Imam Shefiu Majemu

 

 

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

 

INSTITUTION

QUALIFICATION

RESEARCH

School of Media and Communication at Babcock  University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State.

P.hd Communication Studies – in- view

Role and Challenges the Media in the effective Management of Religious in Nigeria.

Lagos State University, Adebola

Adegunwa School of

Communication, Surulere, Lagos.

M.Sc Communication Studies

The Role of Public Relations in the Effective Management of Jail breaks in the Nigerian Prisons, October, 2009

Lagos State University, Adebola

Adegunwa School of

Communication, Surulere, Lagos.

B.Sc Public Relations and Advertising

The Effect of Branding on Emerging Products.

A case study of NASMALT DRINK, 2006

Lagos State University, Ojo

Diploma in Communication Art

Nigerian Indigenous Languages and Effective Communication among Prison Inmates, 2000

Usman Dan Fodio University, Zulikha Abiola College of Arabic & Islamic Studies, Abeokuta

Diploma in Arabic & Islamic Studies (NCE eq.)

The Attitude of Nigerian Muslim Inmates towards some Islamic Practices, 1998

Expressway Secondary School, Tolu, Olodi – Apapa

Senior Secondary School Certificate, 1994

 

Local Authority Primary School, Ajegunle

First School Leaving Certificate, 1998

 

 

PROFFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

ORGANISATION/INSTITUTION

POSITION HELD/DATE

DUTIES

The Islamic Platform Society of Nigeria/Islamic Resource Centre

Ameer/ Executive Director (2005 till date)

·      Day to day running of the organization and the IRC

·      Strategic planning and Implementation of organizational annual action plan

·      Sourcing for projects funding and collaboration

·      Management and implementation of all Religion activities of the organization

Interfaith Mediation Centre South / West Zone, Lagos, Nigeria

Joint Zonal Co-ordinator [ 2009 till date)

·      Implementing managing all organizations strategic action plan in the zone

·      Evolving project and sourcing for fund through collaboration and proposal writing

·      Daily running of the zonal peace building programmes

Strength in Diversity Development Centre, Nigeria

Joint Executive Director

·      Implementing managing all organizations strategic action plan in the zone

·      Evolving project and sourcing for fund through collaboration and proposal writing

·      Daily running of the zonal peace building programmes

Islamic Education Forum, Magodo GRA, Shangisha, Lagos

Chief Imam & Missioner (2003-2005)

·      Daily running of organization’s, weekly and annual (ceremonial ) prayers and sermons

·      Organizing weekly and annual lectures

Nigeria Prison Service, State Headquarters Office, Alagbon-Close, Ikoyi, Lagos.

General duty Officer and PR Attache (1996-2003)

·      General duties, Prisons Chaplaincy affairs and Public Relations.

 

 

PROFESSIONAL TRANING

TITLE / THEME

DATE

ORGANIZER

A-          A-3 day International Workshop on Preventing Electoral Violence

Nov, 2014

Centre for Peace, Democracy and Development, UMASS, Boston and MIT, Boston, MA.

B-          Religion and Mediation Course

Nov, 2014

Centre for Security Studies (CSS), Chatteau de Bossey, Switzerland.

C-          A-4 day international training on Mediating Violent Conflict

May, 2014

United States Institute of Peace (USIP) Academy, Washington DC.

D-          A 4-day International Workshop on ReligiousConflict, Prevention and Negotiation

May, 2014

Centre for Peace, Democracy and Development, UMASS, Boston and Harvard Divinity School, Harvard.

E-           A 4 -day International Workshop on Interfaith Mediation and Dialogue

December, 2013

Centre for Peace,Democracy and Development, University of Massachusetts, Boston. MA.

F-           3 day workshop on Project Planning and Management

August, 2009

PACT, Nigeria and USAID

G-          A 3day Network Strengthening Workshop

Abuja 2009

PACT, Nigeria/USAID

H-          International Visitors Leadership Program, Washington DC, United States of America

September/October, 2010

Word Learning and Department of State, Washington, D.C, USA

I-             A 3- day International Workshop on Strategic Planning and Networking

 

Kaduna, 2010

PACT, Nigeria & USAID

A 2 -week Religious Freedom and Interfaith Dialogue Observers/volunteering Tour

April,2011

The Interfaith Centre,London

 

 

PROFESSIONAL/INTERNATIONAL MEMBERSHIP

INSTITUTION

PROGRAMME

DATE

United Nations Alliance of Civilizations

United Nations Alliance of Civilization Global FORUM, Vienna, Austria

February,2013

Nigeria Institute of Public Relations

Member Nigerian Institute of Public Relations(MNIPR)

2013

State Department Alumni Global Forum

International Visitors Leadership Program, State Department, Washington D.C

October,2010

 

 

PERSONAL PROJECTS

PROGRAMME

TITLE

DATE

A-2day Muslim Leaders of Tomorrow Conference

Interfaith Dialogue and Peace Building, Lagos, Nigeria

November, 2009

Religious Leaders Forum

Free, Fair and Credible Elections in Nigeria, US Public Affairs Section, Lagos, Nigeria

February,2011

The Ambassador s of Peace Initiative of Change Project

Youth Moral Re-armament Program

On going

The Interfaith Information Resource Centre (IIRC)

Data Bank for Interfaith and Religious Freedom in Nigeria

Proposed

The Imam’s Peace Summit

Religious Freedom and Interfaith Dialogue

November,2012

The Religious Leaders Summit

Religious Freedom and Interfaith Dialogue

November,2012

 

 

 

 

 

REFERENCE

Name

Position

Contact

Dr. Rotimi Olatunji

H.O.D Public Relations & Advertising

Adebola Adegunwa School of Communication, Surulere, Lagos

Dr. Jimi Kayode

H.O.D Journalism

Adebola Adegunwa School of Communication , Surulere Lagos

Imam (Dr) Muhammed Asafa

Co- Executive Director , Interfaith Mediation Centre,Kaduna

 

Pastor James Movel Wuye

Co-Executive Director,Interfaith Mediation Centre,Kaduna