Duyile-Akinniyi Praise

                                          Duyile-Akinniyi Praise Fisayo
                                         Ph.D. (in view), MSc. BSc
                                         Department of Political Science
Email : Praise_toju@yahoo.com
Duyile-Akinniyi Praise Fisayo, is a lecturer with the Department of Political Science, Faculty of Social Science, Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna. She is currently undergoing a PhD in Comparative Politics and Development Studies in the University of Benin, Edo State. She obtained her M.Sc. Comparative Politics and Development Studies from the department of Political Science, University of Benin. She also obtained a B.Sc, Political Science (Second Class Upper Division), from the Department of Political Science, Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti in 2008.As an academic staff of Political Science, NDA, Duyile-Akinniyi apart from being a class teacher, is a member of the departmental examination and welfare committees. She offers a number of courses: Introduction to Comparative Politics; Development Administration; Threat Analysis; Nigerian Government and Politics; Gender and Conflict Management, among others.

Duyile-Akinniyi has some published and working papers in prestigious books and academic journals, and has served as speaker and discussant in leadership conferences.


  1. Akinniyi, P.F. (2021). Protracted Violent Conflicts in Africa and Obstacles to Peace-Building: A Focus on Somalia. In Adejoh, S. (Eds.). Africa and Emerging Trends in Global Politics: Festschrift in Honour of Rev. Fr. Dr. Innocent Tyomlia Jooji. Pyla-Mak Services LTD.
  2. Akinniyi, P.F. (2021). An Appraisal of the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) and Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Community Development Service (CDS) Group. In Audu, B.J. (Eds.). The National Youth Service Corps and Community Development Service in Nigeria. Pyla-Mak Press and Publishers LTD.
  3. Mohammed, N.T., Akinniyi, P.F. (2019). The Sustainable Development Goals and the Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic in Nigeria. Kashere Journal of Humanities, Management and Social Sciences. Vol.3(2) 1-16. FUK Press.


  1. Military Aid to Civil Authority. In Tar, U.A. (Eds.). Securing Nigeria’s Democracy: Perspectives on Democratic Control of the Forces in a Fragile Democracy.
  2. The Predatory State: Leadership and Challenges of Security and Development in Africa. In Tar, U.A and Wapmuk, S. Perspectives on Regional Integration, Security and Development in Africa: Essays in Honour of Professor Amadu Sesay