Tag: charity

tosin adesinaDecember 25, 2017

[The Activism Blog] Chude Jideonwo is giving back through Joy Inc.

After successfully hosting the second edition of the Joy Congress, Co-founder of RED Media and Founder of JOY Inc., Chude ...

EzinneNovember 19, 2017

The Thread: “Nigerian Pastors could never” | That time Pope Francis sparked a religious war on Twitter

Religious and Political Twitter Nigeria are particularly volatile streets. All it takes for violence to occur is someone striking a ...

ToluOctober 26, 2017

#Together4ALimb: We walk to move them forward

There are various reasons a person can lose a limb, either by accident or by birth. Such is the story ...

AzeezAugust 2, 2017

Donate your double pay to charity | SERAP tells Saraki

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked Senate President Bukola Saraki to return all pension he received as ...

AzeezJuly 12, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: DJ Khaled’s selling his clothes for charity | “See You Again” breaks YouTube record | More stories

Here are the biggest stories from yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept and are still buzzing on Entertainment ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 7, 2017

Wizkid to perform at 4 stadiums in Nigeria, proceeds to go to charity

Singer, Wizkid has announced that he will be holding concerts in four stadiums across Nigeria and the proceeds will go ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 7, 2017

Singer, Wizkid to offer aid to Grenfell Tower victims

Nigerian star singer, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun known as Wizid has announced that the proceeds from a London show scheduled for September ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 10, 2017

Anonymous fan to pay $2.6m to have lunch with Warren Buffett

An anonymous fan of fourth wealthiest man on earth, Warren Buffett, has agreed to pay a total of $2,679,001 at ...

RoqeebahMay 28, 2017

The Dummies’ Guide to understanding what Muslims do during Ramadan

There’s going to be no escaping it. Within the next 29 or 30 days, you are going to cross paths ...

ToluApril 18, 2017

Tonto Dikeh’s ex-husband gifts Big Brother Naija housemates with plots of land in Abuja

Apart from being Tonto Dikeh’s estranged husband, Olakunle Churchill is also a philanthropist and he has extended an arm of ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 3, 2017

Opinion: Is The N5000 stipend a necessity?

by Otolorin Olabode Would the N5000 be enough for the poor? Would it serve its purpose and live up to its ...

ToluFebruary 3, 2017

#Impact365: SmileCare Initiative has been putting eternal smiles on faces through the spreading of the gospel

In a world that has become increasingly overrun with hate and the gospel of Jesus Christ has been trampled upon ...

ToluDecember 5, 2016

#Impact365: This home takes in orphans, abandoned and underprivileged children

Located in Lekki, Lagos, Vigilant Heart Charitable Society provides support to abandoned children and also promote child fostering in a ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 22, 2016

#Impact365: Wana Udobang has raised over N3 million for cancer, and she is still on the march

1k4cancer initiative, founded by popular media personality and writer, Wana Udobang, has raised over 3 million naira to assist cancer ...

Oreoluwa PetersAugust 7, 2016

Actor, David Oyelowo unveils scholarship program for Nigerian girls

British-Nigerian actor, David Oyelowo has officially unveiled a scholarship program for young Nigerian girls. The scholarship tagged The David Oyelowo ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 25, 2016

’30 IDPs (mostly children) die of hunger daily in Bama’

In the aftermath of the blistering effects of Boko Haram attacks in the North East of Nigeria, hunger and starvation is ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 2, 2015

Saudi prince pledges $32 billion (N6.4tr) fortune to charity

Well a lot of Nigerians are insisting Nigerian billionaires take a cue from this Saudi prince. Saudi Arabia’s billionaire Prince ...

Isime EseneDecember 30, 2014

Need to spice up your life? We give you 15 things to do in 2015

by Doyin Jaiyesimi   Vote – It’s not enough to keep complaining about all the things that are wrong with ...

Isime EseneOctober 4, 2014

#DivorceDrama: Man asks court to end his marriage before he kills his wife

by Jewel Stephen Samuel Nyeka, a 54-year-old Civil Servant, has filed a plea before an Igando Magistrate’s Court to dissolve their 20-year-old ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 17, 2014

Golden heart foundation to host over 5000 youths at the centenary edition of national youth summit

by Jewel Stephen Golden Heart Foundation is set to host over 5000 youths at the centenary edition of national youth ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 1, 2014

Wizkid goes to Benin Republic: Singer holds sold-out concert and does charity

by Kolapo Olapoju   Nigerian singer, Ayo Balogun, better known as Wizkid, was in neighbouring Benin Republic at the weekend ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 9, 2014

See how much P-square gave to an orphanage in Cameroon (LOOK)

by Kolapo Olapoju   Forget all the drama, their hearts are in the right place. The P-square brothers are presently ...

writerJuly 23, 2014

“It was voodoo” | Lawyer to American teenager who sexually molested Kenyan children has a silly excuse (READ)

by Kolapo Olapoju Matthew Durham, the 19-year-old American who molested young Kenyan children while on a mission program at an ...

writerJuly 23, 2014

This horrible 19-year-old American sexually molested Kenyan boys and girls while on ‘missionary’ work

by Kolapo Olapoju Matthew Durham, an American teenager has confessed to raping young girls and sexually molesting boys while making ...

July 15, 2014

Unveiling Africa Foundation to host ‘fun day and yard sale’ for charity [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju Unveiling Africa (UVA) Foundation will be hosting a ‘Fun Day and Yard Sale’ fundraiser on August 9 ...

May 7, 2014

4 awkward situations that always make you look stupid

by Felix Clay     Every so often, because charitable causes are trendy, the extended family would stop by with ...

December 14, 2013

Actress, model, fashionista and… dancer too? See Genevieve Nnaji boogie down (SNAPSHOT)

by Tutu Akinlabi Everyone knows Genevieve Nnaji is a great actress, what you didn’t know is she can dance too. ...

December 4, 2013

‘Who is perfect, anyway?’: Charity creates mannequins based on the bodies of disabled people to raise awareness in the image-obsessed fashion world

A Swiss charity has created mannequins based  on the bodies of disabled people in a bid to raise awareness that ...

December 2, 2013

TOUCHING: ‘Fast and Furious’ star Tyrese breaks down in tears at Paul Walker crash site (PHOTOS)

  Tyrese Gibson was overcome with grief Sunday afternoon when he showed up to the crash site where his “Fast ...

November 12, 2013

Happy birthday, Yvonne Nelson! See 7 of her HOTTEST photos (and of course, she’s in a bikini!)

by Muyiwa Daropale  We know you know Yvonne Nelson as an actress and a producer, even if our Pop Culture ...

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