Cherie Blair Foundation for Women, Nigeria 2014
Catherine Raynor, Mile 91, interviewing Esther who runs a party and events decorations company in Nigeria.
Esther Igwe in her shop 'Goshen Decorates', where she makes and sells decorations for parties and events, Nigeria.
Esther attended a business training workshop with Youth for Technology and also signed up to receive the business support texts.
She has learnt a lot from the course and the text messages; including business planning, capital investment, diversifying incomes streams and improving customer relationship management. She says profit is up 40% as a result, that her confidence has improved.
Esther started her business in 2010 because she had given birth to twins and with her previous three children the family were struggling financially.