Faculty of Arts, Lagos State University
African Studies Institute, University of Georgia, Georgia, USA.


Theme: Terrorism, Identity politics and Africa’s Development in the 21st Century
 JULY 21-25, 2019

Submission of Abstract

  • Submit abstracts of about 250 words with at least 5 keywords 

  • Send abstract to lasugeorgiaconf@lasu.edu.ng  

  • Abstracts should include title, name of the author(s), institutional affiliation, phone number(s) and email address  

  • Abstract font size should be 12 point, Times New Roman font style, single line spacing and follow MLA referencing style 

Important Dates for Submission of Abstract

  • Abstract submission deadline: 31st May 2019 

  • Notification of abstract acceptance shall be sent two (2) weeks after submission 

July 21st - 25th

Lagos State University Main Auditorium

Ojo Campus, Lagos


Prof. Lanre Fagbohun, SAN

The Vice Chancellor, Lagos State University, Ojo

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Isaac Olawale Albert

Institute of African Studies, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria

Lead Plenary Speakers

Dr. Akinloye Ojo

Director, Africa Studies Institute, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia,

Prof Seyni Moumouni

Director of the Research Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Niamey


Early bird registration

18th Feb. – 21 Jun., 2019

₦ 20,000 

Regular Registration

22nd Jun. - 31 Jun., 2019

₦ 25,000 

Early Bird Foreign

18th Feb. – 21 Jun. 2019

$ 100 

Regular Foreign

22nd Jun. - 31 Jun., 2019

$ 110 


18th Feb. - 31 Jun., 2019

₦ 5000 

Registration Commences on Feburary 18,2019.

Please, note that conference organisers are unable to provide funding for conference participants.
Participants that require visa and who have registered for the conference may contact the organisers for letter of invitation to the Nigerian Embassy.

Payment Account Details

WEMA Bank Plc


Conference fee covers conference materials, tea break, lunch and conference dinner.

Please do ensure to get evidence of payment (NB: it would be required for verification of payment during registration)

Conference FAQ

Main Auditorium Lagos State University, ojo, Lagos State. .

In order to ensure a hitch-free payment after registration, please make sure that your card is programmed by your bank for internet payment.
If not, visit the nearest wema branch to make payment into the provided account

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