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Who Is Margaret Obi?

April 19, 2022

  Peter Obi, a candidate for the Labor Party presidency in the upcoming 2023 election, has been described as a very private individual, especially when it comes to matters involving his family and business life. However, photos of his beautiful wife, Mrs. Margaret Obi, have surfaced on various social media platforms, making many wonders, who … Continue reading Who Is Margaret Obi?

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Basic Skincare Routine For Women

April 19, 2022

Your skin is one of the most vital parts of your body; hence, it needs appropriate care, which can only be achieved with a good skincare routine. Read more about Wellness The truth is that each skin-care routine is necessarily as unique and individual as the person following it. Skincare has become a necessity for … Continue reading Basic Skincare Routine For Women

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How To Enhance Women Participation In Tech

April 19, 2022

Women’s participation in tech has been a trending topic in Africa, including Nigeria. This is because the tech sector is predominantly male. A situation that doesn’t benefit women, the economy and businesses. Several studies have shown that gender diversity in the workplace has the potential to boost the economy of any country. As well as … Continue reading How To Enhance Women Participation In Tech

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Yanmo Omorogbe, Co-founder And COO Of Bamboo

April 19, 2022

The Nigerian tech ecosystem is predominantly male, and only a few women are involved actively in the sector. This gender difference is a reflection of both African and global realities. Only 30 per cent of tech professionals in sub-Saharan Africa are women. Despite this, Nigerian women operating in the tech sector have been able to receive … Continue reading Yanmo Omorogbe, Co-founder And COO Of Bamboo

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Doyin Abiola: The First Woman Editor Of A Nigerian Daily Newspaper

April 19, 2022

Doyinsola Hamidat Abiola (Nee Aboaba) was the Managing Director and Publisher of the National Concord Newspaper. She is the first Nigerian woman to be an editor of a Nigerian daily newspaper. Education and Career Read more about Do you know? Dr. Doyin Abiola was educated at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria where she earned a … Continue reading Doyin Abiola: The First Woman Editor Of A Nigerian Daily Newspaper

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Women You Should Know Nike Davies-Okundaye

April 19, 2022

Nike Okundaye was born in 1951 in Ogidi, Kogi State, in North-Central Nigeria, and was brought up amidst the traditional weaving and dyeing as practiced in her hometown. Her parents and great-grandmother were musicians and craftspeople, who specialized in the areas of cloth weaving, adire making, indigo dyeing and leather. Nike Davies-Okundaye is a well-reputed … Continue reading Women You Should Know Nike Davies-Okundaye

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Apply For The She Code Africa Mentoring Program For Young Women In Tech

April 19, 2022

If you are a young woman looking to build a career in tech, here’s a chance for you to begin your journey. You can apply for the She Code Africa Mentoring Program (SCAMP). Organizers of this initiative have designed it to help young African women to learn the ropes in tech by connecting them with … Continue reading Apply For The She Code Africa Mentoring Program For Young Women In Tech

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Women You Should Know: Ngozi Olejeme

April 19, 2022

  Ngozi Juliet Olejeme is a Nigerian, entrepreneur, politician and administrator. She once served as the Chairman of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund from 2009 to 2015. Read more about Women Career Ngozi Olejeme was appointed chairman of the board of Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) in June 2009 by late President Umaru … Continue reading Women You Should Know: Ngozi Olejeme

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Woman You Should Know: Victoria Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire

April 19, 2022

  Victoria Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire was born on September 29th, 1959. Popularly known as a Nigerian politician. She was the former Deputy-Governor of Lagos State from 2011 to 2015. Prior to that, she was the Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation from 2003 to 2011.  Read more about Women Education She attended Salvation Army Primary … Continue reading Woman You Should Know: Victoria Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire

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Women You Should Know: Abiodun Olujimi

April 19, 2022

Biodun Christine Olujimi was born on the 25th of December 1958.  She was born in Omuo Ekiti, Ekiti state. Her education started in Our Lady of Apostles in Ibadan, Oyo State and then proceeded to the Nigerian Institute of Journalism to obtain a Diploma in 1976. Biodun Olujimi also bagged degrees in Political science and … Continue reading Women You Should Know: Abiodun Olujimi

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Navigate Life’s Pitfalls At The Pride Women Conference

April 19, 2022

  The sixth edition of the Pride Women Conference is scheduled to hold on Friday, May 6, 2022, with the theme “Getting a Handle on Your Life’s Trajectory: Steps to Take, Pitfalls to Avoid”. Following the internal and external upheavals over the past few years due to the rising cost of living, unabating insecurity, and … Continue reading Navigate Life’s Pitfalls At The Pride Women Conference

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Women You Should Know: Mariam Temitope Masha

April 19, 2022

Mariam Temitope Masha is the senior special assistant to the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on humanitarian interventions. Prior to that appointment, she served as the senior special assistant to the President of Nigeria on internally displaced persons. She has also served as a strategic advisor to the vice president on North-East interventions.  … Continue reading Women You Should Know: Mariam Temitope Masha

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Women You Should Know: Joy Emodi

April 19, 2022

  Joy Emodi was born on 23 May 1955 in Onitsha, Anambra State; and is of the Igbo extraction. She attended the Queen of the Rosary College, Onitsha and went on to the University of Nigeria, Nsukka where she earned a B.Sc. in Geography Education (1979), and then an LLB. Law (1985). After further legal … Continue reading Women You Should Know: Joy Emodi

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Women You Should Know: Josephine Elechi

April 19, 2022

  Elechi was born in Ezza Ofu Village in Ezza Inyimagu Izzi Local Government Area of Ebonyi State in 1948. Elechi attended Covenant Primary School in Afikpo from 1954–1961. She then moved to Holy Child Secondary School in Sharon from 1962–1966. Elechi took a break from school to work at Nigeria Construction and Furniture Company … Continue reading Women You Should Know: Josephine Elechi

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Apply For The UK-Nigeria Tech Hub 2022 Future Females Business School Program

April 19, 2022

If you are a Nigerian female entrepreneur who is building a tech-enabled business, here’s an opportunity for you to scale your venture. Read more about Opportunities Accordingly, the Future Female Business School, in collaboration with the UK-Nigeria Tech Hub, is offering funded spots to Nigerian female entrepreneurs. However, this three-month program is designed for persons … Continue reading Apply For The UK-Nigeria Tech Hub 2022 Future Females Business School Program

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Jessica Anuna, Founder And CEO of Klasha

April 19, 2022

  Jessica Anuna is a 29-year Nigerian startup founder who spent her formative years in London. She has previously worked at Amazon, Net-a-Porter, Shopify, and Restock China (her other company). She holds a degree in Journalism from City University, London. Read more about Discover Nigeria During her time at Net-A-Porter and Amazon, she became interested in … Continue reading Jessica Anuna, Founder And CEO of Klasha

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Get Access To Investors In The 2022 VC4A Venture Showcase Africa Program For Women Founders

April 19, 2022

If you are a female startup founder and you’re looking to raise funding for your enterprise, here’s an opportunity that could enable you to access the investment you need. Read more about Opportunities Venture Capital for Africa (VC4A) is in search of up to 16 women founders from across Africa who are building innovative and … Continue reading Get Access To Investors In The 2022 VC4A Venture Showcase Africa Program For Women Founders

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Women You Should Know: Catherine Obianuju Acholonu 

April 19, 2022

  Catherine was a Nigerian author, researcher and political activist. She served as a Senior Special Adviser (SSA) to President Olusegun Obasanjo on Arts and Culture and was a founder-member of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA). Read more about Nigerians in history Early life, marriage and education: Catherine Obianuju Acholonu was born in an … Continue reading Women You Should Know: Catherine Obianuju Acholonu 

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Do You Know Folake Solanke: The First Nigerian Female Lawyer To Wear The Silk Gown As Senior Counsel

April 19, 2022

  Chief Folake Solanke was born on the 29th of March, 1932. She is a Nigerian lawyer, administrator, and social critic. She is the first female Senior Advocate of Nigeria and the first Nigerian female lawyer to wear the silk gown as Senior Counsel. She is also the first Commissioner of Western State and is … Continue reading Do You Know Folake Solanke: The First Nigerian Female Lawyer To Wear The Silk Gown As Senior Counsel

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Nigerian Scholar, Toyin Tofade, Emerges First Black Female President In American College

April 19, 2022

Tofade is a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree holder from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife Nigerian academic scholar Toyin Tofade on March 16, 2022, emerged as the first black woman to be named president of the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS) which was founded in 1881. A press release by the college made … Continue reading Nigerian Scholar, Toyin Tofade, Emerges First Black Female President In American College

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Women You Should Know: Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim

April 19, 2022

  Khadija Bukar Abba-Ibrahim was born on the 6th of January 1967. The Nigerian politician and was All Progressives Congress member of the House of Representatives for Damatura/Gujba/Gulani/Tarmuwa in Yobe State was born to the family of Waziri Ibrahim and attended Kaduna Capital School, Kaduna, Nigeria between 1972 and 1977. In 1978, she began her … Continue reading Women You Should Know: Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim

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Women You Should Know: Betty Abah

April 19, 2022

  Betty Abah was born on March 6th, 1974. She was born in Otukpo, Benue State, Middle Belt region of Nigeria. She obtained a first degree in English and Literary Studies from the University of Calabar and a Masters’s in English Literature from the University of Lagos. She is a Nigerian journalist, author and women … Continue reading Women You Should Know: Betty Abah

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Apply Now For Academy For Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Program 2022

April 19, 2022

    The Academy For Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), a United States-led initiative that supports female entrepreneurs around the world, has opened its portal for female entrepreneurs to apply for its intensive training and coaching. This year’s initiative is sponsored by US Consulate in Lagos in collaboration with Ventures Garden Foundation and Ascend Studios Foundation. Read … Continue reading Apply Now For Academy For Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Program 2022

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Women You Should Know: Rita Orji

April 19, 2022

  Rita Orji is a Nigerian-Canadian Computer Science Professor, a Canada Research Chair in Persuasive Technology, and the Director of the Persuasive Computing Lab at Dalhousie University in Canada. A native of Enugu State, Nigeria and of Igbo extraction. Rita was born and raised by parents (Mr. and Mrs. Maria and Okonkwo Orji) who never … Continue reading Women You Should Know: Rita Orji

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Women You Should Know: Oluwatoyin Asojo

April 19, 2022

Asojo was born in Nigeria and volunteered at an orphanage whilst at school. Her father was a chief laboratory scientist at the University of Ibadan, and she would spend several hours a week in the lab. She attended the International School Ibadan and applied for a United World College scholarship that would allow her to … Continue reading Women You Should Know: Oluwatoyin Asojo

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Nigerians In History: Funmilayo Olayinka

April 19, 2022

  Olayinka was born in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State. She attended Holy Trinity Grammar School Ibadan, where she obtained her first school leaving certificate with distinction. She subsequently proceeded to Olivet Baptist High School, Oyo State, Nigeria, where she obtained her Higher School Certificate (HSC). She held a master’s degree in public administration and a Bachelor … Continue reading Nigerians In History: Funmilayo Olayinka

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6 Nigerian Startups Founded By Women

April 19, 2022

Nigeria’s female entrepreneurs have played a crucial role in the success of the country’s booming startup scene. As founders, managers and team members, they have enabled the emergence and growth of some of Nigeria’s foremost ventures. Read more about Business This is despite the fact that they’re still in the minority as far as the … Continue reading 6 Nigerian Startups Founded By Women

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7 Leading Women In Nigeria’s Business Scene

April 19, 2022

Nigeria’s women have made strides in the world of business. Over the past couple of decades, they have caused their presence to be felt in several industries, with feats and successes that reveal them to be competent leaders in their niches. Read more about Women There’s still some way to go before equality is achieved … Continue reading 7 Leading Women In Nigeria’s Business Scene

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International Women’s Day 2022: Pushing For Greater Gender Equality

April 19, 2022

Each year, the world marks a day in honour of women. March 8 is celebrated as International Women’s Day, as it has been since 1977 when the United Nations declared it as a day to recognize women across the world and their contributions towards making their communities and countries better. Read more about Women The … Continue reading International Women’s Day 2022: Pushing For Greater Gender Equality

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March 8th: International Women’s Day

April 19, 2022

  “We need women at all levels, including the top, to change the dynamic, reshape the conversation, to make sure women’s voices are heard and heeded, not overlooked and ignored.” – Sheryl Sandberg Data from Statistic Times estimate that the population of women globally stands at 3.905 billion, a figure that represents 49.58% of the … Continue reading March 8th: International Women’s Day

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