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This is one African whose story is VERY inspiring. Malawian writer, speaker and social activist, Shadreck Chikoti is a grounded African who strives to break the mould of 'African' ...
 
Last year we announced the winners of the Moremi Initiative for Women's Leadership and Development (MILEAD).{Click here if you missed it}  With two Nigerian winners we were very excited about the potential for leadership and development coming from home. The Moremi initiative for women’s ...
Mo Abudu at Babcock University - June 2014 - BellaNaija.com 01013
Say hello to Dr Mo Abudu. Ebony Life TV's CEO was honoured as a Doctor of Humane Letter, Honouris Causa, at the 2014 Convocation Ceremony of Babcock University at the Sports Stadium. According to the Vice Chancellor of the University Prof. J.A Kayode Makinde, the award is to celebrate those ...
Swansea Unviersty at Education Fair sin Nigeria - Bellanaija - Bellanaija - May 2014 (1)
Uk-based Swansea University was recently in Nigeria at Education Fairs in Port Harcourt, Calabar and Lagos. The team, led by Dr. Andrew Ubaka Iwobi of the College of Law, attended the fair which lasted from Sunday 27th April to Saturday 3rd May 2014, interacting with prospective under and ...
Banke Kuku Wins Women in Making 2014 - Bellanaija - June 2014001
Great news for textile designer Banke Kuku. She has been unveiled as the 2014 winner of the Women in Making competition. The 2nd edition competition, organised by Triumph, which aims to highlight the abundance of talented women working their craft and passion into a career, announced Banke ...
Renee Boateng
Making of A Mogul with Anita Erskine is a TV show which showcases African entrepreneurs, in different fields, taking great strides around the world. In this edition, the host speaks to Ghanaian Image Consultant & Fashion Entrepreneur, Renee Boateng of ReneeQ. Watch it here:
Move Back to Nigeria is a series on BellaNaija which aims to encourage young and not-so-young professionals in the diaspora who are trying to make the decision of whether to move back to Nigeria. In collaboration with the brilliant team at MoveBackToNigeria.com, we hope to bring you a weekly ...
On this edition of CNN's African Start-Up, the spotlight is on on Kenyan entrepreneur and techie, Boniface Githinji. He developed a short message service portal, 'Sematime' which allows users to send information, to large groups. Check it out here:
Folorunsho Alakija & Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala - Forbes - May 2014 - BellaNaija.com
The madams at the top. Forbes just released a few minutes ago, its list of the 100 Most Powerful Women in the World. And Africa shines bright. Nigeria's Minister for Finance Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is the most powerful woman in Nigeria. The 59-year-old is ranked 44 on the list of 100 ...
125 Nigerians attend Northeastern University on Full Scolarship - BellaNaija.com
BellaNaijarians, be inspired! 125 students from Nigeria who have received full scholarships from the government will be attending college in Boston this Fall (August/September). They will be attending the Northeastern University, My Fox Boston reports. Yesterday Monday 26th May 2014, 53 of ...
Chude Jideonwo is one half of The Future Project team. He is young, hardworking, and very passionate about Nigeria. Chude is the only son of his parents, and he grew up in Lagos. In his early teens, he worked with some of Nigeria's leading media people: Levi Ajunoma, Agatha Amata and Funmi ...
Oladipo Ashafa
Move Back to Nigeria is a series on BellaNaija which aims to encourage young and not-so-young professionals in the diaspora who are trying to make the decision of whether to move back to Nigeria. In collaboration with the brilliant team at MoveBackToNigeria.com, we hope to bring you a weekly ...
Toyosi Akerele & Ashish Thakkar - May 2014 - BellaNaija.com
Five of Africa's inspiring trailblazers have been nominated for the inaugural "MTV Base Leadership Award". The category was created by Viacom International Media Networks and MTV Base as part of the 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA). The award show will take place on Saturday 7th June ...
I heard the most intriguing story this weekend that made me question the impact social media has on our finances. Sade: I need a favor. Please can I borrow N200, 000? I’ll pay you back with interest in 2 months. Tolu: What do you need the money for? Sade: Remember the Celine bag (N484, 000) ...
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It's the beginning of graduation season and at BellaNaija, we'd like to celebrate the Class of 2014. We know that getting through the academic year itself is such a challenge and we commend all the graduands. It is for this reason that we'd like to celebrate academic excellence. Last year, we ...
John Legend
John Legend has the No 1 song in the United States of America right now with his romantic ode "All of Me". The Grammy winning artiste is a graduate of the Ivy League University of Pennsylvania and this weekend he delivered a commencement address and also received an honorary Doctor of Music ...
Last year, Nigerian journalist, Tolu Ogunlesi was one of the recipients of the CNN Multichoice African Journalist Award. Now, it's time for journalists to send in their entries for selection for this year's set of awards. The idea behind the CNN Multichoice African Journalist competition is ...
Jason Njoku & Mike Adenuga - May 2014 - BellaNaija.com 01
They helped change the way Nigerians see technology in today's economy. Ventures Africa recently released a list profiling the Top 10 Tech CEOs in Nigeria. Over the years, Jason Njoku of iROKO Partners has made a name for himself in the entertainment scene, promoting Nigerian movies, ...
Move Back to Nigeria is a series on BellaNaija which aims to encourage young and not-so-young professionals in the diaspora who are trying to make the decision of whether to move back to Nigeria. In collaboration with the brilliant team at MoveBackToNigeria.com, we hope to bring you a weekly ...
Lakin 2
Fashion Photographer, Lakin Ogunbanwo is a man of few words. He lets his pictures do the talking. BellaNaija caught up with Lakin to get a glimpse into what makes this creative man tick. His images are evocative and he has a distinct style of his own. Lakin Ogunbanwo is one of those ...
Ghanaian-based, Sena Ahadji is such an inspiration to African creatives. Her start-up, 'Moment Catchers', is on the spotlight on this edition of CNN's African Start-up! A graphics designer and an illustrator, she speaks about how she started her hopes for Moment Catchers. In her words:  "You ...

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