According to the highly revered actress “Every minute of everyday a woman somewhere is bringing another being into the world. She nurtures, guides, loves and comforts her family. Despite prejudices, she forges ahead, endures hardship drawing on her inner strength. Today she has attained heights that were previously thought to be impossible. I am proud to be an ambassador for ‘WOMEN FOR AFRICA’ and I celebrate the achievements of African Women around the world”.
Stella Damascus is the Managing Director of THE GIG FACTOR, (formerly known as the Synergy Band) which a purely entertainment and event consulting company which she started with the crop of multi-talented and professional music icons her conscientious but tireless late husband, Jaiyejeje left behind.
Gita was born in Kenya and takes a keen interest in the business development of women from the African Continent. She has vast experience in advising and championing initiatives for the economic empowerment of women in business internationally.
Jennifer is a social entrepreneur with a passion for young people and disadvantaged communities.
Women for Africa was birthed from a 20-year desire and passion to see women honoured and appreciated in a celebratory way.
“Everywhere you go in life you see women. Focused, driven, determined, ambitious, resourceful, passionate, talented, inspiring are just some of the characteristics that are embedded in these women”.
The maiden edition of ‘Women for Africa Awards’ will be held in London 0n 19th May 2012.It will see a number of women of African origin from the categories awarded for their hard work, efforts, contributions and achievements.