Mrs Agbaje Anike Williams, also known as the "First Lady of the Tube," was Nigeria's first female broadcaster, beginning her career in 1959 with Western Nigeria Television, the country's first television station. The 84-year-old was born in the city of Abeokuta, Ogun State.
Anike Agbaje Williams (Nee kuforiji) is one of the Nigeria's pioneer newsreaders. She was the first female television staff announcer and broadcaster in Nigeria. She was born in Abeokuta on the 23rd of October 1936. She the third daughter born to Mr and Mrs kuforiji her father was of egba heritage. She Spent her primary school and Junior secondary school years in Lagos under the care of her guidance mrs Gbemisola-rosiji, wife of Ayo Rosiji and bishop and Mrs S.C philips. She attendend C.M.S Girls school, Sh