Ayo Johnson is an Africa Specialist. He has given Expert Analysis on many Breaking News Items; including issues relating to democracy in Ghana, Zimbabwe & South Africa, on going conflicts in Angola, Somalia, Congo, Uganda, Guinea, Mauritania, Madagascar, Chad, Sudan and so much more.
Ayo Johnson is an award winning journalist, currently a leading speaker who specialises in African Affairs. He is Director at Viewpoint Africa, a citizen journalist hob that sells news content from Africa. Ayo has spoken to millions of people around the world, he is highly influential and an exceedingly sought-after media professional appearing on the BBC, SKY News, Aljazeera, France24, Russia Today, Voice of America, CCTV and many other International News channels. Ayo recently won the Merits of Excellence Award for outstanding contribution to Africa. He is an academic with a Masters Degree in International Development from South Bank University. Ayo speaks regularly at business conferences, explaining how businesses should invest in Africa to benefit both themselves and the local population. Ayo has lectured at Oxford University and at the United Nation’s Anti-Corruption Academy in Austria. He recently spoke at Great Halls of the Lord Mayor’s home in Mansion House. Ayo’s numerous newspaper and magazine credits span the globe; for which he provided stories about Africa; notably for the Huffington Post, PBS World News “World focus”, Indian Times, American chronicle, (Herald de Paris) French National, (RP.PL) Polish national, (Politik Information) Danish national, (La Vanguarda) Spanish national, (Corriero Braziliense) Brazil National, City AM and countless more. Ayo is also a LIVE events host, having hosted his own show Africa speak on Voice of Africa Radio, Night Flow on Time Fm and View point on United Nations Radio. Ayo has gone on to do voice over for Hands of Action animated independent short film and recent a commissioned documentary.
Ayo has a Masters Degree in International Development combined with extensive Knowledge and experience on Africa, making him that trusted voice when seeking the facts or looking for answers.
He is well averse of Global News; he has reviewed British and International Newspapers both for TV and Radio outlets including that of the BBC.
He is an articulate speaker on African affairs and regularly gives speeches and talks on these issues.
Ayo has featured on BBC World News, Aljazeera, Voice of America, BBC Radio London, Listening Post, United Nations Radio, Huffington Post, Colourful Radio, CRI, SABC, Time FM, VOX Africa, PRESS TV, Revelation TV, Genesis TV, PBS World News "World focus" and many more.