Assistant Lecturer

Historical Background

Mr. A. T. Ishola was born on 6th April, 1988 in Ilorin to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Ishola. He hails from Ile Ewe Compound of Okeya-Ipo in Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State. Mr. Ishola is the 2nd of the five children of his parents.

Educational History

  • He had his primary education at Bunmi Harmony Nursery and Primary School, Ilorin from the year 1993 – 1999. He proceeded to Kwara State College of Education Model Secondary School, Ilorin for his Secondary School Leaving Certificate Examination from 1999 – 2005. Mr. Ishola secured admission into University of Ilorin to study Linguistics thereby obtaining his Bachelor Hons. Degree in Linguistics with Second Class Upper Division in 2010. Also, in the same department of the same university, Mr. Ishola completed his Masters degree programme in the year 2015. He’s currently pursuing his Ph.D. in applied linguistics also in university of Ilorin, Ilorin.


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Research Interest

Discourse Analysis, Critical Discourse Analysis, Language Teaching and Sociolinguistics


      1. Ishola, A. T. (2021). Lexical choice as ideological advancement in Olusegun Obasanjo’s My Watch. (under review)