Mr. Durodola, 24, hails from Igede-Ekiti, Irepodun/Ifelodun LGA. Until his arrangement, he was a Technical Assistant at the Bureau of Communications and Strategy, Governor’s Office, Ado-Ekiti.
His postulation which arose as the general best at the workforce level was as of late designated for the 2021 Africa Thesis Award. He moved on from Bowen University, Iwo in 2016, with Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in History and International Studies. He has a Certification from the Center for Terrorism and Counterterrorism (CTC), Leiden University, Netherlands. He is a former student of Christ’s School, Ado-Ekiti.
Affirming his arrangement, Tosin Durodola posted on his Facebook page, “I’m favored to have as of late been designated Special Assistant (Digital Communications) to the Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi. Wonder be to God! This is an uncommon chance to keep chipping away at and dealing with the Digital correspondences, arrangements and administrations for the Government and Governor of Ekiti State as a component of my commitments to having an effect in administration and public help.
This work is by and large what I have been arranged to perform and want to accomplish more in accordance with better expectations of tact, unwaveringness, and greatness cherished openly administration rules. I’m appreciative to H.E. Lead representative Kayode Fayemi and H.E Erelu Bisi Adeleye-Fayemi for the trust and certainty rested in me, just as the Communications and Strategy Advisory Committee (CSACS).
Extraordinary because of the Special Adviser to the Governor on Communications and Strategy, Mr. Associated Rotimi for the proposal. To my folks, thank you for the strong establishment and the intense choice to permit me adventure into sectarian legislative issues at a youthful age. I’m perpetually appreciative.”
Mr. Durodola has a significant record of exploration and strategy improvement, and local area outreach on expansive scope of administration, relocation, struggle, and dislodging related issues. He is a Research Fellow of the French Institute for Research in Africa (IFRA-Nigeria) and was a Research Intern at the Center for African Studies, University of Mumbai.
A portion of his examination work have been highlighted at esteemed establishments like Oxford University’s Center for Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS) and the Swiss National Center of Competence in Research (NCCR), while a couple of his papers are under audit for distribution at respectable diaries like the International Organization for Migration’s (IOM) International Migration Journal, Palgrave Handbook of Global Social Change, Oxford Monitor of Forced Migration, Journal of African Currents among others.
He functioned as a Broadcast Journalist at the Nigeria Television Authority (Benin Zonal Network Center); Editor-in-Chief at Core Magazine Africa; and Investigative Reporter for Bloomshire Media Nigeria, prior to joining Ekiti State Government as an impromptu staff.