Yemi Sonde, a big name in Broadcast industry, one of the well known broadcasters in Nigeria especially in the south-west region with experience spanned over twentyeight (28) years, his personality and contributions to people, organisations, community around him and the nation at large revealed that he remains an outstanding personality worthy of recognition.
His consistent achievements in his line of career shows a testament to his hardwork, integrity, enthusiasm, selfless service to humanity.
Education and Profession : A graduate of University of Ibadan with triple certificates of Bachelor of Science, Masters in Communication & Language Arts, Masters in Project Development and Implementation, also a graduate of Radio Nigeria Training School in Lagos State.
Yemi Sonde began his trade in 1989 which was his early 20s with Ogun State Broadcasting Corporation (OGBC) right from his undergraduate days and Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State (BCOS) where he observed his National Youths Service ssignment and was subsequently retained. He presents live programmes across the entire western states weekly till date (Osun, Oyo, Ogun, Ondo, Ekiti and Lagos States) with his mind-blowing programmes on Splash FM called YS Live and Faaji FM known as Koo maa flow.
Achivements: He was the National President of all Freelance and Independent Broadcasters Association of Nigeria (FIBAN) an umbrella body of all independent broadcasters across the entire nation. He created Yemi Sonde Entertainment (YSE) now Yemi Sonde Entertainment Limited, a full-blown media outlet recognized by Nigeria Broadcasting Commission (NBC) having co-sponsored several seminars with specialties in media businesses, brand management, marketing and public relations etc.
Yemi Sonde, who is the Group Managing Director (GMD) of YES Ltd, said to open his own radio station very soon in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. He intends to utilize his wealth of experience in making his own organization one of the best in Nigeria.