About us

Pearls Africa Foundation

Providing functional skills to young girls thus improving their quality of life.
Pearls Africa Foundation is a social enterprise that promotes the cause and advancement of young girls and women with more focus on vulnerable young girls living in under-served communities through training in technology, skill acquisitions, entrepreneurship, mentorship and Internship placements.

Pearls Africa has a community of young girls and women in ( STEM+) field – Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics, including ethics, leadership skills, self-empowerment/development, confidence, public speaking, self esteem which leads to economic independence.

Asides equipping young girls with functional skills, we believe that a girl should be trained from an early age while getting mentored by older women.
We also believe that every young, irrespective of background, should be given an equal opportunity as her male counterparts thereby bringing about gender equality and girl child empowerment.

We fight for girl empowerment so that young girls everywhere will be equipped with a voice with a chance to break forth in economic development.

Our Mission

Pearls Africa provides young girls and women an opportunity for a greater future through I.T training, Skills Acquisition, Internships and Mentorships.

Our Vision

Pearls Africa is dedicated to bringing about the reduction and complete elimination of violence, abuse, rape, gender inequality, human trafficking and poverty amongst young girls and women.

Our Philosophy

Pearls Africa believes in the value offered by young girls and women and thus each one deserves a chance to achieve her goals, find her voice and celebrate a life filled with achievements.We seek brilliance, focus on female strong points, produce well-rounded females/ladies and promote development and transformation.

THE TEAM

  Abisoye Ajayi
FOUNDER/PROJECT DIRECTOR

  Jumoke Fajemirokun
LEGAL CONSULTANT

  Lilian Ijeoma Idowu
PROGRAM OFFICER

  Nkechi Ishicheli
MENTORING & EVALUATION 

  Lauretta Onwuegbuzie
COMMUNICATIONS/MEDIA

  Mariam Bakenne
ADMIN MANAGER