Keywords: Security, Development Studies, Insurgency, Digitization. Identity Politics

Affiliation: Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education

Email Contact: [email protected]

Tope Shola Akinyetun teaches political science at Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education, Lagos State, Nigeria. His research interest includes – but is not limited to – identity politics, violence, terrorism, crime and development studies. In addition to being a Rosalind Member of the London Journal Press, he also reviews notable journals like New Media Society (Sage Publications) and African Security Review (Taylor & Francis) – among others. He has published several articles in notable peer-reviewed international journals and presented papers in noteworthy conferences. He has featured in the Global Encyclopedia of Public Administration, Public Policy and Governance (Springer) and other significant platforms. He is a member of notable international organizations such as IPSA, MPSA and IAPSS. He is the author of “Reign of terror: A review of police brutality on Nigerian youth by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS)” published by African Security Review (Taylor & Francis).