Home Categories Do Nigerians Mean Well?

Do Nigerians Mean Well?


How do you mean? Are you asking if Nigerians are humans yes they are, as humans of any race or tribe do bad and good people exist among them ? Yes they do, and to emphasize on your answer most Nigerians generally mean well for themselves and others, although like every country we have bad eggs, who have over time gotten the lime light more than good well meaning Nigerians. To also buttress this here are a few well meaning Nigerians to show you what I mean.

Nigerian-born Robotic genius, Silas Adekunle, has emerged among the world’s most revolutionary entrepreneurs for the 2019 One Young World award.

The Award honours five young leaders –aged 35 and under – who have been judged on the positive social impact of their business ventures and how they are transforming the way we work, learn, live and eat.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Ohio, the United States, has appointed Oluyinka Olutoye, a Nigerian medical doctor, as its surgeon-in-chief.

The hospital is named among the top 10 best children’s hospitals according to the U.S. News & World Report of 2019-20.

Olutoye, a general pediatric surgeon with a medical degree from Obafemi Awolowo University in Ile-Ife, Nigeria, will also be appointed professor and the E. Thomas Boles chair of pediatric surgery at The Ohio State University (OSU) College of Medicine.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is a Nigerian-born economist and international development expert. She sits on the Boards of Standard Chartered Bank, Twitter, Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization, and the African Risk Capacity

Chinua Achebe was a Nigerian novelist, poet, professor, and critic. His first novel Things Fall Apart, often considered his masterpiece, is the most widely read book in modern African literature.

Philip Emeagwali is a Nigerian computer scientist. He won the 1989 Gordon Bell Prize for price-performance in high-performance computing applications, in an oil reservoir modeling calculation using a novel mathematical formulation and implementation.

Emeagwali’s simulation was the first program to apply a pseudo-time approach to reservoir modeling