Thursday, 31 December 2015

Javon Liburd on The Platform

Javon Liburd is a Youth from St. Kitts and Nevis, he is a Public Relations Officer, Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force. He is also an active member of his country’s youth parliament association, where he has debated and influenced the decisions of the government as well as inspired dialogue amongst the masses.
Javon is also a recipient of the Queen's Young Leaders Award in 2015.  He steps on the Platform to share his story, and other projects he is involved in.

Tuesday, 22 December 2015

Jake Okechukwu Effoduh on The Platform

Jake Okechukwu Effoduh is a Lawyer, Human Rights Activist, Actor, and Broadcaster. Jake is known to millions of Nigerians nationwide. For about a decade now, he has anchored groundbreaking programmes as a presenter for the BBC Media Action in Nigeria, From 2006 when he began anchoring the programme "Flava" which was dubbed the tastiest Show on Naija Radio.

Jake won the award for the Best Community Radio Presenter at the Nigeria Radio Awards in 2012. In 2014 he received the prestigious Future Africa Award for Community Action in Africa. He has recently been awarded the 2015 Africa Youth Choice Awards in Human Rights and Advocacy. He is currently listed by as one of the 50 Africans that would transform the continent.

Jake steps on The Platform, and we talked about his advocacy projects, broadcasting, his visit to Vatican City and lots more. 

Wednesday, 28 October 2015

Dan D' Humorous on The Platform

Daniel Chibuzor Nwoka, popularly known as Dan D' Humorous, is an ace Comedian, Social activist and also a member of the renowned group, Funky 4 Plus One.  Daniel organizes one of the biggest comedy shows in Nigeria, The One Man Show.

He steps on The Platform and we discussed his journey so far in the entertainment industry and his upcoming event titled THE KING AND I (The Epic Meet). Enjoy!

Thursday, 15 October 2015

Alain Nteff on The Platform

Did you know that GiftedMom is about to launch an SMS platform for pregnant women & moms in Nigeria? In case you’re wondering what GiftedMom is, and how an SMS platform can help save pregnant women in Nigeria. My guest today is the Co-Founder & Executive Director at GiftedMom. 

He was named one of the Forbes Africa & CNN 30 under 30 entrepreneurs, won the 2014 Anzisha Prize, and was honoured by Queen Elizabeth II in Buckingham Palace as one of the 2015 Queen’s Young Leaders. 

Alain steps on The Platform to share his story, and the launch of GiftedMom in Nigeria. 

Tuesday, 22 September 2015

Kate Onakomaiya on The Platform

Kate and John Maxwell

Kate Onakomaiya is a certified John Maxwell Leadership trainer, President of Garden City Toastmasters Club, Host of the Annual Leadership event Live2Lead in partnership with The John Maxwell Company, and Co-founder of Zioncomm Allied Solutions; A Telecoms and Advertising Agency serving Businesses, Churches and Individuals.

She steps on The Platform to tell us about her journey to meeting John Maxwell, and becoming one of his global leadership coaches. We also talked about her work, her early life, as well as tips on becoming an effective leader.

Enjoy reading, and get inspired.

Wednesday, 26 August 2015

Nkechi Emmanuel on The Platform

Nurse Titi as she is popularly known in the TV Series Clinic Matters, is a Nollywood Actress, Presenter, and a Model.

Nkechi Emmanuel steps on The Platform, and we discussed her career, the Nigerian movie industry, and her journey so far. Enjoy.

Friday, 14 August 2015

Dr Panam Percy Paul on the Platform

The history of Africa's Gospel Music Industry can not be written without mentioning his name. He is a living legend, and he has imparted many lives around the world with his music. With 14 albums to his name, over 40 years of experience in music, and several awards such as, Crystal Lifetime Achievement Award, Artist of the Year; BMI Music Award, Best Vocalist of the Year; FAME Gospel Music Award... to mention a few.

There's no doubt that my guest today is arguably the founding father of Gospel Music in Africa. It's with great pleasure that I introduce a living legend of our time, Dr Panam Percy Paul.

Tuesday, 14 July 2015

Emmanuel Gamor on the Platform

We've heard so much about the media and its power to cause change in Africa. Young Ghanaian, Emmanuel Gamor, steps on the Platform to give us insight on how he is practically using the media to change his community in Ghana, Africa, and the world at large.

Let's listen to Emmanuel.

Monday, 4 May 2015

Nelson Leon Ogundowo on the Platform

For so long hip-hop music has been labelled the devils music and we have seen churches that prohibit this form of expression as a mode of worship. Nelson Leon Ogundowo steps on The Platform this week to tell us about his love for God and how he expresses that love through rhyming verses and gold necklaces.

Let’s listen to Leon.