Canada-based Nigerian Professor Launches Book on Kidnapping
A new ground-breaking study of the complex politics of kidnapping of oil workers in the Niger Delta area of Nigeria is due for its first public presentation on Saturday, October 26, at Telus Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta Campus, Edmonton, Canada. Entitled Criminal Resistance? The Politics of Kidnapping Oil Workers the award-winning work by 2011 Governor General of Canada Academic Gold Medal recipient, Tope Oriola, will be formally reviewed by Biko Agozino, Professor and Director, Africana Studies, Virginia Tech, USA. The event is being sponsored by the Global Education Program, Department of Sociology & Faculty of Arts, University of Alberta, Edmonton.