What’s Popping This Weekend!

Hello ‘Style Revolutionists’, another weekend is here and in true tradition of OnoBello.com, we have rounded up all the events happening around you. Take time out of your relaxing schedule and attend a few.

Have a great weekend ahead!

Lana Black Is – An Exhibition Of The Photography
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Entry is Free!!!

Lana Black Is – An exhibition of the photography of artist and architect Tunji Lana. According to the curator, Ronke Akinyele, “It’s about a way of seeing the world, of seeing space, seeing the same places we see…the LANABLACK way. In this collection, each photograph piece will guide your curiosity and allow your mind to stretch to create its own story.”

Date: Friday 17th of April 2015

Time: 9.30AM – 7PM

Venue: Terra Kulture, Plot 1376 Tiamiyu Savage Street, Off Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos.


Exploring Photography Off The Streets
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Entry Is Free!!!

Limitations to Exploring Photography off the Streets. To close the up the ongoing Lagos: Hustle and Hope exhibition, Panelists Uche Okpa-Iroha, a visual artist, photographer Abraham Oghobase and photographer/curator Yagazie Emezi will explore the dearth of creation, documentation and exposition of photographic works that go beyond the obvious everyday images on the streets to reveal the lives and work of people off the streets. Join the discussion on the limitations, how they can be overcome, and how an exploration of more than just the outside aspect of Nigerian life can help in creating a better-rounded reflection of the country, its people and their lives.

Date: Friday 17th of April 2015

Time: 6.30PM

Venue: Rele Gallery, 5 Military Street, Onikan, Lagos.


Afropolitan Vibes

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Entry Is Free!!!

This is the 24th edition of Afropolitan Vibes. Bantu will be joined by rapper/singer Jesse Jagz, folk & roots artist Beautiful Nubi, Afro-House musician Seyi Olagunju & Afro-pop songstress Niniola. Attendance is free but please note N500 Freedom Park entry fee applies.

Date: Friday 17th of April 2015

Time: 7PM

Venue: Freedom Park, 1 Hospital Road, Lagos Island, Lagos.


Ciroc Premium Vodka Presents: “A Night Of A 100 Selfies” With Seyi Shay!
This Weekenapril-3

Invitation Required!!!

Abuja (FCT) is set to host the sensational diva, recording artist, songwriter and performer, Seyi Shay, to an open night with fans!

This event will not only get the Seyi Shay to party with her fans but also get her fans to share a memorable experience with and connect with her through photos.

Date: Friday 17th of April,  2015

Time: 10PM

Venue: Play Lounge & Nightclub, Abuja.


AIESEC Lagos Celebrates 40th Anniversary

This Weekenapril-5

Entry Is Free!!!

AIESEC International is the world’s largest prolific students not-for profit organization with a global network of 50000 students and recent graduates. They are marking their 40th anniversary.

Date: Saturday 18th of April

Time: 9AM

Venue: UNILAG Multi-purpose hall, Akoka, Yaba, Lagos


Medplus Presents Zumbafit
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Entry Is Free!!!

Want a free workout on Saturday morning? Then this is for you. Free Sweetkiwi Yogurt vouchers for early birds.

Date: Saturday 18th of April

Time: 9AM-11AM

Venue: Divine Mercy Catholic Church, Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.

Dress Code: Touch of pink

For more information, please call: Sayo: 08189800336 | Ofure 08122665007


Olu Amoda’s ‘Fringe’ Showcase

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Entry Is Free!!!

Olu Amoda’s newest body of work, Fringe brings together the artist’s recent experimentations in sculpture, drawing, and installation as he explores questions of privacy and public space in the Nigerian urban environment.

Date: Saturday 18th of April 2015

Time: 10AM-6PM

Venue: Art Twenty One, Eko Hotels and Suites, 1415 Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Kuramo Waters, Victoria Island, Lagos.


MIA The Label Launch By Kinabuti Presents Sex & The City Lagos

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Invitation Required!!!

Date: Saturday 18th of April, 2015

Time: 12PM – 7PM

Venue: Kinabuti Studio, 2 Adeyemi Lawson, Off McPherson, Ikoyi, Lagos.

Dress Code: A touch of pink

For more information, please call: 01- 4541117 | Email: info@kinabuti.com


The Workshop Season II: Wedding Photography With Gazmadu
This Weekenapril-9

Entry Fee Required!!!

The Workshop is an opportunity for all photographers professional or amateur to hone their photography skills by learning from some of the best in the business. The one week intensive program will take participants through the tricks of the trade and provide in-depth, practical and hands on photography instruction that can be used to dramatically improve day to day creative skills as well as practical insight for those hoping to enter into the business of photography.

Date: Sunday 19 of April – Thursday, 23rd of April, 2015

Time: 10AM–2PM

Venue: Suite 5 Amethyst Block, All Seasons Plaza, Lateef Jakande Road, Agidingbi, Ikeja, Lagos

Course Fee: N50, 000 | Pay To GTbank A/C Orbit Imagery Ltd 0051287774

For more information, please call: 08095683482 |Email: Learn@TheWorkshopNG.com


Bijelly Couture Presents “Golibe” Fashion ShowThis Weekenapril-10

RSVP Required!!!

Bijelly Couture will be celebrating its comeback with a high fashion event tagged GOLIBE. It will be an evening of high octane fashion, lifestyle soiree, while guests will be treated to an awesome celebrity style pink carpet.

Date: Sunday, 19th of April

Time: 3PM

Venue: Mercedes Benz Centre 3rd, Roundabout, Lekki, Lagos

For more information, please call 08023194735 | 08103090379


Urban Sessions Featuring Brymo

This Weekenapril-11

Entry Is Free!!!

The 2nd edition of Urban Sessions is featuring the talented Brymo performing numerous songs from his four critically acclaimed albums as well as chatting about his life and music. He will also be available to sign CDs and take photographs after the show.

Date: Sunday 19th of April 2015

Time: 5PM

Where: Jazzhole, 168 Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos


Each Passing Day by Akintunde Akinleye/Reuters

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Entry Is Free!!!

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria with its joint venture partners and Lagos Photo Foundation cordially invite you to the opening reception of the photography exhibition Each Passing Day by Akintunde Akinleye/Reuters.

Date: Sunday April 19th – Sunday May 3rd 2015

Time: 6PM

Venue: Red Door Art Gallery, 51 Bishop Oluwole Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.


Nigerian Entertainment Conference 2015
This Weekenapril-13

Registration Required!!!

The third edition of Nigerian Entertainment Conference is a full day of deliberations, workshops, exhibitions and master-classes featuring speakers and facilitators including acclaimed Nigerian actress Joke Silva, pop star Davido, CEO of Ebony Life TV Mo Abudu, rapper and business executive M.I Abaga, iROKO TV founder Jason Njoku, marketing icon George Thorpe, Quilox chairman Shina Peller, Nollywood star Ini Edo, SVP & MD Viacom Africa Alex Okosi, Theo Lawson and more.

The theme of this year’s conference is: Buying And Selling Nigerian Entertainment… And Everything In-Between.

Date: Wednesday 22nd April 2015

Time: 10AM

Venue: Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Registration for the conference is already open on the website: www.nec.ng

For more information, please call +234-8093438614, email info@nec.ng and follow #NECLive3 for full conference details.



Please note that some of these events have free entries while others are strictly by invitation or may require you to purchase tickets so we strongly advice you make enquiries with the contact information provided here.

If you want your events to be featured in our “What’s Popping This Weekend!” feature published on Thursdays, then kindly send an email with details about your event- this should include a soft copy invite or flyer. Send all details to our editorial department:  style.director@onobello.com






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