Quotes from A Powerful Woman


That headline screams power and success from a goal-getter.

Ngozi is a Nigerian-born economist and international development expert. She currently sits on boards of top international companies and organizations including Twitter, GAVI, ARC, etc. She is a successful African woman and one to be emulated. Here are a few of her quotes to motivate and inspire you:

I have developed my own style. It is a colorful one. It is African, and it is me.

There is no right way to be a woman leader. Be true to yourself.

I believe that when you find problems, you should also find solutions.

Investing in women is smart economics, and investing in girls, catching them upstream is even smarter economics.

Don’t take a backward step. Don’t shy away from taking up space in the world. Don’t assume you are too junior or that people are too busy. Reach out and network.

If you have a sense of purpose that drives you, then aim high and become a leader and make room as you go.

When it comes to doing my job, I keep my ego in my handbag.

The best way to help Africans today is to help them to stand on their own feet. And the best way to do that is by helping create jobs.

If you want to be in Africa, think about investing.

Unless we can make access to finance easier for women in their businesses, we will be missing out on a significant portion of growth within our economies.

Ngozi to the world!!

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