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Category Archives: Interviews

‘On the Carpet with Bolinto’ at the MAMA 2016: Falz, Sauti Sol, Yemi Alade, More!

The city of Johannesburg, South Africa was packed with some of the biggest names in both the African and international entertainment as the much anticipated MTV Africa Music Awards 2016 (MAMA 2016) which took place last weekend. TV personality Bolanle Olukanni was on the red carpet in a shimmering gold gown by South African brand Orapeleng Modutle interviewing top…

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Billionaire Folorunsho Alakija on Forbes Africa TV! Talks About Being the World’s Richest Black Woman

  How did one woman rise to the top of the competitive patriarchal oil and gas industry, lose everything and fight the Nigerian government and win? For Folorunsho Alakija, its simple, “Folorunsho Alakija never gives up, my children never give up and my husband never gives up.” That tenacity has served her well over the…

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“Anything Jay Z Can Do, I Can Do”, Nicki Minaj Slays for Marie Claire

  Nicki Minaj Is Here to Slay! With a new album and a TV series inspired by her life in the works, Marie Claire’s November cover star—the most bankable woman in hip-hop—is at the height of her game. Here, a few highlights from her interview out on newsstands October 18. On young women’s goals: “Nowadays, I…

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CNN ‘African Start-Up’: Café Neo, Nigeria! How the Dozie Brothers are Turning Lagos into the coffee Capital of Africa 

This week, CNN ‘African Start-Up’ reports from Lagos, Nigeria, meeting two brothers looking to tap into a $98-billion-dollar industry through their own coffeehouse chain. Since founding Café Neo in 2012, brothers Ngozi and Chijoke Dozie have invested $400,000 and launched the chain in several African countries, with over 10 in Nigeria alone. Explaining how the…

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Child Star to Fully Grown Actress & Singer! Keke Palmer Fierce in Photos for Galore Magazine

Keke Palmer looks fierce in these photos from her spread in Galore’s latest issue. The 23-year-old star opened up about growing up in the entertainment industry, gives advice to younger and opens up on dating. Check out her spread for the magazine below. For more from Keke’s interview, visit Galore.com. Leave your views in comments…

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From $5 to Millions! CNN African Start Up Profiles Seun & Seyi Abolaji- Founders Wilson’s Juice

  Lagos-based Wilson’s Juice was set up by two Nigerian brothers Seun and Seyi Abolaji in 2010 for $5, now the company is worth millions and the brand is a household name. Watch Seun and Seyi tell their story on CNN African Start Up! Leave your views in comments box below. Save Save Save…

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‘I Will Never Address Anything To Do With My Private Life Again’- Tiwa Savage On Fashion Bomb TV

Tiwa Savage wearing Samantha Black New York based blogger Claire Sulmers recently interviewed Nigerian songstress Tiwa Savage about her music, style, her legacy and more. During the interview, Claire read a question from an Instagram follower who asked Tiwa the question: “How are you coping after your marriage crisis” Tiwa’s response was: “hmmmm…where’s the PR,…

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OB Survival Kit Series: CNN African Voices Host Keturah King Set For Website Launch & Food/Travel Blog

Keturah wearing a Weiz Dhurm Franklyn dress OnoBello.com is kicking off a new weekly feature titled “OB Survival Kit Series”. Each week, we will feature personalities that have carved a niche for themselves in their industries. In a short but sweet exclusive feature each personality will tell us how they have survived and are thriving…

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Illegal Drugs, Getting Naughty, More! Watch 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Jidenna On ‘Maria’s Matters’

Hip-hop Singer and Rapper Jidenna was in Nigeria recently for an exclusive performance at Hard Rock Café, Lagos. While in Lagos, the “Classic Man” was on Beat FM’s 96.9 ‘Morning Rush’ show with On Air Personalities- Maria Okanrende, Olisa Adibua, Osi Suave and some members of the Beat FM’s family where he talked about his…

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“I Almost Gave Up On Acting But Look At Me Now”- Omoni Oboli Says As Her New Movie, ‘Okafor’s Law’ Gets Selected For TIFF

  For award-winning Nollywood actress, director and producer, Omoni Oboli, life hasn’t been a bed of roses as she almost packed her bags when she returned toNollywood years ago. The actress who decided to take a break from acting in 1996 to completeher studies and to give birth to three boys returned to Nollywood in…

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