Month: November 2014

THE MAIDEN EDITION OF ↑↓GOODTUESDAY/ ↑↓GIVINGTIDE IN NIGERIA

In 2012, the United Nation Foundation designated the first Tuesday in December as #GivingTuesday (now known as ↑↓GoodTuesday in Nigeria). ↑↓GoodTuesday is an initiative of ↑↓GivingTide International, aimed at mobilizing individuals and organizations to collectively tackle major societal problem. ↑↓GoodTuesday is so named because of the significance of Tuesday. In many cultures and religions, Tuesday […]

UNIVERSAL CHILDREN’S DAY: A REFLECTION ON CHILDHOOD CANCERS

“We were all children once. And we all share the desire for the well-being of our children, which has always been and will continue to be the most universally cherished aspiration of humankind.”- United Nations. November is a significant month for children and youths! November 17 is “International Students’ Day” whilst November 20 is “Universal […]