Shola Omotola held the Claude Ake Memorial Lecture


At Tuesday 28th of November 2023 Professor Shola Omotola held the Claude Ake Memorial Lecture at the University Main building.


Professor Shola Omotola. Photo: Chris Chau.

It was a highly successful afternoon featuring an impactful lecture under the title: The reincarnation of Military Coups in Africa. Thank you to Professor Shola Omotola and the Nordic Africa Institute. 

The Claude Ake Visiting Chair is a co-financed collaboration between the Department of Peace and Conflict Research, and the Nordic Africa Institute

The purpose of this scholarship programme is to honor the memory of Professor Claude Ake, prominent African scholar, philosopher and humanist, and to invite applications from internationally recognized senior scholars with professorial competence in their respective fields of expertise.

Last modified: 2022-11-09