IGNITE............what's inside?

This weekend (Saturday to be precise) brings you a big, exciting and refreshing event for young adults (age group: 20s to mid 30s). It is an entrepreneural, business and careers event. It is known as IGNITE and is brought to us by a group of young adults at the Jesus House Centre, London. See flyer for info:

I know it is worth attending because it presents the perfect opportunity to network with highly successful entrepreneurs and like minded business men and women whilst gaining an insight into applying good Christian principles in business and in our careers. It is also open to everyone.

Sponsored by Barclays and ABI Associates (http://www.abi.co.uk), there will be several networking opportunities and opportunities to ask interact with the following panel speakers:

Graham Dacre (UK) - sold his business, East Anglia’s biggest motor retailer, Lind Automotive Group, for over £108 million.

Tonye Cole (Nigeria) - Chief executive of Sahara Energy Resource Limited, an oil and gas trading company in partnership with GE oil and gas and with diversified businesses in storage and vessel ownership as well as upstream exploration assets.

Regina Ezenwa (Nigeria) – Fellow of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (FPSN). Managing director of Rozec Pharmacy Ltd and Former Chairman of Lagos State branch of the Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria. Rozec has had long term working relationships with Shell, Elf and NNPC in Nigeria.

Colin Tomlin (UK) - Executive Director of Mandate Men's Ministries, a ministry committed to building men of integrity who will be role models in their families, churches and society at large

Ruth Djang (UK) - owner of ABi Associates Ltd, one of Europe's leading companies facilitating creative talent and enterprise among ethnic minorities.ABi Associates Ltd designs and delivers innovative business support programmes in support of ethnic minority entrepreneurs and communities and regeneration.

There will also be several other businesses networking on the day.

Please email your first name and last name with subject line 'REGISTRATION FOR IGNITE' to register at reconnect@jesushouse.org.uk

In addition, there is a 100 word Business Idea Competition with a fantastic CASH prize and several other prizes and gifts to be won. Admission is by registration only!

P.S. This event is FREE as long as you register at reconnect@jesushouse.org.uk

A Special Number For You All

LOLOL well it's my birthday today and I decided to google this Nigerian jingle I sing for all my friends on their birthdays and VOILA!


The Weekender


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Pics from Leila Fowler opening in Lagos

More details at Fashion Africa (the new re-released magazine :o)) Previous post on Leila Fowler here

Jay-Z and Beyonce Tie The Knot?

They allegedly got married last Saturday (5th, April 2008) - read here

More info about the wedding below:

Rushed wedding due to Beyonce being pregnant?

As a result, she's wearing a ring but he's not?

They CLAIM they had it low-key because mags will not publicise


OB meaning 'Officially Back'

On Saturday, April 19th 2008 Nigeria's First Bluetooth Enabled Networking Event will be held in Lagos @ Posh Cafe, Mega Plaza, Idowu Martins str. Victoria Island

Special Guests:

Funto Akinkugbe, CEO, FindaJobinAfrica.com
Adeola Obagun, Diva Club Account, Standard Chartered Bank, Nigeria Ltd.
Jide Akindele, VP, The Mobile Media Group [In-House Bluetooth Expert]

- NEED A JOB IN NIGERIA or just interested in learning about the job market? Come meet with the CEO of FindaJobinAfrica.com

- NEED A NIGERIAN BANK ACCOUNT? Come meet with Executives from Standard Chartered

- NEED TO LEARN OR CONNECT WITH ENTREPRENEURS about starting and running a business in Nigeria?Come meet with Top 40 under 40 Nigerian Professionals!

- GET ACCESS to Executives, HR Directors and reconnect with friends you didn't even know were back in Nigeria!


Admission - N1000

Contacts: Jay 0803 353 9465; Morayo 0808 615 8635; Kamil 0807 996 4606

Supported By:

- FJA Jobs www.FindaJobinAfrica.com
- Diva Club Account, Standard Chartered Bank www.top40nigeria.com
- The Mobile Media Group

Special Videobytes


Verdict = LOLLLLLLLLLLL. This is a video response to who killed Wande Coal?


Verdict = Interesting

Click to Watch National Moi Moi video by Patience Ozokwor (Mama G)


Website: www.outletng.com (Everything must GO!)


Muyiwa & Riversongz - Declaring His Love

This is a Gospel Album, but not just any gospel album. It is currently the No. 1 album in the HMV Jazz & Blues Chart, Gospel Chart AND Pre-order Chart. It is definitely a MUST-BUY. I am buying mine tomorrow, so should you!

Riversongz website - www.riversongz.com
More info on Muyiwa - http://www.premier.tv/presenters/muyiwa.aspx

Sample songs here


HMV (Free Delivery)
Play (Free Delivery)

Watch His Video

Listen to

DJ Dee Money's One hour Gbedu Jams Session on Tru Spot Radio click here


It's been a while since I spoke about Blak J*sus. Here is his African Rendition of Tambourine:

Verdict = Funny as always.

J. Holiday - Be With Me

Verdict = He's very talented, love his laid back style.

Nayo - African Girl

Verdict = I never saw her video, this lady is a very talented artist, there is something about her voice.