Nigerian Muslim Women to Follow on Social Media in 2024

Social media platforms have given people and societies, the ability to renegotiate deeply held beliefs about religion and authority. Additionally, it gives young Muslims the freedom to express themselves, explore their hobbies, and build safe havens in virtual social worlds.

It doesn’t matter if you consider yourself to be a Gummie or Millennial Muslim. Regardless of age, the reality is that the internet and technology have fundamentally changed the way of life for Muslims in the twenty-first century. Real people have worked extremely hard to make life better for Muslims and other people.

The Muslim Voice NG have put together a list of some of the most hardworking Muslim women on Instagram and other social media platforms in response to our outpouring of support for the Nigerian Muslim community on these platforms.

This time, check out our list of Muslim women who are making a big difference in their communities through their work in the fields of entrepreneurship, technology, the arts, health, education, journalism, lifestyle, community development and more. This is a growing list of Nigerian Muslim women that you should follow:

Olubunmi Otufowora

Olubunmi Otufowora is a highly successful Nigerian entrepreneur, widely recognised as the founder and CEO of Boomsky Smoothies, a natural fruit processing company that produces 100% natural Smoothies and Juices.

Born on the 25th of June 1979 to a devout Muslim middle-class family, Olubunmi grew up in various parts of Nigeria due to the nature of her father’s job. Still, she is an indigene of Ijebu Ode, Ogun State, Nigeria. Her mother, Mrs O. K. Onabule, is a UK-trained nurse, and her father, Engineer M.O. A Onabule, is a retired senior engineer with the NNPC.

Olubunmi attended Federal Government Girl’s College Abuloma Rivers State, where she obtained her SSCE. In 2000, she received her Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Her passion for entrepreneurship led her to pursue a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Lagos.

Olubunmi’s career journey has been nothing short of inspiring. She began as a pharmacist at a teaching hospital, where she completed her NYSC. Later, she landed a job at one of Nigeria’s leading telecommunications firms. She became the head of a new department through sheer hard work and dedication. After fourteen years of service, she left to pursue her passion for smoothies, which started as a side hustle with a small capital but grew into a thriving business that she had to leave her job to manage full-time. Boomsky Smoothies officially began operations in 2010. Her story is a testament to the power of determination, hard work, and a willingness to take risks to achieve one’s dreams.

Boomsky Smoothies has grown rapidly under Olubunmi’s leadership, and the company now has a significant presence in Nigeria’s health and wellness industry. Her commitment to quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction has earned her numerous accolades and awards.

Follow her on Instagram @mrs_otus • LinkedIn @Olubunmi Otufowora • X  @Boomsky2010 • Facebook
@Bunmi Otufowora

Rahmot Oshoala

Rahmot is a highly skilled and seasoned software developer based in United Kingdom, bringing over a decade of expertise in .NET development to the table. With a strong focus on Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), she has cultivated an extensive background in working with Microsoft Business Central, showcasing her proficiency in crafting robust and efficient solutions for business management.

Rahmot’s educational journey has been marked by distinction and excellence. She holds a MBA in Finance and Investment from Ahmadu Bello University in Nigeria. Her undergraduate studies include a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Computer Science and Statistics from the University of Nigeria. Recently, Rahmot further enriched her skill set by pursuing a master’s degree in Big Data Analytics at University of Derby, United Kingdom. This academic endeavour reflects her commitment to staying at the forefront of technological advancements and leveraging data-driven insights to enhance decision-making processes.

Her dedication to personal development is evident in her impressive list of certifications which include Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS), Microsoft Certified IT Professional, Database Developer (MCITP), certifications in Dynamics 365 and Azure Data Fundamentals. Her continuous pursuit of learning and improvement has contributed significantly to her extensive knowledge and skill set. Rahmot has also achieved Advanced Diploma and Diploma qualifications from NIIT, further demonstrating her commitment to ongoing education.

Currently, Rahmot serves as a Senior Consultant at Attain Enterprise Solutions in Kenya and the COO Teknohub Solutions Management Limited in Nigeria. In this role, she plays a crucial advisory role in the field of ERP, providing guidance and expertise to clients such as Stanbic IBTC Pensions, ARM Pensions, NNPC Pension, and more. Her wealth of experience and qualifications make her an invaluable asset in the realm of data analysis and Microsoft Dynamics consulting.

As a Nigerian professional, Rahmot embodies a global perspective, combining her international education with her rich experience in the Nigerian tech landscape. Her unique blend of technical prowess in software development and expertise in data analysis positions her as a valuable asset in today’s dynamic and data-centric IT industry.

Follow her on LinkedIn @Rahmah Omotoyosi Oshoala • X  @Rah_Toy • Facebook @Rahmot Oshoala

Sherifah Aromasodu-Adenekan

This is Sherifah Aromasodu-Adenekan, an Interior Design Expert and the Creative Lead of DaZees Furniture and Interiors.

She specializes in providing bespoke interior solutions that focused on contemporary designs, using her strong Experience in AutoCAD first. She makes space soothing to the eyes and relaxing to the body especially Homes and offices.

Before now, Sherifah had worked with Intercontinental Bank, Accenture and Airtel Nigeria as a Data Analyst. She has traveled to the United Kingdom on several occasions to expand her knowledge on Interior Designing and also worked extensively there, as a female, she finds Entrepreneurship very interesting.

The best marketing isn’t about making people fall for your products, it’s about amplifying their needs, addressing their fears, and exciting them to action.

Sherifah maximises creative opportunities wherever they appear. She is highly creative, loves what she does, has passion for beautiful solutions — As a Problem Solver.

She has a breadth of experience – having created great work for big international brands, small startups, and everything in between.

She does Award winning works and always lovely to see! She knows the difference between decoration and creative problem solving. She is a Product of her Knowledge and Experiences.

She has a strong set of core design skills with the ability to think strategically and problem solve as an Engineer on another side, she naturally brings these together to create compelling design solutions.

She is not just a visual thinker, she makes her ideas come alive with words and across different media too.

As the Director of Interiors by DaZees, Sherifah creates time to work more on her Clients’ Specifications and Choices; Customer’s Choice of fabrics, colour scheme, the quality of other consumables and patterns, these are key parts of the projects so she faces it squarely.

“Interiorsbydazeesng” is available to travel, we do nationwide delivery to give your space an amazing look and we don’t compromise on our standards. When it comes to combining colors, choice of Sofa fabrics, window blinds and furniture styles to make a good-looking space, give it to her!

She does her work passionately.

Follow her on Instagram @interiorsbydazeesng • X  @interiorsByDaZees • Facebook @DaZees Furniture and Interiors

Muibat Adesola Adeniran

Dr Muibat Adeniran; a board certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (OBGYN) with over a decade experience in female reproductive health.

She is passionate about helping women achieve and maintain optimal health and wellness, with special interest in fertility management.

Dr Muibat received her medical (MBBS) degree from LAUTECH and completed her residency training in O and G at the LAUTECH Teaching Hospital, Ogbomoso, Nigeria.

Currently, she practices both in a government teaching hospital and her own private hospital where she provides comprehensive obstetric and gynecological care to women of all ages.

Besides her clinical work, she teaches medical students at both under and postgraduate levels, does medical researches, content creation and she has published some articles. She also has few digital products in the making.

Most importantly, Dr Muibat is a Muslimah, a wife, a mother, and a strong advocate of women’s health.

Follow her on Instagram @maigynae_dr • LinkedIn @Muibat Adeniran • Facebook
@Dr Muibat Adeniran – OBGYN

Salmah Adetutu Lawal

Salmah is a Human Resource and Communications consultant, a certified NLP coach, a content developer, a Television programme presenter, producer, a writer, and an avid reader. She reads a minimum of 20 good books monthly. She graduated from Lagos State University, Faculty of English Education in 2000 and also has a MBA (Human Resource Management) from the same university.

She belongs to various professional bodies which includes; The International Institute of Business
Analysts (IIBA), The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), Chartered Institute of Administration ((CIA).

She started her career with the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) in 2001. She rose through the ranks and after 16 years of works experience with the largest Television network in Africa, she voluntarily retired to her own private business.

She is a published author of two books, FORTIFIED and ISLAM IS BEAUTIFUL.

Her personal vision is to always ADD VALUE – as she never wants to leave people the way she meets them. Her personal website – has a lot of free resources that can help visitors have a positive transformational mindset.

She currently runs a HR & training consulting firm, EssQuizit Consult LLC in Maryland USA.

Knowing very well that Purpose, Good leadership and Professional growth are what people want from their work life – she is passionate about helping people balance and maximize the PURPOSE for which they were created so that they can achieve these.

Follow her on Instagram @salmahadetutu • LinkedIn @Salmah Adetutu Lawal • X  @AdetutuSalmah • Facebook @Salmah Adetutu Lawal

Nafisat Abdul Rasaq

Nafisat Abdulrasaq, an ardent explorer on the journey of self-discovery. By day, she is a dedicated preschool teacher and trainer at Radiant Touch EduConsult, an educational consulting firm committed to instilling best practices and crafting resources essential to the preschool education realm.

In addition to her role in education, she wears multiple hats. She proudly the founder of @Muslimah’s Hangout, a vibrant support network for Muslim women. There, they delve into realms of self-discovery, personal development, women’s empowerment, marital matters, spirituality, and the pursuit of overall life satisfaction.

Several years ago, Nafisat set forth on a blogging endeavor with @nafisustain, where she craft articles centered on personal development, impart wisdom nuggets, and share motivational stories tailored for both singles and married individuals. Her passion lie in igniting inspiration and providing unwavering support, believing wholeheartedly that words of encouragement possess the power to propel people toward self-actualization.

Lately, Nafisat embarking on an exciting venture coined “Vibrant Mums.” Through this initiative, she aims to empower mothers, helping them embrace their vital roles while simultaneously pursuing their personal aspirations. Valuable tips and insights are generously shared across her social media platforms, particularly @nafisustain.

Nafisat also takes immense pride in being the author of two impactful books: “GET INSPIRED: Awaken Unfurl Become” and “Vibrant Mum.” Additionally, she crafted “30 DAYS POSITIVE AFFIRMATIONS CARDS FOR WOMEN,” a powerful tool for fostering positivity and growth.

As a mother of four beautiful children, Nafisat intimately understands the intricate balance between nurturing motherhood and striving for personal development.

Follow her on Instagram @nafisustain • LinkedIn @Nafisat Abdulrasaq • X  @nafisustain • Facebook
@Nafisat Abdulrasaq

Kaothar Afolabi Olaniyan

A multifaceted woman, Kaothar Afolabi Olaniyan is a dedicated businesswoman, trained and distinguished real estate consultant, product manager, business coach, brand strategist, and Lagos, Nigeria-born entrepreneur. She earned a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry in September 2015 from the esteemed Osun State University, Osogbo, Nigeria.

Kaothar is currently the Chief Executive Officer at Hibah Consulting Limited. Hibah Consulting Limited, a business and real estate consulting firm in Lagos, founded in June, 2022. At Hibah, she provides unique solutions to businesses using her expertise in business strategy and product management.

On December 2023, her real estate company Hibah Realty was honoured as the ‘Exceptional Brand of the Year’ by Ace Real Estate Development Limited; Hibah Realty was also awarded the Exceptional Brand Of The Year and Customer Service Excellence Of The Year. Kaothar was awarded the Top Selling Female Realtor in Lagos.

Her company Hibah Consulting Limited has hosted two biggest Islamic Business Workshop tagged “Business the way Allah wants it” 1.0 & 2.0 in Lagos with thousands people as participants. The seminar teaches Muslim business owners how to run their businesses in an Islamic way such as avoiding interest, unlawful earnings, and shady business transactions.

Kaothar is also a published author of “100 affirmations for Muslims from verses of the Noble Quran and Hadith of Prophet Muhammad”. A book written for the Muslims of the 21st century to remind them one of the most important things in their lives which is Al-Islam and seeking the pleasure of Allah with worldly activities. “In this book, there are over 100 affirmations that you will find more attachment to by reading the accompanying verse of the Quran and authentic narrations from the Prophet Muhammad alayhis Salam.”

Follow her on Instagram @thekaothar • LinkedIn @Kaothar Olaniyan • X  @thecoachkaothar • Facebook
@Kaothar Afolabi-Olaniyan

Olushola Folake Mutiat

Olushola Folake Mutiat, is a mass communications and new media professional who helps organisations and individuals achieve their publicity, branding and strategic communications goals using her wide media influence.

With more than a decade of experience in print, broadcast and new media platforms, Mutiat is a highly skilled broadcaster, writer, content producer, blogger and master of ceremonies whose services are in-demand and accessible. For several years, she has been a brand influencer of Nigeria’s no. 1 cooking brand, Maggi; health presenter on Midland 99.1fm Kwara, Nigeria; and on-air personality with Radio Kwara, Ilorin Nigeria.

Mutiat’s professional training includes mass communications, presentation and digital marketing trainings at the Bayero University Kano, University of Ilorin, National Broadcast Academy, and the West Africa Broadcast & Media Academy. She obtained a B. A in History from the University of Ilorin.

Follow her on Instagram @black_beauty4muty • X @blackbeauty4mu1 • Facebook @O. F. M on Radio

Nimat Popoola

Born Nimotalai Ajike Popoola on the 11th day of September 1986.

Nimat Popoola is a multiple award winning real estate consultant and a devout Muslim based in Lagos, Nigeria.

She is passionate about helping Nigerians in Diaspora build and multiply wealth through Real Estate Investment.

She consults through BRG (Billionaires Realtors Group) a leading real estate brokerage company in Nigeria that offers wide range of services and solutions to clients.

Nimat has a strong online presence with 5000 friends and followers on Facebook,where she shares valuable insights and tips on real estate, personal finance and lifestyle.

She is also an avid reader,a fitness enthusiast, a wife and a mother of two beautiful children.

Nimat believes that real estate is not just a business, but a way of creating positive impact and legacy in the world.

She is always ready to assist her clients with their real estate needs and goals whether they are looking for a home, a land or a commercial property.

After leaving her work at Guarantee Trust Bank, her focus has been on real estate and she has never looked back.

Follow her on Instagram @neem_neems • Facebook
@Nimat Popoola

AlJannah Adedamola Sanni

AlJannah Adedamola Sanni has her educational background in Social and Behavioral Sciences (HND degree holder in Sociology, Bachelors and Masters of Science degree holder in Social Work and Masters of Public Health degree holder).

She is a book, article, short story writer, and story writer for film writer, poetess, linguaphile, polyglot (her expertise in each language differs; Yoruba and English (Professional), Spanish (Intermediate), French and Arabic (Beginner), Hausa (less than one percent), and Portuguese (can only translate to English), literary critic and a researcher. AlJannah write based on the Islamic Perspective, the Social and Behavioral Science discipline, and Nigerian society, mainly the Yoruba culture. She is in the process of authoring a storybook and one of the books she have written. The majority of her articles are found on Academia and LinkedIn. AlJannah’s hobbies are writing, researching and coloring.

AlJannah has assisted the less privilege by joining Hibnaan Foundation’s team, which is meant for helping Nigerians financially. She is passionate about assisting the vulnerable ones (domestic violence, and rape) mainly those who are victims of domestic violence and males accused of domestic violence which is one of her goal is to have a Non-Governmental Organization that would focus on these issues, and in her NGO, she would work with lawyers, social workers, doctors, psychologists and those that need to be worked with. AlJannah also dreams of working with statistics that would be of help to mothers and children. She would like to work with the World Health Organizations such as UNESCO, UNICEF and WHO to help eradicate health issues arising in the underdeveloped countries, especially those concerning children and their nutrition. AlJannah would also like to empower women who are in domestic violence by finding them resources in regards to employment and housing. She is currently, based in Maryland, USA.

Follow her on LinkedIn @AlJannat Sanni • Facebook
@AlJannah Sanni

Billyhadiat Taofeeqoh Adeola

Billyhadiat Taofeeqoh Adeola is a mandala artist passionate about social injustice. Before delving into mandala art, she found herself drawn to poetry and has authored the chapbook, “December Begins the New Year.” She is a contributor to the Africa Writers Series and earned a spot on the shortlist for the PIN Poetically Written Prose Competition.

While she doesn’t consider herself a poet anymore, you can find her handmade Mandala art on her instagram page @ Tawfiqah_ and as well as the walls of many homes both in Nigeria and abroad.

Tawfiqah is passionate about issues affecting the lives of girls and women to improve their quality life and foster a healthier and better society .
She is active on Facebook at Tawfiqah Billyhadiat Adeola where she frequently writes about female problems.

She is currently based in Ibadan and looks forward to further contributions to humanity through art, advocacy and health.

Follow her on Instagram @Tawfiqah_ • Facebook @Tawfiqah Billyhadiat Adeola

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One comment on “Nigerian Muslim Women to Follow on Social Media in 2024

Lateefah Abdulroheem

Barakallahu fikum.
I’m inspired by them, May Allah continue to increase them in beneficial knowledge and preserve them upon goodness.

I will follow them to learn from them Insha Allah.


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