CNN has featured Nigeria’s Abdullahi Olatoyan, the young man who was spotted washing car windscreens dressed in a suit and bow tie. Read what they wrote about him… CNN: In Congo, Sapeurs (the Society of tastemakers and elegant people), are known for their love of luxury tailoring even while performing the most mundane of tasks. But one car windscreen cleaner in […]Read more
President Buhari And His Team Leads All Countries In The Fight Against Terror – President Barrak Obama
President Barack Obama has described President Muhammadu Buhari and his team as the best country in the world in relation to fight against terrorism. The statement was made public through President Obama’s Deputy Secretary of State, Antony J. Blinken. According to Blinken, “Now here we have this very important security summit that Nigeria is hosting, with countries around the world […]Read more
On Thursday, boxing great Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao stood before a cheering crowd and flashing cameras, his arm hoisted above his head. The “people’s champion” was a winner once again. Only this time, he hadn’t won a boxing title, but a Senate seat in his home country of the Philippines. The political victory brings the 37-year-old, who had previously served in […]Read more
Sensational Female Aerospace Engineer Graduate Hopes to Change Perception of Black Women In Science!
After posting graduation photos on Twitter, an aerospace engineering graduate from Georgia has gone viral a year after she met President Barack Obama. Tiffany Davis, a Black woman, is set to graduate from the School of Aerospace Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology this May. In the photos, she dons a cap and gown as she poses with campus […]Read more
The Federal Ministry of Education on Wednesday in Abuja honoured Dr Victor Olalusi who scored 5.0 Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) in the Faculty of Clinical Sciences, Russian National Research Medical University, Moscow (RNRMU) in 2013, arguably the first in the world. Olalusi, who was the best graduating student in the whole Russian Federation in 2013, studied in RNRMU under […]Read more
The York College Valedictorian for the Class of 2016 has emerged and she is a Nigerian. Eunice Udensi, a Pharmaceutical Science major mentored in the Chemistry department, came to York from Abia State, four years ago and quickly acclimated to a busy college life of research and co-curricular activities. Early on, her impressive GPA caught the attention of Amy Wolfe […]Read more
Dr. Bennet Ifekandu Omalu on Saturday May 7 bagged an honorary Doctor of Science degree from Xavier University of Louisiana. He shared the good news on Facebook, writing: “Got an honorary Doctor of Science degree from Xavier University of Louisiana today. I am deeply grateful and thankful” Dr. Omalu is a Nigerian forencic pathologist and medical examiner who was first […]Read more
Nigerian Girl Makes History as She Becomes The Third Sister Named Valedictorian at Dillard University!
A Nigerian woman is following her two older sisters as valedictorian at Dillard University in New Orleans. Stephanie Akpapuna, a Theatre Arts major from Lagos, Nigeria, has been named valedictorian of the Dillard University Class of 2016. Akpapuna will deliver the valedictory address at Dillard’s Commencement exercise on Saturday, May 7. Akpapuna is part of a very unique family tradition […]Read more
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s turns 32 on Saturday, and he has a few billion things to celebrate. With a fortune estimated at $51.8 billion, he’s one of the world’s richest people. But because of his youth, he’s actually made more money per day of living than anybody else on the planet. Specifically, Zuckerberg’s potent combo of youth and wealth has […]Read more
It’s a story of strong will over circumstances and education over incarceration. As we celebrate Black History Month, we turn our attention to a man who is working to show others the way up. Daniel Geiter describes his former self as “a really good thief.” Now he is a new man with a big idea that just might change lives. […]Read more