Sunday, 28th May 2023

9to5 Chick celebrates top 100 women

By Guardian Editor
15 April 2023   |   5:59 am
Dr. Tlaleng MofokengUN’s Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health, Office of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (South Africa)Mofokeng is known for advocating for universal health access, HIV care, youth-friendly services, and family planning.

Continued from last week

Tlaleng Mofokeng

Dr. Tlaleng Mofokeng
UN’s Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health, Office of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (South Africa)
Mofokeng is known for advocating for universal health access, HIV care, youth-friendly services, and family planning. She is also a member of the boards of the Safe Abortion Action Fund, Global Advisory Board for Sexual Health and Wellbeing, and Accountability International, and chairs the board of the Soul City Institute.

Vera Kamtukule
Minister of Tourism, Malawi Government (Malawi)
Kamtukule is the current Minister for Tourism in the Malawi Government, previously serving as the Labour Minister since January 2022 and as a Deputy Minister since July 2020.

Carine Toure Yemitia
Regional Senior Procurement Officer,
International Fund for Agricultural Development (Cote D’ivoire)
Yemitia has over 20 years of experience in Operations, specifically in Procurement, Supply Chain Management, Asset Management, and Quality Management, serving both the private and public sectors.

Dagmawit Moges
Director, Peace Fund Secretariat, African Union Commission (Ethiopia)
Moges currently serves as the Director of the Peace Fund Secretariat at the African Union Commission. Previously, she held various roles in the Ethiopian government, including Deputy Mayor and Communication Affairs Bureau Head of Addis Ababa City Government.

Ramatu Abdulkadir
Head of Pharmacy Department, National Ear Care Centre, Kaduna (Nigeria)
Abdulkadir is a seasoned public servant and recognized expert in public health supply chain management systems. She previously served as the Executive Secretary/CEO of the Health Supplies Management Agency (KADHSMA), where she led the transformation of Kaduna State Health Supply Chain systems, serving over 10 million people.

Ifeoma Agu

Ifeoma Agu
Marketing Manager, International Premium Spirits & Reserve Brands, Diageo
Agu has demonstrated her proficiency in marketing and has worked with notable blue-chip organizations in Nigeria in the banking, telecommunications, advertising, and food and beverage industries.

Dolapo Oshiegbu
Plant Manager, Guinness (Nigeria)
Oshiegbu area of expertise is delivering premium quality brands to customers and consumers while maintaining the right efficiencies and cost in a safe, sustainable, and engaging environment.

Ayodeji Ajibola
HR Director – Guinness (Nigeria)
Ajibola is a specialist in local and multi-country HR strategy and management, leadership coaching and development, employee engagement and relations, compensation and benefits consulting and benchmarking.

Nadia Ahmed
Councilor, New Voices Council, Apolitical Foundation (Kenya)
Ahmed is a prominent communication strategist, international consultant, and global speaker. With a wealth of experience in governance and policy around youth, digital transformation, and young women.

Niven Postma
Tutor, Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (South Africa)
Postma is an experienced, pioneering leader with a strong belief in human potential and a talent for connecting with people from diverse backgrounds. She is an expert in organizational politics and the author of the best-selling book, “If you don’t do politics, politics will do you – A guide to navigating office politics ethically and successfully.”

Ayodele Olojede
Group Head, Emerging Businesses Africa/ Access Bank Plc (Nigeria)
Olojede is a transformational leader with more than two decades of experience in the finance markets of Africa and North America. She is a renowned thought leader in the MSME Banking and Fintech industry.

Lumun Amanda Feese

Lumun Amanda Feese
Technical advisor Ministry of mines and steel (Nigeria)
Feese is a renowned expert in the mining sector with more than 22 years of experience in developing and executing private sector development, legal, institutional, regulatory, and governance (demand and supply) reforms and strategies.

Rania Al Mashat
Minister of International Cooperation, (Egypt)
Mashat is Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation since December 2019, and previously served as the country’s first female Minister of Tourism. Prior to that, she was Advisor to the Chief Economist of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington DC.

Noha El Ghazaly
Egypt Country Advisor, Mediterrania Capital Partners (Egypt)
With more than fourteen years of experience in corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions across the MENA region, she has led and participated in the origination and successful execution of over 25 transactions, with a total value of more than USD 1.4 Bn across diverse sectors.

Shirley Tony Kum
Corporate Communications Manager, Vivo Energy (Ghana)
Kum has led Vivo Energy Ghana to win several awards and recognitions. Apart from being a senior communications executive, she is also a mentor and speaker. She has secured speaking engagements at several events and mentored many others.

Praise (Dogah) Nutakor
Head of Communications and Partnerships – UNDP (Ghana)
Nutakor is a result-driven communications expert responsible for developing and implementing communication strategies.

Annette Kanora
Head of PR & Communications, Vodacom (Tanzania)
Kanora is a seasoned leader with over 10 years of management experience in helping organizations build strong brands and communicate effectively.

Cynthia Ofori-Dwumfuo
Group Head, Marketing & Corporate Affairs, Hollard Ghana Holdings (Ghana)
Ofori-Dwumfuo brings her brand communications experience at Ogilvy in West Africa to disrupt a conservative industry with her local translation of an international insurance brand, while instigating a vibrant company culture and spurring excitement, growth and competition.

Moky Makura

Moky Makura
Executive Director, Africa No Filter (South Africa)
Makura is a multi-talented individual with an extensive professional background in various fields.

Keneiloe Molopyane
Scientific researcher, University of the Witwatersrand (South Africa)
Molopyane is an experienced Associate Lecturer in the higher education industry, with a demonstrated history of working in this field. She is skilled in Archival Research, Photography, Biological Anthropology, Anthropology, and Public Archaeology.

Funke Jaiyesimi
Marketing Manager, Janssen Pharmaceutical Company (Nigeria)
With over 13 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry across different multinationals, Jaiyesimi is an erudite commercial leader who is dedicated to optimizing treatment outcomes for individuals and empowering people to achieve total wellbeing.

Angela Mensah-Poku
Director of Digital and Commercial Operations, Vodafone (Ghana)
Mensah-Poku expertise lies in influencing large-scale internal transformations to capture revenue, profitability, and customer experience improvements.

Angela Ndambuki
Regional Director Sub-Saharan Africa, International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (Kenya)
Ndambuki is a Kenyan music industry executive and advocate who has been instrumental in promoting the rights of artists, fighting piracy, and improving copyright legislation across the African continent.

Debra Mallowah
Vice President, East and Central Africa Franchise, The Coca-Cola Company (Kenya)
Mallowah is a highly accomplished leader with a wealth of experience gained across general management, marketing, innovation, and sales functions in Blue chip multi-national companies with a strong presence in Africa.
Evelyne Dioh Simpa
Managing Director, WIC Capital (Senegal)
Simpa is an investment professional and the Managing Director of WIC Capital, which is the first investment fund in West Africa that solely focuses on financing small and growing businesses led by women.

Naomi Wanjiru Njeri Monobolou
Senior Programme Budget and Policy Officer / African Development Bank Group
(Côte d’Ivoire)
Njeri-Monobolu is an astute, incisive, and highly influential professional for international development organizations, corporations, and academia. She is also the Founder of Exponential Growth Channel for Mentorship and Coaching, and the Author of “Unlock Your Body Budget”.

Fathima Ebrahim

Fathima Ebrahim
Head of Marketing, Liquid Intelligent Technologies (South Africa)
Ebrahim is an experienced Head of Marketing with a proven track record in the telecommunications industry. She possesses a diverse set of skills, including expertise in journalism, corporate communications, management, social media, and digital media, gained from her experience working in both corporate and agency environments.

Jocelyn Muhutu-Remy
Managing Director, Spotify Sub-Saharan Africa (South Africa)
Muhutu-Remy served as the leader of Meta’s Strategic Media Partnerships across Sub-Saharan Africa. With experience spanning across several industries, she has held various positions at Disney, Viacom, and Thomson Reuters.

Lilian Onyach
Head Consumer and High Net Worth, Stanbic Bank (Kenya)
Onyach is an experienced marketing leader with expertise in P&L leadership, consumer and retail marketing, stakeholder and agency relations management, and marketing communication.