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Former Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Okonjo-iweala Named Director At UK Bank – To Earn £130,000 A Year

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former minister of finance, has been named an independent non-executive director at Standard Chartered PLC. Standard Chartered PLC is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London, and with presence in 70 countries. The company said her appointment is effective from November 1, 2017. The independent Non-Executive Directors do not […]

18 Year Old Nigerian, Uwade Helen Akhere Shines In The US As 11 Universities Offer Her Scholarship

Africa’s youngest female PhD holder: Musawenkosi Saurombe

She is Zimbabwean, studied in South Africa and is now a higher education ambassador for Bostwana. She is 23-year-old Musawenkosi Saurombe, Africa’s youngest PhD holder. Personal and familial sacrifices counted largely for the academic march that has earned her a doctorate in Industrial Psychology. And she is the first to admit that it took a […]

18 Year Old Nigerian, Uwade Helen Akhere Shines In The US As 11 Universities Offer Her Scholarship

Photos: Zimbabwean Inventor, Sangulani Max Chikumbutso Showcases Helicopter, Electric Car, Drones He Made

A Zimbabwean designer, inventor and entrepreneur has unveiled a series of firsts in the country with his company’s catalogue of new prototypes including a helicopter that uses different types of fuel, a locally-produced electric car, a ‘green’ generator and many others SAITH Technologies founder and inventor Sangulani Max Chikumbutso stands by his two-seater helicopter which […]

18 Year Old Nigerian, Uwade Helen Akhere Shines In The US As 11 Universities Offer Her Scholarship

From Losing both Parents & Managing a Heart Condition to Graduating First Class in Law! 21-year oldNigerian Student, Opeyemi Tiffany Ehimiaghe shares her Inspiring Story

A few days ago, social media was awash with the story of a Nigerian woman who, despite the odds stacked against her, was able to graduate from Lancaster University, UK with a First Class degree in Law. Opeyemi Tiffany Ehimiaghe, 21, had a chat with BellaNaija about growing up in Nigeria, losing both parents, working three […]

18 Year Old Nigerian, Uwade Helen Akhere Shines In The US As 11 Universities Offer Her Scholarship

19-year-old Ghanaian student builds search engine to rival Google

A 19-year-old Ghanaian university student Gabriel Opare has built a new search engine to rival Google and YouTube. According to Gabriel, his new search engine, Mudclo, will challenge the dominance of both major players. Mudclo is a free search engine for videos. Mudclo discovers and streams videos from the different locations on the internet all […]

18 Year Old Nigerian, Uwade Helen Akhere Shines In The US As 11 Universities Offer Her Scholarship

No Limits! Woman bags First Class in Psychoanalytic Studies at the age of 74

Twitter user @Tashleighkay yesterday celebrated her grandmother who bagged a first class from a university in the United Kingdom. She shared photos of the 74-year old at her graduation ceremony and wrote: My Granma did that, 1st class degree in psychoanalytic studies at 74years old. Keep bagging up those degree m’girl. To the moon and […]

18 Year Old Nigerian, Uwade Helen Akhere Shines In The US As 11 Universities Offer Her Scholarship

Meet Samuel Achilefu: The Nigerian On A Mission To See And Kill Cancer Using Light

The African continent has many talented people who have been able to bring about innovative solutions to some of the continent’s most pressing issues, among them is Nigerian Samuel Achilefu, whose development of high-tech goggles help surgeons “see” and kill cancer cells, which are often difficult to see. Samuel Achilefu PhD. Photo Credit: Robert Boston/Washington […]

Meet Silas Adekunle: Nigerian & Builder of World’s first Gaming Robots

Silas Adekunle is the founder and CEO of Reach Robotics, a company that has developed the world’s first gaming robots. Silas was born and grew up in Nigeria before moving to the UK with his family when he was 11. Silas graduated from the University of the West of England, Bristol, with a first class degree […]

18 Year Old Nigerian, Uwade Helen Akhere Shines In The US As 11 Universities Offer Her Scholarship

Photos: Nigerian Student, Mohammed Mustafa Cengiz Emerges Best Graduating Student From Russian Medical School

Mohammed Mustafa Cengiz, a Nigerian student has emerged the best student from Kazan State Medical University, with a perfect CGPA of 5.0 (Russian Red Diploma) The Kano State indigene received his award from the Russian Minister of Health at a ceremony held on Monday, June, 26. More photos after the cut…        

18 Year Old Nigerian, Uwade Helen Akhere Shines In The US As 11 Universities Offer Her Scholarship

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