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Tomi Oladipo

Security Correspondent, BBC Africa — BBC
As seen in: BBC, The East African
Covers:  nigeria, mobile technology, west africa, security, sahel, oil industry, naija, africa rising, afrobeats, ecowas, boko haram, innovation, kenya, africa

BBC Africa Security Correspondent • Leeds United optimist • Failed bassist • ن Being reformed

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I cover the news on telly and radio. Living and trying to catch up with this rapidly changing world

Have you ever used a typewriter?

My dad had a typewriter when I was young, so I got to fiddle around with them. I haven't seen one since

How is social media changing news?

It's brought the audience closer to the newsmakers, especially with delivering feedback. News is no longer one-way

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Clark Kent obviously