Fellows & Grantees

Chibuzor Azubuike

Next Generation Social Sciences in Africa: Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Fellowship 2019
Project Title
Politics of Identity and the Political Economy of Refugee Status in New Bakassi Cross River State.
Institutional Affiliation (at time of award)
University of Ibadan


Chibuzor Mirian Azubike is the author of the best-selling book The Girl Who Found Water and a public speaker. Chibuzor has over ten years of experience as a seminar facilitator and involvement in community development. She is also the founder of Haske Water Aid and Empowerment Foundation with the mission of providing portable water for rural communities and youth orientation. Azubike is an associate fellow of Royal Commonwealth Society. She is also a recipient of the Young African Scholar Award of Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation for 2017, and the Mandela Washington Fellow 2017 amongst others.
Azubike has been invited to present papers in the US, China, UK, South Africa amongst others. She is currently a PhD candidate in the Institute of African Studies at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria.