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     Dec 16, 2013

A family tragedy inspired Costello to pursue her dreams and ideas.

This is a personal story about the strength of beautiful ideas and how difficult the battle to let them shine can be. Costello’s mother was an activist that fought for democracy in Nigeria. She was killed by the military. Find out about what Hafsat did to honor her mother and continue her wonderful work. 


Hafsat Abiola-Costello is the Executive Director of the Kudirat Initiative for Democracy, KIND, an NGO that seeks to empower democracy and development in Nigeria through the strengthening of organizations and the creation of initiatives that advance women’s position. To learn more about Hafsat Abiola-Costello and her work, just click here.



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