TOURISM SUMMIT 2021
TOURISM CROWDFUNDING SUMMIT
Travel Journalist & Researcher
Pelu Awofeso is a culture and travel writer and winner of the CNN/Multichoice African Journalists Awards in tourism reporting.
In late 2019, he was named the Best Travel Journalist in Nigeria by the Nigeria Travel Week.
Awofeso has keen interest in promoting local and international awareness of Nigerian arts, culture and traditional architecture, among other national assets, especially as they relate to or impact on domestic tourism and the environment.
His writings have appeared in the World Policy Journal (US), Africa Today (UK), Africa in Words (UK), LOJEL (Canada), 234Next and The Sowetan (South Africa), among many others.
He has published four travel books, all focused on the various tourist experiences in Nigeria, including Nigerian Festivals, Tour of Duty, White Lagos; and Nine Degrees North.