Wife of Sokoto State Governor and Founder of an NGO, Hajiya Maryam Mairo Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has been penciled down to speak at a women conference in Abuja.
A spokesperson of the organizers of the event, Amb. Chris Odey, in a statement said Hajia Mairo Tambuwal will be the keynote speaker at the African Leading Women Conference /Awards which is aimed at celebrating Africa’s most industrious Women in Business and other leadership positions across the globe.
Odey said the event which honors young female entrepreneurs is hosted yearly to provide a platform for African female entrepreneurs to sit with Leading African Women to share their secrets to success and also to identify and honor those who have distinguished themselves in different professions that cut across all sectors.
Hajiya Mairo Tambuwal runs the Maryam Mustapha Aminu Waziri Tambuwal Legacy initiative (MMAWT), an NGO aimed at mobilizing the youth, caring for the elderly and vulnerable women from all strata of the society.
The Wife of the Sokoto state Governor, Mairo Tambuwal will also be decorated as the 1st Life Patron of the African Leading Women Initiative at the event holding this weekend in Abuja.