OSUN 2022: PAN Sets to Enhance Peaceful Campaign Environment Through Monitoring of Stakeholders

Positive Agenda Nigeria (PAN) has announced its readiness to begin monitoring and evaluation of political actors and their supporters in Osun State using robust research and dissemination strategies, as political parties and candidates begin their campaigns across towns and cities in the state for the 2022 governorship election.

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Kigali’s University Don leads AECRA’s inaugural training series on pursuing a PhD in Africa

The inaugural training of the African Early-Career Researchers’ Academy will be led by Professor Nnamdi Madichie of Nnamdi Azikiwe University. Professor Nnamdi will lead members of the Academy and other interested members of the public through the process of completing a PhD in Africa, according to the Steering Committee. Professor Nnamdi will talk about his time as a PhD student and as a supervisor of numerous doctoral candidates in Africa.

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AECRA Holds First 2022 Monthly Seminar Series

AECRA is one of the interdisciplinary research academies in Africa where early-career and experienced researchers come together to discuss research, research opportunities, knowledge and skills development within the contexts of academic and applied researches in Africa and beyond. Recently, two doctoral candidates of the academy won small research grants sponsored by the academy. As part of her activities to regularly hold monthly seminars, the second seminar for January holds before the month’s end.

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Critical Questions on Gender, Faculty Disparity in University of Port Harcourt’s 128 Inaugural Speeches

The University of Port Harcourt was established in 1975. It is one of the second generation Federal Universities founded during the year. Four years later, the University had its first inaugural speech which was delivered by Prof. E. J. Alagoa, a Professor of History, according to available data. Forty-two years later [as at 2021], 173 inaugural speeches have been delivered across the old and new faculties in the University.

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