A Nigerian girl, Deborah Quickpen has won the U-10 Africa Youth Chess Championship in Ghana.

Nigeria’s youngest gold medallist, Deborah Quickpen has emerged winner of the just concluded U-10 Africa Youth Chess Championship in Ghana. The nine year old Bayelsa-born Chess prodigy who amassed 8.0…

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President Biden appoints John Dabiri, Nigerian-American, to US advisory council on science and technology.

Dabiri, who is currently a professor of aeronautics and mechanical engineering at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), was “born to Nigerian immigrant parents in 1980”. United States president, Joe…

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Nigerian Olanrewaju Shitta-Bey appointed professor of philosophy in US

The University of Maryland Global Campus, United States has appointed a Nigerian Olanrewaju Shitta-Bey as professor of philosophy and humanities. Until his promotion, the university don was an associate Professor…

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