Meet Nancy, the Shoe diva in Anambra state and her shoe-craft journey.
Nancy Chidebe is a young female shoe designer and producer in Anambra state, Nigeria.
Nancy is the CEO and Principal designer of NANCYSHOECRAFT LEATHERWORKS a shoe manufacturing company with it’s office at Ekwulobia in Anambra state, Nigeria.
Nancy Ifeoma CHIDEBE, is an Associate member of Chattered institute of Entrepreneur’s Nigeria.
She is a mother, a wife, a career woman and a teen coach who is determined to create an impact in her society.
Mrs Nancy graduated from the Federal Polytechnic Oko with Distinction in Office Technology and Management.
According to her, She derives pleasure designing and creating new things and that’s what lead her into becoming a Craftwoman.
‘Minister of Leathercraft’ is a nickname she loves to be addressed as.
“After NYSC, I studied Leatherwork Production and Craftsmanship at St Davids shoe Academy Lagos (www.stdavidsshoes.com), that was few days after my white wedding” She said
“I kinda did my honeymoon in a shoe factory” she added smiling.
“That’s how much I love crafts”
” I started an initiative called NANCY’S GIRL CHILD CRAFT (NGCC). The idea is to empower our young girls with a craft. I believe if I had started this my journey in craft since I was a girl, I would have been doing more wonderful and perfected in all aspects of the Leathercraft”.