Oluwatoyin O. Oluwaniyi is a lecturer in the History and International Relations Department at Redeemer’s University, Mowe, Ogun State, Nigeria. Her current areas of research interests are conflict and conflict resolution, postconflict reconstruction, and gender and youth studies. She can be reached at otoldo_olu@yahoo.com or oluwaniyio@run.edu.ng.

Mediation & Reconciliation | April 7, 2014

Post-Amnesty Reintegration and Peacebuilding Challenges in Nigeria’s Niger Delta Region: The Way Forward

“Policies that are implemented for reintegration, if they are to be truly successful, must be linked to the security and human development of oil-based communities, which have suffered untold hardships and borne the major burdens of exploration, exploitation, and violence. Effectively and efficiently rehabilitating all ex-militants and fulfilling their specific needs without turning them into a privileged group within their communities remains a considerable challenge.”

Book Salesman on bridge in Oloibiri., Baylesa State, Nigeria.
Book Salesman on bridge in Oloibiri., Baylesa State, Nigeria.