If you want to learn more about 9ijakids, you’re in the right place. Read to learn about our mission, vision and challenges.
At 9ijakids, we jump out of bed each morning because we want our children to be proudly Nigerian, successful entrepreneurs, lovers of God and to take the world by storm. While others are busy training children to be employees, we are inspiring children to be successful in business, great citizens and hot for Christ.
How are we doing this you may ask? We are using games as a tool to help children develop an entrepreneurial mindset, teach them the values that make them upright Christians and make the world a better place.
Titi is a seasoned Management Consultant with over 18 years working experience. She started working in the banking sector before she joined one of the Big Four Multinational Audit and Consulting firm where she worked for over 10years providing business solutions to clients spanning a number industries – Telecom, Financial Services, Oil and Gas, etc. Titi rose to Senior Manager level before joining a multi million dollar fast food restaurant as a member of the Executive Management team. She founded 9ijakids with two of her sisters with a vision of developing learning games and resources that make learning fun.
Titi has a BSC in Mechanical Engineering. She is currently the Chairperson of Bethesda Child Support Agency a Lagos based NGO that provides free education to children in poor communities in Nigeria. Titi has taught as a volunteer teacher at the children church of her church for the past 13years. She is married and mother to two boisterous young boys aged 6yrs and 9years. Her passion has always been on education and making learning fun for kids
Yeside is a project management professional (PMP) based in Lagos Nigeria. She started out with IBFC Agusto Training and moved on to Accenture one of the leading global consulting firms and eventually became an entrepreneur. She has over 10 years consulting experience covering deployment of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions, process optimization and improvement, market analytics, performance management as well as training. She has worked with clients from different industries within and outside the country before going to start her own IT solutions company. She is one of the founding members of 9ijakids.
She holds a B.Sc in Computer Science from the prestigious University of Lagos. She is married with two young children who keep her quite active. Her hobbies include reading, learning new things, playing and developing games. She’s quite passionate about raising children with godly values who excel in academics and are a source of pride to their societies.
Dayo is a UK based Entrepreneur, Startup Mentor and Technology Consultant. She started her career as a Computer Engineer with International Computer Limited (ICL) in Nigeria before relocating to the UK. She has over 30 years of management experience spanning innovation, data analytics, artificial intelligence, digital transformation and product development with organisations such as Coca-Cola, ITV, South-Eastern Train and Network Rail. She is one of the founding members of 9ijakids.
Dayo holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Maths and Statistics from the University of London and a B.Sc. in Computer Engineering from OAU, Nigeria. She is married with 2 daughters who are UK based entrepreneurs in their mid-twenties. Her passions include mentoring entrepreneurs to deliver innovative products using artificial intelligence and training children to code.
Fisayo Heads the Science Department at a British school based in Dubai. She started her career in banking in Nigeria where she worked for over 7 years managing and providing tailored services for high net worth individuals before relocating to Dubai. She is keen about innovation and mentoring linked to teaching and learning which lead to her retraining to become a teacher and has risen in her career to head of science at her school. She mentors teacher trainees from universities in Dubai and also carries out in house staff training linked to innovation and best teaching practices.
Fisayo holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Education from the University of Nottingham and a B.Sc in Insurance from University of Lagos, Nigeria. She has two teenage daughters who keep her on her toes. She is passionate about equipping people to overcome their limitations and work towards achieving clear goals. Her hobbies include dancing, tinkering and reading sci-fi novels.