Browsing tag: Chinonye J. Chidolue


The CHILD HERO STORY COMPETITION & FILM PROJECT is a Peregrine Reads initiative under the auspices of the Child Hero Empowerment Campaign founded by Chinonye J. Chidolue, aimed at consciously spurring the minds of the public with the harsh socio-economic and psychological factors that affect the orphaned children in the society on a daily basis. Following the thriving completion of its maiden edition, which had the winning story by Elemide Benjamin produced as a film and still sustains television showcase till date, the

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‘The Future In Their Hands: – CHEC Extends Catering Skills To The Arrows Of God Orphanage

Recently, Mark Zuckerberg shared a picture of 11 year old Tayo, a Nigerian child who founded “Spike Rush”, a game he built by himself. Just like Tayo, there are a lot of other children who have strong ideas and dream of a great future, but every day, they are exposed to daily challenges which threaten their dreams– Child Marriage, Child Trafficking, Child Labour, Child Abuse and the likes. Some limited to the streets, as hawkers, street beggars, or laborers. But then it all comes back to us because to empower a child is to

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