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Olaniyi TheVoice Abodedele - Publisher/CEO
Mr Olaniyi Abodedele known across as Thevoice, is a graduate of Business Management and holds a Diploma certificate in Graphics & Multimedia. He is the Publisher and CEO of The Nigerian Voice Newspaper South Africa. A publication established because "It is incumbent on us to tell our stories and not allow others tell them for us".

Thevoice hails from the South Western region of Nigeria with strong royalty attachment to the throne of Oba of Lagos in Lagos State on one side, and that of the Gbagura Kingdom in Abeokuta Ogun State on the other side.

A knowledgeable individual in the polity of Nigeria, being a onetime Youth Leader in Agbara Ward 1 Ado Odo/Otta Local Government, he also served as the Personal Assistant to the then Deputy Chief  Whip representing Ado Odo/Otta constituency in Ogun State house of Assembly in early 2003. He has also gained vast experience across different industries such as Banking, Retail, Hospitality and Media industry.

He is a people’s person with in-depth knowledge of the Nigerian Community in South Africa. His passion for his country Nigeria and belief in the ability of his people is second to none as demonstrated with the publications of The Nigerian voice Newspaper. On the 4th October 2013, he established and successfully hosted the median edition of The Nigerian Community Excellence Award in South Africa to celebrate excellence amongst Nigerians in all fields of endeavours. His reason for this is simple: "If we do not celebrate ourselves as Nigerians, no one will do".

His love and passion for his father’s land Nigeria has earned him many positions within the Nigerian community in South Africa. He was one time Public Relations Officer of Nigeria Union Gauteng, Presently Chairman Electoral Committee Nigerian Union South Africa.

Above all, he looks forward someday to getting back into the polity of his country Nigeria to impact positively on the citizenry and empower the youths of Nigeria in other to drive economic and infrastructural development of Nigeria to a higher level.