Meet Nkem Okocha, Entrepreneur, Banker, and Founder of Mamamoni

Nkem Okocha is the originator of Mamamoni, a FinTech social endeavor that engages poor provincial and urban ghetto ladies with free professional abilities and Mobile Loans, assisting them to turn out to be monetarily incorporated into society, with increasing their family unit livelihoods, to up-skill them in their smaller scale organizations, and to instruct their youngsters.

She is enthusiastic about lifting ladies out of neediness and her organization intends to break the cycle of destitution in Nigeria. Since 2013, she has affected and engaged more than 4000 ladies in a few rustic/urban ghetto networks and given out more than 100 miniaturized scale credits.

Growing up was not blushing for Nkem and her family. She lost her dad as a young person, leaving her mom with no professional ability, to battle for the group of five. Luckily, a family companion gave her mom a little advance which was utilized to begin an independent venture.

She educated at Auchi Polytechnic and proceeded to procure a Bachelors Degree in Banking and Finance from Lagos State University. Nkem worked in the financial business for a long time and along the line began a side hustle – Novine Koncept Ventures – selling persuasive books and giving web advancement administrations, Social Media advertising, and portable informing for little neighborhood organizations.

Leaving from her financial activity, she began maintaining an independent venture and it was then she found there was a great deal of inactive ladies in her locale and different networks she chatted with no vocation aptitudes and they had no cash to begin organizations, which made them poor and unfit feed and instruct their kids.

Thus, in 2013, she began enabling ladies from various foundations on a scope of professional aptitudes to enable them to go into business.

In 2014, she began the money related advances some portion of her business. The Mamamoni administration is centered around low-salary ladies from rustic regions and urban ghettos who are not in the situation to verify subsidizing from money related establishments in light of hindrances like guarantee, exchange history, methods for recognizable proof and so forth.

Mamamoni benefits likewise prepares ladies on various professional abilities and are trained how to deal with their private ventures utilizing their Business Toolkit for low-salary ladies and simple access to verifying a Mobile Loan.

Nkem Okochais a Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program Alumna, Young African Leaders Initiative Mandela Washington Fellow, Young African Leaders Initiative Network Regional Leadership Center, Accra, Ghana Pioneer Cohort Member and LEAP Africa Social Innovator.