Chikodiri Nwangwu teaches Political Science at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. His research and teaching interests straddle political economy, election studies, counterinsurgency, gender & security, and Igbo nationalism. He has published well-re¬searched articles in reputable journals, including African Affairs and Review of African Political Economy. He is a member of the APSA, NPSA and AROCSA. Email: email@example.com.