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    FIFA Football Awards – Full list of nominees and winners

    FIFA Football Awards

    The FIFA football awards – the ‘biggest’ football award event has just ended and we are certain it will be talked about for a very long time. Amongst other events, this is the first time Messi was not nominated in years, and this is the first time neither him nor Cristiano Ronaldo took the prize […]

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    4 lessons I learnt from almost killing two children

    Chidi Okereke, accident

    My name is Chidi Okereke, and about 9 years ago, I almost killed two kids; siblings. One was 4 and the other was 7. It was in 2009, and I was a 2nd year student of the University of Port Harcourt. I had gone to my uncle’s house to spend the weekend, as was customary […]

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    Wizkid vs Shola – The deadbeat dad drama + Reactions

    Wizkid, Shola

    Superstar act, Wizkid Ayo Balogun has been trending all day, and it is not for a good reason. The mother of his very first child went on her Instagram page and called him out for being a deadbeat dad. The long message included screenshots from conversations they’ve had over the last 5 years, and it […]

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    9 things you should know about Yusuf Bichi, the new DSS Director

    Yusuf Bichi

    Sometime in August 2018, the National Assembly was invaded by men of the DSS – Department of State Security. Following the outcry from Nigerians, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo sacked Lawan Daura, the Director and replaced him with the highest ranking official –  Matthew Seiyefa. Today, the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari in turn replaced the […]

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    11 Sectors the Progressive Governors impacted in August

    APC Governors

    As we enter the Ember months, we have compiled the sectors the Progressive Governors impacted, and included links for references. Enjoy, share. EMPOWEREMENT https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/08/prisons-command-trains-82-inmates-in-oyo/ https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/kaduna-youths-empowered-as-financial-service-hubs-265004.html http://thenationonlineng.net/100-lagos-youths-get-cash-prizes-at-sme-competition/ https://newtelegraphonline.com/2018/08/lagos-ngo-empower-5000-out-of-school-girls/ http://thenationonlineng.net/5000-osun-youths-trained-in-ict-graduate-from-oyestech-ii/ https://independent.ng/osun-recruits-another-20000-unemployed-graduates-into-state-youth-empowerment-scheme-oyes/ https://www.pulse.ng/gist/metro/lsetf-coca-cola-nbc-sign-mou-to-empower-1000-women-in-lagos-id8735687.html https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/08/ogun-govt-unido-to-partner-on-vocational-training/ https://leadership.ng/2018/08/20/niger-signs-mou-to-empower-youths/ https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/kano-state-empowers-8-800-youths-with-n275m-266414.html https://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/08/05/world-bank-kaduna-rockefeller-foundation-partner-train-900-in-it/?nonamp=1 https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/08/edojobs-atc-target-1296-edo-youths-for-digital-skills-training/ HEALTH https://www.businessdayonline.com/companies/health/article/hivaids-oyo-state-plans-rapid-response-mechanism-patients/ https://www.today.ng/news/nigeria/oyo-government-targets-15000-women-free-cancer-screening-programme-138486 http://sunnewsonline.com/zamfara-govt-to-recruit-more-health-workers-for-phcs/ https://prnigeria.com/2018/08/15/pewash-fg-kano-govt-partern-achieve-sdgs-target/ https://reliefweb.int/report/nigeria/who-supports-government-protect-over-150000-population-risk-yellow-fever-katsina https://tvcnews.tv/2018/08/katsina-govt-recruits-more-than-1000-medical-personnel/ https://tvcnews.tv/2018/08/more-than-2000-katsina-residents-to-benefit-from-free-medical-outreach/ https://leadership.ng/2018/08/15/kogi-to-domesticate-hiv-stigma-law/ https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/08/lagos-moots-compulsory-health-insurance-scheme/ http://sunnewsonline.com/hiv-aids-unicef-partners-nasarawa-govt-on-preventing-transmission/ https://politicsngr.com/nasarawa-govt-trains-52-health-workers-tackle-maternal-mortality/ https://guardian.ng/features/health/niger-government-to-scale-up-campaign-on-exclusive-breastfeeding-says-commissioner/ https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/08/plateau-virology-research-lab-accredited-by-iso/ https://theeagleonline.com.ng/usaid-hfg-supports-osun-health-insurance-scheme/ https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/ondo-state-govt-approves-5-mother-child-hospitals-265715.html https://www.tribuneonlineng.com/158929/ https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/08/unicef-csos-strategic-to-health-development-nasarawa-govt/ https://www.blueprint.ng/kebbi-trains-57-medical-personnel/ https://leadership.ng/2018/08/02/bagudu-signs-contributory-healthcare-management-agency-bill/ […]

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    Meet the 6 who will be repping Nigeria at the AFS Global Fellowship in New York

    Alliance for science Global Leadership Fellows programme

    After a rigorous search that began in March, 29 young leaders representing countries across Asia and Africa have emerged and would be participating in the Cornell Alliance for Science Global Leadership Fellows program. The fellowship is designed to equip and empower emerging international leaders who are committed to advocating for science-based communications and access to […]

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    8 struggles only left-handed people understand

    Left handers day

    Today, August 13 is International left-handers day. Only about 12 percent of the people in the world are left handed, so that explains why many products are designed with only right-handers in mind. Apart from products and equipment, many left-handed Nigerians have had their skulls almost knocked in when they instinctively hand things to adults […]

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    7 Types of Ladies Nigerian Guys Want

    types of ladies nigerian guys want

    Being a young Nigerian woman is hard work. With this, I agree. First, you have to wear the hair of girls from other countries. Then, you have to endure being pulled and called ‘Fine girl’ whenever you’re traversing through the local market in your city. Shit is crazy. The most unfortunate aspect, however, is that […]