Billionaire businesswoman, Folorunso Alakija pens heartwarming message to men on International Men’s Day

"Men are just as much in need of celebration and support as women" - Billionaire businesswoman, Folorunso?Alakija writes as she celebrates International Men

Billionaire businesswoman, Folorunso Alakija pens heartwarming message to men on International Men’s Day. The richest woman in Africa, Folorunso Alakija, has said that men are just as much in need of celebration and support as women. The philanthropist stated this today, November 19, as she joined the world to mark International Men’s Day. 

Read what she wrote below…

“Today is International Men’s Day. You may wonder why we need a day apart to celebrate men,” she wrote. “According to World Health Organization, across the world, suicide rates are significantly higher for men compared to women. 

“Like women, men are also imprisoned by unrealistic societal expectations and stereotypes. “It is my opinion that men are just as much in need of celebration and support as women. A thriving society cannot be possible without equal focus on both genders. “I celebrate all the incredible men who are positive role models to young ones and a loving pillar of strength to their families and communities.” 

"Men are just as much in need of celebration and support as women" - Billionaire businesswoman, Folorunso?Alakija writes as she celebrates International Men

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