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Adesina Commits $250,000 Cash Prize to African Youths in Agriculture

Former Agriculture Minister Akinwumi Adesina has committed the 250,000 dollars cash prize to set up a fund for financing African youths in agriculture.   President, African Development Bank, Mr. Akinwumi Adesina Nigeria’s image received a boost on Thursday before the international community as former Agriculture Minister Akinwumi Adesina formally received the 2017 World Food Prize […]

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‪Happy 99th Birthday Katherine Johnson, NASA Mathematician Who Calculated The Trajectory of the Apollo 11 Mission

‪Happy 99th Birthday Katherine Johnson, NASA Mathematician Who Calculated The Trajectory of the Apollo 11 Mission     Born in 1918 in the little town of White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, Johnson was a research mathematician, who by her own admission, was simply fascinated by numbers. Fascinated by numbers and smart to boot, for by […]

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Nigeria’s Bukola Bolarinwa & Nasir Yammama Receive Queen’s Young Leaders Award for 2017

Bukola Bolanrinwa, Nasir Yammama Bukola Bolarinwa and Nasir Yammama, who were last year selected as one of the 2017 Queen’s Young Leaders were presented with the award on Thursday. Bukola Bolarinwa was born with Sickle Cell Disease, and after noticing the chronic shortage of blood faced by people living with Sickle Cell who need regular transfusions, she joined the Sickle […]

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The World Bank Young Professionals Program (YPP)

The application for the 2018 Selection Process for the Young Professionals Program is open from June 14 – July 28, 2017. Please, make sure you meet all the eligibility requirements before you start the application process. Eligibility Program Features Selection Cycle Application Process The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is a starting point for an exciting career at the World Bank Group. […]

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Nigeria’s WeCyclers Scoops The Grand Prize At The Smart Cities Innovation Awards

WeCyclers has been declared the winner of the prestigious International Grand Prize at the second edition of the Smart Cities Innovation Awards which was recently held in Singapore. WeCyclers which was co-founded by Bilikis Adebiyi, is an innovative startup that brings domestic waste collection and treatment to Nigeria through a fleet of cargo bikes and […]

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How missionaries reached out to Africans?

How did missionaries try to reach out to the Africans? Christians who came to Africa to help spread the Good News of Jesus Christ tried to do several things which would demonstrate the love of Christ to people living here. Some of the their contribution to African growth and development includes:  Better  medical service: They […]

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Open Letter To Acting President Osinbajo On BOI Youth Support Programme, BOI Yes-P

WHAT THE ACTING PRESIDENT MUST KNOW ABOUT THE BANK OF INDUSTRY YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUPPORT PROGRAMME (BOI YES-P) It has become necessary to cry to His Excellency, Professor Yemi Osinbajo concerning the lingering deceit of the Bank of Industry against the enterprising youths of our great country. Even the blind can see the passion with which […]

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FUTA sets Nigerian Record, to Launch Satellite into Space

The Federal University of Technology, Akure, announced on Tuesday that it would on Thursday launch a satellite into space in partnership with other local and international organisations and countries. The university said the satellite belonged to Japan, Ghana, Mongolia, Nigeria and Bangladesh, and would be launched into Space from Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, USA. […]

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Applicatios For SWIFT Innotribe Startup Challenge

  Applications are open for the third edition of SWIFT Innotribe Startup Challenge for Africa, with the three winning fintech startups to travel to Canada to showcase their products, as well as receiving EUR10,000 (US$10,750) each. The top 10 fintech startups to apply to the Challenge will be invited to present their solutions at the […]

Adesina Commits $250,000 Cash Prize to African Youths in Agriculture

The Africa Innovation Challenge

Johnson & Johnson is looking to drive entrepreneurship and help advance promising consumer healthcare solutions throughout Africa . Chosen applicants will receive a combination of awards including funding up to US $100,000, potential lab space in Africa and/or business and technical mentoring from some of the brightest minds at Johnson & Johnson to help bring […]

Adesina Commits $250,000 Cash Prize to African Youths in Agriculture