WHO
WE
ARE?

The Lady Mechanic Initiative® (LMI) is a non-governmental organisation headquartered in Lagos-Nigeria with global outlook. Established in 2004 to empower vulnerable girls/women with mechanical and technical skills for a better life.

LMI Vision

To skillfully and dutifully impart sound technical and mechanical knowledge to vulnerable girls/women in societies across Africa, and the…

LMI Vision

To liberate, mentor and transform 100 thousand girls/women into role models and agents of change in communities across Africa by year 2025 through…

LMI Creed

We, the entire LMI team, believe that the empowerment of indigent girls/ women in several societies is not just a call to service and the essence of …
17000Girls
15New Ideas
60Projects
32Trainers

What is our Core?

93%

Capacity-Development

87%

Social Inclusion

90%

Financial Independence

99%

Advocacy

What they said?

I have no regrets being a Lady Mechanic. I aim to be one of the best mechanical engineers in Nigeria. I’m contented with the job, and my family is happy too.
Joy Amuche
Tech Specialist
I want to say a big thank you to the Lady Mechanic Initiative and Aunty Sandra. She made me who I am today.
Mary Sunday
CEO of Company
The Lady mechanic here in Edo, a large number of youths are working here, different departments. They are doing the job, and we are being paid regularly.
Blessing Asenoguan
Auto Technician

Our job is to empower the girl-child.