African Photojournalism Database
Adeyinka Yusuf is a photographer and filmmaker based in Lagos Nigeria.
In 2013, he started Street Shooters NG, a street photography collective and the following year was selected to lead a photo-walk as part of the Nigerian Photography Expo and Conference.
His work in political photography has seen him document the lives and work of several political figures in Nigeria, some of which have included President Muhammadu Buhari during the 2015 electoral campaign, and later his daughter Zahra Buhari, who he worked with as personal photographer. He has also held the position of the Official Photographer to the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, from 2016 - 2018.
His documentary work has been recognised by World Press Photo, Everyday Africa and Social Documentary Network.
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