FEMI ADEFILA’S RESUME
Femi Adefila, the Chairman/CEO of Rave 91.7 FM is a broadcast Journalist, Media Manager, Television Presenter and political communication expert. He was the presenter of Insight; a popular television programme viewed by about fifty million Nigerians on the Nigerian Television Authority, the largest television network in Africa.
He was at different times Special Assistant Media to the Nigerian Minister of State for Defence and acting Minister of Defence between 2011-2013 and Executive Assistant Media in the Osun State government between 2003-2010.He was a Newscaster ,Reporter and News Magazine programme anchor person on Osun State television between 1993-2003.
He is a board of trustee member of the Support Our Troops Foundation; a foundation committed to galvanizing public support for members of Nigerian Armed Forces, wounded soldiers, Orphans and vulnerable children of the Armed forces as well as widows and widowers of members of the Armed Forces.
A multiple award winner, Femi is a gifted broadcast journalist and public speaker. He holds a Master of Science Degree in Humanitarian and Refugees Studies from the University Ibadan and a second Master’s Degree in Communication Arts also from the University of Ibadan. Femi had earlier read Mass Communication at the Polytechnic Ibadan, he is also a fellow of the prestigious Institute of International Education, Washington DC. He is presently pursuing a Ph.D in Mass Communication.
He was awarded scholarship to study Accountability in Government and Ethics in Business at the Institute under the US Government Exchange programme called the International Visitors Leadership programme in 2006.
He is also the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Felicia-Daniels Communication limited owners of Rave 917 FM.
He is married to Dr (Mrs) Bimbo Adefila, a Consultant Family Physician and the marriage is blessed with three kids.