National Assembly Hosts 161 Nigerian Students

The House of Representatives will host 161 students from 141 Nigerian universities to a 2-day interactive forum on the 9th and 10th of May 2016 at the National Assembly Complex in Abuja. The forum is an initiative of Speaker Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara envisioned to promote active youth inclusiveness in the democratic process. The event would feature […]

Happy Mother’s Day

And as the idea took shape, I codified it into an entire chapter of my book … I was shocked at how many people (especially women) loved the term and my description of this … “Then I realised… all I had learnt and know; all I had in my kitty as life’s experiences on my journey of[…]

Nigeria: Northeast Children Robbed Of Education

Abuja — Boko Haram’s attacks on schools, students, and teachers in northeast Nigeria have had a devastating impact on education. The conflict has left nearly 1 million children with little or no access to school, and Nigeria’s security forces have contributed to the problem by using schools as military bases, putting children at further risk of attack[…]

In Defence Of Nigerian Women By Olusegun Adeniyi

I guess I have told the story before of a couple driving on the road when another vehicle drove past and nearly pushed their car into the bush. Shaking his head, the husband muttered: “Women! They are lousy drivers”. This was in apparent reference to the person at the wheel of the car that drove past. Not[…]

International Women’s Day 2016

We Celebrate EVERY WOMAN on the occasion of the 2016 International Women’s Day Celebration. More Strength!More Honour!!More Wisdom!!! We call on Nigerians and the World today … … Whether it’s by helping women and girls achieve their ambitions, creating and encouraging gender-balanced leadership, developing more inclusive and flexible cultures or rooting out workplace bias, eradicating Violence Against[…]