Tag Archives: Emmanuel Macron

Tony Elumelu Foundation Hosts French President Emmanuel Macron in An Interactive Session With African Entrepreneurs

While in Lagos this week, H.E. Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic engaged with over 2,000 Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) alumni, together with other significant members of the African entrepreneurial ecosystem, in an open forum, that will guarantee a free and frank exchange of ideas and opinions. The Forum allowed the President to hear…

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Malian Immigrant Granted French Citizenship After Climbing 4 Floors To Rescue Dangling Child From Balcony

22-year-old Mamoudou Gassama will be made a French citizen after he climbed the facade of a building 4 floors up to save a child from falling, CNN reports. A video shows a little child hanging down a balcony, while neighbors tried to pull him up to safety.   This migrant scaled a building in Paris to rescue a child…

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Rihanna Meets With The President Of France Emmanuel Macron & First Lady Brigitte In France

Rihanna is having a fabulous time in France, promoting her new film Valerian and kicking it presidential style with the Macrons. Yesterday, Harvard Humanitarian of the Year Rihanna met with French President Emmanuel Macron to campaign for education rights in impoverished communities worldwide. The first lady, Brigitte Macron looked chic in a pair of blue jeans and a…

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France’s President Macron Names Cabinet, Close Supporters Take Key Ministries

The newly inaugurated President Emmanuel Macron of France on Wednesday constituted his government, with close supporters taking key ministries but a centre-right politician appointed as economy minister. Jean-Yves Le Drian, who served as defence minister under Macron’s predecessor Francois Hollande, was named minister for Europe and foreign affairs under Prime Minister Edouard Philippe. Gerard Collomb,…

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39-year Old Emmanuel Macron Sworn in as President of France

  Emmanuel Macron has promised to restore France‘s global standing, as he was officially inaugurated as the country’s youngest president at the age of 39. “My mandate will give the French back the confidence to believe in themselves,” President Macron said at the elaborate Élysée Palace ceremony. He vowed to see the EU “reformed and relaunched” during his time…

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Osinbajo Congratulates France’s Newly Elected President, Emmanuel Macron

Nigeria’s Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has congratulated Emmanuel Macron on his election as the next President of France. In a congratulatory letter to the President-elect, Osinbajo said he received the news of the election of the 39-year old Macron with satisfaction, noting that under successive governments, the relations between Nigeria and France had blossomed.…

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OB Weekend Instagram Roundup: Banky W & Adesua, Toolz, Mercy Aigbe, Runtown, More!

Hey Style Revolutionists, we are back for you with one of your fav here ,it’s OB Weekend Instagram Roundup! As usual, we are bringing you a full dose of the hottest gists and happenings from Instagram last weekend. We got too much sauce, and too much juice right here! Read Below! 39-year-old, Emmanuel Macron emerged…

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Emmanuel Macron Emerges France’s Youngest President!

Pro-European candidate, Emmanuel Macron won the French presidential election by a large margin, winning between 65 and 66 per cent of the vote, according to French media projections. 39-year-old Macron has now emerged France’s youngest President. Macron easily beat far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen after a bitter contest pitting his pro-EU liberal platform against her calls…

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