The Nigerian based Global Networking Platform – Her Network has finally revealed the Official Nominees for their Inaugural Woman of the Year Awards (HNWOTY). The big reveal was done recently via Instagram Live by a selection of notable women leaders from across diverse sectors in the country.

The official nominee line up is representative of the diverse and unique female talent resident in Nigeria and the diaspora. Some of the ladies in the respective categories include a finalist in the Professional Achievement category of the British Council Award 2017 Timipre Wolo;  Popular Nigerian blogger turned philanthropist Linda Ikeji; Google Country Manager Juliet Ehimuan; Foluso Gbadamosi, and a host of other very outstanding Nigerian women.

Following a press statement from founder, Nkem Onwudiwe, on the illusion of glass ceilings and the reality of clear skies, Her Network team has revealed the theme for the celebrations as “Her Sky is Big Enough”. The theme is motivated by the need to eliminate unnecessary competition and preach the gospel of community, collaboration and impact.

The ceremony is expected to hold on Sunday, 10th December 2017 in Lagos, Nigeria.

See full list of Nominees below:

Advocacy
Latasha Ngwube
Omotade Alalade
Esther Ijewere

Agriculture
Ada Osakwe
Angel Adelaja
Ronke Aderinoye
Kofo DuroSinmi-Etti

Art
Aderenle Sonariwo
Peju Alatise
Tokini Peterside
Chiamonwu Ifeyinwa Joy
Rewa

Beauty
Joyce Awojoodu
Janada Ajeroh
Leslie Okoye
Kanyinsola Demola-Seriki

Broadcast/Journalism
Adenike Oyetunde
Amina Yuguda
Mercy Abang
Osasu Igbinedion
Oluwatoyosi Ogunseye

Career
Chinwe Egwim
Folusho Gbadamosi
Juliet Ehimuan-Chiazor
Timipre Wolo

Creative
Akweke Emezi
Omolara Ayodele
Titilope Sonuga
Wana Udobang

Entrepreneur
Bukky Asehinde
Bunmi George
Misan Rewane
Toyin Onigbanjo
Uche Pedro

Film/TV
Mary Njoku
Ifunanya Maduka
Kemi Adetiba
Nadine Ibrahim
Jade Osiberu

Future
Chidera Okolie
Kemi Olawoye
Mary Love Edwards
Wadi Ben Hirki

Healthcare
Adedayo Joseph
Jenny Idam
Adepeju Jaiyeoba

Hospitality
Gozie Coker
Chiamaka Obuekwe
Wonu Lamidi
Amaka Amatokwu

Music/Entertainment
Falana
Kaliene
Maraji
Simi
Wofai

Philanthropy
Inyang Otu
Linda Ikeji
Orode Uduaghan
Adedayo Joseph

Social Media (Fan Vote Category)
Tosin Ajibade
Nikkie Pryce
Damola Ladejobi
Vivian Jokotade
Sisi Yemmie

Sports
Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor
Cherika Ukogu
Lauritta Onye

Startup
Nkem Okocha
Adeyinka Tekenah
Temi Giwa Tubosun

Tech
Virtue Oboro
Abisoye Ajayi
Damilola Teidi
Ire Aderinokun
Remi Owadokun

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