Browsing Archive: December, 2013

PRINCE EZEJA OKOLIE FEEDS ZIMBABWAN Blind COMMUNITY

Posted by Ifedayo Oshin on Tuesday, December 17, 2013, In : Home and Abroad 


Friday 15th of November 2013 is like the day when Moses in the bible who was sent by God to rescue people of Israel from Egypt. Those were exact words of one leader of the Zimbabwe community of blind people in downtown area of Johannesburg, near Ellis Park.  About 150 physically impaired and challenged had come out to receive from the largesse of the Nigerian public-spirited philanthropist, Prince Okolie Ezeja.


The Igbo prince is not new to philanthropic works, having been consistently providi...

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NEW PRESIDENT FOR SOUTH AFRICA- NIGERIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EMERGES

Posted by Olaniyi Abodedele on Tuesday, December 17, 2013, In : Home and Abroad 


Mr. Aderele Oni, General Manager, First bank of Nigeria, South Africa and former Vice President South Africa-Nigeria Chamber of Commerce has emerged as the new president of the chamber at the Chamber Annual General Meeting held at the Radisson Blu hotel in Sandton, on Thursday 21st November 2013.


During the handover ceremony the outgoing President, Mr. Deon Bruwer stated his reason for stepping down that  his“ interest is in DRC and other places”, … I think for that reason it’s time to...

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“STAY AWAY FROM CRIME, IT DOES NOT AUGUR WELL FOR NIGERIA”

Posted by Ifedayo Oshin on Tuesday, December 17, 2013, In : Our Headline Articles 


As parts of their oversight functions, members of Diaspora Committee of the Federal House of Representatives led by its chairperson, Honorable Abike Dabiri-Erewa visited South Africa on the 25th of November 2013. She was accompanied by two members of the committee, Hon. Ajibola Famurewa and Hon. Umaru Shindanfi, consular officers of the Nigerian High Commission and the executives of the Nigerian Union in South Africa (NUSA). Their mission was to find out the plights of Nigerians in South Afri...

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EHI IGUMBOR: Associate Professor before 29 years

Posted by Olaniyi Abodedele on Saturday, December 14, 2013, In : Our Headline Articles 
Prof. Ehimario Uche Igumbor is an Academician and Epidemiologist employed in the United States' Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Pretoria, South Africa. Through dint of hard-work and academic excellence, Dr. Igumbor rose rapidly through the ranks of Junior Lecturer, Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor of Epidemiology in a university academic career spanning almost 10 years. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree from the University of Zimbabwe; a Master...
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