For the “restless” Lagos-based businesswoman Temitope Omotolani, failure is an integral part of success. In our series #Limitless, which profiles women creating waves in male-dominated industries, she explains how failure should be demystified and celebrated just as much as its vaunted counterpart.
Tragedy struck Temitope Omotolani early. In 1990, when she was five years old, her father passed away. Shortly after, fire gutted her mother’s fabric and jewelry store. To make matters worse, extended family members swooped in and sold her father’s property, leaving her and her mother with nothing. Read more on True Africa.