Olufunmilola Aduke Iyanda popularly known as Funmi Iyanda is 45 years old today.
An award-winning broadcaster, journalist, columnist and also a blogger, Funmi Iyanda was the presenter and brains behind one of Nigeria’s most famous talk shows New Dawn with Funmi which was on NTA for a run of eight years.
Some of her other programmes are “Talk With Funmi”, and “My Country: Nigeria”.
She was named one of Forbes 20 Youngest Powerful Women in the continent and was honoured as a Young Global Leader (YGL) by the World Economic Forum.
In 2012, she went to the peak of Mountain Kilimanjaro for a humanitarian cause.