Jonathan: Nigerians in diaspora are the largest source of capital inflow into Nigeria after oil

Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has stated that Nigerians in diaspora are the single largest source of capital inflow into Nigeria after oil. In a Facebook message  to the Nigerian community in California, USA. who celebrated with him as he was honoured by those in the cities of Antioch and Lathrop, Jonathan stated: ”Elsewhere, I have Read more about Jonathan: Nigerians in diaspora are the largest source of capital inflow into Nigeria after oil[…]

Nigerian becomes first ever African Mayor of Greenwich, London

  Councillor Olugbenga Babatola, will be the first ever Mayor of African descent for the Royal Borough of Greenwich, South-East London.   Babalola was also the first African deputy mayor, serving alongside Norman Adam in 2015, after he was elected as Councillor in 2014.   The Councillor was elected for the role by council members Read more about Nigerian becomes first ever African Mayor of Greenwich, London[…]

NISM YPro Panel Debate: What’s Next for Nigeria?

– THIS EVENT HAS PASSED –   Event NISM YPro presents their Panel Debate: ‘What Next for Nigeria?’ , bringing together thought leaders to discuss the current economic and political situation in Nigeria, the case for and against devaluation, perceptions of foreign investors – and how these compare with opinions on the ground – as well as the Read more about NISM YPro Panel Debate: What’s Next for Nigeria?[…]

Minorities Fellowship Programme – United Nations

  Details The Minorities Fellowship Programme (MFP), launched  in 2005 by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), aims to give people belonging to national or ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities an opportunity to gain knowledge on the UN system and mechanisms dealing with international human rights in general and minority rights in Read more about Minorities Fellowship Programme – United Nations[…]

SPEAKERS BANK – Inventor and Engineer, Yewande Akinola

  Yewande Akinola is an Inventor and Engineer who has won a number of awards including Young Woman Engineer of the year (Institute of Engineering and Technology 2012), UK 35 Under 35 (Management Today’s 35 Women Under 35 2013) and UK Outstanding Woman in STEM (PRECIOUS Award 2014). She talks to NNC about her passion Read more about SPEAKERS BANK – Inventor and Engineer, Yewande Akinola[…]

President Buhari meets distinguished professionals in the US

  On a recent visit to the USA for the 4th Nuclear Security Summit, President Buhari hosted distinguished Nigerian professionals in Washington DC.   Guests included 13 year old Nigerian film-maker and female education activist, Zuriel Oduwole; leading  car designer for General Motors, Jelani Aliyu; Dr. Yemi Badero, Assistant Professor of Medicine; Professor Nwadiuto Esiobu, Microbiologist Read more about President Buhari meets distinguished professionals in the US[…]