Gbenga Awomodu works in Media & Communications. He is a versatile Writer, Blogger, Editor & Content Strategist.
Between 2010-2012 he worked at BellaNaija.com, where he interviewed exceptional young entrepreneurs, innovators and leaders, and wrote various insightful and enlightening pieces for the Inspired!, Career, and Music columns of the website. See his BN archives here.
When he is not reading or writing, Gbenga is most likely listening to good music or playing the piano. His writings have appeared on Pank Magazine’s ‘This Modern Writer’ Blog, in Y! Magazine, and several online platforms. He believes in the inspirational power of words and pictures, which he explores in helping to make the world a better place.
A 2010 graduate of Chemical Engineering from the University of Lagos, he has worked with Action Health Incorporated, a Lagos-based Non-Governmental Organisation as a Youth Programme Assistant  and Independent Consultant (research & documentation) [2007 & 2011]. In June 2007, he assessed sixteen partner organisations in four States – Nasarawa, Bauchi, Borno and Kaduna – working on the David & Lucille Packard Foundation-sponsored Expanded Access to Sexuality Education (EASE) Project in North-Eastern Nigeria, interviewing principal officers, staff and beneficiaries. A graduate of the LEAP Africa Integrity Institute (2006), Gbenga hopes to become a world-class business strategy consultant, contributing to global economic development in no small measure. He believes that “the change we want to see in Nigeria starts with each individual, then each family unit”. He blogs at Gbenga’s Notebook (www.gbengaawomodu.com) and lives in Lagos, Nigeria.