Mr. Adeyemi Waliyullahi Adeola

Lecturer II

Historical Background

Adeyemi Waliyullahi Adeola hails from Osun State, Nigeria. He is an essayist, poet and activist, whose creative career inspires the youngsters that a poet is born, but not made. He has a bachelor’s degree at Al-Hikmah University, Nigeria, with first class Honours in Islamic Studies. Waliyullahi had taught at the College for Legal and General Studies, Minna, Niger State, and he has been a lecturer in his alma mater for half a decade ago. He has obtained a master’s degree at the University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. He is currently a doctoral degree candidate at the Kwara State University, Malete, Nigeria.

Educational History

Institution Attended (With Date):  

Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin                                     2009- 2013

National Teachers’ Institute                                                                2015-2016

Latty Computer College                                                                       2007-2008

University of Ilorin, Ilorin                                                                      2016-2018

Kwara State University, Malete                             2018-to-date 

Academic and Professional Qualifications (With Dates ):

BA Islamic Studies (First Class Honours)                                           2013

Post Graduate Diploma in Education                                                   2016

Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria                                            2017

Diploma in Data Processing                         2008 

MA Islamic Studies                                                                                 2018

PhD Islamic Studies                             (in view)



Research Interest

Islamic History, Islamic Movements and Sectarian Studies


    • Published Journal Articles:

      1.   Waliyullahi, A. A. & AbdulRaheem, I.O. (2016). A Discourse on the Decline Stage of Scientific Developments in Islām. In Al-Hikmah Journal of Education, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin. Vol. 3, No.1, June, 2016. 
      2. Waliyullahi, A. A. (2016). The Emergence of Islām in Nigeria: A Critique on the Proliferation of Muslim Fraternities. In Al-Hikmah Journal of Education, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin. Vol. 3, No. 2, December, 2016. 
      3. Waliyullahi, A. A. & Yahya S.A. (2018). Islamic Stance on Resurgence of Jāhiliyyah Culture Among Muslims in Nigeria. In Ado Journal of Religions and Culture, Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, Vol.4, No.1, May, 2018.
      4. Waliyullahi, A. A. & Teslim A.A. (2019). Polemical Discourse on Ḥadīth Matn Analysis in Southern Nigeria. In KWASU Journal of Religious Studies, Vol. 2, No.2. 
      5. Waliyullahi, A.A. (2019). A Critical Study of Forbidden and Disliked Names for a Muslim Child in Tasmiyatu-ʼl-Mawlud of Bakr bn. Abdillah. In Kaduna Journal of Humanities, Vol. 3 No. 3.
      6. Waliyullahi A.A. (2019). Re-examining Ethics of Euthanasia and Suicide in Islam. In Al-Nazzarah Referred Journal of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Vol. 3 No. 1, July 2019.
      7. Waliyullahi, A.A. (2019). Juxtaposing the Qur’ān with the Previous Scriptures: Religious Adherents at the Crossroads. In Andal Journal of Religious Studies, Federal University of Kashere, Gombe, Gombe State, Vol. 1 No. 1. 
      8. ᶜAbdus-Samīᶜ Imām Arikewuyo & Waliyullahi A. A. (2019). Use and Abuse of Ḥijāb in Educational Institutions in Nigeria: An Inquiry Within the Context of Islamic Jurisprudence and Constitutional Provision. A Journal Article Accepted for Publication in the forthcoming edition of Al-Qalam Multi-Dimensional Journal (ALMUJ), Department of Islamic Studies, Al-Qalam University, Katsina, Vol.2, No. 1.   
      9. Waliyullahi A.A. & Jimoh A. (2019). Islamic Pedagogy and Entrepreneurial Skills for Youth Self-Reliance in Nigeria: Implication for Educational Managers. A Journal Article Accepted for Publication in the forthcoming edition of Springboard Journal of Humanities, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin.
      10. A.A. Waliyullahi (2020). An Examination of the Doctrines of African, Western and Islamic Feminism in the Quest for Gender Equity. A Journal Article Accepted for Publication in the forthcoming edition of Al-Ishrāq Journal of Arabic and Islamic Studies, 12th edition, October, 2020

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