Mike Dada

President and Executive Producer, All Africa Music Awards

Mike Dada is the President and Executive Producer of the prestigious All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, a music property that celebrates African musical heritage as well as builds professional capacity and network within the continent’s music and creative industries.

Dada is an astute professional who has carefully worked himself into attaining major status in Nigeria’s mainstream public relations sector for his keen attention to details.

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