It breaks my heart to see children lose out on opportunities
Growing up was kind of lonely for me. I am the last of 5 children. My immediate older brother is 8 years older than me. As a child I always wished and prayed for a sibling that I could be friends with and play with.
Ibada Ahmed: Brilliant and enterprising
I was told I was great from the day I could comprehend meaning of words, I was taught to excel and lead even in the household. I grew up with 5 brothers and 3 sisters and each one of us felt like a leader in our own capacity.
Linda Idegwu... Curvy and enterprising
Not exactly, I was raised in a military environment. My late dad was a commander in the Nigerian navy and mum was a teacher with the navy.
Lara Kudayisi-Emeralds, relationship expert
”Like a phoenix, Lara Kudayisi Emeralds is rising from the ashes of adversity and inspiring others to do so through her story.
Tosin Oshinowo: Inspired to break the glass ceiling
Tosin is a young architecture whose journey into the world of building designs started early in life. She had aspired to be an architect from looking at building plans ...
Chioma Onyenwe: Being female shapes my storytelling
Chioma Onyenwe is a filmmaker, director and CEO of Raconteur Productions, a film production company. She is also the Programme Coordinator for the Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF).
Dabota Lawson is a leading lady in the beauty industry. She was crowned Miss Nigeria UK in 2009. Being a Beauty Queen coupled with her modeling career...
Jane Michael: Stylist on the rise
She was not born into affluence. In fact, she swam through series of difficulties as a teenager moving from one end of Lagos to another, with no permanent abode.