Fola Daniel Adelesi, President/CEO of Edible Pen Media & Publishing, Edible Training & Development, Edible Pen Foundation and Teenagers’ Mentoring Class is a professional public speaker and coach, an author, a blogger and a trainer of aspiring bloggers, management consultant and trainer, broadcaster and master of ceremonies.
Morning Delight Show
After Fola had finished his university education, he presented motivational segments on the ‘Morning Delight Show’ which aired on Galaxy Television and was presented by Patience Bello-Okeafor till from the year 2008 to August 2009
Debaters TV reality show
In October 2009, Fola Daniel became one of the first 14 ever to enter the Talk Academy of the Debaters TV reality show produced by Mo Abudu. It was sponsored by Guaranty Trust Bank Plc and viewed in more than 40 African countries via DSTV and on terrestrial it was aired by Silverbird, NTA and a few others.
From the Debaters TV reality show, Fola Daniel moved on to Radio Continental, an arm of the Continental Broadcasting Service, as an independent presenter with his own show which was called ‘You Can! The Productivity Show.’ The 30-minute weekly radio show features very inspiring young role models while it aired from October 2011 to December 2011.
Lagos State Public Works Corporation
In late 2012, he was invited by the Lagos State Public Works Corporation to present the documentary that the agency was working on and he did that successfully.
Rubbin Minds’ Show of Channels Television
From 2017, he became a regular feature on the popular Rubbin Minds’ Show of Channels Television which mostly features young people discussion pressing national issues. At the same time, he was being constantly invited by Television Continental (TVC) to take the motivational segment of a leading TV Magazine show called ‘Wake Up Nigeria.’
Apart from his life in the broadcasting world and that of Professional Public Speaking, Fola Daniel is the author of the following books:
1. Get up and hit that goal - Edible Pen Media and Publishing Limited. 2017
2. The Mentoring Father - Edible Pen Media and Publishing Limited. 2017
3. Writing Business Proposals - Edible Pen Media and Publishing Limited 2008.
4. Indebted to Ignorance - Olabisi Onabanjo University Press, 2008.
5. Hope of the Zealots - Olabisi Onabanjo University, 2005.
At present, he has more than 2000 articles on the internet and some of them can be found on www.foladaniel.com or www.foladaniel.org with thousands of visitors recorded
This product of Mayflower School, Ikenne and Olabisi Onabanjo University passionately works towards helping other people become more productive in life!
Awards & Recognitions
The Trailblazers award
The Trailblazers award of 2012/2013 graduating accounting students of Olabisi Onabanjo University Award of Excellence
Outstanding Achievement Award
Outstanding Achievement Award presented by National Association of Student Ex-Mays (NASEM) in Sept. 2011.
3rd Best Male Delegate
3rd Best Male Delegate, Nigeria International Model United Nations Conference, December 2007.
Student Union Government Service Awards
Student Union Government Service Awards to Fola Daniel as Editorial Personnel.
CACSA AWARDS Commendation as one time Linguistic Editor, Deputy Editor in Chief, Editor in Chief & Public Relations Officer.
KHARIS AWARDS Ogun Varsity Christian Fellowship, Olabisi Onabanjo University Certificate of participation in the annual essay contest.
The Goi Peace Foundation
The Goi Peace Foundation, Japan Certificates of Participation in their International Essay Contest For Young People in 2004 and 2007 respectively.
Faculty of Arts Awards
Award of The Most Promising Jambite from Faculty of Arts Students Association, Olabisi Onabanjo University 2004
Recognition of Dedicated Services
Recognition of Dedicated Services from Mayflower School Press Club 2003
Award for the Best Prefect for 1997-2003 Academic Set