SEGoftheMonth

Jennifer Ifeatu Andrew – Public Health Enthusiast, Spoken Word Artiste, Creative Writer

What would you like to have accomplished by your 30th birthday? Would you want to have traveled through countries of the world? Sky dived? Bought your first car or two? How about write a book? This month, we feature a 28-year-old young lady who has turned her talent in arts and writing into what many …

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PEACE AYO ADEGBOLA: GIRLS’ CHAMPION, ADVOCATE, AND VOLUNTEER

Wow! We are in November, the 11th month of the year! And it’s #Thanksgiving season! Yippee!!! What are you thankful for? This month, we are pleased to feature an amazing 16-year-old girl who makes us thankful for courageous teenagers. Peace Ayo Adegbola, a resident of Abuja in Nigeria, is a girls’ education advocate and volunteer …

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Fatmata Lamarana Bah: Social Worker, CEO, Advocate for Women and Girls

Have you ever felt like there was more to you, but somehow the world around you seemed limited? How do you find the courage to unleash your passion? Our #SEGoftheMonth understands. Her name is Fatmata Lamarana Bah. She is a 24-year-old final year Social Work student at the Fourahbay College, University of Sierra Leone. In …

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Racheal Inegbedion: YALI Fellow, Digital Marketer, Procurement Specialist

Racheal Inegbedion, a resident of Lagos, Nigeria, has a flair for bringing solutions to social and human problems. She bagged a second class upper grade in foreign languages from Ambrose Alli University and decided to go into Tech as an avenue to pursue her original passion for bringing solutions. She co-founded ARPG to create solutions …

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Raliat Ajani: Optimist, Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur

Meet Raliat Ajani, our Strong Enough Girl (SEG) for the Month of February. Everything fashion, style and grace depicts who Raliat is; a 30-year-old entrepreneur who creates stylish attire for women and girls that are fashion savvy as well. Having discovered her love for fashion, she enrolled at Finnicky Fashion House and later continued at …

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JerryLynn Kariuki: Student, Passionate Writer, Scoliosis Warrior

Happy New Year! It’s the first month and first week of the year. Welcome to 2018! This month, we are celebrating a young lady whose remarkable story of strength and perseverance encourages us to be all that we have been created to be. JerryLynn Kariuki is a 20 year old 1st year student of global …

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Blessing Timidi Digha: Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights Advocate, Mother, Feminist

When we say a woman is #StrongEnough, look no further than 30 year old Blessing Timidi Digha, our #SEGoftheMonth for November! Blessing is a passionate and no-holds-barred advocate for the health and wellbeing of girls and women. A resident of Akure in Ondo State, Nigeria, she is the Founder of African Girl Child Development and …

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Chichi Ogbonnaya: Social Worker, Girl-Child Advocate, Entrepreneur

Who run the world?!? GIRLS! GIRLS!! GIRLS!!! STRONG ENOUGH GIRLS!!! Our #SEGoftheMonth for October is an energetic and assiduous budding Social Worker, Girl-Child Advocate and Entrepreneur, with a mission to inspire teenagers and young adults to live a Chaste, Focused and Purposeful life. Her name is Chichi Ogbonnaya. She is 29 years old and a …

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HALIMATOU ZIKA SOMBEIZÉ: Parliamentarian, Engineer, Girls’ Rights Champion

This month, we are highlighting an outstanding young woman from the Republic of Niger who is breaking barriers in her community and country to give girls a voice. Halimatou Zika Sombeizé is a 24-year old 3rd year student of Engineering at Ecole des Mines de l’Industrie et de la Geologie (EMIG). In a country where 3 …

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Elizabeth Cook: Women’s Rights Advocate, World Traveller, Feminist

I will #BeBoldForChange for women and girls by listening and supporting women and girls who need someone to be there for them – and help them rise up! Today is International Women’s Day. All over the world, on March 8, communities and individuals come together to highlight the achievements, challenges, and opportunities for women around …

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