Edetaen Ojo is Executive Director of Media Rights Agenda in Lagos, which works to promote and defend freedom of expression in Nigeria. He is also Chair of the Board of Directors of the Accra-based regional freedom of expression organization, the Media Foundation for West Africa.

Mr. Ojo has worked on Freedom of Information, media freedom and freedom of expression, media development, Internet freedom, human rights and democracy issues in Nigeria, regionally and internationally for over 18 years.

He is also a member of the governing Council of the International Freedom of Expression Exchange (IFEX), a global network of freedom of expression organizations with its secretariat in Toronto, Canada and a member of the Board of International Media Support (IMS), based in Copenhagen, Denmark.