Nigerian Yusuf Abdulrahman Sambo PHD at the forefront of Scotland’s 5G Revolution
Apr06

Nigerian Yusuf Abdulrahman Sambo PHD at the forefront of Scotland’s 5G Revolution

At the heart of Scotland’s 5G revolution is Nigeria’s 31 year old Yusuf Abudulrahmam Sambo! Yusuf Abdulrahman Sambo is a research associate and the 5G-SON (self-organised network) test bed lead at the University of Glasgow, UK. Sambo was born in 1988 in Kaduna. He hails from Ikara local government, Kaduna state. He is the son of Abdulrahman Sambo, former acting Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme...

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Oscar 2020 – Multi-talented Nigerian??British?? Cynthia Erivo Represented Brilliantly in White!!!

By Esosa Aihie 33 year old, Nigerian British actress, singer and songwriter, Cynthia Onyedinmanasu Chinasaokwu Erivo born in Stockwell, South London to Nigerian??parents. The actress, singer and songwriter – known for her performance as Celie in the Broadway revival of The Color Purple, for which she won the 2016 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical, at the Grammy...

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Nigeria’s Ijeoma Chinyelu Omambala Appointed QC

By Esosa Aihie Congratulations to Ijeoma Chinyelu Omambala QC, Old Square Chambers, who has just be appointed a QC from a list of 114 appointments out of which 22 (19 per cent) from ethnic minority background and 30 (26 per cent) are women. Ijeoma along with all appointed QCs will formally become silks at a ceremony on 16 March 2020.  She is an employment lawyer whose strengths lie in her ability to engage with claimants and...

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The Power of Twitter as James & Ify Win Harvard UC Election!!!

By Esosa Aihie 21 year old, James A Matthew and 20 year old Nigerian,  Ifeoma ‘Ify’ White-Thorpe, two Harvard University minority students were both elected President & Vice President of the Undergraduate Council (UC) last week Thursday 21st November after running a campaign focused on inclusion and diversity and a catchy music video that went viral between the 12th & 21st of November.   Their engaging...

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Professor Dame Elizabeth Nneka Anionwu – Pride of Nigeria and Britain

By Esosa Aihie 72 year old British??born Nigerian??Professor Dame Elizabeth Nneka Anionwu DBE FRCN – a nurse, health expert, tutor, lecturer and Emeritus Professor of Nursing at University of West London, received the Daily Mirror Pride of Britain??Lifetime Achievement Award for her remarkable work to establish a nationwide healthcare for those with sickle cell and thalassemia, on 28th October 2019 at the Grosvenor House Hotel...

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Siya Kolisi Makes History as First Black Captain to lift the Webb Ellis Rugby World Cup after Springboks’ Triumph

By Esosa Aihie Star Captain Siya Kolisi Iconic moment as 28 year Siya Kolisi became the first ever black South African Captain to lift the Webb Ellis trophy after Springboks’ Rugby World Cup triumph. This follows Nelson Mandela, famously wearing a Springboks jersey and cap, presenting captain Francois Pienaar with the Webb Ellis Cup at Ellis Park in Johannesburg in 1995.  History repeated itself in...

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