Dr. Chukwudi Chidume

Lecturer I

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Programme History and Strategic Studies
Department History and Strategic Studies
Faculty Humanities

biography (Education/professional experience/professional accomplishments)

 Dr. Chukwudi Chidume has experience in the areas of Project Management, Monitoring and evaluation of changes in projects and programmes, Information and communication of reforms in governments, organizations and development issues, information dissemination and community level development and research, community mobilization, research and facilitation of meetings and insurgencies and terrorism studies.


He has vast and varied knowledge in the area of Solid Waste Management and socio-economic component of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA).


He has handled both internal and external communication components in previous job engagements. These include organization of publicities and press releases, website content development, advocacy visits, seminars, workshops, focal group discussions in both rural and urban areas on thematic agricultural/governance areas, consultations and community participatory governance programmes in rural and urban areas, working with Non Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in the development of Information, Education and Communication (IEC) materials for Behaviour Change Communication (BCC) on service delivery issues, editing of newspaper, organization/community newsletters and publications.


He has published widely in both local and international academic journals.




Academic Qualifications

S/N Institutions attended degree(s) awarded year
1 Nnamdi azikiwe university, awka doctorate 2017
2 university of nigeria nsukka masters of arts 2005
3 university of nigeria nsukka bachelors of arts 2000


research interests

1 social & Political history
2 insurgency
3 terrorism


Membership of professional bodies

1 Historical Society of Nigeria (HSN)

Selected publications (WITH LINKS WHERE AVAILABLE)

1 Chidume, C. G., Nwosumba, V. C. & Aro, G. C., Countering the threat of International

Terrorism Thinkers Journal Vol. 1, No. 2, Sept., 2019: 154-165


2  Chidume, C. G. & Nmaju, U. U., “The Aro Hegemony: Dissecting the Myth and Reality”

Journal of Tourism and Heritage Studies Vol. 8, No. 1, 2019: 76-87


3 Chidume, Chukwudi G., Nwosumba, V. C. & Osisioma, U. S., “The Humanitarian

Response to the victims of  the Boko Haram Insurgency in Borno State, Nigeria: A

case of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) & United Nations

Children’s Fund (UNICEF) 2014-2015” IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social

                Science (IOSR -JHSS) Vol. 23, Issue 8, Ver. 2 (August 2018), pp. 1-8


4 Ewa, Ibiang O. & Chidume, Chukwudi G., “The Boko Haram Terrorist Islamic Sect in

Nigeria: Origin and Linkages” Review of History and Political Science Vol. 6, No. 1,

June 2018, pp. 51-58


5 Aro, Gilbert C., Agudiegwu, Moses O., Akor, Charles I., Chidume, Chukwudi G. & Iwok,

U. M., “Social Movement and Conflict in Igboland: A Response to Fragile State of

Nigeria” IDOSR Journal of Arts and Management 3(1) 2018, pp. 42-51


6 Chidume, Chukwudi G., “Need for a Functional Definition of Terrorism in this era of war

On Terror” Journal of History & Military Studies Vol. 3, No. 2, June 2017, pp. 181-


7 Chidume, C. G. et al, “Centenary Celebration of Nigeria and Challenges of Nation

Building” European Journal of Research and Reflection in Arts and Humanities, Vol.

                2 No. 2, 2014, pp. 25-34


8 Chidume, Chukwudi G., Osisioma, U. S. & Echem, S. O., “The symbolism of kolanut in

Igbo cosmology: A re-examination”  International Journal of Research in Humanities

                and Social Sciences (IJRHSS) Vol. 2, Issue 8, Aug. 2015, pp. 51-56


9 Chidume, Chukwudi G.  et al, “Not Yet Requiem For Coup De’tats: The West African

Experience” Journal of Research on Humanities and Social Sciences Vol. 3 No. 21,

2013, pp. 103-108


10 Chidume, Chukwudi G., “Colonialism/Neocolonialism, Cause of Africa’s

Underdevelopment: A Shot in the wrong Direction” UZU: Journal of History And

                International Studies Vol. 3, No. 1, 2012, pp. 120-132



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