EiENigeria Weekly Newsletter – November 14, 2014

“One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.”

– Plato

214 Days?

Our girls have been GONE too LONG!!! After another failed promise that our girls will be rescued, this is obviously a critical time in our advocacy to amplify our voices.

Our girls NEED us to keep the pressure on. We will NOT forget them!

Join a meeting near you or start your own.

  • ABUJA: Unity Fountain. 4pm Daily
  • IBADAN: Dugbe Cenotaph. Saturdays. 5-6pm
  • LAGOS: Marina. Saturdays, 11 – 2pm
  • OSOGBO: Freedom Park. Sundays. 4:14 pm

If you’d like to be part of a city group – www.bbogfamily.ng

Vote for SYE

Shine Your Eye has emerged as one of the 241 ideas approved for voting in the Global Innovation Challenge. Over 350 inspiring ideas were submitted from around the world and voting will continue till November 23. The top 50 ideas will make it into the next round.

Support good governance in Nigeria. Register and vote for SYE!

Countdown to RSVP Concerts

The RSVP Concert is coming to your state!
Port Harcourt (December 13), Imo (December 19),
Kaduna (January 10), Plateau (January 15) and Lagos (January 24).You have the chance to decide which artiste comes to your state!

Vote now @ www.rsvp.ng

Weekend Education

Voting (Part 2) will be the spotlight on the Weekend Education Programme tomorrow.

Time: 11am – 1pm

Follow @EiEnigeria

Don’t forget the full post will be available on our – Facebook page right after the Twitter session.

Cheers to the weekend!

Nigerpreneur Youth Conference

An entrepreneurial and human capital development conference, that is focused on bringing together young entrepreneurs and professionals, creating an environment for learning, networking, information sharing and capacity building.Theme: Innovation – Shaping the future of young entrepreneurs.

Date: Saturday 15th November 2014.

Venue: Conference Hall, JobMag Centre, 254 Herbert Macaulay Way, Alagomeji, Yaba, Lagos.

Time: 9am – 4pm. Registration starts 8am
Register @
www.nigerpreneur.eventbrite.com

Book Reading Evening with CNBC’s Chude Jideonwo and Jennifer Ehidiamen

The Dream Center celebrates the lives and publications of 2 young and dynamic authors and communicators:
“Preserve my Saltiness” by Jennifer Ehidiamen
“Are we the turning point generation” by Chude JideonwoVenue: The Dream Center on 8 Gbagada/Oworonshoki Expressway, Anthony Oke, Lagos

Date: Saturday 15th November 2014

Time: 4pm

Uber Rewards for EiE Nigeria Donors on 234Give

As the giving season approaches all around the world, Uber in partnership with 234Give is giving you more reasons to be generous this holiday season by recognizing your selfless acts of donation and showing our thanks for all you do to support EiE Nigeria.

For every donation of N6000 or more to EiE Nigeria, 234Give will reward you with two free car rides with Uber. Let the Christmas season begin!

 

Money ‘saved’ on Fuel Subsidy Removal as of
November 14, 2014

N1,197 trillion (approx. $7.487 billion)

See Details Here (PDF)

Thank you!

Have a great weekend!

The EiE Nigeria Team