By Amina Yahaya
Wife of Sokoto State Governor, Hajiya Mairo Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, will be the keynote speaker at the African Leading Women Conference/Awards, which is aimed at celebrating Africa’s most industrious ‘Women in Business’ and other leadership positions across the globe.
The organiser of the event, Ambassador Chris Odey, in a statement, said that the platform is to honour young female entrepreneurs.
“This event is hosted yearly by the Goodwill Ambassador Events Agency to create a simple, but very important platform for African female entrepreneurs, to have the opportunity to sit with leading African women to share their secrets to success with and also to identity and honour those who have distinguished themselves in different professions across all sectors”, he said.
Hajiya Mauro Aminu Waziri Tambuwal will also be decorated as the 1st life Patron of the African Leading Women Initiative at this year’s event, holding on Saturday, in Abuja.
Other notable individuals expected at the event are wife to Kogi State Governor, Hajiya Rashida Yahaya Bello and Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh amongst others.