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Panel Session A: 1:30-3:00pm (April 1)


A1: Personalities and Epicenters in African Nationalism
https://utexas.zoom.us/j/91238106562

Meeting ID: 912 3810 6562
Chair: Augustine Avwunudiogba

  • Placing Fidel Castro’s Internationalism in African Nationalism
    - Elisha J Dung, Alabama State University, Montgomery | edung@alasu.edu
    - Sabella O Abidde, Alabama State University, Montgomery | Sabidde@alasu.edu
    - Augustine Avwunudiogba, California State University Stanislaus | aavwunudiogba@csustan.edu
  • Rawlings, Gaddafi, Sankara, and Nasser: Soldiers as Intellectuals, Pan-Africanists, and Nationalists
    - Sabella O Abidde, Augustine Avwunudiogba, and Elisha J Dung
  • From Algeria to Namibia: Mapping Africa’s Post-Independence Theater of Armed-Struggle
    - Augustine Avwunudiogba, Elisha J Dung, and Sabella O Abidde

A2: Theorizing Nationalism
https://utexas.zoom.us/j/94772241813
Meeting ID: 947 7224 1813
Chair: Doron Roy

  • A Philosophical Position of Suicide in the Political Development of Old Oyo Empire
    - T. C. Falana, Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti | falanatiti@yahoo.com
    - O. A. Aladesanmi, Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti
  • Unlearning Coloniality: Decolonial Linguistic Nationalism in Africa
    - Alioune Fall, The Ohio State University | Fall.35@osu.edu
  • Kwame Nkrumah, Frantz Fanon and Amilcar Cabral as Theorists of African Nationalism
    - Bernard Steiner Ifekwe, University of Uyo | bsteiner20@yahoo.com
  • Conceptual Decolonization as a Foundation of Neo-Nationalism in 21st Century Africa
    -Oladele Abiodun Balogun, Olabisi Onabanjo University | balogundele@yahoo.com
  • Bridging the Gap of Economic and Security Threats in Africastephen
    - Boakye Ansah, Jiangsu University | spendipep@gmail.com
  • Nationalism as a Revolutionary Process: Critical Analyses of the Contributions of Amilcar Cabral, Frantz Fanon, and Kwame Nkrumah to Marxist-Leninist Theory of Revolution
    - Monica Esparza, Richmond, VA
    - Nuhu Yaqub, Usman Danfodiyo University, Sokoto | nuhuomeizayaqub@gmail.com
  • Soft Power Individuals in Nigeria and South Africa: An Appraisal of Olusegun Obasanjo and Thabo Mbeki’s Power of Attraction
    - Oluwaseun Tella, University of Johannesburg | otella@uj.ac.za

A3: Migration and Nationalism (1)
https://utexas.zoom.us/j/96882615013
Meeting ID: 968 8261 5013
Chair: Neville Hoad

  • The ECOWAS Free Movement Protocol and the Challenges of Intra-Regional Migration in West Africa
    - Olubukola S. Adesina, University of Ibadan | bukkystars@yahoo.com
  • ‘Breakthrough’ Syndromes, Imaginations and Transnational Migration: Nigerian Citizens in South Africa
    - Akinyemi, Akeem, A., The Polytechnic, Ibadan | akinyemmy2009@yahoo.com
  • The Nineteenth Century Yoruba Wars and Sociopolitical Formation on the Northern Frontier of Yoruba, Nigeria
    - Aribidesi USMAN, Arizona State University, USA | Aribidesi.usman@asu.edu
  • North-South Migration in Post-Colonial Developments: Case Study of Ghana
    - Ayo-Salami, Ayobami Timothy, European University of Lefke, Cyprus | timjnr1206@gmail.com
  • Ethnicity, Nationalism and Migration in Sub Saharan Africa
    - Mavis Boateng, GH Media School, Accra | maboateng1122@gmail.com
  • Navigating Migration Entanglements: Analyzing the Contradictions in Slavery and Migration Movements between Liberia and the United States
    - Chris Agoha, United Nations Mission in South Sudan | agoha@un.org; chris_agoha@yahoo.com

A4: Migration and Nationalism (2)
https://utexas.zoom.us/j/94741610812
Meeting ID: 947 4161 0812
Chair: Anene Ejikeme

  • Migration of African Intellectuals: A Clash of Globalization and the Rise of Nationalism
    - Francis E. Godwyll, The University of West Florida | fgodwyll@uwf.edu
    - Ms. Obi Kalu, Ed.S., The University of West Florida | nok2@students.uwf.edu
  • Borderland Migration and Citizenship in Africa
    - Leticia Mills, Mutual Integrity Assets Management, Accra | leticiamills89@yahoo.com
  • Courses and Impact of Migration: Interrogating the Socio-Economic and Ethical Issues in Conflict Induced Displacement in Africa
    - Olalere, Kunle Oluwafemi, The Polytechnic Ibadan, Nigeria | olalerefemi@gmail.com, olalerefemi@polyibadan.edu.ng
  • Transnational Migration and its Security Implications in Africa
    - Pienswang Longmam Geoffrey, Plateau State University, Bokkos | poesnaan2007@gmail.com
  • Searching for Greener Pastures through and in the Desert: Ambition, Frustration and Challenges of Young Nigerians
    - Ebele Udeoji, National Open University of Nigeria, Abuja | ebeleudeoji@yahoo.com
    - Adaora Osondu-Oti, Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti | osondua@yahoo.com, osondua@abuad.edu.ng
  • Migration, Vulnerability and Strategies for Navigating Childcare Options: The Case of Migrant Women from Northern Ghana
    - Patricia Serwaa Afrifa, Independent Scholar | yserwaaaafrifa@gmail.com
    - Makafui Kpedator, University of Ghana | makkykpe@gmail.com

A5: Aftermaths of Migration: Nationalism and Xenophobia
https://utexas.zoom.us/j/92944455465
Meeting ID: 929 4445 5465
Chair: Bridget Teboh

  • Xenophobic Attacks in South Africa: The Implications for Nigeria – South African Relations
    - Adeniji, Adeyinka Samson and Akpotu Isabella Evawere, University of Abuja | yinkaashola@gmail.com
  • Effects of Migration and Xenophobia on Development in Africa
    - Joseph Adu- Gyamfi, Jiangsu University | adugyamfi914@gmail.com
  • Migration, Xenophobia and Nationalism in Africa
    Arthur Philip Kofi, Ghana Dock Labor | Philipxo34@gmail.com
  • Migration, Xenophobia, and Nationalism in the Coastal Cities of Cape Town Of South Africa
    - Prebi George Kwasi, Maron International Educational Group (MIEG) | ebosea42@gmail.com
  • Migration, Xenophobia, and Nationalism in the Coastal Cities of Cape Town of South Africa
    - Emmanuel Opoku Mensah, Yicheng Handel Yuan Middle School | sammybless453@yahoo.com
  • The Courts and the Protection of Migrants’ Rights in South Africa: Prospect and Challenges
    - Serges Djoyou Kamga, Thabo Mbeki African Leadership Institute, UNISA | dkamgsa@unisa.ac.za
  • African Union Agenda2063, Xenophobia and African Integration: An Appraisal
    - Okeke, Livinus Ikwuako, Imo State University | Livinus_okeke@yahoo.com