Here’s the list of Nigerian women who have their names in Guinness World Records — and yes, we are looking forward to updating this list by a lot.
Kafayat Oluwatoyin Shafau
Kafayat Oluwatoyin Shafau popularly known as Kaffy broke the world longest dancing record with a time of 52 hours and 3 minutes in 2006.
She now works as dancer, choreographer, fitness coach and dance instructor while she runs her own dance school, Imagneto Dance Company.
The 36-year-old is married with two children.
Tuedon Omatsola Morgan
Tuedon Omatsola Morgan is a Nigerian-British woman who received the Guinness World Records title for the fastest time to complete a half marathon on each continent and the North Pole with 62 days 12 hr 58 min 49 sec. She achieved this at 42.
Married with four kids, Tuedon started her journey with a desire to change her unhealthy lifestyle.
The Dafinone family for having most chartered accountants in one family. Three sons and two daughters all qualified as members of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales between 1986 and 1999. Their father became a member of the same institution in 1963.
Daphne Omueya Dafinone and Joy Ufuoma Dafinone are the two women.