NAME: BABATUNDE, Abosede Rashidat Omowumi

Department: Centre for Peace and Strategic Studies

Date of First Appointment: 4th April, 2011

Status on First Appointment: Lecturer II


PUBLICATIONS

Journal Articles

National

  1. Babatunde, A.O (2011). The Impact of Oil Exploitation on the Socio-Economic Livelihood of Ilaje-Ugbo People of Ondo State, Nigeria”. African Notes: Journal of the Institute of African Studies, University of Ibadan, Ibadan. 30 (1&2, 2006): 99-117. Published by John Archers. October, 2011.
  2. Babatunde, A.O. (2014). The Boko Haram Insurgency and Democratic Trajectory in Nigeria. The Journal of the Society for Peace Studies and Practice. 1 (3); 289-306.     Published by the Society for Peace Studies and Practice, Nigeria.

International

  1. Babatunde, A.O (2009): Oil Exploitation and Conflict in Nigeria’s Niger Delta. Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa. 11(4): 134-159. Published online by the Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, Pennsylvania, Available online at http://jsd-africa.com.  
  2. Babatunde, A.O (2010). Environmental Conflict and the Politics of Oil in the Oil-Bearing Areas of Nigeria’s Niger Delta”. Peace and Conflict Review. 5 (1): 31-45. Published online by the United Nations Mandated University for Peace, Costa Rica. Available online at http://review.upeace.org/pdf.cfm?articulo=107&ejemplar=20
  3. Babatunde, A.O (2012). An Analytical Evaluation of the Cost of the Conflict in Nigeria’s Niger Delta. Journal of Conflictology. Published online by the Campus for Peace, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Spain. 3 (1): 50-58. Available online at http://www.uoc.edu/ojs/index.php/journal-of-conflictology/.../vol3iss1-joc.
  4. Babatunde, A. (2013). Democratization and Armed Conflict in Africa: Critical Perspectives. Peace Studies Journal. Published online by the Central New York Peace Studies Consortium, New York, USA. 6 (3): 20-36. Available online at http://www.peaceconsortium.org/.../Peace-Studies-Journal-Volume-6-Issue-3-July-2
  5. Babatunde, A.O. (2013). Revolution in North Africa: Impetus for Political Transition to Democracy or Subregional Insecurity. ACCORD Conflict Trend. 33-39. Published by the African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes, South Africa. Available Online at http://www.acord.org.za.
  6. Babatunde, A.O. (2014). Youth Militias and the Militarisation of the Niger Delta: Interrogating Institutional Mechanisms. The Journal for Peace and Justice Studies. Vol. 23, No. 2. Pp. 155-176. Available Online athttps://www1.villanova.edu/villanova/artsci/peaceandjustice/journal/articlelisting.html
  1. Babatunde, A.O. (2014). Oil, Environmental Conflict and the Challenges of Sustainable Development in the Niger Delta. Journal of Peacebuilding and Development. Vol. 9. Issue       77-82. Available Online at tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/15423166.2014.944077
  2. Babatunde, A.O. (2014). Violent Extremism and the Challenges of Democratic Consolidation in Nigeria. Democracy and Society. 12, Issue 1. Pp. 16-18. Fall-Winter 2014. Center for Democracy and Civil Society. Georgetown University. Available Online at https://government.georgetown.edu/sites/government/files/GU-D%26S-22.pdf
  3. Babatunde, A.O. (2015). Harnessing Traditional Practices for use in the Reintegration of Child Soldiers in Africa: Examples from Liberia and Burundi. Intervention: Journal of Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Conflict Affected Areas. 12. No. 3. Pp. 379-392.

Available Online at www.interventionjournal.com/content/november-2014-volume-12-issue-3

  1. Babatunde, A.O. (2015). Youth Uprising and the Quest for Political Reform in Africa: Issues and Challenges. African Security Review. 24. No. 2. Pp. 107-121. Available Online at www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10246029.2015.1020954
  2. Babatunde, A.O. (2015). “Human Trafficking and Transnational Organized Crime: Implications for Security in Nigeria”. Peace Research: The Canadian Journal of Peace and Conflict Studies. 46, No. 1 (2015): 61-84. Available Online at www.peaceresearch.ca/pdf/46_1/PRJ_46_1_Abosede_Omowumi_Babatunde.pdf

 

Chapters in Books

 

Home-based

  1. Babatunde, A.O (2010). Managing Environmental Conflict in the Oil-producing Areas of the Niger Delta, Nigeria. In Dynamics of Peace Processes, Albert, I.O. and I.O Oloyede I.O (eds.). 487-500. Ilorin: Published by the Centre for Peace and Strategic Studies University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria.
  2. Babatunde, A.O. (2016). Oil and Violent Conflict in Africa. African Journal of Peace and Security. 2. No. 1. Published by Centre for Peace and Strategic Studies, University of Ilorin, Nigeria.

National

  1. Babatunde, A.O (2011). Governance, Electoral Violence and Nigeria’s National Security. In Democratic Election and Nigeria’s National Security Albert, I.O. N.L, Danjibo, O.O, Isola, and S.A, Faleti (eds.) 112-136. Institute of African Studies, University of Ibadan. Ibadan: Published by John Archers.
  2. Babatunde, A.O. (2012). Oil Exploration, Armed Conflict and their Implication for Women’s Socio-Economic Development in the Nigeria’s Niger Delta. In Peace, Security and Development in Nigeria. Albert, I.O. W.A, Eselebor, N.D, Danjibo (eds.) 258-281. Society for Peace Studies and Practice. Ibadan: Published by John Archers.
  3. Babatunde, A. (2013). Transnational Crime and Nigeria’s National Security: Combating Trafficking in Women and Children. In Managing National and International Security in a Globalized World”. Albert, I.O. W.A, Eselebor, N.D, Danjibo (eds.) 194-216. Society for Peace Studies and Practice. Ibadan: Published by John Archers.
  4. Babatunde, A. (2013). Interrogating Institutional Mechanism for Managing Youth Militancy in the Niger Delta. In The Security Sector and Conflict Management in Nigeria. Albert I.O. B.A. Aluko, O.O. Isola (eds.) 434-454 Peace and Conflict Studies Programme: Published by the Institute of African Studies, University of Ibadan, Ibadan.
  1. Sesay, A. and Babatunde, A.O. (2015). Africa, the Cold War and After: Glimpses from West Africa. In Sesay, A and Ukeje, C. (eds). Security and Developmental Challenges for Africa in the 21st Essay in Honour of Prof Thomas Akhigbe Imobigbe. Hamtul Press.

 

Edited Conference Proceedings

 

  1. Babatunde, A.O. (2011): Oil Exploitation, Local Economy and Conflict in the Oil-bearing Areas of the Nigeria’s Niger Delta. Proceedings Nigeria Annual International Conference and Exhibition of the Society for Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Society for Petroleum Engineers (ed.) 1-10. Published by SPE. Available online at spe.org/publication