UK-Based Author, Ibitola Ojoye-Adebayo Set To Empower The Girl-Child With New Book, ‘My Name Is Lizzy Adams’

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UK-based International multiple award-winning author, Ibitola Ojoye-Adebayo is finalising preparations to launch her new book titled, ‘My Name is Lizzy Adams’.

My Name is Lizzy Adams, which is the introductory part of the Lizzy Adams boarding school mysteries contains experiences, travails and lessons which develops the African girl-child into a strong, determined and brave woman, despite the limitations, restrictions and unbearable circumstances she grapples with.

Ibitola  Ojoye-Adebayo is  a UK-based  International  multi-award  winning  author,  podcaster, host  and  creator  of  The  Insight  of  an  Author  Show and the creator of the ‘Lizzy Adams Brand’.  Ibitola is a graduate of the University of Portsmouth with a BSc in Pharmacology.  Her  genre  of  writing  is  Contemporary  Romance with a  twist,  which is a  portal  into  her  mind  and  soul.  Sparked  with a  passion  for  gothic horror,  mystery  and romance novels;  her  top  writing  influences  include Virginia Andrews  and Stephen King.

Ibitola  Ojoye-Adebayo who founded and hosts the Insight of an Author Show is committed  to inspiring people because she started her  journey  alone and  she came  across  many  rejections as  well.  She is  committed  to ensuring  authors  and lovers  of  books  interact,  benefit  and  get thoroughly  inspired  by  the stories  they  all  share and  the  passion  they  all  have.

This epoch-making launch which is strictly by invitation is scheduled to hold on Friday, 16th December, 2016 in Ikeja, Lagos with the Red Carpet which starts at 2:30 pm.

The Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and former First Lady of Lagos State and Founder of LEARN NGO/Ella Cares, Dame Emmanuella Abimbola Fashola are among prominent Nigerians and international dignitaries expected at the launch.

Ibitola wants to change mind-sets that have long-prevented girls from pursuing their dreams.  Her aim is for the girl-child to reach their full potential and live their best life story. Her ‘Lizzy Adams’ platform aims to empower the girl-child by directing them through the path that would empower and inspire them to becoming the very best at their chosen career paths.

Through this platform, the girl-child will be able to speak out and address the issues facing her generation, and act as a role model to younger peers.

As part of her mission to inspire, mentor and nurture the girl-child, Ibitola Ojoye-Adebayo created the ‘Face of Lizzy Adams Competition.’

lizzy-adams-compitetion-jpg-360nobsThe Face of Lizzy Adams competition will be one of the ways for us to establish our ethos above. The Face of Lizzy Adams competition would be an annual project where we would discover a young girl of Nigerian origin who would emerge the Brand Ambassador and the Face of Lizzy Adams to the general public. The age range will increase each competition year, and to start off this competition year we will be looking at girls between the age of 12 and 14.

The winner of the Face of Lizzy Adams competition shall be announced and unveiled to the public, among ten finalists on the day of the launch.

The winner shall get a One-Year endorsement as Ambassador and gets her profile and pictures in ALL copies of ‘My Name is Lizzy Adams’. Other benefits include: educational support and sponsorship, travel opportunities all around the world, among others.

The Lizzy Adams Fan Club shall also be launched on the day and all finalists of the Face of Lizzy Adams’ shall be registered into the Fan Club automatically at the launch.

Ibitola Ojoye-Adebayo is a proud recipient of numerous local and international awards, some of them are: ‘The  Author  of  the  Year  Award’  at  the  Divas of  Colour  Awards  UK  2015. ‘Author of the Year’ at the C-HUB Creativity Awards 2015, ‘Author of the Year’ at the African Women Rock Awards UK 2015, ‘Diaspora  Writer  of  the  Year’ at  the  Nigerian  Writers  Awards  2016,‘Most Outstanding Author of the year’ Award at The Highflyer Entrepreneurs Online Award 2016 and ‘Best Author’ at the  just-concluded BEFFTA AWARDS UK 2016.

She has been nominated to many awards which are set to hold within the 2016 and 2017 all around the world.

The official hash tag for the launch of ‘My Name is Lizzy Adams’ is #IamLizzyAdams

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