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Wealth & Poverty Focus on Africa | Boko Haram Insurgency, Sept. 21

Dr. Brendon Kendhammer

  The Wealth & Poverty Focus on Africa series presents Dr. Brandon Kendhammer on “How Violence Impacts Development: Nigeria’s Boko Haram Insurgency” on Sept. 21 from 10:45-11:40 a.m. in Alden 1951 Lounge. Watch on A&S TV. Kendhammer, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Acting Director of African Studies at Ohio University, […]

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September 1, 2015 at 7:00 pmEvents

War and Peace | Boko Haram’s Social Cost: Nigeria at War, March 18

Dr. Brendon Kendhammer

The War and Peace theme is co-sponsoring an Africa & War and Peace Lecture Series with the African Studies Program and the Institute for the African Child. On Wednesday, March 18, from 3 to 4:30 pm, in Baker 231, Dr. Brandon Kendhammer, assistant professor of political science, will deliver the […]

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March 18, 2015 at 7:45 pmEvents

Kendhammer on Northwestern University Panel about Nigerian Elections

Kendhammer on Northwestern University Panel about Nigerian Elections

Dr. Brandon Kendhammer, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Ohio University, is on a Feb. 11 panel at Northwestern University about Nigerians preparing to vote in presidential and state elections. The panelists will discuss the rise and development of Boko Haram, a violent Islamist movement creating havoc in northern parts […]

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February 11, 2015 at 8:24 amFaculty in the News In the News

Kendhammer Explains Nigeria Elections, Significance of Recent Boko Haram Attack

Dr. Brendon Kendhammer

CBC Radio Hallie Cotnam, host of Ottawa Morning, interviewed Dr. Brandon Kendhammer, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Ohio University, for a segment on “Boko Haram continues to attack civilians in Northern Nigeria.” Nigeria has 175 million people and recently became Africa’s largest economy. “A big part of the story […]

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January 25, 2015 at 9:29 amFaculty in the News In the News

Business Insider Quotes Kendhammer on Boko Haram Attack

Dr. Brendon Kendhammer

Business Insider’s Armin Rosen quotes Dr. Brandon Kendhammer, Assistant Professor of Political Science, in a Jan. 12 story on “Boko Haram May Have Just Pulled Off One Of The Worst Terrorist Attacks Ever.” As Brandon Kendhammer, a Nigeria scholar and an assistant professor of political science at Ohio University explained […]

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January 24, 2015 at 7:55 pmFaculty in the News In the News

CBC News Interviews Kendhammer on Missing Nigerian Schoolgirls

CBC News Interviews Kendhammer on Missing Nigerian Schoolgirls

CBC News interviewed Dr. Brandon Kendhammer, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Ohio University, for a May 4 report on “Why over 250 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls remain missing.” It’s been nearly three weeks since men dressed as soldiers kidnapped more than 300 girls from a Nigerian boarding school, an attack […]

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May 12, 2014 at 2:39 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Kendhammer: Nigerian Muslims Remain Committed to Engagement with West

Kendhammer: Nigerian Muslims Remain Committed to Engagement with West

By Dr. Brandon Kendhammer Excerpted from Washington Post blog Monday morning, a bomb exploded at a busy transit station in Nigeria’s capital Abuja, killing a reported 71 and wounding 124. While no one has yet taken official credit for the attack, all signs point to Boko Haram, a militant Islamist […]

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April 15, 2014 at 10:25 amFaculty in the News In the News