International Women’s Day is celebrated annually on 8 March. It offers an opportunity to reflect on progress made, to call for change and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their countries and communities.
Here in Nigeria, Mummy and I media, publishers of Mummy and I magazine is celebrating 50 Influential women in Nigeria. These leading women have encouraged and empowered women globally and also spotlight their dynamic roles in the process of nation-building, entrepreneurship and the promotion of democracy.
They have made a distinct impact with their selfless works and their ambitions have brought them national and international recognitions. In no particular order, these influential women are;