Personality of The Week

Do you know Nigerians excelling and doing well in their careers in our community, please let us know and send us email at

Let’s Continue To Support Nami Scholarship Fund, Thank You!

NAMI appreciates a model that guarantees funds to the scholarship for our youth in perpetuity. We sincerely thank those who have donated, and we also encourage others to do the same. All year round, we encourage people in our community to visit The Winnipeg Foundation website to donate with a minimum of $10 to NAMI Scholarship Fund at the link here to support our community youth education which was inaugurated last year. “Make this donation in celebration, honour or memory of someone.” Thank you!

NAMI celebrated mother’s day in grand style

The just concluded mother’s day event was a night of glitz and glam as mothers showed up en masse to celebrate the auspicious event. Special appreciation to the guest speakers; Mrs Titi Olude and Mrs Florence Okwudili, our partners; True Beauty Studios, Collage Madam, Deroyalty Events, Araoluwa Abioye and Craft Bii for their support which resulted in the success of the event.

NAMI thanks all mothers that graced the event and wish you a happy Mother’s Day.

NAMI leadership paid a courtesy visit to Jon Reyes

Watch Full Video of NAMI’s visit to Hon. Jon Reyes

Watch the full video of the visit led by President Wilson Akinwale and some executive members to the Honorable minister of advanced education on matters arising as they affect the Nigerian community and members.

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Covid-19 Rapid Testing Kits

NAMI is pleased to announce that members of our community can now request for the Covid-19 rapid testing kits for their household or local organization.

Do contact Taiwo Aromasodu (NAMI Program Coordinator) at for pick up arrangement.

Get Involved, Take the Building a Plan with Older Manitobans Survey

Manitobans are encouraged to take the survey to help the government plan the best possible future with older Manitobans.

Take the EngageMB survey at

Nominate A Nigerian for the Emergency Management Exemplary Service Award

If you know someone whose Emergency Management career has made a mark, nominate them now for their actions and contributions to advancing emergency management.

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Elmwood Youth Employment Experience – Paid Program

The next intake starts June 20, sign up today!

Details in banner above.

For more information on the Program, do reach Dan at or 204-982-1720 ext 211


Looking for a lawyer for your real estate closing? Look no further, we are here to help you. You’d be glad you did!

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Call: +1 (431) 588-2702.

We will be looking forward to receiving your messages. Thank you!

Join the Friendly Call Program with Red Cross Manitoba

The Friendly Calls program is more than making a phone call. It’s about forming connections with adults who feel they could benefit from more social interaction.

To become a volunteer for this important program, visit

Visible Minorities Student Employment Opportunity Inventory

The student recruitment opportunity at Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) is now open.

ESDC is dedicated to building and promoting a diverse, equitable and inclusive workforce, representative of Canadian society. In this spirit, the department’s Black Engagement and Advancement Team (BEAT) has launched the following special program, based on an organizational need:  Jobs for Visible Minority Students as Financial Analyst, IT Technician/Analyst and Junior Communications Officer (Fall 2022).

This opportunity is targeted to those who self-declare as belonging to the visible minorities’ employment equity group. Furthermore, to support BEAT’s mandate of increasing the departments Black employee representation, applicants are encouraged to self-identify as Black. Selection may be based on qualified candidates belonging to this group; therefore, we appreciate your support in promoting this opportunity within your community. Please feel free to share the attached documents with your networks and community partners.

We are looking for candidates to join us this Fall in the specialized fields of finance, IT and communications to work with us, develop their professional skills and take advantage of diverse learning and advancement opportunities within the department’s program areas and across the country!

Before applying, we encourage interested students to:

Create a account now or, if they already have one, ensure their information is up-to-date.

Sign up for new e-mail alerts to receive notices on any new opportunities of interest.

For additional information, please contact BEAT at

The application deadline is May 31, 2022.

Recognition Counts May Information Sessions

Seed to host May Recognition Counts information session on May 17th at 2 pm and May 19th at 6 pm.


Information on Recognition Count’s loans for skilled immigrants.

Hear about newcomers who have been successful in getting back to their careers.

Valuable resources on Canadian workplace culture and integration.

Tips to achieve financial stability as a skilled newcomer.

To register, click on the link below:

May 17, 2022, 2-3:30 PM: Click

May 19, 2022, 6-7:30 PM: Click 

More details here:

Get 10% off your purchase at Gifted Fingers International Limited

Follow Gifted Fingers International Limited on Instagram and Facebook and share 5 different post on the page o your network and stand a chance to win 10% off items purchased in store.

Gifted fingers international limited – Your African Caribbean community food store.

Specializing in all ethnic foods and beauty supplies Butchering, meats, chicken, fish, goat with skin on, so many seafood.

Shop at gifted fingers today for African, Caribbean, Asian, East Indian, groceries, all types of human hair extensions, all types of braids, cosmetic products, Diverse African Caribbean inspired ready made fabrics, African wedding accessories, Italian gold accessories, bags, shoes, bridal makeovers and many more at affordable and reasonable prices for all nationalities,

Walk into the ”one-shop-stop” today and experience great discounts on all grocery, fabric, hair, beauty products and many more.


  • 1006 Nairn avenue Winnipeg Manitoba

Phone number: 2043060101

  • Unit 4 – 955 saint Mary’s road, Winnipeg, Manitoba and we’re open 9am to 8pm from Monday to Saturday

”Great customer service experience Where your satisfaction is guaranteed”!

For more details, visit www.giftedfingers or follow us on Instagram and Facebook at giftedfingersinternational

Newcomer Employment Hub

Initiated by The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce and Immigration Partnership Winnipeg The Newcomer Employment Hub (the Hub) brings together the business community and Manitoba newcomer community to work together to address the biggest challenge for businesses today: talent recruitment and retention.

The Hub is an innovative online job tool that creates quality job matches between newcomer job seekers and Manitoba employers.

The Hub’s smart AI technology provides employers with top newcomer candidates that best match their job description and needs.

Through the Newcomer Employment Hub, newcomer jobseekers are matched with employers committed to inclusive workplace practices.

Visit the Newcomer Employment Hub:

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Book your eye exam or visit us in store today! Send us  email: Call us: 204-421-8080. Visit our website: Our location: Unit #9 – 1500, Regent Avenue West, Winnipeg. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram @cresteyecare.  Book your eye exam or visit us in store today!



If food security is an issue, “Food for all Program” is a Food supply for all season. An initiative of C.A.C Rehoboth Christain Centre in partnership with Peace Wholeness Centre. See poster for details and more contact information or visit websites below. Thank you!


OLUWADARE LAW OFFICE – 625 Marion Street, Winnipeg, MB. Tel: +1-204-963-0768. Email:

See poster for more details.


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Have a nice week!