The CEO of Zapphaire Events Funke Bucknor Obruthe joins 99 other women on the list of BBC’s most inspirational and Influential women of the year 2016.
This list is annually compiled by the broadcasting corporation and it includes women whose work and effort over the course of the year have been deserving of accolades.
According to BBC, Funke Bucknor Obruthe makes the list due to her well-known expertise in planning top notch weddings in Nigeria. As expected the CEO and author is excited at the inclusion.
Pulse wedding contacted the business woman and asked her to describe how she feels at the recognition and here’s what she said;
“I [am] so excited and I [am] also humbled.
“To be featured and recognised lets me know that I [am] doing something right despite doubting myself so many times.
“It encourage[s] me to keep going and not give up and continue working hard and smart and to keep encouraging and supporting people.”
Other women that made the list include, R&B singer Alicia Keys, Ellinah Ntombi Wamukoya (the first swazi woman to be elected bishop in the Anglican church of South Africa.
Congratulations to Mrs Funke Bucknor Obruthe
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