Personality of the week – Celebrating Abosede Oladiji

Harty congratulations to the new Barrister in town.

Abosede (Bose) is an Internationally Trained Lawyer who graduated from Robson Hall, Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada and her research interest was on the Global taxation and developing countries where she “TWAILed” (Third World Approach to International Law) International Tax.

She also holds Bachelor’s degree in Law, LLB (Hons) from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile- Ife, Nigeria and BL (Hons.) from the Nigerian Law School, Abuja, Nigeria.

Bose is a recipient of the prestigious David T. Sgayias Graduate Fellowship as well as the International Graduate Students Entrance Scholarship, the University of Manitoba for the 2016/2017 academic year.

Bose has an insatiable passion for research and teaching with some years of volunteer experiences working with high school students and undergraduates and holding reviews in Canadian Administrative Law for Foreign-Trained Lawyers. Back in Nigeria, despite her busy schedule as a legal practitioner in an active corporate division, she was a research assistant to Prof. Abiola Sanni, a Fulbright scholar and a Professor of Law at the faculty of law, University of Lagos, Nigeria.

Interestingly, at the University of Manitoba, her thesis was duly supervised by the erudite Prof. M. Michelle Gallant, a renowned author, teacher of law, and a member of the Manitoba Law Reform Commission.

Bose has considerably acquired and is still acquiring applicable knowledge in research work and legal drafting.

In recognition of doing things appropriately to avert costly immigration errors, Abosede’s venture into the immigration consulting market is historic and she successfully worked as an Immigration Associate overseeing the Afro- Canadian Division of CdnVISA Immigration Consultants, a prominent Immigration firm in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Abosede was a Legal Assistant and Volunteer Student-at-law in Winnipeg, with NBS Legal Consulting; She also worked with the Government of Manitoba as a Writer/ Inquiry Officer. Abosede Articled with Temilola A. Farinloye Barrister & Solicitor in Winnipeg, MB.

NAMI recognizes your service to our community and wishes you the best as you continue to make Nigerians proud.

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!

Special Appreciation to all the attendees of NAMI’s Father’s Day celebration event

Special appreciation to all the Fathers that showed up on Saturday, June 18, 2022, in celebration of the Father’s day event 2022.

Mental Health Support for All Ages

If you need someone to talk to or feeling overwhelmed by situations around you, discover the support options available to you.

Help is available 24/7, at no cost, for people of ALL AGES across Canada.


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!


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!

Disability Income Support Program

The Department of Families is developing an income support program for people with severe and prolonged disabilities that will be separate from the Employment and Income Assistance program.

Engagement sessions focused on program development will be held this summer.

To register to share your feedback, visit https://

Staying Hydrated is Key

It’s important to stay hydrated during warm weather.

More details are available here:

Research Participants needed

Healthy Smile Happy Child is looking for preschool children with no tooth decay to participate in research. All participants will receive a free dental screening and gift card.

For participation, send a mail to the contact information in the banner.

Get 10% off your purchase at Gifted Fingers International Limited

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


Black Health Matters

Participate in the ongoing research on the important issue of African immigrant women’s healthcare experiences in Manitoba. More details are in the banner above.


June 1 marks the beginning of National Indigenous History Month. Access resources and learn more about the rich and diverse history and cultures of Indigenous Peoples across Canada at


Your vision benefits with great deals on premium frames, lenses and contacts. We direct bill most insurance plans, plus get rewarded with Air Miles Reward Miles on every purchase.

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!


Online Financial Literacy Workshops for Black Youths

Congress of Black Women MB is mentoring a group of young Black women who received funding from Volunteer Manitoba to deliver a series of Financial literacy workshops targeted at Black (Newcomer) youths in Manitoba ages 18 – 30.

This program is particularly essential for our community as there is a significant gap in financial literacy among Black youths.

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED to attend an Information Session. To register, visit


Top 10 Nigerian Professionals in Manitoba & Community Leadership Awards

We’re glad to inform you about our plans for the formal presentation of the 2021 NPIM Top 10 and the Community Leadership Awards.

With the new guidelines in place, NIPM is excited to invite you to their first in-person event for the presentation of the 2021 NPIM Awards, with details below.

The event will provide the opportunity to celebrate our wins; celebrate the award winners, and network.

  • Date: Thursday, June 30th, 2022
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Venue: Holiday Inn, 1330 Pembina Highway

Kindly accept this as invitation, and feel free to come with your guests.

Newcomer Welcome Fair and Multiculturalism Day Celebration

In partnership with Immigration Partnership Winnipeg (IPW), Ethnocultural Council of Manitoba (ECCM), the City of Winnipeg and some Winnipeg Settlement Agencies, MANSO is pleased to invite ALL Families, Newcomers, Community Organizations and Business Communities to come and join us in welcoming our newcomers and celebrating the Annual Multicultural Day event.

DATE: June 26th, 2022
TIME: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
VENUE: Freight House Field – 200 Isabel Street, Winnipeg R3A 1G9

If your settlement organization is interested in participating in the event by hosting an information table, please let us know. Please share this poster with your clients and staff and communities and families as we hope to welcome you all on June 26th.


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

See poster for more details.

Red River Exhibition

June 17-26, 2022

Summer Starts Here at the Red River Ex with the world’s largest traveling carnival. Experience an adrenaline rush with Bull Riding and Barrel Racing. Meet the furry celebrities of Canine Circus from Canada’s Got Talent. There’s magic and thrill for the little ones too. Mouth-watering treats, more than 50 Midway Rides and over 200 hours of LIVE music. Engage all your senses this Summer – The Ex is back! Get your tickets online at

SEED Winnipeg Recognition Counts Information Sessions

Are you an internationally-trained professional and plan to advance or continue your career in Manitoba?

Seed Winnipeg will provide up to $15,000 in loans to assist you in paying for the study or training required to get your credentials recognized in Canada.

The webinars will explain Recognition Counts loans for skilled immigrants, showcase newcomers who have been successful in getting back to their careers, share valuable resources on Canadian workplace culture and integration, and provide tips to achieve financial stability as a skilled newcomer.

To register, click on the link below for the session you would like to attend:

June 21, 2022, 2-3:30 PM:


Book a new patient exam and cleaning and receive a $50 Tim Horton’s gift card, an electric toothbrush or teeth whitening kit*
We are growing, and we are so excited to add amazing patients to our family dental practice

Give us a call today at 204-663-5000, email at or visit us at

Looking forward to meeting you

*while supplies last

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