69 Killed in Onitsha as Petrol Tanker Involved in Accident Catches Fire


Tragedy arose in Onitsha on Sunday, as a petrol tanker rammed into a building and caught fire, resulting in the deaths of 69 people and the burning of 15 vehicles. The accident occurred at the Upper Iweka area of the city at Asaba Motor Park, Guardian reports. Governor Willie Obiano

Nicole the Fertile Chick: When He Doesn’t Just Get It


I recently watched a reality program about a woman who had lost a lot of weight following gastric bypass. She lost enough weight to take her from morbidly obese, past normal weight, right down to under weight. In fact, she was so thin that her organs were beginning to shut

Fab Shirts for the Fellas! Rising Menswear label Onwuchekwa by Chikezie Daniel presents the “Opulence” Collection


Can we just say we can totally see Emanuel Ikubese rocking these shirts. Emerging menswear label ONWUCHEKWA by Chikezie Daniel is here and they are giving the fellas some uber-fab shirts straight from the city of Abuja. Created to dish a line of bespoke urban/high street shirts for the man who

See How Dabota Lawson Aku is Celebrating her First Birthday as a Billionaire Wife


Beauty queen and entrepreneur Dabota Lawson married Nigerian billionaire Sunny Aku in December 2014 and since then, her life has been a whirlwind of exotic trips and more. Dabota is currently working on a new project to be unveiled soon. The former Miss Nigeria UK will be celebrating her birthday

Lost Fallopian Tubes & IVF…Watch Designer Okiki Marinho’s Brave Journey to Being a Mum


We watched designer Okiki Marinho‘s inspiring interview with Misi Molu of Pulse TV and we just had to share. Okiki is a former investment banker turned designer, on the show, she shares her emotional journey towards becoming a mum. From ectopic pregnancies which led to the loss of her fallopian

Kim Kardashian & Kanye West expecting Baby #2!


Kim Kardashian has made no attempts to hide the fact that she and husband Kanye West have been trying really hard to have a second child and now their efforts have paid off as the reality TV star revealed on the mid-season finale of Keeping up with the Kardashians that

Thank You Jonathan, Okonjo-Iweala…New African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina releases Statement


The news that Nigeria’s immediate past Minister of Agriculture had been selected as the President of the African Development Bank was met with celebration and now, Akinwumi Adesina has released an official statement. Read below. I am deeply humbled and honoured to have been entrusted with the great responsibility of

Doctor turned Nollywood Actress Kiki Omeili is Sultry in New Birthday Shoot!


It’s time for photos from Nollywood actress Kiki Omeili. To celebrate her birthday today, the rising actress released a sultry shoot to mark the special day in a white shirt and a dress. You may remember Kiki from her current role as Lovette in the TV series Lekki Wives and her brief role

First Set of Buhari Administration Appointments Announced…See Who Made the Cut!


Nigeria’s new President Muhammadu Buhari has announced his administration’s first set of appointments. Current President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE)/Editor in Chief of the Sun Newspapers, Femi Adesina will serve as Special Adviser (Media and Publicity) while former Director, Media and Publicity of the APC Presidential Campaign Council Garba

Ever Wondered About the Reality of Soldiers Behind Enemy Lines? Watch ‘IJ316′ – A Short Film by Pixpho Labs


**This film has elements of violence and disturbing images… so viewers discretion is advised.** IJ316 is a short film directed and produced by Edafe Akpoufuoma of PixPho Labs, which provides an insight into the lives of Nigerian soldiers behind enemy lines. The film was shot in UNILAG over a 12

Always Just Try… Because You Never Know! Watch Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s 2015 Wellesley Commencement Speech


      Last week, award winning author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie gave a rousing speech to the 2015 graduating set of  Wellesley College, Massachusetts. As usual, Adichie encourages women to be the best they can be, irrespective of the circumstances they find themselves in.   “Your standardized ideologies will not always

Chiugo Akaolisa: Westernized Love


I am a fan of action movies (the more the fight scenes, the better) but I can see why the movie “The Notebook” and so many other similar movies pull at the heart strings of many Nigerians. It shows the western side of love. Men are shown to be very

Celebrating Gov. Ambode! Check Out More Fun Photos from the Lagos State Inaugural Ball


On Friday, BN brought you a first look of all the fun moments from the Lagos State Inaugural ball which was held to honour new governor, Akinwunmi Ambode. The event was held at Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. Here are some additional photos from the ball: Photo Credit:

Fola Daniel Adelesi: Determine How High You Aim


Several years ago I had an experience when I was a student in a secondary school. It was a phase in my life that I will never forget because of the very many lessons I can take away from period and the school itself. One of such great experiences is

Turn Up for Pres. Buhari! DJ Cuppy, Korede Bello, Gov. Amaechi, Adebola Williams & More at Presidential Inauguration Gala Night – PHOTOS


The presidential inauguration gala night sure looked like it was a lot of fun! Noted individuals such as Bola Tinubu, Rotimi Amaechi, DJ Cuppy, Adebola Williams, Korede Bello and more came out to celebrate Nigeria’s new president, Muhammadu Buhari. The gala took place on Friday night at the Presidential Villa

Some of the Top Vendors in the Wedding Industry All in One Building! The Wedding Mall opens in Abuja on Sunday, June 7th


The Wedding Mall is a building that houses the very best vendors in the wedding industry and is set to open in Abuja.   We have amazing brands resident at the building such as: Cakes by Tosan, George Okoro Photography, Classic Golden Pot, The Wedding Guru, Imani Swank, Angelikas Gift Registry,

Pres. Buhari Condemns Maiduguri Attacks | Promises to Protect Security of Nigerians


In the aftermath of Boko Haram’s attacks on Maiduguri, Borno State on Saturday, President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the evil acts, and has promised to protect the security of Nigerians all over the country. Buhari made the declaration via a statement released by the head of his media team, Garba

Explosion Rocks Maiduguri Mosque


An explosion occurred at a mosque in Yan Kwali area of the Maiduguri Monday Market in Borno State on Saturday. The incident took place after the first ‘Rakaat’ of the Friday prayer session, Channels TV reports. No one has claimed responsibility for the attack but it is suspected that Boko