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#SmartStart Skills: 3 Skills for developing Confidence in Public Speaking

Public speaking is feared by many at the same level as the fear of death. Often, this fear comes from not feeling confident in your appearance or with your skills. A life coach shares tips to boost self-confidence to improve public-speaking skills. Sophie Skover, a coach and inspirational speaker from LSS Harmony Life Coaching, explains how to boost self-confidence so you ... Read More »

Pray for Nigeria: Gowon

Pray for Nigeria: Gowon

Former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon, has called on Nigerians to be patriotic and pray against the problems confronting the country. Speaking at a church service, Sunday, he said, “Every Nigerian, therefore, needs to pray because if there is peace between Christians and Muslims and peace among family members, Nigeria will definitely be a great country all of us ... Read More »

Ebola: Liberians on Forced Exile

Ebola: Liberians on Forced Exile

Henry Boley left Liberia to attend a conference in Nigeria just days after his twins were born. Now, weeks later, he can’t get home. Amanda Johnson, a 50-year-old Liberian living in Ghana, awaits her fiance’s departure from their home country for their wedding, but refuses to return home because of Ebola. Hundreds of Liberians are stranded in Ghana, separated from ... Read More »

Aminu Wali ‘Optimistic’ Boko Haram will Free Chibok Girls

Aminu Wali ‘Optimistic’ Boko Haram will Free Chibok Girls

Nigeria’s foreign minister said Tuesday that Abuja hopes to end the conflict with Islamist militant group Boko Haram soon and win the release of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls.  “I can say with some optimism, cautious optimism, that we are moving towards a situation where we’d be able to, in the very near future, to be able to get back ... Read More »

Ebola: Nigeria Got Right Everything America Got Wrong

Ebola: Nigeria Got Right Everything America Got Wrong

When the first case of Ebola was discovered in Nigeria this summer, Jeffrey Hawkins, the U.S. Consul General in Lagos, said that an outbreak there could become an “apocalyptic urban outbreak. The last thing anyone in the world wants to hear is the two words, ‘Ebola’ and ‘Lagos,’ in the same sentence,” Hawkins said in July. Americans yawned, assured that ... Read More »

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