Women’s Department


Baptist Women Union Of Africa President

Nguime Ekollo Marthe, BWUA President

Marthe was Born into a French speaking Christian Baptist family. Her mother served as her role as she served as President of the Women’s Association for 10 years. On returning home in 1897 she joined the Women’s Association.

She has served as Delegate of Women’s Association to meetings organized by the Ecumenical Council of Churches dealing with HIV, from 1993 to 1995; Advisor to President of Women’s Association from 2008-2013; Vice President of Women’s Association as well as a Communications Officer for 5 years from 2013 to 2018.

She also coordinates the Steering Committee of women’s projects in the Workers’ Department from 2014. Meanwhile, she also served BWUA as a Member of Minute Committee, BWUA conference in Kenya in 2007, then Secretary for the Central Africa Region from 2008 to 2012, finally Continental Secretary from 2012 to 2017.

Marthe has a Marketing Degree from Institute of Technology of Troyes in France and a Certificate in International Commerce from Business School of Troyes, focused on Commercial Negotiation Strategies and Techniques. She also has a Qualification in Gender issues for promoting equality at workplace. She retired as Head of Administrative Department and is currently a Consultant in a financial Moroccan startup.

God bless her and her husband who is a retired mining engineer with one daughter and 2 granddaughters.


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