About HandsOff Initiative

Who Is Handsoff Initiative?

Educating everyone at all levels on consent.

HandsOff Initiative is a non-profit organisation established in March 2018 and began operations officially in August, 2018 to break the cycle of abuse and address the problem of rape, sexual abuse, harassment and assault by going to schools and communities to teach children, teenagers and young adults about consent.

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The HandsOff Initiative Team

Ololade Ganikale
Founder & Executive Director
Lade is passionate about women and children's rights and she has devoted much of her life by working with multiple Non-Profit Organisations fighting towards providing justice for victims and making the world a better and safer place. After Lade watched a video from the NoMeansNo group in Kenya, she was inspired to teach consent to as many kids as possible. Lade’s inspiration birthed Hands Off Initiative.
Ndali E. Ozegbe
Associate Director
Ndali works with the team to initiate and set goals for programs according to the strategic objectives of HandsOff Initiative in Nigeria. She is also the Lead Strategist for Indexe Strategy, a Management and Career Development consultancy she founded, fuelled by her passion for innovation and desire to promote economic growth.
Glory Oyewole
Head of Counseling
Glory is a member of the Association of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists and Allied Professions in Nigeria (ACAPAN) and the Counseling Association of Nigeria (CASSON). She works closely with professional therapists to provide survivors with counseling services for HandsOff Initiative in Nigeria.
Awazi Angbalaga
Advocacy Coordinator
Awazi Angbalaga is an award winning media personality who will just not shut up until the world see, hears and accords women the respect they deserve. Awazi loves children and would do anything for a world devoid of sexual harassment.
Godwin Olatunde
Visual Designer
Godwin Olatunde is a visual designer, a graduate of covenant university interested in effecting positive change among young people. He handles the design and graphics for Handsoff Initiative. While not working, he is looking for good food spots or binge-watching movies on Netflix.
Kiite Koiki
Head of Outreach
Kiite is a thinker-planner-doer passionate about creating a fairer & safer world for vulnerable people. She’s an engineering graduate who loves learning, excellence & enjoyment. She joined HandsOff in 2019 & is now responsible for all outreaches & ensuring the growth of our impact globally. She enjoys art in almost every form & will forever stan Beyoncé.
Ruth Nwofor
Social Media Director
Ruth joined HandsOff Initiative in 2019 with the intention of utilising her passion for social change as greatly as possible. She handles Hands Off social media strategy and creates content for Hands Off Initiative. She also works in the outreach team to teach as many young boys and girls about consent as possible.
Adeola Oyeshomo
Financial Manager & Advisor
Adeola is very passionate about making a difference one child at a time. She’s a psychology graduate who has spent her entire career in finance and payments. In her spare time, she teaches French to willing participants. She joined HandsOff in 2019 and is now responsible for providing consulting and advice on the organization’s finances and managing the organisations daily financial operations. She loves life, takes enjoyment seriously and is a morning and night person. She enjoys being a life person.
Ifeanyichukwu Ekwegbalu
Social Media Manager
Ifeanyichukwu is a brand strategist and UX Writer. He works with the team at HandsOff as the Social Media Manager to create online content and grow the organization globally. Ifeanyi is passionate about making sure that abusive cycles are stopped and nipped in the bud to make sure that tomorrow is safer and more comfortable for everyone.

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