Photographer emerges first MBDGN queen

TO promote inclusive representation of women, Maria Okese has won the first-ever  the Most Beautiful Deaf Girl in Nigeria Beauty Pageant (MBDGN) pageantry held at Standard Bearers School, Lekki, Lagos. She will represent Nigeria at the 2020 Miss Deaf World in Prague, Czech Republic. She emerged winner among the 14 contestants across 13 states, including… Continue reading Photographer emerges first MBDGN queen

Inside the proposed hate speech bill. 5 things you need to know

A bill for the establishment of a commission for the control of hate speech passed the first reading during plenary at Nigerian Senate on Tuesday. The bill is expected to be another controversial one coming on the heels of the the social media bill that has passed second reading at the Senate. Ripples Nigeria gives you a… Continue reading Inside the proposed hate speech bill. 5 things you need to know

APC governors ask Oshiomhole to convene NEC meeting or resign

The Progressives Governors’ Forum (PGF) on Wednesday asked the National Chairman of the All progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, to immediately convene a National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting or accept his failures and resign from his position. The governors stated this in a statement issued in Abuja by the PGF’s Director -General, Salihu Lukman. The governors… Continue reading APC governors ask Oshiomhole to convene NEC meeting or resign