1) Your Name:

Adebunmi Adeola Akinbo (Signature: Akinbo A. A. Cornerstone)

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2) Stakeholder Group:Non-Commercial

3) Constituency:

Not-for-Profit Operational Concerns (NPOC)

4) ICANN Affiliation (if not covered by item 2 or 3):


5) Please identify your current employer(s):

Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA); My Nigeria Online (MyNOL); DNS Africa Awards (DAA) Series

6) Please identify your current position(s):

Member, Executive Board of Directors. Chief Executive Team Leader / Founder (MyNOL) Founder | Co-Partner (DAA Series) - designate Researcher / Academia

7) Please identify the type(s) of work performed:

Technology Solution Consultant, Communication Technologist, Content Development, Social Media Expert, Strategy, Research and Project Development and Management, Non-Technical Approach, Branding and Marketing Strategy, Framework Development over a duration, Publicity and Communications, Grassroot Communication and Education via Online and Offline Academies, Media Communication via print and online.

8) Please identify your declared country of primary residence (e.g., country to which you pay taxes):

Ogun State | Nigeria

9) Please list any financial relationship beyond de minimis stock ownership you may have with any company that to your knowledge has a financial relationship or contract with ICANN:


10) Do you believe you are participating in the GNSO policy process as a representative of any individual or entity, whether paid or unpaid?

If the answer is “Yes,” please provide the name of the represented individual or entity. (If professional ethical obligations prevent you from disclosing this information, please enter "Private"):-
11) Please identify any other relevant arrangements, interests, or benefits as requested in the following two questions:

a) Do you have any type of material interest in ICANN GNSO policy development processes and outcomes?


If the answer is “yes,” please describe the material interest in ICANN GNSO policy development processes and outcomes:

Access and Digital divide must be addressed to ensure a secured internet.

b) Are there any arrangements/agreements between you and any other group, constituency or person(s) regarding your participation as a work team member?


If the answer is “yes,” please describe the arrangements/agreements and the name of the group, constituency, or person(s):


12) Please identify any Working Groups or other chartered teams in which you are participating (include acronyms, if applicable):

    • Cross Community Working Group on Enhancing ICANN Accountability (CCWG-ACCT)
    • Stress Test Work Party (ST-WP)
    • ALAC Subcommittee on Outreach and Engagement
    • At-Large Social Media WG
    • WS2 Groups - Active 

13) Additional Information (optional):

Member, ISOC Global and Nigeria

Convener, proposed ISOC NG-States SIG

Convener, Nigeria Youth Internet Governance Forum

President, Young Internet Professionals (YiPS) Africa

Team Lead | My Nigeria Online (MyNOL)



DNS Africa Magazine


Secretary, ICT Local Content Association (February 9, 2017 - ?)

Member, Executive Board of Directors, NiRA. (2013 - ?)

Ag. COO, NiRA (July 2013 - May 2014)

Pioneer Member, Board of Trustee, NiRA. (2006 - 2013)

Chairman, Telecoms and Subscribers Forum (2004 - 2006)




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