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Olusola Isola

Southern Voices Network for Peacebuilding Scholar


February 12, 2018 — May 4, 2018

Professional affiliation

Dr, University of Ibadan, 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