Taiwo Adediran

Management team


Taiwo Adediran heads the News Department at Diamond FM, bringing years of experience in both print and broadcast media to bear. A Seasoned Journalist, Public Affairs Analyst, Program Producer and Media Consultant with over a decade experience, his journey into journalism began right on campus, after which he had a stint with the Vanguard Newspaper and then Royal Times Newspaper as a print journalist. Taiwo Adediran ventured into Broadcast journalism when he joined Royal FM, Ilorin and Royal Times News Online, where he rose to become the Head of News and Current Affairs until he joined Bright Communications Ltd, owners of DiamondFM. He is an editor and columnist with several publications to his name. 

He has passion for Solution Journalism, with focus on Education and Health in Rural Communities. Adediran is also a ‘Champion Journalist’ with Connected Development, CODE. When not actively chasing stories that matter in the Newsroom, Adediran spends time impacting knowledge as a part time lecturer at the Mass Communication Departments, Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State and Kanmi-Alo Interlink Polytechnic, Ijebu-Jesa, Osun State.