Miss Hope Erakpotobor:  A 20-Year-Old Student With kidney Cancer Needs N7.5

Miss Hope Erakpotobor: A 20-Year-Old Student With kidney Cancer Needs N7.5m

Miss Hope Erakpotobor, a first-year accounting student of the Delta State Polytechnic,  urgently needs financial assistance to treat kidney cancer. The 20-year student was diagnosed with the disease in August, needs N7.5million for chemotherapy and to save her right kidney, her left kidney has been removed because of cancer. August 18, 2020 The medical report which came out on August 18, 2020, from Ben-K Medical Centre, Gbagada, which referred the patient to the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Oncology Department, stated that Hope’s specimen that was sent for histology indicated…

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Abuja Yuletide 2020: Why Bobnel Celebrates Christmas With Challenge and Less Privileged Children

Abuja Yuletide 2020: Why Bobnel Celebrates Christmas With Challenge and Less Privileged Children

In the spirit of the Covid-19,   Bobnel Child Support Foundation, a non-profit, non-governmental organization recently organized a Christmas party for the challenged and less privileged children in FCT. The Abuja 2020 Christmas party which took place at IDP Camp Wassa, Abuja came with full fun and excitement. According to the Executive Director, Mrs. Cornelia Imoh Udoenoh at the colorful event parked with Children ready to party, in her welcome speech urges the general public, Organisations, individuals, and concerned persons to look into the vision and supports children with a special…

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#EndSARS: Burna Boy Releases New Single “20 10 20” To Honour Victims

#EndSARS: Burna Boy Releases New Single “20 10 20” To Honour Victims

Burna Boy has been an active voice when it comes to governance, corruption, and police brutality in Nigeria and Africa as a whole. He has further shown his activist spirit by releasing a song in support of the incident that happened on the 20th of October, 2020. On this day, some #EndSARS protesters were shot by some security agents during the protest against police brutality. The security agents in army uniforms killed many youths who were peaceful protesters. Many people around the world have taken to social media to demand…

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Bobnel Child Support Foundation: Nothing Should Stop A Child’s Dream – Mrs. Udoenoh Warms

Bobnel Child Support Foundation: Nothing Should Stop A Child’s Dream – Mrs. Udoenoh Warms

Bravo to the less privileged Children in Lagos and Abuja as Bobnel Child Support Foundation, made them mark the 2020 Independent day anniversary, tagged Nigeria @60 in a grand style. With over 17 million less privileged and orphaned Children in Nigeria, Bobnel decided to inspire and work with less privileged children to bring their dreams into reality through the Independent day celebration. Bobnel Child Support Foundation is a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), this year, organized an independent day celebration for less privileged children in Lagos and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).…

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Fed Govt Plans Agency For Disabled Persons

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs

The Federal Government on Tuesday said efforts were ongoing towards the establishment of the National Commission for Persons Living with Disabilities in Nigeria. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouq, said this in Abuja while receiving officials of the Coalition of International Non-Governmental Organisations Working on Disability. She was quoted in a statement by her ministry’s Deputy Director, Communications, Rhoda Iliya, as saying, “The President signed into law in January 2019 the Act establishing the Discrimination against Persons Living with Disabilities (Prohibition Act). “This was…

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INWOAD Advocates For Gender Equality And Inclusive Governance

Dr. Grace

A communiqué by the national zoom webinar organized by the Initiative For Women’s Accelerate Development In Africa (INWOAD) According to the statement sent to Waka About Africa singed by both the National President Ms. Evelyn Onyilo and National Secretary, Ms. Winny Fonaka of INWOAD, advocates for gender equality and inclusive governance during this COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID 19 pandemic and its attendant consequences have impacted negatively on most countries of the world thereby bringing about a huge humanitarian crisis. Mostly affected by the lockdown as a result of the pandemic in Nigeria…

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Naira Marley Again Breaks COVID-19 Rule As Abuja Concert Turns Rowdy

Popular hip hop artist, Azeez Fashola, better known as Naira Marley

Popular hip hop artist, Azeez Fashola, better known as Naira Marley, has again broken the social distancing rule of the Coronavirus Disease when the drive-in concert he held in Abuja turned rowdy. The concert was held on Saturday, with Marley arriving earlier in the day in Abuja in a private jet without using a face mask as did all those with him. The concert, put together by Play Network Africa, Traffic Bar, El’Carnival, and sponsored by Glenfiddich, had the ticket sold by Nairabox and Ariiya. The venue was Jabi Lake…

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Covid-19: CNI An NGO Distributes Food Items To Rural Dwellers In Epe

By:  Idris Tele-Olukoya Concerned Nation Builders-Initiative (CNI), is a non-governmental organization, registered with C.A.C since 2018. CNI primary aim is to foster community development through Advocacy, promoting good leadership, human capacity building, and poverty alleviation. The non-governmental organization right from inception has been at the front line with Epe first as its cardinal objective.   Series of Corporate Social Responsibility projects have been executed as well as human capacity building and empowerment/intervention programs, since the inception of the noble organization. Notable among which is empowering of 25 Epe Indigenes in vocational…

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Beggars Dare Niger State Says Arrest Us, We’ll Protest

Beggars have dared the Niger State Government less than one week after a law banning street begging was announced by the state government, saying: “We are ready to protest if any one of us is arrested.” The beggars, who are mainly groups of Almajiris, were seen at strategic places begging for alms in Suleja, Minna, Kotangora and other major towns of the state on Monday. The State Government had Thursday last week reintroduced the ban on street begging and urchins, which it said was constituting nuisance across the state, citing…

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Udoenoh Urges Nigerians To Use Their Resources To Put Smiles On The Faces Of Less Privilege In The Country

A non-governmental organization, Bobnel Child Support Foundation, has called upon Wealthy Nigerians, Industry Owns, Religious organizations, etc.  to use their resources in putting smiles on the faces of the vulnerable and less privileged children in the society, This call was made by the Executive Director, Mrs. Cornelia Udoenoh the founder of the Organization while speaking with newsmen in Abuja. The organization, whose main purpose was to provide total care, education by making available books for both learning and leisure, “We also considered providing accommodation by planning to build a World-class…

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