Lagos - Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde , Waje and Yemi Alade have now gone on social media to push Poverty Is Sexist’ campaign,
using what they call a’strengthie’.
features people across the globe taking selfies of themselves while
flexing their arms in a notion to portray their strength and show
solidarity for girls and women.
The symbol is now being used to
promote the song, ‘Strong Girl’ featuring Waje, Yemi Alade, Victoria
Kamani, Judith Sephuma, Vanessa Mdee, Selmor Mtukudzi, Gabriea
andArielle T worldwide.
International activisits such as Arianna
Huffington, Mary J. Blige, Malala Yousafzai, producer/director Shonda
Rhimes and actress Danai Gurira have began posting strengthies to their
social media accounts in support of the campaign.