Powede Eniola Awujo is indeed a woman who wears many hats. She’s famous for her beauty queen status yet that’s not all. The ex-beauty queen is also a registered pilot, nurse and entrepreneur. Today November 22, 2018, marks another milestone in her life as she turns 27.
To celebrate her, we’ve put together some noteworthy facts we believe you might not be aware of.
1. Early Life
Powede Awujo was born on the 22nd of November, 1991. Her parents hail from different ethnic groups. Her dad is Ijaw while her mum is Yoruba. She is the last born and only girl.
2. Education & Career
Powede has a nursing degree from the Niger Delta State University, Bayelsa. The model is also an Aviation pilot with an excellent PR relation with the flight clients. She got certified by the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA).
In 2013, Powede contested for the Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria beauty pageant and emerged as the 2nd runner up earning her the title of MBGN Miss Tourism. She went on to represent Nigeria in the 2013 Miss Tourism competition.
Asides being a pilot and nurse, Awujo is also the CEO of Tods and kids, a retail children’s quality clothing store that renders the service of making baby shopping fun for grown-ups.
Powede also has a foundation called Powede Lawrence Foundation which aim is to advocate for people living with disabilities and the less privileged in the society.