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Lagos plans to provide financial support to graduates. The Deputy Governor of Lagos Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire at the 2014 Enterprise Day in Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos, said that the state ...
 
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - April 2014 - BellaNaija 01
It has been a great year for Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie...and it isn't over yet. The award winning Nigerian author has been shortlisted for Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction. Last month, BN announced that she was nominated for her third novel "Americanah" alongside Donna Tartt for ...
Biola Alabi Yale World Fellow
Biola Alabi has been selected to join the 2014 Yale World Fellow program. The former Managing Director of M-Net Africa will participate in the program alongside 15 other trailblazers from all over the world. The Yale Daily News reports that "The Fellows, who hail from all around the world, are ...
"Sew Essential!" Those two words describe this young woman who calls herself a free hand cutter. Armed with her beautiful smile and her impressive sewing skills, Chinelo Bally has slowly stolen our hearts through her work She has had her face beamed across the UK, thanks to the Great British ...
It has become a cliché to talk about the defunct of the educational system in Nigeria. Everyone has become accustomed with its deficiencies, and we are left to think that our current situation is the best we can get. A very sour thought that overwhelms the mind indeed when our institutions are ...
Africa is such a diverse and culturally rich content that we're always glad to see African entrepreneurs who show positive elements of our diversity to the world. Kunmi Tuyo-Oluleye is one of those people. In this edition of CNN's Marketplace Africa, she talks about her background and her ...
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 ...
In August 2013, Google launched a competition, calling creative people and innovators to share the stories of how the web has transformed their lives and the opportunities they have created. They received over 2,200 submissions from 35 countries.  6 months later, we're pleased to announce ...
Kwasi Enin - April 2014 - BN Career - BellaNaija 01
Go Africa! BN is so excited to share this news. Kwasi Enin, a 17-year old Ghanaian-American has been accepted into not 2, not 4, but 8 ivy league colleges and universities in America. They include Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Penn, Cornell, Brown, Dartmouth and Columbia. Kwasi is a senior at ...
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 ...
Aliko Dangote - Bloomberg Billionaires  Index - January 2014 - BellaNaija
Africa's Richest Man Aliko Dangote is taking over the Nigerian business world, one step at a time. According to African Intelligence, the Nigerian tycoon is planning to acquire a stake in a Nigerian gas field owned by Shell. His company, Dangote Industries reportedly submitted the highest ...
Sheffield Hallam University - BellaNaija - March 2014
Great news Nigerians! Sheffield Hallam University, UK, is offering a £3,000 discount on undergraduate and postgraduate course fees to students living in Nigeria. The University, located in the city of Sheffield, North of the UK, launched the discount to celebrate the opening of their office ...
SCAD - BellaNaija - March 2014
Are you a law student interested in improving your legal skills while gaining amazing experience and rewards? Then this information is for you. SimmonsCooper Partners, a full-service international Law Firm presents the 2014 edition of SCAD Compete - a Brief writing and oral advocacy ...
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 ...
Bill and Melinda Gates - Bella Naija
Picture this: You are the child of one of the richest parents in the world. For most people this would mean never having to work a day in their lives.  However, this will not be the case for Bill and Melinda Gates’ children. At the TED ideas confab which took place yesterday in Vancouver, ...
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - Americanah - National Books Prize - BellaNaija
It's been a week of non stop Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie news. The Nigerian author is clearly having the best month of her life as she promotes her new book - "Americanah". Here's another reason for her to pop a bottle of champagne; she has won the US National Critics Book Prize for her novel ...
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 ...
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - March 2014 - BellaNaija
Congratulations to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. The Nigerian author is one of 20 women nominated for the Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction. The coveted award honours works by women written in English. It was known as the Orange Prize until last year when liquour company Bailey's took over as ...
2014 Cowbell National Secondary Schools Mathematics Competition - BellaNaija - March 2014
Do you think you've got what it takes to compete in the 2014 Cowbell National Secondary School Mathematics Competition? Yes? Then here's how you can compete. The first stage examination for this year’s competition will hold on Saturday March 15, 2014 in 200 centres in the 36 states and the ...
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 ...
There is a huge debate surrounding the fact that this generation lives above their means. We have a spending culture that surpasses the realization that we need to invest some of our earnings. We’ve all heard the stories; the girl with a Chanel bag collection to rival Winonah  De Jong's, but ...

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