Kate Henshaw certainly does look vivacious and temptingly sultry on the cover of Wow! magazine’s April issue. In this issue, the actress talks about her trials and tribulations in the movie industry as she celebrates her twenty years ‘in the game’.
She looks so gorgeous and young, would you believe that she will be turning 42 in July?
Nice one Kate, we all love you.
Actress Yvonne Nelson flaunts her bud at the beach yesterday.
Looks like the actress is really shedding some weight lately.
Nigerian designer Kunmi Otitoju the originator of Minku Design based the designs on a philoosophy that seeks to balance the tension between a minimalist, less-is-more aesthetic and a desire to fill life with color and patterns.
Minku is a leather goods company based in Barcelona, Spain with a branch in Lagos Nigeria. Minku designs are hand-made leather goods that inject fun and uniqueness into everyday life.
To celebrate the First Anniversary, Minku Leather Goods is giving away the felicity mini wallet/coin holder pictured above.
To win a product from new Minku collection which will be showcased on their site from April 25, all you need to do is:
- like their Facebook page, http://www.facebook.com/minkudesign
- or subscribe to their blog.
- or both (which doubles the user's chances of winning).
Here is their Profile
The 13th Lagos Book and Art festival was a carnival of arts and culture as Writers, Poets, Dramatists and art lovers converged at the Freedom Park, Lagos Island for the 13th Lagos Book and Art Festival.
The 3 days event which took place from November 18th - 20th, is the brain child of CORA-Committee for relevant art-aimed at translating the teeming population of Nigeria into a fine human resource through arts, literature and culture.
There were reading workshops for teenagers and children, art and craft exhibitions and panel discussions on books such as 'Tipping Point' by Malcolm Gladwell and 'The World is Flat' by Thomas Friedman.
Organizers of the Hay Festival, the biggest literary and culture event in the world were present at the event. The high point of the event was the celebration of the landmark birthdays of members of the art & culture community.
Some of those celebrated are Joke Silva(50), Yeni Kuti(50), Taiwo-Ajai Lycette(70), Richard Mofe Damijo(50), Chukwuemeka Ike(80) and Charles Oputa aka Charly Boy(60)
Shoplioness.com was launched in November 2012 by Jacque Amadi. SHOPLIONESS focuses mainly on the 90's and is currently expanding. Jacque want her new items to reflect not only the 90's trends but also her African (Nigerian) roots. Jacque started this shop not knowing all of the support she would get, but shoplioness is growing faster than Jacque can keep up because she run it all alone and everything is coming out of her pockect which is hard because she is in college.
Jacque started an Indiegogo campaign to raise funds so she can have more stock and make more money for school while making her business grow.
Please help Jacque realize her dream by supporting her Indiegogo campaign in raising more funds for her to expand the online store shopliness.com and in supporting her in college.
Jacque's goal for LIONESS is also to inspire girls and young women to embrace what makes them different.
Please support her campaign Here
The producers of Omotola's reality show, IFactory Live, have released stunning new photos of the star actress and also revealed the date her reality show will debut.
Omotola: The Real - Me debuts on Africa Magic Entertainment (DSTV 151) on December 6the 2012.
All unique in different ways. Which is your fav.
photo courtesy : nollywoodmindspace
A shave Kit - shave kits always makes great gifts for guys. A lot of kits provides a close shave without razor burn and acute face afterward.
This shave Kit is sold Here
T-Shirts/Undershirts - It's always a challenge finding the right style, fit and size of T-Shirt/Undershirts. Doing this search for your man will be very appreciative. Some good ones to consider are Pima cotton, Calvin Klien, DKNY etc.
This CK undershirt is sold Here
Do it Yourself Kits - Men loves to be the macho of the house, so helping them with one of two tool kits will be great.
This tool kit is sold Here
Personalized Wallets - A genuine Black/Brown leather wallet always goes the right way. According to the survey, men loves to show off their wallet,especially when its a designer.
This wallet is sold Here
Leather - You like it or not, there are a lot of stylish leather goods for men. Men love leathers, eg. Jacket, Duffel, Carry on/ travel Case etc.
This bag is sold Here
A watch - There are lots of different styles and varieties of men watches out there. Natural Wooden watch, Two tone watch, Leather watch, Silver and Gold etc.
This wood watch can be found Here
A leather beer Holster - 80% of men drinks beer, here is a good cool beer holster for men while working at home, playing on the field etc.
This Beer Holster is sold Here
Briefs/Boxers - Men love the comfortable fit and feel of boxers/briefs. Though some really like to go comando too.
This Boxer Brief is sold Here
The proud sponsor of NUDE VALENTINE, Club Paper, invites you to celebrate Valentine in a very unique way on Friday 15th February, 2013.
The event which will feature IK of 93.7FM/Host of Bigbrother Africa, Olisa of Beat 99.9FM and many more is set to hit Lagos.
Venue: 247, Ajose Adeogun, V.I. (Imperial Place)
Time: 10:00 PM.
FREE CINTRON AND FREE WINES on the house.
NUDE VALENTINE is supported by Cintron, Elise Charles, Grand Cantina, The Beat FM, Rythm FM, 360 Nobs and Virtual Exchange.
Strictly By Invitation.
To Get Your Invites:
Please Call: Laurel 08066097083 or Ping Greg: 287C9F0D
Joseph Bajamin, Gevenive Nnaji and producer/director Mahmood Ali-Balogun
"Tango with Me" becomes the first Nollywood film to Secure International distribution.
Talking Drum Entertinment a UK based distibution company specialising in black films have set an August 2012 release date for the award winning romantic drama ‘Tango with Me’.
The film will open across all the major UK and Ireland cinema chains in the first phase before proceeding on to other European Countries.
Tango with Me which was the highest grossing film in Nigeria in 2011, stars Genevieve Nnaji and Joseph Benjamin as a couple facing a complex concoction of moral issues as they battle with trials and tribulations within their young marriage.
Mahmood Ali-Balogun produced and directed the film under his Brickwall Communications production company, in a statement he said:
“This is a positive development for African film in general and Nollywood in particular because a wider audience will experience our films and returns on film investments will improve greatly for the benefit of all stakeholders in our bid to take the industry to greater heights”.
Author: Dapo Oshiyemi Talking Drum Entertainment
Contact: Mr Ali-Balogun 234 -80 330 42854
Article and Photo Courtesy : GREG IGHODARO
Wow Valentine – The Biggest Entertainment, Networking and Shopping Hang Out for the Valentine Season
On 5th of February, 2012. The city of Lagos will witness a fashion event like no other: The Wow! Valentine . An interesting mix of networking, celebrity performances and autographs, a fashion show as well as astonishing sales of various valentine gifts and accessories – all in a day ! This edition will hold at Ember Creek, Ikoyi Lagos from 11 am till 7 pm.
Side attractions include give aways ( courtesy of Sixth Sense, Kiki Kamanu,Qonot,Ember Crekk,Bheer Hugz and a host of other Partners ),
Autographs by Praiz, Ese Peters, Ibiyemi and Goldie. Perfomance by three surprise guests and a star studded fashion show ! (The fashion show would be held twice due to popular request)
Partners of the event are Nobs360 ( a fast growing entertainment and media outfit), Deal Fish ( a free classifieds site) and Sixth Sense ( A household name in Interiors)
Wow! Valentine is organized by Wow! Connect Ltd.
For more information visit This Link
For press related issues pls call : 08099914114
For Event Participation pls call : 08097291357 or 08034742593
Wow ! Connect (organizers of Wow! Valentine )is a trend conscious
event and marketing company that deals solely in the architecture of
innovative solutions to meet it’s ever growing clients’ needs. From
mobile events to social marketing, Wow ! Connect has a package fror
every need , be it individual or corporate.
Ember Creek is a bar resturant that is a fashion Cafe located on the
waterfront of McGreggor creek, Ikoyi, Lagos. It is a Nigerian designed
playboy like set-up of a resturant with an international style seafood
and jetty access for a client to visit the resturant.
Ember Creek is a resort like setting in the middle of the city that
attracts highly influencial individuals and credible corporate firms
because of its location, good food and serene environment. Its
waterfront terrace is ideal for couples dinning or having cocktails.
Its location is ideal for a number of events ranging from birthday
parties to corporate parties, themed parties like Salsa night or jazz
night and fashion shows.
The Lagos photo festival started on the 9th of October at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island. The event which is the second edition, was put together by African Artists' foundation in collaboration with the European Union National Institutes for Culture, Etisalat and Eko Hotels. The event serves as a soap box upon which upcoming photographers can showcase their talents and compete with established photographers. This year's festival themed 'What's next africa- The hidden stories', aims to address the misconceived notions of africa been projected across the globe through pictures. The Lagos photo festival would serve as an avenue for society to see the history of the city in pictures spanning through diffrent time frames, thus enabling people appreciate it better. The festival would also focus on social issues bothering the continent and would feature photographers such as Kelechi Amadi-Obi, Akintunde Akinyele, John Densny, Peter DiCampo, Judith Quax, George Osodi and Andrea Stultiens.
There would be performances from general pype, Shank, Benny P and jazz music would be played to serenade the soul.
Tickets range from N3,000-N11,000 for different categories and are available at:
Quintessence- Awolowo Road, Ikoyi.
Terrakulture- tiamiyu savage, Victoria Island.
African Artists foundation -54 Raymond Njoku Street off Awolowo Road, Ikoyi,
Dealdey.com- UTC 37 Awolowo Road, ikoyi.
Bojobiri house- 9 Maitama Sule, off Awolowo Road.
The programme of events are as follows:
Oct 9: Grand Opening and Exhibition, Eko Hotel, Victoria Island.
Oct 10-11: 11am - 5pm - Portfolio Review
Oct 15-16: Lagos Photo Party, Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island
Oct 22-23: Lagos Photo Walk
Oct 7-23: Photography Workshops
Oct 30: Fashion Photography Exhibitions/film Screenings- Freedom Park, Lagos Island.
Outdoor exhibitions will take place at Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island, M.K.O Abiola park, ikeja and Prof Awojobi Park, University of lagos, Akoka, Yaba