Centre for Digital Humanities,
University of Lagos

Our Team

The goals of the Executive Steering Committee are to:

  • Ensure that implementation of the grant is aligned with strategy and desired outcomes, guided by the partnership principles
  • Provide advice and recommendations with respect to program implementation
  • Identify new opportunities for investment that align with the overall strategy, as well as advise on proposed changes to programs
  • Provide guidance on the development of the overall network and approve new network members
  • Provide oversight of the gift by:
    • Reviewing the annual activity report for the overall grant, the annual budget and the annual reports from the Advisory Subcommittees
    • Guiding the development of and reviewing Impact Assessments conducted over the course of the grant

Meet our Executive Steering Committee


Chair & Principal Investigator


Photo of Mojisola Shodipe

New Media & Society Cluster

Photo of Peter Oni

African Cultures & Epistemology Cluster

Photo of Abayomi Awelewa

Digital Literature & Society Cluster


Photo of Ayodeji Adedara

Digital Political Discourse Cluster


Photo of Friday Aworawo

Digital History & Cultural Heritage Cluster


Photo of Joshua Ngbakor

ICT/Technical Officer


Photo of Amaechi Ogbonnia

Data Entry Officer & Research Assistant

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Research Associate in Digital Humanities and Geo-Spatial Information


Photo of Michael Taiwo Obayeju

International Research Associate (Partnerships and Linkages)


Our Research Partners & Associates

Photo of Makanjuola Ogunleye

Ph.D. Researcher at Virginia Tech in the Perception and Language (PLAN) Lab.


Photo of Frank Onuh

PhD researcher at the University of Lethbridge Humanities Innovation Lab

Photo of James Akinola

Research Associate at Michigan Technological University, Institute for Policy, Ethics, and Culture (IPEC)