Sub-subject: Akin Mabogunje (Nigerian Historian and Geographer, Nigeria). Syllabus:
- The Nigerian historian and geographer Akin Mabogunje
- His works on urbanisation in Africa
Sample of the sub-subject: Akin Mabogunje (African historian)
Sub-Subject Description: Akin Mabogunje.
- The Nigerian historian and geographer Akinlawon Ladipo Mabogunje was born in 1931
in the North of Nigeria (West Africa).
- His specialisation is the urbanisation in developing countries.
- Akinlawon Ladipo Mabogunje was the President of the International Geographical Union (1980-1984).
- Education: Bachelor's Degree in Geography (University of Ibadan, Nigeria)
and the University College (London)
- Professor (Nigeria, the United Kingdom, Brazil...)
- Consultant for the United Nations Development Programme (PNUD) and the World Bank (BM)
- The Nigerian National Order of Merit (NNOM) (1980)
- Commander of the Order of the Niger
Akinlawon Ladipo Mabogunje is an African historian of the West African Economic Area of the African Civilisation.