’s Association and Dr. Jide Idris, the Lagos state commissioner for health confirmed the tragic development. Praise has been on life support at the hospital and passed on Thursday night. “Yes, another pupil died. She was the one in critical condition. I received a call around 1am on Friday about the death. I don’t have much detail yet,” Idris said. About 1,222

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Bella Naija, Blogs

Vlogger Eniola Abumere Shares 4 of the “8 Challenges Women in Lagos Face With Finding Quality Men in 2017”

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Eniola Tito Abumere who is a Nigerian photographer and vlogger whose relationship video series, “Just tryin’ to help a sista out’” lets women know what men are really thinking! In this episode, he is listing out 4 of the 8 top challenges women in Lagos face with finding quality men in 2017. He says: Women in Lagos are finding it harder and harder to find quality men to date. In this video I examine just what the problems are based on the audience feedback from 2 singles meetings I attended recently. Please feel free to let me know your thoughts on the topic

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Bella Naija, Blogs

Ghanaian Footballer Mohammed Anas who thanked his Wife and “Girlfriend” During a Speech says he was Referring to his Daughter

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Ghanaian footballer Mohammed Anas, who thanked his “wife” and “girlfriend” during a post-match interview has come out to say that his his daughter was the person he referred to as his girlfriend. Anas, a striker for South African side Free State Stars scored two goals in his team’s game against Ajax Cape Town. He was named as the Man of the Match. While giving his speech during the interview, Anas said: “Thank you for this, I appreciate my fans. My wife and girlfriend…I mean my wife, sorry to say.” “I’m so sorry…I love you so much, I love you so much from my heart!”

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Bella Naija, Life/Living

Ese Walter Is “Naked” In Her New Tell It All Book

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In 2013, Ese Walter found herself holed up in a hotel room in Abuja. Only 2 people knew her whereabouts and they kept it secret, as they watched her battle immense shame and fear as she tried to hide from the world. It’s 2017, and Ese Walter now Ese Ark is married with 2 children and she is no longer hiding. Through a series of intense therapy, soul searching and forgiveness, Ese has been able to pull off the garments of shame that held her back for so long and expose herself to the world in her debut powerful memoir

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Bella Naija, Blogs

“Why do Men Lie about being Married?” Uwanma asks in her Latest Vlog

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OAP Uwanma Odefa is out with a new a Vlog and in this episode, she is asking Why do men Lie about being married? She says: This is something I have never understood. Why do some men deny their wives and children just so they can get a single girl to date them? What makes them so desperate to have a particular woman that they would deny their own children? And when they’re caught, their wives automatically assume the other woman is a husband snatcher when that woman had no idea Mrs. Wife exists! Here is why I think they

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Beauty, Bella Naija

Olajumoke Tributes Her Humble Beginnings With Fierce/Playful Pictures

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Model Olajumoke Orisaguna who just celebrated the one-year anniversary of her rise to stardom took to her Instagram page today to share these lovely new photos! See photos below Photo Credit: Photo by: @ptrimnell Outfit: @jordansmithng Makeup: @motumsfaces Styled by: @afriquechique About BellaNaija.com

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Bella Naija, Blogs

Former #BBNaija Housemate Gifty opens up on her Marriage | Watch

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Former Big Brother Naija Housemate Gifty, in an exclusive Interview with Hip TV, has admitted that she was once married. In the interview, she gets emotional as she talks about getting married at 19, when she wasn’t emotionally or mentally ready and how the marriage put her in a dark place. She goes further to advise young girls not to rush into anything they are unsure of and to make sure they are ready before getting married. Finally, she says she is no longer married as the bride price has been returned and that there was no court wedding. Watch!

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Bella Naija, Birthdays

Makeup Goddess, Tara Fela-Durotoye Stuns In New Pics For Her 40th Birthday

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Tara Fela-Durotoye, CEO of award winning makeup brand; House of Tara International is serving major cover girl goals for ThisDay Style magazine’s latest issue as she marks her 40th birthday. Photographer and gospel artist Ty Bello shared these beautiful images with a sweet tribute to celebrate her dear friend. Read below Tara Taraliscious…she taught me how to reverence God and the importance of setting standards .. and then surpassing them. Of having courage and wisdom to change when a season was over.. Knowing the time to evolve…l promise you I didn’t like it .. I was just 13. I wondered why

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Bella Naija, Blogs

President Donald Trump delivers first speech to Congress

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President Donald Trump on Tuesday night,  delivered his maiden State of the Union address, which largely sought to unify the country and sought for bipartisanship involving Democrats and Republicans. Trump’s address to the joint session of U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, which he delivered over more than an hour, came amid a divided America, including a sharp political divide fuelled by some of the president’s policies. The president’s speech, broadcast live by news networks addressed contentious issues of immigration, terrorism, healthcare, economy, bipartisanship and America’s diversity. “I am here to deliver a message of unity,” Trump started the address,

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Bella Naija

What do you do if Your Man Already has a Boo?WATCH Glory Edozien on “Discovery with Glory”

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Glory Edozien is back with a new episode of her “Discovery with Glory” Vlog. In this episode she talks about a personal experience dealing with a guy she met on Tinder who unknown to her at the time already had a boo! She share the steps she took in getting out of that situation and also some mindset shifts that women need to take so they can enter into more wholesome relationships. She says “Bottom line ladies, before you get into any kind of relationship, ask yourself if this is REALLY what you want. Don’t believe the lie that there

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Bella Naija, News & Features

Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris leads Other Delegates to Visit President Buhari in London

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After recent speculations about the health status of President Muhammadu Buhari and the real reason for his vacation in London, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on Tuesday led a police delegation to visit the President in London. According to Vanguard, the IGP was accompanied by the DIG in Charge of Finance and Administration, Shuiabu Gambo, Commissioner of Police in Charge Monitoring Unit, CP Umar Garba and some other top ranking officers who departed from the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport early Tuesday morning and have arrived London. The reason for the impromptu visit was not disclosed but was confirmed that

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Bella Naija, Designers, Women's Fashion

Zii Presents Its First Ever Collection “Reina” With Day-to-Night Pieces

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Zii, a womenswear brand by JZO presents its first collection “Reina”, which means queen. Here’s what the brand has to say about its debut – It is a celebration of the beauty that emanates from the graceful interplay of femininity and Strength, in a power driven woman. We present “Reina” in an elevated position, from a perspective and in poses, that highlight and accentuate her regal status in garments that can go from board room to happy hour!      

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Arts & Culture, Bella Naija

Ooni of Ife Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Celebrates One Year on the Throne

His Royal Majesty, Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi celebrated his first year on the throne at a Thanksgiving Service held at the St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Ile-Ife, Osun State with friends, family and well-wishers. The monarch expressed his happiness as he took the microphone to sing praises to God. The king, since his reign, has been dedicated to the service of others and particularly unifying the Yoruba people. He has established a number of initiative courses in Osun state which he hopes to continue throughout his reign as king.

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