Maiden Ibru, others honoured at WIJAfrica 2017 conference
The 2017 Women In Journalism Africa (WIJAfrica) conference, which held during the week at the MUSON Centre in Lagos, was a celebration of excellence, pioneers and innovators.
Failing is just an experience - Modupe Fagbohungbe
Modupe Fagbohungbe is our definition of an unapologetically-driven entrepreneur. Having quit a career in Law, she set out to pursue her life-long dream of becoming a chef. She didn’t stop at that, she made sure to be the No. 1 name on our lips. Today, she tells us all about the big bold move and…
Orode Uduaghan: I look inward for growth
I can say that even If I was not the first with most things, I came with a new way to do certain things and I am proud that I can look at other businesses and say this began with me.
Firefighting is a personal call for me - Dooshima Dennis,
I’ve always wanted to do something out of the ordinary with myself , something challenging. In fact helping people connect with work and play that makes them happy is a key reason why I do my work with passion. Humanitarian service
I never knew about acid attacks until it happened to me - Hanifa Nakriyowa
Hanifa Nakriyowa had escaped an abusive marriage just three months earlier before she became scarred for life, she had gone to her estranged husband home one Sunday evening to pick up their daughters...
Zainab Balogun: I want to add value to others
I’ve always loved the law even as a kid. I studied it every chance I got from college to university. It was important for me to get my degree because I hadn’t fully decided which career path I wanted to venture down.
Set goals, examine your surroundings, take risks - Edwina Kulego
The truth is that women of colour always have to work harder and produce better results. Once you realise what you are up against, you strategize and push forward.
Ini Abimbola is the Founder/Group CEO of the Thistle Group, an emerging group of enterprises, made of up business interests in Management Consulting...