BN Beauty: Get This Look – Bring the DRAMA with this Smokey Eye Tutorial | Omabelle


Are you ready to bring the drama with this sultry and daring makeup look by Nigerian beauty vlogger, Omabelle? This look gives more meaning to statement eyes with a dramatic winged eyeliner, long lashes and a shimmery silver to bring the dazzle. We especially love her n*de lips that give

Chidinma sings against Xenophobia in “Africa We Are One”! Listen to Her New Single


Recent birthday girl, Chidinma AKA Miss Kedike returns with this unifying track titled “Africa We are One“, produced by Young D. In response to the recent xenophobic violence in South Africa, Chidinma said, “Africa is ours to love, ours to protect and ours to develop. Music and touring has exposed

Esco: Toy Story

Some evenings ago, I stumbled upon a Battabox production in which the presenter, the amiable Odunayo quizzed Lagosians on the street about their views on sex toys. Let me quickly mention, that I think Odunayo is arguably the best presenter in Nigeria today. She has a wonderfully infectious knack of putting her

#MayPac Aftermath! Davido Pictured On Stage with 50 Cent and Jeremih in Las Vegas


After a busy weekend with the ‘Fight of the Century’ between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquaio, Davido and his crew gave themselves some time to wind down by attending a pool party at Foxtail club at S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas. While hanging out, Davido got the chance to

Soldiers Reportedly Kill 30 in Plateau on Revenge Mission

Nigeria Violence

At least 30 people were killed on Saturday when soldiers stormed some villages in Plateau State following the alleged killing of four soldiers by some unknown persons in the area. In retaliation to the soldiers’ death, some aggrieved soldiers invaded Kadarko, Kurmi and Wadata villages of Wase local government area

Niger Deputy Gov. Ahmed Musa Ibeto’s Brother Abducted


Niger State Deputy Governor Ahmed Musa Ibeto‘s younger brother, Ayuba Ibeto, was reportedly abducted on Friday in Ibeto, Magama Local Government Area of the state. According to The Nation, Ayuba was abducted from Ibeto’s family house around 10 p.m.

US Offers France $35 Million to Help Niger & Chad Fight Boko Haram


US President Barack Obama, has approved the disbursement of $35 million to France to assist in Niger and Chad’s fight against Boko Haram, as well as to help Mali battle Islamic extremism. The Citizen Online reports that the funds will be disbursed in accordance with the White House‘s pledge to

Atoke’s Monday Morning Banter: The Secrets Keeper

“Worry is like sitting in a rocking chair/it gives you so much to do/ but takes you nowhere. ” Over the years, I’ve had to sing that song to myself repeatedly to stem the tide of my natural inclination to be a Worrywart. It is a really bad trait; you

Tania Omotayo & Banke Su Stun in Chic Pieces for MAJU’s 2015 Ready-to-Wear Collection!


It’s a perfect day for fab fashion! Fashion label, MAJU, presents its Ready-to-Wear collection tagged “Rinnovo” featuring Tania Omotayo and Banke Su, in preparation for its website launch. The collection features bright tones and neutrals brought to life on laces and sheer fabrics to portray the new and evolved MAJU woman.

11 Nigerians Currently on Death Row in Indonesia on Drug-Related Offences


According to The Citizen Online, there are at least 11 Nigerians currently on death row in Indonesia for various drug-related offenses. A third-party investigation conducted at the Indonesian Embassy, Abuja, confirmed the news. Here are the names of the identified individuals said to be sentenced to death in Indonesia: 1.

BN Pick Your Fave: Oge Okoye, Funke Akindele & Annie Idibia


There’s definitely a love for denim going round. Over the past few days a lot of female stars have stepped out in the wardrobe staple with Toke Makinwa and Mo’Cheddah choosing a double denim approach while actresses Oge Okoye, Funke Akindele and Annie Idibia went with a denim shirt dress.

RIP… Classic FM On-Air Personality Sylvester ‘Sly’ Ojigbede Passes Away


Classic FM on-air personality Sylvester ‘Sly’ Ojigbede has died after a spinal cord related illness. His death was confirmed by his friend and co-host Tintin, who celebrated him with these words: “Sly … The hardest worker I have ever worked with, my protégée, co-host and adopted nephew… It’s nothing but

Smart Money with Arese: How to Start Investing in Nigeria


Since I started writing about personal finance for the African millennial, the most frequently asked question I get is, how can I invest? First of all, there is no one size fits all approach to investing. Everyone has different financial obligations, earning potential and risk profiles.

Nicole the Fertile Chick: What The Heck?! Moments

This article is about the priceless WTH moments most TTC women have experienced! Those wonderful times you encounter that one person who chooses to ask you the absolute dumbest question! Sometimes, it could be because they are clueless, sometimes because they have the tact of a 3 year old, and

FG & Petrol Marketers Disagree on Outstanding Subsidy Debt | Finance Minister to Meet with Marketers Today


There is a disagreement between the federal government and petrol marketers about exactly how much subsidy debt is owed. Punch reports that Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala says the government owes marketers N131 billion, however; the marketers insist that they are still being owed N200bn after last week’s payment of

Nigerian Army Rescues 260 Women & Children in Adamawa as Boko Haram’s Fuel Supplier is Arrested


The Nigerian army has reportedly rescued 26o women and children near Chalawa Village in Adamawa State, and have arrested a man said to be Boko Haram’s supplier of fuel and food. The man was arrested at Daban Shata, a suburb of Baga, Borno State, Punch reports. Director of Defence Information,