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His research intersects economic and security regionalism in Africa, with a particular focus on the nexus between economic (under)development, intrastate conflicts, and regional security. His current research interest is on China and Russia's growing influence in Africa and the implications for existing regional economic and security arrangements.

Research interests

Economic Regionalism

Regional Security

Critical Security Studies


Area of Expertise: Africa


Teaching Assistant (IR), Dept of International Studies, XJTLU, 2020-2023

Policy Research Analyst, Africa International Trade & Commerce Research, Nigeria, 2020


Contemporary International Relations

Critical Security Studies

Conflict and International Intervention

International Politics of Development in Africa

Awards and honours

Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Education/Academic qualification

MA, United Nations and Diplomatic Studies, The University of Buckingham

Award Date: 13 Jan 2020

LLM, International and Commercial Law, The University of Buckingham

Award Date: 8 Oct 2018

LLB, Law, The University of Buckingham

Award Date: 3 Jul 2017

PhD, International Relations, University of Liverpool, XJTLU Campus, China

2020Oct 2024

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