Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to our February Editions of the Rebrand Nigeria Ambassador Series!
It is with great joy that we welcome you into the second month in a new decade. So far so good, we have showcased quite a number of outstanding individuals in our midst and this month, we will be sharing many more ambassadors with you. So, take note of that.
Today’s ambassador is a brilliant young lady who has created a fortune from skin care and cosmetics products. Ogechukwu Alexis Obah is the founder and CEO of BodyLikeMilk Skincare &Cosmetics.
Her launch into entrepreneurship was birth from a place of survival, which is what makes her story unique. She holds a degree in Human resource management and also studied nursing and Public health because of her passion to care for people. However, after things got tough for her family, and her desire to further her studies in pediatric nursing seemed impossible, Oge stumbled upon an online beauty therapy course which she signed up for.
She began making body lotions and face cream and gradually she started to add some Nigerian ingredients to her products. Her customer based increased overtime from family members, friends to customers in many other countries.
Today, her products are sold in numerous countries such as Holland, Germany, South Africa, Kenya, Ghana etc. As her contribution to National development, all ingredients for production are obtained in Nigeria.
In 2018, she participated in the reality TV Show called The Next Titan, after which she emerged winner. She was also awarded NWAA Young Entrepreneur of the year – 2018. And in 2019, she was recognized among the Forbes 30 under 30 Africa under the business category. She is currently among the nominees of the 100 Most Influential Young Nigerians 2019. Ogechukwu has been featured on Guardian, Punchng, Ghana Times etc.
Her drive and business intellect is worthy of admiration. Watch out for this young damsel who is on her way to acquiring more accolades in the nearest future.
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God bless Nigeria!!