Uche Pedro is an award-winning Nigerian media tech entrepreneur. She is the founder and CEO of BellaNaija, a media tech brand known for entertainment and lifestyle content.
Uche was born and raised in Nigeria. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the prestigious Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario, Canada.
She is passionate about impacting her community and nurturing the next generation. She is the founder of #BNDoGooD – an impact-driven enterprise which consistently supports a wide variety of non-profits and social impact organizations including LEAP Africa, Slum2School, Django Girls, Junior Achievement Nigeria, etc.
She serves as an inspiration to other women and budding entrepreneurs in Nigeria and globally. She has received numerous awards and recognitions including the UNFPA/UNICEF awards for her efforts and contributions toward ending female genital mutilation (FGM) in Nigeria.