International Women Day – Meet 41 Nigeria’s Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs

Nigeria is the leading economy in Africa right now and an exciting place to be a woman entrepreneur. So, throughout the month of August at Lionesses of Africa, we are showcasing some of the inspirational...

Mo Abudu – Life of Africa’s Oprah

Mo Abudu, a 50 year-old Nigerian media entrepreneur and talk show host, is the founder of Ebony Life TV, a fast-growing black African multi-broadcast entertainment network, which showcases informative and entertaining programmes that portray Africa...

From Modeling to Blogging – Linda Ikeji’s Story

I started struggling since I was 17 to support my family. I said the day I sell my body to a man for money, may God strike me dead. I was determined to make it...

At 86, first ever Miss Nigeria, Grace Oyelude, still rocks

Grandmother Grace Atinuke (born November 16, 1931) is known to be the first ever Miss Nigeria, having won the pageant — also the maiden edition — in 1957. Though she hails from Kogi State, Grandma Oyelude...

International Women’s Day -Meet The Most Powerful Women in Nigeria’s Financial Sector

In the spirit of the international women day celebration, one of our jobs here at legacy magazine is to not only promote gender inclusiveness but also to showcase the women who are already doing amazing...