The renowned online lifestyle platform, Bella Naija and Facebook are sharing success stories of six amazing West African entrepreneurs. The campaign #FacebookxBellaNaijaSuccessStory cut across
“fashion, food, child nutrition, to gift sorting & digital marketing”.
Amongst the 6 entrepreneurs from West Africa, Gina Ehikodi Ojo CEO, Foodies and Spice & Toyin Onigbajo CEO, August Secrets have been selected for the campaign.
Meet Gina Ehikodi Ojo, the CEO of @Geenafoodiesandspice / Geenamoore and Associates, one of the ‘big six’ featured on #FacebookxBellaNaijaSuccessStory campaign
A law graduate with over 15 years of experience in media content production and channel administration, she has fully led, since 2017, a media content production company that creates and produces TV and online content, including below the line experiential activation for brands.
Geenamoore and Associates also offers media consultancy services.
Gina is a social media influencer with over 100 thousand followers on her verified Instagram page @geenafoodiesandspice, over 173 thousand followers on her Facebook fan page, and various other platforms where she relates with fans while sharing recipes, lifestyle, and activities.
Meet Toyin Onigbanjo, CEO of August Secrets, one of the ‘big six’ featured on #FacebookxBellaNaijaSuccessStory campaign
Toyin is a child nutritionist and the recipient of the Graca Machel Gender Lens Award for her innovative strides in child nutrition and women empowerment in Africa.
August Secrets Ng is a recipient of several awards, including the Food Safety Award by Royal DSM International in 2018. It produces innovative African-inspired cereals for children sold in more than 300 stores within Nigeria, Ghana, and Canada.
Toyin Onigbanjo was listed as one of YNaija’s & LLA Most Inspiring Women 2018, one of Nigeria’s Most Innovative Women Entrepreneurs by Sme100 Africa, and the Her Network online Woman of the Year 2018.
Other exceptional entrepreneurs on the #FacebookxBellaNaijaSuccessStory campaign include:
– Tricia Ikponmwonba – CEO, @TriciaBiz (Nigeria)
– Aisha Ayensu – CEO, @ChristieBrowngh (Ghana)
– Samiah Oyekan-Ahmed, CEO, @TheGiftSource (Nigeria)
– Ameyaw Kissi Debrah – @Ameyaw112 (Ghana)
The #FacebookxBellaNaijaSuccessStory campaign was created to share their career stories, celebrate the ‘big six’, inspire and encourage other entrepreneurs across West Africa and Africa at large.