Meet 23 year old Johny Akinyemi, Nigeria’s first Olympic canoeist

CP-Africa Diaspora Series with Rebtel – Get a free 100% bonus on your Rebtel calls to Nigeria – Offer courtesy of Rebtel & CP-Africa Fifty-three determined men and women will sport Nigeria’s green and white colors during the London Games — the second-biggest Olympic team hailing from Sub-Saharan Africa — carrying the nation’s hopes for the first gold medal in […]

Nigerian Diasporans are the most educated immigrants in the United States

CP-Africa Diaspora Series with Rebtel – Get a free 100% bonus on your Rebtel calls to Nigeria – Offer courtesy of Rebtel & CP-Africa FOR Woodlands resident David Olowokere, one of Nigeria’s sons, having a master’s degree in engineering just wasn’t enough for his people back home. So he got a doctorate. His wife, Shalewa, a […]

Olujimi Williams wins the 2012 7UP Harvard Business School Scholarship

Created by Seven Up Bottling Company Plc of Nigeria to commemorate its 50th anniversary, the 7UP Harvard Business School Scholarship assists promising Nigerians who have gained admission to the Harvard Business School with a  Scholarship which covers tuition, board and travel expenses for both years of the MBA program. Every year, a Nigeria is awarded […]

United Sounds of Africa project to introduce U.S.A audiences to Africa’s biggest musicians

(Press Release) – United Sounds of Africa (U.S.A) is a music project that brings the best African music vocalist/artists/composers together on a series and combining the diverse African cultures on all music formats/platforms globally. The music will emphasize unity and connections amongst Africa and the USA by working with new and existing partners to create […]

Samsung launches Engineering Academies in Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa

Aimed at addressing the critical technical and engineering skills shortage in Africa, Samsung has launched its Samsung Electronics Engineering Academy in South Africa, Kenya and Nigeria as part of the company’s broader goal to develop 10 000 Electronics Engineers across the continent by 2015. The Samsung Electronics Engineering Academy provides hands-on, vocational skills training for […]