A Professor of Religious Studies at Adekunle Ajasin University, Benson Ohihon Igboin, will be delivering the Institution’s 19th Inaugural Lecture on Tuesday, July 18, 2023, in the Multipurpose Hall of the University at 2:00pm
Prof Igboin whose lecture is titled, “The Risk Being God”, holds a Bachelor of Arts degree, from the Edo State University, Ekpoma; Master of Arts degree, University of Ibadan and a Doctor of Philosophy in Religious Studies from the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State.
Prof. Igboin, a researcher of repute, a scholar and an erudite academic is a multiple award winner who has published and contributed prolifically to both local and international journals and some of his researches have become standard reference materials in the field of Religious and African Culture, Religious Studies, Theological Studies, Philosophy of religion, African Cultural Studies, African Pentecostal studies and Corruption Studies.
Igboin, who is currently a lecturer in the Department of Religion and African Culture, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, has also served in various capacities in the University.
A widely travelled researcher, Prof. Igboin, has attended several conferences and workshop within and outside the country notably in United State of America (USA), South Africa among others. He was also a beneficiary of many research grants.
The 19th Inaugural Lecture will be chaired by the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Olugbenga Ige.
The Chairman, Ceremonies Committee and Deputy Vice Chancellor (Administration), Prof. Adebisi Daramola, in a statement, said, invited guests are to be seated by 1.30pm