Impact Stories

Articles from Alumni members on various subjects for encouragement and enlightenment.

July 28, 2021

Nneka Adams (Men Who Don’t Appreciate Strong Women Have Self-Confidence Issues)

Nollywood actress/filmmaker, Nneka Adams, started her acting career in her teen age. She shares her passion about her craft and talks about issues affecting women in […]
July 28, 2021

Yemi Adamolekun

Senior Associate (Non-resident), Africa Program Yemi currently serves as the executive director of Enough is Enough Nigeria (EiE), a non-partisan network of individuals and organizations committed […]
July 28, 2021

Remembering Ameyo Stella Adadevoh: ‘The ebola Heroine’

Today, women are making an indelible mark on the world from politics to finance, sports, and healthcare, and we are in no shortage of such trailblazers […]
July 27, 2021

Profile of Mohammed Dikko Abubakar (Former AG. IGP)

January 26, 2012 By Emma Nnadozie, Crime Editor Muhammmed Dikko ABUBAKAR, Assistant Inspector General of Police, joined the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, as a Cadet Inspector […]
July 27, 2021

Abiola Bawuah Is “Woman Of The Year” In Emy Africa Awards

The Exclusive Men of the Year Africa Awards (EMY Africa Awards) has named Mrs. Abiola Marufatu Bawuah the Regional CEO West Africa of the United Bank […]
July 27, 2021

Marufatu Abiola Bawuah

Marufatu Abiola Bawuah (Mrs) is Ghanaian finance and businesswoman. As of 2014, she became the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of United Bank for Africa, making her […]
July 27, 2021

Nobody shines forever — Darey Art Alade

By Tofarati Ige Nigerian RnB sensation, Darey Art Alade is an amazing singer who knows how to reinvent his brand whenever people think he is no […]
July 27, 2021

I’ve never tried to be like my father –Darey

Sesan 22 October 2016 Darey Art-Alade is the son of the late legendary jazz and highlife singer, Modupe Arthur Alade aka Art Alade, who held sway […]
July 27, 2021

That Our Women May Be Free Indeed

I was blessed to be a part of a compelling session on women’s safety online at the 2017 Forum on Internet Freedom (FIFAfrica17) which held in […]
July 27, 2021

HON ABIKE DABIRI-EREWA

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa has several times been described as a sterling Nigerian amazon, an outstandingly brilliant broadcaster who later transmitted to an outstandingly, brilliant parliamentarian. A […]
July 27, 2021

How we successfully run business together and avoid scandals — Darey Alade, wife

Business partnerships are known to be tricky so it’s even more amazing when a couple also manages to run a successful company together. The latter is […]
July 27, 2021

Abike Dabiri: Making a Difference through Diaspora Commission

Back straight, eyes on the board, blouse tucked in, sleeves folded, brain engines wiring away—this is Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa at her workstation, an inspiring paragon of […]
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