Nigeria 2015: Dr. Njideka Okubadejo

For 2015 WSD, she, along with her colleagues, are planning a short web-based and in-person survey on sleep duration across the population (school age children, young adults, adolescents, adults, and the elderly).


Njideka Okubadejo is a Professor of Neurology at the University of Lagos, Nigeria. She is also an Honorary Consultant Neurologist at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital and Postgraduate trainer for the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria. She has participated actively in creating awareness about sleep and promoting World Sleep Day activities in Nigeria annually since 2011. Her activities have included press briefings and live audience interactions via radio shows on WSD, and public lectures on the WSD themes.