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23 Nov 2020
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…
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.
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
The Nigeria Rugby League Association (NRLA) recently hosted the 2019 Middle East and Africa (MEA) Championship with Nigeria emerging as the eventual winners of the tournament, defeating Morocco 38-16 at the TBS Cricket Oval, home of Lagos Cricket Club.
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
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...
2 Aug 2019
Last year on the 18 July 2018, the world came together to mark the centenary of Nelson Mandela. In the lead up to this, I was approached by a number of individuals and organisations inviting me to support in the global celebrations.
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…
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…
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...
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...
29 Mar 2019
Our opening story begins with strategic philanthropist and mother of five, Alisa Swidler. Hailed as one of the most connected women in London, Alisa uses her vast network to benefit underserved communities....

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