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Ozak Esu: Building Hope For Female Engineers
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Ozak Esu: Building Hope For Female Engineers

Dr Ozak Esu is an Electrical Engineer at Cundall, a multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy. Working within Building Services, she undertakes surveys of existing buildings and coordinates electrical services for new buildings, refurbishment and fit-out projects. Esu is a lighthearted individual with a childlike smile. Having entertained us in her hotel room […]

These Four Nigerian Women Are #RaisingTheBar In Engineering
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These Four Nigerian Women Are #RaisingTheBar In Engineering

The science of engineering has been responsible for a large amount of development in our lives today. We now live easier lives in better homes using better means of transportation, to name a few developments. Every year, on the 23rd of June, the world celebrates women in Engineering. Although engineering […]

Nigeria’s Zuriel Oduwole Listed Among Top 15 Emerging Black Women In Hollywood
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Nigeria’s Zuriel Oduwole Listed Among Top 15 Emerging Black Women In Hollywood

The phrases “Action” or “Cut” and “That’s A Wrap” are truly synonymous with the entertainment industry, specifically filmmaking and motion picture development. But these scenes do not occur, without the backing and funding from studios, production houses or deep pocket independent producers and directors. A new generation of powers behind […]

Bennet “Concussion” Omalu: The Doctor Who Changed Football Forever
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Bennet “Concussion” Omalu: The Doctor Who Changed Football Forever

If you have ever watched Concussion, a film about a Nigerian (played by Will Smith) who discovered the brain damage that affects football players, then you should be familiar with the name Bennet Omalu. Bennet Omalu. Photo: Telegraph A graduate of medicine from the University of Nigeria, the 49-year-old served […]

Yemi Osunkoya: King Of Bridal Couture
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Yemi Osunkoya: King Of Bridal Couture

Award-winning designer Yemi Osunkoya established the Kosibah label in London in 1991 in honour of his mother, Cosiba. Osunkoya’s brand specialises in elegant, contemporary couture bridal wear, evening wear and formal day wear, with clientele well-represented in the UK, Nigeria and the USA. His signature made-to-order dresses use corsetry and […]

44 still missing after Brazil building collapse: firefighters
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44 still missing after Brazil building collapse: firefighters

Police officers look on as firefighters work to extinguish the fire in a building that collapsed after catching fire in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on May 1, 2018. (Photo by AFP) Forty-four people have been listed as still missing a day after a 24-story building used by squatters in Brazil’s largest […]