The reason behind my motivation – Dr. Adebayo, 1st Rahamon Bello Award for Best PhD Thesis Winner Speaks

The reason behind my motivation – Dr. Adebayo, 1st Rahamon Bello Award for Best PhD Thesis Winner Speaks

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” The words of Ralph Waldo Emerson, an American essayist, lecturer, philosopher, and poet, rings true for the exceptional scholar, Dr. Kudus Oluwatoyin Adebayo, who emerged the pioneer winner of the Rahamon Bello Award for Best Ph.D…

Dr. Adebayo Emerges Winner of the IADS-Rahamon Bello Best PhD Thesis Award for 2020, UNILAG

The Institute of African and Diaspora Studies (lADS), University of Lagos (UNILAG) is pleased to announce that Dr. Adebayo Kudus Oluwatoyin has emerged as the winner of the first edition of the Rahamon Bello Best PhD Thesis in African & Diaspora Studies Award. Dr. Adebayo’s thesis, entitled “Migration and Settlement Experiences of Nigerians in Guangzhou,…

The “Lagos: Ownership and Identities” Photography Exhibition is still Ongoing

There are still so many interesting aspects to the Photography Exhibition being hosted by the Lagos African Cluster Centre (LACC), Africa Multiple Cluster of Excellence, University of Lagos (UNILAG). Members of the University community and the public are cordially invited to visit the Gallery at the Institute of African and Diaspora Studies (IADS), J.P. Clark…

Call for Applications: 2021 Visiting Research Fellowship

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), Nigeria, is calling on suitably qualified scholars, working in the field of African Studies, to apply for its 2021 Visiting Research Fellowship. Qualified Fellows will be in residence for periods…

LACC Hosts Photography Exhibition tagged “Lagos: Ownership and Identities”

The Lagos African Cluster Centre (LACC), Africa Multiple, Cluster of Excellence, University of Lagos, Nigeria, is scheduled to host a Photography Exhibition, entitled “Lagos: Ownership and Identities”, from Monday, November 2, 2020 to Sunday, November 29, 2020. The exhibition, which is designed to highlight the peculiarities in the identity of Lagos State, the nationally acclaimed…

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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…

LAGOS AFRICAN CLUSTER CENTRE (ACC) 2020 SCHOLARSHIP

The UNILAG African Cluster Centre invites application from qualified Ph.D students for Scholarship in the academic year 2020/2021. The scholarship which is Sponsored by the German Research Foundation, and through its collaboration with the University of Bayreuth and three other African partners in the African Multiple Cluster system, the University of Lagos African Cluster Centre…