On Friday 2nd May 2014 TEMPLE MUSE hosted a welcome cocktail party for visitors & esteemed guests from all around the globe of the annual WIE AFRICA Conference in Lagos, which included co-hosts H.E. Mrs. Toyin Saraki, and WIE Founder Dee Poku, as well as panelists, speakers and the winners of the WIE Africa Young Enterprise Awards.
Founder of W:IE; Dee Poku (Middle-left), Founder of Wellbein Foundation; Toyin Saraki (Middle-right) with Temple Muse Founders – Brothers, Avinash & Kabir Wadhwani
The evening served as a perfect opportunity for a “meet & greet”, awarding ‘Generation Next’ in the Arts & Entertainment, Business, Entrepreneurship, Fashion, Policy & Advocacy and Technology fields with all those involved and attending the 2nd WIE African symposium which features talks from a whole host of inspirational visionaries, media personalities & industry leaders promoting the empowerment of women in enterprise.
Generation Next: (L-R) Uche Pedro, Zara Okpara, Dee Poku, Adiat Adisu, Yemi Adamolekun & Bola Balogun
H.E. Mrs. Toyin Saraki, TEMPLE MUSE CEO Avinash Wadhwani, WIE Founder Dee Poku and Event Chair Bola Balogun of GLAM Network opened proceedings with welcome & thank you speeches followed by an introduction of THE WELLBEING FOUNDATION – a charity supporting the development of people and communities at large founded by H.E. Mrs. Toyin Saraki. HauTe Friends in the Haus, included:
Lanre Da Silva Ajayi & Funke Babs – Kufeji
Erica Freemantle & Bukky Karibi – Whyte
Bidemi Zakariyau & Rachel
Fatima Mohammed & Sike Saro
Funmi Victor – Okigbo & Tess Ademolu
Myma Belo – Osagie
Ruth Osime, Ekua Abudu & Nkiri Anumudu
Temitope Soleye, Tolagbe Martins
Veronica Ebie – Odeka
Ifeoma Williams & Folake Folarin – Coker
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