Women who shaped Rio 2016
No doubt that the Olympic Games are the most glamorous multi-sports events known to man. The Games present athletes with platforms to make statements at games venues: statements that sometime resonate around the world.
Princess Charming: Dolapo Oni
Small but perfectly formed is all I can think of as I meet Dolapo Oni for our interview in London. In person, she is way more dazzling than photographs can do justice. She is fully made up for the final show of Wakaa ...
Tade Alalade: From pain to purpose
BeiBei Haven foundation is a non-governmental company driven by its mandate to support women and/or couples through their journey from trying to conceive to motherhood.
Bolanle Austen-Peters: The queen of kulture
“I wanted to focus more on having quality content,” she explains, “If that meant it would stay in Nigeria showing only to Nigerians, I was very comfortable with that.”
Olabisi Igbalajobi: “Losing my husband after three years of marriage devastated me”
I am Olabisi Igbalajobi, born and bred in Lagos on October 2nd in the late sixties. I am a proud indigene of Efon Alaaye Ekiti state. My secondary school was at Federal Government Girls’ College Owinni Hills Oyo, Oyo State.
Didi Akinyelure: Driven by dreams
Didi Akinyelure is the 2016 winner of the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award. The award identifies Didi as a future star of African Journalism. Didi will commence a three-month placement with the BBC in London at the end of August.
‘Taking care of old people is a gift given to me by God’
Jessica studied Agronomy (Crop science) at the Delta State University and obtained her M.Sc. from the University of Wolverhampton in the UK. She took up a part-time job at a care home, where she was certified a caregiver and this developed her interest in caring for old people.
Meg Otanwa: Passionate and creative
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in English from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, a Master’s degree in Human Resources Management from TIME Universite Tunis, Tunisia and an ...
Anie Akpe: Achieving with technology
On her Twitter cover photo is an image that says, “Be Your Own Hero,” a quote that gives remarkable insight to the sort of woman Anie Akpe is. Serial Entrepreneur, and Founder of Tech Enterprises ...