New Prime Minister for Gabon

By; Wazobia Staff Emmanuel Issoze Ngondet , the incumbent Foreign Minister  of Gabon  has been promoted to the post of Prime Minister  by  President Bongo  after he was sworn in as President. The President asked the new Prime Minister to form an open government. Bongo’s victory by less than 6,000 votes has drawn unwelcome scrutiny of the president, whose family has ruled Gabon for 49 years.  Very few African leaders attended his inauguration Continue reading New Prime Minister for Gabon

Bayelsa First Lady Delivers Quadruplets After Many Years of Waiting

By : Wazobia Staff God’s time they say  is always the best time, the first Lady of Bayelsa State in South- South Region of Nigeria, Dr. Rachael Dickson has given birth to quadruplets . She, is said to have given birth to quadruplet in an undisclosed hospital in the United States of America (USA). Mr. Daniel Iworiso-Markson, the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seriake Dickson, said the development contributed to the season of celebrations in the governor’s family. “She was delivered of a quadruplet; a bouncing baby boy and three beautiful baby girls. Mother and children are doing well. Governor … Continue reading Bayelsa First Lady Delivers Quadruplets After Many Years of Waiting

Why Tinubu Was Named Silverbird’s Man Of The Year

By : Dayo Fasasi, The National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, despite the differences in ideology have been honoured by Senator Ben Bruce’s Silverbird Group. Tinubu, was yesterday awarded the Silverbird Extraordinary Man of The Year in Lagos. Recall that Ben Bruce, a senator representing Bayelsa State is the owner of Silverbird Group and a key stakeholder in the opposition party – People’s Democratic Party PDP. Tinubu, while receiving his Silverbird Extraordinary Man of the Year Awards on Sunday night said that a Nation cannot achieve progress, unless its leaders plan meticulously for it … Continue reading Why Tinubu Was Named Silverbird’s Man Of The Year

Why We Decided To Build A Mini Bus- NAU Students

By :Dayo Fasasi, Students of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka have took a bold stepped in building a mini bus with local materials, despite the current hardship in the country. Seven students from the engineering department of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, designed and constructed a mini bus from scratch with domestically sourced materials made specially to suit Nigeria’s topography and climatic condition. One of the seven prospective movers of the Nigerian society, Callistus Ezeigwe, stated : “The bus was constructed from start to the end at the University’s workshop, using all necessary design software and computer-aided design … Continue reading Why We Decided To Build A Mini Bus- NAU Students

Melonie’s Inspiring Story: From Being Homeless With Disability to Law Degree Holder with Honors

By Wazobia Staff When Melonie Wright was young she was labeled as “special needs” by her teachers. Her parents were told that she would always need assistance in a learning environment. Therefore she was enrolled in Special Education in the beginning of her public school education. Being Melonie went on to prove her teachers wrong by graduating with honors from high schools and college. “I graduate from law school one month from today. It’s a big deal to me- I started my education in a special Ed classroom, where my teachers told my parents I would always need extra help. … Continue reading Melonie’s Inspiring Story: From Being Homeless With Disability to Law Degree Holder with Honors

Meet The Nigeria Based Nigerian Student admitted with Scholarships Into 7 Top American Universities

By : Temitope Omotayo Education remains the best legacy one can inherit because it opens doors of opportunities. Anjola Fayemi, a member of the 2015 graduating set of  Whitesands School, Lagos  has made his school and country proud  by securing  admission with FULL TUITION SCHOLARSHIP from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He also got admission and partial scholarships from Ohio State University, Case Western Reserve University, University of Massachusetts Amherst, University of California Los Angeles, Illinois Institute of Technology and Purdue University. According to the school’s Facebook page  He is a consistently strong student while he was in Whitesands. He … Continue reading Meet The Nigeria Based Nigerian Student admitted with Scholarships Into 7 Top American Universities

Facebook Names 3 Nigerian brands at F8

By ;Wazobia Staff Three Nigerian media brands have been announced among the Facebook product announcement at the F8 conference in Fort Mason Center San Francisco USA. According to reports, this is the first time the Facebook would be piloting product from Africa.The announced products includes: Nigeria Entertainment Today NETng and Zikoko. The two were among 6 other media brands announced from Africa continent . Nigeria Entertainment Today, which tops the list was founded in 2009 by Ayeni Adekunle, the CEO of Nigeria most reputable public relations firm Black House Media. Wazobia Global Times correspondent gathered that the NETng used to … Continue reading Facebook Names 3 Nigerian brands at F8