Gbenga Sesan is Nigeria’s most prominent digital rights activist. He has spent years advocating for the protection of digital rights and playing instrumental roles in the government’s understanding of the Internet in Nigeria. From 2006 to 2008, he served on President Olusegun Obasanjo’s 26-man task force created to restructure government institutions and organizations in the telecommunication and Information Technology sector. From 2012 to 2013, he was a member of the Presidential Committee on Roadmap for the Achievement of Accelerated Universal Broadband Infrastructure and Services Provision. Mr Sesan is also the founder of Paradigm Initiative Nigeria, a social enterprise created to that build ICT-enabled support systems and advocate for digital rights to improve the lives of undeserved youth.