ADEDEJI ADEMIGBUJI is a Brands & Marketing Journalist at National Mirror. He has covered many issues in journalism since 2001 starting as Art & Life Reporter, Politics, Capital and Money Market, Health before the present beat, Brands & Marketing. He writes news articles and features. He has worked at TheWeek magazine, National Standard magazine, TheSun weekly spectator. ADEDEJI also has a brief stint at Osun Radio and Tequila Nigeria, an experiential marketing company as well as Sunrise Advertising Limited.
The National Mirror brand writer has worked under great hands in both Journalism and Advertising such as Simon Kolawole, Sola Osunkeye, Dr. May Nzeribe and presently, Ayo Olesu, Group Business Editor/Deputy Editor, Daily Newswatch. ADEDEJI has received his bachelor’s of science degree in Mass Communication, University of Lagos and currently pursuing master’s degrees in Marketing from University of Lagos. Recognition/Award for Media excellence include: • Nigeria Media Merit Award (NMMA) 2006 (Guardian Newspaper Prize for Investigative Reporter of the Year runner-up) • Nigeria Media Merit Award (NMMA) 2008 (Abubakar Imam Prize for Newspaper Features Writer of the Year runner-up) • Red Ribbon Award (RRA) 2006 (Prize for Best Features runner-up) • Red Ribbon Award (RRA) 2007 (Prize for Best Features Winner). • Diamond Award for Media Excellence (DAME) 2006 (HIV/AIDS Reporting Category runner-up) • The Future Award 2007 (Journalist of the Year finalist) • The Future Award 2008 (Journalist of the Year finalist) • National Standard Newsmagazine Staff Award for Team Spirit 2007