Obiageli Ezekwesili, Ibikun Awosika, TY Bello

Smashing the Glass Ceiling

Obiageli Ezekwesili, Ibikun Awosika, TY Bello

Talk: Smashing the Glass Ceiling

To mark the 2016 International Women's Day, three extraordinary women leaders in Nigeria discuss "Smashing the Glass Ceiling" and navigating the limitations placed on women in African societies. PANELISTS Oby Ezekwesili - Nigeria's former Minister of Education, former Vice President of the World Bank and leader of the #BringBackOurGirls (BBOG) advocacy group Ibikun Awosika - Business leader and first woman chairperson of a leading Bank in Nigeria TY Bello - Celebrity photographer, songwriter and philanthropist

Obiageli Ezekwesili

Obiageli Ezekwesili is a Nigerian chartered accountant. She was a co-founder of Transparency International, serving as one of the pioneer directors of the global anti-corruption body based in Berlin, Germany.

Ibikun Awosika

Ibukun Abiodun Awosika is a Nigerian business magnate, author and motivational speaker. She currently serves as Chairman of First Bank of Nigeria.

Ty Bello

Toyin Sokefun-Bello, better known as TY Bello, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, photographer and philanthropist. Prior to pursuing a solo career, she was a member of the defunct gospel band Kush.