Category Archives: Biographies

Skin Like Chocolate Milk! Actress Ini Edo Reveals Bikini Campaign Shoot Photo for New Beauty Brand 

Actress Ini Edo cum Skincare Entrepreneur shows off curves in Tommy Hilfilger bikini. The Nollywood star hit the poolside to shoot a campaign for her latest baby- Beauty Secrets of April. Edo, who is recently launched the skincare line stunned in a tiny printed bikini that showed off her hourglass figure and dark skin. Her hair was in a full curly style that cascaded…

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Nigeria’s Davido, FK Abudu, Odunayo Eweniyi, Damilola Odufuwa & Olugbenga Agboola Make TIME 2021 ‘Next 100 Most Influential People in the World’

NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Today, TIME reveals the 2021 TIME100 Next list, an expansion of the flagship TIME100 franchise that recognizes 100 emerging leaders who are shaping the future of entertainment, health, politics, business and more. The 2021 TIME100 Next issue features six worldwide covers, each highlighting a member of the list and Nigeria’s Davido, FK…

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OB Crush: Oluwatomi Solanke, Co-Founder Of Trove Finance

Our OB Crush feature this week shines the spotlight on Oluwatomi Solanke, co-founder of Trove finance, a micro-investing platform that lets Nigerians invest in publicly traded US, Nigerian and Chinese stocks, government bonds and more. Oluwatomi who dedicated his life to using technology to solve problems noticed that there are thousands of missing children in various child care organisation while…

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OB Crush: Odunayo Eweniyi, The Co-Founder And COO Of PiggyVest

Our OB Crush of this week is Odunayo Eweniyi, an award-winning serial tech entrepreneur who has been recognized as one of the forces to be reckoned with in Nigeria’s (fin)tech space. Straight after bagging a first-class degree in Computer Engineering from Covenant University, Odunayo and six of her friends – Somto Ifezue, Joshua Chibueze, Ayo Akinola, Ibukun Akinola, Terry Kanu,…

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OB Crush: Tech & Media Entreprenuer, Chioma Agwuebo Of Tech Her

Our OB Crush this week is Chioma Agwuebo, a woman using her media and technology knowledge and skills to advance women in general, and women in politics in particular. Chioma has been involved in everything from civic innovation civil society, community development, elections administration, gender, to human rights, humanitarian relief, and media development, social accountability, youth. Chioma…

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OB Crush: Adetayo Bamiduro, Co-Founder Of MAX.ng

The co-founder of MAX.ng, Adetayo Bamiduro is our OB Crush this week. The techprenuer is one of the talented minds solving logistics problem in the metropolitan city of Lagos through his e-platform, Metro Africa Express. Along with his friend Chinedu Azodoh, the MIT Sloan alums, started MAX.ng (Metro Africa Express) in 2015, as a logistics company providing swift and…

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OB Crush: Carolyn Seaman Of Girls Voices Initiative

Today’s OB Crush is Carolyn Seaman, a young lady leading female empowerment in Nigeria through her platform Girls Voices initiative (GVI). Carolyn is an advocate of promoting female involvement in technology. She is the founder and creative director of the non-profit that provides a safe space for girls to connect and share stories of inspiration and motivation with…

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OB Crush: Meet Chukwunonso Arinze, The Nigerian Facilitating Easy Monetary Transactions Across African Borders

For this week, OB Crush, we spotlight a dynamic Nigerian in the diaspora making an impact both in Nigeria and globally. By now we all know about the hassle of sending and/or receiving money from outside the shores of Nigeria, the daunting process of filling of different forms, delay of response, charges for each transaction…

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OB Crush: Femi Aliu Of MyFarmBase Africa

Our OB Crush of this week is one man contributing his quota to the development of Agriculture in Nigeria and Africa. Femi ‘Royal’ Aliu is a tech farmer and the founder of MyFarmBase Africa, a social enterprise which uses technology to bridge the information gap in the Agricultural sector for Agribusiness owners and farmers. They provide mainly…

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