Tag Archives: BBC

“I Don’t Like You, You Have No Respect” – Kemi Olunloyo Blasts ‘Sex For Grades’ Journalist Kiki Mordi

Hours after BBC released a Documentary exposing lecturers engaging in ”Sex for Grades” activities in Nigerian and Ghanaian universities led by Undercover journalist Kiki Mordi, the spotlight have shifted from the main issue to a clash between the young Kiki and Nigerian investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo. Apparently, social media users have initially called out Kemi…

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Africa Has An Abundant Treasure Trove Of Stories- Mo Abudu Tells BBC |Watch the Interview

Nigeria’s film industry is only 20 years old, but it believes that its content has global appeal, and as such is making more content in English that can be distributed abroad. “Africa has remained creatively silent forever, so there’s such an abundant treasure trove of stories that we have to share with the world,” entrepreneur…

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Check Out The Four Nigerian Women On The Prestigious BBC 100 Women List of 2018

Amina Mohammed, Chidera Eggerue, Abisoye Ajayi-Akinfolarin, and Bola Tinubu Are the Four Nigerian Women on the Prestigious BBC 100 Women List of 2018. Amina Mohammed is a 57 year old who is vocal about women’s empowerment and gender equality is the United Nations deputy Secretary General. Abisoye Ajayi-Akinfolarin, a 33-year-old computer programmer, is the founder…

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Tiwa Savage Makes BBC’s “100 Women” List For 2017!

The BBC has revealed its list of 100 inspirational and innovative women for 2017, and amongst the amazing women featured, Nigeria’s very own Tiwa Savage and Anne-Marie Imafidon make the list! The annual series – which shines a light on issues affecting women all over the world – is this year encouraging women to make a change. Also featuring on…

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British-Nigerian Wins Seat At UK General Elections

Chinyelu Susan “Chi” Onwurah, a British-born Nigerian, on Thursday won the Newcastle Central seat at the UK general elections, BBC reports. “I want to thank everyone who voted for me, for the trust and confidence they have placed in me,” she said. Chi Onwurah, whose father is Nigerian, was born in Newscastle on the 12th of April, 1965.…

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Watch: Media Personality Toke Makinwa Talks Brand Building ‘On Becoming’ on BBC World News

Just after her successful meet and greet event to promote her best seller in the UK, Media personality; Toke Makinwa sat down with BBC’s Peter Okwoche on BBC World news TV; Focus Africa; to discuss her memoir; On Becoming. In the interview, Toke talks about the inspiration behind ‘On Becoming’, and future plans for her…

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Barack Obama Defends Immigration Reform, Presses On Despite Republicans’ Protest

US President Barack Obama has said he will press for further immigration reform, after Republicans condemned his use of executive powers on the issue. Mr Obama said he had no choice but to act, accusing the Republicans of blocking a bill in Congress, and vowed to make permanent reform a reality. The current move means…

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