The Spark

The Spark is a youth empowerment platform in Nigeria that projects the average Nigerian youth doing something, anything positive. Our mission is to reach out to as many youths, “EMPOWER and ENGAGE!!!

Arit Okpo the amplifier - the sppark youth empowerment platforms in Nigeria

Arit Okpo – The Amplifier

You cannot meet Arit Okpo and not be enamoured by her charisma. As you start to talk to her, you witness something truly special- the gem that she is begins to unveil...

Tomi Otudeko the enterprise igniter - the spark youth empowerment platform in Nigeria

Tomi Otudeko – The Enterprise Igniter

Tomi Otudeko is the Head of Innovation and Sustainability at the Honeywell Group. She is also Director of Itanna, a venture investing platform for tech startups. She...

Adedoyin Jaiyesimi the creative content connoisseur - the spark youth empowerment platforms in Nigeria

Adedoyin Jaiyesimi – The Creative Content Connoisseur

Known and loved for the inspiration and guidance she provides writers through Sparkle Writers Hub and her work at Content Craft, creating impactful content for clients...

Folashade Ambrose-Medebem - the spark youth empowerment platforms in Nigeria

Folashade Ambrose-Medebem – The Business Maverick

With a degree in Accountancy, Folashade Ambrose-Medebem is a business leader with experience in finance, project management, sustainable development amongst others. In...

Nkem Okocha the financial inclusion advocate - the spark youth empowerment platforms in Nigeria

Nkem Okocha: The Financial Inclusion Advocate

Financial inclusion is such an important issue in these times, and Nkem Okocha is one woman using her difficult childhood experience, her passion for empowering women...

Bidemi Zakariyau the voice - the spark youth empowerment platforms in Nigeria

Bidemi Zakariyau – The Voice

Bidemi Zakariyau is the founder of LSF|PR, one of the fastest growing PR agencies in Nigeria. In this piece, she shares her story to ignite the growth of potential women...

Ukwuori-Gisela Kalu the mental health practitioner - the spark youth empowerment platform in Nigeria

Ukwuori-Gisela Kalu – The Mental Health Practitioner

The mental health sector in Nigeria has been relatively ignored. While there are opportunities in this sector, a mental health professional who is looking to run as a...

Tolulope Omoleye-Osindero the startup counsel - the spark youth empowerment platform in Nigeria

Tolulope Omoleye-Osindero – The Start-up Counsel

Tolulope Omoleye-Osindero is a Senior Associate in Udo Udoma & Belo Osagie’s Banking and Finance team. She shares her journey and some pointers towards building a...

Kemi Okusanya the payment maven - the spark youth empowerment platform in nigeria

Kemi Okusanya – The Payment Maven

Kemi Okusanya is the Vice President at VISA West Africa.  She has always led her life by setting goals and going all out to meet them. She shares her story on reaching...

Tosin Faniro-Dada startup enabler - the spark youth empowerment platforms in nigeria

Tosin Faniro-Dada – The Start-up Enabler

Tosin Faniro-Dada is the Head of Start-Ups at Lagos State Employment Trust Fund. She shares her journey and challenges from being an accounting professional, to a social...