Dwight Drummond has been a reporter and news anchor for over two decades. He was awarded the Ryerson University Alumni Award of Distinction and has been inducted into the Faculty of Radio and Television Arts Wall of Fame. Currently, Drummond is the co-host of CBC NewsToronto, the flagship supper hour program and winner of Best Local Newscast at the 2015 Canadian Screen Awards.

Drummond has done “just about every job there is to do in a newsroom” as he worked his way up through the industry.

Known for his exclusives, he’s broken local stories that have gone national and has reported from the U.S., Caribbean and Africa. He had the lead story on CityNews’ Gemini win for best newscast, and a top story for City’s Edward R. Murrow win for best newscast.

Drummond has also received a number of awards for his police reporting and commendations for his community work. He is a recipient of the Men of Excellence Award, the Distinguished Men of Honour Award and the African Canadian Achievement Award for excellence in media.

Events Dwight Drummond was involved in

  • IFOA Celebrates Black History Month

    Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 7:30 PM

    IFOA will celebrate Black History Month with Harbourfront Centre during Kuumba 2018 with authors Simone Dalton, Rinaldo Walcott, Whitney French and David Bradford, and CBC Toronto journalist Dwight Drummond.

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  • The Children’s Book Bank Book Club @ IFOA

    Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 2:00 PM

    Dwight Drummond moderates a conversation between the kids and the author of October’s featured read live on the IFOA stage.

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