The Future Awards Season 7 Nigeria Nominee List

Future Awards 2012

The List for the Future Awards for Leaders,Entrepreneurs and Innovators Season 7 has been released..

All nominees will be celebrated at an invitation-only media and VIP Nominees Reception on Saturday 4th August 2012, where they will also be inducted into the elite The Future Alumni Network. The Reception is also a yearly charity fundraiser which will see all attendees help raise money for the Down Syndrome Association of Nigeria

 

CREATIVITY

Creative Artist Of the Year

  1. Obi Somto (Photographer) 23
  2. Bayo Omoboriowo (Photographer) 25
  3. Chibundo Onuzo (Writer) 21
  4. Bobo Omotayo (Writer) 29
  5. Imole Balogun (Photographer) 23
  6. Remi Adegbite (Photographer) 30
  7. Onyeka Nwelue (Writer) 24
  8. Mohammed Abbagana (Painter) 26

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BlogCamp Ghana 2012

BlogCamp Ghana 2012

BlogCamp 2012   is a one-day social media event organized by BloggingGhana,  Ghana’s biggest organization of bloggers and social media enthusiasts. The event seeks to educate and inform interested attendees on the benefits of social media channels such as Twitter, Facebook, Youtube, Google+ and Blogs and how the youth can leverage the power of Social Media for positive social change, good governance, accountability and education thus ensuring there is more online content from Africa.

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Readers Club

I recently visited the Accra Library Board Readers Club and i was really amazed. I had fun and really enjoyed interacting with lots of readers. The visit got me thinking and i made a little research on the Internet about Readers Clubs.

One Readers club i really liked was the Oprah Winfrey Books club. After perusing through the books in the Oprah’s Book Club. I have decided to read all the Books on the List by the End of the Year (On or Before December 31st 2012). There are seventy books on the list, I will try to finish the books by the year.

Here is the complete list of the Oprah Winfrey Book Club:

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Call for Application: 2012 Leadership Internship Program

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Africa Leadership Forum, supported by the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation, is organising a series of Legislative Internship Programme for interested young Nigerians and students in higher institutions of learning between ages 18 and 40 years, to provide them an opportunity to experience and understand Nigeria’s parliamentary structures and processes, thereby encouraging them to take up careers either as future parliamentarians or parliamentary support staff.

Immediate Objectives of the project are to:

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Google Student Ambassador Program for Africa

Are you thrilled by new technology? Do you love Google products? Do you want to bring new opportunities to your school and peers? Do your friends say you’re a natural leader? If so, the Google Student Ambassador program may be perfect for you!

Through the Student Ambassador Program, you become a liaison between Google and your university. Ambassadors plan and host several events during the school year, introduce students to new Google products and features and act as a campus contact for Google teams.

Google Student Ambassadors may:

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Education UK Exhibition 2012

The British council organised the “Education UK Exhibition 2012” which took place at The Expo Centre,Eko Hotel,Victorial Island Lagos. Listed below are useful websites on schooling in the United Kingdom:

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Developing Nigeria’s next generations of ICT entrepreneurs .

Developing Nigeria's  next generations of  ICT entrepreneurs

Developing Nigeria’s next generations of ICT entrepreneurs

Register at The Youth Empowerment Website

The Bucket List of Lanre Dahunsi

” Live,Learn and Leave a Legacy ” – Stephen Covey

I was inspired to write this post after seeing “ The Bucket List” a 2007 comedy-drama film directed by Rob Reiner, written by Justin Zackham, and starring Academy Award-winners Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman. The main plot follows two terminally ill men (portrayed by Nicholson and Freeman) on their road trip with a wish list of things to do before they “kick the bucket.” They had both being diagnosed with terminal lung cancer.

The Bucket List of Lanre Dahunsi is listed Below:
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Tips on becoming a Language Polyglot.

The Polyglot Project

The Polyglot Project

Polyglot: Knowing,using and writing in more than one language.It is synonymous to being multilingual.

A polyglot is someone that speaks two or more languages. Different people have different reasons for being a polyglot or taking the polyglot journey.

It can be for entrepreneurial reasons,self-expression,adventure-seeking,to find a good job,exploring another culture (In my little exprience as a Language polyglot in the making,different countries and culture have their perspective towards language learning/ polyglotism. Read the full post »

The OccupyNigeria Movement

The Anti-Subsidy Removal Protest in Nigeria 2012

The Protest in Nigeria

Occupy Nigeria is a series of protests that began in Nigeria on Monday, 2 January 2012 in response to the fuel subsidy removal by the Federal Government of President Goodluck Jonathan.

Objectives of the OccupyNigeria Movement are:

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