Category Archives: Features

Interview: Handpicked For Stardom! Singer Omawumi Talks About “The Lasso Of Truth” – It’s About Time You Get A Close Up On The Stylish Tough Girl

As Omawumi launches her latest album “The Lasso Of Truth” on the 7th of April at the Oriental Hotel in Lagos, this is her moment to truly shine. Here, the down-to-earth singer opens up to OnoBello.com about “The Lasso Of Truth” album and shows a new very stylish yet tough girl side in her campaign…

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Movie Review: OC Ukeje And Kehinde Bankole Race Against Time In “Awakening”

The first feature length production of Studio84 – a two-year old company owned by James Omokwe – “Awakening” has been said to be one of the best production out of Nollywood yet. The movie is directed by James Omokwe and produced by Theresa Ananenu with screen play by Ahanmisi “Gee” David. However, some critics are…

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Celebrity Focus: Cobhams Asuquo – Visually Impaired Yet Pioneering A Worldwide Vision

He may be visually impaired but Cobhams Asuquo has given sight to a lot of artistes who were leading their careers blindly till they met him. Banky W, Djinee, Dekunle Fuji, Nikky Laoye, Dare Art Alade amongst many others can testify to his production prowess. A singer, songwriter and exceptional producer who started off like…

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Designer Biography: Amaka Osakwe Of Maki Oh

Amaka Osakwe is the Creative Director of Maki Oh, a womenswear label conceived in 2010 to initiate a continuous appreciation for ‘self’ and individuality through fashion. Designer, Amaka Osakwe studied at the Arts University College at Bournemouth where she obtained a BA (Hons) in Fashion Studies. Her passion for couture and culture inspires her artisanal…

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Interview: Music Trio DRB Lasgidi Aims For International Recognition – Defines Style As “Serious Swag”

With a preppy nerdy high school look that is hard to miss, DRB Lasgidi, is gradually becoming the new wave maker in Nigeria Music industry. They combine Afro-Beats, Hip-Hop and R&B with effortless ease creating a pan-African sound with international recognition. The group, who has made music for over six years whilst studying in England,…

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Essential Reads For The Soul: How True Are Those Principles? Find Out In “Pound Foolish”

The OnoBello.com Essential Reads for the Soul serves 3 main functions. 1.    To tell you about the new must-read book in town2.    To suggest  books that will inspire you3.    To use the medium of the column – the Essential Reads for the Soul – to suggest tips that will motivate and inspire you through the…

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