Harris, Soje, others get Kids Entrepreneur Awards
A seven-year-old author, Miss Paris Harris and a 10-year-old chef, Miss Samantha Soje recently received the Kid Entrepreneurs awards. The duo was among eight recipients of the award for kid entrepreneurs, which were presented at the second Children’s Conference themed: ‘Little People Big Future Conference 2019,’ held at University of Lagos. The event was organised…
Praise Emmanuel Adebayo: Gifted drummer boy, saxophonist
Twelve-year-old Praise Emmanuel Adebayo is a JSS3 pupil. He started quite early in his journey to uncover, develop and perfect his talents, which are now widely acknowledged. For him, the passion is what pushes him to give his best in these arenas. He is, however, inclined towards using his talents to praise the Lord.
The secret cocktail of successful people
“If you have a healthy self belief and a healthy self esteem, you can conquer the world irrespective of your challenges and disabilities.” – The Catalyst. THE lot of people have good ambitions and goals but the possibility of achieving those goals seems impossible due to their low self esteem and lack of confidence and…
Vanessa Opeyemi Jones: Songwriter, singer, dancer, comedienne
Vanessa Opeyemi Jones is an eight-year-old songwriter, singer, dancer and comedienne. She attends Kingston International Nursery School, Ikeja, Lagos.
Insurer sponsors training for entrepreneurs
AXA Mansard Insurance Plc has supported third edition of the Charles O’tudor’s Brand Master Class event, in a move aimed at empowering entrepreneurs with the right skills needed for business growth.
Ikemsinachukwu Jordan James: Turning passion into money
Ikemsinachukwu Jordan James’ love for camera started at the age of four, when his father gave him a toy camera as a birthday present. His fascination with the gift was so much that he couldn’t be separated from it.
Ghanaian startup Trukrtech wins N1m at TechCircle’s Pitch2Win competition
Truckrtech, an online marketplace for listing and booking of third-party trucks based in Ghana has won N1 million equity-free funding at the 2019 edition of Pitch2Win competition held in Lagos. It scaled through a selection process with 10 finalists to win the third edition of the competition which began in 2016. The winning startup, TruckrTech…
Afolabi, Menashi, Olubusuyi, Osagumwenro: The new kids in app tech
Recently, four students from Whitesands School, Lekki, did Nigeria, nay, Africa proud, as they represented the country and continent at an international competition in the U.S. and won.
Esther Okade: 10-year-old lover of books
At first sight, Esther Okade looks like a normal 10-year-old. She loves dressing up as Elsa from ‘Frozen,’ playing with Barbie dolls and going to parks or shopping.
Finding career of your dreams through coaching
While growing up, Chioma always wanted to be a Lawyer. She was drawn to the way they dressed, and the prestige that came with being a “Learned fellow”. Fortunately, Chioma got admitted to study Law and sooner than later, she was called to the Nigerian Bar and the future looked really bright.