Call for Entries: 2018 PositiveNaija Video Contest

The 2018 PositiveNaija Video Contest aims to promote the self-worth of Nigerians, encourage Nigerian patriotism as well as serve as a platform for excellence!

Title of Video:

THE POWER OF THE NIGERIAN SELF-ESTEEM!

Objective:

Inform the world through your video, what genuinely makes Nigeria and Nigerians collectively trust, delight and succeed in their own worth or abilities today.

Further content expectations:

In addition to the objective of the video contest, the following should be included in the video as indication of your pride and hope for Nigeria:

  • Make visible the Nigerian flag
  • State the name of a Nigerian media news/information platform.
  • State the title of a song by Nigerian artist(s).

2018 PositiveNaija Video Contest

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Dr. Mahmoud Bukar Maina Wins 2018 Champions of Science Storytelling Challenge (YASE Edition)

Dr. Mahmoud Bukar Maina has won the 2018 Champions of Science Storytelling Challenge (Young African Scientists in Europe, YASE Edition) launched and organised by Johnson & Johnson Innovation.

Dr. Mahmoud Bukar Maina, a Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Biochemistry) at the University of Sussex, Sussex Neuroscience studying neurodegeneration, won the 2018 Champions of Science Storytelling Challenge (YASE Edition) submitting notes on his research, community work and resulting positive impact in Nigeria.

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First Bank Of Nigeria Named Best Bank In Nigeria At The Global Finance World’s Best Banks 2018

First Bank of Nigeria has been presented with the award of the Best Bank in Nigeria by Global Finance in its World’s Best Banks Award 2018 held on the sidelines of the World Bank/IMF Annual Meetings in Bali, Indonesia.

At the Awards, Zenith Bank emerged the Best Bank in Sierra Leone and Zenith Bank Ghana emerged the Best Bank in Ghana.

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Valentine Ozigbo & Transcorp Hilton Abuja Honored At 2018 Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality And Lifestyle Awards

Valentine Ozigbo & Transcorp Hilton Abuja have been honored at the 2018 Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards hosted at the Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort in Crete, Greece.

For the third consecutive year, Transcorp Hilton Abuja was presented with SIGNUM VIRTUTIS, the seal of excellence, as the winner of the award for Seven Stars Business Hotel-Africa and Best Luxury Hotel.

The Managing Director and Chief Executive of Transcorp Hotels Plc, owners of Transcorp Hilton Abuja, Valentine Ozigbo, was honoured with the Seven Stars Pantheon of Hospitality award, an industry first designed to award the outstanding achievements and careers of the individuals behind the most successful properties around the world.

Simultaneously on the same night, for the fourth year in a row, the hotel emerged winner of World Travel Awards in five categories, including Africa’s Leading Business Hotel at the 2018 Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony which took place at Durban International Convention Center in Durban, South Africa.