Didi Akinyelure, who has won the 2016 BBC World News Komla Dumor Award, is a journalist of which country?
Didi Akinyelure, a Nigerian business journalist and presenter, has won the 2nd edition of BBC World News Komla Dumor Award 2016. As part of the award, she will join the BBC’s News team in London and begin a 3-month placement from September 2016. This placement will provide her an opportunity to gain skills and experience by attending a course with the BBC Academy. She will also have an opportunity to travel to a country in Africa, with a top BBC producer, to report on a story for a global audience. Currently, Akinyelure is a prime-time news anchor in Nigeria and presents business news for CNBC, which broadcasts across the continent.