The African Millennial Show
Helping Brands to Drive Engagement Through Digital Marketing - Adegoke Pamilerin
Adegoke Pamilerin Emmanuel holds a strong and reputable presence on social media and he is known for influencing conversation and engagement on Instagram & Twitter. A few examples of organization he has consulted for in running successful marketing campaigns include Google, Apple, DSTV, Union Bank, FirstBank, Domino’s, Jumia, Intel, Universal Music, MTV Shuga, GoTV, Cars45, 9mobile, Afrima, CocaCola, Motorolla, Boomplay, Travelstart, Bolt, Pepsi, Coldstone, Redbull, Access Bank, Konga, Adekunle Gold, Tiwa Savage.
He got in a conversation with Tomi Wale on How brands can drive engagement through digital marketing in the new decade
Financial Inclusion and Growing-up in a 3rd World Country
Born in Canada to Senegalese parents, Ms. Lehlé Baldé is a pan African strategy and communications professional and a passionate financial inclusion advocate and radio host.
She has lived in over 11 countries: Canada, Madagascar, U.K, Kenya, Italy, Swaziland, Rwanda, Cameroun, Senegal, Mozambique, Nigeria and has visited many more. She speaks French and English fluently in addition to conversational Spanish.
Ms. Baldé holds a BA in communication from the University of Waterloo in Canada and a master’s degree in international marketing Strategy from the University of Northampton in the United Kingdom. She currently works in strategy and partnerships at West Africa’s most authoritative daily and content producer Business Day.
Lehlé got in a conversation with Tomi Wale on “Being a Pan-African, Growing in a 3rd world country and the Importance of Financial Inclusion”
Enduring Enterprise Growth For African Millennials
Jessica & Jenifer Danjuma run a fashion brand called MARYMAII. They decided to turn their passion for fashion into a brand and share their love for stylish clothing.
After they both attained a Fashion Design Degree at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM) in Los Angeles, CA, They decided to take a leap and launch MARYMAII, which is a fusion of both their Nigerian names; Maryam & Maimuna.
Apart from fashion, Jessica and Jennifer have establishments in real estate and travel not to forget their Youtube channel currently having over half a million views! They got in a conversation with Tomi Wale on Enduring Enterprise Growth, Diversification and what to look out for in the decade.
Things to Look-out For in Public Relations For Your Business - Temi Ibekwe
Ophylia Temi Ibekwe is a Strategic Communications Professional with Nine years of hands-on experience in Public relations & Marketing working with consumer brands, government institutions, and SMEs. She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Demography & Statistics Obafemi Awolowo University, a Certificate in Market & Research from Pan Atlantic University Lagos, event marketing training from George Washington University, USA and member Chattered Institute of Marketing UK. She got in a conversation with Tomi Wale on what organizations should look forward to on PR in the new decade.
How African Millennials Are Getting Things Done - Peter Kolade
Peter is a Digital Strategist with over Seven (7) years’ experience in Digital Marketing, Product Management, and Digital Transformation. He is currently the Co-founder & Chief Digital Officer at Webcoupers; one of the leading Digital marketing agencies in Nigeria and Premier Google Advertising Partner in West Africa. He is also the co-founder of Haptics Limited, a Digital Skills Training & Technology Solutions company focused on upskilling career professionals and Job Seekers. Peter got in a conversation with Tomi Wale on Getting Things Done Yourself & making it a Skill (December 6th, 2019).
Inspiring African Millennials To Achieve a Balanced Life - Dr. Yetunde Odugbesan-Omede
Dr. Yetunde A. Odugbesan-Omede is a Professor of Global Affairs and Political Science. She teaches courses on Comparative Politics, Global Issues, American Foreign Policy and Women in Comparative Political Development.
In addition to being a Professor, she is an author, entrepreneur, global speaker, and philanthropist. She is a first-generation Nigerian-American. Born and raised in the United States, Dr. Yetunde has utilized her unique disposition to empower, encourage, and inspire young people to stand out, be bold and be proud of their unique backgrounds.
Her agenda is to equip people, governments, and institutions with skill sets and policies that will promote leadership, ethics, and innovation.
She would be in conversation with Tomi Wale on her new book- Balance & what African Millennials should focus on it achieving a balanced life.
Understanding World View of West African Millennials
Seyi is a Digital Marketer and Content Developer. He led digital teams in the prominent agencies in Africa and also was the social media team for the Muhammadu Buhari Presidential Campaign in 2015. Although, he frequently creates digital skills training programs for 'the undubbed' and creates video content on food, culture, and lifestyle of Africans. 'Seyi is also currently a mentor on the Tony Elumelu Foundation and a fellow of the Mandela Washington Fellowship.
He recently took a break from work to experience different cultures on a road trip through West African countries.
In conversation with Tomi Wale, he shared his experiences with languages, cultural orientation and world view of citizens of West African countries. He also talked about the possibilities of a united Africa in economic and social growth
Understanding The Music Culture of African Millennials
Jide Taiwo is a media executive with a savvy for storytelling, who has spent the past decade working in the entertainment space. Currently, he serves as the Chief Content Officer of Boombuzz, the editorial and storytelling arm of Boomplay, Africa's largest music streaming service.
He got in a conversation with Tomi Wale on the music culture of African Millennials.
Millennials Should Push a Positive African Narratives - Tallulah Doherty
Tallulah Doherty is an award-winning broadcast journalist and TV presenter. She’s currently the co-host of two of the biggest shows on television “Moments” alongside Toke Makinwa and Bolanle Olukanni and “VVIP Events”, which are both on Ebonylifetv. She also hosted the fashion and lifestyle program “Wardrobe Diaries” for the channel. In the early part of her career, she hosted “Fashion 360” and “Style 101” on Spice TV.
In this edition of the African Millennial Radio Show, Tomi Wale and Tallulah Doherty go in on why African Millennials should be more deliberate in pushing clean content and influence a positive narrative of Africa through media.
Here's How African Millennials Perceive Education - Simi Lawoyin
Simi Lawoyin is an independent consultant who creates innovative solutions and programming in Education.
In this episode of The African Millennial Radio Show with Tomi Wale, she shared insights on talked about Millennials and Education. She described Millennials as the most educated, enlightened and well-informed generation ever. She credits this to technology providing a platform for information dissemination. She explained that the abundance of information does not necessarily make this generation the smartest; considering that sometimes, people get overly confident. In her words, “sometimes, there’s only a little substance behind that confidence”.