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Category: letter from Ijay's Desk | 2 weeks ago 160 View (s)

A letter to my teenage self!

Dear Oreoluwa,   I'm writing this to you in retrospect. I wish you knew these things when you needed them. But it's okay, we learn to accept the things we cannot change and learn from them. I'm hoping that this would help some other girl on her journey.   This stage of your life comes with a lot of challenges. You're at what I'd like to call the "Sear...


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Category: Opportunities for teens/Young adults | 1 month ago 154 View (s)

DOBI FOUNDATION TEENAGE CONFERENCE 3.0: Funto Ibuoye, others to speak at conference

The DOBI TEENAGE FOUNDATION, pioneered by  Deborah Famuwagun and her team will on the 20th of October, 2018, host about 300 girls for her annual teenage conference, this being the third in a row, at Caleb International College, Kayode Odusola Crescent off CMD/Magodo Road, Ikosi GRA, Lagos. This conference has been consistent over the years in reaching out to young girls within the age of 1...


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Category: letter from Ijay's Desk | 2 months ago 178 View (s)

Dear young girl, you are made for more!

  Two years ago, I was on National Youth Service to my dear nation. During this period, I was posted to a secondary school in one of the rural areas of Edo state. Now, this particular school does not have an English teacher prior to my arrival. This meant there was a lot of work for me to do. Because of my area of specialization, I assumed the role of their English teacher. One particul...


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Category: Opportunities for teens/Young adults | 3 months ago 141 View (s)

THE AMBASSADORS SUMMIT 5.0: Nigeria’s Vice President, Presidential Aspirants to Engage Nigerian Youths at Summit in Lagos.

The Ambassadors Summit group will on Saturday, the 8th of September, 2018, be hosting over 5,000 Nigerians, working professionals, entrepreneurs, civic leaders and youths at the fifth annual edition of the Ambassadors Summit at the Main Auditorium of the University of Lagos to chart a new course for the Nigerian future.   According to the Convener and Project Lead, Prince Joshua Oyeniyi...


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Category: Parents corner | 4 months ago 191 View (s)

BE YOUR TEEN'S ROLE MODEL

Earlier this year, I attended a program at Redemption Camp of the Redeemed Christian Church of God. I couldn’t connect with the people I went with so I had to wait for them to pick me up. While waiting in a corner of the church auditorium; I saw a car park by. A man and his two teenage daughters on boarding school uniform came out. I saw them moving to the auditorium. My eyes followed the...


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