“Silence is not golden. In fact, silence can enable dangerous, abusive and threatening behaviour.” I’m usually more comfortable being on the other side of articles. Namely, I prefer writing about how other activists and advocates use their voices to share their passions and beliefs to push for the change that they want to see in…
4 Oct 2020
As a Nigerian, I am so proud to present this special edition of Life Magazine, specially created to celebrate Nigeria at 60 years of Independence. With all that is going on in the world, it is easy to forget some of the more positive stories. We are also less connected in person and not present…
22 Feb 2020
“We are being called to remember - to reimagine, to dream, to vision, to see the world and ourselves in entirely different ways.” (Tim Hiersted | www.filmsforaction.org) It has been an exciting start to the new decade, already two months in, but I wanted my first piece on The Guardian’s 2020 Vision Campaign to be…
5 Oct 2019
I am pleased to present the fifth edition of Guardian Angels. It has been particularly inspiring to read and edit the incoming stories this month, the common themes being peace and engaging in actions towards a better world.
7 Jun 2019
“Collaboration is essentially all about harnessing alternative enabling perspectives, expertise and experience to drive more effective business decisions. While not all options can be actionable, we can ensure that a wide breadth of conceptual due diligence has been appropriately conducted.” (Carl Loof- Founder, Impeccable Collaboration) The play on words here - Collaborative Measures - is…
29 Mar 2019
During the course of my projects relating to Nigeria spanning over 15 years, there has been (unconsciously) a common theme every time, and that is, I am drawn to work that ultimately results in some kind of social impact.
9 Feb 2019
In this day and age, with the many digital distractions we face by overusing our mobile phones, I firmly believe that film - more than ever - will remain the most effective medium for catching - and keeping - one’s attention when a story is being told.
26 Jan 2019
During the course of my work relating to Nigeria which spans over 15 years, I realise that there has been (unconsciously) a common theme every time...
29 Dec 2018
As the curtain draws over the year 2018, it calls for a reflection on the essence of our GuardianWoman cover subjects this year. These women of substance, who cut across different social strata, demographic lines and professions in the society, where not just randomly selected, but were carefully chosen to share stories about their struggles,…
22 Dec 2018
It'S been an exciting few weeks with Investing In Women's first Lagos event done and dusted, and I am pleased to finally announce the nominees for one of the seven sectors we have been working on during the past few months. The public submitted their nominations to us, and we have selected the best 10 for this stage of the competition.
15 Dec 2018
Investing In Women’s first Lagos event was a Panel and Press Conference Event followed by a Networking Lunch held at Federal Palace Hotel last Friday, December 7, 2018.
1 Dec 2018
Last week was the anniversary of my father’s passing, and I think of him the most around this time of the year. In the same week, I posted on social media about the Men as Allies project at JPMorgan Chase - an extension of Women on the Move.