My name is Edobong Akpabio. I am a business
consultant by profession and an agropreneur by vocation. I am also a minister
of the gospel of Jesus Christ. I believe that my entire purpose in life is to
give people around me, a better chance at life, whether as individuals, in
their homes, career and business. My profile will tell a lot more.
exceptional man, highly cerebral and full of integrity. He always taught me to
believe in myself and that I could do anything and everything I put my heart to.
from where my Dad stopped. He has always supported my ambitions, no matter how
bizarre and has become the ‘sounding board’ of all my initiatives.
to be a strong woman, right from when I was a teenager. Her hand-holding and
mentoring helped to shape the way I’ve lapped up my father’s lessons and my
husband’s love and support.
modern research centres in Organic Agriculture to the world. I have friends and
partners that I discuss nearly every aspect of my life with because I believe
that ‘two good heads are always better than one’.
A culture that diminishes their role and worth in the society
A consequent lack of positive self esteem
ensure that the women I encounter each day get a positive sense of themselves.
I happen to smile a lot; hug a lot; and people have told me I’m a very warm
person. I give these gifts to these women with all pleasure. It has helped me a
lot and I believe it has helped them too. A few years ago, I developed a Job
Description for the position of Housewife/Mother. When I presented it to a
group of women in the church, it was hilarious at first but many of the women
appreciated their role more.
I DO TO RELAX:
I.C.E. [INSPIRE|CELEBRATE|EMPOWER] VISION
we don’t, we’ll deprive the world of sustainable progress. Let’s engage them
more. We are very relational, so let’s widen the friendship circle. In so
doing, we’ll connect with more women, un-clutter decades of dangerous
socialization and point us to a new and interesting direction. I love that
African proverb that says, “If you want to walk fast walk alone,
if you want to walk far, walk together!”
AFRICAN UNION PLANS:
groups as I can all over the world to drive issues of growth (all-round growth)
and empowerment; and to release the innate potential of women to contribute to
increase in world development and decrease in global trauma.
others too. Get a mentor. Walk tall. Hold onto to God – He’s the best!!!