Author: Staff Writer

Rahma Indimi is helping ‘the most vulnerable people in our society as she covers May 2019 Edition of Pleasures Magazine

Infusing the human element: Rahma Indimi, a Director at Oriental Energy Resources and Founder of Yakolo Indimi Foundation, headlines Pleasures Magazine’s May/June issue. This edition of the Pan-African Entrepreneurial and Luxury magazine, Pleasures Magazine, is dedicated to celebrating Rahma Indimi who is fighting poverty and inequality through the effortlessness of highly skilled volunteers and collaborative partnerships through her NGO, Yakolo Indimi Foundation, by empowering women and youths through education, skill acquisition, micro enterprises, farming, enforcement of their human rights, financial aid and psycho-social interventions. Speaking with Pleasures Magazine, Rahma Indimi who is driven by an unwavering passion and determination...

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Meet Oyeyimika Adeboye, Cadbury Nigeria’s first female MD in over 50 years

Oyeyimika Adeboye has been appointed as the new Managing Director of Cadbury Nigeria Plc, the first woman to clinch that position since its establishment over five decades ago.  Adeboye takes over from  Amir Shamsi, who moves on to a new role within Mondelēz International, the parent company of Cadbury Nigeria. Oyeyimika Adeboye is a chartered accountant, who joined the Board of the Company in November 2008, as Finance and Strategy Director, West Africa. According to Cadbury Nigeria Plc, Adeboye’s appointment attests to the Company’s commitment to promoting gender equality, diversity and inclusion. Prior to joining Cadbury Nigeria, she was...

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Smart, Bold and Incredibly Ambitious | Meet Ghanaian Boss Chic Gifty Afia Oware-Aboagye

Gifty Afia Oware-Aboagye is described as a diligent political activist, an entrepreneur, a philanthropist and a researcher with extensive ideas on political and electoral activities. She has lived her life via the cause of social activism to political ideals that encourages the efforts of change for the better of society. Gifty is a proud Ghana Secondary School (GHANASS) lady and an alumni of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. She has a postgraduate certificate in the Management of Democratic Elections in Africa (MDeA) from the University of South Africa, Pretoria. She is currently pursuing a Master of...

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50 Young African Entrepreneurs Who Started Successful Businesses with Less Than $100

From farming to fashion, cosmetics and tech. They’re your friends, your colleagues, your family members, or maybe someone you read about. They are part of African Success story, each of whom shows how one person can create wealth by starting a business with little or no capital. To build fortune, many of the world’s most successful business owners used all the opportunities life gave them and attained their billionaire status by building everything from nothing. In many African countries, there are lots of billionaires who were able to build their businesses from scratch with not wealthy but very poor...

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Odaro Igbako: Defying Daunting Difficulties To Succeed And Exceed

The Nigerian film industry boasts of very good creative directors. Odaro Igbako is not just one of them; she stands outstandingly tall in their midst and has become a household name in the industry and among its teeming patrons. She therefore hardly needs any introduction. But who really is this maverick of a lady who breezes so easefully through an industry hitherto dominated by males? What makes her tick? What exactly constitutes this brainy beauty? What birthed her dream to be a film director? What galvanizes her into action? Exactly who is Odaro Igbako and what explains her success...

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