Remi Raji is the pen name of Aderemi Raji-Oyelade, prominent member of the influential group of writers known as Poetry Club, in the University of Ibadan of the 1980s and 1990s.
He was the chairperson of the Oyo State Chapter of the Association of Nigerian Authors (1997-2000) and editor of the 2000 edition of ANA Review. He was the official Guest Poet to the City of Stockholm, Sweden in 2005. A former General Secretary of the Nigerian Centre African Centre of PEN Africa Centres (PAN), Raji served as the President of the Association of Nigerian Author (2011-2015).
Raji’s poems have appeared in both local and international journals and anthologies including Voices from the Fringe, The Guardian, The Nigerian Tribune, Times Review, For Ken, For Nigeria, 25 New Nigerian Poets, Sou ‘Wester Literary and Rochford Street Review, among others. He has read ad performed his works in different parts of Africa, Europe and the US.