On the heels of global demands by youth for structural socioeconomic transformation, improved governance and intergenerational dialogue, young people in Nigeria has urged for their voice to be heard to meet their concerns, needs and aspirations. The dialogue titled, “From protests to constructive engagement – conversations with young Nigerians about Nigeria”, involved more 2,700 online…
23 Nov 2020 Features
Quintin is a London-based choir director whose music has been taken away from him as Covid-19 enforces social distancing
27 Mar 2020
Last week was one of significant loss for me. Loss of connections, loss of work and loss of income. And I am still processing the grief. Potential career promotions put to one side, concerts and art put on hold.
"Success STEMS From Diversity" - Eva Longoria
8 Nov 2019
Fumbi Chima is a top global executive, ROI-driven business leader and business growth strategist of Nigerian origin, currently serving as the Global Chief Information Officer (CIO) of Adidas. She is an accomplished business executive with exceptional senior management skills in strategic planning, acquisition, and business development.
8 Nov 2019
Maje Ayida, Ngozi Ojora, Louise Priddy and Farida Sanusi are fitness instructors and stars of Nigeria’s Instagram traffic feeds on Health & Fitness who, collectively, are making an impact on the lives of many people
A light to prevent darkness
6 Sep 2019
WanderSafe is a complete holistic personal safety solution. It is both a free smartphone app to download that will give you information about where you are and it works together with a beacon...
The Sum Of Its Parts: Tackling breaches of women’s and girls’ sexual health rights holistically
5 Jul 2019
I think the OBE will silence some of the critics that said FGM was not an issue in the UK. I believe my OBE will also allow me to help change the conversation...
7 Jun 2019
“Collaboration is essentially all about harnessing alternative enabling perspectives, expertise and experience to drive more effective business decisions. While not all options can be actionable, we can ensure that a wide breadth of conceptual due diligence has been appropriately conducted.” (Carl Loof- Founder, Impeccable Collaboration) The play on words here - Collaborative Measures - is…
In a league of his own
7 Jun 2019
Ade Adebisi is the Vice Chairman/General manager of the Nigeria Rugby League Association. He is remarkable example of how you can become successful against all odds - including obstacles to health. He can be viewed as a true inspiration and a guardian angel to sickle cell sufferers who he seeks to encourage. He is also an advocate…
A Father’s Place… ‘I want to help Zuriel start on her journey’
3 May 2019
After greeting Mr Oduwole and asking how he was, he replied: “I am good Anita, thanks for asking. Tired, only because I am trying to keep...
Their Word Is Their Bond
3 May 2019
A few months after I moved to Botswana (from London) I couldn’t find any locally-made cotton clothes. I discovered a beautiful...