Kola King writes short stories, novels and essays. He obtained a degree in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos in 1981. He served as the Editor, Epic Newspaper and Managing Editor, Greenbough Communications Limited, Lagos. He was Editor, Nigerian Book of Great People (Who’s Who). He was at one-time Part-Time lecturer at the International Institute of Journalism, Abuja. He later founded Newscomm magazine in 2011 and served as Publisher and Editor-in- Chief.
The magazine is temporarily rested. His writings have also appeared in international literary journals such as Kalahari Review, The Missing Slate Journal, Litro Magazine and The New Black Magazine. Hisworks are also forthcoming from Mosaic Literary Magazine. He writes and lives in Ibadan, Nigeria.