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A Nigerian filmmaker, Joel Kachi Benson has won an award at the 2019 Venice Film Festival for his documentary, Daughters of Chibok.   Daughters of Chibok, which is a Virtual Reality (VR) based documentary, won The Lion Award for Best VR Story at the 76th Venice International Film Festival on Saturday in Italy.   The documentary produced by a Nigerian […]Continue Reading
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Award-winning Nigerian poet, essayist, translator and author of short stories, Mr. Tade Ipadeola, has been selected to participate in the International Writing Program (IWP) Fall Residency at the University of Iowa, courtesy of the United States Department of State. From September 1 to November 16, 2019, Ipadeola, the 2013 winner of the Nigeria Prize for […]Continue Reading
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Nigerian hurdler Tobi Amusan won gold on Wednesday August 28, after she broke Glory Alozie’s 20-year-old Africa Games record at the 12th Africa Games Women’s 100m final.   The 22-year-old retained her title by surpassing Glory Alozie’s record of 12.74s in the 1999 edition of the Games which was held in Johannesburg, and setting a new one of 12.68s (-0.6) at the Prince Continue Reading
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Nigeria’s national women’s team, D’Tigress played a tight game against the host team, Senegal on Sunday, August 19th which saw the amazons storm to victory as they beat their opponents 60-55. D’Tigress, the champions of Africa, succeeded in defending the title they won two years ago after defeating the same team 65-48 in Bamako, Mali in 2017. Even more […]Continue Reading
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Nigerian veterinary doctor, Mark Ofua is the man who’s doing quite an unusual job in Nigeria. Ofua runs an animal shelter, located in Lagos, which houses about 30 different species of animals, ranging from snakes, birds, baboons, to pangolins. Ofua has operated his shelter for the past five years, with volunteers providing an important part of the […]Continue Reading
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In a bid to ensure a cleaner and healthier environment for residents of Nigerian’s commercial city, Lagos, a Public Health practitioner, Dolapo Ayokunle Fasawe has been appointed as the new head of the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA). LASEPA is the environmental regulator for Lagos State in charge of assisting the public and private organizations, […]Continue Reading
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Forbes’s ranking of the world’s highest-paid actors for 2019 is out, and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson secured the top spot   According to the publication, Johnson, whose 2019 film credits include Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw as well as the WWE-themed comedy-drama Fighting with My Family, made $89.4m (£73.7m) between 1 June 2018 Continue Reading