'The more women are at the top, the more women are motivated to get there'
Patricia Obozuwa is the Chief Communications and Public Affairs Officer for GE Africa, a position she has held since April 2012 when she built the communications and public affairs functions.
‘People Still Think Those Living With Sickle Cell Can’t Live Long’– Abimbola Ogunmekan
Abimbola, being a sickle cell warrior herself is helping other warriors fight and win. Through her platform, she provides education, counseling, and advocacy for sickle cell health and shares stories of warriors with the aim of inspiring others and also provide free medical service for the first three months, after which patients can attend by paying a token as a monthly subscription to access care.
‘I’ am committed to ending all natural hair discrimination in Africa’ - Chioma Joy Ezechukwu-Alaebo
Natural hair advocate; Chioma is a 26 year old young entrepreneurand final year student of Abia State Polytechnic, studying Public Administration.
‘I guess I’ve mastered the art of multi-tasking’
Juliet Ibrahim is a multiple award-winning actor, musician, director, producer and compere. Starting out as a model in the 2000s, walking the runway...
‘I love promoting local talent in culinary arts in a dynamic and interesting way’
Folayemi "Folly" Agusto is the co-founder of Eat Drink Media and Event Director for EatDrink Festival. Her website (EatDrinkLagos.com) and event (#EatDrinkFestival) are well known and respected by vendors, customers, and media commentators, creatively using technology to improve the culinary experiences of restaurant-goersin Lagos.
Godrey Ogbechie:‘As a woman, you’re the one that can take the best decisions for you’
My journey into the banking sector started in 1988 when I was posted to the defunct Universal Trust Bank for my National Youth Service Corps (NYSC).
‘I have a positive spirit, I see light at the end of the tunnel’
From my perspective, I think what it takes is hard work, dedication, perseverance and focus. Though it's a male dominated industry as you rightly said, it doesn't mean...
‘There’s a high risk of infection, diseases if you use fairly-used intimates’
In 2011, e-commerce was beginning to gain ground in Nigeria. Prior to that time, however, we had conceived the Brief Essentials idea, selling high-quality lingerie...