Find the full list of nominees for the 2019 Her Network Woman of The Year Awards here!
Her Network, a global inspirational and lifestyle platform created to inspire, celebrate and encourage women, has announced the official nominees for the third edition of its Woman of the Year Awards, which holds this December.
The awards showcase and honour women in diverse industries who, through their work in their respective fields and sectors, manifest admirable zeal and tenacity and have made a significant impact in their network, community or workplace.
Staying true to the theme for the third annual edition, "Her Year of Honour", the platform illustrates that every nominee is indeed a woman of honour whose accomplishment is duly noted and worth celebrating.
Her Network also announced honorees for recognition awards. The nominees include Uche Pedro, founder of BellaNaija, who will receive the Trailblazer Award, and entrepreneur, Adaora Mbelu, who will receive the Inspiration Award.
The Founder of Her Network Woman of the Year Awards, Nkem Onwudiwe, explained the organisation's decision to officially include honorees this year.
"Adaora and Uche have used their positions in their respective fields to inspire and uplift women and they have been doing it for a long time, consistently, with a good track record of their processes and growth,” Onwudiwe stated.
“It is indeed a privilege to honour them with the Inspiration and trailblazer special recognition award respectively."
Nominees were selected from a list of extraordinary women who represent sectors like Education, Health, Career, Technology and more.
HNWOTY has a "No Voting" policy, as recipients of the 2019 Woman of the Year Award will be deliberated upon by a Council of Judges and announced and celebrated at the awards ceremony in December.
The HNWOTY awards ceremony will be held in Lagos, Nigeria, on December 15, 2019, at the Lagos Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The nominees for Her Network Woman of the Year Awards 2019 include:
Kemi DaSilva Ibru
Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi
3. COMMUNITY SERVICE
Gusi Tobby Lord Williams
Oluwafunmilayo Ayobami Oni
Tolu Adeleke Aire
8. WOMAN OF THE FUTURE
Eweniyi Eunice Odunayo
Her Network Woman of the Year Awards 2019 is supported by Happenings Media.