Executive Director, Media Rights Agenda
Edetaen Ojo is Executive Director of Media Rights Agenda in Lagos, which works to promote and defend freedom of expression in Nigeria. Mr. Ojo has worked on Freedom of Information, media freedom and freedom of expression, media development, Internet freedom, human rights and democracy issues in Nigeria, regionally and internationally for over 20 years. Mr. Ojo is Co-Chair of the National Steering Committee of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) in Nigeria.
He also chairs the Steering Committee of the African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX), a network of freedom of expression organizations in Africa; and the Board of Directors of the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) in Accra, Ghana. He is a member of the Board of Directors of International Media Support (IMS), an international media development organization based in Copenhagen, Denmark.