Kafayat Omolara Sanni & Tolulope Arotile Emerge NAF First Female Fighter Pilot And First Female Helicopter Pilot

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has decorated its first female fighter pilot, Flying Officer Kafayat Omolara Sanni, and the first female helicopter pilot, Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile.

They were the two female pilots among the 13 that were winged.

The two female pilots had successfully completed their pilot training courses in the United States of America and South Africa.

The Chief of Air Staff Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar decorated them alongside another officer Grace Garba, the first female Air Warrant Officer, and 10 0ther officers at the NAF headquarters in Abuja on the 15th of October 2019.

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IBI (The Birth), Nimbe, Dear Bayo And Unseen Treasure Win 2019 UK Nollywood Film Festival (UKNFF) Awards

Nigerian movies: IBI (The Birth), Nimbe, Dear Bayo and Unseen Treasure, have been adjudged the best films in the United Kingdom (UK) at the 2019 UK Nollywood Film Festival (UKNFF), organized by the UK Nollywood Producers Guild.

A statement signed and issued on the 13th of October 2019 by Mr. Malcolm Benson, President, UK Nollywood Producers Guild, stated that IBI (The Birth) was adjudged the Best Indigenous (Native language) Feature Film, it also emerged Best Feature Film 2019.

Dear Bayo, won the Jury’s award, as the Unseen Treasure, emerged the best in Best Short film category, while Diced was declared the best script.

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Call For Entries: Hult Prize UNIPORT On Campus Challenge 2019

The University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) is pleased to announce its hosting of the Hult Prize On Campus Program 2019 and calls for inspiring, innovative and bold ideas from the students of the University of Port Harcourt towards building sustainable and positively impactful business startups.

The Hult Prize is a global student competition, which annually issues a big bold challenge aligned with a large market opportunity inspiring students from over 100 countries to solve critical problems.

The theme of the 2020 Hult Prize Challenge is “Building Startups That Have A Positive Impact On Our Planet With Every Dollar Earned” with the overall team winner receiving a seed fund of $1 million (USD) to fund their idea.

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The Hult Prize On Campus is therefore a preliminary and key program of the Hult Prize Challenge, which gives students an opportunity to host local Hult Prize programs on their university campus, including an on Campus final round afterwards, the Regional Finals rounds of the competition, etc.

The UNIPORT Hult Prize On Campus Program seeks teams consisting of 3-4 current students from the university including all undergraduate, graduate, Ph.D programs and departments.

The benefits of participating in the program includes: mentorship of competitors by professionals; special workshop training for all competitiors; etc. as well as a chance to win the $1 million (USD) grand prize to implement your idea.

Register Now for the UNIPORT On Campus Program 2019

Online Registration: 25 September 2019 – 15 October 2019 (now extended to 18 October 2019)

Registration link: http://bit.ly/HPUP20Application

 

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