Emeka L. Umejei

PhD, Journalism and Media Studies, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa


Visiting Assistant Professor of Journalism and Media Studies
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Emeka Umejei has the unique advantage of having an academic knowledge and a professional experience of Journalism. He has been a print, TV and online journalist for more than one decade. Emeka Umejei holds a master's degree in Journalism and Media Studies from Rhodes University in Grahamstown and a PhD in Journalism and Media Studies from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Emeka Umejei has been published in international  academic journals such as Africa-East-Asian Affairs, Chinese Journal of Communication and African Jouralism Studies. He is widely quoted on Chinese media in Africa and has written several opinion articles on the subject.
AUN Courses
  • Feature Writing
  • Globalization
  • Media and Development
  • Senior Research Project
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