Submission Guidelines

Abstracts may be submitted on topics in any other above thematic areas, narrowly or broadly conceived. Abstracts may not exceed 250 words, and must be accompanied by the author(s)’ names, institutional affiliation and all contact addresses. The deadline for submission is August 15, 2017. Full papers for publication must be submitted a month after the conference.


Send all abstracts to:



 Arrival Sunday October 8, departure Wednesday after noon, October 11 afternoon.

All international visitors will be met at the international airport in Lagos on October 7 and 8, 2017 and taken to their hotels. They will also be returned to Lagos after the conference.

All presenters whose papers are accepted will enjoy free lodging and feeding.

There is no registration fee.


The best papers will be included in a long volume in honor of J. A. Atanda.



Prof. O. O. Olubomehin,   <>

Dept. of History and Diplomatic Studies,

Dean, Faculty of Arts

Olabisi Onabanjo University,

Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State,


Assistant Chair of LOC: Dr. O. O. Adegboyega.