Mr. Abel Inabo Obaka

Mr. Abel Inabo Obaka

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Lecturer 1

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08032061373

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PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES IN CIRCULATION

  1. Employability in Open and Distance Learning (ODL): An Empirical Evidence from NOUN’S Lokoja Study Centre. Global Journal of Multidisciplinary and Multidimensional Studies, Vol.1, No.1, Jan-March, 2015. Pp 1-13. ISSN: 2394- 8965.

 

  1. Gender Equality in Environmental Issues for Achieving Sustainable Peace and Security in Nigeria. Global Journal of Multidisciplinary and Multidimensional Studies, Vol.1, No.1, Jan-March, 2015. Pp 54-63. ISSN: 2394- 8965.

 

 

SELECTED PRESENTATIONS AT CONFERENCES SEMINARS/WORKSHOPS

 

  1. Obaka, Abel Inabo. (2014). Gender Equality in Environmental Issues for Achieving Sustainable Peace and Security in Nigeria. (Presented and at the Patience Jonathan Centre for Gender and Women Development Studies, University of Portharcourt, September 2014).

 

  1. Obaka Abel Inabo (2014). The 2nd Global Conference on Business, Economics, Management And Tourism. October30-31 2014, Prague – Czech Republic. ABSTRACTS BOOK. Academic World Education And Research Center. www.Awer-Center.Org

 

CONFERENCES, SEMINARS /WORKSHOP ATTENDED

 

1. Served as an Official and Resource Person at the Presidential Water Summit on Innovative Funding of Water Sector in Nigeria. The Presidency, Banquet Hall, State House, Abuja. February 18-19, 2013.

 

2. Workshop on Econometrics for Researchers (Macroeconomics Modelling) at the University of Ibadan’s Centre for Econometrics and Allied Researchers (CEAR), from November 17-21, 2014.

3. Workshop on Building and Managing Effective Teams organized for Academic and Non-Academic Staff of National Open University of Nigeria(NOUN) by Gefez Integrated Consulting at University Auditorium, NOUN Corporate Head Office, Victoria Island, Lagos, October 22-24, 2014.

4. National Workshop on Gender Equality for National Sustainable Peace and Security at Patience Jonathan Centre for Gender and Women Development Studies, University of Portharcourt, September 22-24, 2014.

5. Workshop on Econometrics for Researchers (Time Series) at the University of Ibadan’s Centre for Econometrics and Allied Researchers (CEAR), from June 16-20, 2014;

6. Workshop on e-Learning University of Nigeria (e-LUON), NUC approved Pilot Study on B.Sc Economics Program using Propero Software in March 2014;

7. Workshop on E-learning Facilitator and Administrator User Training by NOUN’s i-Learn in April 2014:

 

8. Training Workshop on iLearn for Members of Staff, School of Arts and Social Sciences16th April, 2014.

 

9. 1st Training Workshop on Propero B.Sc. Economics for eLearning Universities of Nigeria (eLUON), National Open University of Nigeria, 10th-12th February, 2014.

 

10. 2nd Training Workshop on Propero B.Sc. Economics for eLearning Universities of Nigeria (eLUON), National Open University of Nigeria, 26 February, 2014.

 

11.NOUN-UNESCO OpenupEd, OER & MOOCs 2nd Sensitization and Training Workshop. February 3, 2015.

 

12. A 2-day Workshop on Research and Grant Proposal Writing for UNIJOS postgraduate students organized by the office of Research and Development and the School of Postgraduate Studies, March 2-3, 2016.

 

13. Workshop on Econometrics for Researchers Module II (Regression Model for Categorical Dependent Variables) at the University of Ibadan’s Centre for Econometrics and Allied Researchers (CEAR), from June 13-17, 2016

 

DETAILS OF TEACHING AT UNIVERSITY LEVEL (COURSE ALREADY TAUGHT/BEING TAUGHT)

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Course Code

Course Title

Unit

1

ECO 154

Introduction to Quantitative Methods II

2

2

ECO 253

Statistics For Economist I

3

3

ECO 343

Monetary Theory And Policy

3

4

ECO 324

History of Economic Thought

3

5

ECO 346

Financial Institutions

2

6

ECO 427

Comparative Economics

2

7

ECO 454

Applied Econometrics II

2

 

COURSE MATERIALS FOR NOUN

  1. Obaka, Inabo Abel (2009): COP 211- Co-operative Economics I, National Open

University of Nigeria (NOUN), Lagos. ISBN: 978-058-455-2

 

  1. Obaka, Inabo Abel and MAI-LAFIA, D. I. (2009): COP 215- Agricultural Co-operatives, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Lagos. ISBN: 978-058-633-4

 

  1. Obaka, Inabo Abel and Jelil Sufiyan. (2014): ECO 346-Financial Institutions. National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Lagos. ISBN:

 

  1. Obaka, Inabo Abel (2014): ECO 324- History of Economic Thought, National Open

University of Nigeria (NOUN), Lagos. ISBN:

 

  1. Obaka, Inabo Abel and Benjamin Adegbola (2014): ECO 343- Monetary Theory and Policy. National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Lagos. ISBN:

 

 

COMMUNITY SERVICE

1. Mentoring: Appointed Mentor in June 2013 by Cherie Blair Foundation for Mentoring Women in Business.

2. Youths Empowerment: Facilitated donation of Computer sets at Schools in Kogi State by Global Integrated Education Volunteers Association (GIEVA) and enlistment of Students for USA scholarship scheme.

3. Newspaper Articles: As a freelance writer/Guest Columnist, I publish on a regular basis, powerful articles on socio-economic and political issues in Nigeria. I have over 100 published articles. From the feedbacks I got, my articles mold public opinions and influences Government Policies.