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Nkiru Balonwu

8 Jun
The 2022 Africa Soft Power (ASP) Project has ended its ‘Africa Month’ summit.
23 May
Ahead of the 2022 Africa Soft Power (ASP) Summit in Kigali, Rwanda, leading stakeholders across Africa’s creative and knowledge industries have called for increased collaboration towards advancement of the continent’s creative...
4 Dec 2021
Research from the International Bar Association (IBA) has shown that one in three female legal professionals will be subject to abuse during their careers.
20 Jun 2021
2020, no doubt, will remain memorable in the minds of many because of the haunting experience it left behind. It was one tough year for the creative economy in the world over.
7 May 2021
Concerned about the economic situation of many African countries, especially the youth, Dr. Nkiru Balonwu, founder and chair of African Woman on Board (AWB), a not-for-profit organisation that focuses on the improvement of the African women ...
3 Nov 2020
The African Women on Board (AWB), a non-profit organisation dedicated to reshaping the future for African women and girls globally, has concluded plans to partner Ford Foundation for research on African women as entrepreneurs and consumers.


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Myanmar's junta sentenced an Australian economist to three years in prison Thursday while also handing down another conviction to ousted leader Aung Saa Suu Kyi, a source told AFP on Thursday.
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Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said inappropriate marking of boxes or space provided on the ballot paper by voters may affect the outcome of the 2023 general elections. While stressing the need for Nigerians to vote correctly on election day, the commission said voters must follow the procedure for voting for their preferred candidate…
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The Grammy-winning rapper Coolio passed away on Wednesday after being discovered unconscious at a friend's Los Angeles residence, according to the New York Times. He was 59. The single "Gangsta's Paradise," from the 1995 album of the same name, is what made Coolio, real name Artis Leon Ivey Jr., famous. The next year, that song,…
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Taliban forces fired shots into the air on Thursday to disperse a women's rally supporting protests in Iran over the death of a woman in the custody of morality police.
1 hour ago
A total of eight cases of rabies were recorded in Ebonyi between January and September, the Commissioner for Health in the state, Dr Daniel Umezurike said on Wednesday.