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Oluseun Onigbinde

Co-Founder and Director, BudgIT

Oluseun Onigbinde is the co-founder and Director of BudgIT, a global civic organisation with offices in Africa and the United States. Oluseun Onigbinde is a recipient of the Ashoka Fellowship, Future Africa Awards, Quartz Africa 30 Innovators Award, Aspen New Voices Fellowship, Melvin Jones Fellowship and Stanford Draper Hill Summer Fellowship. As a Knight Innovation Fellow, he also worked with the International Center for Journalists/Gates Foundation on rethinking health journalism in Nigeria. Oluseun has worked on several projects backed by MacArthur Foundation, Gates Foundation, Ford Foundation, Open Society Foundations and Luminate.

Onigbinde was a pioneer Obama Foundation Scholar at Columbia University and a visitor to the United Kingdom for the British Government’s International Leaders Programme (ILP). He had Executive Education at Stanford University Graduate School of Business on Social Entrepreneurship.  He is a graduate of Engineering at the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta.