Olumuyiwa Akande is a man of many parts; a gospel minister, motivational speaker, corporate communication consultant, blogger, public affairs analyst, sports enthusiast, youth advocate, and compere, among others.
Akande, a Pastor with the Redeemed Christian Church of God, has a mission of helping people discover their God-given purpose as well as fulfilling them. He has been doing these through multiple platforms in the last two decades. While the young population constitutes his primary focus, he has been privileged to work with people from diverse age grades, and backgrounds.
With about two decades of professional experience in Journalism and Corporate Communications, Akande has built competencies in Communications Strategy, Media Relations, Digital Media, Regulatory and Government Relations, Corporate and Retail PR, Corporate Social Responsibility, Sponsorship Management, Event Planning & Management, and Corporate Branding.
He is a Linguistics graduate of the University of Ilorin, Nigeria as well as an alumnus of the School of Media and Communication, Pan Atlantic University, Lagos. He also holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Theology from the Redeemed Christian Bible College and currently an MBA student of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso.
He currently heads the Corporate Communications department of SIFAX Group, a business interest with investments in diverse sectors of the country’s economy.
Though this is his first effort at book publishing, he blogs regularly on his website
He lives in Lagos, Nigeria, and happily married to Abosede, a gospel music minister, and they are blessed with wonderful children.