Akogwu Obekpa – Integration Developer and Founder of a UK-Based International Students Agency

  Akogwu Obekpa is an Integration Developer and Founder of Direct Access to International Students (DAIS) Education UK   Please tell us about yourself I am currently consulting for Capita PLC as an Integration Developer within automotive company. In 2013, after completing my undergraduate degree in Information System from the American University of Nigeria, I Read more about Akogwu Obekpa – Integration Developer and Founder of a UK-Based International Students Agency[…]

Food Blogger, Cookbook Author & Chef: Lope Ariyo

Lope Ariyo is a Food Blogger and Chef, who hopes her debut cookbook ‘Hibiscus’ will be a gateway for people who haven’t experienced Nigerian food.   Please tell us about yourself. I graduated from Loughborough University in 2016 with a degree in Mathematics and I’ve just finished writing my debut cookbook ‘Hibiscus’. I was also Read more about Food Blogger, Cookbook Author & Chef: Lope Ariyo[…]

Meet life and career coach, Stephanie Onwunali

  Stephanie Onwunali is the founder of ’What Next, Coach?’ which provides life and career coaching. Stephanie speaks to NNC about her transition as an Auditor, to starting her own business, the difficulties in doing so and provides tips on those venturing on the same path.   Please tell us about yourself My name is Read more about Meet life and career coach, Stephanie Onwunali[…]

Yewande Ojo is Making African Snacks More Appealing to the UK Audience

    Yewande Ojo is a Business Change Manager in the Financial Services industry in London and also the Founder of African inspired snacks company, YOJOS! which aims to bridge the gap by making the traditional African snacks more appealing.   Please tell us about yourself? My name is Yewande Ojo, I am a Business Change Manager at Read more about Yewande Ojo is Making African Snacks More Appealing to the UK Audience[…]

Kayode Lawal aims to Promote Technology across Africa

Kayode Lawal is the founder of Associate Box, a freelance market company, who aims to promote technology across Africa   Please tell us about yourself. My name is Kayode Lawal and my area of expertise is in the tech industry. Following my first degree in Mechanical Engineering and Master’s degree in Technology and Innovation Management, Read more about Kayode Lawal aims to Promote Technology across Africa[…]

Serving the People – Funmi Abari

Funmi Abari is a medical student who founded The Mad Science Institute (TMSI), the first science co-curricular project in Haringey (UK), at the age of 19. Funmi talks to us about contributing to progress and development across the globe.   Could you tell us about yourself? From a young age, I have been mesmerised by Read more about Serving the People – Funmi Abari[…]

Bidemi Ologunde is Connecting Nigerians With the Food They Love Wherever They Go

Bidemi Ologunde is a Developer and Project Manager of the apps, BukaFinderTM and Esperanza, that aim to bring more awareness and recognition to the richness of the Nigerian society, and to help orphans and neglected kids, respectively.   Please tell us about yourself My name is Bidemi Ologunde, I grew up in Ile-Ife, and Osogbo, Read more about Bidemi Ologunde is Connecting Nigerians With the Food They Love Wherever They Go[…]

Doctorpreneur extraordinaire – Dr. Adedunmola Oluwo

  The story of Dr. Adedunmola Oluwo, the Hungary based Medical Doctor and Entrepreneur, is an inspiring one that went around Nigerian social media late – last year. The doctorpreneur speaks to the Nigerian Networking Community about her aspirations, how she ran four businesses whilst studying medicine and offers tips on how to start a Read more about Doctorpreneur extraordinaire – Dr. Adedunmola Oluwo[…]

Freelance Arts Project Manager and Author, Irenosen Okojie

Irenosen Okojie a freelance Arts Project Manager and author. Her first novel ‘Butterfly Fish’ is the winner of a Betty Trask award 2016.   Your novel ‘Butterfly Fish’ has just received the Betty Trask Prize 2016. How does it feel? It feels good, it’s a lovely acknowledgement of all the hard work that went into Read more about Freelance Arts Project Manager and Author, Irenosen Okojie[…]

Caleb Femi: London’s first Young People’s Laureate

  London’s first Young People’s Laureate, is 26 Year Old Caleb Femi, who is also a English Teacher, Poet, Filmmaker and Photographer.   Can you tell me a little about yourself? I am a huge music fan and I like to binge on different series and read a lot of poetry, these are the two Read more about Caleb Femi: London’s first Young People’s Laureate[…]