#28 Fakiyesi Abisola Anthonia
Spotlight: Fakiyesi Abisola Anthonia – Footballer and FIFA gamer
This interview is a republished interview. This week we’re celebrating African women in eSports and their position in the games industry. Meet Fakiyesi, a promising 18-year-old Nigerian footballer and gamer. Not only does she play FIFA, but Fakiyesi also showcases her own football highlights on her growing YouTube Channel, Abisola _games. Get to know Fakiyesi, […]
#15 Kike Ayoola
Fakiyesi is a talented teen footballer from Nigeria who loves playing FIFA as well. She is known on twitter for clips showcasing her talent.
#14 Joy Ajayi
Kike is a game writer currently working for Twin Drums on their afro-fantasy tabletop RPG and upcoming digital game, The Wagadu Chronicles. Get to know about her and how her Nigerian heritage has contributed to the game.
#3 Adefoyeke Ajao
Introducing Joy Ajayi, a gameplay programmer from Lagos, Nigeria. Joy is not just dedicated to a career in the realm of game development, but she is also the first Women in Games WIGJ Ambassador from Nigeria and Africa. Joy is looking forward to growing the community of Women in Games in Nigeria and around Africa. Joy was one of the active women behind Africacomicade as well. Get to know Joy and her thoughts on what we can do to achieve more gender balance in the industry.
Adefoyeke is a culture journalist from Lagos, Nigeria who is passionate about local storytelling. She put her talents to work during Global Game Jam 2020 by creating the story for Yaba’s Quest and incorporating her team’s ideas into the game. Prior to this, Adefoyeke had developed a narrative and quests for Enter Africa Lagos’ location-based […]