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Meet The Three Women Who Became The Top 10 Earners After Pay Row At BBC

Meet The Three Women Who Became The Top 10 Earners After Pay Row At BBC

BBC was criticized two years ago when it was forced to disclose that 75% of its staff paid more than 150,000 pounds a year were men, with its highest 10 earners all menThe BBC said three women – Claudia Winkleman, Vanessa Feltz and Zoe Ball – had joined the list of its top 10 paid […]

Our Women On ‘BBC 100 Women’ List

Our Women On ‘BBC 100 Women’ List

Amina Mohammed, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General and three other Nigerian women made the 2018 BBC ‘100 women’ list. She appeared alongside social entrepreneur/activist, Abisoye Ajayi-Akinfolarin, lawyer, Bola Tinubu and award-winning blogger and author, Chidera Eggerue. The BBC list celebrates inspiring and influential women who have used their positions to spark actions in the review year. […]

Nigerians And The Fall For Fake News

Nigerians And The Fall For Fake News

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) on Monday suggested reasons why Nigerians usually fall prey to fake news which is gaining grounds in African media circles. It said due to the fact that they are concerned about “not falling behind on the news” and being informed, they easily believe fake news. This was revealed in a […]

Beyonce, Dua Lipa, Chichi Nwanoku Listed In “BBC Woman Power List”

Beyonce, Dua Lipa, Chichi Nwanoku Listed In “BBC Woman Power List”

Nigerian- Irish double bass player Professor Chinyere Adah Nwanoku has made the BBC Woman’s Power List. In the list which has the likes of Beyonce and Taylor Swift, she takes the number nine spot. Chi-chi, as she is popularly called, is the founder of the Chineke Orchestra, the founder of the first professional majority black […]

BBC Chief Lauds Hausa Female Writers

BBC Chief Lauds Hausa Female Writers

The head of Hausa Service of the BBC, Jimeh Saleh, has lauded the achievements of Hausa language female writers in Nigeria. Mr. Saleh gave the commendation on Friday at an event to honour winners of the BBC Hausa short story writing contest for women at the Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Abuja. Mr. Saleh said the […]

Tiwa Savage Makes To BBC Top 100 Women List

Tiwa Savage Makes To BBC Top 100 Women List

Award winning Nigerian Singer, Tiwa Savage, has called on women not to allow their gender to limit their attaining utmost best in life. Ms. Sawage who was reacting to bring one of the BBC’s 100 Most Inspirational and Innovative Women list said this on her instagram handle @tiwasavage on Thursday. “Don’t let being a woman […]

Buhari Replies Wife On Cabinet Hijack Claim, Says She Belongs to My Kitchen

Buhari Replies Wife On Cabinet Hijack Claim, Says She Belongs to My Kitchen

President Muhammadu Buhari has responded to a remark by his wife, Aisha, that his government has been hijacked by a cabal. Mr. Buhari spoke in the German capital, Berlin, when he answered reporters’ questions. “I don’t know which party my wife belongs to, but she belongs to my kitchen and my living room and the […]