The second edition of Social4Media Masterclass, an all-day digital skills workshop for media professionals has ended in Lagos. Organised by Lagos based marketing and media company, ID Africa and marketing tech startup, Plaqad, the training provided media professionals with digital techniques and social media tools that they can leverage to improve their businesses.
Daughters Of Chibok puts Benson on global stage
When Nigerian documentary filmmaker Joel Kachi Benson resolved to make the film, Daughters of Chibok, little did he know that the venture would put him on international stage. Today, the documentary, which was produced in Virtual Reality (VR), has earned Benson the Lion Award for Best Story at the 2019 Venice International Film Festival.
Shade Corner, youth-oriented show returns for third season
After weeks of working behind the scene, Shade Corner, the iconic, youthful and saucy chat show on Accelerate TV, celebrated the launch of its third season in grand style.
Until you change your mindset, money won’t help you!
Louise L. Hay once said, “I do not fix problems. I fix my thinking. Then problems fix themselves.” I normally tell people around me that when people come to you for help, don’t be in a haste to reach out to them with money, instead, check out their mindset.
Back from technovation challenge, Brain Squad gets heroic reception
After a successful outing at the 2019 Technovation competition in far away Silicon Valley, California, United States of America, Brain Squad, the Nigerian representative at the tech challenge got a heroic reception as returned to Nigeria.
In search of Africa’s next superstar designer
For young fashion designers across Africa, this is indeed an exciting time, as Design Fashion Africa (DFA) has launched its search for the next superstar designer from the continent.
My ‘morning’ advantage
Elbert Hubbard said, “Be pleasant until ten o'clock in the morning and the rest of the day will take care of itself.” I have observed that the people that are at the top in life are also on top in the morning.
Youths: Pursue meaning, not money!
Horace Freely said: “The darkest hour in any man’s life is when he sits down to plan how to get money without earning it”. You earn money by finding meaning and solving a problem.
‘Nigerian youths have not been treated fairly’
Esther Ijewere is an enterprising social activist, gender advocate, columnist, author and the Executive Director of Rubies Ink Initiative for Women and Children.