Oyewole Oginni


About Oyewole Oginni

Oyewole holds a MA in Governance and Regional Integration from Pan African University (Africa Union Commission University) and an MSc in Forensic Criminal Investigation from Saint Monica University. He is concerned about security politics in the renewed terrorism in the 21st century and the unintended consequences of the sovereign subjective naming and framing of security problems on human security in developing countries. As the Executive Director of OWP Africa, Oyewole has been working on humanitarian crisis management (rehabilitation & reintegration programs for the victims of conflicts and violent extremism); post-Boko Haram reconstruction, peace education, security politics, policy coherence for regional development (PCD); democracy, 'diasporization' and 'dediasporization' in Africa.


Game Theory Of Terrorism: Digging Deep Into The Roots Of Radicalization Of Boko Haramism

Increasingly, terrorism has become an unprecedented threat to global peace, security, and development. Besides loss of millions of lives and properties, political instability, psychological disorders, and an increasing population of the internally displaced persons (IDPs) with associated immigration crisis, the continuous expansions of terrorist networks and attacks are pushing up […]


End to Political Crisis and Sporadic Violence in Burundi through Dialogue

On Friday, 23rd October 2015, Burundi’s President, Pierra Nkurunziza, swore in a National Commission for Dialogue (CNDI) in order to resolve a grave on-going political crisis in the country.  The 15-member commission for dialogue was commissioned at a ceremony in Gitega. It’s primary goal is “to conduct the process of […]


Principle of African Solidarity: Somali Rebels Holding Ugandan Troops

  On Saturday, 12th September 2015, the president of Uganda speculated that the Islamic extremists in Somalia may have held some Uganda troops hostage. According to the Tokyo Associate Press (AP), President Yoweri Museveni blamed his own commanders for slackness that allowed a recent attack on an African Union base […]


Al-Shabab’s Gorilla Attack: Islamic Militants Storm AU Base in Somalia, Leaving Many Dead

On Friday 26th June, 2015, Islamic militants from the Al-Qaida-linked Al-Shabab group attacked a remote African Union base in Somalia, causing a catastrophe that led to the death of 25 combatants while several others were injured, according to the AU mission reports and Abudi Guled (Associated Press). In a tweet, […]


Nigeria Army Rescues Hundreds of Girls from Boko Haram Camps

  On 28th April, 2015, the Nigeria Army rescued two hundred girls and ninety three women during a military operation to regain the Sambisa Forest from the Boko Haram Islamist terrorist group. The group (the girls and the women) was rescued on Tuesday afternoon from Boko Haram camps in the […]