‘IMPACT YOUR WORLD’, WIMBIZ prepares to challenge women at 2010 Annual Conference

The 9th Annual Conference of the Women in Management and Business (WIMBIZ), with the theme: ‘Impact Your World’ is scheduled to hold at the New Expo Centre, Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos on the 4th  and 5th of November, 2010. This announcement was made in a statement from the Secretariat signed by the […]

CNN Connect the World: Backstage with Genevieve Nnaji

LATEST UPDATE: THE CNN INTERVIEW WITH GENEVIEVE IS OUT! WATCH BELOW!!! VIDEO CNN recently announced that it will be featuring Nollywood star, Genevieve Nnaji on its show, CNN Connect the World as “Connector of the Day.” Other past “connectors” on the show include Matt Damon, Condoleezza Rice, Roberto Cavalli, Jose Carreras, Sheryl Crow and Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs. See the […]

Chinua Achebe receives $300,000 Gish Prize

Totaling $300,000 from silent film stars Dorothy and Lillian Gish, the Gish Prize is one of the largest and most prestigious awards in the arts. -ABC ———New York, NY- Chinua Achebe, one of the world’s most influential authors, has been chosen to receive the 2010 Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize. With approximately $300,000 from silent […]

ROLEX FOSTERS NEW IDEAS IN THE NEXT GENERATION

First  Young  Laureates  to  receive  their  Awards  at  the  Rolex  Learning  Center  at  a  leading  Swiss   technology  institute  –  the  EPFL  –  in  Lausanne. News Release –  Some  of  the  world’s  foremost  scientists,  explorers,  environmentalists,   will converge to celebrate winners  of  the  Rolex  Awards  for  Enterprise:  Young  Laureates  Programme in Geneva. The   […]

The New Nomads and Cloud Computing in Africa

The Nomads of the Sahara are called the “children of the clouds” and in Africa, clouds announce the rain that brings hope. A new type of cloud is bringing hope for the next generation of African innovators and unleashing their creativity: Cloud computing. Emerging information technology will be the key enabler for the rapid development […]