Akintola Najmud-deen Akinjide

Lecturer II

Historical Background

Date of Birth: 4th February, 1969 Marital Status: Separated State of Origin: Osun L.G.A: Ife East Phone Number: +234 7033560258 E-mail(s): akinomoakinjide@gmail.com / akinomoakinjide@yahoo.com Gender: Male

Educational History

2021 Ph.D,. History, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria Dissertation: A Historical Study of the Growth and Relevance of Islamic Chieftaincies in Yorubaland Southwestern Nigeria, 1841-2015 Akinkunmi Alao (Supervisor), and Abdulfatai K. Makinde (Co-Supervisor) 2012 M.Phil., History, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria Thesis, The Role of Youths in the Socio-Economic Development of Ile-Ife Since 1930 1994 B.A., History, Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos


B.A., M.Phil., Ph.D

Research Interest

Cultural and Political


Journal Articles and Book Chapters

Accepted Islamic and Yoruba Intercultural Realities: A Dialogue of Conveniences, Fetchrich in Honour of Prof. Toyin Falola at 70, Kenyatta University Nairobi, Kenya, (Forthcoming)

Accepted Gender Equality, Pandemic and Islamic Chieftaincy Titles in Yorubaland, African Journal of Gender and Development (AJGD), (Forthcoming)

Accepted Masculinities and Female Islamic Clerics In Southwestern Nigeria, in the Context of Global South: A Historical Perspective, in Jose Loureiro (ed), Men and Masculinities in the Global South: A Southern Perspective, Palgrave Macmillan Publishers (Forthcoming).

Accepted “Ìlá ò ló’ògùn emu ló’ògùn Ìlá” Palm Wine and its Value in Ila and Oke-Ila Orangun 2011 Akintola N. Akinjide & Tunde Decker, Governance and Administration in Osun State, Olagunsoye Oyinlola’s Years, 2003-2010 in Siyan Oyeweso and Kofa Afolabi (eds.), College of Humanities and Culture, Osun State University, 326-342. 2019 Akintola N. Akinjide & Akin A. Alao, “Sensational Religious Activities on Social Media: An Epitome of Terrorism?”, Adeoti, G., Abiodun, F., Olaosun, I., Oladosu, O., (eds), Humanities, Security and Social Media, Ibadan: Bookminds Publishers, 164-178. 2022 Akintola, N.A., Disputes and Dispute Resolutions of Islamised Chieftaincy Titles Among The Yoruba Since 1841, in M. A. Hamid et al., Muslim and Societies in Africa, Reamsworth Publishing, Ibadan: 1-57