Why return artifacts, sculptures, but not the looted gold, diamonds and other resources?

The admission of outright theft of over 500 historical objects including 440 bronzes by the British and the commitment to repatriate such to Nigeria has triggered a whole different conversation. Africans worldwide have shared their views on the development; whilst some called on Berlin to include the revenue generated by those objects from the time […]

British University to return ‘looted’ Benin Bronze to Nigeria

The University of Aberdeen has announced on Thursday, its decision to return Benin Bronze, which was part of the numerous historical objects looted by the British power and auctioned to European Museums, collectors and other public institutions. The school said, these items shall be returned “within week.” This follows growing pressure mounting on British Museum […]

Damilola a Nigerian Lady who is Creating Black Princesses as Cartoon Characters

Nigerian young lady, Damilola Olaleye is creating black princesses for cartoon characters. This she has done to bridge the huge gap that has been created in the mainstream media where the representation of color is very minimal. “Growing up, I loved watching Disney cartoons a lot. I was captivated by the likes of Snow White […]

Okonjo – Iweala Visits Nigeria as the New DG of World Trade Organization

After a long tussle, Nigeria’s Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala became the first African and first female to clinch the title of the Director-General of The World Trade Organization. She resumed office on the 1st of March, 2020 in Geneva, Switzerland. Her appointment was much celebrated in Nigeria and Africa as a whole. Currently, she is on […]

Nigeria’s Media Mogul, Mo Abudu, Launches A Creative Academy

Foremost Nigerian media mogul, Mo Abudu has launched a creative academy was done in partnership with the Lagos state government. Over the years, she has been one of the forefronts of taking Nigeria’s media and Nollywood to the global stage. In her Instagram post, “as a Human resources practitioner, I have been and will always […]

Nigeria’s Payment Startup, Flutter Wave, Raises $170 Million, now worth over $1B

Flutterwave is a Nigerian payment start-up that has in recent times been making waves in Nigeria, Africa and beyond. It was founded by two Nigerians, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji and Olugbenga Agboola in 2016. It was launched as a Nigerian and U.S.-based payments company with offices in Lagos and San Francisco. It has helped businesses build customizable […]

This 19-year old Nigerian kid builds an aircraft from scratch; flies it at exhibition

The practical scientific knowledge demonstrated by this young Nigerian kid during the maiden edition of a Science and Technology Festival held in the oil rich Bayelsa State on Friday, 5th of March 2021 is mind boggling. Oghenero Rejoice, a 19-year old rural-based Nigerian who was one of the participants of this impactful event built a […]

Meet The 10 -Yeard Old Nigerian Chess Champion, Tanitoluwa

Tanitoluwa Emmanuel Adewumi is a Nigerian prodigy who has stormed the world of chess and made his mark already despite his young age. He was born on September 3rd, 2010 in Nigeria. In 2017, his parents, who lived in Abuja relocated to the United States of America due to insurgency in Nigeria and the threats […]