Duchess Bolaji Odunuga, a seasoned security analyst, and the CEO of Duke and Duchess International Magazines, is a woman of substance who is inspiring many black and African women across the world. Her magazines promote the achievements and relevance of African descent in all aspects of life.
Bolaji’s journey into the media space began in 2006, and her passion for promoting the wealth of milestone achievements and relevance of African descent led to the birth of her internationally renowned magazine, Duchess International Magazine, in 2014. Since then, she has launched the print edition of the magazine in Nigeria, reaching a wider audience.
Bolaji’s relentless drive for excellence and focus on promoting the achievements of African descents has brought Duke and Duchess International Magazines to the forefront of the publishing industry, and the response so far has been amazing. Her work has not gone unnoticed, and in 2020, she was recognized as one of the top 100 influential Nigerian women in the UK.
Bolaji is a woman of many parts, a mum to three lovely boys, an SAP analyst, a publisher, and a CEO. She believes in the importance of being a complete woman, living in abundance, knowing your self-worth, loving yourself, and knowing your strength. Her emphasis is on the importance of a woman knowing herself, her inner strength, and discovering herself.
Love, respect, and integrity are three powerful qualities that truly define her, as she believes that every woman has to love herself first before she can love her children, partner, sister, or mum. Bolaji has always emphasized the importance of respect, stating that she treats people as she wants them to treat her. Meeting her, you will get a sense of who she is. Integrity is paramount to her, and her reputation precedes her.
Bolaji’s philosophy in life is anchored on the need to make an impact on people’s lives. She believes that everyone has a purpose in life, and it is essential to identify that purpose and work towards fulfilling it. Her passion for promoting the achievements of African descent has not gone unnoticed, and she has received recognition for her work from the Nigerian Community Leeds.
Bolaji Odunuga is a woman of substance who embodies the virtues of a complete woman. Her impact on the publishing industry and the promotion of African culture cannot be overstated. Through Duke and Duchess International Magazines, she has given a voice to African descent, highlighting their achievements and promoting their relevance in all endeavors of life. Duchess Bolaji, we celebrate you and your impact around the world.