In an era when women are running the world, becoming world leaders and changing the game in business, it is very easy to believe that it is our own doing that has allowed us to reach such great heights.
There was a time when girls did not have access to certain amenities like bank services. Their voices were stifled and the best a woman could do by any standards is get married to an old man in the village.
Women who came before us fought hard to break the barriers so that we could have an opportunity to make something of ourselves.
Despite being labelled rebels, feminists and uncouth, they relentlessly pushed and have allowed us the freedoms we have today.
Here are such women who pioneered a difference in their different fields. Click “Continue Reading” to meet them