Not All Heroes Wear Capes

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...

Impacting Nigeria: Eno-Obong Edem and the Lafia History Learning Center

At the beginning, I hadn’t envisioned that the project would be a history library or anything related to my course of study. I studied History and International Studies at the...

JENTA READS: How a Facebook Relationship Helped to Boost the Momentum of the Initiative

Some months back, I told the story of the Jenta Reads Community Initiative, and how a group of young men came together to make a difference in their community, with the...

Impacting Nigeria: ‘U. Chess and Leisure Games’

Last week I wrote here about how Nigerian education is low and retarded to an extent and hinted at the need to include other skills and activities into our educational curriculum....

Redefining Education with The Thinking Cap Literary Initiative

Education and the surrounding problems like the lack of and poor quality of is one of the most significant issues Africa faces today. Nigeria is not spared from this and 59 years...

Jenta Reads: Changing The Narrative Through Books

Last December I got a message on Sarautas Instagram page from a young man who introduced himself as Lengdung. He is a member of the Jenta Community Initiative and he wanted...

How Sarah Lapyilnaan Dafaan is coaching the next generation through Elpizo Restore Foundation

Today’s #NAHWC tells the story of a young woman passionate for youth and teenagers who believes the way to make them good adults is (to borrow words from the bible) to train...

Bamshak Dagwer; Meeting Physiological Needs Through Seeds of Hope

Not All Heroes Wear Capes. Some make a choice to do something and aid humanity. This month on the #NAHWC series, we are telling the stories of young people who did something this...

How Olayinka Alli-Balogun is supporting the African child through SPARKS

Not All Heroes Wear Capes. Some make a choice to do something and aid humanity. This month on the #NAHWC series, we are telling the stories of young people who did something this...

Nissi Peter has the vision to make a difference with the Salted Peoples Campaign

The Not All Heroes Wear Capes Series will this month be telling the stories of young people who did seemingly small things to impact lives this past Christmas period. The first of...