SIMagazine-Zainab Ibrahim

Zainab Ibrahim: Depopulating Nigeria’s Labour Market, One Job At A Time

The MD/CEO of House of Maya Concepts, Zainab Ibrahim, delved into fashion accidentally – no interest, no push. All she did was follow her parent’s lead and brush up her sewing skills. Now, the 23-year-old graduate of computer science is an employer of labour. Starting up… It was stressful at first. I didn’t have any plan of getting into fashion, because I was totally fixated on working in a bank. After graduation in 2014, seeing that I was already learning how to sew and I was getting impatient as a result of the delay in processing our NYSC papers, my ...
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Glory Udom: Leveraging on #BuyMadeInNigeriaGoods

Glory Udom: Leveraging on #BuyMadeInNigeriaGoods Glory Udom, a graduate of Microbiology from the University of Uyo, decided to create a job for herself rather than wait to be employed. She started making jewelries and, today, Dache Pearls, her brand name, has become a household name in the South-South region of Nigeria where she resides. Starting up… The day you make up your mind to start a business is the day you begin a journey of faith. You don’t get to see what happens the next day and the day after, but you get to think it, work at it and ...
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