Tuesday, July 30, 2019

2019 Miss Earth Nigeria Comes Up On Saturday, August 3


“Miss Earth Nigeria 2019 is Bigger and better. Join the fun let’s plant Trees.” said former beauty queen, Ms. Ibinabo Fiberesima, the President of Miss Earth Nigeria.


The reigning Miss Earth Nigeria, Miss Maristella Okpala will crown her successor at the conclusion of the finale.

The grand finale holds on Saturday, August 3, at the Mega 1 Events Place in Lekki, Lagos. The pageant is one of the three largest pageants in Nigeria while the international one is also one of the three biggest pageants.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

itel Debuts its Latest Selfie Series Smartphone S15 with Google Gallery Go



itel Debuts its Latest Selfie Series Smartphone S15 with Google Gallery Go


LAGOS, Nigeria, July 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- itel, a mobile phone brand committed to providing budget-friendly, high quality products boasting excellent user experience, has today announced to launch its latest Selfie series smartphone S15 with Google Gallery Go in order to bring the best selfie experience to the consumers.

Thursday, July 18, 2019

The Legend of GATUSO: A New Film From Nollywood



The Legend of GATUSO: A New Film From Nollywood


"The Legend of Gatuso" is the most anticipated new film from Nollywood.

This new action and SciFi fantasy film is ready for release in 2019.
The film is by Africa's number one action hero, J Leo Uche from #Nollywood
https://www.instagram.com/jleouche/


The Synopsis:
A child of prophecy is born with a great destiny and mission to bring peace and balance to mankind, but the evil Fire nation wants to rule and conquer the world. Fire lord in his desperate moves to kill the child decided to burn down villages and hold them captive, Only Gatuso The child Avatar can stop this evil in a fight to save mankind.

J Leo Uche is one the fastest rising ambitious young filmmakers in Nigeria, action actor/director, a stunt director, a producer who was born and raised in Lagos, Africa's largest megacity.
A five times national champion in martial arts, a martial arts expert and trainer .

His new action thriller, "A Trip To Libya" exposes the local Nigerian link to the international Mafia controlling the sex trafficking of Nigerian girls and women to Libya for the illegal prostitution rings in Europe.
View the trailer on
https://youtu.be/AZP-1HQZPEs

Filmography:
Rough chase,
Unges War,
Dangerous Men,
Spirit of the Jungle,
Systemic Lies,
The Unknown,
Sarafina's Nightmare,
Wrong Idea,
A Trip To Libya.


Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Petra Nemcova, Maria Borges and Other Supermodels in Chopard LOVE Night at Cannes 2019



The scent of romance wafted gently through the dreamy setting of the Chopard LOVE Night during an evening full of surprises, notably featuring a dramatic performance by opera singers Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov and a runway show of Haute Joaillerie creations from the Red Carpet Collection. A concert by global superstar Mariah Carey was the crowning moment of the night's festivities.

Petra Nemcova. Photo Credit:
https://www.celebsfirst.com/petra-nemcova-attends-chopard-love-night-party-72nd-annual-cannes-film-festival-cannes-france/petra-nemcova-attends-the-chopard-love-night-party-during-the-72nd-annual-cannes-film-festival-in-cannes-france-170519_5/

Maria Borges walks the runway the Chopard Love Night dinner on May 17, 2019 in Cannes, France. - 5 of 7
Photo Credit:
http://m.zimbio.com/pictures/lOfnlESw1tp/Chopard+Love+Night+Dinner/-n8nw8qXTya/Maria+Borges

All people in this editorial:

Adrien Brody - Actor
Amber Heard - Actor
Julianne Moore - Actor
Mariah Carey - Entertainer
Eva Herzigova - Model
Izabel Goulart - Model
Jeremy Meeks - Model
Maria Borges - Model
Petra Nemcova - Model
Sui He - Model.

Maria Borges on the Cover of Grazia UK


Summer Special Edition
Source: graziadaily.co.uk
Published: July 2019.

All people in this magazine cover:

Paul Scala - Photographer
Mark Francome Painter - Hair Stylist
Mel Arter - Makeup Artist
Maria Borges - Model

https://models.com/work/grazia-uk-maria-borges---summer-special.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Isha Sesay Lied in "Beneath the Tamarind Tree" - Nigerian Government


The Nigerian government says former CNN's top news anchor Aisha Sesay lied in her new book, Beneath the Tamarind Tree.


Mallam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity in a statement on Monday, said Sesay's book was laced with many untruths.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Jimmy Choo F/W 2019




Jimmy Choo F/W 2019

All people in this campaign:

Steven Meisel - Photographer
Mathias Augustyniak & Michael Amzalag - Creative Director
Joe McKenna - Fashion Editor/Stylist
Guido Palau - Hair Stylist
Pat McGrath - Makeup Artist
Mary Howard - Set Designer
Kaia Gerber - Model


All people in this campaign:

Steven Meisel - Photographer
Mathias Augustyniak & Michael Amzalag - Creative Director
Joe McKenna - Fashion Editor/Stylist
Guido Palau - Hair Stylist
Pat McGrath - Makeup Artist
Mary Howard - Set Designer
Kaia Gerber - Model

Source
https://models.com/work/jimmy-choo-jimmy-choo-fw-2019.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Black Girls Ride Proves the Future of Motorsports is Female with NOLA Takeover


Black Girls Ride Proves the Future of Motorsports is Female with NOLA Takeover
225 female riders from across the U.S. collectively drove more than 200,000 miles

NEW ORLEANS, July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading a growing sisterhood of diverse, female riders, 225 fearless bikers, brought together by Black Girls Ride (BGR) and Polaris, traveled more than 200,000 collective miles to New Orleans to meet during the largest African-American music and entertainment celebration in the country.

Monday, July 8, 2019

Philip Noyce's Masterclass For African Directors Coming Up At 2019 AFRIFF



Famous award winning Hollywood director Philip Noyce is going to have a special Directors' Masterclass for 25 African filmmakers at the 2019 annual Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) in November in Lagos, Africa's largest megacity and the hub of Nollywood, the phenomenal indie film industry of Nigeria.

November 10th -16th, 2019.

He is excited about meeting with the top film directors in Africa for the first time and looking forward to working with them after the masterclass.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Meeting Newton Aduaka,The Most Accomplished Nigerian Filmmaker


Meeting Newton Aduaka,The Most Accomplished Nigerian Filmmaker

Meeting Newton Aduaka for the first time was a great moment for me after hearing and reading a lot about his outstanding accomplishments as a highly gifted black filmmaker from Nigeria and also from the same Ogidi kingdom like the great Nigerian novelist, Chinua Achebe (16 November 1930 – 21 March 2013).
We met in a building on Victoria Island in Lagos, Africa's largest megacity and the hub of Nollywood, the first indie film industry in the continent.

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

And Okoronkwo Shines at Book Launch


And Okoronkwo Shines at Book Launch

- By Ingram Osigwe


It was epochal and classy. Only a genial and likeable personality like Pharmacist (Barrister) Steve Okoronkwo could have attracted such galaxy gathering of professionals, captains of industry, businessmen, politicians, academics etc. And so, Sheraton hotel Ikeja, Lagos brimmed with the creme la de creme of the society on June 27, 2019 when Okoronkwo launched his insightful book, Principle of Pharmacy Practice in Nigeria.