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Revealed! 3 Ways to Connect With Your Dreams As A Young Nigerian

When I first talked to Khadijah Oyerinde, a 14-year-old high school student in Osun, southwestern Nigeria, I was able to see her dreams clearly. This was because of the confidence and passion with which she conveyed them to me. Within the first two minutes of our conversation, the young and inspiring Khadijah had mesmerized me. She’s got guts, no doubt! ...

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It’s Official! Iyanya Dumps Label, Joins Mavin

Popular Nigerian entertainer and musician, Iyanya, has been reported to have dumped his record label, Made Men Music Group (MMMG) and officially joined Mavin after months of speculations, Vanguard reports. The news was broken early morning on Monday by Iyanya and Don Jazzy. Mavin Activated! @DonJazzy Signs @Iyanya To @MAVINRECORDS !Mavin Activated! Reports of Iyanya’s plan to dump MMMG owned by ...

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How to Focus on the Fact That Your Life Works

It is actually possible to believe that your life is perfect as it is right now, and that you lack nothing.  Rather than focusing on the lapses in your life, focus on the fact that your life works. The fact that your life is in motion. Whatever the situation, humans are able to adapt and build a functioning system that ...

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Two Nigerian Students Are Leading Innovation in London Universities

“International students bring in £3 billion to London’s economy every year, and help to make London what it is: the home to the best in design, creative industries, technology, legal services, architecture, shopping, cuisine and entertainment.” – Lord Karan Bilimoria of Chelsea, President of the UK Council for International Student Affairs. Two Nigerian students, Eyenimi Ndimou and Ify Aniebo, have been shortlisted for the prestigious award to ...

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Grant Us Amnesty Or We’ll Cripple Lagos, Ogun, Militants Explode

In a chat with vanguard, some of the dreaded militants who terrorized Ogun and Lagos states from the creeks of Arepo and Ibafo reveal their new plan. *We have kidnapped, robbed, now we surrender. *Boast of 21 ‘generals’, 7,800 battle-ready boys, superior weapon. *Reveal how they bribed OPC, Police and Military men in the past. Sometime last year, the notorious ...

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Incredible! Ghana Launches Technology Service for Farmers

Ghana is increasingly drifting towards the use of technology to raise agricultural production as it launches the ‘mFarms’ electronic platform to guide farmers. It would serve as vital source of information on best agronomic practices, pest and disease control. Also there is the development of viable linkages within the agricultural value chain to bring about efficiency, Footprint2Africa reports. The platform ...

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Tech Guru, UNIBEN Graduate, Philanthropist: Meet British Nigerian Who is UK’s Most Powerful Black Person

Powerlist, a publication which selects 100 of the most powerful people of African and African Caribbean heritage, has unveiled Tom Ilube, a British citizen, whose father is a Nigerian, as the most powerful black person in the United Kingdom. Ilube was announced after an independent panel of judges led by Dame Linda Dobbs, a former high court judge, and Michael ...

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Do You Agree? Nigeria is a Forced Amalgamation of 300 Nations By Britain- Dr Cosmas

The Chairman of African center for Leadership. Dr. Cosmas Ilechukwu has said that Nigeria must restructure to survive as a nation. Dr. Cosmas made the statement during the 2016 edition of the Change we need lecture series with the theme ‘Restructuring: Whose Nigeria?’  held in Abuja. He said “The government should not browbeat the people of Nigeria into compliance with ...

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Meet 19-year-old Nigerian Saheela Ibraheem, Final Year Student of Nuerobiology in Harvard

Saheela Ibraheem got into Harvard at the age of 15, where she is currently studying neurobiology — a branch of science that studies the brain — and has been listed among the “World’s 50 Smartest Teenagers.” She was also accepted for admission by 13 other top colleges in the United States, including the MIT, Princeton, Columbia, and six other Ivy ...

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Good Enough? Nigerian Senate Adopts Jail Term, 5million Naira Fine for Sexual Offenders

The senate today considered adopting the option of 5 years and 5 million Naira as penalties for sexual harassment, according to Daily Trust. The lawmakers made this known while considering the report of the Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters on a Bill titled Sexual Harassment in Tertiary Education Institution Bill. Some of the senators who spoke in favour ...

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