Herself and her family relocated to Ibadan.
Have you met dauntless and tenacious women?
They do not exist only in the corporate world.
Meet Mrs Benabel, a resolute trader who has been able to make something out of nothing.
Mrs Benabel is a trader at the popular Bodija market in Ibadan, Oyo state. She is into ‘Okrika business’ popularly known as “bend down select”. A mother of five, who despite unsavoury situation raised her children with finesse.
Having been in the business for 30 years, she started her early business life in the popular Monday market in Jos. Sadly, this did not last as the Jos crisis swept her off her feet.
Mrs Benabel, as a woman of tenacity started her life afresh, got a shot for herself in the Bodija market and hit the ground running again.
She is a widow who determined not to remarry due to certain reasons. Doing her ‘Okrika business’, she has produced two graduates from her five children.
Mrs Benabel is a woman of strength, a fighter, woman of unflinching passion, a courageous woman.
Ultimately, she is a self-motivated woman who is not afraid of shameful about what she does.
She is a high-spirited mother