Gwen Divy Ifeson is our guest on the 15 QUESTIONS Series today! Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org, if you like to be a guest!
Gwen Divy Ifeson is a radio presenter, blogger and humanitarian.
She answers our HOT questions below!
If you were the President for one day and you have the power to fix one thing in Nigeria, what will it be and WHY?
One thing I would love to fix if given that opportunity is to declare National Food day where government gives out food to all citizens for free. Thereby fixing hunger which is in line with SDGs “Zero Hunger”
What is the most annoying thing you have heard people say about women in Nigeria?
That every Nigerian woman cannot break a kolanut because we are women. I still don’t know why its a biggy in the eastern part of the country where I come from.
What is the one most important thing about being a woman that you would want your daughter to know?
I must let my daughter know that her body is het pride and that is a special something. Don’t ever let any person shame you.
Do you believe in gender equality? Why or Why not?
I partially do believe in gender equality you know because I believe there are times we should be equal and certainly there are times we should not. So I wouldn’t say I support gender equality in general.
If you were able to live to the age of 90 and retain either the mind or body of a 30-year old, which would you choose?
Lol. nice question I would love to retain the body of a 30 than the mind. Some people say the older the wiser so I would be glad having the body of a 30year old and the mind of a 90 year old.
What is your opinion of the Nigerian woman?
The Nigerian woman is a certain set of being who can do anything to bring food on the table of her family. The Nigerian woman is the backbone of every family. The Nigerian woman is indeed the salt of this nation because we woman do add flavor to everything we do no matter where we find ourselves.
If you could wake up tomorrow having gained one special quality or ability, what would it be?
Ability to say No. I was thought while growing up to embrace everything and yes it has affected my decision and how I approach life. Most times I find it difficult to say No and people do use it against me.
If a crystal ball could tell you the truth about yourself, your life, the future or anything else, what would you want to know? Why or why not?
I would love to know about the future…What is in stock for me. How long am I gonna still be alive? How many people I have impacted their lives positively.
Your house, containing everything you own, catches fire. After saving your loved ones, you have time to safely make a final dash to save any one item What would it be? Why?
hahaha interesting. Thank God you said family first. okay cool an item I would really go pick is my ATM card. so I can at least withdraw something to buy little things including food that will keep us going for a while. I hate bank stress too so loosing my ATM card go pain me wella.
If you don’t have to worry about making money, what would you do all day?
I will be eating and sleeping.
If you could go back in time, what year would you travel to? What happened that year?
I will gladly go back to 1997 when I had an accident at 6 and was bedridden for a leg actually the accident affected my walking movement up till today although i have gotten over it pains. I wish it never happened.
How do you think your friends would describe you?
Hahaha if I’m to speak for my friends i would say a goal getter and the girl with a golden heart.
Would you like to be famous? In what way?
Is there something that you’ve dreamt of doing for a long time? Why haven’t you done it?
I have dreamt of traveling around the world like going on a vacation to every continent. One country per continent but see me na where I see money?
Would you be willing to have horrible nightmares for a year if you would be rewarded with extraordinary wealth for a life time? Why or Why not?
This is quite tricky o. Nightmare? a year? Hell No. I love a reserved life and guess what I love good sleep and peace of mind.