- 33-year-old Abisoye Ajayi-Akinfolarin has made Nigeria proud
- The Nigerian women's rights activist was recently nominated as one of the top 10 CNN Heroes 2018 and recently met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo
- Abisoye is the founder of Pearls Africa Youth Foundation, an initiative that teaches young girls how to code
You don't have to look far to find those who are making a difference in the country. Using their intelligence, time and resources to better the lives of young children, people like Abisoye Ajayi-Akinfolarin are the true leaders of tomorrow.
The 33-year-old women's right activist and visionary is the founder of Pearls Africa Youth Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organization aimed at educating young girls in under-served areas in Nigeria with technology skills.
Her hard work and dedication to bettering the lives of young girls in the country recently earned her a spot on the top 10 CNN Heroes 2018, she was nominated on November 1, alongside nine other remarkable trailblazers who are indeed changing the world.
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Recently, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo met with Abisoye and some of her girls. Many Nigerians have reacted to the young woman achieving such a great feat.
Here are some reactions below:
The sky is the limit for Ajayi-akinfolarin who stands the chance of winning up to N91 million if she emerges winner of CNN Heroes 2018.
Nigerians at home and in diaspora are encouraged to vote for one of their own.
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