The US state of Maryland is home to more than 23 thousand Nigerians according to the Maryland’s governor Martin O’Malley. On June 20th 2013 at the Maryland State Building, Maryland and Cross River State, Nigeria signed a memorandum of understanding establishing a sister state relationship between the two communities. The Nigerian community is one of the fastest-growing immigrant groups in … Read More
As a proud supporter and media sponsor of events and programs empowering women, Ladybrille congratulates Kathy Onwu who recently won the 2013 Pan-African Miss Africa-USA Pageant. Onwu’s compelling story, positive disposition despite the challenges life has dealt her and her family, her commitment to women health issues, grace and style earned her the coveted title. We salute this young brilliant … Read More
“In an effort to hook up a billion people in emerging markets, the internet search giant, Google, plans to provide funding and assist in activating “wireless networks” in sub-Saharan Africa, sources told Wall Street Journal (WSJ) at the weekend. The US-based business newspaper reported that Google is using a “patchwork quilt of technologies” and is in talks with relevant authorities … Read More
(LONDON, April 2013) – Building on her extensive experience of organising destination events for clients over the last 11 years, internationally acclaimed celebrations and lifestyle expert Seyi Olusanya is delighted to announce an addition to her portfolio of companies – Once Upon A Destination. “The philosophy of the company is that long before the celebration, our clients would have been … Read More
“DHAKA, Bangladesh — At least 175 mainly women workers were killed in a Bangladesh building collapse and rescuers searching for survivors said on Thursday that many more were trapped in the rubble of a complex that housed factories supplying Western clothes retailers. The disaster, which comes five months after a factory fire that killed more than 100 people, could hurt Bangladesh’s reputation … Read More
Last week, Time Magazine released its list of 100 Most Influential people in the world. Making the list are some of the most respected powerful and brilliant names in technology, law and entertainment. They include: Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, Malawi’s President Joyce Banda, California’s Attorney General Kamala Harris and Nollywood Actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde. Congratulations to all! “Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Actress, singer, philanthropist, … Read More
Agbani Darego, former Ms World 2001, the Beauty Queen turned Entrepreneur releases the promotional campaign for her denim line AD by Agbani Darego. “Launching AD by Agbani Darego is a dream come true for me. Jeans are my loved go-to everyday look and it’s a love I share with a lot of young girls and women for its comfort and … Read More
Agbani Darego, the First Black African Miss World and current fashion model, has been crowned the new face of the Nigerian ₦50 Postal Stamp in memory of her 2001 historic win. To celebrate,the ex-beauty queen took to the social media platform instagram to share the great news and pictures. Congratulations to her.