Dr. Ibrahim Suberu
Lecturer, Department of Religious and Cultural Studies, Faculty of Humanities, University of Port Harcourt
Ibrahim is a vibrant international Islamic scholar with a BA, MA and PhD in Islamic studies. He is a lecturer in the Department of Religious and Cultural Studies, Faculty of Humanities, University of Port Harcourt. He has published numerous works and presented papers at local and international workshops and conferences. His interests are mostly on religious fundamentalism, extremism, Nigerian Muslim Ummah and the quest for unity. He is an accomplished Da’wah activist, Vice Chief Imam at the University of Port Harcourt and the coordinator of Understanding Islam on National Television Authority (NTA) Port Harcourt. He is a member of Al-Usrah Incorporated – the leading Islamic organization in the Niger Delta. In addition to this, Ibrahim is a co-founder of Luster Educational Consulting and the National Secretary of National Progressive Coalition Initiatives. In late 2019, he participated in the International ILEM summer programme held in Istanbul, Turkey, as well as the maiden winter programme organised by the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies, Doha Institutes, Qatar in 2020. He was, very recently, involved in the Summit for Peace and Prosperity in Asia. He is currently writing for CAN (Christian Association of Nigeria) and COUNCIL (Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs) about dialogue as a relationship for peace and unity in Nigeria.