Lagos to Host 2015 International Ready-to-Wear Fashion Show

A three days international Ready-to-Wear fashion exhibition is scheduled to hold in Lagosbetween the 10th to 12th February, 2015 at the upscale Eko Hotel and Suites on Victoria Island. According to the Managing Director, Atlantic Exhibition, Paul Olugbade, the international fair will feature exhibitors from various parts of the world to show case there unique products. He said over a hundred exhibitors are expected at the fair. “companies from Republic of Turkey, Dubai, Italy, China, Egypt, UK, Nigeria and many others” Olugbade said. He added that the Nigeria fashion designers,…

Read More

Nollywood Actor, Muna is Dead

Look at this picture very well. If you are a lover of Nollywood films, then you should have seen the face in one flick or the other. The youngman is dead. His name is Muna Obiekwe and he died on Sunday after battling with kidney problems for some years. Report says the late Obiekwe began vomitting on Sunday afternoon afterwhich he gave up the ghost at a festac hospital where he was rushed for treatment.

Read More

Here Comes QUEEN NIGERIA!

Finally the Queen has been crowned! It was a celebration of beauty, brain and cultural appraisal at the grand finale of the Queen Nigeria beauty pageant tagged, ‘Beyond Beauty’. The winner of the 2014 edition has finally been crowned on Saturday December 6 2014 at the Lagos Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island. The event which was witnessed by celebrities and fans of the contestants, who converged at the venue from different parts of the country, showcased the essence of true beauty meant to be exemplified by a typical cultured Nigerian woman….

Read More

The Quest to Crown Queen Nigeria Begins in Lagos

The race for who becomes the first lady to be crowned as Queen Nigeria has commenced in Lagos. Organisers of the Queen Nigeria pageant tagged ‘Beyond Beauty’, staged the first phase of its screening of participants recently in Lagos on Saturday October 25, 2014 at the premises of NTA Lagos Network Centre, Victoria Island. The screening which had about twenty participants is the first phase of the race to find a Nigerian Lady who would not only be beautiful but also have cultural values and a good understanding of the…

Read More

Linda Ikeji’s Blog Deleted

Popular Nigerian blogger, Linda Ikeji may have finally lost her blog. A visit to the trending blogspace, www.lindaikeji.blogspot.com returned a message from google that the blog had been pulled down. The free blog service on which Ms Ikeji hosted her blog, has the following messages when visited: “Blog has been removed. Sorry, the blog at lindaikeji.blogspot.com has been removed. This address is not available for new blogs. Did you expect to see your blog here? See: ‘I can’t find my blog on the web, where is it?’” According to some…

Read More

Facebook Friends Mourn Gospel Act, Taiwo Oshadipe

If you are a lover of Nigerian gospel music or you have watched a series of the popular SuperStory TV sitcom, then you should know about the look-alike sisters called Oshadipe twins. That’s not the news. The news is that one of the twin-sisters, -Taiwo is dead. News has it that the beautiful singer, who recently gave birth to her first child, died in the early hours of Friday morning in Lagos. Meanwhile, her facebook wall has been abuzz with condolence messages from fans and friends alike. One Wale Fagbemi wrote:…

Read More

Hip-Hop Act, MI Abaga Hosts Art Exhibition to Launch ‘KING JAMES’  

Respected African rapper and businessman Jude Abaga AKA M.I recently held a ground-breaking leadership symposium and art exhibition. The event which was well attended by celebrities and young students alike took place at the TerraKulture Victoria Island, Lagos. It was preceded by an historic 50 station nationwide release of his brand new single “King James”. “It is time we started having conversations around leadership especially amongst our youth, 2015 is here with us in a bit, we need to start talking about the things that affect our future, the things…

Read More

‘QUEEN NIGERIA’: Organizer Re-affirms Commitment to Revive Nigerian Culture

The Chief Executive Officer of Famford Enterprises Limited, Olusegun Famodimu has said that Nigerian culture is being eroded by the western community and efforts are in top gear to revive it through Queen Nigeria. He said it recently in Lagos during a press parley organized to unveil the concept behind Queen Nigeria beauty pageant. Speaking at the press parley organized by NTA, Famford and TV Enterprises at LCCI, Ikeja, Lagos on Tuesday August 5, 2014, the representatives from the participating partners disclosed that the Queen Nigeria project is designed to…

Read More

Lagos Council Chairman Weds TV Presenter

Chairman of the Ibeji-Lekki local government area in Lagos state, Mr. Semiu Kemi Surakat has picked a TV presenter with the Lagos State Television, LTV, Kemi Fahm as his 6th wife. Surakat got married to the TV personality at a private court wedding held recently at the Ikeja marriage registry. This will be Surakat’s sixth shot at marriage while this would be the second for Ms Kemi Fahm who is a single mother with two boys. According to Encomium Magazine report, Mrs Kemi Fahm-Sukarat is the anchor of the LTV…

Read More

Nigerian Designers Laud Lagos Fashion 2014

Some fashion designers in the country have given their support to the Lagos fashion show 2014 scheduled for October. The show which is being put together by Meridyen exhibition in collaboration with Ministry of economy, Turkey will feature both foreign and local designers. Nigerian fashion Icon and founder, House of Bunor, Frank Oshodi said Designers in the country need the platform and urges young designers in the country to utilize the opportunity. Oshodi also called on Nigerin designers to use the opportunity to exhibit locally made fabrics and engage in…

Read More