Florence Ulunma Masajuwa

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Staff Name: Dr Florence Ulunma Masajuwa

Phone: 08033598067

Email: florence.masajuwa@edouniversity.edu.ng

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Faculty: Faculty of Law

Department: Law (Public and International law)

Position: Senior Lecturer

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  1. PERSONAL DATA

Name:                                                 Florence Ulunma Masajuwa (Nee Echesirim)

Present Status:                                  Senior Lecturer

Date of Birth:                                    8th February, 1966

Place of Birth:                                   Ifon, Ondo State, Nigeria

State of Origin:                                 Delta              

Nationality:                                       Nigerian

Sex:                                                    Female

Marital Status:                                  Married

Number and age of Children:         2 Children

Local Government Area:                Udu

Contact Address                               Faculty of Law Edo University, Iyamho

Permanent Home Address:             110 Upper Lawani Street,  Benin City     

Telephone:                                        08056736632, +2348033598067

E-Mail:                                               florence.masajuwa@edouniversity.edu.ng

Area(s) of Research Interest:               (1) Public Policy /Administrative Law

(2) Comparative Legal Systems

(3) International Investment Law

(4) Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR),

(5) Oil and gas/Natural Resources Law

(6) Gender, Human Rights Issues.

 

Date of Appointment with EUI:     September 201

 

  1. SCHOOLS ATTENDED AND QUALIFICATIONS OBTAINED WITH DATES
  2. HIGHER INSTITUTION         YEAR                        DEGREE
  3. University of Abuja, Abuja         2009 -2015                PhD (Law)
  4. University of Ibadan, Ibadan 2007 – 2009              LLM (Master in Laws)
  5. University of Benin, Benin City 2001 – 2005              LLB (Bachelor of

Laws)

  1. The Nigerian Law School 2006 – 2007              B.L (Barrister at Law)
  2. University of Benin, Benin City 1994 – 1996              MPA (Masters in

Pub.Admin)

  1. University of Benin, Benin City 2000 – 2001              M.Sc  (Public

Admin/Policy)

  1. Nigerian Institute of Journalism 2007 – 2008              PGD (Journalism)

Ogba – Ikeja,Lagos.

  1. French Language Centre, Benin City1997 – 1999             Certificate in French

language

  1. SECONDARY/PRIMARYSCHOOL
  2. Federal Government Girls’ College

    (FGGC) Oyo                                              1976 – 1981              WASC (Division one)

  1. St. Mary’s Primary School, Lokoja 1972 – 1973
  2. RCM School (North) Okene 1973 – 1976              1st School Leaving

Certificate

 

  1. WORKING EXPERIENCE:

BEFORE APPOINTMENT WITH EDO UNIVERSITY, IYAMHO

S/N

DESCRIPTION

PLACE

YEAR

1.

French Language Tutor (NYSC)

St. Patrick’s Secondary School, Emene, Enugu, Nigeria

1984/85

2.

Self-employed/House wife

 

 1985-1990

3.

Field Officer

 

Peoples Bank of Nigeria, Benin City branch

1990 (Feb.) 1992

 

4.

Programmes Officer

 

1992 – 1995

5.

Lecturer/Student Affairs Officer

College of Technology, B/City

1996 – 1999

 

PERIOD OF FULL TIME TEACHING IN THE UNIVERSITIES,

Lecturer II:              October 1999-October 2003 (Igbinedion University)

Lecturer I:               October 2003 – June 2016 (Igbinedion University)

Senior Lecturer:     September, 2016 till date (Edo University, Iyamho)

COURSES TAUGHT

  1. Public Policy
  2. Administrative Law
  3. Development Administration
  4. Nigerian Legal System
  5. Urban Administration
  6. Oil and gas /Natural Resources Law
  7. International Investment Law and Policy
  8. Nigerian Government and Politics
  9. African Politics
  10. Personnel Administration
  11. Theories of Public Administration
  12. GS courses (Nigerian History and Culture)
  13. Politics of Development and Underdevelopment
  14. International Mass Communication
  15. Inter-governmental relations (IGR)
  16. Development Administration
  17. Introduction to Public Administration
  18. Introduction to Sociology
  19. Introduction to Political Science
  20. Public Enterprises

 

  1. ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

ASSIGNMENTS SUCCESSFULLY HANDLED OR STILL BEING HANDLED.

  1. WITHIN THE UNIVERSITY:
  2. Pioneer Acting Lecturer-in-charge, Dept. of Political. Science & Public Administration, Igbinedion University, Okada (1999 – 2004)
  3. Pioneer Hall Warden, (females) Igbinedion University, Okada (1999 – 2004)
  4. Pioneer Coordinator of Sports Activities (Male &Female) (1999-2001)
  5. Founder/Coordinator, Culture & Tourism Club, Igbinedion University, Okada.
  6. Course Adviser, 100 Levels, 1999/2000.
  7. Course Adviser, 100 Levels, 2000/2001.
  8. Course Adviser, 300 Levels, 2001/2002.
  9. Course Adviser, 400-Level, 2002/2003.
  10. Staff Adviser, Political Science & Public Admin Students Association, 1999/2000, 2000/2001, 2001/2002, 2002/2003 and 2009/2010.
  11. Acting Head of Department, March 2011- 2016
  12. Pioneer Chairman, Igbinedion University Campus Radio (Wonderland FM,90.5) Committee,2011 to February 2014
  13. Acting Dean, Faculty of Law, Edo University, Iyamho, September 2016 to date
  14. Acting Coordinator, Students Affairs, Edo University, Iyamho
  15. OUTSIDE THE UNIVERSITY:
  16. Students Affairs Officer, College of Technology, Benin City. (1995 – 1999)
  17. NEC Presiding Officer, Udu Local Govt Area – Bendel State. 1983 (Vacation Job)
  18. Resource Person, (Youth Department) Lagos State Contingent to the 1st Better Life Trade Fair, Tafawa-Balewa Square, Lagos (1988).
  19. Resource Person, Skill Acquisition Workshop, organized by the Federal Ministry of Youth Development for Unemployed youths, Imo State (1989).
  20. Sports Analyst, Independence Television & Radio (ITV/IR), Benin City. (1998 to date)
  21. Presenter of a segment of a family programme titled: FUN TRAIN, on many T.V. Channels (Edo T.V. (EBS), ITV and Delta TV-Asaba).
  22. Former Sports Coordinator (Female Football, Team), College of Technology, Benin-City.
  23. Presenter “Cutting Edge” a live &intellectually-oriented discussion program on Independent Radio/TV, Benin City. 2004 – 2006.
  24. Presenter “Cupid” a counselling program, Independent Radio & TV, Benin City, 2004 – 2006.
  25. Co-Presenter (Madam- Alweda) ‘People-Talk-to-People’ aired Sundays 1.30pm to 4pm on Independent Radio, 92.3 FM Benin-City, Edo State, Nigeria, 2008 till date.
  26. Legal Practitioner adviser, Ofumwegbe Golden Friends Association, Ofunwemgbe Town/Okada, Ovia North-East, EdoState.
  27. Professional Negotiator and Mediator (pnm).

 

  1. PUBLISHED WORKS
  2. BOOKS
  3. Authored: Nil
  4. Co-authored: Nil

iii.       Edited Books:

(1)       Osuntokun, A., Aworawo, D and F. Masajuwa,eds.(2002). History and Cultures of Nigeria up to AD 2000.Lagos, Nigeria: Frankard Publishers (541 pages).

(2)       A. Osuntokun, A., Aworawo, D., Akpan, N &F. Masajuwa, eds. (2003).Issues in Nigerian Government and Politics.Ibadan: Rex Charles Publications (470 page)

  1. CHAPTERS IN BOOKS ALREADY PUBLISHED

(1)       Masajuwa, F.U. (2002). Culture and social change: Some aspects of cultural practices in traditional Nigerian societies. In A. Osuntokun. D. Aworawo& F. Masajuwa (Eds.), History and Cultures of Nigeria up to 2000 (pp. 134 – 136).Lagos: Frankard Publishers Ltd.

(2)       Masajuwa, F.U. (2002).Ethnicity and class in Nigeria.In Osuntokun et al. (Eds.), History and Cultures of Nigeria up to 2000(pp. 265– 301). Lagos, Nigeria: Frankard Publisher Ltd.

(3)       Masajuwa, F.U. (2003).Political parties and elections in Nigeria.In Osuntokun et al. (Eds.),Issues in Nigeria Government and Politics(pp.171– 223).Ibadan, Nigeria: Rex Charles Publications.

(4)       Masajuwa, F.U. & Isike, C.  (2003).Politics: An overview. In Osuntokun et al (Eds.), Issues in Nigeria Government and Politics(pp.1-7).Ibadan: Rex Charles Publications.

(5)       Masajuwa F.U. and Ojo, O. (2003).Sexism, ethnicity and discrimination in the Nigeria society.In Igbinovia et al. (Eds), Social psychology of change and diversity in contemporary Nigeria(pp. 267-287).Benin City, Nigeria: Ababa Publishers.

 (6)      Masajuwa, F.U (2010). The challenges of mobilizing Nigerian women for national development. InJ. Osuntokun, V. Ukogo&A. Odoemene, (Eds.),Nigerian Studies: Readings in History,Politics, Societyand Culture(pp.219-239). New Jersey, USA: Goldline &Jacobs.

(7)       Masajuwa, F.U., (2011). Administration of the electronic media, gender and sports analysing/commentating: A critical appraisal. In Y.O.O Akorede,& A.A Asiyanbola, Gender theories and polemics(pp.307-333)Port-Novo, Benin Republic: Editions Sonou D’Afrique (ESAF).

  (8)     Masajuwa,F.U. (2012). Nigeria’s national gender policy, law and the participation of Niger Delta women in politics: An assessment. In A. Akpuru-Ajah, E.O Ndifon & N.O Nwordu (Ed.), Law,Conflicts and Human Rights in Africa. Abuja, Nigeria: Continental Books Project Ltd: 120-135

(9)       Masajuwa, F.U. (2013). The legal and institutional frameworks for foreign investment in the oil industry in Nigeria and Indonesia: An appraisal.In S.A Zuru, (Ed.)The footprint of a judicial officer: A book in honour of his Lordship, Honourable Justice Jibrin Ndatsu Ndaio, OFR, Ard(pp.30-58).Abuja, Nigeria: Chartered Graphic Press.

(10) F.U Masajuwa. (2013).Electoral corruption and the courts in Nigeria: Implications for national security. In S. Ekwenze, Ed,Demand for justice: Essays in honour of Honourable Justice O.J Okeke (pp. 187-232). Enugu, Nigeria: Snapp Press Ltd.

 

ARTICLES IN JOURNALS ALREADY PUBLISHED

(1)       Osagie, A.U. & Masajuwa F.U. (2003). The role of private universities in national development: Issues and problems”. Nigerian Journal of Politics and Development. (NJPD).  1(1), 145 - 160.

(2)       Masajuwa, F.U,(2004). Incessant fire disasters in Nigeria’s urban markets: Implications for national development.Journal of Politics and Development. (NJPD).  1(2), 212 - 234

(3)       S.A. Idahosa, Masajuwa F.U & Adesioye I. M. (Dec. 2003) “Rentierism and Official Corruption in Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Social Sciences (NJSS, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Nigeria).  2(2), 105 -120.

(4)    Masajuwa, F.U (2004), Interest groups, Law and the implementation of the structural adjustment programme in Nigeria.”.Nigerian Journal of Politics and Development (NJPD). 3(1), 86 – 94.

(5)       Akpan, N&Masajuwa, F.U. (2004).Local government administration in Nigeria’s fourth Republic Benson Idahosa University (B.I.U) Journal of Social and Management Sciences, 1(2), 18-30

(6)       Masajuwa, F.U and Akpan, N. (June 2004). The military and the development of Local Government in Nigeria: An appraisal.B.I.U. Journal of Social and Management Sciences,2 (2),  40 – 58.

(7)       Florence U. Masajuwa. (2009). Shares and Class Rights in Nigeria’s Company Law: A Critical Overview. 8 I.U.L.J, 30-40.

(8)       Masajuwa, F.U. (2012). The oil industry and host communities of the Niger Delta: Background and justification for beneficial relationship.”Igbinedion University Journal of Private and Property Law, 1, (1), 232-262

(9)       Masajuwa, F.U. (2013). Patriarchy, Law and the participation of African women in politics.” ECRC Journal of African Scholars and Practitioners, 1, 180-194

(10)     Okonkwo, C.O and Masajuwa, F.U. (2015).The nexus of foreign interests and insurgency in Nigeria. African Journal of Politics and Diplomacy. 1(1), 174-185.

(11)     Ajisebiyawo A. S and Masajuwa, F.U. (2016). Credible Elections and establishment and maintenance of democratic order: The Nigerian dimension. International Journal of Arts and Social Sciences.

(12)     Masajuwa, F.U. (2017). Strengthening the Gender Balance through Policy and Law in Oil Producing Communities in Nigeria. Namibian Journal of Management Sciences (NJMS), 1(2): 25-51

(13)     Masajuwa, F.U (2017). Communities’ indigenous claim over the ownership and control of petroleum resources in Nigeria: An Appraisal based on international law. Odumegwu Ojukwu University Law Journal, 3(1): 45-70

ARTICLES ACCEPTED AND PRESENTED AT INTERNATIONAL /NATIONAL CONFERENCES

  • Aworawo, D& Florence Masajuwa, (2004, March).Changing roles of traditional political and legal institutions of Benin and Lagos”Paper presented at a conference on Yoruba History and Culture, University of Texas at Austin, U.S.A.

 

  • Amadasun, A.B &Masajuwa, F.U.(2005, July). Governance through reform/liberalization of Nigeria’s domestic finance Sector: Impediments and strategies. Presented at The NationalConference on Cost of Governance in Nigeria, Faculty of Social Sciences, Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma, Nigeria.

 

  • Masajuwa, F. U. (2014, September). Communities’ indigenous claim over the ownership and control of petroleum resources in Nigeria: An Appraisal based on international law. Paper presented at the University of Namibia’s (UNAM) Research Day, September 26, 2014.

 

  • Masajuwa, F.U. (2016). Strengthening the Gender Balance : Women and Decision Making in Oil Producing Communities in the Niger Delta. Presented at Oxford Women’s Leadership Symposium, March 14-16, 2016, University of Oxford, UK.

 

  1. ARTICLES ACCEPTED FOR PUBLICATION IN A BOOK
  • Masajuwa, F.U, The evolution of the Nigerian State and the pre-colonial system in Nigeria. InEghosa Osaghae & Tunde Agara (Eds.),Nigerian Govt. & Politics.

 

  1. ARTICLES ACCEPTED FOR PUBLICATION IN A JOURNAL:

(1)       Masajuwa, F. U. (2014, September). Communities’ indigenous claim over the ownership and control of petroleum resources in Nigeria: An Appraisal based on international law. Namibian Law Journal, University of Namibia, Windhoek.

THESIS/DISSERTATIONS

(1)Masajuwa, F.U. (1996), Poverty Alleviation through grassroots banking: A case study of the People’ Bank of Nigeria (1989-1996).  (Unpublished masters’ thesis(Public Administration MPA), University of Benin, Benin-City, Nigeria.

(2)Masajuwa, F.U. (2002). Strikes in the Nigeria’s Civil Service: A case Study of Edo State Civil Service (1991-2001) (Unpublished master’s thesis, MSc, Public Admin.), University of Benin, Benin-City, Nigeria.

(3)Echesirim-Masajuwa, F.U. (2009). National Development through Foreign Investments: A Comparative Analysis of the Legal Frameworks of Foreign Investments in Nigeria and Indonesia. (Master’s thesis, Law), University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.

(3)Echesirim-Masajuwa, F. U. (2015). Legal analysis of the relationship between multinational oil industry and host communities. PhD Thesis, Faculty of Law, University of Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria.

RESEARCH IN PROGRESS

  • Towards a Nigerian Legal and Institutional Framework for Community Participation in the Management of the benefits of the Petroleum Industry.
  • Women’s Participation in Decision-Making in Oil Producing Communities of the Niger Delta: An Impact Evaluation of the National Gender Policy of Nigeria.
  • Participatory Radio Programmes, the Government and Grassroots Mobilization for Development in Nigeria’s 4th Republic: The Edo State Example.

 

Membership of Association/Position Held, Igbinedion University, Okada

  • Member, Igbinedion University Senior Staff Club 2001 – 2017
  • Pioneer Publicity Secretary, Senior Staff Club, 2001-2006
  • Founding Secretary, Association of Women in Academics, Igbinedion University Branch, 1999-2003

 

OUTSIDE THE UNIVERSITY                                                          -          

  1. Treasurer, University of Nigeria Alumni Association, Benin Branch 1998 – 2000
  2. Publicity Secretary, University of Nigeria Alumni Association 2000 – 2002
  3. 2nd Vice-President, University of Nigeria, Alumni Association, Benin Branch, 2002 – 2004
  4. Member, Nigeria Bar Association (NBA)
  5. Member, Association of Professional Negotiators &Mediators (APNM)
  6. Member, Nigerian Union of Journalists(NUJ)

NIGERIA LANGUAGES SPOKEN IN ORDER OF FLUENCY

  1. Igbo
  2. Hausa
  3. Yoruba
  4. Ebira and Urhobo

FOREIGN LANGUAGES SPOKEN IN ORDER OF FLUENCY

  1. English Language
  2. French

HOBBIES

(1)       Reading Writing (Newspapers, Books & Journals)       

(2)       Sports Analysing/Commentating

(3)       Travelling/Driving                                      

(4)       Counselling/Mediation/Negotiation

(5)       Listening to Radio                                       

(6)       Cooking/Gardening/Farming

(7)       Music/Dancing                                            

(8)       Sports                                                                        

 

REFEREES

(1)       Prof. Shehu Abdulahi Zuru

Faculty of Law,

Univeristy of Abuja.

+2348065584504

(2)       Prof. Emeka Chianu,

            Faculty of Law

            University of Benin, Benin City, NIGERIA

+234 8033746616

emeka_chianu@yahoo.com.

(3)       Professor Musa Abutudu

Dept of Political Science & Public Administration,

University of Benin,Benin-City, NIGERIA

+234 8034359685

            abutudu@yahoo.com

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