Uche Pedro is the founder of BellaNaija, Africa’s leading lifestyle digital media company with a distinct focus covering a diverse range of areas including entertainment, cinema, fashion, culture, and advocacy.
BellaNaija has a digital footprint of over 200 Million impressions and 10 Million Followers across platforms.
In 2018, Uche was one of 10 emerging African leaders selected for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation – Gates Letter campaign. Uche was recognized at the Frown Awards by UNICEF/UNFPA for her efforts toward the abandonment of Female Genital Mutilation in Nigeria.
Uche holds a Bachelors’s degree – Honours Business Administration (HBA) from the Ivey Business School at Western University in Canada where she graduated with distinction.
She was listed in the second publication of 100 Most Influential African Women in 2020 by Avance Media.