11 Apr 2022
The Crime Paradox:
Analyst, Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime
Babajide is an analyst for the GI-TOC West Africa Observatory. He has been largely involved in designing and coordinating the open source information collection plan, in the area of organised crime, corruption and conflict in Nigeria, Ghana and Anglophone Cameroon. He is also a specialist in open source information research, intelligence analysis and data gathering. Babajide has spent the last six years writing on geopolitical developments, crime, unrests and terrorism in Nigeria, Gulf of Guinea, and wider West Africa. He holds the American Society of Industrial Security’s (ASIS) Physical Security Professional certification, with a degree in Intelligence and Security Studies from at Afe Babalola University.
Director, Strategic Planning, INTERPOL (retired)
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Senior Fellow, Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime
Senior Analyst, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime
Senior Analyst, Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime
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