Against All Odds

Against the Odds with Peace Hyde EP07 hosts Bolanle Austen-Peters

Bolanle Austen-Peters, is a Nigerian businesswoman, lawyer, award-winning film and theatre director. She is the founder and Managing Director of Terra Kulture, the foremost Nigerian arts and culture centre located in Lagos, Nigeria. Bolanle is also the founder and CEO of BAP Productions which has raised the bar of production in the theatre industry in Nigeria since 2013. She shares her remarkable story building one of the leading organisations pushing Nigerian art and culture against all odds.

Against the Odds with Peace Hyde EP06 hosts Udo Okonjo

Udo Okonjo is an international lawyer and real estate entrepreneur who is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Fine and Country West Africa, a global real estate brand, specializing in providing a premium service through exceptional marketing. But to get to the top of the chaotic luxury real estate market in West Africa, Okonjo had to not only be exceptional at what she does but also overcome insurmountable challenges against all odds.

Against the Odds with Peace Hyde: Arunma Oteh

Arunma Oteh served as the World Bank as Vice President and Treasurer from September 30th, 2015 to November 30th 2018. As Treasurer, she lead a team that manages assets totalling $200 billion for the World Bank Group, 60 central banks, sovereign wealth funds and other official institutions. She shares her remarkable journey breaking glass ceilings in a male dominated industry against all odds and how she is impacting Nigeria and Africa to realize their full potential.

Against the Odds with Peace Hyde EP04 hosts Ada Osakwe

Ada Osakwe is a Nigerian economist, an entrepreneur and corporate executive, who is the founder and chief executive officer of Agrolay Ventures, an agribusiness investment company based in Nigeria, which invests in African agricultural food-related companies. A few years ago her world came crushing down when the Nigerian government tore down her business. Find out how she recovered against all Odds.

Against the Odds with Peace Hyde EP03 hosts Nike Davies-Okundaye

Chief Nike Davies-Okundaye is one of the internationally known and renowned female designers and artists. She was brought up amidst the traditional weaving and dying practice in her native village of Ogidi in Western Nigeria. Nike has used her international success to launch a cultural revival in Nigeria. She is the Founder and Director of four art centres which offer free training to over 150 young artists in visual, musical and performing arts – one of which is the largest art gallery in West Africa, compromising over 7,000 artworks. She sits down with Forbes Woman to chronicle her inspirational journey.

Against the Odds with Peace Hyde EP02 hosts Toyin Sanni

Toyin Sanni is a lawyer, chartered secretary, stockbroker and author with over 30 years’ experience in senior management positions in investor services, law and finance. But her rise to the top of the Nigerian finance sector has not been without its fair share of drama. In this episode of Against The Odds, she shares her remarkable journey rising to the top of the extremely male dominated industry.

Against the Odds with Peace Hyde EP13 hosts Philomena Kwao

Philomena Kwao is an accomplished model, an advocate for maternal health and women's rights, and a fierce role model for positive body image and self-love. On this episode of Against All Odds, she shares her remarkable journey overcoming adversity to the top of the UK modelling scene as a plus sized model.

Against the Odds with Peace Hyde EP11 hosts Olajumoke Adonowo Founder of AD Consulting

Described as Africa’s Starchitect, Olajumoke Adonowo Founder of AD Consulting knows a thing or two about contemporary architecture in Africa. Her designs have won several awards both at home and internationally but it is her story of finding her purpose that has made her the woman she is today. Catch her inspirational story with Peace Hyde on this episode of Against the Odds with Peace Hyde.

Against the Odds with Peace Hyde EP10 hosts Linda Ikeji

This episode of Against The Odds with Peace Hyde chronicles the journey of one of the most successful bloggers in West Africa, Linda Ikeji. From humble beginnings, Ikeji had to not only find ways to overcome poverty but also provide for her family. Catch her prolific rise from model to superstar blogger on this episode of Against The Odds with Peace Hyde.


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