LAGOS-ACC Graduate Conference in African Studies: Call for Abstracts

The Lagos African Cluster Centre (Lagos-ACC) cordially invites graduate students conducting research on themes relating to Africa to apply to participate in its first Graduate Conference at the University of Lagos. The Conference, with the theme:“Studying Contemporary Africa: Politics, Society and Decoloniality” aims to provide the following: critical peer driven feedback on a substantial piece…

Faculty of Arts Holds Maiden Distinguished Professor Lecture Series

The Faculty of Arts, University of Lagos (UNILAG) is billed to hold the maiden edition of its Distinguished Professor Lecture Series on Thursday, May 27, 2021, by 11:00 a.m. Lecturer: Distinguished Professor Jim Ijenwa Unah of the Department of PhilosophyTheme: Is it Leadership or Character?Special Guest of Honour: Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS, Vice-Chancellor, UNILAGChief…

UNILAG ACC Awards 2 Million Naira Doctoral Scholarships

UNILAG ACC Awards 2 Million Naira Doctoral Scholarships

The University of Lagos, African Cluster Centre of Excellence (LACC), a Centre within the Institute of African and Diaspora Studies (IADS), University of Lagos (UNILAG), awarded scholarships worth two million naira to two (2) doctoral students. It would be recalled that in October 2020, the Centre published a call for applications from suitably qualified candidates…

CEDHUL Wins Volkswagen Grant for 3rd Lagos Summer School in Digital Humanities

The Centre for Digital Humanities, University of Lagos (CEDHUL), has been awarded the Volkswagen Foundation Grant to host the 3rd Lagos Summer School in Digital Humanities (LSSDH) at the University of Lagos. The annual training, which is being organised in conjunction with the Digital Humanities Institute, University of Cologne, Germany, will hold as a blended…

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IADS CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH, FEBRUARY 11 – 13

The Institute of African and Diaspora Studies (IADS), University of Lagos in collaboration with the Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilization (CBAAC) is organizing a ‘Black History Month’ event with the theme, ‘What Black History Means To Me’’. The event is scheduled to hold as follows: Date:                    Tuesday, February 11 – Thursday,…

Faculty of Arts Holds Public Lecture

The Faculty of Arts cordially invites members of the University community to the December edition of its faculty lecture series scheduled as follows: Date:             Thursday, December 12, 2019 Venue:           Faculty of Arts Boardroom Time:              11:00 a.m. The Lecture, which is titled, “Unilateral Border Closures: Thirty-Five Years of Retrospection on Nigeria and African” will be delivered…

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Institute of African and Diaspora Studies Organizes Workshop, December 10 & 11

The Lagos African Cluster Centre (ACC), Institute of African and Diaspora Studies is organising a workshop with the theme: “Methodology for Doing Cutting Edge Research in African Studies” for young scholars carrying out research on African Studies. Details are as shown below: Date:                          Tuesday, December 10 – Wednesday, December 11, 2019. Venue:                       Arthur Mbanefo Digital…