Kola Tubosun is a linguist, author, translator, academic, and cultural activist from Nigeria. His contributions and sway have been felt in linguistics, literature, journalism, language technology, and education.
He was awarded the 2016 Premio Ostana “Special Prize” for Mother Tongue Writings. (Ostana Premio Scritture in Lingua Madre) in recognition of his efforts to promote language. He writes in both English and Yoruba.