Wheels Behind The Scene: Tomi Adesina

Tomi Adesina was born in Lagos, Nigeria. She is a fiction blogger and screenwriter.  Tomi is a microbiology graduate from Bowen University and she holds a Master in Environmental Biology from the University of Lagos.

Her first published work, George’s Pieces of Me was released in August 2017. It’s a collection of poetry and prose​.

She wrote the screenplay for the critically acclaimed movie, Hakkunde of which she bagged an AMVCA 2018 nomination and won an AMAA in 2018 for best screenplay.

In 2013 she won the Nigerian Blog Awards for her blog fiction series and in 2015 her screenplay on cyberbullying (Feisty John) won the Homevida Prize. She also won the Nigerian Writers Award for Best Young Writer in 2015 and her short stories have been featured in magazines across Africa.

Her blog fiction series can be found on her blog at tomiadesina.wordpress.com

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