Podcast, Woman of the Month

LBW 72: Meet Ofonime Isokrari, a Nurse Practitioner Full of Gratitude & Ladybrille Woman of the Month!

 November is a month in the United States that we celebrate Thanksgiving; and for our Ladybrille Woman of the Month Ofonime (Ofi) Isokrari, there is much to be thankful about. Ofi was a NeuroSurgical Nurse Practitioner working 48 hours shifts to save lives, in the Level 1 Trauma unit at her workplace, when she …

Entrepreneurs

Tyler Perry Becomes First Black Man to Own a Major Film Studio in America | 5 Lessons to Note!

Entrepreneurs are problem solvers and the spirit of entrepreneurship is not limited to just one group or race. Yet, it is not uncommon to see many marginalized groups believe that successful entrepreneurs can only be found among other races or groups, except their own. That view seems true until, of course, one of their own …

Leadership

Oprah Winfrey Makes Surprise $13 Million Donation to Morehouse | WATCH

Oprah Winfrey was recently at Morehouse College to receive a tribute and honor for the ‘Oprah Winfrey Endowed Scholarships Program’ she set up over thirty years ago to help Morehouse students. During the ceremony, which included roses, a song, and a portrait, Oprah made a surprise announcement to the school by pledging another $13 million …

Women

BBC goes undercover to expose the sex for grades epidemic inside Nigerian and Ghanaian universities | WATCH

Universities in Nigeria and Ghana have been plagued by stories of sexual harassment by lecturers and professors for decades. Allegations include a wide array of abuses, from blackmailing students for sex in exchange for marks and admission to lewd comments and grooming. After gathering dozens of testimonies, BBC Africa Eye sent undercover journalists posing as …