Joshua Olusegun BOLARINWA, PhD; is the Head; Division of Security and Strategic Studies; Research and Studies Department, Nigerian Institute of International Affairs (NIIA) Lagos, Nigeria. He is a Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (Germany) and International Peace Academy (U.S.A) scholar. He is a visiting scholar to the University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada. He has many publications to his credit, both local and international in reputable and high-profile journals, book chapters and books. He was Editor, Nigerian Forum (An Opinion Journal of the Institute), 2011-2016; the Book Review Editor (2011-2019), and the current Editor of the Nigerian Journal of International Affairs (NJIA), since 2019 till date. He is a member of Editorial Board of Adeboye Institute for Peace and Good Governance (AIPGG), Journal of Humanities and Peace Studies, Redeemer’s University, Ede, Nigeria.