Watch My Short Film — DOT

Struggling to keep his head above the waves of stereotype and the challenges of the third world, a budding techie sights a major breakthrough. Will he sail to shore or sink before he gets there?

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DOT — Short Film Directed By Labi Francis

Sharing on mentorship with a Christian Student Community

Nigeria Fellowship of Evangelical Students(NIFES) Uniport, Thursday Fellowship.

Topic: Mentorship

Speaker: Labi Francis

Date: Thursday, 11th June, 2020.

I’m Labi Francis, a NIFES Associate and I studied Gas Engineering while in Uniport. I also served as Publicity Secretary, General Secretary and Subzonal Secretary in NIFES. I work as an I.T Engineer remotely(from home) for a San Francisco based company although I studied Gas Engineering. I led NIFES Career Mentoring Program together with my awesome team for three years and I just handed over my role as the coordinator. to Jennifer Chioma Amadi…

After leading NIFES Career Mentoring Program(CMP) — check out — for three(3) years, I handed over my role last week Friday. It has been a fulfilling journey of impacting my society. CMP is an initiative aimed at mentoring young graduates in different career fields.

We’ve grown to over 20+ mentors in Africa, Europe, and North America, all from our Alumni Network. During this period we had seven(7) mentoring cycles and the eight(8) is currently on. Through this platform, we have impacted a lot of students and graduates through online seminars, success stories shared on our website, and direct mentoring.

My trip to Kigali, Rwanda wouldn’t have been complete without paying a visit to Kigali Genocide Memorial Center. This place has the remains from the Genocide – skulls, clothes, guns and names of the people that died. Over half of the population was killed during this period and the memorial center documents the entire story with live pieces from the war.

After my Commonwealth Games Federation Internship workshop, I stayed back in Rwanda for ten (10) more days so I could enjoy the city and culture. I lodged in an area called Gisozi with my friend and the memorial center was close by...

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Photo: Wall of Names (Dead People)

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