Reflections As IVLP Alumni Lagos Reunite, Set To Launch Mentorship Program To Tackle Drug Abuse, Others In Schools

By Victor Gotevbe & Ikenna Asomba It was indeed a day of joy, reminiscences and brainstorming for members of the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), Alumni Association, Lagos chapter, as they met on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at Public Affairs Department Hall of the United States Consulate in Lagos, for a Reunion and Engagement event. […]

33yrs After, No Longer Business As Usual For Trespassers, As Nigerian Varsity Moves To Reclaim Encroached Lands

By Ikenna Asomba Thirty-three years after the establishment of Nigeria’s Best State University, the Lagos State University, LASU, Ojo, the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode-led Lagos State Government and the university management have now began moves to reclaim the university’s lands encroached upon by trespassers over the years. Recall that the Lagos State University, also known as […]

Nigerian Varsity Holds Media Parley, Pledges Commitment To Rule Of Law, Due Process, Transparency

By Ikenna Asomba Friday, December 8, will continue to remain unforgettable for Nigeria’s Best State University, the Lagos State University, LASU, situated in the heart of Ojo, in Nigeria’s commercial hub, Lagos State, as the institution held the first-of-its-kind Hangout with Media Practitioners. At the epoch-making event attended by, the Vice Chancellor of the […]

Nigeria Retains Top Spot In Africa With 11,710 Students In The U.S.

Nigeria retained its top ranking as the number one source of African students studying in the United States, according to the 2017 Open Doors Report released on Monday, November 13. The International Educational Exchange data released by the Institute of International Education (IIE) shows that there are 11, 710 Nigerian students currently pursuing their educational […]

Our Vision At Ashoka Africa- Regional Director, West Africa Anglophone, Josephine Nzerem

By Ikenna Asomba The Regional Director, Ashoka West Africa Anglophone, Mrs. Josephine Nzerem, has stated that the vision of the socio-entrepreneurship initiative region is to continue to create demand for a new framework that fosters changemaking and empathy in the people and communities of Africa, adding that it addresses continental challenges by engaging social innovators […]

Photos: Okwoche, Omoyele, Abdulsalam, Others Train Journalists At British Council Nigeria Capacity Building Workshop

Journalists from across Online, Print, Radio and Television News organisations in Nigeria, Friday, November 3, 2017, gathered at the Raddison Blu Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, for a Capacity Building Workshop put up by the British Council, Nigeria. According to the British Council Nigeria, the workshop was held to enhance the skills and knowledge of Nigerian media […]

British Council Nigeria Holds Capacity Building Workshop For Media Practitioners Nov 3

By Ikenna Asomba Poised to enhance the skills and knowledge of Nigerian media practitioners to enable them deliver competently, as well as position themselves for opportunities within and outside the media industry, the British Council Nigeria, will be holding a Capacity Building Workshop for Nigerian media practitioners at its Victoria Island, Lagos, premises on Friday, […]

Applications Open For WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation

Deadline: 13 January, 2018 Applications are open for the WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships (PBS) which is awarded to individuals from developing/emerging economies (East and South) who wish to pursue formal studies or mid-career professional training in the field of nature conservation. The aim of the WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation (PBS) is to […]