Adedayo Oluwamuyiwa Adeniyi

Adedayo Oluwamuyiwa Adeniyi

Africa, Nigeria, Civic Leadership, 2016

Adedayo Adeniyi has over eight years of experience in various fields in community development advocacy and leadership training. Currently, Adedayo is the executive director of Matadors Leadership Institute, where he is committed to developing and teaching leadership as a service to society. He also volunteers weekly at a local orphanage with members of his team to teach vocational and life survival skills. He is the initiator of Tell Your Naija Story – an online campaign that showcases young Nigerians impacting society positively. Adedayo holds a Bachelor of Art in English Literature from Obafemi Awolowo University. Upon completion of the Mandela Washington Fellowship, Adedayo, through his organization, plans to utilize the experience and networks established in order to scale up his efforts in communicating the ideals of true leadership with a view to getting more young people involved actively in their communities and the politics in Nigeria.