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ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: TOP NIGERIAN ENTERTAINERS IN DIASPORA

The Nigerian entertainment industry is booming, both at home and abroad. In this piece, KORE OGIDAN takes a look at some of the biggest entertainers of Nigerian descent who practice their craft abroad.   SADE ADU   Singer, songwriter and actress, Sade Adu, was born in Ibadan, Nigeria, to a professor father, Adebisi, and a… Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: TOP NIGERIAN ENTERTAINERS IN DIASPORA

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NIGERIAN-BORN TOBECHUKWU PHILLIPS SHATTERS AMERICAN SCHOOL’S 125-YEAR ACADEMIC HISTORY

A Nigerian-born teenager, Tobechukwu Phillips has shattered the 125 academic history of her high school in Texas, US.   Phillips, a student of Alvin High School boasted a 6.9 GPA, after she earned A’s throughout her stay in the school. She emerged the first Black valedictorian in the school’s history.   Alvin High School was… Continue reading NIGERIAN-BORN TOBECHUKWU PHILLIPS SHATTERS AMERICAN SCHOOL’S 125-YEAR ACADEMIC HISTORY