Archive for: Chude Jideonwo

Y! announces bold new direction as magazine re-brands to Y! Africa, Sean Obedih joins as Editor-at-Large; Franka Asindi is Editorial Director

Y! announces bold new direction as magazine re-brands to Y! Africa, Sean Obedih joins as Editor-at-Large; Franka Asindi is Editorial Director

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Chude Jideonwo   As young Africa takes its place in the spotlight, and the continent does same on the world stage, the editors at Y! have announced a bold new direction...

 

Soyombo Ayomikun: Yes, we were made to do big things (Poetry)

Soyombo Ayomikun: Yes, we were made to do big things (Poetry)

by Soyombo Ayomikun We lost rare gems. We lost beautiful hearts. As we swim through this ocean of pains we won’t forget. That we were made to do big things 1. Battered and bruised   ...

 

Tunde Leye: Mortgaging our future to a bunch of Amala-joint owners

Tunde Leye: Mortgaging our future to a bunch of Amala-joint owners

by Tunde Leye It is these Amala-joint owners who make up the majority of those who are gathered in Abuja for the National Conference. People who have eaten the future are asked to discuss it,...

 

“We have a grand ambition in Africa” – Jean-Phillipe Courtois, president, Microsoft International

“We have a grand ambition in Africa” – Jean-Phillipe Courtois, president, Microsoft International

by Isi Esene Jean-Phillipe Courtois, President, Microsoft International The President of Microsoft International, Jean-Phillipe Courtois restated his company’s commitment to Nigeria on...

 

Here’s to the new African Dream – $19 billion (Being a speech by Chude Jideonwo, Managing Partner of RED and Editor-in-Chief of Y!/YNaija.com at the #YTech100 event)

Here’s to the new African Dream – $19 billion (Being a speech by Chude Jideonwo, Managing Partner of RED and Editor-in-Chief of Y!/YNaija.com at the #YTech100 event)

by Chude Jideonwo   Can I have silence in the room? Thank you. Now, that sound you hear – that distinct, stubborn sound from the distance – is the sound of a million tech entrepreneurs...

 

Chude Jideonwo, Akaliza Keza Gara,Tayeb Sbihi and Olivia Mukam join the 4Afrika Advisory Council to reach and represent Africa’s youth

Chude Jideonwo, Akaliza Keza Gara,Tayeb Sbihi and Olivia Mukam join the 4Afrika Advisory Council to reach and represent Africa’s youth

by Oge Okonkwo On Tuesday, Microsoft Corp. introduced the first four youth members to the 4Afrika Advisory Council to ensure the critical voices of Africa’s large youth demographic are heard....

 

Tunde Leye: Tour na tour abeg #JKFeedback

Tunde Leye: Tour na tour abeg #JKFeedback

by Tunde Leye I recall how some panned Chude Jideonwo when The Future Awards went to the presidency, and also when they had that 2011 lunch with GEJ. It makes me wonder if they did so because...

 

Italy’s Studio magazine profiles Nigerian entrepreneur, Chude Jideonwo as “The Poster Boy of Nigeria”

Italy’s Studio magazine profiles Nigerian entrepreneur, Chude Jideonwo as “The Poster Boy of Nigeria”

by Oge Okonkwo Italy’s Studio magazine, in its latest print issue, has profiled the managing partner of RED, Chude Jideonwo; christening him ‘The Poster Boy of Nigeria’. The...

 

Gimba Kakanda: Make no mistakes, #GenVoices is not #OccupyNigeria

Gimba Kakanda: Make no mistakes, #GenVoices is not #OccupyNigeria

by Gimba Kakanda So GenVoices is to end that tradition that reduces the youths to mere aides. We deserve more, more presence as substantial and influential leaders, not as adjunct and inconsequential...

 

Chude Jideonwo: Let me introduce you to the winners of The Future Awards Africa 2013 – many of whom you haven’t heard or read about before

Chude Jideonwo: Let me introduce you to the winners of The Future Awards Africa 2013 – many of whom you haven’t heard or read about before

by Chude Jideonwo Executive Director of The Future Awards Project, Chude Jideonwo, at The Future Awards 2012, Port Harcourt, Rivers, For two years now, I have heard the winner of The Future...