Dele Momodu (born Ayòbámidélé Àbáyòmí Ojútelégàn Àjàní Momodu; 16 May 1960) is a Nigerian Journalist/Publisher, polemicist, businessman, philanthropist, actor and motivational speaker. He is the CEO and publisher of Ovation International, a magazine that has given publicity to people from all over the World, mainly in Africa. He owns a restaurant in Ghana known as the House of Ovation, and in 2015 he officially launched Ovation TV and subsequently launched an online newspaper called The Boss.
Momodu has received innumerable awards and honours, and has garnered recognition for his work in the world of business, politics, literature, the music industry and the fashion industry in which he plays major roles. Tiwa Savage, one of Nigeria’s most popular singers has credited Momodu for giving her career a kickstart by putting a picture of her in Ovation International after he was invited to a spectate a talent show in her school. Dele Momodu has been seen at many social events and has now become an international household name.
Dele writes a weekly article called PENdulum. They are published every Saturday on the back page of Thisday newspaper. The articles are praised for highlighting issues in Nigeria, as well as discussing popular topics, current events and famous people, often in a polemic/critical style. And was a prominent voice for the APC presidential Candidate at the 2015 general election in Nigeria, the current president Muhammadu Buhari