Monday, March 5, 2018

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo To Address African Women At The WIMBIZ 14th Annual Lecture

Women in Management, Business, and Public Service (WIMBIZ), a non-governmental organization for women, will hold its 14th Annual Lecture on Thursday, March 22 at Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos.
The WIMBIZ Annual Lecture series is a public forum that attracts over 700 women every year. It is designed to discuss topical issues that affect women, their role in nation building and their personal
business or organizational development. 

Topics for the  WIMBIZ  Annual Lecture emanate from the Annual  Conference,  WIMBIZ’s  flagship event, or from emerging national and global issues. Past speakers at our Annual Lectures include:Mr  Aig  Aig-Imoukhede,  Former  Chairman Of the Nigerian  Stock  Exchange,  Ms.  Mo  Abudu,  CEO, Ebony Life Television and Dr. Kayode Fayemi, Minister of Solid Minerals and others. 
In line with the International Women’s Day theme for 2018  –  Press for Progress, the 2018 WIMBIZ Annual Lecture is themed Women, Politics and Nation Building: Press for Progress. The Lecture will
be delivered by Chief  Olusegun  Obasanjo  GCFR,  Ph.  D,  Former President of the Republic of Nigeria and Founder, Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library.

For  additional information about the  Annual Lecture or to register,  visit

Women in Management, Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ) is a non-profit organisation formed in 2001 by 14 individuals to be a voice for women in careers and business. Over the last 16 years, 
WIMBIZ has implemented programs that seek to inspire,  empower and advocate for greater representation of women in leadership positions both in the public and private sector. A process-driven  gender  empowerment organization in  West  Africa,  WIMBIZ  has  a  contributory  associate pool of over 500 accomplished women in management, business and public service with over 5,000 
women on its database.  WIMBIZ collaborates with credible global organizations to deliver programs, which have influenced over 87,000 women since inception.
Our vision at WIMBIZ is to be the catalyst that elevates the status and influence of women and their contribution to nation building. Our mission is to inspire and empower women to attain leadership 
positions in business, management and public service.

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