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  • ‘Sowing Seeds for Recovery’ in Northeast Nigeria usembassynigeria (Friday, 26 August, 2016) - Aisha M. receives her share of seeds to be planted in Gombi, Nigeria.GOMBI, Nigeria: Aisha was home with her husband and children the day they heard that that Boko Haram...
  • Explaining U.S. Elections usembassynigeria (Wednesday, 3 August, 2016) - Cultural Affairs Officer Robert Kerr addressing Nigerian Turkish Nile University studentsThe U.S. presidential election is followed in Nigeria with some excitement, but also confusion.  The excitement comes from the volume of...
  • Representing Nigeria well usembassynigeria (Wednesday, 3 August, 2016) - Tolu Alabi is a graduate of Grinnell College in Iowa.  She is a recipient of the Stanford Africa MBA Fellowship.  Joseph Ekpenyoung studied math at Bates College in Maine and...
  • Guitar virtuoso Stephane Wrembel Concerts in Lagos - June 27-30 usembassynigeria (Friday, 24 June, 2016) - The U.S. Mission to Nigeria is proud to bring you - from America by way of France – guitar virtuoso Stephane Wrembel next week! Wrembel, joined by co-guitarist Thor Jensen,...
  • The America You Don’t See on CNN usembassynigeria (Thursday, 23 June, 2016) - Anytime I think of the United States, what comes to my mind are the following: a beautiful and charming country where skyscrapers surrounds the cities and towers are used as...
  • Mentoring Future Journalists usembassynigeria (Friday, 10 June, 2016) - IVLP Alumni L-R Lydia Samson and Evelyn OnyiloOne of the founding fathers of the United States and principal author of the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson, stated, “Our liberty cannot...
  • “To Kill a Mockingbird” usembassynigeria (Tuesday, 7 June, 2016) - Every month, students and staff of EducationUSA Advising Center Abuja select, read, and meet to discuss a particular book. The book for the month of March was To Kill a...
  • Haute Hijab usembassynigeria (Monday, 21 March, 2016) - Growing up in Detroit, Michigan to immigrant parents, Melanie Elturk found it challenging at times to fuse her Islamic culture with Midwestern American norms.  “Try finding a long sleeve shirt...