Photo: H. E. Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo delivering her speech at Arise women conference
Arise Women Conference 2015 hosted by the Founder of the Arise Women, Pastor Siju Iluyomade held yesterday October 31, 2015 at the City of David Sanctuary, COD Church Road, Off Ligali Ayorinde Street, Dideolu Estate, Victoria Island, Lagos.
In attendance was H. E. Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo [above], First Lady Lagos State, H.E. Mrs. Bolanle Ambode; Former First Lady, Lagos -H.E. Mrs. Emmanuelle Abimbola Fashola, Edo State Mrs. Iara Oshiomhole, Lagos State, former Deputy Governor of Lagos state, Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, former Deputy Governor of Lagos state, Sarah Adebisi-Sosan amongst others.
Guest speaker for the conference themed ‘The Set Time’ was Reverend Catherine Onwioduokit from Ghana.
First Lady Lagos State, H.E. Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, H.E Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo (Wife of the Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria), Pastor Siju Iluyomade, Sinach (2)
The event was well attended by women from different demographic.
Arise Women is a faith-based non-governmental organization committed to accelerating nation building through the empowerment of women in the society and has impacted, inspired and encouraged over 15,000 women to achieve their God given potentials, by the words and teachings of carefully chosen and proven speakers.
In the last 7 years, Arise has established 3 mobile clinics to bring primary health care to neglected communities, medical needs for over 15,000 women in different areas.
Through partnership with the Lagos State Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, ARISE has been able to train many women in various skills like fashion designing, hat making, soap making, hair dressing and so on.
Audience – Arise women confernece (5)
With their school health initiative, ARISE will be de-worming Five Thousand pupils in Lagos state owned schools, 30 free Dialysis Sessions in partnership with Healing Stripes Hospital and Arise free Women’s Clinic twice every month.
ARISE through its conference has hosted speakers from across the world such as Pastor (Mrs.) Folu Adeboye, Mama Trice Shombusho, from Tanzania and Reverend Mrs Obii Pax-Harry from the UK.