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Tony Elumelu Foundation Selects Inaugural 1,000 African Entrepreneurs To Participate In The $100M Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program.

Lagos, Nigeria – The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is pleased to announce the selection of the first 1000 African entrepreneurs for the Tony Elumelu  Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP).  TEEP is a $100 million initiative to discover and support 10,000 African entrepreneurs over the next decade, with a target of creating 1 million new jobs and $10…

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House of Tara (HOT) to Train and Empower 5,000 Beauty Representatives on how to Start an Empire.

House of Tara International, in partnership with FCMB, is gearing up to train 5,000 beauty representatives on its ongoing Beauty Business-On-The-Go (BBOTG) initiative. BBOTG aims to alleviate unemployment by empowering 5,000 young Nigerians to be beauty entrepreneurs by providing make-up starter kits, financial training and marketing tactics, which they will need to start their own…

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Pictures: Taiwo Lycett Ajayi, Oby Ezekwesili & More Attend the 5th Annual ‘Woman Rising’ Hosted by Life House.

Co-Founder of The Life House, Ugoma Adegoke, last weekend hosted leading women across different fields for the 5th edition of the “Woman Rising”. Held annually, “Woman Rising” celebrates the International Women’s day with a series of inspiring and thought-provoking events. This year’s event was held over Saturday, the 21st of March 2015 and Sunday, the…

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LBW 018: Kathy Chao Rothberg First Mien Mayor in the U.S. Named Ladybrille Woman of the Month, March 2015. (Exclusive)

Kathy Chao Rothberg, Ladybrille Woman of the Month for March 2015, is the first Mien Mayor in the United States of America. Kathy Chao Rothberg was born in Laos and later emigrated with her family as political refugees to America in 1978 at the age 7. She subsequently became a U.S. citizen in 1985. As…

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Video: The War on Women’s Bodies.

“Today there are almost a billion young women globally between the ages of 10 and 25. Many of them will have very little control over their lives. Millions will become child brides or teen mothers. One in three girls in developing countries is married before the age of 18. More still will be victims of…

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LBW 017: The Business of Fashion Blogging with Assa Cisse, Founder ‘Ciaafrique’ and ‘Curves & Curls.’

Successful fashion blogger Assa Cisse, the founder of ‘Ciaafrique’ and ‘Curves & Curls’ blogs, makes a guest appearance on the Ladybrille Woman Podcast show to share how she left her job as a human resource professional to become a successful fashion blogger. Assa has collaborated numerous brands including Target. Assa loves getting pretty. She is…

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