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Bolanle Awe

14 Feb
Renowned scholars drawn from Africa, North America, Latin America and Europe converged on the Trenchard Hall of the University of Ibadan for a two-day conference in honour of celebrated historian, Professor Bolanle Awe who clocked 90 in January.
17 May 2021
A former Pro-Chancellor of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and renowned professor of History, Bolanle Awe, has decried crises trailing the appointment of vice chancellors in some Nigerian universities.
7 May 2021
A renowned Historian, Prof. Bolanle Awe, yesterday, cautioned against breaking up the country, saying the country will not be respected in the comity of nations once broken.
12 Mar 2019
I have reached a very significant point in my regular public writing, and compelled by a personal work restructuring that I just undertook to step it down significantly, by 70% perhaps. It means I would henceforth intervene in national discourse only on very few occasions when I feel so strongly, and when I need to…


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