CherStunner is a FashTech brand that creates unique designs with the beauty of the woman in mind. Her aim is to flaunt the uniqueness and confident in every woman with comfortable, simple and trendy designs. As an advocate of body positivity and inclusiveness, her clothing line will use digital modelling to ensure sustainable consumption and production.
Lampe Omoyele is a respected marketing expert with over 25 years’ experience gained with leading multinational companies.
Mr. Omoyele has held numerous leadership positions such as marketing director roles at Cadbury, Airtel, PZCussons and Glaxo SmithKline and Managing Director, Nielsen West Africa. He is currently Managing Director, 141 Worldwide and Co-creator, the Lucent Consulting Company
Oladotun holds MSc Sustainable Development from University of St Andrews. His MSc dissertation focused on enhancing market access for rural smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa. He dreams of a time when there is collective effort by all global stakeholders, through result-driven actions, in the implementation of pro-poor policies which the poor become economically active, enable generation of sustainable income for households through agriculture and enhance accessibility to quality food.
Tolu Alalade Mosunmola #WorldOfThanks story was selected as outstanding. Her story was written in appreciation of her Biology teacher in secondary who impacted her in her teenage years and whose lessons are now an inspiration for her now as a Biology teacher.
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Victoria is a filmmaker based in the UK with a filmography that spans across both short and long form content across fiction and documentary which have screened at festivals internationally, broadcast on TV and garnered awards and nominations including BAFTA Scotland. Her film discovery app, which she founded in response to the difficulties faced by independent filmmakers to get their films to audiences won the first ever Canon Innovation award at the Rotterdam International Film Festival.
Blessing Omakwu, Esq. works as a Policy Consultant. She has completed projects for The Presidency, The Nigerian Permanent Mission to the UN, The National Planning Commission, The National Human Rights Commission and UNDP Nigeria. She also runs a blog where she explores the intersection of gender equality with public policy, popular culture, religion and literature. Her global vision for change is 'A world where gender equality is achieved and women’s rights are upheld'.
Omavia Maternity is a brand that uses innovative ideas to provide expecting mums with quick options to shop for beautiful comfortable clothing via the Omavia maternity app and adding beauty to their outfits with the Omavia Smart wrist watch.
Medjigbodo Ossa Medeho tells an inspiriration story about two teachers and one child that has impacted on his teaching profession. His story was selected to feature as one of the five outstanding stories.
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A fashion label that caters for custom, Unisex,ready to wear outfits. Mabela's style is rich in versatility, Indigeneous & contemporary collections. Mabel Sontan is also the Founder of Adirebizhub.com, a virtual one-stop shop and innovative community on everything Adire.
Morayo started out as an actor and is now a writer with ambitions to direct. Her debut short film, tense period drama 1745 – in which she also starred - was funded by the Scottish Film Talent Network via Creative Scotland and BFI.NETWORK. Morayo has been nominated for the 'Best Writer Award' at the Underwire Film Festival 2017, she is one of the 17 participants selected for the BFI London Film Festival Talent Lab Network.