Mrs. Yetunde Omolara Oladeinde

National Secretary

  1. National Secretary, ANWBN.
  2. Vice President,  Projects BPW Nigeria.
  3. President,  BPW Lagos Rubies Club.



 My education started at ADRAO International School, Victoria Island, Lagos, went to Holy Child College, Obalende, Lagos, Girls Secondary Grammar School, South West, Ikoyi. For my A levels, I attended Methodist Girls High School, Yaba and then moved to the University of Lagos, Akoka. I also attended the Nigerian Institute of Journalism for a Postgraduate Diploma in 1992.



I started my career in Journalism with Concord Press of Nigeria in 1992, over 28 years now. Other media houses that I have worked with include The Sun, National LIFE, Pioneer editor-in – chief of The Empress Magazine, Omega magazine based in the UK, The Anchor, Classique Magazine owned by late Mee Mofe Damijo, RMD’s first wife of the MEE and YOU TV Show . She was my mentor and I was her last Personal Assistant (P.A) before returning back to mainstream journalism.

image symbol

At the moment, I am an Assistant Editor with The Nation Newspaper Coordinating The FLAIR Pullout. My duties include conducting interviews, writing Features stories, editing stories, coordinating a pullout and writing a Column called PILLOWTALK.

SOME POSITIONs held in the past include:

Secretary:                               Health Watch Project, Nigeria

Financial Secretary:               Nigerian Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ)

Editorial Board Member:      Lagos NAWOJ News

Treasurer:                               Lagos NAWOJ

Member:                                 National Equality Vanguard (NADEV)

President:                               Young Business and Professional Women (YBPW), NIGERIA

Editorial Board Member:      Project Alert on Violence Against Women

Alumnae:                                Women Leadership Institute (AWLI), an initiative of   the First Lady of Ekiti Erelu Bisi Fayemi.

Member:                                 Journalism and Development Seminars (JADES)

Member:                                 Africa Woman, Nigeria (A Web based Newspaper for and about Women in Africa initiated by the British Council)

 Member:                                Africa Women Media Foundation

Media Coordinator:              Business and Professional Women (BPW), Lagos club

Executive Secretary:              Yoruba Women Initiative (YWI)


Awards and Recognitions

  1. British Council Nigeria  ( 2004)
  2. Peak Golden Pen Competition Award    (2005)
  3. Gender and Development  (GADA)  (2006)
  4. Chrisland Schools CAREER Day Award March 2015
  5. Bellafricana  Award  April 2016
  6. BPW Nigeria Award for Commitment November 2017
  7. New Nigeria Leadership Forum (NNLF) Integrity Award  22nd August, 2020
  8. ANWBN Merit Award 1st October 2020



Conducted interviews and field research on selected female role models in Nigeria for a book titled, “ The hands that build Nigeria”, published by Fredrich Ebert Stiftung, a German Foundation working in Nigeria.

Nigerian Female role models published by Women’s Leadership Group (WLG) and supported by the African Women Development Fund. I have other publications in the works. These include compilations of the different Columns I have written over the years.

I am married with Four children.  Three girls and a boy.

Let's Start Get In Touch