Balling Working Moms
IN recognition of their contributions in the family, career and community, Working Moms Africa Magazine, a leading publication for working women, published by The Access Media Limited, recently rewarded outstanding mothers at an award/ball held recently at the Eko Hotel and Suits, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Specifically designed to celebrate working moms, who have in special ways influenced their families and society in general, the event, which attracted distinguished guests, especially women from different walks of life rewarded women in different categories including Mom in the Media, Mom Entrepreneur, Super Mom award, Tech/Science Mom, Mom in Banking and Finance and others.
With Iretiola Doyle as host, the event featured an exquisite fashion show by London-based fashion and accessories designer, Didi and Trish O.
According to founder of the Working Moms Awards, Mary Ikoku, the award was created in 2013 to highlight and recognise the achievements of mothers within the family and the society.
“The award aims to recognise mothers, who strive between the task of working in the ever challenging corporate world and striking equilibrium at the same time, at the home stage. The ultimate aim of the awards is to become recognised as the platform for acknowledging mothers excellence and achievements,” she said.