A New Dawn for African Community in United Kingdom

The General Elections in Britain took place on Thursday 8, 2017. Six hundred and fifty (650) seats were contested for in the election. Conservative party won three hundred and eighteen (318) seats, Labor Party won two hundred and sixty two (262) seats  while the remaining seventy (70) seats were taken by other political parties. Seven (7) Africans of  Nigerian descent won seats in the recently concluded election. The names and the constituencies they will be representing are listed below. Three are new while the remaining four are returnees. The new Members of the Parliament are ; 1.Fiona Onasanya is MP … Continue reading A New Dawn for African Community in United Kingdom

Nigeria’s Amina Mohammed Makes History,Officially Sworn in as UN Deputy Secretary General.

By : Wazobia Staff   Nigeria’s  former minister of environment , Hajia  Amina Mohammed has been officially sworn in as Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations at the headquarters in New York. The new  Secretary-General of United Nations , Antonio Guterres, who … Continue reading Nigeria’s Amina Mohammed Makes History,Officially Sworn in as UN Deputy Secretary General.

Free Community College Education for Detroit Residents

By: Wazobia Staff     It is a new dawn for Detroiters, the high school graduates won/t have to pay for their community college education with effect from this year. The Detroit Promise Zone program, officially launched on Tuesday, will make it possible. At first the funds will come from a private scholarship foundation. But starting in 2018, some of the money will come from property taxes already earmarked for the program. According to Mayor Mike Duggan “It doesn’t matter whether you’re a high school senior preparing for college now or a second-grader whose college career is years away. The … Continue reading Free Community College Education for Detroit Residents