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The decline of radical scholarship in the Nigerian academia

Reuben Abati posed a timely question, “Where are the Public Intellectuals?” as a title of a piece published on 24 January 2016, to bemoan the sudden disappearance of informed, critical, and impactful intellectual engagement of socio-political affairs in the public space. Perhaps, one simple answer to his question is that public intellectualism has suffered retrogression […]