Imelme Umana was recently named president of Harvard Law Review, making her the first Black woman to hold the title at the Ivy League university. Her appointment echoes that of Barack Obama who became the first Black man elected as President of the Harvard Law Review in 1990.
There are books that only women can relate to. The issues peculiar to women include work ethics, emotional abuse, sexual abuse, physical abuse, Gender inequality and social prejudice amongst others.
Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver often caused by viral infections, toxic substances and autoimmune diseases. Hepatitis can be totally cured or may progress to fibrosis, cirrhosis or liver cancer.
There are 5 main hepatitis viruses referred to as types A, B, C, D and E. They pose a great threat to humanity because of their potential for epidemic spread, illnesses and death. Hepatitis A and E are caused by ingestion of contaminated food and water while Hepatitis B, C and D usually occur as a result of contact with infected body fluids such as blood, semen.
20-29 are years we make mistakes and learn every day. Reading books make us smarter as we navigate through our lives with the wisdom of those before us. These are 8 books that will give you a head start towards the right path.
According to the United Nations website, ‘Young people are almost three times more likely to be unemployed than adults and continuously exposed to lower quality of jobs, greater labor market inequalities, and longer and more insecure school-to-work transitions. In addition, women are more likely to be underemployed and under-paid, and to undertake part-time jobs or work under temporary contracts’.
Great books will always be adapted into movies for many reasons like to immortalize the work or appeal to a wider audience. However, book lovers will agree with me that books are better than movies because books are well detailed. If a movie can last for three hours maximum before we all get tired, Can every action in a book be captured? If your answer is no like mine, then you need to read these books.
Happy New Month everyone and welcome to the month of July! We celebrate Nigerian writers born this month. These authors have through their writings conveyed messages that transcend time. Do you know any Nigerian Author born in July? These well known authors were born in July!
Elechi Amadi, one of Africa’s first generation writer and novelist, died on June 29th, 2016 due to an undisclosed illness. Some of his popular books include The Concubine, The Great Ponds, Isiburu, Sunset in Biafra. He was a humble man, good to many and it was painful to hear of his death. He will always be loved by the literary community. Let’s talk about him.
Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday evening presented awards to 60 exceptional young leaders from 45 Commonwealth nations, including three Nigerians- Olanrewaju Adeloye, Imrana Alhaji Buba and Olumide Femi Makanjuola, in a special ceremony at Buckingham Palace. The Queen's Young Leaders Award celebrates the achievements of young people who are taking the lead to transform the lives of others and make a lasting difference in their communities.
As an emerging writer, there are several things that can get you discouraged. From creating your niche to a desperate search for a publisher while accepting crazy criticism. The truth is that you need to go through all these as well as do several checks and rewrites to hope for an acceptable work. Here are various competitions you can enter for! We wish you success!