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72-year-old grandmother graduates from the same university she dropped out from 55 years ago

72-year-old Darlene Mullins, a grandmother-of-four will be among the 800 students to graduate from Tennessee State University, TSU, on the 6th of May. Darlene will be receiving her degree 55 good years after she started at the institution. Darlene began her studies in TSU campus in 1962, however, almost immediately, she fell in love with […]

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Liberian the youngest pilot Captain at Delta Airlines, a major American airline

Gamaliel Marcus Neyor 31 year old Liberian man, Gamaliel Mercus, an emerging young pilot from Liberia has emerged as the youngest pilot Captain from Liberia, reports the Daily Observer. An aircraft must always have a nominated pilot who is in overall charge of the aircraft, this pilot is the Captain. The Liberian has attributed his […]

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Meet Musa Saurombe Africa’s youngest female PhD graduate

At 23 Musawenkosi Donia Saurombe has made history, graduating with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Industrial Psychology, from the North-West University – Mafikeng, in South Africa. Musa’s PhD thesis passed without corrections, a remarkable feat. She joins a list of elite record breaking young scholars that have wowed the world. A hearty congratulations on […]

Meet Macdella Cooper, Former Refugee & Liberia’s Only Female Presidential Candidate

Meet Haben Girma: The first deaf and blind student to graduate from Harvard Law school

Haben Girma is the first Deaf-blind person to graduate from Harvard Law School, a feat which earned her recognition as a White House Champion of Change, Forbes 30 under 30, and BBC Women of Africa Hero. Since her graduation, Haben advocates for equal access to information for people with disabilities. Haben holds a B.A. in […]

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Nigerian Scientist Invents Device That Can Supply The Entire African Continent Uninterrupted Power Supply

Nigerian engineer, Obayagbona Emmanuel Imafidon, has stated that he has invented a power-generating device that can solve the power shortage in the country. In an interview with Guardian, the graduate of Electrical Engineering from the Institute of Management and Technology in Enugu said he could generate power from thunder lightning and that he has been […]

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Nigerians are among some of the smartest and most creative people in the World – VP Osinbajo

VP Osinbajo and Captain Odujinrin The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday, said that Nigerians are some of the smartest and most creative persons around the world. The VP said this when he received on a courtesy visit to the Presidential Villa,Capt. Lola Odujinrin, the first African to fly around the world as a […]

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Meet Jelani Aliyu, Nigerian genius who designed Revolutionary Chevrolet Volt (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Jelani Aliyu, hails from Sokoto State, Nigeria and is General Motors Lead Exterior Designer and the designer of the Chevy Volt. General Motors is the world’s largest automobile maker. The car has been described as an American Revolution and one of the hottest concepts in the design line. Jelani was born in 1966 in Kaduna, […]

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Meet Bessie Coleman, The First Female African-American Pilot

Born on January 26, 1892, in Atlanta, Texas, Bessie Coleman became the first African-American and Native American woman pilot in the United States. She grew up in a sharecropper’s family, her father George was Cherokee or Choctaw and part African-American and her mother Susan was an African-American. Being one of 13 children wasn’t easy back in those […]

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Meet the Nigerian inventor building a flying jet car [View Photos]

Lagos is synonymous with heavy traffic and congestion but self taught inventor, Kehinde Durojaiye, might have the answer to the city’s woes: a jet car that can run on land, sea and in the air. Durojaiye, nicknamed ‘Kenny jet,’ calls his ambitious invention ‘an aero-amphibious jet car’ and he told CNN he has achieved two […]

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