Pains, Gains & Future: Keke Napep Queens Share Their Stories As They Cover Guardian Life

Men usually come to mind, when the subject of public transportation business in Nigeria comes up, but there are women who are making a living in the business, and their stories are fascinating! Pains, Gains & Future: Keke Napep Queens Share Their Stories As They Cover Guardian LifeKeke has become, for many Nigerians, one of the easiest means of transportation because of its ability to maneuver the tiniest of spaces on the busy roads and the limited number of people it requires.

Although a ‘tough business’, women like Lilian Jeresa, known as Ebony, a single mother of four, and Comfort Olowu, popularly known as Madam Yori Yori, have taken the wheels of the Keke as a means of livelihood.

“When the subject of public transportation business in Nigeria comes up, men usually come to mind.

However, Mrs Dupe Odumuyiwa, the organising secretary, Canoe section, Ejigbo branch of Tricycle Operator Owner Association of Nigeria is just one of the few women defying conventionality to make a living in a male dominated field,”

Guardian wrote while sharing the story of a female Keke rider.

Watch the making of the stories of the women in the Keke Napep transport business below. You can rab a copy of Guardian Life Magazine’s latest issue to read how and why these women ventured into the transport business.

Loading...

Watch below:

View this post on Instagram

When the subject of public transportation business in Nigeria comes up, men usually come to mind. However, Mrs Dupe Odumuyiwa, the organising secretary, Canoe section, Ejigbo branch of Tricycle Operator Owner Association of Nigeria is just one of the few women defying conventionality to make a living in a male dominated field. Read her interesting story and that of two other women in the transport business by picking up a copy of today’s Guardian Life Magazine insert of the @guardiannigeria Newspaper. Creative Team Creative Direction: @themademezeta Photographer: @niyiokeowostudio Makeup: @Eyesome_Beauty #cover #tricyle #keke #coverarticle #guardianlife #guardianlifeng #womeninbusiness #business #women

A post shared by Guardian Life Magazine (@guardianlifeng) on

Adebisi Choice

Is Pro Blogger, a Tech and Gadget Freak, Online Content Developer, Digital Marketer, Social Media Manager, Multimedia Personnel, Brand Strategist, PR/Hype Man 📣. You can connect with him on FACEBOOK Whatsapp: +2348167121987 Call: 08094246323
() Clicks

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.