Category: Geeky & Smart

Meet Viola-nuela Echebima, First Class graduate of UNN who bagged First Class at The Nigerian Law School
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Best of Nigeria
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Meet Viola-nuela Echebima, First Class graduate of UNN who bagged First Class at The Nigerian Law School

PH - December 15, 2017

Viola-Nuela Echebima, a University of Nigeria First Class Graduate, emerged Nigerian Law School‘s Best Graduating Student, as she also bagged a First Class after the…

Chimamanda Adichie’s “Dear Ijeawele, Or A Feminist Manifesto In Fifteen Suggestions” Listed Among the Best Books of 2017
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Best of Nigeria
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Chimamanda Adichie’s “Dear Ijeawele, Or A Feminist Manifesto In Fifteen Suggestions” Listed Among the Best Books of 2017

PH - December 14, 2017

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s “Dear Ijeawele, Or A Feminist Manifesto In Fifteen Suggestions” has been listed among the Best Books of…

2 Nigerians Shortlisted for $1m Global Teacher Prize
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Best of Nigeria
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2 Nigerians Shortlisted for $1m Global Teacher Prize

PH - December 13, 2017

Two Nigerian teachers have been nominated for the 2018 global teacher prize. The prize, put together by Varkey Foundation, comes with a…

Mo Abudu Awarded the 2017 ‘IoD Entrepreneurial Award’ at Institute of Directors Nigeria Dinner
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Best of Nigeria
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Mo Abudu Awarded the 2017 ‘IoD Entrepreneurial Award’ at Institute of Directors Nigeria Dinner

PH - December 8, 2017

The Governing Council of the Institute of Directors Nigeria (IoDN), yesterday awarded Mo Abudu the 2017 ‘IoD Entrepreneurial Award’. The announcement was…

Nigeria’s Olufunke Abimbola-Akindolie Awarded Member of the Order of the British Empire
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Best of Nigeria
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Nigeria’s Olufunke Abimbola-Akindolie Awarded Member of the Order of the British Empire

PH - December 8, 2017

Olufunke Abimbola-Akindolie has been awarded the Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, for her contribution to…

3 Nigerians Selected For The 2018 Queen’s Young Leaders Programme
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Best of Nigeria
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3 Nigerians Selected For The 2018 Queen’s Young Leaders Programme

PH - December 6, 2017

Hauwa Ojeifo, Isaac Ezirim, and Kennedy Ekezie Joseph from Nigeria have been chosen as three of the final ever Queen’s Young Leaders Award winners in recognition…

UNN Produces 132 First Class Graduates
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Geeky & Smart
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UNN Produces 132 First Class Graduates

PH - December 4, 2017

University of Nigeria, Nsukka produced 132 first class graduates, one Miss Augusta Ofondu, emerged as the best graduating student of…

Chimamanda Adichie to Receive 2018 Barnes and Noble Writers for Writers Award
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Best of Nigeria
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Chimamanda Adichie to Receive 2018 Barnes and Noble Writers for Writers Award

PH - December 4, 2017

Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been announced as one of the recipients of the 2018 Barnes & Noble Writers for Writers…

3 Nigerians Make Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation Shortlist
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Best of Nigeria
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3 Nigerians Make Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation Shortlist

PH - November 22, 2017

Three Nigerians have been chosen by the UK Royal Academy for the Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation shortlist of 16. Among last year’s winners…

Meet Ruqayya Suleiman, Katsina’s First Female Pilot
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Meet Ruqayya Suleiman, Katsina’s First Female Pilot

PH - November 15, 2017

Ruqayya Suleiman from Bakori Local government area of Katsina State is the first female pilot from the state. She was…

University of Ibadan Produces First Class Graduate in History For the First Time in 69 Years
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Geeky & Smart
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University of Ibadan Produces First Class Graduate in History For the First Time in 69 Years

PH - November 15, 2017

The University of Ibadan has produced its first graduate with a first class honours degree in History for the very…

Oduduwa University Offers 27 First Class Graduates Automatic Employment
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Oduduwa University Offers 27 First Class Graduates Automatic Employment

PH - November 15, 2017

Chibuzor Nwoke, vice chancellor of Oduduwa University, says 27 first class students have been offered automatic employment by the institution. Speaking…

Photo: Muslim Bags PhD In Christian Studies
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Best of Nigeria
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Photo: Muslim Bags PhD In Christian Studies

PH - October 31, 2017

A Muslim, Prof. Rasheed Jimoh-Ijaodola, has bagged a doctorate degree in Christian studies at the University of Ilorin. Jimoh-Ijaodola is…

5 Quick And Stunning Facts About The Nigerian That Painted Obama’s Portrait
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Best of Nigeria
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5 Quick And Stunning Facts About The Nigerian That Painted Obama’s Portrait

Mabel - October 21, 2017

The skilled craftsman who is a New York-based representation painter, known for his exceedingly naturalistic depictions of dark individuals in…

Rivers Cruises To 2017 Cowbellpedia Finals
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Geeky & Smart
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Rivers Cruises To 2017 Cowbellpedia Finals

PH - October 17, 2017

The 2017 Cowbellpedia Secondary School Mathematics TV Quiz Show sponsored by Cowbell, the flagship brand from Promasidor Nigeria Limited, approached…

Team Triarchy Emerges Overall Winner of Unilever 2017 Ideatrophy Challenge
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Geeky & Smart
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Team Triarchy Emerges Overall Winner of Unilever 2017 Ideatrophy Challenge

PH - October 13, 2017

After a keenly contested competition, Team Triarchy from Nigeria emerged the overall winner of the Unilever Ideatrophy Challenge. The challenge which is in…

Njideka Akunyili Crosby Awarded The MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Njideka Akunyili Crosby Awarded The MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship

PH - October 11, 2017

Njideka Akunyili Crosby, painter and daughter of former Nigerian minister Dora Akunyili, has been awarded the prestigious MacArthur Fellowship. Akunyili Crosby was…

Meet Lieutenant Toby Cohen, The First Woman From Nigeria To Serve In Israel’s Defense Forces
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Best of Nigeria
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Meet Lieutenant Toby Cohen, The First Woman From Nigeria To Serve In Israel’s Defense Forces

PH - October 10, 2017

Lieutenant Toby Cohen is the first woman from Nigeria to serve in Israel’s Defense Forces Homefront Command. Born to a…

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