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researcher , Geography and urban planning educator

Ben Chukwuka Arimah, Nigerian geography and urban planning educator, researcher. Recipient travel grant Arab Planning Institute, Tunis, 1998; British Council Sseminar fellow, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, 1996. Member Nigerian Geography Association, Nigerian Economic Society, European Network for Housing Research (travel bursary 1994), African Network for Urban Management.

Background

Arimah, Ben Chukwuka was born on October 9, 1961 in Ibadan, Nigeria. Son of Christopher Osita and Appolonia Nnaka (Obiesie) Arimah.

Education

Bachelor in Geography with honors, Lagos University, Nigeria, 1983. Master of Arts in Geography, Lagos University, Nigeria, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy in Urban Planning, University Ibadan, 1990.

Career

Assistant lecturer University Ibadan Center Urban and Regional Planning, 1990, lecturer grade 2, 1990-1993, lecturer grade 1, 1993-1996, senior lecturer, 1996-1997. Senior lecturer geography National University Lesotho, Roma, Lesotho, since 1997. Part-time policy analyst, Development Policy Center, Ibadan, 1995-1997.

Visiting researcher Shelter-Afrique, Nairobi, 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Nigerian Geography Association, Nigerian Economic Society, European Network for Housing Research (travel bursary 1994), African Network for Urban Management.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, photography, reading.

Connections

Married Ahhuna Jane Anyanwu, July 11, 1998.

father:
Christopher Osita Arimah

mother:
Appolonia Nnaka (Obiesie) Arimah

spouse:
Ahhuna Jane Anyanwu