“Only 4 countries in the world have a higher proportion of women at work than men. All are in Africa: Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda and Burundi”. That was a random tweet I found on my home page on Twitter. I sent
In this video, Funke -Treasure Durodola, a foremost broadcast journalist in Nigeria talks about her new book, Memories of Grandma
“As young Funke earns promotion from Primary Four to Five her parents decide to send her to the rural village to spend her long holidays. It proves to be a life-changing journey in magical discoveries. Funke makes the emotional
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Grandmothers symbolise different things to children. For young Funke, Grandma could never do wrong, Grandma meant travel, variety of traditional meals, entry into the wisdom of the aged, folk tales, songs and an excursion into the strange world of adults,
Funke-Treasure speaks about her debut book, Memories of Grandma. In a world that has increasingly swallowed the African culture in the guise of globalisation, there is a need for books that target a return to African cultural heritage and also
The proposition to set aside a day to celebrate radio started in 2008, the proposal for celebrating World Radio Day was however only approved by UNESCO in 2011. The commemoration of the day coincides with the birth of the UN
I am no stranger to blogging. Some years back, I blogged about my radio programme, Nigerian Pride, which aired on the Network Service of Radio Nigeria for a couple of years. Taking time off for a higher academic degree, however,