Gani Olalekan Bakare

Room 133

15 Bute Gardens

Urban Studies

School of Social and Political Sciences


Off. Phone: 0141 330 2000

Mobile: 07424313116


Research title: Urban Renewal and the Livelihoods of the Urban Poor in the Marginalised Informal Community of Makoko, Lagos, Nigeria.

Research Summary

Research Topic: Urban Informality, Poverty and Marginality: Investigating the Lived Experience of Urban Poor in Ajegunle and Makoko, Lagos, Nigeria.

Research Interests:

Urban Informality

Urban Poverty

Social Marginality

Inclusive City Research


Sponsor / Funder

TETfund Scholarship 2018, NFP/NUFFIC Fellowship Grant 2014

Additional Information

M.Sc. Urban and Regional Planning (Ibadan)

PgD Urban Environmental Management (Rotterdam)

B.Tech. (Hons) Urban and Regional Planning (Ogbomoso)