Balogun Olufemi Samson holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in International Relations from Covenant University, Otta, Ogun State, Nigeria (2007). He also successfully completed a Professional Masters Degree in Public and International Affairs at the University of Lagos in 2011. Olufemi is a member of the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs and his thesis have focused on the impact of terrorism on Inter - State relations and the link between failed States and global peace. Olufemi has served as a student leader during his undergraduate days where he was a dynamic rallying point on issues bothering on student’s role and responsibilities in the University. He is also an advocate of youth empowerment in his local community. He is part of a setup that teaches young people to be responsible by helping them translate their talents into a lucrative trade. He has working experience in Banking, Consultancy and Telecommunications.
- Conflict and security Issues
- Foreign policy and national interest
- Failed states and global peace
- Development, inequality and social deprivation