Oyeyimika Adeboye Appointed First Female MD of Cadbury Nigeria

Congratulations are in order to Oyeyimika Adeboye who has been appointed as Managing Director, of Cadbury Nigeria (effective 1 st April, 2019). Adeboye takes over from Mr. Amir Shamsi, who moves on to a new role within Mondelēz International, the parent company of Cadbury Nigeria. She is the first woman to be appointed Managing Director […]

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Celebrating the Badass- Ruth Bader Ginsburg

“It’s about time. For so long women were silent, thinking there was nothing you could do about it, but now the law is on the side of women, or men, who encounter harassment and that’s a good thing.” Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the #MetooMovement Born Joan Ruth Bader, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is an […]

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Of Activism, Black Women We Love and Kerry Washington.

You know her as “Olivia Pope” in Scandal, we know her as Kerry Marisa Washington– mom, wife and very importantly, activist. Kerry uses her production company, Simpson Street, to debunk myths and minimalize mainstream consumption of stereotypes about black women often projected in media especially movies by creating healthy, positive alternatives. As an activist, Kerry was appointed […]

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Why we love Siphesihle Losi

It is not news that Africa is packed with phenomenal women doing amazing things. Today we are featuring the young and dynmaic Siphesihle Losi, the boss lady behind ILosi Events Management.  Although there are plenty of reasons we love this events queen we’d try to summarize as much as we can.  She’s a sucker for excellence […]

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Women We Love – Honey Ogundeyi

We are excited to introduce another phenomenal woman who is making a difference in the budding world of fashion e-commerce in Nigeria – Honey Ogundeyi. She is the founder of Nigeria’s premier online fashion retailer, Fashpa.com. Fashpa is a multifaceted company in the sense that it manufactures, designs and distributes its own line of clothing, […]

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Women We Love – Adenike Ogunlesi

If you do not know or have never heard of Mrs Adenike Ogunlesi, where have you been? Since you are reading this, you’d learn a thing or two about this phenomenal business woman. Adenike Ogunlesi is the founder of Ruff ‘n’ Tumble, a children’s clothing line in Nigeria. She started from a tiny shop with her […]

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Why We Love Elizabeth Akanbi, founder For Working Ladies

Hello Leading Ladies! You know we can’t take our eyes off African women who are killing it at work or in life generally. Elizabeth Akanbi is BAE and we thought we should let you know why.  Elizabeth is a Content Creator, Marketing communications professional, Founder and Managing editor of For Working Ladies, an online career lifestyle hub […]

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Women we love: Haben Girma

Photo: Perkins Haben Girma is absolutely inspiring. She dazed the world when she became Harvard Law School’s first deaf and blind graduate in 2013. Since then, she has remained a global phenomenon. Born in the United States to African parents, Haben was not the type to give in to self-defeat. At the young age of […]

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Women we love: Toyin Lawani

Photo: Tiannah’s Empire When it comes to describing Toyin lawani, one word comes to mind: VIGOR. She is every glorious shade of strength, determination and style. A serial entrepreneur, Toyin is a great example of diversity, focus and success – qualities that the modern boss lady strives to achieve. She is the Founder and CEO […]

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Women We Love: Stephanie Linus

Stephanie Linus is more than just a screen gem. This award-winning filmmaker is on a mission to heal the world. Her selfless service to humanity and womanhood dazes us. Here are 5 reasons why we would choose to love the UNFPA Regional Ambassador over and over. She is a strong voice for abused women in […]

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