Mike Asukwo

Mike Asukwo

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Mike is a renowned Nigerian artist whose illustrations and cartoons have been published in several magazines and newspapers, books, newsletters and journals in Nigeria and abroad, including many websites and blogs. He currently works with BusinessDay Newspaper as Chief Editorial Artist. Prior to this he has worked as a full-time studio artist for a while, creating series of sculptures, drawings and paintings and unique handcrafted gift items that enjoyed great patronage.

Mike Asukwo has taken part in many group exhibitions and won several awards including Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism Award 2012, 2013 and 2015 (Cartoon category).