The Year Nigeria Started Using Naira and Kobo


Have you wondered the year when Nigeria started using the Naira and Kobo?  Or whose picture are put on the Naira notes denominations? all these are contained in this article. What year did Nigeria start using Naira and Kobo? Nigeria started using Naira (₦) and Kobo (k) as its official currency in the year 1973 […]

History of the Nigerian Currency: All You Need Know


This post seeks to enlighten the reader on how the Nigerian currency, which is the Nigerian Naira came to become the legal tender in use in present day Nigeria. Between 1912 and 1959, the West African Currency Board was responsible for issuing currency notes in Nigeria. Before the establishment of the West African Currency Board, […]

Sandra Ikeji Biography: Things You Did Not Know About Her


This is the biography of Sandra Ikeji, younger sister of the popular Nigerian blogger, Linda Ikeji.   Sandra Ikeji is less popular than her sisters Linda and Laura because she is not always under the spotlight. Sandra is the CEO of Blackdove Models, one of the leading commercial Modeling Agencies in Nigeria. She has a […]

Top 10 Richest Black Women in the World


Black billionaires are now springing up in the world. For instance, the richest woman in Africa today isn’t Alakija Folorunsho but Isabel Dos Santos. She also doubles as the wealthiest black woman in the world. Over the years, black people have dominated the wealthy class especially African Americans. Billionaire men and women like Dangote and […]

World’s 12 Richest Black People in 2017/2018


Forbes have recently released the list of richest black people on earth, 2017/ 2018. This recent list is a compilation of the net worth of these distinguished individuals in American Dollars and I have taken my time to compile the list of the 12 richest of them all this 2017. Read through and see how […]

Grace Mugabe Biography: Former First Lady of Zimbabwe


Grace Ntombizodwa was born in Benoni, South Africa to migrant parents as the fourth of five children in the family. In 1970, she moved to Zimbabwe, then Rhodesia, to live with her mother, Idah Marufu in Chichi while her father stayed and worked in South Africa supporting his family. She attended primary school in Chivhu and then the […]

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