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There WILL BE A Country

Our Great country turns 60 today. I know somebody rolled an eye at Great Country but Nigeria is a Great Country. I’m not a blind optimist so I won’t pretend that Nigeria is in...

The Hunger Virus

Original: “Gaskiya mun gode. Da yawa suna kwana da nunwa. Ba abinci. Ciwon cororo ko mene. Ba sai ya zo ba. Nunwa zai keshe wanisu. Nunwa Virus” Direct Translation to English:...

Impacting Nigeria; Ahmad Tubo and Ednue Initiative

Nigeria and Africa at large have a lot of problems - some conspicuous - some not. It's easy to point a hand at corruption and poor governance, etc. but one mistake we make is we...

Women and Participation in Society

An Exclusive with Ndam Nander Esmeralda March 8, was over a week ago and is annually commemorated as International Women’s Day. The theme of this years IWD is #EachForEqual....

Ambassador Odinaka Kingsley Obeta shares his desire to end malaria through the Block Malaria Project

The Impacting Nigeria series has been running for some months now – From August till now. In these few months, we have seen the stories of different young people scattered...

Christine Samuel shares the joys of volunteering with COEC

A year ago, I brought you the story of Swanta Blessing Bonat on the #NotAllHeroesWearCapesSeries and the beautiful work she was doing in her hometown in Kaduna state. Since then...

Oiza Alonge shares her vision for The Girl Child Care Advancement Initiative

The Impacting Nigerian Series is here again this week with another beautiful story. ICYMI, over the past few months, we’ve been bringing you stories of initiatives run by young...

Impacting Nigeria – Mercy Dayil and Daya’s Purple Foundation

Hello and welcome to the Impacting Nigeria Series. In case this is your first time coming on, over the last few months, we have been bringing to you stories of young Nigerians...

Impacting Nigeria: Daniel Ochekwu and the Mentor a Child Initiative (MACI)

The Impacting Nigeria Series continues today with the story of Dan Ochekwu and MACI – Mentor a Child Initiative. Dan and MACI are generally concerned with children and education...

The Fight for Joy

Joy. Joy is what keeps us going. It’s our engine. Let me explain. We all have an internal desire to be happy and content. That desire is only human. It’s not a strange...