Sanwo-Olu, others be part of Debola Williams at launch of “African Power Girls”

Sanwo-Olu, others be part of Debola Williams at launch of “African Power Girls”


The Govt Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu; Chairman, Entry Financial institution PLC, Ajoritsedere Awosika; CEO, RadioNow, Kadaria Ahmed; Group Govt Director, Rainoil Restricted, Godrey Ogbechie; had been amongst a bunch of dignitaries who graced the official launch of Adebola Williams’ e-book – African Energy Ladies.

Written for teenagers, particularly younger ladies looking for encouragement to comply with their objective, thrive of their chosen careers, and fulfil their mission, the African Energy Ladies e-book summarises tales courting again to the 1900s.

The wonderful tales captured by the writer showcase the power, freedom, challenges, and victory of spotlighted feminine legends.

Adebola Williams, whereas talking on the aim of the e-book mentioned “Narratives deeply entrenched in misogyny and chauvinism, strategically targeted at disempowering and relegating women have long been promoted in many societies in Africa,.”

“The continent needs to remember and be inspired by the stories of trailblazers. We must impress it upon the girl child that being female is not a disability; neither is it a disadvantage. Being a woman is a strength, a badge of honour to be worn with pride,” he added.

Held on the Terra Kulture, Victoria Island, Lagos, the occasion noticed over 120 secondary college college students interact with a few of the main personalities current and in addition included a number of fascinating e-book studying classes.

Sanwo-Olu, represented by the Commissioner for Training, Folasade Adefisayo, charged attendees to do not forget that they’re particular, emulate the spotlighted ‘African Power Girls’ and attempt to make a distinction in no matter fields they select.

Laycon, Deola Sagoe, TY Bello, Adebola Williams, Kehinde Williams, Chioma Akpotha, Danladi Verheijen, Chude Jideonwo.
Laycon, Deola Sagoe, TY Bello, Adebola Williams, Kehinde Williams, Chioma Akpotha, Danladi Verheijen, Chude Jideonwo.

In her keynote deal with, the Govt Chairman, Entry Financial institution PLC, Ajoritsedere Awosika, urged the scholars to deal with errors as stepping stones to success. She additional drove dwelling the significance of dedication and arduous work, citing them as key elements to dwelling impactful lives that posterity will bear in mind.

African Energy Ladies options worldwide icons like Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (Liberia), Efua Theodora Sutherland (Ghana), Wangari Mathai (Kenya), Miriam Makeba (South Africa), Huda Sha’arawi (Egypt), Nike Davies, Grace Alile Williams (Nigeria), and lots of extra inspirational figures.

Extra company who graced the launch occasion embody Kola Adesina, Group Managing Director Sahara Energy Group; Danladi Verheijen, Managing Companion, Verod Capital Administration; Osayi Alile, CEO, ACT Basis; Gbolahan Shaba, Managing Director, LATC Marine; seasoned journalist and producer, Adesuwa Onyenokwe; Lawrence Amadi, Companion KPMG; actors, Chioma Akpotha, Nse Ikpe-Etim, Eku Edewor; comedienne, Taaooma; BBNaija and Rubbin’ Minds host, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu; singer and song-writer, Timi Dakolo; BBNaija winner, Laycon, famend singer and photographer, TY Bello; on-air character, Agatha Amata, amongst others.



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