Jadesola Adedeji: We believe that today’s children are tomorrow’s workforce
Jadesola Adedeji is the Director and CEO of STEM METS Resources, a company that provides 21st century skills training to children and youths in Nigeria using Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (S.T.E.M) based activities and programs. The aim of STEM METS is to prepare students for the future workplace......
Bawaallah installed IWS 61st president, solicits giving spirit
The wife of the Lagos State governor, Bolanle Ambode, represented by Jumoke Benson, promised to work with the society to effect positive change in the society, especially for women.
As a minister of the gospel and a preacher, one major challenge I've faced is the gender issue – Pastor Funmi Daniels
She is an associate pastor at Covenant light Church, pastoring alongside her husband. She has been actively involved in various church planting projects and evangelistic outreaches.
Meet Deborah Danladi, first female engineer in Ashakacem
Ashakacem sits on a large expanse of land in Funakaye local council of Gombe, and close to the epicentre of the Boko Haram insurgency.
Meet Deborah Danladi, the first female engineer in AshakaCem
AshakaCem sits on a large expanse of land in Funakaye local council of Gombe, and close to the epicentre of the Boko Haram insurgency. Inside the sprawling compound of the largest factory in northeastern Nigeria, hundreds of men, locals and expatriates, go about their businesses with ease. Among those men is a lady whose determination…
Engineer, Wife, Mum! This Nigerian Female Engineer is Breaking Boundaries
How these career women defy the odds of religion and gender and are making names for themselves in a predominantly male-dominated industry. In the sweltering heat of noon, while the streets are abuzz with the sound of motorists and commuters, a group of people stand at an ATM queue. It is one of the newer,…
Metrowoman Entrepreneur of the Week: Isioma Okpoli-Medua
Isioma Okpoli-Medua is a banker, a Customer Service and Sales Strategist for small businesses. She also teaches and trains business skills for high performance. What problems do you solve? I help businesses and professionals improve on their performance by empowering them with the right skills, with a special focus on using right sales strategies and…
Guardian woman: Samke Mhlongo
From her divorce to losing her home and car, and having to figure out how to make ends meet on a budget that was a fraction of what she was used to, Samke Mhlongo has definitely overcome a lot on her road to financial independence. In this LLA interview, Samke, who has become South Africa’s…
Seyi Banigbe: I see myself solving more national problems
Seyi Banigbe describes herself as a multi-faceted woman who is passionate about Nigerian women being financially empowered alongside living their dreams. A trained lawyer with an MBA from the Imperial College, London...
Titi Joseph: I love exploring film to change lives
Titi Joseph is a passionate actor, producer and acting coach. She started acting professionally in 2012 and has worked with renowned actors, directors and producers. The award-winning actress has featured in more than a few Nollywood movies including ‘Remarkable,’ ‘Silent Tears,’ ‘Dear Diary,’ and ‘Colour of Rage’.
Giving back, touching lives my greatest achievements, says Marilyn Oma Anona
She is the CEO of Poshmarilyn Media and also run an humanitarian outfit known as THE RIGHT STAGE PROJECT, that seeks to empower and provide lasting solutions to nagging issues in the society and also focused on young people in public schools , school drop outs , vulnerable women and less privileged in the society.