‘I understand what it means to lack love and acceptance in childhood’ – Odunayo Aliu
I was lucky to be born at the time when my dad as a high ranking civil servant was deployed to Lagos state. That could have marked the beginning of a good life for me but it didn't last because...
‘Women should endeavour to work extra hard, society doesn't always give us equal chance’
Adetola Juyitan is an entrepreneur, ex-banker and current national president of Junior Chamber International (JCI). A graduate of accounting from the Ekiti State University and bagging an MBA from Lincoln University, she is a recipient of several awards and has spoken at several national and international events.
Glory Edozien: To significantly increase the number of women who enter senior management roles on the continent’
Times have changed. While hard work (or rather smart work) is still extremely important, research now shows us that women can lose out on promotions and high visibility career opportunities because senior managers may not know them well or be acquainted with their work...
‘Collaborating with other NGO's produce better results’ – Onyekwere Precious Ijeoma
Her story of rubies started when she defied all odds to attain a degree at the age of 17 against the usual discrimination against women being trained to higher institution level.
‘Women don’t have any issues with leadership, the rest of the world does’
Afua Osei is a media entrepreneur, investor and co-founder of She Leads Africa, a leading media brand for millennial African women.
‘Some parents are wealthy in resources but don’t really have time for their family’
Mrs. Biodun Bello is the Administrator of Wholistic Outreach, a pet project of the wife of the General Overseer of the Redeem Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Folu Adeboye, with the aim of rehabilitating commercial sex workers, destitute, rescuing stranded and homeless girls, among others. In this interview with ENIOLA DANIEL, the coordinator spoke…
‘Most issues with our healthcare system would be averted if we focused more on preventive medicine’
Dr. Nini Iyizoba is a Medical doctor, a passionate advocate for women’s health and an entrepreneur. Her journey into medicine began at St. John's University in New York, where she received her undergraduate degree in Biology/PreMed.
‘My hijab is my identity’– Nihmatallah Akashat
Nihmatallah Akashat is a Lawyer, Wife, Mom and one of the beautiful faces on the popular daytime show “Your View”. The graduate of Law from the Lagos State University; stands out daily with her Hijab on our screen, reflecting the beauty of inclusion and showing us that the hijab is not a hindrance in any way to women fulfilling their God-given purpose.
Osas Ighodaro: As women, we usually put others’ interest, well-being before ours’
I had the opportunity to meet with the Nairbox team some time ago and I spoke to them about my yearly fundraiser where we raise funds for my NGO, the Joyful Joy Foundation.
‘There are vast opportunities across all spectrums of media for female creatives’
My first field of study is Economics, before I went on to commence my certification in Marketing from the National Institute of Marketing, Nigeria (NIMN) and then proceeded to advance courses...