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Online Research Seminar Series - West African History - #2

CarousselIFRA-Nigeria hosted in September-October 2021, the second session of our Online Research Seminar Series on West African History with 5 historians from the region: 

Dr Edwige Zagre (Université Norbert Zongo, Burkina Faso)
Dr George Meyiri Bob-Milliar (KNUST-Kumasi, Ghana)
Tayo Agunbiade (Independent Researcher, Nigeria)
Dr Safiatou Diallo (CIRD, Guinea)
Dr Macham Mangut (University of Jos, Nigeria)

Please find below the videos of the five sessions of these second series. You can also watch the videos of our first series with 6 historians from the Region. 


Wed 29th September at 4pm (GMT, Ouagadougou) / 5pm (WAT, Lagos): Dr Edwige Zagre (Département d’Histoire et d’Archéologie, Université Norbert Zongo à Koudougou, Burkina Faso): “Le site à ciel ouvert de sculpture sur granite de Laongo au Burkina Faso : Attrait touristique et célébration de la femme”


Wed 6th October 5pm (WAT, Lagos):  Dr George Bob-Milliar (KNUST, Ghana): "The evolution of professional associations in Africa: an impact study of the Historical Society of Ghana (1952-2000s)".


Wed 13th October 2021 5pm (WAT, Lagos): Ms Tayo Agubnbiade (independent researcher): "Constitution Authorship in Nigeria (1921-2021): Rethinking the Participation of Women".



Wed 20th October 2021 5pm (WAT, Lagos): Dr Safiatou Diallo (CIRD Guinée):  "Santé révolutionnaire et populaire, la vision de Sékou Touré pour la Guinée (1958-1984)".


Wed 27th October 2021 5pm (WAT, Lagos): Dr Macham Mangut (University of Jos, Nigeria): "The Peopling  of Central Nigeria: Archaeological and Historical Perspectives on the Ron, Jos Plateau".



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