It was all glitz and glamour, Friday, 8th August 2019, as Xpress Payment Solutions Limited, a Financial Technology company based in Lagos, joined the rest of the world in celebrating the International Womenâ€™s Day.
Using the #Balanceforbetter, millions of women across the world united to celebrate their accomplishments and express more hopes for gender equality.
The theme for this yearâ€™s celebration had been Think Equal, Build Smart, innovate for change, and some female members of staff of Xpress Payments wasted no time in expressing what this auspicious day meant to them.
In a short video uploaded across all Xpress Paymentsâ€™ Social Media Handles, Omotunde Akinsola, the Companyâ€™s Legal Secretary believes women need a day to celebrate all of their struggles and achievements, while Olubukola Akinsanya, a Client Relationship Officer believes women should indeed have a dedicated day for celebrating achievements and endless opportunities.
in a similar vein, Olateju Adegboyega, a Customer Service Representative was full of praise for women and their roles. She especially revered the role of the late Doctor Ameyo Adadevoh, who sacrificed her life to prevent the spread of Ebola in Nigeria, while Harriet Ikhenebome, a Products Development and Innovation Officer, extolled the greatness and power of women all over the world.
The company rounded off the celebrations with the distribution of cupcakes for the women, as well as a large cake for the entire members of the company all captured in wonderful pictures and videos.