Bukola Adebayo


Bukola Adebayo is a freelance multimedia journalist whose reporting is focused on Africa.

She has a decade experience reporting on politics, health, social justice issues across Africa for many reputable medium platforms including CNN, where she presently works as a senior producer with the digital bureau in Lagos, Nigeria.

Adebayo was named the Science Journalist of the Year for her work on the sale of blood among Nigerian youths by Nigerian Academy of science in 2013.

Her data reporting projects with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and Code For Africa have won her local and international commendations to date.

She is a fellow of the National Press Foundation in the United States and an alumnus of the International Institute of Journalism in Berlin.