How a bank conference inspired Roomies Connect – Thelma Chukwu

At present, the name Thelma Chukwu might not ring a bell like that of Aliko Dangote, Mike Adenuga and Femi Otedola, but the founder of Roomies Connect, in a chat with Temitope Idris, speaks on her desire to make a difference and prove that she can actually set a unique pace in the corner of her world In spite of having a background in finance, she understands the importance of technology. What she does may look hard, she has made it easy with sheer innovations, consistency and passion. Her company,…

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Most women in prison suffer depression – Agomoh

For Dr. Uju Agomoh, Executive Director, Prisoners’ Rehabilitation and Welfare Actions (PRAWA), it is an experience turned dream that snowballed into passion. This passion, she chases and still chasing with every fibre of her person. In this interview with OLUWATOSIN OMONIYI, Agomoh proves that course of humanity does not just start and end as words of mouth, it is actually an action projected into active motion To her credit, her organisation has trained many prison officers, police officers and other justice sector practitioners since its inception. In addition to her…

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‘Women empowerment road to national prosperity’

She runs training programmes on event planning as well as vocational skills acquisition for women. A great advocate for women, Nene Rasheed- Olaoluwa, is the founder of Helpzeebah Women Empowerment Initiative, an NGO that supports women empowerment. In a chat with MOSES KADIRI, she harped on the need for women to be economically independent for national development Not many may have heard about Nene Rasheed-Olaoluwa, an entrepreneur, Managing Director, and Chief Executive Officer, L’Quiste Planners Limited. She is also a former staff of Julius Berger Nigeria PLC, but her philanthropy…

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Parental care replaced with smartphone

Neglects, denial and ignorant will be most appropriate words to describe the world of little Toppa, an Indian girl. Toppa’s video of lament and neglect has gone viral and still ongoing. The little girl seemed oblivion of her teacher’s presence in the classroom, for she kept on colouring a sheet of paper on her table absentminded. The teacher walked into the classroom full of smiles and asked her Nursery pupils what they want to be in life. One of them stood up to answer, “I will like to be a…

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