Meet the 5 Nigerian women who made the 100 Most Reputable Africans List

We always love it when women win! Today, we’re celebrating the five Nigerian women who made the 100 Most Reputable Africans List. The inaugural list which was released by Reputation Poll, known globally for its annual ranking of the 100 Most Reputable People on Earth and Most Reputable CEOs in various countries, features individuals from diverse […]

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Einstein Foundation lists Obiageli Ezekwesili And Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in “100 Visionaries Of Our Time”

Congratulations to  Obiageli Ezekwesili and Chimamanda Adichie for making the list of the leading visionaries of the present generation. These Nigerian women were listed among 98 other celebrated persons around the world in different fields. According to the Einstein Foundation website, the initiative is to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the publication of Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity. Hence, […]

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Can We Get Enough of Chimamanda’s Success Trails?

Photo: WhatsonAfrica Certainly not. Shortly after her election into the American Academy of Arts and Letters earlier this year, she has just gotten elected into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Chimamanda was one of the 228 newly elected members of the Academy. She was also listed as a Foreign Honorary member, amongst 39 […]

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Chimamanda’s ‘Americanah’ is Inspiring Reading in New York City

Big cheers to Chimamanda Adichie as her novel, Americanah, makes history as the winner of the first One Book, One New York Programme. The programme which was launched in February 2017 and is tagged the largest community reading programme in America, is aimed at getting New York book lovers to vote and read a uniform […]

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Ava Duvernay and Chimamanda Adichie make Fortune Magazine’s list of 50 World Greatest Leaders

Thumbs up to renowned filmmaker, Ava Duvernay and award-winning writer, Chimamanda Adichie as they make the famous list of Fortune Magazine’s 50 Greatest World Leaders. Photo: thesource.com In describing Ava who came 6th on the list, Fortune Magazine acknowledged her media success as such that “continues to draw attention to Hollywood’s need for better representation […]

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10 Timeless Quotes From Female Authors We Love

Words are, undoubtedly, a plane of inspiration when used right. This week, we draw 10 timeless quotes from some of our most inspiring female authors. Maya Angelou on GRATITUDE AND FAITH “Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your night prayer, and let faith be the bridge you build to overcome […]

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