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Niran Adedokun

Niran Adedokun is a Writer, Lawyer and Public Relations practitioner. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Performing Arts and an LL.B from the University of Ilorin, as well as a Master of Arts in English Literature from the University of Lagos, Akoka.

He started his career as a journalist, which gave him the privilege of being one of the earliest reporters of the home video revolution that birthed Nollywood. He appreciates the irrepressible spirit of the Nigerian filmmaker and is particularly enthralled by the single-mindedness of female filmmakers.

He is a weekly columnist with The Punch, and

Niran resides in Lagos with his family.