Cameroon: TEDx Ngoaekélé makes 2019 conference a success.

Coordinated by Hapsatou Nadia, it is the first time the Yaounde inhabitants are discovering this self organized event that bring people together to share ideas.

Organised on Saturday December 14, 2019 at the “Hotel des Députés in Cameroon’s political capital, it brought together 5 Speakers.They are Reine Mbang Essobmadje, Pr Justine DIFFO, Aeisatou Bouba, Marylène

Owona and Aminatou Saher, all entrepreneurs and women of integrity.

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, two TED talks video were projected for participants to watch. That of H. E Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, former Liberian president and Asheri Kílo, Secretary of state at the ministry of

basic education. They both talked of their experiences and called on young girls and women to continue working harder for their communities and nations irrespective of their Gender.

One Day of learning, sharing ideas and getting inspired,

LEDX First conference in Yaounde

Five Speakers sharing diverse ideas,

Over 80 Attendees ready to take their turn.

Centered on topics like “I Have No Identity”, “I Am a Girl And Not a Bride”, “Positive Thoughts To Build A Wealthy Country”, and “Finding The Resilience Within”, the Talks combined to spark deep discussion and

connection between speakers and participants.

Note that this TEDx events are organized independently and Cameroon has three zones namely, TEDx Bamenda, TEDx Bonanjo and TEDx Ngoaekélé.

By Subiru Madina