Women4Africa Ambassadors


Stella Damasus is a proud African woman of humble origins in mid-west Nigeria.

She is the Managing Director of THE GIG FACTOR, (formerly known as the Synergy Band) which a purely entertainment and event consulting company.

One she started with the crop of multi-talented and professional music icons her conscientious but tireless late husband, Jaiyejeje left behind.

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Gita PatelGita was born in Kenya and takes a keen interest in the business development of women from the African Continent. She has vast experience in advising and championing initiatives for the economic empowerment of women in business internationally.

More recently Gita has employed her City background to help create a business environment in which entrepreneurship can flourish; her selection as a finalist for the 2007 Credit Suisse Award for the Outstanding Woman in Business (National Business Awards) further underscored her contribution.

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Jennifer OgoleJennifer is a social entrepreneur with a passion for young people and disadvantaged communities.

As the CEO of BANG, Jennifer has led the delivery of services to over 5000 beneficiaries, many of these young people considered socially excluded, since 1999.

Jennifer has raised funding from trusts, won regeneration contracts, established partnerships with statutory, public and voluntary agencies and developed many successful projects.

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Eryca Freemantle

Global Beauty Ambassador for Women4Africa

Eryca Freemantle is an multi award winning, celebrity and international makeup artist, industry intelligence, consultant, educator, author, corrective make up specialist, trend setter.

A key note and motivational speaker, she recently won the PAWIIN award for her contribution and innovation to Africa in beauty, fitness and empowerment, presented by Nigerian Minister of Women’s Affairs.

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Young People’s Ambassador for Women4Africa

Roucheon IloyiRoucheon Iloyi is a creative entrepreneur leading the way to inspire many women to live their best lives. A performance artist in true form her music has touched thousands of people around the world.

Founder of FEROmedia, the Global brand that streams art in all forms from film production to music videos, the brand continues to set the pace sharing ground breaking media.
MTV award winner, Women4Africa award winner, WWA nominee, Mobo nominee, the multi talented songstress has been honoured for her contribution to the industry.

Hailed as ‘The Next best thing to come out of the UK’ on Thisis50.com, Roucheon is a singer, songwriter, producer, and lyrical MC who brings a hip-hop edge to her soulful sound. With 11 albums released to date, a catalogue of videos and a documentary series the world is paying close attention to this rising star.

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