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Dr. Obar I. Irom


History and International Studies


Lecturer I


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About Dr. Obar I. Irom

Obar Ayami Irom is of the department of History and International Studies. She studied at the universities of Jos, Ibadan and Calabar for her BA, MA and Phd degrees respectively. Her research interest include Women studies, Historiography and African History

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC) Lutheran Primary school Calabar19781983
Senior Secondary school certificate (SSCE), Federal Government Girls College, Bauchi19831989
BA historyuniversity of Jos19921998
MA in History University of Ibadan20002002
PhD in African historyUniversity of Calabar dept of History & International studies20072014

S/N Publication
Irom, Obar Ayami, (2020)“Market Place and Integration: Interrogating Obudu and Tiv Women in Cross Border Trade” International Journal of Integrative Humanism (JIH),12,(1),46-59.
Irom, Obar Ayami,(2019)“Double Tragedy: The Mbembe and Border Communities during the Nigerian Civil War” International Journal of Advanced Research, 7.(10), 964-978
Irom, Obar Ayami, (2019)“The Genres of History and their Relevance: A Case of Women History” International Research Journal of Humanities Languages and Literature, (IRJHLL). 6, (5),1-16.
Irom Obar A. (2019)“Traditional Societies and Pre-Colonial Security System: Interrogating the Ekpe Society I SouthEastern Nigeria” International Journal of History and Philosophical Research, 7,(3),1-12.
Irom, Obar Ayami, (2018) “Primary Health Care and Implementation of Immunization Programme in Ogoja and Obudu Local Government Areas of Cross River State,” Rima International Journal of Historical Studies (RIJHIS), 2, (1), 21-36.
Irom Obar Ayami, (2014)“The Contribution of Commonwealth to World Diplomacy: 1960-Present.”In African Journal of Economy and Society, 13, (1), 119-131
Irom Obar Ayami, (2013)“Russia and the Advent of the Cold War.” Journal of Research and Contemporary Issues, (JRCI), 8,(1,2), 104–120.
Irom, Obar Ayami, (2012) “The Origins and Contributions of Asians to the Evolutions of Modern day East Africa.” Journal of Globalization and International Studies, 6, (1,2), 111 – 116.

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
Uya @ 70 Symposium on Okon Uya at 70: Issues in Historiography, Nation-building and the African Diaspora. University of Calabar,Okon Edet Uya: The Philosopher of History2012-10-042012-10-05
International Conference on Historicizing the Civil War Experience of Border Communities in Nigeria, Calabar, Double Tragedy: The Mbembe and Border Communities during the Nigerian Civil War.2013-09-042013-09-06
58/59th Annual Conference of the Historical Society of Nigeria on Nigeria: 100 Years after the Amalgamation. University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 2014-09-222014-09-25
First North-Central Zonal Conference of the Historical Society of Nigeria. Benue State University, Market Place and Intergration; Interrogating Obudu and Tiv Women in Cross Border Trade.2014-11-182014-11-20
60th Annual Conference of the Historical Society of Nigeria on Historical Society of Nigeria at 60: The National Experience Abuja, From Nigerian Youth Movement to Militant Youths: Bridging the Gap between Educational Policies and History in Youth Development2015-10-112015-10-14
International Conference on ECOWAS @ Forty, Benue State University, Makurdi, The Challenges of Peace Support Operations in West Africa 1999-2013.2015-11-222015-11-25
Faculty of Arts International Conference on Recreating the Humanities for Relevance in the 21st Century, University of Uyo, The Genres of History and their Relevance: The Case of Women History.2016-07-132016-07-15
International Conference on Democracy, Gender and Peace Building in Africa, History Department, University of Calabar,Conceptualizing Gender in African Discourse.2016-09-212016-09-24
National Anti-Corruption Conference on Cultures of Corruption, Anti-Corruption Academy Keffi, Redefining Morality: The Unbreakable Nexus between History and Curbing Corruption in Nigeria.2016-12-062016-12-07
International Conference of the Centre for Gender Studies on Gender Echoes From the Nigerian Civil War: Fifty Years After, University of Uyo,Mbembe Women and the Nigerian Civil War: Interrogating a Minority Narrative 2017-03-052017-03-08
64th Annual Conference of the Historical Society of Nigeria on Building the Nigerian Nation Since 1914: The Motions, Movements and Actions, Asaba,Female Actors in National Building: A Study of Obioma Liyel Imoke2018-10-062018-10-09
63rd Annual Conference of the Historical Society of Nigeria on The Military factor in Nigerian History Since 1960, Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna Civil- Military Co-operation and Socio-Economic Development in Nigeria 2018-10-072018-10-11
65th Conference of the Historical Society of Nigeria on Nigeria @ 60 Trails, Triumphs and Trajectories, Nigerian Army Resource Center, Abuja Nigeria and its Challenges: Lessons from History2021-03-232021-03-25