Category Mumpreneurs

How Widowed Mom-Of-5 Went From Selling Akara To Becoming A Landlady:

A Nigerian banker and mom, Aijay @cyberagbero on Twitter has narrated how an unnamed widow who sells Akara on the roadside defied the odds to become a landlady in Ikotun Egbe, Lagos. In a thread she shared on her social

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For Mums Who Want To Embark On The Journey of Entrepreneurship

When you have decided to embark on the journey of entrepreneurship, working your way through the preparation and what it entails may not be so clear to you but you can plan with the easy guides below: 1. Find Your

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5 Nigerian Women Creating Wealth On Instagram That You Should Draw Inspiration From

Information is the new wealth if you know what currency it pays in. Some tech-savvy Nigerian women entrepreneurs who understand working smart and actually put their guts to action are taking advantage of the photo and video sharing services of

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Ibukun Awosika Talks On Finding Balance In Career & The Homefront Inview of Her Achievements

In a recent interview with TheNation, Nigerian business magnate, author and motivational speaker, Ibukun Abiodun Awosika, 55, says learning to balance up roles as a woman makes a successful home. Awosika is the first female Chairman, First Bank of Nigeria

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Lagos State Employment Trust Fund In MOU With Coca-Cola & NBC To Empower 1,000 Women

Good times are here for women in Lagos State. The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF), Coca-Cola Nigeria Ltd and its bottling partner, Nigeria Bottling Company has signed a partnership agreement to empower 1,000 women in the State. Through this partnership

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5 Valuable Ways to Overcome Stress as a Mum in Business

Mumpreneurs face an inordinate amount of stress when starting and running a business and adding that to raising children can seem like an uphill task. If you don’t watch it, you could find yourself shouting at your children for no

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MIB Series: Meet Chartered Accountant Turned Professional Baker, Sikuola Adewuyi, CEO Cake n’ Candy

Olaide Wangai Meet Mum in Business (MIB), Sikuola Adewuyi, CEO of  Cake ‘n’ Candy Confectionery. She studied Accounting and qualified as a Chartered Accountant when she was just 21.  She worked with KPMG as an Auditor where she rose to the

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How Ollie Thompson Quit Investment Banking and Found Happiness in Snail Farming (Video)

For many, working for an organization like Deutsche Bank is the ultimate in career goals, but for Ollie Thompson, leaving investment banking for snail farming was the happiest decision she ever made. “I felt like I wasn’t really living.” Ollie

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MIB Fair & Conference | Meet the Speakers: Hadiza Tukur, Co-Founder The Henna Place

Hadiza Nyako Tukur is a successful entrepreneur and finance expert specialising in business finance and management. In 2014, she along with her partner, Fatima Waziri Wafailu co-founded the first northern Nigerian luxury traditional day spa in Lagos called Henna Place.

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5 Reasons Your Kids Should Be at the Mums in Business Fun Fair

Did you know that the Mums in Business Fun Fair & Conference is not just an avenue for you to exhibit, shop, network and learn but also beneficial for your kids? It’s totally a Family Affair! Here are 5 reasons

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7 Reasons You Should Attend the Mums in Business Fair & Conference

The Mums in Business Fun Fair & Conference is almost here and to be sincere, if you haven’t started planning to attend, you should. As women we have loads of responsibilities that can make us neglect our social life and

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MIB FAIR & CONFERENCE | Meet the Speakers: Emem Isong-Misodi, Founder Royal Arts Academy

Emem Isong-Misodi is an award-winning, screenwriter, producer and now director in Nollywood. A holder of a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre Arts from the University of Calabar, Emem ventured into film making in Nigeria when it was not fashionable

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Mums In Business: 5 Valuable Tips Mumpreneurs Can Learn From Billionaire Oprah

There’s no doubt that Oprah Winfrey is one of the most inspirational figures in business, and, while not everyone can have Oprah’s success, there are some very tangible business lessons that you can learn from her multiple decades of business

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