Photographing the Mosque in Ede

A view of Ede, Osun State

I have been working on the Knowing Each Other project as a field researcher since 2012. The last two years has been wonderful and enriching experience. I was responsible for organising survey responses for our survey on religious histories and attitudes, and I also conducted qualitative interviews with a large number of people we encountered. […]

An Extraordinary PhD Writing Workshop held at the University of Ibadan

Prof Ayodeji Olukoju and Dr Insa Nolte, ESRC PhD Writing Workshop, University of Ibadan

Our ‘Knowing Each Other’ project includes a number of training elements, but being in Nigeria regularly also allows me to be involved in other aspects of academic life, and to make use of other resources – in this case a grant by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) to my department at the University […]

In Search of Knowledge: A Reflection on Twenty Five Months of the Survey in Yorubaland

The beautiful royal palace in Itele, Ijebu North-East

For the project we undertook a journey from Ede (Osun State) to various communities in Ogun, Lagos, Oyo, Ekiti, Kwara and Ondo States, where we carried out the project survey and interviewed over 200 people. The journey was a memorable one in terms of both exposure and knowledge. While there were many challenges on the […]

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