Sabrina Iyadede, Ladybrille Woman of the Month November 2009, meets with Alicia Keys along with other powerful young Africans in New York. The meeting was organized under the “MTV Meets” Platform.
“MTV Base MEETS…With MTN is a multimedia campaign and youth empowerment platform for the young people of Africa to engage with global icons.
As part of the initiative, African youth are given the power to ask decision-makers and world leaders the big questions! Influencers who have graced the hot seat of “Meets” on the last season include Tony Blair, Nelson Mandela, Morgan Tsvangirai, Wyclef Jean and South African President Jacob Zuma.
In each episode of MTV base MEETS…With MTN, the youth of Africa will get to engage face-to-face with influencers and leaders of Africa and ask them thought-provoking questions powerful enough to inform the entire nation.
MTV Base MEETS…With MTN is creating leaders tomorrow by inspiring the youth of today!”
Watch the show below.
A running feature for 12 years on Ladybrille.com, The ‘Ladybrille Woman of the Month’ celebrates women in business and leadership, who empower themselves and others through their contributions and actions in their local and international communities. In 2014, the feature expanded to include a podcast show. If you would like to nominate a woman to be celebrated, please email [email protected].