Meet the Speakers at the Conference.

Professor Oyesoji Aremu.

 

Professor Oyesoji Aremu.

Oyesoji Aremu is Professor of Counselling and Criminal Justice Studies in the Institute for Peace and Criminal Justice Studies, University of Ibadan, Nigeria and also, Director, Distance Learning Centre of the University. He has held other positions like Sub-Dean (Undergraduate), Faculty of Education (2001 to 2003), Sub-Dean (Postgraduate), Faculty of Education (2008/2009). Professor Aremu is on the Board of many journals (Police Practice and Research, Nigeria Journal of Social Work Education, Ife Journal of Behavioural Research, International Journal of Continuing Education and Development Studies, Journal of Educational Research in Natural and Social Sciences; and Ibadan Journal of Peace and Development). He is the Editor, Nigerian Journal of Clinical and Counselling Psychology.
His research and publications cover police and policing reforms, academic performance, counselling and criminal justice studies, and recently, open and distance education. Prof. Oyesoji Aremu is a recipient of the prestigious Commonwealth Fellowship at the Institute of Criminal Justice Studies, University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom and the only Nigerian recipient of Africa Institute of South Africa grant to the project on Triumph of Education in Africa in Pretoria, South Africa, 2011. Prof. Aremu who has over 100 publications which include books on police is a Justice of the Peace and is widely travelled.

Professor Rasheed Aderinoye.

Professor Rasheed Aderinoye.

Professor Rasheed Aderinoye.

Rashid Aderinoye is a Professor of principle,methods of basic and distance education. Of the University of Ibadan. He was at different times Director of Centre for Literacy Training and Development for Africa (CLTDPA) and Head of Department of Adult Education of the university. He was a Fellow of UNESCO to International Literacy Institute University of Philadelphia United States 1997 and a Fellow of British Council to University of Nottingham United Kingdom 1998.A Consultant to UNESCO,British Council and Unicef
He was appointed by the Federal Government of Nigeria a Deputy Executive
Secretary Universal Basic Education Commission 2010 and Executive Secretary National Commission for Nomadic Education 2014
He was inducted Member of Nigeria Academy of Education (NAE) in 2016. Professor Aderinoye published in books and national and internal journals. He is currently External Examiner to Bayero University,Usman Dan Fodio University and University of Port Harvourt to mention a few. A consultling Editor to Journal of Internstional Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning. He is married with children and grand children. He is widely travelled .