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Photo: Egyptian creates ‘world’s longest’ Quran by hand

An Egyptian school drop-out turned artist has spent three years creating what he believes is the world’s biggest Quran. Saad Mohammed’s kaleidoscopic hand-drawn scroll is around 700 metres long, and once unrolled it is almost three-times as tall as South Africa’s 223-metre-high Carlton Centre, the tallest building in Africa. Inside Mohammed’s artistic home, in the town […]

Photos: Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, bags first class in Aeronautical Engineering from UK university

Why this graduate turned down a job at Microsoft to start a business helping young Nigerians find employment

INSPIRATIONAL: Chris Kwekowe WHEN 23-year-old Nigerian computer science graduate Chris Kwekowe met Bill Gates, he didn’t ask the founder of Microsoft for a job. Instead, Chris told Bill Gates that he had already turned down a job offer from Microsoft to be a software engineer. When he told the multi-billionaire his story at a forum for Africa’s […]

Photos: Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, bags first class in Aeronautical Engineering from UK university

Ghanaian Mabel Suglo, 21, founded a company that employs disabled people to manufacture shoes from tyres and recycled materials

  MEET MABEL Suglo the 21-year-old social entrepreneur behind EcoShoes, a company that employs people with disabilities to manufacture shoes and accessories from discarded tyres and recycled materials. Mabel, from Kumasi in Ghana, founded the company in 2013 when she was just 19, and two years later has been named the 2015 second runner up […]

Photos: Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, bags first class in Aeronautical Engineering from UK university

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 […]

Photos: Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, bags first class in Aeronautical Engineering from UK university

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 […]

Photos: Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, bags first class in Aeronautical Engineering from UK university

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 […]

Photos: Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, bags first class in Aeronautical Engineering from UK university

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 […]

Photos: Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, bags first class in Aeronautical Engineering from UK university

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 […]

Photos: Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, bags first class in Aeronautical Engineering from UK university

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 […]

Photos: Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, bags first class in Aeronautical Engineering from UK university

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, […]

Photos: Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, bags first class in Aeronautical Engineering from UK university

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