Nigeria

June 5, 2018
Flying Doctors

MEET DR OLAMIDE OREKUNRIN, FOUNDER OF THE FLYING DOCTORS

Living a life of impact has been the call of a few persons whose pursuit of success which involves serving people and bringing smiles to their […]
June 4, 2018
Forbes Africa

Davido, Falz, Wizkid, Yemi Alade and other Nigerians make Forbes Africa’s 30 Under 30 list

David Adedeji Adeleke popularly known as Davido, Folarin Falana also known as Falz, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun widely known as Wizkid and Yemi Alade are among the […]
June 4, 2018
Falz Badguy

THIS IS NIGERIA, BUT…

“The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.” – Ayn Rand Folarin Falana a.k.a Falz on Friday 25 […]
May 28, 2018

Government should bridge the gap between the town and the gown, says Fuhad, LASU best graduating student

Few months ago, a U.S. Professor, Gamalier Prince stated that Nigerians are receiving expired education. This statement has been echoed by the best graduating student at […]
May 27, 2018
Charity Bassey

Charity Bassey, cleaner at Muritala Muhammaed Int’l Airport returns N2.17 million found in a toilet

Charity Bassey, a cleaner at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos State, has returned $6,000 (N2.17 million) she found in a toilet while carrying out […]
May 18, 2018
Farida Ado

Nigeria’s Farida Ado makes TIMES’ Next Generation Leaders list

Nigeria’s Farida Ado is one of those shortlisted for the Time Magazine 2018 Next Generation Leaders. Described by TIME Magazine as “Kano’s Jane Austen,” the 32-year-old […]
May 18, 2018

Doctors and the Nigerian festival of tears

By: Mayowa Tijani It was October 2013; I remember this month with so much pain in my heart. My family had just lost one of our finest — […]
May 17, 2018
Caine Prize

Three Nigerian writers shortlisted for 2018 Caine Prize for African Writing

Three Nigerian writers have been shortlisted for the 2018 Caine Prize for African Writing. The writers are Nonyelum Ekwempu for her story ‘American Dream’ published in Red […]
May 13, 2018
FUTA Students

Two FUTA students win Microsoft’s Imagine Cup finals in Nigeria

Taofeek Olalekan Afeez and Alayande Abdulwaheed Abiola, have emerged winners of the 2018 Microsoft’s Imagine Cup in Nigeria. The duo jointly formed Team TREP and invented […]
May 10, 2018
Ummukulthum Sadiq

Nigerian female student obtains first class in medicine in Saudi Arabia

A Nigerian female student, Ummukhulthum Abubakar Sadiq, has obtained a first class degree in Medicine and Surgery at Batterjee Medical College, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. A native […]