Selected Academic Publications

Adeiza, M. & Howard, P. N. (2016) New social media practices: Potential for development, democracy and anti-democratic practices in Daniel Hammett and and Jean Grugel, (Eds.) Palgrave handbook of international development. London: Palgrave.

Adeiza, M. & Howard, P. N. (2016) From #BringBackOurGirls to SomeoneTellCNN: Social media and soft power politics in Africa in Hayden, C., et al (Eds.). Routledge handbook of soft power. London: Routledge.

Adeiza, M. (2014) New media, old politics: Digital media, elections and democracy consolidation in Nigeria. CMDS Working Paper 2014.3; accessed October 13, 2015 from


Public Scholarship

Adeiza, M. (2013, March 19). The trouble with social media in Africa. Retrieved March 31, 2016, from