Seminar| Association For BME Engineers Explore How Brexit Will Impact Diversity in The UK Engineering Sector

Skills supply remains a major concern within the UK engineering and construction sector particularly post Brexit. Can the Engineering and Construction skills challenge be supported by diversifying the talent pool? The AFBE-UK (Association For BME Engineers) aims to unpack this issue at their annual seminar in October 2018. The seminar will not focus on the […]

Homecoming & Tour: Belvedere Vodka And Celebrated Visual Artist, Laolu Senbanjo To Unveil Limited-Edition Bottle in Nigeria

Highly-acclaimed visual artist Laolu Senbanjo is coming home, this time in collaboration with premium vodka brand, Belvedere. Just coming off the launch at New York Fashion Week, where Belvedere unveiled the stunning limited-edition bottle that Senbanjo designed. The award-winning visual artist, musician, and activist will be part of a series of events in Nigeria this […]

Maths Teacher Charlotte Francis Creates Dolls To Give Little Black Girls The Courage To Be The Boss

  Maths teacher turned entrepreneur, Charlotte Francis recently released her new Dolls Brand; “Biankha and Friends”. by Rachel Ogbu Encouraged, inspired and influenced by her time educating and mentoring young women, France launched her own range of dolls here in the UK which celebrate the beauty of Black women. The idea was conceived in 2016 […]

#BelvedereXLaolu: Visual Artist Laolu Senbanjo Designs New Belvedere Vodka Bottle Unveiled At NYFW- Next Stop Nigeria!

#BelvedereXLaolu! Visual artist, musician and activist, Laolu Senbanjo joined Belvedere Vodka recently at New York Fashion Week to unveil the new 2018 Limited Edition Bottle which he designed. Premium vodka brand, Belvedere Vodka hosted an exclusive NYFW fashion showcase event on Thursday, September 6th in collaboration with Laolu. The unveiling of the 2018 Limited Edition Bottle took place […]

Safe Kids: Cece Yara Foundation launches first ever Child Protection Online Directory in Nigeria

THE CECE YARA Foundation, a leading Nigerian NGO focused on protecting children against sexual abuse has launched Safe Kids. This will be the first Child Protection Online Directory in Nigeria. This directory will provide easily accessible information to law enforcement agencies, medical services, legal services and shelters. It will also direct parents, teachers and guardians on where […]

African Global Lessons In Success Training (LIST) conference Takes Place In Nigeria For The First Time

From November 16 to Saturday, November 17, 2018, the African global Lessons In Success Training (L.I.S.T.) conference will take place in Nigeria for the first time. The conference is scheduled to hold in Lagos. The L.I.S.T. tour will be the first-ever business workshop designed by African-Americans for Nigeria. The panellists and speakers boast of expertise in […]

May and Buhari sign first UK-Nigeria security and defence partnership

British Prime Minister Theresa May and Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari  have signed the first UK-Nigeria security and defence partnership. by Rachel Ogbu in London Both leaders  met in the capital Abuja this afternoon. “No-one should live in fear of being targeted by militants or forced from their homes, and no child should lose out on […]