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Olusola Isola

Former Southern Voices Network for Peacebuilding Scholar


    February 12, 2018 — May 4, 2018

    Professional affiliation

    Senior Lecturer in Peace, Security and Humanitarian Studies Department, University of Ibadan, Nigeria    

    Wilson Center Projects

    Hate Media and the Challenges of Post-election Peacebuilding in Africa

    Full Biography

    Dr. Ousola Isola is a Senior Research Fellow with the Institute for Peace and Strategic Studies at the University of Ibadan. He was previously a journalist and communication consultant. He has held various academic responsibility positions in his university, including being Sub-Dean and Postgraduate of his institute. He has published several books and journal articles. He is married with three children.

    Major Publications

    Mass Media and Election Violence: 1965 and 1983 Experiences in Western Nigeria

    Journalism Practice and Terrorism in Nigeria: Issues, Trends and Techniques

    Trends and Consequences of Terrorist Attacks on the Media in Nigeria