Day: September 4, 2019

Meet Ime Achibong, the Nigerian-American who is a Vice-President at Facebook and the right hand man of Mark Zuckerberg

Call him Mark Zuckerberg ‘s deputy and you would not be far from the truth, because they seem to be Siamese twins in fashioning new ideas that have transformed Facebook into something much more than a social media initiative.

Ime Archibong is a Facebook insider who currently has 2 important jobs in the organisation.  He is the Vice President of Partnerships at Facebook and Manager of Strategic Partnerships. Additionally, Ime Archibong has had 1 past job as the Advanced Technology Business Development Professional at IBM.

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Meet the Nigerian-American NBA star, Andre Iguodala, who is driving tech investments in US and Africa

By Henry Ojelu

National Basketball Association, NBA star, Andre Tyler Iguodala is on his way to Africa. Iguodala was born in  Springfield, Illinois.  His mother is African American, while his father is Nigerian. Aside winning several laurels as an NBA star, Iguodala is also a tech-investor and a leading advocate for athletes in the NBA to invest in the technology industry. His partnership with entrepreneurs in San Francisco’s Silicon Valley has led to an annual event tagged Players Technology Summit.

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