We’re a creative consultancy invested in the power of words. We’re committed to cultivating the craft of written and spoken word as a tool for transformation. To transform the individual, transform communities and transform society at large.
Fopé Jegede is an award-winning writer, passionate about the power of words. At the age of 15, her poem, 'The Champion's Story', was broadcast on the BBC to over 20 million viewers as part of the 2012 Olympic Closing Ceremony...
Oríkì is a form of praise poetry, created and practised within Yoruba tradition (Nigeria, West Africa). One’s oríkì is connected to your family and ancestry. It’s often recited or sung in moments of celebration as a way to honour a person.
Oriki Collective is a creative consultancy empowering a generation of storytellers.
"Fope's ability to hook the students' attention and imagination through storytelling and spoken word was extremely inspiring. Through the workshops, students were given the tools (both technical and confidence) to find their unique voice and showcase this in their writing."
Ms Oladipo, Head of English at London Academy, Edgware