Hello folks! Welcome to the month of August! In the #ListenUpNG August Edition, watch out for our Special Guests, women of grace, character and experience as they take us in this series targeted at mentoring women and the men that loves them????
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Join me as I introduce these phenomenal women; our special guests on the #ListenUpNG August Edition!
1. FUNKE FELIX-ADEJUMO
TWITTER HANDLE: @FFAdejumo
DATE: FRI.5th August Wk 32
TOPIC: Hey woman…BRIDLE THAT TONGUE
Funke Felix Adejumo is the president of Funke Felix Adejumo Foundation. She is an accomplished pastor and teacher with deep insight into God’s word. Her unique unction and utterance has endowed her to the hearts of millions of people that have listened to her at conferences and seminars around the world.
She has a great passion for womanhood with a divine purpose on earth “Honouring God and Blessing Humanity”. This vision has transformed into many works such as the established Grace Orphanage, the construction of the Children’s Hospital and other great works that God is doing through her.
Her foundation is dedicated to making worldwide impact with a special call to restoring dignity to womanhood and equipping women from all over the world.
Her annual International Outreach known as “Mothers Summit” has brought thousands of mothers and mothers-to-be from across the globe together to pray, where lives and homes have been moulded with profound testimonies. Her second annual international conference “Winning Edge“ is set to gather over 10,000 women with a main focus to discuss women issues, its maiden edition holds January 2015.
She is married to Bishop Felix Adejumo and their most blissful home is blessed with two men, two women, one grandson and some adopted children. She is the mother of the Agape Family Worldwide, hers is a story of a woman helped by God.
2. IPHIE CHUKS-ADIZUE
TWITTER HANDLE: @IphieAdizue
DATE: FRI.12th Aug Wk 33
TOPIC: WHEN SHE EARNS MORE (2)
Ifeoma Chuks-Adizue fondly known as Iphie is a wife, mother, Career woman and Entrepreneur.
She is the Co-Founder/Managing Partner at Deluxe Childbirth Services – a maternity concierge firm focused on linking expectant parents to excellent but affordable childbirth options in the USA. Her firm has helped facilitate the birth of over 200 babies in the US; including 4 sets of twins and 1 set of triplets. In partnership with the USAID and UNFPA, her firm has also done work in improving maternal care in the IDP camps of Northern Nigeria.
Apart from leading her team at Deluxe Childbirth to turn parents’ dreams to reality; Iphie is also a Senior Brand Manager at one of the leading Multi-national FMCG companies in Nigeria where she has over 11years experience in Brand Management, Media, Sales and Business development.
Iphie is deeply passionate about helping women realize their full potential whilst maintaining stability in their heads, homes and relationships. Via a mix of business, life and biblical lessons, she teaches women how to do it all with excellence – Life, Work, Business, Home and Ministry-, thus transforming themselves into uncommon women of success; available at www.iphieadizue.com
She is happily married to Chuks Adizue; and they are blessed with 3 children – Brian, Sean and Eliona.
3. NNEOMA EFFANGA
DATE: FRI.19th August Wk 34
TOPIC: POLISH…AFTER SAYING I DO
TWITTER HANDLE: @Nneomaeffanga1
Nneoma’s exposure to makeup artistry exceeds just the ‘paint and brush’ to external beauty but through a proper rearrangement of the internal mental shelves for confidence and poise.
A passionate lady who believes that “anything is possible if you only gave yourself the permission”, Nneoma is a Certified Makeup Artist from Buntricia’s Total Package, U.S.A, an NLP (Neuro Linguistics Programming) Master Practitioner and an alumnus of the prestigious University of Nigeria, Nsukka and the Advanced Daystar Leadership Academy of Daystar Christian Centre.
A driver and a lover of all things beautiful, she has a proclivity for detail and a penchant for bringing out the hidden beauty in people through proper grooming, comportment and deportment. This she has successfully done through corporate commitments from inner-city schools and private schools to corporate organizations and multi-nationals. She also facilitates coaching programmes at not-for- profit Organizations such as the Real Woman Foundation and Yes I Believe Academy (YIBA).
Nneoma is the founder of OMALICHA an organisation for women and young debutants where they’re groomed for proper conduct and excellent character formations as well as self-confidence and respect, making them rounded global citizens.
She is married with three children and maintains an admirable balance between her work and family commitments. Nneoma is an ardent believer in the value of raising children in a balanced and supportive environment full of love and compassion that will set them up in life for respectful leadership and good governance skills in the society.
4. OMOTARA AISIDA
DATE: FRI.26th August Wk 35
TOPIC: THE UNREALISTIC EXPECTATIONS OF A 21ST CENTURY WOMAN
TWITTER HANDLE: @akanski
Tara Aisida is a lawyer by profession and she is in active legal practise. She however has a passion for the family particularly in matters relating to Parenting. She acts as the registrar in the “School of Parenting” a service and ministerial department of one of the fastest growing churches in Lagos. She is enamoured with the doctrine of acceptance and the role it plays in all relationships.
Omotara is married with 2 children
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