The author, Tolu A Akinyemi is a man that is passionate about life. A self-taught talent, Tolu is a prolific writer with more than ten years experience, and his books (Dead Lions Don't Roar and Unravel Your Hidden Gems) are much awaited by his avid followers.

Born in Nigeria, Tolu currently resides in the UK – he is a creative thinker, change management agent and natural born leader.

His dedication to the written word has seen him mentoring students in schools helping them with transition.

He often appears in shows and Open Mic events. He is a trained Economist with a degree from Ekiti State University and a Masters from the University of Hertfordshire, where he represented the University in major forums and engaged with young people.

A Christian, Tolu’s main aim with this book is to help people find the positive light and keep moving through life.


Tolu's new book, Unravel Your Hidden Gems is a series of essays that will motivate and inspire! It is now available to buy on Amazon, alongside Dead Lions Don't Roar.