Nkiru Olumide-Ojo is a corporate communications professional. An advocate of women’s issues, she founded the LightHouse Network, a social-development initiative that is dedicated to empowering young women by providing them a formal mentoring structure.
For over six years, she has written a weekly column titled, “Pressure Cooker”, on the challenges of managing a career and family, in BusinessDay, a Nigerian newspaper. She was a recipient of the 2008 NIPRO’s Top 40 Under 40.
Nkiru is married to Olumide and they live in Lagos with their two young children.