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AFRICAN CULTURAL FESTIVAL-Cottbus 2018

The maiden edition of the African cultural festival took place on the 30th of June, 2018 at the Main campus at the Brandenburg University of Technology, Cottbus- Senftenberg. Nigeria being the 3rd largest international students in Cottbus and the only students group with a recognized association by the university spearheaded Read More…

Scholar of the month- July 2018

Blessing A. Durodola hails from Osun State. She badged her bachelor’s degree in Forestry and Wood Technology from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State Nigeria. She is currently enrolled as a Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst – German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) scholar at the University of Göttingen in the Read More…

NiSIG GÖTTINGEN CHAPTER AT THE GLOBAL VILLAGE EVENT.

On the 20th of June, 2018 the Nigerian scholars at the Georg-August Universität commonly known as The University of Göttingen represented Nigeria as a country in the Global Village Event organised by the FOYER International which is a part of the International office of the university. Nigerians which are known Read More…

NiSIG Hamburg at Hanseatic Help

On Saturday, 2nd June 2018, members of the NiSIG Hamburg Chapter paid a visit to Hanseatic Help Hamburg – a volunteer-based association which focuses on offering support to refugees and homeless. Established in 2015, Hanseatic Help supplies clothing items to over 150 facilities for the needy in Hamburg, other states Read More…

Scholar of the month- June 2018

Obioma Chimezie Amaefule studied Psychology at the University Of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, and is currently enrolled as a Masters student of Cognitive Science, with specialty in Cognitive Neuro-Psychology & Neuroscience, at the Universität Osnabrück. He is the current President of NiSIG Osnabrueck chapter, and a founding member of the Read More…

INAUGURATION OF NISIG OSNABRÜCK CHAPTER .

The event held in Osnabrück on the 25th of May, 2018 at 18:00hrs with the aim of inaugurating a chapter of the NiSIG (Osnabrück). Meeting had in attendance Professor Ernest Onyishi (Humboldt Fellow) from the University of Nigeria, while the NiSIG national President Ayodeji Ayansola was represented by the current NiSIG Read More…

Friendly match between NISIG Cottbus chapter and their Spanish counterparts.

Below are videos from the friendly football match between the NISIG Cottbus chapter and their Spanish counterparts. The match ended 4-3 in favor of the Spaniards.  

Scholar of the month- May 2018

Motunrayo Adesina studied Geology at Obafemi Awolowo Univeristy Ile Ife, Osun State and currently enrolled as a  Masters student of Environmental and Resource Management at the BTU Cottbus. She is the former Vice-president of Cottbus chapter and currently NiSIG ZONE 1 coordinator. In her free time she enjoys travelling, writing, Read More…

FINDING A JOB AFTER GRADUATION

First, my sincere apologies if in the end, this doesn’t fit into the conventional “Job tips” or “7 ways to get a Job” you typically find on the internet. It is my expectation that after you finish reading, you should be outraged. Personally, I am not very impressed with our Read More…

INAUGURATION OF NISIG GÖTTINGEN CHAPTER

The meeting held in Göttingen on the 15th of April,2018 @17:00hrs with the aim of inaugurating a chapter of the NiSIG (Göttingen).Meeting had in attendance NiSIG national President Ayodeji Ayansola and Joshua Alabi national Vice-President. AGENDA FOR MEETING: Introduction of attendees Opening remark from the National President Questions / Comments Election Read More…

The Double Air Pollution Burden in Port Harcourt, Rivers State; An Evidence of Age Long Environmental Regulatory Failure in Nigeria

Port Harcourt, a Metropolitan city in the Niger-Delta of Nigeria and the capital of Rivers State. It has a land size of an approximate 1811.6 km2 with a population of about 1.5 Million. Its otherwise referred to as “Garden City” because of its greenery landscape. Sadly, that is now a Read More…

NIGERIAN SCHOLARS IN GERMANY 2017/2018 EXECUTIVE BOARD MIDTERM REPORT

The mandates for this administration, which commenced October 2017 are; to extend the reaches of NiSIG, increase the awareness, and restructure the organisation, in terms of constitutional provisions. CONCLUDED TASKS Membership Incorporation of the previously named “Nigerian students in Berlin” into “Nigerian scholars in Germany” body Official inauguration of Freiburg Read More…

Planning a carrer path in Germany- NiSIG Berlin Chapter

On the 18th of March 2018, the NiSIG Berlin Chapter hold its first seminar on the topic: Planning a career path in Germany. The guest speaker at the event was Dr. Tsegaye Gegineh the Diversity Manager Daimler AG. Also, present was the Deputy head of mission at the Nigerian Embassy Alhaja Read More…

Scholar of the month- April 2018

Chioma Ihendu hails from Abia State, hold a Bachelor degree in Soil and Water Engineering and Masters in Process Energy and Environmental Studies Engineering at TU Berlin. She’s the current president of NiSIG Berlin Chapter and also one of the current MITACS Ambassador. Chioma believes in building bridges between some giant companies Read More…

NiSIG constitutional review committee

The 2017/2018 Executive Board has appointed members to the NiSIG constitutional review committee. The 2016/2017 NiSIG administration initiated a constitutional review; the current NiSIG Executive Board has continued the task in order to ensure the constitution reflects the organizations objectives, operations, activities and rights as members. To that effect, a Read More…

Nisig writing competition

In an effort to encourage the creative nature and talents of our members, NiSIG is excited to announce its first writing competition for aspiring writers. The competition has 4 different themes – alienation, apathy, freedom, and prejudice, for participants to select. What stories begin to form when you hear these Read More…

NiSIG OFFICIAL VISIT TO NIGERIA EMBASSY IN GERMANY.

The National Executive Board of the Nigerian Scholars in Germany (NiSIG), led by the National President, Ayodeji Ayansola on Wednesday, 28th February, 2018, paid a courtesy visit to the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Berlin, Germany. The NiSIG National President was accompanied by the Vice President, Joshua Read More…

Scholar of the month – March 2018

Cecilia Oluwadunsin Akintayo hails from Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State. She studied Chemistry at Technical University, Clausthal-Zellerfeld and is currently enrolled as a Masters student in Polymer Science at the University of Freiburg. She is particularly interested in Sustainability and green Chemistry. Cecilia served as NiSIG Secretary General during the 2014/2015 administration. Read More…

INAUGURATION OF NISIG FREIBURG CHAPTER

The meeting held in Freiburg on the 24th of February,2018 @19:00hrs with the aim of inaugurating a chapter of the NiSIG (Freiburg). Sequel to the meeting, elections for various executive committees had already taken place. Meeting had in attendance the former President of NiSIG Samson Ajagbe, current President Ayodeji Ayansola Read More…

Scholar of the month – February 2018

Akinola Olubukola Esther studies at the Universität Bremen. She is currently enrolled as a masters student in neuroscience. She hails from Osun state. Her hobby is writing. She is currently the financial secretary of NiSIG Bremen chapter and effectively carries out her duties.