All the beautiful pictures from the Enrich Africa Women's Breakfast in April 2015 - Check them out now!
Multi award winning gospel singer, song writer and entrepreneur. Shola is the owner of Solvic Images Limited and she is the organiser of the popular Christian events, such as, ‘As love demands’ and ‘The true art of worship. Her first album, It’s all about you became a best seller and her top singles include ‘He reigns victorious’ and ‘I am a line crosser’. Shola is married to Pastor Victor-Sarjowa and truly adores her three children. Find more about her here: http://www.sholavictorsajowa.com/ Follow her on twitter: #sajsuccess
Anne Azinge is the director of Annetto Zingus Ltd, a company designed to support children and families who have experienced physical, emotional and any other forms of abuse. She offers services to ensure that children are safeguarded and reach their full potential, in life. An experienced social worker with many years’ experience of working with abused young girls, her passion is helping abused women and empowering through education and counselling to them from entering into abusive relationships. Anne is has bachelor’s degrees from University of Jos, Egham, UK and a masters from Roehampton university. She lives in London with her sons, one of who is a law graduate. Find more about Anne here: http://facebook.com/udoan.ngozi
Dr Ranti Lawumi
Dr Lawumi is a practising psychologist with the NHS mental health trust and has a special interest in the prevention and treatment of depression. Ranti has a passion to see people grow and blossom. She has studied at The Univeristy of London, University of Surrey and Oxford University. Ranti is a store house of information and experience. Having gone through a lot of challenges, Ranti has a million useful tips, and ideas to help mothers and children become successful in all areas of life. She is a God-fearing and active Christian who takes her relationship with God seriously. She is also an expert networker, socialite and has strong ties with the Yoruba Community of Elders in London. She has raised, nurtured, supported and encouraged her two children through university. Ranti sent one of her sons to attend university in the USA so she has a lot to say about her experience, how you too can do the same and much more. Connect with Ranti here: email@example.com@facebook.com
Adebola is a celebrity TV Show host, presenter, entrepreneur and worship leader. Her favourite quote is ‘with God all things are possible’ and she has used this powerful affirmation to help her achieve extra-ordinary feats in her life. She met and married the love of her life a few years ago after raising her son on her own. She is a graduate of Lagos State University LASU and attended Government College Ketu, Epe. Later she joined the Nigerian Television Authority as a TV anchor and when she relocated to the UK she decided to take the bull by its horns and start her own TV show – the DBOL SHOW ON BEN TV SKY CH.184. This Show has entertained and informed millions of viewers over the last 6 years. Adebola loves singing and she is known for her sweet serenading Christian songs on TV. She will be showcasing her Authentic Gele Wraps.
Connect with Adebola here: firstname.lastname@example.org / 07931 912733
Modupe Debbie Ariyo, OBE
Debbie is the founder of the Africa AFRUCA, a charity that fights for and protects the rights of children both in Africa and in the UK. She may look unassuming, gentle and sweet but Debbie is a fierce and vocal activist for the welfare and well-being of men, women and children. She campaigns tirelessly against child abuse, abuse of women, FGM, child neglect and any form of abuse against people. Recently, Debbie was at the forefront of the ‘FREE OUR GIRLS’ demonstrations in London after over 200 young Nigerian girls were kidnapped by terrorist group Boko Haram. In 2012, Debbie was invited to Buckingham Palace and personally decorated with an OBE title by Queen Elizabeth 11 of England. Debbie is a graduate of the University of Benin and she will be empowering and encouraging us using various snippets from her life experiences. Connect with Debbie here: http://www.afruca.org
Multi award winning Nollywood actress, model, producer and playwright. Theodora won the M&M Award by M&M Magazine in 2009; She won the Activist Award by Pride of the motherland in 2010 and the Personal Achievement Award by WE Award in 2010. She is the CEO Miss Elegant International in the UK. Having experienced Nollywood, Theodora is not only an expert in the field of film-making, production and marketing but also in fashion and beauty. Working in a sector most often populated by men, Theodore has experienced a lot too. Theodora will be speaking to us about how to rise to the top not only in the film industry but in the most important areas of life such success in marriage, success business and how she rose to become a sort after actress and multi award winner. Follow Theodora:
Shola Bademosi is the co-founder of ‘Let’s go there’ a popular talk show programme on Oasis 46.4 Radio UK. She has a wealth of knowledge and experience of the challenges couples face in relationships. Her show focuses on different aspects of relationships and how to resolve the issues that arise. After going through a string of challenges and losses in her life, Shola decided to grab life by its neck and hang on to the promises of God through divine affirmation and declarations. Today, Shola a mother to three lovely children, stands as an epitome of God’s love and mercy. She will share all her wonderful secrets to living an empowered life. Connect with Shola here: http://facebook.com/shola.bademosi Follow her on twitter: #letsgothere13
An alumnus of the great university of Ife in Nigeria, Sade has since made a name for herself as a Radio Show host and the co-founder of Oasis 46.4 Radio UK. Sade is passionate about God and how people can live a more Godly life by following biblical principles. An expert in her field, Sade will teach us how to find the keys to living a truly successful and triumphant life based on the word of God and on her own life experiences especially as a mother and wife. You can connect with Sade at email@example.com
With a passion to see marriages, children and people succeed in all areas of life, Shola embodies integrity, faith, simplicity and above all a deep love of Christ. As a wife, mother of four beautiful children and a successful entrepreneur and teacher, Shola will equip and educate couples and parents both young and old on the simple principles of life that can help us live a life of triumph in this generation and how to impact knowledge on our children thereby equipping them for the next generation...
If you are a mum who wants to be empowered to achieve results, then, Yetunde is the on to listen to. With a deep desire to help women and mums especially make sense of their lives, Yetunde offers guidance of weight problems, self-image and overcoming health challenges. Yetunde is one of the few people in the world who has managed to overcome cancer. In her book, Living Raw – An African Perspective to a Healthier Lifestyle, Yetunde demonstrates different ways of eating for health. As the owner of MOMTREPRENEUR and a partner at the Global Poverty Project UK Yetunde will ensure that you are empowered to reach for heights that you thought were unreachable. She will talk about the challenges she has faced both as a wife, mother and in the work place and how she overcame them. Connect with Yetunde here:
Baronness Jummy Ariyo
When it comes to expertise in business, Jummy is the one to call. She is the Group Secretary for the Nigerian Centenary Awards UK Organising Committee.
Once a TV broadcaster at the Ogun state Television Service (OGTV), she is now a professional Events Planner, Organiser and Venue Designer. Jummy left her job as a
Manager with the Metropolitan Police Service to set up her
own high profile Events company, Splendour Events Design. Later, she co-founded the Nigerian Events Awards UK( NEA UK).
In 2012 and 2013 respectively, she won the prestigious Platinum Business of the year Award at
the International Women of Power Business Show. A French Education graduate from the University of Benin, Nigeria, she enjoys spending time with her three grown up children, and at RCCG Goodnews Haven, Thamesmead, London where she is a praise and worship leader in choir.
Follow Jummy on twitter: jmk4short
Bisola Ojumu is the moderator
Bisola is an alumnus of the University of Lagos and of Methodist Girls High School, Yaba. For several years, she worked in various senior positions in the civil service. A highlight was when she worked as a member of the Mayor of London’s advisory office, carrying out research and strategies for building and improving the capital. An MBA, holder, Bisola now offers consultancy and business services to charities in the UK. She enjoys baking and being a super wife and mum wife to her three boys. With a wealth of knowledge on how to win government contracts, raise money for your project and so Bisola has a wealth of advice and tips to offer. So, be ready to glean from her. Connect with Bisola here: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mae Robinson – to sing a song called ‘Design Your Life’
Mae Robin is an experienced teacher and singer. She has worked with children for over 15 years at St Cecilia’s Church of England School. Mae appeared in ‘Stars in Your Eyes’ a few years ago and was a runner up of the popular TV song contest. This was before Pop Idol. Mae is passionate about singing and helping the world to become a better place through music.
You can connect with Mae on Facebook. #maerobinson
Morin Okenla is the founder and president
Morin Okenla is a social entrepreneur, artist and designer, coach and consultant. Her first job was a teacher in a private school in Lagos. Later she moved to the Daily Times Newspaper in Nigeria. She came to London and re-trained to become a lawyer whilst raising four children under 8. Morin started a hairdressing business while her children were younger later she set up a Mortgage company with her husband. Now she focusses on art, fashion design, teaching and education consulting. Morin also has a sound background in business start-up, branding, intellectual property law and digital marketing. She is the publisher of iShine Magazine, founder of the Black and White party for teens in London, Miss UK Junior Beauty pageant, Money Workshops and Enrich Africa. She is the author of ‘It's Your Time to Shine’ and Design Your Life’ – launch October 2016. Morin is the founder of Jesus is Lord (victoriousnet.com), a popular Christian site for uplifting words of God on Facebook. She runs personal development seminars for adults and young people in the UK. She is passionate about education, helping small business starters/owners and empowering people to reach and exceed their potential. Her motto is ‘With Christ all things are possible.’ Follow Morin on twitter at: #MorinOkenla or visit http://www.morinokenla.weebly.com