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University of Ibadan flags-off campus cycling project!

(CP-Africa)- Yesterday, the VC of University of Ibadan, Prof. Olufemi Bamiro, led other members of the community to flag-off the bike on Campus project. How realistic is it to get everyone on campus to travel cycling, thus reducing congestion and of course help maintain a sensible standard of living on campus? Is this a culture […]

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CPA Commentary: Tears still for Angels of Loyola, five years on… #TheGuardiannews

FIVE years have gone by since some of the brightest students of the Loyola Jesuit College, Gidan Mangoro, Abuja,  lost their lives in what many still think as an accident that could have been avoided. But to their siblings, parents and teachers, the pains are as fresh as if the tragedy occurred only yesterday, a […]

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“Reversing Brain Drain is Key to Africa’s Development”

Prof Wole Soyinka, the first African to win the Nobel Prize in literature, has said that the reversal of Africa’s brain drain is key to the continent’s development. The Nigerian literary icon and civic activist made the statement at the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group’s Sixteenth Eminent Speakers Programme on Monday, October 25, 2010, in […]

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Climate Airwaves: A new community radio project launched in Ghana

(CP-Africa) – A new community radio project called “Climate Airwaves” that seeks to engage local communities in Ghana in the climate change adaptation research and advocacy has been launched. The project “supports pioneering community radio stations in Ghana to share the latest climate change research with local policymakers and local communities, in formats that they […]