Application for Admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy 76 Regular Course

Ogbaji, J.O.


Ogbaji, J.O. PhD, MA, BA


Telephone: +2348023041664

  1. Name in Full: Ogbaji, Julia Okom 
  2. File Number: SP 0180 
  3. Department: Dept. of History and War Studies
  4. Date of Birth: 23 August 1960 
  5. State of Origin: Benue State 
  6. L.G.A: Oju  
  7. Nationality: Nigerian 
  8. Gender: Female 
  9. Contact Address: Dept. of History and War Studies, NDA Kaduna  
  10. Permanent Home Address:   Oyiwo, Ainu-Ette
  11. Date of First Appointment: 7th December 1990



  1. Nigerian Defence Academy:  Ph.D.  Military History             2019
  2. University of Jos: M.A.   Economic History       1994         
  3. University of Jos: B.A. (Hons) History,                        1989



  1. Julia O. Ogbaji, (2020) “Perspectives on Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative,” in Abdullahi Musa Ashafa et al (eds.), US-Africa Policy Under President Obama, Lagos: NIIA, pp. 109-118.
  2. Julia O. Ogbaji, “The Value of Military History in Educating and Training of Officers”, in OE Tangban et al, Nigerian Defence and Security: Essays in Commemoration of Nigerian Defence Academy Golden Jubilee, Kaduna: N.D.A. Press, 2014, 179-193.
  3. Ogbaji, Julia O. Ogbaji “The Need for National History in Schools’ Curricula, in Ojong Echum Tangban & Chukwuma C.C. Osakwe (eds.), Perspectives in African Historical Studies: Essays in Honour of Professor Chinedu Nwafor Ubah, Kaduna: Nigerian Defence Academy Press, 2013, 15-28.
  4. Julia O. Ogbaji “The Use of Sanctions as an Instrument in Peace Support Operations: An Overview” in OE Tangban et al (eds.) Nigeria in Global Peace Support Operations, Kaduna: NDA & TetFund, 2013, 39-52.
  5. JO Ogbaji “The Origins and Early History of the Igede” in A.A. Idrees and Y.A. Ochefu (eds.)  Studies in the History of Central Nigeria Area, Vol. 1, Lagos: CSS Ltd., 2002, 107-117. 


  1. Maryam Hamza, Victor S. Akran, Julia O. Ogbaji, Lawrence O. Udeagbala, and Rufai Aliyu Perspectives in Leadership & Security in Nigeria, Volume 2, Pyla-mak Press & Publishers, 2021.


  1. Julia O. Ogbaji and Jamiu Yusuf Danga, “Suicide Bombing of Internally Displaced Persons’ Camps in Northeast Nigeria, 2015-2017,” KIU Journal of Social Sciences, Vol 7, No. 4, December 2021, 103-113.
  2. Julia O. Ogbaji, “An Assessment of Traditions of Origin of Some Ethnic Groups in Nigeria.” Kaduna Journal of Historical Studies, Vol 7, September 2015, 170-186.
  3. Julia O. Ogbaji and Anna Y. Akinga, “Women and Combat: A Gender Perspective,” Journal of History and Military Studies, Vol. 1, No. 1, Nov. 2015, 43-62. 
  4. Julia O. Ogbaji, “The Nigerian Textile Industry and Economic Development From 1950 to 1990: An Assessment.” Arts and Social Science Research, Vol. 3, September   2000, 70-84. .