Member since Jan '12

Working languages:
English to Yoruba

Samson Adeyekun
12 years in expert language services


Native in: Yoruba Native in Yoruba
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This person has translated 9,216 words for Translators without Borders
What Samson Adeyekun is working on
Apr 6, 2018 (posted via  I am participating in the pro-bono project for Learning Equality as an English/Yoruba translator. ...more »
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Training, Transcription, Copywriting
Specializes in:
LinguisticsIdioms / Maxims / Sayings
Human ResourcesIT (Information Technology)
Advertising / Public RelationsMarketing / Market Research
Automotive / Cars & TrucksBusiness/Commerce (general)

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Words translated: 9,216
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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Translation education Other - Nanjing University, Nanjing Shi, Jiangsu Sheng, China.
Experience Years of experience: 12. Registered at Nov 2009. Became a member: Jan 2012.
Credentials English to Yoruba (Coursera (Nanjing University) - Translation In Practice, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software MateCat, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
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Professional practices Samson Adeyekun endorses's Professional Guidelines.
If you’re looking to get top class and high-end translation and transcription services in Yoruba and Nigerian Pidgin languages, you’ve come to the right place.

Samson is one of the best translators, transcriptionists, editors and proofreaders around. Based in Lagos, Nigeria, He has helped clients all over Australia, the UK, USA, Canada, India, China, Ireland, Kenya, Malaysia, and Rome in Yoruba and Nigerian Pidgin language services.

You will enjoy the following benefits by using Samson's services for your Yoruba and Pidgin language projects:

• Exciting Yoruba and Pidgin words for all your communications.

• Lively, persuasive copy for your websites, press releases,
ads, brochures, sales letters, and more in Yoruba and Pidgin languages.

• Fast turn-around, and excellent customer-focused service.

• High-quality Yoruba and Pidgin language services, as well as proofreading
and editing with timely delivery.

• Responsive, no-nonsense approach, personalized to reach your Yoruba and Pidgin
language audience effectively.

• Samson has a sound knowledge of Yoruba cultures. As a native Yoruba speaker, he grew up and live in
south western Nigeria where these languages are freely spoken. He currently lives in Lagos,

• He has a knack for customer-oriented service, so he understands the high standards that you require.

• He has proven track records, and can work at short notice.

• As a university graduate, his services are of high professional standard. He is friendly and amiable;
self-motivated, organised, and disciplined.

• Translating is fun to him; he has the capacity to translate an average of 3,000 to
4,000 words a day.

• He is able to provide you with high-quality translations and transcriptions, with a high degree of
authenticity that can only be achieved by a native speaker.

• Samson offers high-quality human translation in Memoq, Excel, MS Word, and PowerPoint.

• His translation and transcription services cover a wide range including texts that
require specialized technical, legal, medical, scientific, engineering, business, financial,
marketing, internet and other terminology.

• He has a robust working relationship with expert translators in other major Nigerian
languages for quality and timely service delivery.

Samson's translations pass through two levels: (i) initial translation and (ii) editing and proofreading - to ensure cultural accuracy.

After completing the initial translation, he submits the translated document to an independent editor and reviewer to provide the highest possible linguistic quality in a current cultural context. The final work is then delivered to the client.

Samson is passionate about his work. He cares as much about the success of your business as you do. His pro-active approach and attention to details ensure that goals are clearly defined, benchmarks set, and deadlines are met.

His skills include:
• Fluency in oral and written English, Pidgin, and Yoruba languages.

• Ability to produce a grammatically correct and consistent narrative in English, Pidgin,
and Yoruba languages.

• Competency in the use of word-processing software like MS Word, PowerPoint, and

• Efficient proofreading, editing, and transcription services.

• Excellent research and writing capabilities.

His standard turn-around is seven days from the date he receives your PO for the assignment. However, if you’re up against a deadline, he can arrange an expedited service for you. Contact him to discuss your specific needs. He’ll make it work!

PAYMENT METHOD: Electronic bank transfer, Transfer Wise, and World Remit.

Samson's professional services will assure that your work is flawless and your confidence, boundless.

What’s more?

He guarantees the quality of his work with a no-hassle “re-do” policy. This is his pledge, and his loyal clients are a testament to his commitment to customer's delight. Please refer to the WWA corner (top right hand of this portal) for feedback from some clients who have benefitted from Samson's services.
Keywords: yoruba translation, transcription, editing, proofreading, typing, translating, transcribing, nigerian pidgin.

Profile last updated
Feb 14

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